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James S. Russell papers, 1981-2005

Summary Information

Abstract

James S. Russell (b. 1952. Seattle, WA) is an architectural writer, critic and journalist who lives and works in New York City. He is currently the architecture columnist for Bloomberg News, and from 1998 to 2005, he was an editor of Architectural Record magazine. Russell also contributes to numerous other publications, including the the New York Times, the Harvard Design Magazine, among others. A registered architect in New York, he practiced architecture with firms in New York City, Philadelphia, and Seattle before becoming a full-time writer. Russell received his Master of Architecture (MArch) at Columbia University in 1980.

At a Glance

Bib ID 10305464 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Russell, James S., 1952-
Title James S. Russell papers, 1981-2005
Physical Description 9 document boxes; 2 manuscript boxes; 2 folders (flat-file)
Language(s) English .
Access

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Arrangement

Arrangement

The collection is composed of three series: Architectural Record, Other Publications, and Professional Papers.

Description

Scope and Content

This collection primarily documents James S. Russell's writing process and consist of notes, drafts and research material for articles written for Architectural Record on architectural design, technology, and practice. The collection also includes notes and research materials for New York City development projects and general professional papers such as case studies, lecture notes, travel itineraries, press and promotional material obtained from events and architectural studios, and some early regional planning guidelines from city agencies. The collection contains the following three series:

Series I: Architectural Record

The primary component of the collection, the series is divided into three sub-series that were categorized based on Russell's roles at the magazine. Subseries 1: Essays are arranged chronologically by the title or subject of the assignments. Subseries 2: Special Projects focuses on the research and preparation of the three more extensive topics in his writing career: The 42nd Street Development, Times Square and Midtown Zoning; Workplace and Post 911 WTC and Lower Manhattan Development. Subseries 3: Editorial & Administrative contains notes, general correspondence and his editorial inputs to the issues' line-up and other features in the Magazine.

Series II: Other Publication

This series comprises of notes, drafts, correspondence, proofs, some contracts and agreements and a few final published version (in photocopies) of Russell's contribution to various publication. It is arranged by publication chronologically.

Series III: Professional Papers

The series contains files from other professional activities including researches and case studies, lecture notes, travel itineraries, press and promotional material obtained from events and architectural studios. Some early regional planning guidelines from city agencies are also included in the series.

Publication Date

1981-2005

Using the Collection

Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library

Restrictions on Access

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Restrictions on Use

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Preferred Citation

James S. Russell papers, 1981-2005, Department of Drawings & Archives, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library, Columbia University.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source of acquisition--James S. Russell donated the papers in 2004/2005.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Chialin Chou (Library Intern) under the supervision of Shelley Hayreh, Avery Archivist, in 2013.

Revision Description

2013-06-14 File created.

2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.

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History / Biographical Note

Biography

James S. Russell is a writer, critic and former editor of Architectural Record who has written about cities, architecture, and environmental design since the 1980s.

Born on September 9, 1952 in Seattle, WA, Russell received his Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Design (BAED) at University of Washington in 1976, and Master of Architecture (MArch) at Columbia University in 1980. Before becoming a full-time writer, he practiced architecture with firms in New York City, Philadelphia, and Seattle. He is a registered architect in New York and a Fellow of the American Institute of Architects.

Russell also contributes articles on architecture and design to numerous other publications, including the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, the Philadelphia Inquirer, I.D., the Harvard Design Magazine, BusinessWeek, Details, and Vanity Fair, and is the author of The Agile City: Building Well Being and Wealth in a Climate Change Era, published by Island Press in May 2011. He is active with the Architectural League and the Municipal Arts Society, in New York, and taught at Columbia University's Graduate School of Architecture, Planning & Preservation, Pennsylvania State University and the City College of New York.

