2014 Civic Forum Addresses Walkability in Houston

The recent success of Sunday Streets HTX and the launch of Mayor Parker’s Complete Streets initiative suggests that many Houstonians now clamor for a more walkable, more pedestrian-friendly city. But how can a city developed in step with the rise of this country’s dependence on the personal automobile become more walkable?

2014 Spotlight Prize Goes to 5468796

The sixth annual Rice Design Alliance Spotlight Prize will be awarded to Canadian firm 5468796, founded by Johanna Hurme and Sasa Radulovic. The international award, which comes with a cash prize and an invitation to lecture at The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, recognizes architects and designers in the early years of their careers.

Chinese Architecture: Thomas Campanella

Thomas J. Campanella, Associate Professor of Urban Planning, University of North Carolina, spoke at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston Brown Auditorium on Wednesday, September 28. Campanella kicked off the RDA Fall Lecture Series on Chinese Architecture.