Recent Submissions

  • PI2.0 : un-demolishing the projects 

    Clow, Cristina(Cristina Grace) (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2019)
    Public-private partnerships are becoming an increasingly popular way to create housing in the United States. This financial model aids the developer by providing tax incentives, cheap land, and expedited permitting; ...
  • There will be floods : a material remembrance of Presidents Island, Memphis 

    Fechtel, John(John Christopher) (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2019)
    In the wash of the Mississippi River just south of Memphis, Tennessee, lies President's Island, the largest island in the Mississippi. It is now no longer an island, as it was annexed in 1947 by a growing Memphis in search ...
  • Spaces of arrival : swamp as a terrain of contestation in Cartagena, Columbia 

    Baena, Andrea, (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2019)
    This project delves into the aqueous terrain where the arrival of people and water coalesce. Specifically, it explores the shifting landscape of the Virgen Swamp, in the coastal city of Cartagena, Colombia, where there is ...

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