In context of today's political environment, we present
architects, designers, urban planners, and researchers at work
across boundaries – national borders, cultural lines, or
Architect James Shen of the People's Architecture Office in
Beijin discusses his studio's use of methods of mass
production to achieve greater social agency in urban regeneration,
housing, and place making.
Clara Solà-Morales is associate professor at the
Barcelona School of Architecture, ETSAB, UPC, and founder of
Cadaval & Solà-Morales, a studio that operates as a
laboratory for design driven by research and development.
The 2018 Clarkson Chair in Architecture, Yoshiharu Tsukamoto of
Atelier Bow-Wow in Tokyo specializes in 'architectural
behaviorology,' including human behavior within and outside
buildings, and the behavior of buildings in their surroundings.
Eva Franch is an architect, curator, educator and lecturer of
experimental forms of art and architectural practice. She is the
chief curator and executive director of Storefront for Art and
Architecture in New York.
The School of Architecture and Planning will host the
invitation-only UB Innovation Exchange 2018 in New
York City “The Evolving Workplace,” an
interactive workshop on workplace strategies and the office of the
A new online interface for the school's journal of student work
documents the creative evolution of projects over the course of the
year. The blog was developed by Randy Fernando, the 2017-18 Brunkow
Fellow and editor of Intersight 20.
The roots of medical disparities is a theme of a new course at
UB's Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.
“Health in the Neighborhood” was developed in
collaboration with urban plannning professor Henry Louis Taylor of
the Center for Urban Studies.
Two scholars from Brazil and three scholars from the United
States have been named recipients of the Best Paper Prize on
Planning for Equitable Urban and Regional Food Systems. The
Best Paper Prize acknowledges and provides recognition for
innovative food systems scholarship by early career scholars across
the Global South and Global North, and is tied to a recent issue of