A Canopy Where it Counts

Cedar Rapids, Iowa, grabs the opportunity for more equity and biodiversity after a Derecho flattens more than half the urban trees. By Kevan Klosterwill On August 10, 2020, a massive storm ripped through Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and the surrounding area. The storm, called a derecho for the straightness of its 140-mile-per-hour winds (as compared with … Read more

Practice: When Experience Counts

The Schulich School of Business at York University (2003) was awarded to Hariri Pontarini Architects in a joint venture with Young + Wright Architects for a submission that interpreted the client’s aspirations in forceful and realistic design concepts. Hariri Pontarini had only completed a single previous project at a university—the McKinsey & Company Headquarters, a … Read more