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, 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.


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.


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.


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.


Thursday, February 17, 2022

Unbuild Better: a Collegetown Case Study in Deconstruction

Assistant Professor of architecture Felix Heisel is supervising the deconstruction of homes in Ithaca NY, all formerly serving as student apartments, with an eye to circular construction design and sustainable building materials reuse.


Wednesday, February 16, 2022

Remembering Frances M. "Franny" Shloss (B.Arch. '45), 1923–2022

From uniquely challenging beginnings as an architecture student to her enduring dedication to her alma mater, AAP remembers Franny Shloss by her legacy of determination, generosity, and her artist's soul.


Friday, February 4, 2022

Architecture Breaks Ground at 150 Years

Architecture at 150: Leading scholars and designers join the department in celebrating and challenging histories, and imagining possible futures.


Monday, January 24, 2022

Spring 2022: A Look Ahead

Following two years of extraordinary effort and resolve, flexibility, imagination, and creativity fuel the upcoming semester.


Friday, January 14, 2022

Students Engage with Black 'Memory Workers' in NYC

Students travel to Brownsville, Brooklyn to explore African American heritage sites and meet the people whose work keeps this history alive. In the Cornell Chronicle.


Tuesday, January 11, 2022

Faculty Build Network of Community-engaged Teachers, Scholars

In the Cornell Chronicle, visiting critic in architecture Dillon Pranger has been named a Faculty Fellow in Engaged Learning. The program supports the faculty member's growth and development of networks with other engaged faculty.


Wednesday, January 5, 2022

Five Ways To Make Sustainability A Resolution

Assistant Professor Felix Heisel, architecture, recommends a shift in the way we design, build and manage our built environment, from linear resource consumption to circular material usage. In the Cornell Chronicle.


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