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Monday, June 22, 2015

Dear friends of Public Architecture,

Recently we’ve been getting quite a bit of print coverage.  In case you missed it, we wanted to share with you what has been written about Public Architecture and reveal some of what’s to come in the near future for our organization.

Architectural Digest - “Discover How Public Architecture Gives Back” by Tim McKeough

This piece highlights some great 1% projects done in the past few years.  It encapsulates our history while illustrating the scope and power of the work that firms are doing through The 1%.

Harvard Magazine - “Good Design” by Stephanie Garlock

Harvard’s article more broadly defines the public interest design movement and refers to us as one of the “grandfather” organizations of the public interest design field.

San Francisco Chronicle - “Architecture: Designing a strategy for making a difference” by John King

John King covers both Public Architecture’s rise and its present, looking at the incorporation of pro bono into design as well as some key initiatives we have accomplished.

The Resilience Dividend: Being Strong in a World Where Things Go Wrong by Judith Rodin

Rockefeller Foundation President Judith Rodin shows how people, organizations, businesses, communities, and cities have developed resilience in the face of otherwise catastrophic challenges.  She features Public Architecture and our success with making giving back a fundamental part of the design profession.

Designed for the Future: 80 Practical Ideas for a Sustainable World by Jared Green

Jared Green asks eighty of today's most innovative architects, urban planners, landscape architects, journalists, artists, and environmental leaders the question: What gives you the hope that a sustainable future is possible?  John Peterson tackles the question through the lens of a project by the Brooklyn-based 1% member firm Interboro Partners.

Please share these works with anyone you know would be interested.  Thank you for your continued support, and we will be in touch soon with more exciting news.

