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05.31.2018 Madame Architect

Katie profiled in Madame Architect article, "Emerging with Rigor: Katie MacDonald on After Architecture."

05.24.2018 Current Newspapers

Article in Current Newspapers, "Public art in Van Ness aims to evoke landscape, history" discusses After Architecture's project for Van Ness.

05.08.2018 Forest Hills Connection

After Architecture's latest project in Washington, D.C., Canopy, announced in Forest Hills Connection article, "Design chosen for new public art at Van Ness. The next step: Fundraising." (Washington, D.C.)

05.01.2018 Branch Museum of Architecture and Design

Katie’s work exhibited in Virginia by Design exhibit at the Branch Museum of Architecture and Design. (Richmond, VA)

04.16.2018 Richmond Magazine

Katie mentioned in Richmond Magazine article, "Design for Good: Richmond’s Branch Museum of Architecture and Design bestows the first Virginia by Design Awards."

04.09.2018 Cornell University Architecture

Katie and Kyle speak about their practice at Cornell University. (Ithaca, New York)

04.06-20.2018 Nine Constructionists

Kyle's work is featured in the show Nine Constructionists at the Van Der Plas Gallery. His project After Regionalism: Constructing Mythos on the Appalachian Trail will be on view. (New York, NY)

04.04.2018 Virginia Tech

Katie's students awarded Creativity and Innovation funding from Virginia Tech for their project, The Mudline, which addresses the post-disaster condition of Montecito, California. Virginia Tech News.

03.23.3018 Ragdale Ring

After Architecture named Finalist in Ragdale Ring competition. (Lake Forest, Illinois)

03.15.2018 Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture

Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture 106th Annual Meeting. (Denver, Colorado) Katie to present paper, "Social Engagement and the Construction of Place." Kyle to present paper, "Crutches No More: Reframing Philip Johnson's Seven Crutches as Pedagogic Tools."

02.27.2018 MacFarland Middle School

After Architecture selected as finalist for MacFarland Middle School project. (Washington, D.C.)

02.18.2018 Virginia by Design Awards

Katie awarded Emerging Designer Award in the inaugural Virginia by Design Awards through The Branch Museum of Architecture and Design. (Richmond, Virginia)

02.14.2018 The College of New Jersey

After Architecture selected as finalist for The College of New Jersey project. (Ewing, New Jersey)

02.02.2018 Mercer County Courthouse

After Architecture selected as finalist for Mercer County Courthouse project. (Trenton, New Jersey)

01.19.2018 City of Roanoke

After Architecture selected as finialist for Roanoke Gateway project. (Roanoke, VA)

12.20.2017 Art Spaces Terre Haute

After Architecture shortlisted for Indiana State University College of Health and Human Services Building Entry Portal. (Terre Haute, IN)

12.18.2017 Van Ness Main Street

After Architecture selected for Van Ness Main Street canopy project. (Van Ness, Washington, D.C.)

12.15.2017 Virginia Tech

Katie receives Instructional Innovation Grant from the Center for Instructional Development and Educational Research. (Blacskburg, VA)

12.14.2017 Princeton University School of Architecture

Katie attended Annie Barrett's final review at Princeton University School of Architecture. (Princeton, NJ)

11.01.2017 Ridge Gate Station

After Architecture shortlisted for Ridge Gate Station Public Art. (Lone Tree, CO)

10.14.2017 American Institute of Architecture Students

Katie and Kyle gave closing keynote at CRIT Live: AIAS Research Symposia at Cornell University. (Ithaca, NY)

09.12.2017 Cornell Alumni Magazine

Feature article on After Architecture's work, entitled "Site Specific", published in the Cornell Alumni Magazine. (Print)

09.08.2017 The Arts & Science Council Functional Art Directory

After Architecture selected for The Arts & Science Council Functional Art Directory. (Charlotte, NC)

06.12.2017 Archinect

After Architecture profiled on Archinect's Small Studio Snapshots. (Web)

06.06.2017 Camp Barker Memorial

After Architecture selected to design Camp Barker Memorial at Garrison Elementary School in collaboration with artist Vinnie Bagwell. (Washington, D.C.)

06.2017 Portman’s America and Other Speculations

Katie's work published in book Portman's America and Other Speculations by Lars Müller Publishers. (Print)

05.26.2017 Mies van der Rohe Award

Peak House published in European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture - Mies van der Rohe Award book. (Print)

05.24.2017 San Antonio Public Art

After Architecture selected for the Public Art San Antonio 2017 Pre-Qualified Artist List. (San Antonio, TX)

05.18.2017 Robert A.M. Stern Architects

Kyle awarded the Robert A.M. Stern Architects Travel Fellowship for his research project, Alpine Modernism: Sensitive Identities and Regional Placemaking. (New York, NY)

05.17.2017 Cornell University

Katie and Kyle awarded the Robert James Eidlitz Fellowship for their research project, Edoardo Gellner: The Regional Modernism of an Austro-Italian.

