Call for chapter proposals

We wanted to let you know about the call for proposals we just received. Please consider submitting to the call. A GENDERED PROFESSION – call for chapters Edited by James Benedict Brown (Leicester School of Architecture), Harriet Harriss (Royal College of Art), Ruth Morrow (Queen’s University Belfast), James Soane (Project Orange) For a profession that […]

university hubs spring 2015

university hubs spring 2015

We are excited to announce our Spring Series continuing our theme on the Futures of Design Practice!  

women. wikipedia. design. #wikiD

women. wikipedia. design. #wikiD

You are invited to participate to write more women architects and designers into wikipedia on International Women’s Day, March 8.

University Hubs Fall Report: <br>GSAPP Talks Practice and Pedagogy</br>

University Hubs Fall Report:
GSAPP Talks Practice and Pedagogy

By Xiaoxi Chen Laurent and Kate Reggev Powerful, thoughtful women are easy to find at Columbia University’s Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation (GSAPP). On November 11th, Architexx teamed up with GSAPP to host the Roundtable Lecture “Women in Architecture: Between Practice and Pedagogy,” a conversation with Karla Rothstein (Latent Productions) and Galia Solomonoff […]

University Hubs Fall Report: <br>Barnard College on In-House vs. Out-Sourcing</br>

University Hubs Fall Report:
Barnard College on In-House vs. Out-Sourcing

By Yixia Xu For most undergraduate students, the spectrum of practices open to us in the field of architecture–whether construction, design or consultation–can be disconcerting and slightly overwhelming. But what’s the difference between working in a firm that performs these services in-house compared to a firm that outsources those services? Under this year’s theme, “Futures […]

Design Action 2014: <br> Private Choices, Public Spaces

Design Action 2014:
Private Choices, Public Spaces

How can design enable dialogue in contested public spaces? This ArchiteXX-lead design action will address the public-private interface of the last remaining abortion clinic in Mississippi. Design is a powerful, effective and often under-utilized tool in addressing the complexities of contested spaces. ArchiteXX calls you to collaborate with us in a practice of active citizenship through […]