In the Media

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

New Art Exhibition Explores How the African Diaspora Influenced Cultures Around the World

Curator of Black Atlantic Hugh Hayden (B.Arch. '07) speaks with WNYC about this new exhibition in Brooklyn Bridge Park, on view until November 27.

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

By Redrawing the Way We Design, Build, and "Unbuild," Circularity Could Reduce Forced Labor in the Building Industry

In an op-ed for the Architect's Newspaper, Architecture Professor of the Practice Florian Idenburg argues that localizing construction through de- and reconstruction could greatly benefit labor conditions.

Wednesday, May 11, 2022

Renters Are the Overlooked Victims of Big Investors

In an op-ed for The Hill, CRP Associate Professor Suzanne Lanyi Charles offers suggestions on how to protect families from the practices of mega-landlords who compromise housing stability, security, and affordability.

Wednesday, May 11, 2022

How Do We Memorialize the Pandemic?

As the United States nears its one millionth COVID-19-related death, the Boston Globe presents proposals from a collection of artists for memorials, including This Land by Art Chair Paul Ramírez Jonas.

Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Elevated Conversations: Melody Tang, AIA, and Ryan Jang, AIA

The American Institute of Architects speaks with Melody Tang (B.Arch. '03), a recipient of the 2022 AIA Young Architects Award, about her career path, the importance of diversity and inclusion, and more.

Thursday, May 5, 2022

120k of These Pennies Are in Circulation; Do You Have One in Your Pocket?

Artist Jill Magid (B.F.A. '95) speaks with NPR about her pandemic-era public artwork that uses inscribed pennies and the film about the process showing in Brooklyn this weekend.

Thursday, May 5, 2022

Ifeoma Ebo Wants Eric Adams to Appoint a Public Realm Czar

Ifeoma Ebo (B.Arch. '02) talks with Curbed about her New York City home, her career path, and her perspectives on the city as an urban planner.

Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Winners of 2022 Architectural League Prize Respond to Design Complexities Rooted in Place

The Architect's Newspaper reports that Architecture Assistant Professor Farzin Lotfi-Jam and Nathan Friedman (B.Arch. '09) are among the winners of this prestigious annual award, which recognizes visionary work by young practitioners.

Friday, April 29, 2022

Will Rising Seas Engulf NJ's History?

Climate Central / NJ Spotlight reporting includes CRP Professor Sara Bronin's perspective on how legal standards typically applied to physical changes to preservation sites inadequately address climate change.

Tuesday, April 26, 2022

Mui Ho's Gift to Endow Center for Cities Included in Roundup of Notable Contributions

The Chronicle of Philanthropy's list includes coverage of a $25 million gift from Mui Ho to establish the center, which will support research, teaching, and partnerships dedicated to fostering more sustainable and just cities.

Tuesday, April 26, 2022

Founders of Dream the Combine and MOS Architects Among Winners of the 2022–23 Rome Prize

The Architect's Newspaper reports the award of the American Academy's Rome Prize in Architecture to Assistant Professor Jennifer Newsom and Assistant Professor of the Practice Tom Carruthers, founding principals of Dream The Combine.

Friday, April 22, 2022

Interview: Carson Chan on Climate Crisis and the Challenge of the Architectural Canon

Pin-Up Magazine profiles Carson Chan (B.Arch. '04), covering his engagement with sustainability and equity issues in architecture and his work in climate activism.

Thursday, April 21, 2022

The Future of Practice: Interview with Imani Day of RVSN Studios

As part of an ongoing series highlighting younger architects, Architectural Record speaks with Imani Day (B.Arch. '11) about her practice and the establishment of her own firm.

Thursday, April 21, 2022

Meet the Candidates for AIA 2023 First Vice President/2024 President-Elect

Architect Magazine interviews Kimberly Dowdell (B.Arch. '06), candidate for an American Institute of Architects board leadership position, about her qualifications, platform, and outlook on the profession.

Thursday, April 21, 2022

White House Puts Out a Playbook to Help Rural Areas Get Infrastructure Funding

CRP Professor Mildred Warner speaks with NPR about the challenges local governments face when seeking federal funding.

Tuesday, April 19, 2022

SO–IL, Johnston Marklee Among American Academy of Arts and Letters 2022 Architecture Award Winners

The Architect's Newspaper spotlights winners of the academy's 2022 Architecture Awards, which includes Architecture Professor of the Practice Florian Idenburg, cofounding principal of Brooklyn-based SO–IL.

Monday, April 18, 2022

At Venice Biennale, a 'Different Notion of Nation'

In the New York Times, Professor of Art History and Indigenous art specialist Jolene Rickard comments on the significance of the Venice Biennale pavilion dedicated entirely to Sámi artists.

Tuesday, April 12, 2022

Ghanaian Pavilion: Returning Country's Presentation to Spill Out Across Venice

The Art Newspaper previews Ghana's pavilion at the Venice Biennale, which will include Na Chainkua Reindorf (M.F.A. '17) in an exhibition titled Black Star: the Museum as Freedom.

Tuesday, April 12, 2022

Expo of Biomaterial Structures Populates University of Virginia Campus, Created by Architecture Students and Scholars

Archinect explores a UVA exhibition led by Katie MacDonald (B.Arch. '13) and Kyle Schumann (B.Arch. '13) which includes a project by architecture faculty Leslie Lok and Sasa Zivkovic's HANNAH studio.

Monday, April 11, 2022

House Price Squeeze: "I Bid Dozens of Times but Lost"

For the BBC, Associate Professor of City and Regional Planning Suzanne Lanyi Charles comments on rising home prices.

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