Shelter: Rethinking How We Live in Los Angeles

Shelter: Rethinking How We Live in Los Angeles, features the imaginative work of Los Angeles-based architecture and design practices Bureau Spectacular, LA Más, Lorcan O’Herlihy Architects, MAD Architects, PAR, and wHY. The inaugural exhibition at A+D’s new home in the Los […]

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Shelter: Rethinking How We Live in Los Angeles

Shelter: Rethinking How We Live in Los Angeles, features the imaginative work of Los Angeles-based architecture and design practices Bureau Spectacular, LA Más, Lorcan O’Herlihy Architects, MAD Architects, PAR, and wHY. The inaugural exhibition at A+D’s new home in the Los […]

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PIDGIN

Fluid Pleasure On the Road Project LA co-authored a text about their recreation of Allan Kaprow’s happening Fluids to the Magic-themed issue of the bi-annual student publication of the Princeton School of Architecture. Read the essay

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PIDGIN

Fluid Pleasure On the Road Project LA co-authored a text about their recreation of Allan Kaprow’s happening Fluids to the Magic-themed issue of the bi-annual student publication of the Princeton School of Architecture. Read the essay

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Architect Magazine

Detail: The Tiles of Studio Libeskind’s Vanke Pavilion Rising from the grounds of Expo 2015 in Milan, Italy, the Vanke Pavilion by Daniel Libeskind, AIA, can be read as both sculpture and building. Named after the Chinese real estate developer […]

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Architect Magazine

Detail: The Tiles of Studio Libeskind’s Vanke Pavilion Rising from the grounds of Expo 2015 in Milan, Italy, the Vanke Pavilion by Daniel Libeskind, AIA, can be read as both sculpture and building. Named after the Chinese real estate developer […]

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Architect Magazine

Postcard from Milan: Expo 2015 While most pavilions at the 2015 Milan Expo merely echo the sentiment of this year’s theme—Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life—others employ the pavilion quite literally as a source of inspiration and strategy to address […]

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Architect Magazine

Postcard from Milan: Expo 2015 While most pavilions at the 2015 Milan Expo merely echo the sentiment of this year’s theme—Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life—others employ the pavilion quite literally as a source of inspiration and strategy to address […]

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Architect Magazine

Ehrlich Architects’ Embrace of “Multicultural Modernism” A review of projects around the firm’s home city of Los Angeles (and beyond) reflects a sensitivity to the spirit of place. “Our houses influence our other projects and vice-versa,” says Steven Ehrlich, FAIA, […]

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Architect Magazine

Ehrlich Architects’ Embrace of “Multicultural Modernism” A review of projects around the firm’s home city of Los Angeles (and beyond) reflects a sensitivity to the spirit of place. “Our houses influence our other projects and vice-versa,” says Steven Ehrlich, FAIA, […]

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Architect Magazine

Emerging Talent: Jimenez Lai “Treatise: Why Write Alone?,” organized by Jimenez Lai, brings together 14 young design offices to consider the architectural treatise as a means of theoretical inquiry, experimentation, and debate. The exhibition, currently on view at the Graham […]

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Architect Magazine

Emerging Talent: Jimenez Lai “Treatise: Why Write Alone?,” organized by Jimenez Lai, brings together 14 young design offices to consider the architectural treatise as a means of theoretical inquiry, experimentation, and debate. The exhibition, currently on view at the Graham […]

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Point of Contact Gallery

Suspended Memories by Liene Bosquê Liene Bosquê has been interested in the history of vernacular as well as iconic architecture of small and big cities. In reinterpreting symbolic constructions into miniature sculptures that allude to travel souvenirs, the artist tackles […]

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Point of Contact Gallery

Suspended Memories by Liene Bosquê Liene Bosquê has been interested in the history of vernacular as well as iconic architecture of small and big cities. In reinterpreting symbolic constructions into miniature sculptures that allude to travel souvenirs, the artist tackles […]

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Architect Magazine

Next Progressives: Matter Design For Brandon Clifford and Wes McGee, architecture has always been about the connection between drawing and making things, and the interplay between history and technology. Pursuing different degrees at Georgia Tech—Clifford in architecture and McGee in […]

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Architect Magazine

Next Progressives: Matter Design For Brandon Clifford and Wes McGee, architecture has always been about the connection between drawing and making things, and the interplay between history and technology. Pursuing different degrees at Georgia Tech—Clifford in architecture and McGee in […]

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Architect Magazine

Next Progressives: dSPACE Studio For Chicago-based design firm dSPACE Studio, architecture is not only about the synthesis of art, science, and technology, but also about human connections. After earning his M.Arch. from Syracuse University, dSPACE founder and principal Kevin Toukoumidis, […]

