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Architecture for Humanity

PRESENTED ON MAY 08, 2014
IN NEW ORLEANS @ VOL 12

Architecture for Humanity - New Orleans, program director and project manager Alexander Adamick and co-coordinator Michael Vega discuss and share their current community project, a tree nursery in the New Orleans lower 9th ward. It is a project through Common Ground Relief, a local organization to bring awareness to restore and preserve regional wetlands.

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Design Like You Give A Damn

BY KATHERINE DARNSTADT
@ VOL 13 ON MAR 02, 2010

Katherine Darnstadt is the founder of LATENT DESIGN, and also works with Architecture for Humanity in Chicago. In this presentation, she describes some of the chapter's projects and collaborations.

"Presentation of the Day" on August 31, 2013.

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Architecture for Humanity Spain

BY GIOVANNA CARNEVALI
@ VOL 8 ON FEB 20, 2010

The reconstruction plan for Haiti and some projects by the local chapter AFH Spain. Presentation in SPANISH www.architectureforhumanity.org/programs/haiti-earthquake-rebuilding
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A City Born of an Aircraft Graveyard

BY TUC TEAMSON
@ VOL 6 ON JUL 04, 2013

Tuc Teamson talks about how three students in architecture and design start a project focusing on an "extreme situation"; A need for living space in the Arizona desert. They designed new homes from aircraft carcasses found in an aircraft graveyard. Turbines turn into a churches, cabins, and houses. Soon, a city emerges from the chaos. (In French)

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Architecture for Humanity x Monterrey

BY EDUARDO ORTIZ
@ VOL 6 ON AUG 22, 2014

Eduardo Ortiz, es el actual coordinador de Architecture For Humanity, Capítulo Monterrey, co-fundador de ARQBIOS Arquitectura para la Vida y especialista en Arquitectura Sustentable y Desarrollo Social. Ha formado parte de diferentes organizaciones de la sociedad civil como Jóvenes Unidos por Nuevo León, A.C., UNIVERDE UANL, Acciones Verdes y grupos salesianos misioneros.

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Girls in S.T.E.M

BY KATHERINE DARNSTADT
@ AIA 2013 CONVENTION (JUNE 21) ON JUN 21, 2013

Katherine Darnstadt focuses on changing the lives of young women in her urban community. She does this by providing girls with a two-week program that helps them rebuild their neighborhood and reshape lives.

This was "Presentation of the Day" on Tuesday, September 15th, 2015. 

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How New Immigrants Could Build Their New City

BY AMITIS NOUROOZI
@ VOL 10 ON JAN 22, 2016

Within the architecture field, Amitis Nouroozi works in the intersection of planning, design and community-building. She shares her story, as a new immigrant, who is building her new home in the first years of immigration to Canada.

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Historic Preservation is Dead!

BY ELIZABETH BLASIUS
@ VOL 38 ON JUN 07, 2016

Elizabeth Blasius instructs us to pour a drink and mourn the passing of historic preservation for buildings.

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Possibilities in Urban Space

BY MELISSA HIGGS
@ VOL 45 ON MAY 08, 2018

Melissa shows us the power of architecture and design to change the way we view spaces, and how we can develop connections in those spaces. 

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Preservation and Co-working

BY ANGELA VALAVANIS
@ VOL 46 ON JUN 05, 2018

Angela Valavanis is the founder of Creative Coworking, which opened 7 years ago in Downtown Evanston. She recently expanded to Edgewater, opening a second location at the historic Colvin House.