Tag Archives: Architecture
Browse the website of United States Artists and you can’t miss the photo of Janet Echelman’s gorgeous sculpture flying over the Boston Greenway. She’s been named a USA Fellow this year in architecture and design, one of eight creative disciplines … read more
Philip Freelon (LF '90) was in town last week to join the festivities to inaugurate the new Phil Freelon Fellowship.
Last week Richard and Ruth Rogers visited the GSD for the seventh year of the Senior Loeb Scholars program. Lord Rogers spoke twice publicly over the week, on Tuesday giving the annual lecture for the Harvard Center for Green Buildings … read more
The Loeb Fellowship welcomes architect Richard Rogers and chef Ruth Rogers to the Graduate School of Design this week for the Senior Loeb Scholar residency. October 18: Harvard Center for Green Buildings and Cities Annual Lecture by Richard Rogers, 6:30-8:30 … read more
Cathleen McGuigan, editor of Architectural Record and LF ’93, celebrates the places where long buried African American history “is now emerging into the light, capped by the triumph of African American achievement—or dominance—in every aspect of our culture and society.” … read more
Alexandra Lange explores the new National Museum of African American History and Culture and appraises its physical and symbolic success in rendering a critical missing dimension of the American experience. She finds that “The placement of the NMAAHC, whose exhibits … read more
The buzz in DC last weekend was all about the opening of the new National Museum of African American History and Culture, designed by Phil Freelon (LF ‘90, lead architect) and David Adjaye (lead designer).
From his experience living and working among refugees, Alessandro Petti discusses the “architecture of exile,” and cites some surprising truths about life in the camps.
Submissions are now being accepted for the Rudy Bruner Award for Urban Excellence, celebrating urban places that are distinguished by quality design and their social and economic contributions to our nation’s cities. Winners offer creative placemaking solutions that transcend the boundaries between architecture, urban … read more