See the Urban Rest Stop Video Click Below

AFOAM’s “Parting” Selected as winning entry for Urban Rest Stop UPSTATE:, a center for design, research, and real estate at Syracuse University School of Architecture announced AFOAM as the winners of the Urban… Continue reading

Friendship Court Master Plan Draft Released

Friendship Court, a 150 unit development in Charlottesville, VA is undergoing a master planning process to create mixed income development on the site while not displacing existing residents, better connecting the site to… Continue reading

Designing Affordability Exhibition Travels to Sydney

Designing Affordability, an exhibition on innovative approaches to efficient design and affordability opened in Sydney Australia on October 6, 2016 and ran through November of 2016 at Tin Sheds Gallery.  With generous support… Continue reading

Work of Team PaD highlighted in Van Alen / NORA Future Ground report

Led by James Dart of the New Orleans-based design firm DARCH with Deborah Gans, LoriAnn Girvan, and Marc Norman, Team PaD explored policy as a design tool, considering alternative property, development, legal, and… Continue reading

Immanent Urbanisms Lecture Series Winter 2016

A SERIES OF DISCUSSIONS AND TALKS ABOUT HOW BOTTOM-UP URBANISM IS REMAKING THE LANDSCAPES OF DESIGN, POWER AND ECONOMY IN THE 21ST CENTURY  (see the full schedule of lectures here) Kick off is Tuesday,… Continue reading

What is the Future of Impact Design Education?

Impact Design Hub asks about the future of education in a new feature series.  The question? What is the future of impact design education? Or, more specifically, what will the education of impact designers… Continue reading

Oculus Fall 2015 Home Game: Winning with Housing

I am honored to be included in the Fall Issue of Oculus Magazine, a publication of the AIA New York Chapter.  The issue, ” Home Game: Winning with Housing,” focuses specifically on housing that… Continue reading

Getting Out of a Spot: Deployed Technologies and Revamped Codes for a Thriving Twenty-First-Century City

This article in a special issue of the Journal of Urban History examines ways to rethink auto-centric planning policies and deploy technology to increase density in the American city. click link for the… Continue reading

Designing Affordability – Exhibition October 1, 2015 – January 16, 2016

October 1, 2015 – January 16, 2016 The Center for Architecture – 536 LaGuardia Place, NY, NY 10012 Designing Affordability: Quicker, Smarter, More Efficient Housing Now Designing Affordability examines the ways in which architects, engineers,… Continue reading

Harvard Journal of Real Estate 2015 – Innovation in Practice

The 2015 Harvard Journal of Real Estate takes as its subject, Innovation in Practice.  Edited by Brian Vargo with an amazing list of contributors it takes on current topics in the field from… Continue reading