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Architect Magazine

Next Progressives: dSPACE Studio For Chicago-based design firm dSPACE Studio, architecture is not only about the synthesis of art, science, and technology, but also about human connections. After earning his M.Arch. from Syracuse University, dSPACE founder and principal Kevin Toukoumidis, […]

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Decoding Asian Urbanism

Edited by Farooq Ameen Essays by Frances Anderton, Kenneth Frampton, Jonathan Louie, Sam Lubell, Qingyun Ma, Rahul Mehrotra, Danielle Rago, and Dr. Ken Yeang. Decoding Asian Urbanism explores those urban interventions that are crucial in shaping the physical and spatial […]

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Decoding Asian Urbanism

Edited by Farooq Ameen Essays by Frances Anderton, Kenneth Frampton, Jonathan Louie, Sam Lubell, Qingyun Ma, Rahul Mehrotra, Danielle Rago, and Dr. Ken Yeang. Decoding Asian Urbanism explores those urban interventions that are crucial in shaping the physical and spatial […]

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Architect Magazine

‘Q&A with Academy Museum Director Kerry Brougher’ Amid mixed reactions and some controversy, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences recently unveiled plans for a new museum, designed by Renzo Piano, Hon. FAIA, of Genoa, Italy–based Renzo Piano Building Workshop and Zoltan Pali, […]

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Architect Magazine

‘Q&A with Academy Museum Director Kerry Brougher’ Amid mixed reactions and some controversy, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences recently unveiled plans for a new museum, designed by Renzo Piano, Hon. FAIA, of Genoa, Italy–based Renzo Piano Building Workshop and Zoltan Pali, […]

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A+D Museum

Come In! S,M,L,XLA An exhibition of spatial interventions reflecting on the inquiry of space that took place at the A+D Museum in Los Angeles from June 19-September 14, 2014. Participants included Natasha Bajc; Laurel Broughton, WELCOMEPROJECTS; Jae Won Cho, J1 […]

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A+D Museum

Come In! S,M,L,XLA An exhibition of spatial interventions reflecting on the inquiry of space that took place at the A+D Museum in Los Angeles from June 19-September 14, 2014. Participants included Natasha Bajc; Laurel Broughton, WELCOMEPROJECTS; Jae Won Cho, J1 […]

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OFFICEUS

Selected as a global outpost for OfficeUS, the U.S. Pavilion for the 14th International Architecture Exhibition — la Biennale di Venezia. Participated in the development and implementation of selected projects that addressed this year’s theme – Absorbing Modernity: 1914-2014, in collaboration with the 6 Office US Partners […]

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OFFICEUS

Selected as a global outpost for OfficeUS, the U.S. Pavilion for the 14th International Architecture Exhibition — la Biennale di Venezia. Participated in the development and implementation of selected projects that addressed this year’s theme – Absorbing Modernity: 1914-2014, in collaboration with the 6 Office US Partners […]

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On the Road

Top of Mount Lee On the Road’s fifth and final event, climbing to the top of Mt. Lee in the Hollywood Hills,concludes our yearlong journey. The Hollywood Sign is a landmark and cultural icon positioned atop of one of the most recognizable hillsides […]

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On the Road

Top of Mount Lee On the Road’s fifth and final event, climbing to the top of Mt. Lee in the Hollywood Hills,concludes our yearlong journey. The Hollywood Sign is a landmark and cultural icon positioned atop of one of the most recognizable hillsides […]

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Architectural Association

AA Conversations, ‘Innovative Housing: Los Angeles Visiting School’ Los Angeles is a city developed around and defined by houses rather than large architectural monuments. The singular residential unit is an elastic object, having long nurtured experimental pursuits and critical inquiry. […]

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Architectural Association

AA Conversations, ‘Innovative Housing: Los Angeles Visiting School’ Los Angeles is a city developed around and defined by houses rather than large architectural monuments. The singular residential unit is an elastic object, having long nurtured experimental pursuits and critical inquiry. […]

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Storefront for Art and Architecture

‘Letters to the Mayor’ Invited to participate in the ‘Letters to the Mayor’ exhibit at Storefront for Art and Architecture in New York on April 29 through May 24, 2014 that presents fifty letters written by international architects to the political […]

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Storefront for Art and Architecture

‘Letters to the Mayor’ Invited to participate in the ‘Letters to the Mayor’ exhibit at Storefront for Art and Architecture in New York on April 29 through May 24, 2014 that presents fifty letters written by international architects to the political […]

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On the Road

Amado @ Saturmino On the Road‘s fourth program was located poolside at The Amado in Central Palm Springs during Modernism Week. In Southern California the pool is a pervasive element in the landscape. From Hockney’s Paper Pools to Ruscha’s Nine Swimming […]