Sincerely,

                Public Architecture

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News archive

[06.22.15] We've been in the Press!
[04.15.15] Public Architecture and The 1% Look Ahead
[04.03.15] Case Study: The 1% Habitat House
[03.23.15] Hiring Two Summer Associates
[03.10.15] Calling all Designers: Contract Inspirations Awards
[01.12.15] Perkins+Will Revamps Community Childcare Center
[12.19.14] We Were Hacked!
[12.09.14] IIDA Partnership Anniversary
[12.02.14] Re-defining Home: A Design Challenge
[11.24.14] Pro Bono Impact Survey
[10.30.14] Architect Top 50
[10.29.14] Supply & Demand
[10.27.14] Pro Bono Week '14
[10.16.13] 1% Nonprofit Survey Launch
[09.19.13] Act Soon: The 1% Program Firm Survey
[09.11.13] Resilient SF: Designing for the Big One
[08.21.13] IIDA Partners With Public Architecture’s Pro Bono Program, The 1%
[07.25.13] What Can be Done on 9/11 Day?
[07.12.13] Social Impact Design Award: Submit your project now!
[06.20.13] Public Architecture at The AIA Convention 2013
[06.17.13] A Billion + Change and Public Architecture to Partner
[06.10.13] Case Study Published: Hawaii Wildlife Center by Ruhl Walker Architects
[05.20.13] Behind the Scenes with Kiva and STUDIOS
[04.22.13] Take The 1% Firm 2013 Survey
[03.28.13] NEA Announces Spring Grant Opportunities
[02.11.13] Duty to Defend: Dangerous New Meaning
[01.25.13] Sustainable Cities Design Academy Call for Applications
[01.22.13] Support The 1% Program with Interface and Universal Fibers
[01.15.13] Fourth Survey of Pro Bono Service by US Architecture & Design Firms
[11.26.12] ASID and Public Architecture Form Partnership to Advance Pro Bono Design
[11.13.12] SEED Awards 2012
[10.26.12] National Pro Bono Week
[10.01.12] Meet and Match San Francisco
[09.27.12] Let's Chat...AIA & The 1%
[08.26.12] SEED Award and Field Guide Call for Submissions
[08.07.12] Pro Bono Design Handbooks Published
[07.13.12] Make the Connection to Benefit Public Architecture
[06.09.12] Public Architecture at NeoCon
[05.11.12] Public Architecture at the AIA Convention
[04.11.12] Highlights from Design Access
[01.26.12] The 1%'s 1000th Firm is Interboro Partners
[01.17.12] AIA and Public Architecture partner to advance pro bono design movement
[11.15.11] The Next 1%
[10.20.11] Design for the Public Good | Northwest Exhibition
[09.08.11] The Public Dialogue
[08.25.11] Design Advocates: Leading the Way
[08.04.11] Remembering Doug Garofalo
[07.21.11] 500 Nonprofits + 1000 Firms = Pro Bono Design Movement
[06.23.11] Hayes Valley Community Center Designed Pro Bono
[06.14.11] The 1% Nonprofit Survey is Launched
[04.26.11] The 1% Firm Survey 2011 Extended!
[03.03.11] The 1% Firm Survey 2011
[02.23.11] Sustainable Cities Design Academy
[02.08.11] The 1%'s 900th Firm
[01.12.11] Lights on Market Street
[11.17.10] Attention 1% program participants: Join the new Facebook group
[10.15.10] The Power of Pro Bono
[10.06.10] Small Scale, Big Change: New Architectures of Social Engagement
[08.17.10] The 1% August 2010 Update
[07.06.10] The 1% July Update
[06.14.10] May Welcomes 21 Firms and 10 Nonprofits
[05.11.10] April Welcomed 7 Firms and 9 Nonprofits
[04.07.10] "Architects Remain Committed to Pro Bono Work" 1% firm survey featured in Residential Architect magazine
[04.01.10] ACD Announces its Latest Service Grant Recipients
[03.16.10] Third Annual Survey of Pro Bono Service by U.S. Architecture Firms Completed
[02.26.10] Welcoming 17 Firms and 12 Nonprofits in February
[01.28.10] Last Chance to Take The 1% Nonprofit Survey
[12.04.09] The 1% Nonprofit Survey - Over 70 Organizations Respond!
[11.03.09] The 1% Nonprofit Survey is Launched!
[10.02.09] The 1% Firm Survey is Launched!
[09.02.09] Pro Bono Work Helps Firms Fight Economic Slump
[08.25.09] Pro bono projects sought for forthcoming book
[07.02.09] 18 Firms and 3 Nonprofits Welcomed in June
[06.01.09] The 1% Grows By 19 Firms, 7 Nonprofits in May
[05.05.09] Record 26 Firms Join The 1% in April
[04.06.09] Strong Growth in The 1% Continues in March
[03.02.09] The 1% Firm Presence Grows Substantially in February
[02.03.09] January Brings Growth in Numbers and Scope to The 1%
[01.06.09] Public Architecture Welcomes 11 Firms and 7 Nonprofits into The 1% in December
[12.10.08] 11 Firms, 11 Nonprofits Join The 1% in November
[11.02.08] October Brings Wave of Registrants and Publicity to The 1%
[10.23.08] September brings 15 Firms, 14 Nonprofits into The 1%
[09.10.08] 26 Nonprofits Join The 1% in July, August
[09.08.08] 13 Firms Join The 1% in August; HOK Pledges 52,000 Hours Yearly to Pro Bono Design
[08.27.08] Second Annual Survey of Pro Bono Service by U.S. Architecture Firms Completed
[08.14.08] 10 firms join The 1% in July; AIA issues "Pro Bono Guidelines" draft
[07.23.08] St. Louis Post-Dispatch: Architecture Firms Find Happiness in Pro Bono
[07.18.08] June Brings 8 New Nonprofits to The 1%, Public Architecture to Develop Case Studies of Successful Pro Bono Projects
[07.15.08] 15 Firms Join The 1% in June Including First Firm from Maine
[06.04.08] 12 Nonprofits join the 1% in May Seeking Design Assistance for Diverse Array of Projects
[06.03.08] 24 New Firms Join the 1% in May Including First Firms from Nevada and Rhode Island
[05.15.08] 10 Nonprofits Seeking Design Assistance Join The 1% in April
[05.09.08] IOMA: The 1% Solution Program Passes 300 Firm Mark
[05.02.08] AIA.org: Giving 100% to Public Architecture's 1% Program
[05.01.08] The 1% Growing Steadily, 12 New Firms Join in April with a first from Indiana
[04.11.08] The 1% Welcomes Hawaii Firms + 19 Others
[04.10.08] Nonprofits Seek out Architectural Services on Search Engines
[04.04.08] Contract: In My Backyard
[03.31.08] 300 Architecture Firms Join Forces to Bring Design Services to Underserved Communities
[03.21.08] AIArchitect: Code of Ethics Supports Pro Bono Work, Sustainability
[03.12.08] The 1% Welcomes its 300th Firm
[03.11.08] Nonprofits Continue to Seek Design Services, 17 Nonprofits Join The 1%
[02.26.08] Architect John Peterson Building Goodwill
[02.12.08] William McDonough + Partners Joins The 1% with 20 Other Firms in January
[02.11.08] 18 New Nonprofits Seeking Design Assistance in the New Year
[01.09.08] The 1% Welcomes 8 New Firms, Ends 2007 at 255
[01.09.08] Nearly 50 Nonprofits Seeking Design Assistance
[12.01.07] 29 New Firms Join The 1% Program in November
[12.01.07] 40 Nonprofits Seek Design Assistance
[11.09.07] AIArchitect: 1% Launches New Website
[11.02.07] The 1% Profiled in Public Architecture Newsletter
[11.01.07] ArchitectureBoston Profiles The 1% Firms, Projects
[10.23.07] Phase II of The 1% Program Announced Publicly
[09.24.07] Welcome to Version 2.0 of TheOnePercent.org website
[09.01.07] The 1% Helps Do-Gooders Do More Than 1%
[08.31.07] Volunteers Doing Double Duty, Survey Says
[08.14.07] First Annual 1% Firm Survey Press Release
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