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The Architectural Record Innovation Conference–6/8

On June 8, Architectural Record brings together architects, designers, materials experts, and other key design practitioners who have generated a range of imaginative solutions to problems in our rapidly changing world. See the program and register to join the design … read more

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Report From the Trenches: Assemble’s collective design

When asked about the pros and cons of working as proper registered architects versus the fluid, multidisciplinary collective they’ve become, Assemble’s Lewis Jones answered, “Well, we just kind of wanted to get on with it.” This drew quite a few … read more

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Tracy Metz Scores a "Grote" Win in Holland

Tracy Metz (LF ’07) said she was “flabbergasted” recently when the mayor of Rotterdam called to say she’d won the country’s 2016 Grote Rotterdam-Maaskant Prize, the Netherlands’s most important award for contributions to stimulating the debate on architecture, landscape and urbanism. The … read more

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Healing from Within

An exhibit at the Royal Institute of British Architecture in London is finding the opportunity in catastrophe, showing the ways architects have responded to disasters over time. In a CityLab article about the show, Loeb Fellow Brett Moore talks about the … read more

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A Legacy (City) for the Venice Biennale

For the US Pavilion at the 2016 Venice Biennale, cocurators Cynthia Davidson (LF ‘89 and Anyone Corporation director) and Princeton School of Architecture dean Mónica Ponce de León are counting on Detroit, the prototypical post-industrial city, to illuminate their theme … read more

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Trump in the Gold House?

To envision how the White House might look if redecorated by Donald Trump, writer Patricia Leigh Brown (LF '10) turned to Versailles. Read her New York Times column "How Will Trump Redecorate the White House?" 

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Seeking Designer Selection Board ED in Mass.

Carol Gladstone (LF ’91), Massachusetts commissioner of the Division of Capital Asset Management and Maintenance, has sent out a call for applications for executive director of the office’s Designer Selection Board. It’s a wonderful opportunity for an experienced architect or … read more

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Tod Williams and Billie Tsien: Interiority

"We are 'thing' people," said Billie Tsien, narrating a sequence of eclectic objects in last Tuesday's GSD lecture presented with partner Tod Williams. Together they lead their eponymous NYC architecture studio and are John C. Portman design critics at the … read more

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Three Loebs Elected to AIA Fellowship

The prestigious American Institute of Architects Fellowship has just become a little richer with the addition of 3 Loeb alums to its ranks. Kathy Dorgan (LF ’02), Steve Lewis (LF ’07), and Anne-Marie Lubenau (LF ’12) were honored. See the … read more

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Mass Modern: The Culture of Modernism

In a collaboration with the Massachusetts Historical Museum and Docomomo New England, the Concord Museum hosted the second lecture in its four-part Mass Modern series, exploring the laboratory of ideas and design that transformed Boston's historic streetscape and skyline in … read more

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