On Saturday, June 11, Minn-Lab, a design collaborative which represents both faculty and professionals in Architecture, Landscape Architecture, and Computer Science, presented their project entitled "Weather Report" at the Northern Spark Art Festival. Participants included School of Architecture head Marc Swackhamer and the following individuals: Rob Hunter, Aaron Wittkamper, Andrea Johnson, Ross Altheimer, Maura Rockcastle, Molly Reichert, Daniel Keefe and student assistants Deuk-Geun Hong and Seth Johnson. To see the project in action click the link or picture below!
In this interview, architect Emily Grandstaff-Rice talks to professor and associate dean of research Renée Cheng who describes the value of the program, the nature of applied research, connection between academia and practice, and a vision for the future of the profession.
In this article, Jennifer Yoos and Vincent James discuss the history and impact of urban skyways across the world, including in Minneapolis and Saint Paul.