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3rd annual: women. wikipedia. design. #wikid

3rd annual: women. wikipedia. design. #wikid

Help us celebrate  Women’s History Month by writing at least one woman architect, designer or someone involved in the built environment into wikipedia. ArchiteXX would like to invite everyone you know to help write into wikipedia women designers, architects and all those involved in the creation of our built environment during the month of March. […]


ArchiteXX + University Hubs Fall Fundraiser

ArchiteXX + University Hubs Fall Fundraiser

Please join us with our university hubs for our first fall fundraising event in just a few weeks!  Many schools across New York State will be hosting a “Show Us Your PiXX” pecha kucha and raffle. Please purchase your raffle tickets here and help us get the word out! There are great prizes you can […]


university hubs fall ’15 + spring ’16

university hubs fall ’15 + spring ’16

We are excited to finally announce our year-long series on Environmental Impact(s): Design + Environment | Environment + Design! The series asks what is environmental impact and how do designers work with and for the sustainability of the planet? On a very basic and elemental level, how does the discipline of architecture work to circumvent […]


All Those Other Skills: Iben Falconer on Connecting the Dots and Knowing Your Value

All Those Other Skills: Iben Falconer on Connecting the Dots and Knowing Your Value

By Julia Gamolina Iben Falconer is the Director of Strategic Initiatives at Columbia University’s Graduate School of Architecture, Planning & Preservation. Prior to joining Columbia, she was an Associate and the Business Development Director, Americas for BIG – Bjarke Ingels Group from 2010-2016. During her tenure, the NYC office grew from 13 to 200 employees, […]


Sisters, Architects: <br> Laura and Sophie Hochhäusl on Sharing Knowledge and Engaging in Conversation

Sisters, Architects:
Laura and Sophie Hochhäusl on Sharing Knowledge and Engaging in Conversation

By Julia Gamolina, cover photo by Pia Clodi Both trained as architects, sisters Laura and Sophie Hochhäusl are now in distinctly different corners of the field. Sophie is an architectural historian – currently the Frieda L. Miller Fellow at the Radcliffe Institute of Advanced Studies at Harvard University, and appointed Assistant Professor at the University […]


Intuition and Humor: <br> Lorena Del Rio on Facing Her Fears

Intuition and Humor:
Lorena Del Rio on Facing Her Fears

By Julia Gamolina Lorena del Río is an architect, co-founder of RICA* STUDIO based in New York and Madrid, and an Assistant Professor at the Cooper Union. Her academic research stems from an interdisciplinary approach to design where architecture, art, and material research meet to promote emotional well-being. Lorena is educated at the Polytechnic University […]