2018 Berkeley-Rupp Prize Awarded to Deanna Van Buren

Van Buren, award-winning architect and co-founder of Designing Justice + Designing Spaces, was awarded the prize in recognition of her pioneering work in the field of restorative justice and gender equity in architecture. Read More »


Journey to The Sea Ranch online

Browse digitized drawings, photographs and ephemera, and explore the design principles, vision and historical context of Sonoma County's iconic unincorporated community, The Sea Ranch. Read More »


Architecture Alumnus Aboubacar Komara Builds Community in Conakry, Guinea

This summer, the Kissosso neighborhood in Conakry, Guinea welcomed a distinctly different home clad entirely in bright green corrugated metal. It's a prototype for what CED alum Aboubacar Komara hopes will be many sustainable homes in the neighborhood. Read More »


YBCA’s “Bay Area Now” Exhibition Features Nicholas de Monchaux and Neyran Turan

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts is expanding its popular triennial exhibition to feature notable architects including two CED professors. Read More »


Two CED Alumni-Led Firms Win 2018 AIA/HUD Secretary’s Awards

David Baker Architects and DAO Architecture were recently recognized by AIA and HUD for their contributions to affordable, accessible, and well-designed housing projects and complexes. Read More »


Walter Hood Gives TED Talk on Building Community in Urban Spaces

Can public spaces both reclaim the past and embrace the future? Professor Walter Hood explores this question in his 2018 TED Talk. Read More »