Articles


UCLA Magazine
April 1, 2017
What are the unintended consequences of building the city of tomorrow?
Architect
March 3, 2017
Taking inspiration from local materials and vernacular architecture, Wang Shu and Lu Wenyu remade a rural Chinese village in their image.
Curbed
March 2, 2017
Can a new model for real estate investment help spread the wealth?
The Guardian
February 14, 2017
In California’s Central Valley emissions from oil refineries and agriculture make Bakersfield America’s most air-polluted city. Activists fear the Trump administration could undo small but steady improvements.
February 7, 2017
The carving up of cities by expressways is still a civil rights problem, but it's being solved as an economic one.
The Guardian
January 18, 2017
the story of Rebuild By Design, a competition – and now its own organisation – based on taking a more proactive approach to disaster response in cities; but how far can you prepare for the effects of climate change?
Los Angeles Magazine
December 9, 2016
Some of L.A.'s wealthiest philanthropists and foundations are setting their sights on solving the city's most chronic social dilemma -- providing housing for those without it. But even the mega-donors can't tackle the problem on their own.
Los Angeles Magazine
December 9, 2016
Philanthropy is on the rise, but we have a ways to go to reach pre-recession levels of generosity.
Curbed
December 7, 2016
As a city evolves, so must its zoning rules
Curbed
November 16, 2016
The design of our spaces can heal us, hurt us, and alter the way we think.