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On the Road

Amado @ Saturmino On the Road‘s fourth program was located poolside at The Amado in Central Palm Springs during Modernism Week. In Southern California the pool is a pervasive element in the landscape. From Hockney’s Paper Pools to Ruscha’s Nine Swimming […]

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LACMA

Provided consulting and later worked as Exhibition Director for Diane von Furstenberg’s Journey of a Dress exhibit at LACMA West in the historic Wilshire May Company building. The exhibition which ran from January 11 through May 30, 2014, featured a retrospective […]

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LACMA

Provided consulting and later worked as Exhibition Director for Diane von Furstenberg’s Journey of a Dress exhibit at LACMA West in the historic Wilshire May Company building. The exhibition which ran from January 11 through May 30, 2014, featured a retrospective […]

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Paris College of Art

72 Assignments: The Foundation Course in Art and Design Today Edited by Chloe Briggs Essays by Deborah Adams Doering, Edwin Aitken, Yong Andersson, Michael Arrigo, Anne Attali, Andrea Bandoni, Holly Barton, Catherine Behrent, Chloe Briggs, Kate Briggs, Brogan Bunt, Dr […]

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Paris College of Art

72 Assignments: The Foundation Course in Art and Design Today Edited by Chloe Briggs Essays by Deborah Adams Doering, Edwin Aitken, Yong Andersson, Michael Arrigo, Anne Attali, Andrea Bandoni, Holly Barton, Catherine Behrent, Chloe Briggs, Kate Briggs, Brogan Bunt, Dr […]

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On the Road

West of La Brea Los Angeles is a city developed around and defined by houses rather than large architectural monuments. The singular residential unit is an elastic object, having long nurtured experimental pursuits and critical inquiry. Participants in On the Road 3 have […]

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On the Road

West of La Brea Los Angeles is a city developed around and defined by houses rather than large architectural monuments. The singular residential unit is an elastic object, having long nurtured experimental pursuits and critical inquiry. Participants in On the Road 3 have […]

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ART:I:CURATE

Early contributor providing curatorial direction to ART:I:CURATE, a new digital and physical platform for curating and collecting contemporary art based in London and New York. Read more

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ART:I:CURATE

Early contributor providing curatorial direction to ART:I:CURATE, a new digital and physical platform for curating and collecting contemporary art based in London and New York. Read more

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Domus

‘Mediating between publics’ Transforming a vacant 750 square-metres warehouse space in the Salford district of Manchester, England, Maurice Carlin’s latest project Performance Publishing is a site-specific piece that mediates between analog and digital modalities of production and exhibition. An extension of the artist’s previous […]

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Domus

‘Mediating between publics’ Transforming a vacant 750 square-metres warehouse space in the Salford district of Manchester, England, Maurice Carlin’s latest project Performance Publishing is a site-specific piece that mediates between analog and digital modalities of production and exhibition. An extension of the artist’s previous […]

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Domus

‘Anthony Viscardi: Tracing Time to Measure Space’ Liberating architecture from the practical constraints of building, American artist Anthony Viscardi examines the space between art and architecture through explorations of solid/void, presence/absence, static/dynamic, and material/ephemeral continuums. Trained as an architect, Viscardi uses […]

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Domus

‘Anthony Viscardi: Tracing Time to Measure Space’ Liberating architecture from the practical constraints of building, American artist Anthony Viscardi examines the space between art and architecture through explorations of solid/void, presence/absence, static/dynamic, and material/ephemeral continuums. Trained as an architect, Viscardi uses […]

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Domus

‘Never Built Los Angeles’ The wave of nostalgia that has recently infiltrated Los Angeles with The Getty’s Pacific Standard Time programming continues in a new exhibit at the A+D Museum titled “Never Built: Los Angeles”. As its name suggests, the exhibition […]

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Domus

‘Never Built Los Angeles’ The wave of nostalgia that has recently infiltrated Los Angeles with The Getty’s Pacific Standard Time programming continues in a new exhibit at the A+D Museum titled “Never Built: Los Angeles”. As its name suggests, the exhibition […]

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WIRED

‘This all-in-one bicycle is designed to replace cars in the city’ Architects spend their time worrying how a building suits a city. So when Belgian-Danish architect Julien De Smedt, 37, designed a bike, along with William Ravn, he was less […]

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WIRED

‘This all-in-one bicycle is designed to replace cars in the city’ Architects spend their time worrying how a building suits a city. So when Belgian-Danish architect Julien De Smedt, 37, designed a bike, along with William Ravn, he was less […]

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On the Road

Glendale @ La Clede Occupying the isolated space of a median and an adjacent courtyard, On the Road‘s second event took place at Glendale @ La Clede in Atwater Village on August 25, 2013 from 6-9pm. Connected by a dialogue of relative […]