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Series I: Architectural Record


Subseries 1: Essays



Box 1 Folder 1 "The Beyeler Museum, by Pritzker Prize winner Renzo Piano, engages in a discreet dialogue between architecture and art", 1998 May

Correspondence, project texts, press material, 10 photos and 10 slides



Box 1 Folder 2 "The Future Workplace", 1998 Jun

Drafts, correspondence and research material



Box 1 Folder 3-5 Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center (Architect: Pei Cobb Freed & Partners) [3 folders], 1998 Jul

Drafts, correspondence, plans, images and press material. Folder 5 Includes texts about the EPA new headquarter project



Box 1 Folder 6 "Pei communes with nature at Japan's remote Miho Museum", 1998 Aug

Notes, drafts, 14 slides, museum press pack and press trip files



Box 1 Folder 7-8 "A Striking Presence on the Berlin Skyline, the Debis Tower, by the Renzo Piano Building Workshop, Revises the Skyscraper" [2 folders], 1998 Oct

Notes, drafts, project information packs, drawings and images



Box 1 Folder 9 Scouting Report, London, 1998 Oct

Notes, drafts, correspondence, and project booklets



Box 1 Folder 10-11 "Locking Them Up: essay on challenges of designing juvenile justice facilities in a 'get tough' political environment" [2 folders], 1998 Dec

Notes, AIA conference packs, and research material



Box 1 Folder 12 "Project Diary: Daniel Libeskind's Jewish Museum in Berlin Speaks to a History that is both Rich and Tragic", 1999 Jan

Notes, drafts, correspondence, plans and photos of Felix-Nussbaum-Museum



Box 1 Folder 13 "Tadao Ando's TOTO Seminar House is a corporate retreat that is a world apart, a building that beckons to earth and sky", 1999 Feb

Notes, drafts, correspondence and plans



Box 12 Folder 13 "The Arc" London, England (Architect Ralph Erskine), 1992

Promotional material, article



Box 1 Folder 14 "Setting the pace for innovative transit design, Chris Wilkinson advances his station on the English architecture scene", 1999 Jul

Correspondence, project fact sheets, 6 Photos, 6 postcards and architect's profiles



Box 1 Folder 15 "With his sleek, ecological design, Lord Norman Foster imbues the Reichstag with Germany's new self-image", 1999 Jul

Notes, postcards, research material, 24 photos and film negatives



Box 1 Folder 16 10 Shades of Green Exhibition at Architecture League, 2000 May

Notes, drafts and press material



Box 1 Folder 17 "Evoking the infinite, Axel Schultes takes mourners at a CREMATORIUM from the clamor of daily life", 2000 May

Drafts and essay "Berlin-The Belated Capital" by Axel Schultes



Box 1 Folder 18 Jubilee Line Extension (Architect: Roland Paoletti), 2000 May

Drafts, correspondence, press material and newspaper clippings



Box 2 Folder 1 The Experience Music Project, 2000 Jun

Notes, drafts, 1 photo, 3 image CDs and newspaper clippings



Box 2 Folder 2 GSW Headquarters (Berlin. Architect: Sauerbruch Hutton), 2000 Jun

Correspondence, press material



Box 2 Folder 3 "In Holland, the Shock of the New", 2000 Jul

Drafts, correspondence and press material



Box 2 Folder 4 "Sony Center--Technology-driven urban bravura in Berlin's Sony Center" ( Architect: Murphy/Jahn), 2000 Nov

Drafts and press material



Box 2 Folder 5 "A New New Urbanism Renews Dutch Docklands", 2001 Apr

Drafts, images, texts on Borneo Sporenburg



Box 2 Folder 6 Mii amo Spa (Sedona, AZ. Architect: Gluckman Mayner Architects), 2001 May

Gallery proof, SPA promotional material



Box 2 Folder 7-8 "Landscape urbanism isn't a contradiction. It's the future" [2 folders], 2001 Jul

Notes, drafts, correspondence, and press material



Box 2 Folder 9 Out of the Ordinary: Robert Venturi, Denise Scott Brown and Assoc. Exhibition at Philadelphia Museum of Art, 2001 Jul

Notes, gallery proof and press material



Box 2 Folder 10 "Holl's evocative dreamscape comes to life", 2001 Aug

Bellevue Art Museum (Bellevue, WA). Includes notes, drafts, correspondence, research material, and project profile draft by Sheri Olson.



