Associate Professor John Folan Honored-School of Architecture - Carnegie Mellon University

Friday, December 16, 2011

Associate Professor John Folan Honored

2011-12 ACSA/AIA Housing Design Education Award

folan award
ReVAMP: Residential Vacancy Adjacency Modification Program

John E. Folan, Carnegie Mellon University

Juror Comments: This project demonstrates much careful and comprehensive analyses and "dissection" – even using BIM for analyses is smart. By focusing on infill in a way that is integrative to the existing physical/social/environmental infrastructure, the project demonstrates practice of sustainable architecture and development. This clear submission dealt with complex issues, had solid goals, and did a fantastic job in presenting the information. It was evident from the submission on how the course provided a range learning opportunities, including connecting with local organizations relevant to housing production.

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