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On the Road

Glendale @ La Clede Occupying the isolated space of a median and an adjacent courtyard, On the Road‘s second event took place at Glendale @ La Clede in Atwater Village on August 25, 2013 from 6-9pm. Connected by a dialogue of relative […]

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Domus

‘Gwangju Folly Project 2013’ Follies in architecture are traditionally buildings constructed primarily for decorative purposes. Spectacular conversation pieces they might be, these buildings and/or structures had no other formative use besides mere ornamentation until the 19th and 20th centuries. It […]

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Domus

‘Gwangju Folly Project 2013’ Follies in architecture are traditionally buildings constructed primarily for decorative purposes. Spectacular conversation pieces they might be, these buildings and/or structures had no other formative use besides mere ornamentation until the 19th and 20th centuries. It […]

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Domus

‘Neutra revisited’ Taking history as her point of departure, Bryony Roberts’ installation Inverting Neutra reconsiders the relationship between the iconic modern house, the architect who created it and the surrounding environment of Southern California – both past and present. It also engages with […]

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Domus

‘Neutra revisited’ Taking history as her point of departure, Bryony Roberts’ installation Inverting Neutra reconsiders the relationship between the iconic modern house, the architect who created it and the surrounding environment of Southern California – both past and present. It also engages with […]

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Domus

‘Rain Room’ Playing with the scope, scale and accessibility of traditional exhibitions in contemporary art museums, London-based design studio rAndom International creates digitally immersive environments that have performative qualities that draw on op art, kinetics, and post-minimalism. The latest and most ambitious iteration […]

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Domus

‘Rain Room’ Playing with the scope, scale and accessibility of traditional exhibitions in contemporary art museums, London-based design studio rAndom International creates digitally immersive environments that have performative qualities that draw on op art, kinetics, and post-minimalism. The latest and most ambitious iteration […]

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Performance Publishing

Performance Publishing: Regent Trading Estate is part of an ongoing work by British artist Maurice Carlin that explores the ground between print, place and performance. Over the course of 3 months this Summer, he will work in a vacant 8000 sq ft […]

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Performance Publishing

Performance Publishing: Regent Trading Estate is part of an ongoing work by British artist Maurice Carlin that explores the ground between print, place and performance. Over the course of 3 months this Summer, he will work in a vacant 8000 sq ft […]

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On the Road

Temple @ Alameda On the Road‘s first event took place at Temple @ Alameda in downtown Los Angeles on June 2, 2013 from 12-6pm as a flotilla of U-Haul trucks turned impromptu galleries. This one day exhibition presented work by […]

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On the Road

Temple @ Alameda On the Road‘s first event took place at Temple @ Alameda in downtown Los Angeles on June 2, 2013 from 12-6pm as a flotilla of U-Haul trucks turned impromptu galleries. This one day exhibition presented work by […]

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On the Road

On the Road is a yearlong series of architecture, art, and design programs intended to frame a moment in time within the contemporary context of the city of Los Angeles. It is an extension of the rich history of experimentation […]

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On the Road

On the Road is a yearlong series of architecture, art, and design programs intended to frame a moment in time within the contemporary context of the city of Los Angeles. It is an extension of the rich history of experimentation […]

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PIN-UP

‘Chat Group’ Architecture’s avant-garde academic fringe has always made a happy home at the Southern California Institute of Architecture, or SCI-Arc as it is more generally known. Founded in 1972 in an effort to provide a more experimental and less […]

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PIN-UP

‘Chat Group’ Architecture’s avant-garde academic fringe has always made a happy home at the Southern California Institute of Architecture, or SCI-Arc as it is more generally known. Founded in 1972 in an effort to provide a more experimental and less […]

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PIN-UP

‘Price Done Right’ The late Ken Price may have been a local hero in Southern California, but the artist’s oeuvre — largely a collection of bulbous and/or oblong ceramic objects — is less well known in the rest of the U.S. or internationally. This […]

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PIN-UP

‘Price Done Right’ The late Ken Price may have been a local hero in Southern California, but the artist’s oeuvre — largely a collection of bulbous and/or oblong ceramic objects — is less well known in the rest of the U.S. or internationally. This […]

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KCRW

As part of KCRW’s preview of “Pacific Standard Time Presents: Modern Architecture in LA,” DnA hosted an afternoon of design and architecture which included a pop-up art gallery, and a showing of contemporary LA design, curated by DnA’s new “DJS,” […]

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KCRW

As part of KCRW’s preview of “Pacific Standard Time Presents: Modern Architecture in LA,” DnA hosted an afternoon of design and architecture which included a pop-up art gallery, and a showing of contemporary LA design, curated by DnA’s new “DJS,” […]