Box 2 Folder 11 "Behind The Discreet Façade of DG Bank, in the Symbolic Center of Berlin, Frank Gehry Takes Corporate Architecture Someplace It's Never Been", 2001 Oct

Notes, drafts and press material



Box 2 Folder 12 "Coop Himmelb(l)au challenges preservation orthodoxy in the GASOMETER B project by making stolid", 2001 Nov

Notes, drafts, correspondence and press material



Box 2 Folder 13 Building Type Study: Transportation, 2002 Jan

Drafts, research material and press material



Box 2 Folder 14 Frankfurt Airport ICE Station (Architect: BRT) [1 of 2], 2002 Jan

Notes, drafts, correspondence, BRT booklets and press material



Drawer 202 Folder 1 Frankfurt Airport ICE Station (Architect: BRT) [2 of 2], 2002 Jan

BRT booklet



Box 2 Folder 15 The Eden Project (St. Austell, Cornwall, UK), 2002 Jan

Notes, drafts, press material, and research material



Box 2 Folder 16 "Criticism: In Axel Schultes' Controversial Struggle To Realize Germany's New Chancellery There Are Lessons for American Public Building Design", 2002 May

Drafts, correspondence and press material



Box 2 Folder 17 "Innovation Center, Grusch, Switzerland" (Architect: Barkow Leibinger), 2002 Jun

Drafts, press material and architect's presentation booklet



Box 3 Folder 1 Austrian cultural Forum (Architect: Raymond Abraham), 2002 Aug

Notes, drafts, correspondence and press material



Box 3 Folder 2 "With the Imperial War Museum North, Daniel Libeskind builds his Case for a Major Museum Destination on a Budget", 2002 Oct

Notes, correspondence and press material



Box 3 Folder 3 "Leading the Money: innovative real-estate finance method that places architectural quality center stage", 2003 Jun

Notes, drafts, essay by Christopher B. Leinberger and ULI's publication: Reinventing America's Suburban strips



Box 3 Folder 4 "Where Are We Now? Architecture's Place In An Era Of Evolving Values", 2003 Aug

Drafts, comments, gallery proof and press material



Box 3 Folder 5 Dia: Beacon, 2003 Oct

Drafts, contact sheets, museum brochures, plans and drawings from Open Office



Box 3 Folder 6-7 "How acoustical science augmented art in the Disney Concert Hall design" [2 folders], 2003 Nov

Notes, drafts, newspaper clippings, 21 photos, and press material



Box 3 Folder 8 "OpenOffice redefines practice", 2003 Dec

Notes, texts on architects, and Dia: Beacon files



Box 3 Folder 9 Museum of the Earth (Ithaca, N.Y. Architect: Weiss/Manfredi Architects), 2004 Jan

Drafts, press material, some correspondence and newspaper clippings



Box 3 Folder 10 St. Louis Contemporary Art Museum (Architect: Allied Works Architecture), 2004 Jan

Notes, press material and research material



Box 3 Folder 11 "Murphy/Jahn tames the clattering El train at IIT's STATE STREET VILLAGE by turning it into a neighborly work of art in motion", 2004 May

Notes, Drafts, photocopies of images, brochures and some correspondence



Box 3 Folder 12 "Foster's "Towering Innuendo" is a Big, Eco-Friendly Hit." (30 St. Mary Axe), 2004 Jun

Notes, drafts and press material



Box 3 Folder 13 "Do skyscrapers still make sense? Revived downtowns and new business models spur tall-building innovation.", 2004 Aug

Text and images of The Minerva Building (London, UK)



Box 3 Folder 14 "A New Entrance by the Polshek Partnership Opens the Treasures of the Brooklyn Museum to a New Generation of Viewers.", 2004 Oct

Notes, plans and project announcement



Box 3 Folder 15 Olympic College Poulsbo (Poulsbo, WA. Architect: The Miller|Hull Partnership), 2004 Dec

Notes, drawings, project texts, contact sheets



Box 3 Folder 16 A Theater and A Conference Center in Pamplona (Architect: Francisco Mangado), 2005 Feb

Notes, sketches, drawings, contact sheets and pamphlets



Box 3 Folder 17 Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Terminal D, 2005 Oct

