Separate, but not equal

Separate, but not equal…

It appears that in New York a developer has proposed a new housing development, 40 Riverside Boulevard, whereby tenants will use separate entrances if they live in affordable housing or in the “premium” housing above. The developer, Extell Development Company, is essentially splitting the building into two, where the second through sixth floor are affordable housing and… Read More

ADPSR

Social Responsibility for Architects/Designers/Planners

The ADPSR was originally formed in the 1980s to advocate against nuclear proliferation. Since then they have expanded their efforts notably to include an architectural boycott of prisons and sponsorship of the Lewis Mumford Awards, honoring ” people and organizations whose work exemplifies social responsibility.” Architects / Designers / Planners for Social Responsibility works for… Read More