In the Media

Thursday, December 2, 2021

Ithaca Launches City-Wide Decarbonization, Partners with Climate Startup and Cornellians

Assistant Professor Felix Heisel, architecture, is quoted in Cornell Daily Sun coverage of the City of Ithaca's carbon-neutral plan. Heisel's Cornell Circular Construction Lab consulted on the proposal that was passed this fall.

Thursday, December 2, 2021

Cornell Photographer Exhibits Work at Campus Gallery

The Ithaca Times reviews AAP staff photographer William Staffeld's solo retrospective exhibition at Cornell's John Hartell Gallery in November. Staffeld will retire in January after 37 years at Cornell.

Wednesday, December 1, 2021

Dan Kaplan of FXCollaborative: Five Things You Need To Know To Succeed In The Real Estate Industry

Kaplan (B.Arch. '84) tells Authority Magazine about attending AAP Architecture during the peak influence of theorists Colin Rowe and Mattias Ungers, firms where he trained in the discipline and creating city skylines from Istanbul to NYC.

Wednesday, December 1, 2021

The Top Urban Planning Books of 2021

Planetizen selects Sekou Cooke's (B.Arch. '99) Hip-Hop Architecture, which invites readers to compare b-boys to architecture and to imagine the kinds of built environments that would warrant such a description.

Tuesday, November 23, 2021

Own an Old Barn? A New Tax Credit Aims to Spur Rehab, Transformation of Old Structures

CRP's Professor Michael Tomlan tells Binghamton Press Connects that there are thousands of barns in need of rehabilitation throughout New York state. If signed before the start of the 2022 legislative session in January, a new law will help.

Tuesday, November 23, 2021

Department of Art at 100: New Leadership, Faculty, and Practice

As AAP's Department of Art marks its centennial, times past meet times to come with recent transitions in leadership and a renewed emphasis on faculty mentorship. In Art & Education.

Monday, November 22, 2021

The Sculptural Facade of This Store Offers a Hint of What Is Inside

Contemporist profiles a unique retail store in Wuhan, China, designed by Antistatics Architecture, the firm of Assistant Professor of the Practice Martin Miller, in collaboration with artist Yue Minjun.

Friday, November 19, 2021

Migration Roundtable Discusses Indigenous Displacement, Racism

The Cornell Daily Sun reports Associate Professor Jolene Rickard, Art and History of Art and Visual Studies, gave a presentation on the power of visual media to express the complexities of both Indigenous resistance and colonial violence.

Wednesday, November 17, 2021

An Expanded Approach to the Analysis of Cities

In Planetizen, Martha Frish (M.A. HPP '81) writes about her work using a "scenes approach" comprised of businesses, people, and practices of similarly distinct aesthetics that can help our understanding of cities.

Tuesday, November 16, 2021

Lack of Watershed Laws Cited by Seneca-Keuka Watershed Partnership

Finger Lakes Times reports on the preliminary findings of the spring '21 CRP Land Use, Environmental Planning, and Urban Design Workshop led by Associate Professor of the Practice George Frantz.

Tuesday, November 16, 2021

What We Learn from Experience and Reflection

Upon the dedication of Cornell's David M. Einhorn Center for Community Engagement., Einhorn Collaborative director Jennifer Hoos Rothberg (B.S. URS '04, M.R.P. '05) reflects on her community-engaged learning experiences as a CRP student.

Monday, November 15, 2021

Warming Trends: Climate Divide in the Classroom, an All-Electric City and Rising Global Temperatures' Effects on Mental Health

Inside Climate News features Assistant Professor Felix Heisel, architecture, and the first of its kind plan adopted by the City of Ithaca, New York, to be an all-electric city by 2030.

Tuesday, November 9, 2021

And This Is Why It's Useful to Talk about Historical Examples of Institutionalized Racism

Historian and CRP Professor Thomas J. Campanella adds credence to an example of racism embedded within infrastructure, a view that is repeatedly debated in partisan politics, according to the Washington Post.

Monday, November 8, 2021

To Fight Climate Change, Ithaca Votes to Decarbonize Its Buildings By 2030

Continued coverage from NPR on how the city plans to cut 400k tons-per-year CO2 emissions by 40%. AAP research labs led by assistant professors of architecture Timur Dogan and Felix Heisel are consultants on the project.

Thursday, November 4, 2021

This U.S. City Just Voted to Decarbonize Every Single Building

In The Washington Post, the city of Ithaca NY unanimously approved a plan to decarbonize and electrify buildings with consulting from Cornell research labs led by assistant professors of architecture Timur Dogan and Felix Heisel.

Tuesday, November 2, 2021

New Study Explicitly Links Protection of Water Access with Lower COVID-19 Infection and Death Rates

Further coverage of Mildred Warner's and Xue Zhang's (Ph.D. RS '19) study on water shut-offs and COVID, in the U.K. journal Sciencemag.

Monday, November 1, 2021

Moving To The Suburbs? Don't Become A NIMBY

Bustle quotes CRP Professor Sara Bronin on obstacles and progress to policy changes to exclusive zoning laws that select for single-family housing rather than other kinds of multiunit housing, curtailing housing supply.

Friday, October 29, 2021

Helping Low-Income People Afford Cars

Consumer Reports covers CRP Assistant Professor Nicholas Klein's recent paper on subsidized car loans for low-income persons and households, saying The Vehicles for Change program may be a solution to transportation barriers for many.

Friday, October 29, 2021

Oppenheim Architecture Breaks Ground on Desert Rock Resort in the Mountains of Saudi Arabia

DesignBoom details Chad Oppenheim's (B.Arch. '94) and Oppenheim Architects' project that fully integrates the build into the rocky surroundings and minimizes impacts, a tribute to the firm's philosophy to build with the land.

Thursday, October 28, 2021

Hugh Hayden Explores the Thorny Sides of the American Dream

Interviewed in W, the B.Arch. '07 graduate and multi-media artist says no one can tell you what to expect or how to be successful. Hayden's special exhibition Boogey Men opens Nov. 30 at the Institute of Contemporary Art Miami.

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