Awards & Related Research / Professional Involvement


the highline ideas competition

The Highline Ideas Competition, Award of Honorable Mention; Top 15 Recognition out of 720 applicants from 38 countries. New York, N.Y. 2003 (

INVited Group Session

Bloomberg Media & Shell "The Future of Cities", By Invited Stakeholders. An Approximate 100-person workshop session with output for Bloomberg Media and Shell. Bloomberg L.P. New York 2014


"A Gendered Perspective on Water Governance". A commentary & critique on the Dublin Principles as pertaining to the role of women in Water Policy. Columbia University, New York City, 2013

"Beyond Efficiency Criteria; Visual Literacy & Exploratory Methodologies Involving Climate Change Research". A proposal for cross-discipinary research in an era of advancing technological modeling. Columbia University, New York City, 2013


"Steven Holl Architects: A Cinematic Adventure". A Review and analysis of works by Steven Holl Architects with reference to semantics and philosophy to illuminate how movement is the purest, irreducible form of architecture. Quest Magazine, September 2012


 "Reclaiming the Highline as a Park and Filter Field". Sponsors: 'Architects, Designers, Planners for Social Responsability', 'Planners Network', and 'Pratt GCP'; Friends of the Highline, Pratt Institute New York City, 2003 & 2006


 "Designing the Highline Ideas Competition Exhibition". Exhibition of Competition Winner, Finalists and Jury Recognition Submissions, Grand Central Terminal, New York City, 2003 (