Oculus Quick-Take: FIGMENT: What is this? Why is Nothing for Sale? Why is Everyone Smiling?

On 08.25.16, Miguel Angel Baltierra, Assoc. AIA, LEED AP, interviewed David Koren, founder of FIGMENT, to discuss the organization’s first book FIGMENT: What is this? Why is Nothing for Sale? Why is Everyone Smiling?, reviewed by Annie Coggan in the 08.25.16 issue of our newsletter. Listen to the interview here.

 

Partners in Design: Alfred H. Barr Jr. and Philip Johnson

On 07.11.16, Miguel Angel Baltierra, Assoc. AIA, LEED AP, interviewed David Allen Hanks, curator at the Stewart Program for Modern Design, and Juliet Kinchin, curator at the Department of Architecture and Design at MoMA. Hanks, Kinchin, and Baltierra discussed Partners in Design: Alfred H. Barr Jr. and Philip Johnson, published by Monacelli Press, and reviewed by Annie Coggan in the 06.23.16 issue of our newsletter. Listen to the interview here.

Oculus Podcast: Dark Space: Architecture, Representation, Black Identity

On 07.11.16, Miguel Angel Baltierra, Assoc. AIA, LEED AP, interviewed Mario Gooden, AIA, principal at Huff + Gooden and Professor of Practice at Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation. Gooden and Baltierra discussed Dark Space: Architecture, Representation, Black Identity, published by Columbia Books on Architecture and the City, and reviewed by Annie Coggan in the 07.27.16 issue of our newsletter. Listen to the interview here.

Oculus Quick Take: A Genealogy of Modern Architecture

Miguel Angel Baltierra, Assoc. AIA, LEED AP, interviewed Kenneth Frampton, Assoc. AIA, Ware Professor of Architecture at Columbia GSAPP and author of A Genealogy of Modern Architecture, reviewed by Annie Coggan in the 01.27.16 of e-Oculus. Listen to the interview here.

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Oculus Quick Take: Street Smart: The Rise of Cities and the Fall of Cars

On 02.08.16, Miguel Angel Baltierra, Assoc. AIA, LEED AP, interviewed Sam Schwartz, president and CEO of Sam Schwartz Engineering and author of Street Smart: The Rise of Cities and the Fall of Cars, published by Public Affairs Books and reviewed by Annie Coggan in the 02.24.16 issue of e-Oculus. Listen to the interview here.

Oculus Quick Take: Under the Elevated with Susan Chin, FAIA, and Neil Gagliardi

On 10.29.15, Miguel Angel Baltierra, Assoc. AIA, LEED AP, interviewed Design Trust for Public Space Executive Director Susan Chin, FAIA, Hon. ASLA, and NYC Department of Transportation Director of Urban Design Neil Gagliardi about the Design Trust’s recently published Under the Elevated: Reclaiming Space, Connecting Communities. Listen to the interview here.