How we can design timeless cities for our collective future | Vishaan Chakrabarti

How we can design timeless cities for our collective future | Vishaan Chakrabarti

There's a creeping sameness in many of our newest urban buildings and streetscapes, says architect Vishaan Chakrabarti. And this physical homogeneity -- the result...
Mind the Gap: Transit Lessons from New York and London (Panel 4)

Mind the Gap: Transit Lessons from New York and London (Panel 4)

Thursday, April 11, 2013 Casa ItalianaA CURE. symposium on transportation and development in London and New York organized by Kate Ascher, Columbia University GSAPP, with...
How do we innovate and collaborate today? GSAPP Alumni Forum (PART 2) Spring 2012

How do we innovate and collaborate today? GSAPP Alumni Forum (PART 2) Spring 2012

Saturday, April 28, 2012 Avery Hall, Columbia University9:30a.m. Registration, breakfast, and Book Fair sponsored by Van Alen Institute10:00 - 11:15a.m. Welcome and Introduction by Mark Wigley, GSAPP...

A Country of Cities: A Manifesto for an Urban America

Vishaan Chakrabarti Recorded: June 17, 2013In this edited version of his lecture, Vishaan Chakrabarti lays out the background and argument of his new book, A...
Building Hyperdensity and Civic Delight – Introduction

Hyperdensity Design by SHoP Architects

Vishaan Chakrabarti discusses hyperdense architecture by SHoP Architects, including the Barclay’s Arena, Gotham Gateway, Essex Crossing Masterplan, and Domino Sugar Refinery Masterplan. source
The First 100 Days: Day 64

The First 100 Days: Day 64

Columbia GSAPP faculty and students gather to discuss, organize, and plan for changes to come during the Trump administration. The series continues with special...
Public Matters: New York Architecture after 9/11

Public Matters: New York Architecture after 9/11

Open Table: Public Matters: New York Architecture after 9/11A roundtable discussion hosted by the Temple Hoyne Buell Center for the Study of American Architecture...
“Sustainability and its Discontents” with Vishaan Chakrabarti and Robert Bruegmann

“Sustainability and its Discontents” with Vishaan Chakrabarti and Robert Bruegmann

0:14 Introduction by Richard Sommer 18:15 Vishaan Chakrabarti presentation 48:25 Robert Bruegmann presentation 1:10:45 Moderated discussionOn October 17, 2013, featured speakers Vishaan Chakrabarti and Robert Bruegmann...
A Country of Cities- Vishaan Chakrabarti

A Country of Cities- Vishaan Chakrabarti

Today the United States is a nation divided, a country of countries.Characterized by bitter partisanship, economic decline, social inequity, and environmental degradation, we are...