Part of Airport BTS. Includes notes, draft, press material and 1 image CD


Subseries 2: Special Projects



Box 3 Folder 18-19 Times Square and Midtown Zoning [2 folders], 1981-2000

Notes, newspaper clippings, 6 photos and research material



Box 4 Folder 1 42nd Street Development Project Design Guidelines, Special Features Supplement, 1981 Jun

2 copies



Box 4 Folder 2 42nd Street Development Project, Executive Summary of Draft Environmental Impact Statement, 1984 Feb, Aug

Prepared on behalf of NY State Urban Development Corp.



Box 4 Folder 3 42nd Street Now! Executive Summary, 1993

Prepared by Robert A.M. Stern Architects and M & Co.



Box 4 Folder 4 Workplace, Threatened Modern Buildings, 1989

Includes 14 photos of UN Building by Syska & Hennessy



Box 4 Folder 5 Workplace, Case Studies I, 1989, 1991

Projects include: NRDC's energy Efficiency Headquarter; Offices for Chiat/Day (Architect: Stefano de Martino)



Box 4 Folder 6 Workplace, Early Correspondence and Researches, 1990-92

Includes 15 photos and negatives



Box 4 Folder 7 Workplace, Energy Efficiency, 1991

Includes Ove Arup Interview Transcript



Box 4 Folder 8 Workplace, Alternative Officing, 1992

Notes, clippings and research material



Box 4 Folder 9-10 Workplace, Miscellaneous Research material [1 of 2], 1993-98

Includes notes, articles, reports from Facility Performance Group, corporate real estate study and copies of @Issue journal



Box 12 Folder 1 Workplace, Miscellaneous Research material [2 of 2], 1993

Includes articles, pamphlets, correspondence



Box 4 Folder 11 Workplace, Personal Control in the Work Station, 1994

Notes and research material



Box 4 Folder 12 Workplace, New Architectures for Work, 1995

Notes and research material



Box 4 Folder 13 Workplace, New Skyscrapers, 1996

Notes and research material



Box 4 Folder 14 Workplace, Office Environment, 1996

Notes and promotional material



Box 4 Folder 15 Workplace, Remaking City for Work, 1996

Publication, newspaper and magazine clippings



Box 4 Folder 16 Workplace, Premises Wiring, Electric & Media, 1997

Researches and vendor promotional material



Box 4 Folder 17 Workplace, Book Proposal: Designing Tomorrow's Workplace, 1997



Box 4 Folder 18 Workplace, Case Studies II, 1997

Projects include: Motorola in Harvard, IL; World Bank Headquarter, DC (Architect: KPF); RWF AG Building (Essen Germany)



Box 4 Folder 19 Workplace, Building Type Study, 1998

Notes, correspondence, research and promotional material



Box 12 Folder 2 Workplace, The Office Park, 1991-1992

Notes, correspondence, articles



Box 5 Folder 1 Post 911 WTC and Lower Manhattan Development, Notes, Correspondence and Researches, 2002

Includes a CD-ROM of NYSE 3D trading floor



Box 5 Folder 2 Post 911 WTC and Lower Manhattan Development, Exhibitions and Panels, 2002

Includes Listening to the City announcements and reports



Box 5 Folder 3-4 Post 911 WTC and Lower Manhattan Development, Newspaper Clippings [2 Folders], 2002



Box 5 Folder 5 Post 911 WTC and Lower Manhattan Development, LMDC, 2002

Board meeting agenda, design study booklets and press material



Box 5 Folder 6 Post 911 WTC and Lower Manhattan Development, Innovative Design Proposals [1 of 2], 2002

Press material of THINK Team, Memorial Square proposal, and United Architects. Also includes Memorial Process Team Briefing Book



Drawer 202 Folder 2 Post 911 WTC and Lower Manhattan Development, Innovative Design Proposals [2 of 2], 2002

United Architects booklet


Subseries 3: Editorial & Administrative



Box 5 Folder 7-10 Business Week/ Architectural Record Awards [4 Folders], 1997-1999

