October 8, 2014 | Marlon Blackwell Architects | Blackwell’s environmentally and culturally responsive design strategies are revealed through more than a dozen of his firm’s projects.
Follow Stereotank as they transform two plastic septic tanks into a glowing, pulsing sound machine in their winning design for the 2015 Times Square Valentine Heart competition.
See slideshows of work and biographical and firm information on each Emerging Voice. In the coming months, look here to find expanded digital content exploring the work and ideas of this year’s Voices.
To expand on the 5KL: Water symposium earlier this month, we release two 1992 recordings on the origins and design of New York City’s water system.
Now available is full video of Past as Prologue, a symposium held in honor of Michael Graves on the occasion of his fiftieth year in practice.
As we announce the 2015 Call for Proposals, check out 2008 Norden Fund grantee Angela Starita’s travel report in our ongoing series featuring grantees’ projects through their essays, photographs, and sketches.
In “Melding Public and Private: The Partnerships Behind Your Neighborhood Plaza,” Laura Hansen explains how the Neighborhood Plaza Partnership supports the local non-profits that operate the city’s newest plazas and asks how much we should, and can, rely on private support for maintaining our public realm.
Essays from Margaret Morton on the architecturally distinctive ancestral cemeteries of Kyrgyzstan, Julie Farris on temporary landscapes as community gathering spaces, and six other NYSCA grantees sponsored by the League.
A multi-year initiative on new ways of thinking and acting on climate change, architecture, and our economic future.
Revisiting a 1977 exhibition and publication on the previously unexplored role of drawing within the profession of architecture through the work of 85 accomplished architects of the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries.
The Architectural League is collaborating with the Center for an Urban Future on a design study that will articulate new architectural, financial, and programmatic possibilities for these essential, neighborhood-based resource centers.
SOLD OUT | Join WORKSHOP: Ken Smith Landscape Architect at its office for drinks, informal conversation, and a behind the scenes look at recent and upcoming projects.
UPDATE: HeartBeat becomes HeartSeat. For the first week of March, Stereotank transforms HeartBeat into public seating complementing Duffy Square’s red steps. On view until March 8th.
November 24, 2014 | Bernard Tschumi Architects | Tschumi’s Current Work lecture details his design for the 2014 retrospective of his practice at the Centre Pompidou.
The second evening of the annual Emerging Voices lecture series featuring Brian Phillips, ISA; and Roberto Rovira, Studio Roberto Rovira.
The third evening of the annual Emerging Voices lecture series featuring Alejandro Guerrero and Andrea Soto, Atelier ARS°; and Elizabeth Whittaker, Merge Architects.