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rendering: inversions, doubly-ruled and toroidal surfaces
rigged new world by hannah gaengler
hathigaon elephant village


photo of suad amiry

aga khan program lecture: suad amiry, “reclaiming space: riwaq’s 50 village project in rural palestine”

in 2005 riwaq made a significant shift from…

public lecture series


mar 20, 2018


gsd, gund hall gund 112 stubbins



free and open to the public

press release

high line wins 2017 veronica rudge green prize in urban design

the harvard graduate school of design is pleased to announce that the 13th veronica…

feb 22, 2018


platform 10: live feed

platform is the harvard university graduate school of design’s annual compendium of select student work,…

by jon lott and john may

november 2017


frida escobedo (mdes ’12) to design 2018 serpentine pavilion

harvard university graduate school of design alumna and 2018 wheelwright prize juror frida escobedo (mdes…

feb 8, 2018


jon lott and para project

jon lott, andrew holder, and eric h?weler among winners of architect magazine’s 65th annual progressive architecture awards

among the 10 projects architect magazine has honored with its 65th annual progressive architecture…

feb 14, 2018

photo essay


monument studio asks, which events are worth remembering for our time?

fall 2017"s?the monument?studio, led by visiting critics emanuel christ and?christoph gantenbein, aims to design…

nov 17, 2017


what does freedom look like? what does it feel like? what does it sound like? these are the things our designers and artists do for us.

deray mckesson, civil rights activist

public lecture series


oct 6, 2017


gund piper auditorium


open to the public, but requires tickets

photo essay

field trip to harvard forest for his-4447 forest, grove, tree: planting urban landscapes 3

the forest for the trees: exploring the unexpected interplay of art, history, and science at harvard forest

taking a walk?through?harvard forest?is like stepping back in time. eighteenth century stone walls?spotted…

nov 8, 2017


untitled 01 | 170219

by?zack matthews (march "17) — recipient of faculty design award march ii   the purpose…


spring 2017


student portrait: tanuja mishra (mdes in art, design, and the public domain)

tanuja mishra?received?the master in design studies in art, design, and the public domain in spring…

oct 6, 2017

new geographies

new geographies 09: posthuman

edited by mariano gomez luque and ghazal jafari “posthuman” signals a historical condition in which…

january 2018


forward from woodward: planning new growth along the american rust belt by jonah susskind

forward from woodward: planning new growth along the american rust belt

by jonah susskind?(mla "17) — recipient of asla certificate of honor and asla certificate of…


spring 2017


student-designed “we all” debuts in allston

the harvard graduate school of design announces the opening of “we all,” an inaugural design-build…

sep 11, 2017


riding the rails: a platform for speculation on american urbanization in the age of high speed rail

by melissa alexander (maud "13) from the prologue: unlike the united states, riding a train…


spring 2017