Acts of Refuge

This month’s Cocktails and Conversations at the Center for Architecture was a tête-à-tête between Brad Cloepfil, AIA, principal of Allied Works Architecture, and David van der Leer, executive director of the Van Alen Institute. The conversation, accompanied by Toby Cecchini’s superb rhubarb-infused Plymouth dry gin cocktail designed especially for Cloepfil, revolved around places and spaces of introspection. “We don’t have them in our culture,” Cloepfil said. Continue reading “Acts of Refuge”