Jury correspondence, deliberations, submissions and press release



Box 5 Folder 11 General Correspondence and Notes, 2001



Box 5 Folder 12 Anniversary Features, 2001 Jul

Correspondence. Contains essay by Suzanne Stephens: "Architecture Criticism in a Historical Context: The Case of Herbert Croly"



Box 5 Folder 13 Issues Planning, 2001-2003

Story ideas, editorial calendars, assignments, notes, office memos, correspondence



Box 5 Folder 14 Felix Nussbaum Building, Osnabruck (Architect: Daniel Libeskind), 1999 Jan

Essay by Victorial Newhouse. Contains correspondence, maps and museum pamphlets



Box 5 Folder 15-16 Offices and the Workplaces BTS [2 Folders], 2000 May

Notes, drafts, newspaper clippings and research material



Box 5 Folder 17 Building Type Study (BTS) Introduction, 2001

Drafts and images



Box 5 Folder 18 Portland International Airport, 2001 Nov

Essay by Sheri Olson



Box 5 Folder 19 JFK Terminal 4 (Queens, NY), 2002 Jan

BTS: Transportation by Sarah Amelar. Contains notes, newspaper clippings, and press Material



Box 5 Folder 20 Office BTS, 2003 Jun

Projects include: ADC World Headquarters (Architect: Hammel, Green, and Abrahamson), adidas Village (Portland, OR. Architect: BOORA Architects), Cité Multimédia (Montreal, Quebec), and Foundry Square (San Francisco, CA. Architect: STUDIOS Architecture)



Box 6 Folder 1 Issue Features, 2003 Aug

Projects include: Inchon Airport (Korea); The LA NOW Project and Art Center College of Design South Campus; Millenium line light rail (Vancouver, BC); Tacoma Art Museum (Washington)



Box 6 Folder 2 San Francisco Ferry Building (Architect: SMWM), 2004 Nov

Essay by John King. Contains notes, gallery proofs, images and fact sheets



Box 6 Folder 3 Spain Projects, 2004 Dec

Image contact sheets



Box 6 Folder 4 Jay Pritzker Pavilion (Chicago, IL. Architect: Gehry Partners), 2005 Jan

BTS: Performing Arts by Blair Kamin. Contains notes, correspondence and promotional material



Box 6 Folder 5 Scottish Parliament, 2005 Feb

Essay by David Cohn. Contains notes, draft, images and press material



Box 6 Folder 6 MUSAC (León, Spain), 2005 Mar

Image contact sheets



Box 6 Folder 7 Airport BTS, 2005 Oct

Projects include: Barajas (Madrid), JetBlue (JFK, NY), Ben Gurion (Tel Aviv), Seattle (Architect: NBBJ). Contains draft, notes, correspondence and contact sheets



Box 12 Folder 4 Performing Arts Center (Phillidelphia, PA. Architect: Rafael Vinoly), 1997-1998

Notes, articles, architectural drawings, photographs. May relate to other acoustical research

Series II: Other Publication



Box 6 Folder 8 Village Voice, "The Crumbling of Wall Street" on the future of lower Manhattan, 1995 May

Notes, drafts, correspondence and research material



Box 6 Folder 9 Encyclopædia Britannica, Architecture: Year in Review, 1997

Notes, correspondence and research material



Box 6 Folder 10 STUDIOS Monograph, Introduction essay, 1997

Notes, and Architecture Portfolio by STUDIOS Architecture.



Box 6 Folder 11 Urban Land Institute, "Where Does Architecture Fit in the Big Apple? on the role of architecture in New York City", 1997 Oct

Draft, contract, correspondence and research material



Box 6 Folder 12 ARCADE, 1998

Invitation to contribute, correspondence, and research material



Box 6 Folder 13 ID Magazine, Annual Design Review: Environments, Introduction, 1998

Draft, notes, and correspondence



Box 6 Folder 14 Icons of Architecture, Building Profiles, 1998 Jan

Contribution guidelines, list of projects, and agreement



Box 6 Folder 15 Architecture in Detail Anthologies, Introductory Essay, 1999 Jan

Correspondence, agreements, and photocopy of slides



Box 6 Folder 16 Glass: The Urban Glass Art Quarterly, Project: James Carpenter, 1999 Winter

