Fellows Form Housing Research Committee

Saturday, February 28th, 2009

A group of Institute fellows, Viren Brahmbhatt, Peter Brassard, Meta Brunzema, Renee Kaufman, Linda Pollak, Lyn Rice, Thor Snilsberg, and Claire Weisz, have formed a fellows’ research ad hoc committee with the goal of assessing the state of housing in the US and proposing sustainable development strategies. We will keep you informed on the progress of this initiative. If you would like to learn more about this project and contribute your ideas and suggestions, please email us at info@ifud.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