Susana Torre draws on a 1977 League exhibition and publication on women in the architectural profession to consider the influence that feminism has had on architecture and urban planning and to reflect on how the discourse has and has not changed.
In the second installment of interviews with this year’s Emerging Voices, accompanied by videos from the lecture series, David Benjamin of The Living and Joyce Hwang of Ants of the Prairie discuss their work.
Announcing the five teams selected to participate in a design study, held in partnership with the Center for an Urban Future, that seeks to articulate new architectural, financial, and programmatic possibilities for New York’s branch libraries.
January 23, 2014 | Richard Meier & Partners | In a special lecture to celebrate his fiftieth anniversary in practice, Richard Meier presents a survey of projects from 1962 to today.
On the occasion of the announcement of the 2014 recipient of the Norden Fund grant, Kerry O’Connor, we highlight two travel reports in our ongoing series featuring grantee’s projects through their essays, photographs, and sketches.
In the first installment of videos from the symposium, Jeremy Leggett addresses the systemic risk that climate change poses to energy markets, and Kate Gordon discusses current shifts in the energy policy landscape.
Presenting the winner of Folly 2014, SuralArk, by Austin + Mergold, including an interview with Jason Timberlake Austin and Aleksandr Mergold, and a look into other notable competition entries and themes that emerged in this year’s proposals. Now on view.
David Bragdon outlines his vision for a public transit agency that meets 21st century needs for flexible, multi-modal, and on-demand mobility.
The two architects reflect on their shared personal and professional histories on the occasion of Chang’s 2014 Current Work lecture.
April 24, 2014 | The Five Thousand Pound Life: Prosperity for a Finite Planet | Video from Tim Jackson’s lecture and discussion with Eduardo Porter on the relationship between economic growth and prosperity
Announcements of Fall 2014 programming will begin to be posted in mid-August.
June 24 – August 1, 2014 | An exhibition featuring work by the 2014 League Prize winners.
May 11—August 3, 2014 | The winning entry of a competition presented by the League and Socrates Sculpture Park to reinterpret the architectural folly.
A collection of the three winning essays from Common Shares, this year’s third annual Urban Omnibus writing competition.
A booklet featuring a profile of the winning 2014 Folly SuralArk, an interview with its designers Austin + Mergold, and a look at notable entries.