Notes, draft, and the designer's portfolio



Box 6 Folder 17 Metropolis, "House of Pane: Smith-Miller+Hawkinson reinvents the Corning Museum of Glass", 1999 Nov

Photocopy of final essay and research material



Box 6 Folder 18 Grid, Essays, 1999-2000

Photocopies of essays: "Railyard Dog" (1999), "Fashion Fortress" (2000)



Box 6 Folder 19-20 Grid, "The Great Divide" [2 folders], 2001 Feb

Notes, correspondence and research material



Box 6 Folder 21 On the Job: Design and the American Office Exhibition Catalog," Form Follows Fad: The Troubled Love Affair of Architectural Style and Management Ideal", 2000

National Building Museum. Includes Agreement, drafts, correspondence and research material



Box 6 Folder 22 B5 Studio Friedman Gallery catalog, "From Architecture to Object", 2000

Notes, drafts, and research material



Box 6 Folder 23 Martha Stewart Living, Windows, 2000 Jun

Gallery proof, correspondence and research material



Box 6 Folder 24 Martha Stewart Living, "Building an Outdoor Fireplace", 2000 Nov

Gallery proof and correspondence



Box 7 Folder 1 Designing for Security: Using Art and Design to Improve Security, 2002

Project for Design Trust For Public Space Fellowship. Includes notes, correspondence, 25 photos, 4 floppy discs and research material



Box 7 Folder 2 Wall Street Journal, "Sound Good to You? The Art of Acoustics", 2003 Apr

Architectural and acoustic design for the Richard B. Fisher Center for the Performing Arts at Bard College. Includes notes and press material



Box 7 Folder 3 ARCHITECTURE TO LANDSCAPE: Salvatore LaRosa and Ronald Bentley, B Five Studio, 2005

Notes



Box 7 Folder 4 The New York Times, The Building Doctors, 1996

Notes, drafts, correspondence and research material



Box 7 Folder 5 The New York Times, "A Company Headquarters Planned for Flexibility", 1997 Sept

SEI Investments (Oaks, PA. Architect: Meyer, Scherer & Rockcastle, architect). Includes notes, draft, 1996 SEI Annual Report, and newspaper clippings



Box 7 Folder 6-7 The New York Times Magazine, "A House With a Mind of Its Own: on home automation technology" [2 folders], 1997 Fall

Notes, Drafts, agreements, correspondence and research material



Box 7 Folder 8 "A Swiss Bank's Industrial Strength Trading Floor", 1998 Sept

Newspaper clippings



Box 7 Folder 9 The New York Times Magazine, "Attack of the Gadgets", 1998

Notes, Drafts, agreements, correspondence and research material



Box 7 Folder 10 The New York Times, "ARCHITECTURE; Conserving Everyone's Energy but His Own", 2003 Nov

Greater London Authority Building (Architect: Foster & Partners). Includes notes and press pack.



Box 7 Folder 11 The Philadelphia Inquirer, Capital Security, 1998 Jul

Notes and congressional report from Sen. John Warner



Box 7 Folder 12 The Philadelphia Inquirer, "Altering an Icon: critical evaluation of proposal to convert famed PSFS Building to a hotel", 1998 Nov

Notes, drafts, correspondence, 9 slides, 2 photos and research material



Box 7 Folder 13 The Philadelphia Inquirer, The Perelman Quadrangle Student Center, University of Pennsylvania (Architect: VSBA), 2000 Jul

Notes, drafts and correspondence



Box 7 Folder 14 Harvard Design Magazine, ""Fading Photographs: on the role of architectural photography as a portrayal of architectural expression", 1998 Fall

Drafts and correspondence



Box 7 Folder 15 Harvard Design Magazine, "Crowding the Mall: On the National Memorial Dilemma", 1999

Notes, drafts, correspondence, 20 photos, film negatives and research material



Box 7 Folder 16 Harvard Design Magazine, Publication Review: Organization Space, and The New Geography, 2001

