PARSONS SCHOOL OF CONSTRUCTED ENVIRONMENTS NEARS COMPLETION

08/09/17

Construction is nearing completion for Parsons School of Constructed Environments, situated atop their Greenwich Village campus complex. R+L created a series of striated island meeting-boxes around which studio, faculty, and administrative spaces are organized. The active center of the school is the Skyroom, which serves as a sky-lit venue for guest lectures and student presentations in SCE's Architecture, Industrial Design, Interior Design, Lighting Design, & Product Design programs.

 

R+L TO DESIGN PRATT GALLERY EXHIBITION

07/09/17

Organized by Pratt Manhattan Gallery and curated by C2 (curator squared), a new exhibition Design By Time will explore how temporal issues can be generative for, and encoded within, a range of textile, ceramic, lighting, fashion, object and furniture works. The exhibition will bring together works from both known and emerging designers, and is scheduled to open Feb 21, 2019 at PMG and will tour through 2020. Image: EDVH, detail from Morphodynamics installation.

 

PARSONS MAKING CENTER IS COVER STORY FOR CP&M

06/23/17

R+L's Parsons Making Center is featured as the cover story for the June issue of College Planning & Management Magazine. At a time when universities increasingly focus on maximizing assigned pedagogical space, the Making Center subverts this norm with open spaces dedicated to not being dedicated. The Center is also featured in Prototyping the Future, part of Oculus Magazine's Spring 2017 issue, Educating the Architects of Tomorrow. MORE>