Radical Urbanism Conference

Monday, December 7th, 2009

radical_urbanismThe Radical Urbanism Conference will take place on Thursday, December 10th and Friday, December 11th and will feature Institute fellow Miqueyla Craytor. The conference hopes to “illuminate both the problems and the possible ways forward to construct an alternative form of urbanization, more socially just, environmentally sustainable and both economically and physically secure.” A documentary screening will take place on Thursday evening followed by a full day of discussion on Friday.

Thursday, December 10, 2009
6.30 PM,
Christiania, You Have My Heart (Documentary Screening)
Martin Segal Theatre, CUNY Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue
at 34th Street, New York City

Friday, December 11, 2009
10 AM – 6 PM, Reception to follow
Proshansky Auditorium, CUNY Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue at 34th Street, New York City

Sustainable South Bronx Workshops

Saturday, October 17th, 2009

Institute fellow Miquela Craytor, Executive Director of Sustainable South Bronx, invites you to How To Green Your Construction Projects: Crews, Systems & Materials on Thursday, October 22 from 8:30am to 11:00am. Register at rsvp@ssbx.org.

2009 Kick-Off Party, New York

Sunday, February 8th, 2009

Friends and fellows gather to toast the Institute.

Fellows, friends, and supporters of the Institute for Urban Design gathered at the New York studio of mOrphosis Architects to celebrate the new board of directors and chart an expansive next phase of critical urban engagement. Generously hosted by board member Thom Mayne, the event marked one year of transition, building upon the legacy of the Institute’s past while looking toward the future. More