Sunset Park Pool Pavilions

New pavilions designed and built by SCE Design Workshop conclude first summer in use.

Sunset Park Pool, New Changing and Locker Rooms, Location: Brooklyn NY, Architect: Parsons School of Constructed Environments

Waste Not: Passive House

SCE presents, Waste Not 1: Passive House, hosted by David White, Assistant Professor of Environmental Technology and Material Sciences, featuring architects, Paul Castrucci, Julie Torres Moskovitz, and Michael Ingui. The Passive House standard, the world’s most stringent energy efficiency standard, first came to the US in 2005. Since then, NYC has become the national hub of Passive […]


Jessica Birnbaum to Present at Better World By Design Conference September 26 in Providence, RI

Birnbaum will take part in panel on biomimicry and design.


Peter Wheelwright Reviews Two Novels for Architectural Record

Wheelwright is an architect and an award-winning novelist.


Parsons Students Participate in Urban Zen Project in Haiti

Four Parsons students spent the summer in Haiti, working alongside artisans and designers as part of D.O.T., a collaboration between Parsons, Donna Karan, Urban Zen Foundation, and Haitian artisan and businesswoman Paula Coles.


Vertical Urban Factory with Nina Rappaport

The School of Constructed Environments at Parsons presents Nina Rappaport, author and curator of Vertical Urban Factory; Rama Chorpash, Director of MFA Industrial Design at Parsons, whose creative-practice focuses on Making in Place; Victoria Hattam, Professor of Politics, The New School; and Sonam Velani, Policy Advisor to the Deputy Mayor of NYC will engage in […]

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Mark Gardner in Equity By Design

Essay stresses the importance of making both architectural practice and education more inclusive.


Andreas Benzing Wins EBie Award for Mamaroneck Passive House

House is first ever passive house in Westchester County.


Design Workshop’s Sunset Park Pool Pavilion in Interior Design Magazine

New changing pavilions designed and built by students of the Design Workshop free up much needed space at Sunset Park Recreation Center and Pool.


Slade Architecture’s Virgin Atlantic Lounge at LAX in Interior Design Magazine

This is the third Virgin Atlantic Lounge designed by Slade Architecture.