This capstone design studio is offered each Spring as part of the Architecture + Design curriculum. Working with a different community based organization each semester student teams engage in reflective research on sustainability, social engagement and innovative design practices as they respond to a design need defined by the local organization. The projects and proposals that emerge from this studio promote social transformation through innovative design.
Course Name and Number:
ARCH-DES 404 Design Studio VI
Program Impact Region:
Program identifies community participants.
Program Start (and End Dates):
January 20, 2009
Pioneer Valley Planning Commission
60 Congress St.
Springfield, MA 01104United States
New North Citizens Council
2455 Main St.
Springfield, MA 01107United States
401 Main St.
Holyoke, MA 01040United States
Alliance to Develop Power (ADP)
130 Union St.
Springfield, MA 01105United States
246 College St.
Amherst, MA 01002United States
Program Director's Email Address:
UNIT: Colleges, Schools, Departments, Centers, and Institutes:
College of Humanities and Fine Arts/Art, Architecture, and Art History