Andrew Bernheimer and David Leven publish NYCHAPEDIA, A Complete Catalogue of NYCHA’s Assets

Catalogue aims to provoke discussion around future of the extensive holdings of the New York City Housing Authority.

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New Housing Book Featuring Andrew Bernheimer Reviewed in The Architect’s Newspaper

Book includes chapter by M.Arch program director Bernheimer

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Urban Design Ecologies shortlisted for Urban Design Group Book Award

The Urban Design Group in London has shortlisted Urban Design Ecologies, edited by SCE Dean Brian McGrath, for the Urban Design Book Award.

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Parsons AAS Interior Design Work 6 Available

Parsons Work 6, AAS Interior Design, is the sixth in a series of publications, which documents design projects completed in the Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Interior Design at Parsons The New School for Design.

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Architect and SCE Faculty Victoria Benatar featured in New York Social Diary

Image: Victoria Benatar shining in her sunny sunny Upper East Side living room.
Photography by Jeff Hirsch

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Metropolis Magazine Article Features AFTERTASTE 2013: The Atmosphere of Objects

Susan Szenasy, Editor in Chief of Metropolis Magazine, used her Editor’s Notes (April 2013 issue) to tell about the 2013 Aftertaste Symposium’s focus on our relationship to objects. The symposium, subtitled “The Atmosphere of Objects” explored many ways that everyday things influence the way we live.

School of Constructed Environments Faculty Create Architectural Fairy Tales

Last December, the Design Observer blog featured a series of architectural fairy tales designed by Parsons SCE faculty members Andrew Bernheimer, Jing Liu, Emily Abruzzo, and Gerald Bodziak.

Peter Wheelwright’s As It Is On Earth selected as a Hemingway/PEN Award Honorable Mention

Associate Professor of Architecture, Peter Wheelwright, released a work of fiction that has been selected as a Hemingway/PEN Award Honorable Mention. The novel, As It Is On Earth, tells the story of a college professor, struggling to come to terms with his family’s difficult past.

Scapes 8

The eighth edition of the SCE Journal Scapes is now available, featuring design projects, essays, interviews and reviews on the theme of small scale urban design projects.

As It Is On Earth, a novel by Peter Wheelwright, published by the Fomite Press

As It Is On Earth is set in New England over seven days leading up to Columbus Day at the end of the Millennium, 1999. Narrated by Taylor Thatcher, an irreverent young university professor from a fallen family of Maine Puritans, the story follows his ruminative quest and errant attempts to escape from history.