Architecture + Design: Design 6 (Design Engagement Studio)

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.
Program Type Course Name and Number: ARCH-DES 404 Design Studio VI
MA County:
Begin / End Date:
Tuesday, January 20, 2009
Assessment Mechanism:
No
Program Director:
Program Contact:
UNIT(s):
College of Humanities and Fine Arts/Art, Architecture, and Art History

Partner Map

Partner(s):
  • Catherine Ratte
    Pioneer Valley Planning Commission
    60 Congress St.
    Springfield, MA 01104
    United States
  • Jose Claudio
    New North Citizens Council
    2455 Main St.
    Springfield, MA 01107
    United States
  • Carlos Gonzalez
    Nueva Esperanza
    401 Main St.
    Holyoke, MA 01040
    United States
  • Tim Fisk
    Alliance to Develop Power (ADP)
    130 Union St.
    Springfield, MA 01105
    United States
  • Jim Lescault
    Amherst Media
    246 College St.
    Amherst, MA 01002
    United States