05.13.2017 Cornell Univeristy

Katie attended Thesis Reviews at Cornell University. (Ithaca, NY)

03.06.2017 American Institute of Architects

Logjam featured in AIA Emerging Professionals Exhibit 2017, Citizen Design. (Washington, D.C.)

01.27.2017 Rotch Fellowship

Katie MacDonald named 2017 Rotch Travelling Scholarship Finalist. (Boston, MA)

03.11.2017 Marie Reed Community Learning Center

After Architecture shortlisted for Marie Reed Community Learning Center public art. (Washington, D.C.)

02.10.2017 San Francisco Arts Commission

After Architecture selected for San Francisco Arts Commission's Prequalified Artist Pool 2017 - 2018. (San Francisco, CA)

01.18.2017 Saint Paul Public Art

After Architecture selected for Saint Paul's City List of Qualified Public Artists 2017 - 2018. (Saint Paul, MN)

12.22.2016 Mies Van der Rohe Award

Peak House nominated for Mies Van der Rohe Award: 2017 EU Prize for Contemporary Architecture. (European Union) Media Coverage: ArchDaily

12.06.2016 CNN

Katie's Alpine Shelter Skuta featured in CNN Article "Prefabulous: How to Set Up Home in the Most Remote Places on Earth." (Web)

11.07.2016 Elemental Living

Peak House featured on the cover of Elemental Living published by Phaidon. (Print)

11.05.2016 Domus

Domus includes Peak House in article, "Best of #Small Spaces." (Web)

11.04.2016 New York Times Magazine

New York Times Magazine features Katie MacDonald's Peak House on its Instagram page. (Web)

11.03.2016 Palo Alto Public Art

After Architecture selected for Palo Alto Prequalified Artist Pool 2016 - 2017. (Palo Alto, CA)

10.15.2016 Dwell Magazine

Feature article about Peak House entitled "Minimum Design, Maximum Protection" in Dwell and Alpine Modern.

09.10.2016 Philadelphia University

Katie presents workshop "Ergonomics in Healthcare" at Philadelphia University's "Nexus Maximus: Personal Health: Innovation, Data, and Empowerment" conference. (Philadelphia, PA)

07.28.2016 San Diego

Second Sea Form installation completed along the Marina Walk at the San Diego Marriott Marquis and Marina. (San Diego, CA) Cool San Diego Sites, San Diego Metro, Unified Port of San Diego, PR Newswire.

06.01.2016 Core 77

Peak House honored with Core 77 Design Award in the category of Built Environment. (Web)

05.11.2016 Architizer A+ Awards

Peak House published in Architizer: A+ Awards 2016 book by Phaidon.

04.12.2016 Architizer A+ Awards

Katie MacDonald's Alpine Shelter Skuta awarded Architizer A+ Award: Architecture and Collaboration, Jury Winner and Architizer A+ Award: Architecture and Collaboration, Popular Choice Winner.

03.27.2016 Harvard Graduate School of Design

Katie MacDonald's Alpine Shelter Skuta, an exhibition at the Harvard Graduate School of Design, opens. (Cambridge, MA)

03.20.2016 Platform

Peak House featured in "Platform 8", an exhibition at the Harvard Graduate School of Design. (Cambridge, MA)

02.22.2016 Cornell University Architecture

Courting Miami and Pitch featured in "Competition", an exhibition at Cornell University's College of Architecture, Art, and Planning. (Ithaca, NY)

01.25.2016 Architizer

Katie's Peak House featured as Architizer Project of the Day. (Web)

12.03.2015 Wentworth Institute of Technology

Katie served as critic on Tom Chung's graduate design studio final jury at Wentworth Institute of Technology. (Boston, MA)

12.01.2015 Design Miami

Katie's Design Miami competition entry featured in "Unbuilt" exhibition at Design Miami 2015. (Miami, FL)

10.30.2015 AIA New England Design Awards

Katie's Peak House awarded an AIA New England Design Awards Honor Award at the AIA New England 2015 Annual Conference. (Hartford, CT)

10.24.2015 Lycoming College

After Architecture's Logjam outdoor classroom is installed on Lycoming College's campus. (Williamsport, PA)

10.07.2015 Association

After Architecture's work featured in "Association" exhibition at Cornell AAP in New York City. (New York, NY)

09.20.2015 Cornell University Architecture

After Architecture's work featured in "Portfolio", an exhibition at Cornell University's College of Architecture, Art, and Planning. (Ithaca, NY)

09.15.2015 Domus

Domus publishes article about Peak House.

