Category Archives: Meetings

Design Charrette in Orange, NJ

Later this month, the Studio will be doing a weekend charrette in the town of Orange, New Jersey. The town has been very proactive in overhauling its old organization and infrastructure to make a more cohesive and walkable community. Near

Design Charrette in Orange, NJ

Later this month, the Studio will be doing a weekend charrette in the town of Orange, New Jersey. The town has been very proactive in overhauling its old organization and infrastructure to make a more cohesive and walkable community. Near

Day 3 – Part 3 – Inner City Arts

Inner-City Arts, widely regarded as one of the nation’s most effective arts education providers, is an oasis of learning, achievement and creativity in the heart of Skid Row, and a vital partner in the work of creating a safer, healthier

Day 3 – Part 3 – Inner City Arts

Inner-City Arts, widely regarded as one of the nation’s most effective arts education providers, is an oasis of learning, achievement and creativity in the heart of Skid Row, and a vital partner in the work of creating a safer, healthier

Day 3 – Part 2 – Resident Ambassadors

Our final presentation with the Skid Row Housing Trust involved meeting with three of their residents; Theresa Winlker, Vic Rodriguez, and Paul Mitchel. They gave us valuable insight into their experiences of how they ended up on the streets and

Day 3 – Part 2 – Resident Ambassadors

Our final presentation with the Skid Row Housing Trust involved meeting with three of their residents; Theresa Winlker, Vic Rodriguez, and Paul Mitchel. They gave us valuable insight into their experiences of how they ended up on the streets and

Day 3 – Part 1 – Ideas

On day three, we had a mourning meeting to discuss our perceptions so far of Skid Row. In The Skid Row Housing Trust’s conference room, we took out tracing paper and did rapid illustrations to highlight the conditions of the

Day 3 – Part 1 – Ideas

On day three, we had a mourning meeting to discuss our perceptions so far of Skid Row. In The Skid Row Housing Trust’s conference room, we took out tracing paper and did rapid illustrations to highlight the conditions of the

Day 2 – Part 3 – L.A. CAN

After our break at the awesome Tacos el Gavilan in South Central Los Angeles, we visited a grassroots organization based in skid row called LA CAN. The mission of the Los Angeles Community Action Network (LA CAN) is to help

Day 2 – Part 3 – L.A. CAN

After our break at the awesome Tacos el Gavilan in South Central Los Angeles, we visited a grassroots organization based in skid row called LA CAN. The mission of the Los Angeles Community Action Network (LA CAN) is to help

Los Angeles – Day 1

The Parsons and Milano students touch down in Los Angeles on the 18th of January to explore the city and the studio sites. After dropping our stuff off at the Hotel Figueroa, we meet with the Skid Row Housing Trust

Los Angeles – Day 1

The Parsons and Milano students touch down in Los Angeles on the 18th of January to explore the city and the studio sites. After dropping our stuff off at the Hotel Figueroa, we meet with the Skid Row Housing Trust

City Map

This was the first meeting for Parsons Architecture, Communication, and Interior design students. After introductions, we established how, possibly like the homeless in Skid Row, people from many different geographic locations condense in a single location. No one is born

City Map

This was the first meeting for Parsons Architecture, Communication, and Interior design students. After introductions, we established how, possibly like the homeless in Skid Row, people from many different geographic locations condense in a single location. No one is born