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WIRED

‘This plug-and-play museum in Texas took its inspiration from nature’ The new Perot Museum of Nature and Science in Dallas, Texas, is a “huge plug-and-play puzzle”, according to Thom Mayne, founder of Morphosis Architects, who oversaw the project. The building is made […]

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WIRED

‘This plug-and-play museum in Texas took its inspiration from nature’ The new Perot Museum of Nature and Science in Dallas, Texas, is a “huge plug-and-play puzzle”, according to Thom Mayne, founder of Morphosis Architects, who oversaw the project. The building is made […]

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KCRW

DnA: Design and Architecture Part of the extended programming of KCRW’s DnA: Design and Architecture broadcast, I will be contributing as a “DJ” (design journalist), adding a fresh voice and perspective to the program as well as keeping track of emerging […]

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KCRW

DnA: Design and Architecture Part of the extended programming of KCRW’s DnA: Design and Architecture broadcast, I will be contributing as a “DJ” (design journalist), adding a fresh voice and perspective to the program as well as keeping track of emerging […]

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Abitare

‘Iwan Baan: The Way We Live’ The renowned Dutch architectural photographer Iwan Baan recently opened a solo-exhibition in Los Angeles at Perry Rubenstein Gallery. Titled The Way We Live, the exhibit chronicles the last eight years of the artist’s prolific career from […]

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Abitare

‘Iwan Baan: The Way We Live’ The renowned Dutch architectural photographer Iwan Baan recently opened a solo-exhibition in Los Angeles at Perry Rubenstein Gallery. Titled The Way We Live, the exhibit chronicles the last eight years of the artist’s prolific career from […]

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TANK

‘Rachel Armstrong talks to Danielle Rago’ Reimagining the city while challenging traditional architectural conventions, British scientist and architect Rachel Armstrong has invented a new practice that aligns our contemporary cities with evolving ecosystems typically found in nature. Armstrong’s book, Living […]

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TANK

‘Rachel Armstrong talks to Danielle Rago’ Reimagining the city while challenging traditional architectural conventions, British scientist and architect Rachel Armstrong has invented a new practice that aligns our contemporary cities with evolving ecosystems typically found in nature. Armstrong’s book, Living […]

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MAK Center

DIALOGUES: Art/Architecture, Paris/Los Angeles An event in several modes, DIALOGUES brings together artists and architects from Paris and L.A. to share their experiences and ideas. Leading off will be a series of three discussions at the Schindler House, followed by an exhibition […]

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MAK Center

DIALOGUES: Art/Architecture, Paris/Los Angeles An event in several modes, DIALOGUES brings together artists and architects from Paris and L.A. to share their experiences and ideas. Leading off will be a series of three discussions at the Schindler House, followed by an exhibition […]

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Artsy

Early contributor and design writer for Artsy, a free online platform where you can discover, learn about, and collect art. Read more

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Artsy

Early contributor and design writer for Artsy, a free online platform where you can discover, learn about, and collect art. Read more

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WIRED

‘Walk underneath the magic carpet to discover the Louvre’s newest gallery’ It may appear to be a giant sheet floating in the breeze, but the latest addition to the Louvre’s Cour Visconti in Paris, designed by Italian architect Mario Bellini and […]

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WIRED

‘Walk underneath the magic carpet to discover the Louvre’s newest gallery’ It may appear to be a giant sheet floating in the breeze, but the latest addition to the Louvre’s Cour Visconti in Paris, designed by Italian architect Mario Bellini and […]

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CLOG

CLOG : NATIONAL MALL Diller Scofidio + Renfro’s amorphous addition to Gordon Bunshaft’s iconic Hirshhorn Museum mediates between polarities such as material/immaterial, inside/outside, soft/hard, public/private, individual/collective, autonomous/plurality. Located in arguably one of the most important sites in the United States, […]

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CLOG

CLOG : NATIONAL MALL Diller Scofidio + Renfro’s amorphous addition to Gordon Bunshaft’s iconic Hirshhorn Museum mediates between polarities such as material/immaterial, inside/outside, soft/hard, public/private, individual/collective, autonomous/plurality. Located in arguably one of the most important sites in the United States, […]

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PIN-UP

Fall Winter 2012/13, Issue 13 Out of his fascination with what it means for different individuals to be “modern”, French artist Xavier Veilhan has undertaken a series of installations at Modernist architectural sites around the world. His idea is to use […]

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PIN-UP

Fall Winter 2012/13, Issue 13 Out of his fascination with what it means for different individuals to be “modern”, French artist Xavier Veilhan has undertaken a series of installations at Modernist architectural sites around the world. His idea is to use […]

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Domus

‘A life of their own’ Escaping the context of the traditional white-cube gallery, American artist Oscar Tuazon, known for his architectural installations, responds directly to the city’s natural and artificial landscape through a series of three urban interventions collectively titled People in […]

