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Wednesday 04 July, 2012

2012 Disaster Response Grant Recipients

Architecture for Humanity Helping Haiti © NY Daily News


Tuesday 03 July, 2012

2012 Disaster Response Grant Recipients

Architecture for Humanity Helping Haiti © NY Daily News


Tuesday 20 March, 2012

AIA and Architecture for Humanity launches Disaster Plan Grant Program

Architecture for Humanity Helping Haiti © NY Daily News With the realization that disasters are an unavoidable reality, Architecture for Humanity and the American Institute of Architects (AIA) have launched ArchitectsRebuild.org in an effort to eliminate “that first awkward and uncoordinated period when people, eager to put their talents into response and recovery, can’t find […]


Sunday 13 March, 2011

Architecture for Humanity Mobilizing Teams to Help with Japan Earthquake and Tsunami

Architecture for Humanity Helping Haiti © NY Daily News Already mobilizing teams in Tokyo, Osaka and Kyoto, Architecture for Humanity has begun to initiate an immediate response to the Sendai earthquake and tsunami. Currently AFH is searching for individuals to join a coalition to update foreign nationals in Japan with the latest information regarding unfolding events […]


Friday 15 January, 2010

Helping Haiti

© NY Daily News It has been reported that 3 million people (about a third of Haiti’s population) have been affected by the recent earthquake.  With that number expected to climb as the days progress, the number of casualties will be somewhere nearing 50,000.  Many countries are supplying immediate help as millions of dollars, and […]


Thursday 01 January, 1970

middle kingdom at asia now

tea pot from the 'hermit series' chinese born, american based design duo bo and alison jia founded middle kingdom in 1998. the studio celebrates the traditions of chinese porcelain and craft, creating new objects which are both subtle and elegant. their colorful tableware designs draw on the porcelain influences of china's qing and ming dynasties. 'hermit series' 'hermit bowls' […]


Thursday 01 January, 1970

atelier takagi at asia now

'bluff city light' the work of japanese born american-based atelier takagi (jonah takagi) was featured in designboom's 'asia now' exhibition at dwell on design in los angeles. the multi-disciplinary studio and workshop aims to produce objects that re-contextualize our surroundings. 'bluff city light' 'bluff city lights' are pendant lamps which draw influences from paper lanterns and bluff city, […]


Thursday 01 January, 1970

mann singh at asia now

indian designer mann singh exhibited his 'kachnar bowl' (produced in limited edition for the italian manufacturer driade) and his most recent work, a prototype of the 'phul' chair in designboom's 'asia now' exhibition at dwell on design in los angeles. 'phul' chair stainless steel is more commonly used with industrial processes, mann singh uses the hand-made […]


Thursday 01 January, 1970

kyouei design at asia now

'honeycomb lamp' the work of japanese design studio kyouei design ltd. (kouichi okamoto) was featured in designboom's 'asia now' exhibition at dwell on design in los angeles. 'honeycomb lamp' made out of denguri paper, the fold-out lampshade can surround any light bulb and socket, producing a honeycomb pattern when fully open. see all steps here. 'honeycomb lamp' on […]