Architecture and Urbanism

News

Phil Freelon, professor, colleague, and alumnus, dies at 66
Ambient plant illumination could light the way for greener buildings
Renowned architect I.M. Pei ’40 dies at 102

Overview

With a group of active practitioners composing the core of the design faculty, Architecture + Urbanism at MIT is centered on contemporary practice. We actively pursue interdisciplinary collaboration, being keenly aware of the necessity to learn and borrow from, as well as to instigate exchange, with other disciplines. Yet we believe the foundational intelligence of architecture should be generated above all from the bottom up and within design itself. More...