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Domus

‘A life of their own’ Escaping the context of the traditional white-cube gallery, American artist Oscar Tuazon, known for his architectural installations, responds directly to the city’s natural and artificial landscape through a series of three urban interventions collectively titled People in […]

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SOA Culture

Editor to research platform in architecture, design and art whose mission is to commend, understand, and make more aware of exceptional spaces, objects, and art through exhibitions, programs and text. View the project

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SOA Culture

Editor to research platform in architecture, design and art whose mission is to commend, understand, and make more aware of exceptional spaces, objects, and art through exhibitions, programs and text. View the project

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Abitare

‘The Representation of Architecture, 1967-2012’ For Italian architect Massimo Scolari, “architecture is a way of knowing the world and exploring the world in the most poetic way.” Speaking with the architect, it became clear that his practice was both a […]

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Abitare

‘The Representation of Architecture, 1967-2012’ For Italian architect Massimo Scolari, “architecture is a way of knowing the world and exploring the world in the most poetic way.” Speaking with the architect, it became clear that his practice was both a […]

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Abitare

‘ROUNDTABLE’ The proliferation of contemporary art biennales in recent years has demonstrated a critical shift in the way in which we think about art within present-day society. According to the Biennale Foundation, there are more than 100 contemporary art biennales […]

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Abitare

‘ROUNDTABLE’ The proliferation of contemporary art biennales in recent years has demonstrated a critical shift in the way in which we think about art within present-day society. According to the Biennale Foundation, there are more than 100 contemporary art biennales […]

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WIRED

‘Pop-Up Pirate Radio’ Situated near the Essex site of early radio station 2MT, London-based practice Post-Works is launching Writtle Calling, a temporary radio station that will host live broadcasts by artists, scientists and musicians throughout September. The story was published […]

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WIRED

‘Pop-Up Pirate Radio’ Situated near the Essex site of early radio station 2MT, London-based practice Post-Works is launching Writtle Calling, a temporary radio station that will host live broadcasts by artists, scientists and musicians throughout September. The story was published […]

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AArchitecture

‘A Facilitator of Design Within the Twenty-first Century’ AArchitecture, Issue 17 This essay explores the notion of curating personalities within architecture via ASAP, which in and of itself actively becomes a place where these multitudinous personalities and discourses are brought […]

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AArchitecture

‘A Facilitator of Design Within the Twenty-first Century’ AArchitecture, Issue 17 This essay explores the notion of curating personalities within architecture via ASAP, which in and of itself actively becomes a place where these multitudinous personalities and discourses are brought […]

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Gwangju Biennale

Selected as one of twenty-five international curators to participate in the 2012 International Curator Course as part of the Gwangju Biennale. Under the main topic, “Biennale as Social Media”, the program focused on in-depth discussions of the cultural and aesthetic […]

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Gwangju Biennale

Selected as one of twenty-five international curators to participate in the 2012 International Curator Course as part of the Gwangju Biennale. Under the main topic, “Biennale as Social Media”, the program focused on in-depth discussions of the cultural and aesthetic […]

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Abitare

‘Invisible: Art about the Unseen 1957-2012’ Altering our perception of space, time and more importantly place, the recent exhibition “Invisible: Art about the Unseen 1957-2012”, on view at the Hayward Gallery, London explores the concepts of the invisible, unseen, and […]

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Abitare

‘Invisible: Art about the Unseen 1957-2012’ Altering our perception of space, time and more importantly place, the recent exhibition “Invisible: Art about the Unseen 1957-2012”, on view at the Hayward Gallery, London explores the concepts of the invisible, unseen, and […]

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vessel

Selected as one of fifteen young international curators to investigate the current conditions of cultural and artistic production within institutions and the possibilities of performing a critical practice that would lead to institutional change. Organized by vessel, an independent non-profit space […]

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vessel

Selected as one of fifteen young international curators to investigate the current conditions of cultural and artistic production within institutions and the possibilities of performing a critical practice that would lead to institutional change. Organized by vessel, an independent non-profit space […]

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Abitare

‘City in the Sky’ Challenging traditional notions of cities in terms of space, time and most notably gravity, Cloud City, the recent installation by artist Tomás Saraceno on the rooftop of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York explores the possibility of […]

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Abitare

‘City in the Sky’ Challenging traditional notions of cities in terms of space, time and most notably gravity, Cloud City, the recent installation by artist Tomás Saraceno on the rooftop of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York explores the possibility of […]

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FutureCityLab

‘Crowd Sourcing the Future’ Contributed to the publication as part of the FutureCityLab exhibit at the AEDES gallery in Berlin, organized by Daniel Dendra of anotherarchitect. The book is an open dialogue about how the “inter”net moment will have changed […]

