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Do Visionary Architecture and Public Crowdfunding Mix?

BIG's Kickstarter campaign to seed fund one of the firm's quirkiest designs has led to questions of the role of invention, public engagement, and money in architecture.

BIG’s Kickstarter campaign to seed fund one of the firm’s quirkiest designs has led to questions of the role of invention, public engagement, and money in architecture.

Bjarke Ingels Co-Teaches Class at Yale with the Developer of West 57th

Bjarke Ingels and Thomas Christoffersen of BIG are co-teaching an advanced studio with one of the developers of BIG's West 57th "Court Scraper."

Bjarke Ingels (left), Doulas Durst (right), photo by James Andrachuk This semester at the Yale School of Architecture, Bjarke Ingels and Thomas Christoffersen of the Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) are co-teaching an advanced studio with Douglas Durst of the Durst Organization. While Yale has hosted developer studios in the past, this particular pairing is unique, in that the Durst Organization is…