Alejandro Aravena: My architectural philosophy? Bring the community into the process

Alejandro Aravena: My architectural philosophy? Bring the community into the process

When asked to build housing for 100 families in Chile ten years ago, Alejandro Aravena looked to an unusual inspiration: the wisdom of favelas...
Density: Albert Pope

Density: Albert Pope

The Five Thousand Pound Life: Land Session Two: Density Albert Pope Recorded September 26, 2014The Five Thousand Pound Life: Land was a symposium on rethinking land and...
Housing Crisis? How about Housing Solution.  | Nicole Gurran | TEDxSydney

Housing Crisis? How about Housing Solution. | Nicole Gurran | TEDxSydney

In this persuasive talk, Nicole Gurran explains why wealthy nations like Australia face crisis levels of housing inequality. She argues that the solutions lie...
Current Work: Richard Meier

Current Work: Richard Meier

Recorded: January 23, 2014Richard Meier founded his New York City-based firm in 1963. His practice has completed commissions worldwide that range from civic structures,...
Cameron Sinclair: A call for open-source architecture

Cameron Sinclair: A call for open-source architecture

Accepting his 2006 TED Prize, Cameron Sinclair demonstrates how passionate designers and architects can respond to world housing crises. He unveils his TED Prize...
Emerging Voices 2012: Jose Castillo and Saidee Springall, arquitectura911sc

Emerging Voices 2012: Jose Castillo and Saidee Springall, arquitectura911sc

Recorded: March 30, 2012Confronted with the complexity and political uncertainty of Mexico City, Jose Castillo and Saidee Springall of arquitectura911sc strive for a “dual...
Sustainable Apartments – A New Model for the Future | Jeremy McLeod | TEDxStKilda

Sustainable Apartments – A New Model for the Future | Jeremy McLeod | TEDxStKilda

Jeremy McLeod shatters the Australian Dream with a new model on urban housing that is environmentally, socially and financially sustainable. He challenges the status...
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...
Intelligent Cities: Building for the Future Generation | Kent Jackson | TEDxUCL

Intelligent Cities: Building for the Future Generation | Kent Jackson | TEDxUCL

Kent presents a new model for designing a flexible, liveable and sustainable solution for high density housing in our expanding cities. With our growing...
Reclaiming Land, Building the Urban Commons

Reclaiming Land, Building the Urban Commons

2013.10.29 http://events.gsapp.org/event/reclaiming-land-building-the-urban-commonsThis event expanded the discussion started at Studio-X NYC on October 17 concerning Occupy, protest, and public space into a consideration of the politics...