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FutureCityLab

‘Crowd Sourcing the Future’ Contributed to the publication as part of the FutureCityLab exhibit at the AEDES gallery in Berlin, organized by Daniel Dendra of anotherarchitect. The book is an open dialogue about how the “inter”net moment will have changed […]

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Domus

‘Carlo Scarpa: The Architect at Work’ An article about a recent exhibition at the Cooper Union that sheds light onto the Italian architect Carlo Scarpa’s process of thinking, design, and material application, revealing a striking contemporariness to his work. The story […]

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Domus

‘Carlo Scarpa: The Architect at Work’ An article about a recent exhibition at the Cooper Union that sheds light onto the Italian architect Carlo Scarpa’s process of thinking, design, and material application, revealing a striking contemporariness to his work. The story […]

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The Architect’s Newspaper

‘Hidden in Plain Sight’ A review of the “Breaking Ground: Chinese American Architects in Los Angeles (1945–1980)” exhibit at the Chinese American Museum that examines the previously unheralded Chinese-American contribution to Los Angeles’ iconic modernist architecture. Its impressive roundup of work […]

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The Architect’s Newspaper

‘Hidden in Plain Sight’ A review of the “Breaking Ground: Chinese American Architects in Los Angeles (1945–1980)” exhibit at the Chinese American Museum that examines the previously unheralded Chinese-American contribution to Los Angeles’ iconic modernist architecture. Its impressive roundup of work […]

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Log Journal for Architecture

Contributed an essay for Log 24, Winter/Spring 2012 which takes a critical look at the Eames House living room installation that was on view at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art as part of the “California Design 1930-1965: Living in a Modern Way” exhibition. […]

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Log Journal for Architecture

Contributed an essay for Log 24, Winter/Spring 2012 which takes a critical look at the Eames House living room installation that was on view at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art as part of the “California Design 1930-1965: Living in a Modern Way” exhibition. […]

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AArchitecture

‘Architecture as Discourse’ AArchitecture, Issue 16 The first issue of the redesigned AArchitecture focuses on the theme of life after the AA with inspiring accounts and interviews with recent graduates who are inventing new ways in which to practice architecture. […]

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AArchitecture

‘Architecture as Discourse’ AArchitecture, Issue 16 The first issue of the redesigned AArchitecture focuses on the theme of life after the AA with inspiring accounts and interviews with recent graduates who are inventing new ways in which to practice architecture. […]

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Domus

‘Building as Icon’ An article about Santiago Calatrava’s first completed bridge in the United States that is evocative of Eero Saarinen’s Gateway Arch in shape and motivation. The bridge is also the the first realization in a series of new architectural […]

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Domus

‘Building as Icon’ An article about Santiago Calatrava’s first completed bridge in the United States that is evocative of Eero Saarinen’s Gateway Arch in shape and motivation. The bridge is also the the first realization in a series of new architectural […]

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Domus

‘Wang Shu wins the 2012 Pritzker Architecture Prize’ An article on 2012 Pritzker Architecture Prize Winner Wang Shu, the Chinese architect, for whom “a lost tradition means a lost future,” combines traditional materials with advanced building techniques in his practice, […]

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Domus

‘Wang Shu wins the 2012 Pritzker Architecture Prize’ An article on 2012 Pritzker Architecture Prize Winner Wang Shu, the Chinese architect, for whom “a lost tradition means a lost future,” combines traditional materials with advanced building techniques in his practice, […]

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Domus

‘Sub(urban) Realities’ An article about The Museum of Modern Art’s recent architecture exhibition “Foreclosed: Rehousing the American Dream” (2012). The second iteration in a series of architectural exhibits titled Issues in Contemporary Architecture, conceptualized and curated by Chief Curator of Architecture and […]

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Domus

‘Sub(urban) Realities’ An article about The Museum of Modern Art’s recent architecture exhibition “Foreclosed: Rehousing the American Dream” (2012). The second iteration in a series of architectural exhibits titled Issues in Contemporary Architecture, conceptualized and curated by Chief Curator of Architecture and […]

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Domus

‘Utopian Dreams’ An article about artist Chris Burden’s latest installation at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA). Metropolis II (2010) is a complex, large-scale kinetic sculpture modeled after a fast-paced modern city. The story was published on DomusWeb on […]

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Domus

‘Utopian Dreams’ An article about artist Chris Burden’s latest installation at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA). Metropolis II (2010) is a complex, large-scale kinetic sculpture modeled after a fast-paced modern city. The story was published on DomusWeb on […]

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The Architect’s Newspaper

‘Hollywood Facelift’ An article about the recent release of a new community plan for Hollywood by the Los Angeles Department of City Planning. The new plan is the neighborhood’s first update since 1988 and is based based on LA’s general city plan […]

