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 […]

Being (in) Public: <br>Spatial Agency in Amman (Pt. 1)

Being (in) Public:
Spatial Agency in Amman (Pt. 1)

by Rosana Elkhatib This is an essay in two parts about spatial and bodily agency in Amman, Jordan. The first, below, explores the policing of bodies in public spaces and what it means to exist in public in an evolving Arab city, where arts and cultural development is attempting to transform an increasingly censored urban […]

Bad Taste Kill$: <br>Redecorating Heteropatriarchy with Queer Eye for the Straight Guy

Bad Taste Kill$:
Redecorating Heteropatriarchy with Queer Eye for the Straight Guy

by Adjustments Agency “’Homosexuality, dope, immorality generally—these are the enemies of strong societies. The upper class of San Francisco is that way. It’s not just the ratty part of town. The Bohemian Grove, which I attend from time to time—it is the most faggy goddamned thing you could ever imagine, with that San Francisco crowd. […]

“Standing Rock Lives”: <br>On the Persistence of Indigenous Architecture</br>

“Standing Rock Lives”:
On the Persistence of Indigenous Architecture

By Elsa Matossian Hoover – īī∙nǔ∙k̇ǎa∙tsistai’ṗiiyii Above: Two women cross the entrance to Oceti Sakowin camp along the Missouri River. Photo: Jaida Grey Eagle 0. This short piece is intended to open an Indigenous architectural dialog motivated by the power and increasing visibility of land defense action, led primarily by Indigenous women, elders, and young people. […]