Features

Thursday, May 12, 2022

Migrations Grants Fund Worldwide Interdisciplinary Projects

The Cornell Chronicle highlights awarded faculty research, including work by Architecture Professor Esra Akcan, Art Visiting Associate Professor Renate Ferro, and Architecture Assistant Professor Tao DuFour.


Wednesday, May 11, 2022

Perspective in Tension: Explorations with Leeza Meksin

Assistant Professor of Art Leeza Meksin invites us into her studio to explore the intersection of gender, architecture, garments, and painting in her colorful and highly textured work.


Tuesday, May 10, 2022

National Zoning Atlas Launched to Make America's Patchwork of Codes Accessible and Comprehensible

Professor of City and Regional Planning Sara Bronin's zoning atlas initiative is a first-of-its-kind effort to translate and standardize zoning codes across the U.S. into a single, accessible online resource.


Wednesday, April 27, 2022

Privatization, Poverty Threaten Water Affordability

CRP Professor Mildred Warner speaks with the Cornell Chronicle about the problem of rising water rates in the U.S., especially for low-income communities and communities of color.


Wednesday, April 27, 2022

Building Pathways: Lessons in Collaborative Instruction and Community Engaged Design

This semester, a compelling conversation across architecture, landscape architecture, and planning has been made possible through the collaborative strategies of three AAP studios focused around work in Salamanca, New York.


Tuesday, April 19, 2022

Major Gift Endows Cornell Mui Ho Center for Cities in AAP

Mui Ho's (B.Arch. '66) major gift of $25M endows and names the center, advancing research, teaching, and partnerships for more sustainable and just cities.


Tuesday, April 19, 2022

2022 Cornell Biennial Artist Preview

The Cornell Chronicle provides details on the wide array of included artworks, installations, and performances, which will imagine how artistic futurities might generate cultural transformation.


Monday, April 18, 2022

Intersections: Jeffrey Chusid on Exchange, Evolution, and Conflict in Planning

From Cornell in Rome, Professor of City and Regional Planning Jeffrey Chusid shares thoughts on his work as a preservation planner and critical concerns for the discipline today.


Friday, April 15, 2022

Want to Build a Sofa? Or a Hot Tub? AAP Alum Can Show You How

Cornellians profiles designer Ben Uyeda (B.Arch. '04, M.Arch. '05), whose DIY tutorials for constructing simple and affordable home furnishings have attracted a worldwide following.


Monday, April 11, 2022

"I Want to Open People's Eyes": Tips From an Art Historian

Cornellians speaks with Janetta Rebold Benton (B.F.A. '67) about her guide How To Understand Art, which helps readers to think carefully and critically about art.


Friday, April 1, 2022

SCHOOLWORK: Reimagining Pedagogy for an Evolving World

The 2022 Preston Thomas Memorial Symposium series Breaking Ground(s) concludes with "Schoolwork," three lectures and a dialogue between leading voices on architecture and design education today and in the future.


Thursday, March 24, 2022

Cornell Atkinson Advances Four Joint Research Projects, Deepens EDF Partnership

Assistant Professor Linda Shi, CRP, will assist the new NYC Mayor's Office of Climate and Environmental Justice in connecting housing advocacy groups, community organizations, academics, and government staff to develop strategies for flood relief.


Wednesday, March 23, 2022

Radical Collaboration Initiative Adds AI, Quantum, Design Tech

In the Cornell Chronicle, Artificial Intelligence, Design + Technology, and Quantum Science & Technology will become part of the "Radical Collaboration Drives Discovery" initiative with Dean Yoon as the leading dean for Design + Technology.


Tuesday, March 22, 2022

Online Archive Showcases Work of AAP Alumni

In Cornellians, AAP launches a web-based alumni archive highlighting a broad range of talent among graduates of the architecture, art, and planning disciplines at Cornell.


Monday, March 21, 2022

Return Of The Dragon: Two-Headed Beast Revives Dragon Day

In the Cornell Chronicle, first- and second-year architecture students join forces to resurrect the dragon, promised to be the largest to date, as Dragon Day returns April 1 after a two-year hiatus.


Monday, March 14, 2022

FORMWORK Forges Diversity and Sustainability in Design

The second session of the Breaking Ground(s) symposium, titled "FORMWORK," features three architects whose work brings diverse perspectives and social commitments to the practice of design and pedagogy.


Wednesday, March 9, 2022

Looking at After, Cornell Journal of Architecture Vol. 12

After follows a pandemic-related delay but continues the tradition of showing boundary-pushing work from faculty, students, alumni, and visitors in the Department of Architecture.


Friday, March 4, 2022

Laying GROUNDWORK: Relationality, Land, and Ways of Knowing

Marking the Department of Architecture's 150th academic year, the first session of Breaking Ground(s), titled "GROUNDWORK," invites three leading voices who ask: How can we bring radically divergent histories of land and place into conversation?


Thursday, February 24, 2022

Sharing History: The AAP Alumni Archive

Generously supported by alumna Mui Ho (B.Arch.'66), the new AAP Alumni Archive is built on her belief in the importance of community connections across time.


Tuesday, February 22, 2022

Art at 100, Across Cultures and Time

The Department of Art marks a century from its founding academic year with a program of public events including exhibitions, artist talks, and panel discussions that look to both the past and future of art practice and pedagogy at Cornell AAP.


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