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The Architect’s Newspaper

‘Hollywood Facelift’ An article about the recent release of a new community plan for Hollywood by the Los Angeles Department of City Planning. The new plan is the neighborhood’s first update since 1988 and is based based on LA’s general city plan […]

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ASAP

‘Three Acts of Architecture’ Conceptualized and realized the design for and production of ASAP’s launch and benefit event at The Standard, New York. The installation included work by artists Alex Schweder La, Jerszy Seymour, and Bjarke Ingels. Each artist staged a work within the room that occupied a different […]

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ASAP

‘Three Acts of Architecture’ Conceptualized and realized the design for and production of ASAP’s launch and benefit event at The Standard, New York. The installation included work by artists Alex Schweder La, Jerszy Seymour, and Bjarke Ingels. Each artist staged a work within the room that occupied a different […]

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The Architect’s Newspaper

‘On the Level’ An article about new amendments to the San Francisco Bay Area plan to address climate change. The revised plan more explicitly addresses the need to adapt local infrastructures, ecosystems, and communities to confront the effects of climate change, […]

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The Architect’s Newspaper

‘On the Level’ An article about new amendments to the San Francisco Bay Area plan to address climate change. The revised plan more explicitly addresses the need to adapt local infrastructures, ecosystems, and communities to confront the effects of climate change, […]

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A+D Museum

Provides consultation for exhibitions and related programming as well as the future development of the Museum since 2011. Read more

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A+D Museum

Provides consultation for exhibitions and related programming as well as the future development of the Museum since 2011. Read more

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AArchitecture

‘Writing as Architecture’ AArchitecture, Issue 15 An essay on the Writing and Critical Thinking in Architecture Symposium at the Architectural Association, London in March 2011. Organized by Marina Lathouri, Director of the History & Critical Thinking in MA Program, this […]

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AArchitecture

‘Writing as Architecture’ AArchitecture, Issue 15 An essay on the Writing and Critical Thinking in Architecture Symposium at the Architectural Association, London in March 2011. Organized by Marina Lathouri, Director of the History & Critical Thinking in MA Program, this […]

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Architectural Association

‘Exquisite Corpse’ Part of the Architectural Association School of Architecture’s annual Projects Review, the History & Critical Thinking in Architecture program produced an exhibition entitled ‘Exquisite Corpse’ that displayed the work of the 10 graduate students from the 12-month program that […]

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Architectural Association

‘Exquisite Corpse’ Part of the Architectural Association School of Architecture’s annual Projects Review, the History & Critical Thinking in Architecture program produced an exhibition entitled ‘Exquisite Corpse’ that displayed the work of the 10 graduate students from the 12-month program that […]

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AArchitecture

‘The Increasing Visibility of the Curator’ AArchitecture, Issue 14 An essay on a lecture that took place at the Architectural Association, London between Curator, Shumon Basar and Editor, Cynthia Davidson in October 2010. The essay takes a closer look at […]

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AArchitecture

‘The Increasing Visibility of the Curator’ AArchitecture, Issue 14 An essay on a lecture that took place at the Architectural Association, London between Curator, Shumon Basar and Editor, Cynthia Davidson in October 2010. The essay takes a closer look at […]

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Log Journal for Architecture

Contributed an essay for Log 21, Winter 2011 issue on Nigerian artist Yinka Shonibare’s Nelson’s Ship in a Bottle (2010), a 1:29 scale replica of Lord Nelson’s flagship at the 1805 Battle of Trafalgar situated on the Fourth Plinth in front […]

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Log Journal for Architecture

Contributed an essay for Log 21, Winter 2011 issue on Nigerian artist Yinka Shonibare’s Nelson’s Ship in a Bottle (2010), a 1:29 scale replica of Lord Nelson’s flagship at the 1805 Battle of Trafalgar situated on the Fourth Plinth in front […]

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ASAP

Co-director and Curator of ASAP (Archive of Spatial Aesthetics and Praxis).  Worked to bring the project from a conceptual idea to physical realization by establishing the organization as a non-profit in the State of New York. In addition, oversaw the curation of […]

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ASAP

Co-director and Curator of ASAP (Archive of Spatial Aesthetics and Praxis).  Worked to bring the project from a conceptual idea to physical realization by establishing the organization as a non-profit in the State of New York. In addition, oversaw the curation of […]

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The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Provided research and consultation to the Museum for a large-scale master planning and design project to redesign the plaza and fountains in front of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. The David H. Koch Plaza at the Metropolitan Museum […]

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The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Provided research and consultation to the Museum for a large-scale master planning and design project to redesign the plaza and fountains in front of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. The David H. Koch Plaza at the Metropolitan Museum […]

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