Posts Tagged ‘book’

Leski ‘The Storm of Creativity’ Generates Warm Front of Praise

Kyna Leski’s (Professor, Architecture) new book The Storm of Creativity (MIT Press, ISBN: 978-0-262-02994-0) has been reviewed and praised by the Times Higher Education and The Chronicle of Higher Education. Flora Samuel writing in the Times Higher Education called the book “thought-provoking and very readable.” While the Chronicle of Higher Education ProfHacker blog said Leski’s work […]

United Nations features Beaman work in habitat publication

Two housing projects from GA Collaborative, a non-profit design office run by Interior Architecture faculty Michael Leighton Beaman (Critic, Interior Architecture), RISD alumni Yutaka Sho and Zaneta Hong, and Boston-based designer James Setzler are featured in the United Nations publication on Planning and Design for Sustainable Urban Mobility. The book examines best practices and innovative […]

RISD Museum Curators Win Book Prize

Congrats to curators Jan Howard and Judith Tannenbaum, contributors to “Get There First, Decide Promptly: The Richard Brown Baker Collection of Postwar Art” (Yale University Art Gallery, 2011). The book was recently honored with the Sotheby’s Book Prize for a Distinguished Publication on the History of Collecting in America, awarded by the Frick Center for […]

Yeadon Projects Published

A range of projects by Peter Yeadon (Associate Professor, Interior Architecture) and Martina Decker appear in a new book, titled “Tectonics of Teaching.” The book documents proceedings from this year’s Building Technology Educators Society conference, and includes an essay by Decker that features works created by the duo.

Yeadon Projects Published

A range of projects by Peter Yeadon (Associate Professor, Interior Architecture) and Martina Decker appear in a new book, “Performative Materials in Architecture and Design.” The book includes a chapter on advanced materials by Decker, which features works created at Decker Yeadon LLC in New York City. According to the publisher:  “‘Performative Materials in Architecture […]