Notes, drafts and correspondence



Box 7 Folder 17 Harvard Design Magazine, Biosphere 2 Center at Columbia University, 2001 May

Notes, drafts and correspondence



Box 7 Folder 18 Bloomberg, "Seattle's New Public Library in Rem Koolhaas' Hands, Becomes a High-Tech "Information Store", 2004 May

Notes, draft, travel itinerary, research material, newspaper clippings, press material and 1 photo of the architect



Box 7 Folder 19 Bloomberg, "Architect of U.S World War II Memorial Talks of Symbols", 2004 Jun, 1 digital audio tapes; TDK Md-sg 74 Mini Disc

Interview with Friedrich St. Florian, FAIA. Includes notes and audio recordings on MD disc



Box 8 Folder 1 Bloomberg, William J. Clinton Presidential Center (Little Rock, AK. Architect: Polshek), 2004 Nov

Press badge, travel itineraries and press material



Box 8 Folder 2 Bloomberg, San Francisco de Young Museum Re-opens, 2005 Oct

Notes, press material and travel files

Series III: Professional Papers



Box 8 Folder 3 AIA Seminars, 2000 Sept

Draft schedules, AIA resource center flyer



Box 8 Folder 4 AIA Seattle Honor Awards, 2000 Nov

As Moderator of Jury process. Includes List of candidates, jurors and magazine clippings



Box 8 Folder 5 AIA Panels, 2000

Notes, proposals, preparations, convention invitations and itineraries



Box 8 Folder 6 Book Proposal, Making a There There: Building Livable American Places in the 21st Century, 2002 July

Grant proposal draft to Graham Foundation, and some research files



Box 8 Folder 7-11 Course Files, Columbia University GSAPP [1 of 2], 1993-1994, 2000

Appointment letters, correspondence, notes, lectures, transparent and student papers



Box 12 Folder 5-7 Course Files, Columbia University GSAPP [2 of 2], 1997-1998

Appointment letters, correspondence, notes, lectures, transparent and student papers



Box 8 Folder 12 Travels & Researches, Switzerland, 1997

Notes, correspondence and 13 photos and negatives



Box 8 Folder 13 Travels & Researches, Texas, 1998 Jan

Chinati Foundation and Pamela Johnson Associates



Box 8 Folder 14 Travels & Researches, Pittsburg, 1998 Apr

Correspondence, FORE systems annual report and images



Box 8 Folder 15 Travels & Researches, Havana, Cuba, 1999 Jan

Preservation League of New York State Tour



Box 8 Folder 16 Travels & Researches, Seattle, 1999 Jan

Notes, correspondence, and magazine clippings



Box 8 Folder 17 Travels & Researches, Vancouver, BC, 1999 Jul-Aug

Notes, project portfolios and newspaper clippings about Bellevue Art Museum



Box 8 Folder 18 Travels & Researches, Barcelona, 1999

Researches on Rafael Moneo



Box 8 Folder 19 Travels & Researches, Boston, 1999

Notes, correspondence, project RFP and booklet



Box 8 Folder 20 Travels & Researches, Puerto Rico, 2001 Feb

Notes, correspondence, and pamphlets



Box 9 Folder 1 Travels & Researches, NYC Tours, [2001 Dec]

Includes tour files for Long Island city, Dumbo, Yankee Stadium, West side yards, Sunset Park, and 1 CD-ROM of digital files for Yankee Stadium and West side yards



Box 9 Folder 2-3 Travels & Researches, Berlin [2 Folders], 2001-2002

Notes, correspondence, newspaper clippings, prospect projects include Berline Chancellery, and Friedrichstraβe



Box 9 Folder 4-5 Travels & Researches, Dutch Design [2 folders], 2000-2002

Notes, correspondence, project portfolios and1 photo of Rem Koolhaas



Box 12 Folder 8 Travels & Researches, Osaka Japan, 1998

Travel documents, notes, possibly related to Architectural Record research for Tadao Ando's Church of the Light



