Oculus - Summer 2015 - (Page 20)

Center Highlights ©Sam Lahoz (left) The AIANY 2015 Honors and Awards Luncheon honored (l-r) critic Justin davidson (Stephen A. Kliment Oculus Award); Grimshaw architects (Medal of Honor) Partners Juan Porral, riBa, mark husser, ra, aia, leed aP, ncarB, vincent chang, aia, riBa, andrew Whalley, aia, riBa, (Deputy Chairman), William horgan, riBa; and mary miss (Award of Merit). (above) "Edge Business: New Modes of Profit," the third event related to the presidential theme "Dialogues from the Edge of Practice," explored how architects are boldly enlarging the purview, bringing their particular critical problem-solving skills and design acumen to endeavors previously considered outside the traditional scope of practice. (l-r) thomas Gluck, 20 Oculus Summer 2015 Principal, GLUCK+; Jane Smith, aia, iida, Founding Partner, Spacesmith; aJ Pires, ra, Partner and Executive Vice President, Alloy Development; Phillip G. Bernstein, faia, riBa, leed aP, Vice President, Building Industry Strategy & Relations, Autodesk; and tomas J. rossant, AIA, 2015 AIANY President. ©Center for Architecture ©Center for Architecture (right) The AIANY Oculus Committee hosted Londonbased Justin mcGuirk (right), author of Radical Cities: Across Latin America in Search of a New Architecture, in conversation with miguel robles-durán, Co-founder of Cohabitation Strategies and Assistant Professor of Urbanism at Parsons The New School for Design. ©Center for Architecture (right) Metropolitan Museum of Art Director thomas campbell, Ph.d., and david adjaye, OBe, hon. faia, riBa, founder of Londonbased Adjaye Associates, shared a few laughs over drinks at the March installment of Cocktails & Conversations, organized by the AIANY Architectural Dialogue Committee and CultureNow. Songpa Micro-Housing at the AIANY Honors and Awards Luncheon at Cipriani Wall Street. ©Eve Dilworth Rosen ©Sam Lahoz (left) AIANY 2015 President tomas J. rossant, aia, presented Jinhee Park, aia, Principal, SsD, with the Best in Competition Award for (left) AIANY and the Center for Architecture's Interim Executive Director david Burney, faia, at the AIANY Design for Risk and Reconstruction Committee's (DfRR) event "Extreme Heat: Cooling the Public Realm and Climate-Resilient Urban Design," with speakers Jeffrey l. raven, faia, leed aP Bd+c, Director, RAVEN A+U; lance Jay Brown, faia, dPacSa, Founding Cochair, DfRR; and anne marie Sowder, Assistant Professor, CUNY City Tech. 2015 AIANY Design Awards

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Oculus - Summer 2015

First Words: Letter From the President: Collecting Change
Center for Architecture: Center Highlights
Introduction: Going Beyond the Program
Urban Design
Last Words: Letter From the Interim Executive Director: Design Matters - to Everyone
Index to Advertisers

Oculus - Summer 2015