08.24.2015 Living Anatomy: an Exhibition about Housing

Katie's work featured in "Living Anatomy: An Exhibition About Housing" at the Harvard Graduate School of Design. Media Coverage: Domus. (Cambridge, MA)

08.08.2015 Peak House Installed

Peak House installed in the Slovenian Alps (collaboration with Frederick Kim, Erin Pellegrino, Ofis Arhitekti, AKT II Engineering, the Harvard Graduate School of Design, and Rieder). Media Coverage: Architectural Digest, Wallpaper, ArchDaily, Fast Company, Dezeen, Design Boom, Inhabitat, Curbed, Financial Times, El Pais, and la Repubblica.

07.01.2015 Association

After Architecture's Hearth published in Association, Vol. 7. (Print Publication)

05.06.2015 Habitation in Extreme Environments

Katie published in Habitation in Extreme Environments. View Online. (Print Publication)

05.06.2015 Robert A.M. Stern Architects

Katie named RAMSA Travel Fellowship Finalist. (New York, NY)

04.18.2015 Arctic States Symposium

Katie presents project at Arctic States Symposium at the University of Virginia. (Charlottesville, VA)

04.16.2015 Cambridge Health Alliance

After Architecture present renovation project at Cambridge Health Alliance. (Cambridge, MA)

04.06.2015 Kirkland Gallery

Fossa Olfactoria installation (a collaboration with Erin Pellegrino) on on view at Cambridge's Kirkland Gallery. (Cambridge, MA)

02.27.2015 Rotch Fellowship

Kyle named 2015 Rotch Travelling Scholarship Finalist. (Boston, MA)

02.13.2015 Habitation in Extreme Environments

Peak House featured in "Habitation in Extreme Environments" lecture and exhibition at Harvard GSD. Media Coverage: Arch Daily, Archinect, Bustler. (Cambridge, MA)

12.19.2014 Paul M. Heffernan International Travel Grant

Katie receives Paul M. Heffernan International Travel Grant from Harvard University.

12.04.2014 Curbed Young Guns

After Architecture featured on Curbed - "Meet After Architecture: Inventors and Curbed Young Guns." (Web)

12.01.2014 Curbed Young Guns

Katie and Kyle are named Curbed Young Guns. (Web)

10.29.2014 AIA Los Angeles Next LA Honor Award

Hearth wins AIA Los Angeles Next LA Honor Award. Media Coverage: Architect Magazine, ArchDaily, Archinect, and Bustler. (Los Angeles, CA)

09.01.2014 Association

After Architecture's Twofold published in Association, Vol. 6. (Print Publication)

08.01.2014 CLOG: Rem

Kyle's article "Devil in the Diagram" featured in CLOG: Rem. (Print Publication)

04.29.2014 CLOG: Prisons

Katie and Kyle's article "Architecture, Villanized" featured in CLOG: Prisons. (Print)

04.28.2014 Dawntown Miami Design Build Competition

Courting Miami named Runner-Up in Dawntown Miami Design Build 2 Competition. Media Coverage: ArchDaily. (Miami, FL)

03.02.2014 Community Forests International Cabin Competition

Hearth wins Judge's Award for Architectural Poetry in Community Forests International Cabin Design Competition. Media Coverage: Inhabitat. (New Brunswick, Canada)

10.16.2013 Design Milk

Lightwave featured on Design Milk. (Web)

09.09.2013 Portland Design Festival Street Seats

Seatscape receives Honorable Mention in Portland Design Festival Street Seats Competition. (Portland, OR)

08.16.2013 Cornell University

Lightwave installed on Cornell University campus. (Ithaca, NY)

08.01.2014 CLOG: Sci-fi

Katie and Kyle's graphic, "Home Sweet Space" featured in CLOG: Sci-fi. (Print Publication)

05.01.2013 Association

After Architecture's work is featured in Association, Vol. 5. (Print Publication)

04.23.2013 Design Museum Boston: Street Seats Exhibition

Twofold installed near the Boston Children's Museum at Fort Point Channel for Design Museum Boston Street Seats Exhibition. Media Coverage: The Genteel, Architizer, Unbeige. (Boston, MA)

03.29.2013 Association

After Architecture installs exhibition of Association, Volume 5. (Ithaca, NY)

10.18.2012 Cornell Council for the Arts

Lightwave receives Cornell Council for the Arts grant for on-campus, installation piece. (Ithaca, NY) Media Coverage: Cornell Chronicle, "CCA Grant Winners to Present Art Projects at Cornell."

07.01.2012 ArchMedium

Crater Project wins Finalist in ArchMedium Northern Lights Observatory Competition. (Rovaniemi, FINLAND)

03.15.2012 Hernesaari Urban Furniture Competition

Wavepier wins Honorable Mention in the Hernesaari Urban Furniture Competition. (Helsinki, Finland)