Box 9 Folder 6 Researches Material, The Economy of Center City, 1985 Oct

Draft by Philadelphia City Planning Commission, 3 copies



Box 9 Folder 7 Researches Material, A Plan to Manage Growth, 1987

Briefing material of City of Boston



Box 9 Folder 8 Researches Material, A Planning Process For the Portland Region, 1992 Dec

Vol 1. By Architectural Foundation of Oregon/ Regional Alternatives Planning Process



Box 9 Folder 9 Researches Material, Battery Park City, 1994, 1995

3 booklets of Design Guidelines and plan



Box 9 Folder 10 Researches Material, The Aga Khan Award for Architecture 1996 - 1998, 1998

Press material and magazine clippings



Box 9 Folder 11 Researches Material, Olin Partnership, 1998

Notes, 15 photos, press material and Landscape Architecture magazine clippings



Box 10 Folder 1-2 Researches Material, Projects developed by Port Authority of New York & New Jersey [2 Folders], 1999

Notes, correspondence, one slide of Jamaica AGT Station, airport terminal information, and newspaper and magazine clippings



Box 10 Folder 3 Researches Material, Swiss Re America Corporate Headquarter (Architect: SAM Architects and Partners), 2000 Mar

Notes, project facts and images



Box 12 Folder 3 Researches Material, 3Com Corporation (Santa Clarita), 1999

Notes, articles



Box 10 Folder 4 Researches Material, Block 89 (Madison, WI), 2000 Apr

Correspondence, project fact sheets, and photocopies of drawings



Box 10 Folder 5 Researches Material, Experimental Factory Magdeburg (Architect: sauerbruch hutton architects), 2001

correspondence, notes, drawings and descriptions from architect's office



Box 10 Folder 6 Researches Material, Ijburg Bridges (Architect: Nicholas Grimshaw), 2001-2002

Project description and images



Box 12 Folder 9-11 Researches Material, Concert Halls, 1999

Slides, correspondence, press releases, notes, promotional material, architectural drawings



Box 10 Folder 7 Researches Material, Dusseldorf Projects, 2002 May

Includes projects: Colorium by Alsop; Media Harbor by Jones Lang LaSalle GmbH



Box 10 Folder 8 Researches Material, Future Systems, 2004 May, 1 audiocassettes

Notes, image contact sheets, newspaper clippings and an audio cassette tape



Box 10 Folder 9 Researches Material, Stadiums and Convention Center, 2004 Aug

Newspapers and Javits Center brochure



Box 10 Folder 10 Researches Material, UWM Crewhouse (Architect: VJAA), [2005 May]

Photocopies of drawings and images



Box 10 Folder 11 Researches Material, Miscellaneous, 2000-2004

Notes, correspondence, press material and newspaper clippings



Box 11 Folder 1 Press Events, American Museum of Natural History, Rose Center for Earth and Space, 2000 Feb

Notes and press material



Box 11 Folder 2 Press Events, The Unfinished Bombing: Oklahoma City in American Memory, 2002 Jul

Notes and press release of the publication



Box 11 Folder 3 Press Events, MoMA "Tall Buildings" Exhibition, 2004 Jul

Notes and press material



Box 11 Folder 4 Press Events, Skyscraper Museum, 2004 Jul

Notes, press material and member communications



Box 11 Folder 5 Press Events, National Museum of the American Indian (Washington, D.C.), 2004 Sept

Notes and press material



Box 11 Folder 6 Press Events, Jazz at Lincoln Center, 2004 Oct

Note, Playbill and press material



Box 11 Folder 7 Press Events, Walker Art Center (Minneapolis, MN), 2005 Apr

Notes and press material



Box 11 Folder 8 Press Events, MoMA Midtown Building Reopen, 2004 Nov

Notes, Press kits



Box 11 Folder 9 Press Events, World Monuments Fund 2006 Watch list Announcement, 2005 Jun

Notes and press material



Box 11 Folder 10 Press Events, MoMA "SAFE: Design Takes On Risk" Exhibition, 2005 Oct

Notes and press material



Box 11 Folder 11 Press Events, High Museum of Art (Atlanta, GA), 2005 Nov

Press material



Box 12 Folder 12 Press Events, MoMA "The Unprivate House", 1999

Press material, article