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Deanna VanBuren on Turning Teachers into Makers

Deanna VanBuren (LF '13) is having fun at work and turning a little corner of education on its head. She tells all in her latest blog post for Design Bridger.

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inFORMing Justice: a conversation about the role of design in building equitable communities

On the surface, inFORMing Justice was a typical event at the GSD: a panel of experts discussing the role of design in building equitable communities with an audience of students, faculty, staff and fellows from across the university. But the … read more

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NY Pop-Up Design Bookstore Opens 9/16

Tired of the same old NY happy hours and art opening events? Try something new September 16, when Swiss Institute inaugurates its pop-up bookstore. ARTBOOK @ SWISS INSTITUTE, focussing on design books and artifacts, will be open to the public … read more

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Pilar Viladas at Town & Country

Loeb alum Pilar Viladas has a new job as architecture and design editor of Town & Country. She’ll bring her “unique perspective, deep expertise and distinctive aesthetic” to a monthly column and feature stories. Read the announcement in New York … read more

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Alexandra Lange on De Blasio Style

Design commentator Alexandra Lange (LF ’14) is interested in what the De Blasio family’s approach to redecorating Gracie Mansion says about politics, the administration’s relationship with its public and the insidious creep of corporate sponsorship. Read her views in the … read more

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Mexico City: the Design Maven’s View

During their trip to Mexico City and environs with Diane Davis and Jose Castillo’s studio Retrofitting the (post?) Industrial Metropolis, each Loeb Fellow viewed the fascinating metropolis through a personal lens.  Alexandra Lange saw planes and surfaces, textures and above … read more

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ArchRecord Editor’s Picks for 2012

Architectural Record’s “Editor’s Picks: Best Architecture of 2012” is studded with GSD stars, including Tracy Metz (LF 2007) for her book Sweet & Salt. See the list of the GSD projects that "defined the year in design.”

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In Memoriam: Bill Moggridge

As director of the Cooper-Hewitt Design Museum, Bill Moggridge celebrated the essential and ubiquitous role of design in our everyday lives. We were deeply saddened by his passing on September 8. Read the Cooper-Hewitt's obituary. Read tributes to Moggridge in … read more

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