The Architectural League’s annual Emerging Voices Award spotlights North American individuals and firms with distinct design voices that have the potential to influence the disciplines of architecture, landscape architecture, and urban design. The jury reviews significant bodies of realized work that represent the best of their kind, and address larger issues of architecture, landscape, and the built environment. This year’s jury included Henry Cobb, Paul Lewis, Geoff Manaugh, Jamie Maslyn Larson, Annabelle Selldorf, Claire Weisz, and Dan Wood.
Below, find exclusive interviews, podcasts, and project slideshows from the class of 2012.
Architectural League programs are additionally supported, in part, by public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.
An interview with Carol Moukheiber and Christos Marcopoulos, a lecture podcast, and project slideshow for Studio NMinusOne.
An interview with Sasa Radulovic and Johanna Hurme, a lecture podcast, and project slideshow for 5468796 architecture.
An interview with Jose Castillo and Saidee Springall, a lecture podcast, and project slideshow for arquitectura911sc.
An interview with Katsuhiro Yamazaki, a lecture podcast, and project slideshow for Atelier TAG.
An interview with Dwayne Oyler and Jenny Wu, a lecture podcast, and project slideshow for Oyler Wu Collaborative.
O’Donnell + Tuomey discuss their vision for Irish architecture, creating mobility in static forms, and bringing the rigors of traditional craft to contemporary work.
Documentation of a symposium addressing issues of water supply in the context of climate change, considered through case studies of Los Angeles, New York City, and the Great Lakes.
Blackwell and Joy reflect on first meeting 15 years ago, approaches to teaching, and a shared sensitivity to place while “transgressing the vernacular” in their work.
In 2013, Marlon Blackwell Architects expanded the school’s home with a renovation and addition honoring the historic building in a contemporary language. Blackwell toured the school with Tom Phifer.