Members News

This page highlights signficant accomplishments of our ACSF member since Summer 2013. By 'significant' we understand a book publication, design or research award, art exhibit, the winning of a major grant or professional commission, and other such example of academic or professional achievement. Members interested in posting their news in this page need to submit their accomplishment(s) which will be reviewed by the ACS membership committee based on this policy. Submissions or inquiries should be directed to Anat Geva or Julio Bermudez.

June-October 2017
J. Michael Desmond is one of the curators of the upcoming exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art of New York (MOMA) on Frank Lloyd Wright, June 12-October 1, 2017. The show is entitled "Frank Lloyd Wright at 150: Unpacking the Archive". For more information, go here.

January/February 2017
Two ACSF members announce publications of their books. Phillip Tabb of Serene Urbanism. A Biophilic Theory and Practice of Sustainable Placemaking by routledge (UK) and Thomas Barrie of House and Home: Cultural Context, Ontological Roles also by Routledgde (UK).

December 2016
MIchelangelo Sabatino and Rhodri Windsor LIscombe announce the publication of their book CANADA: Modern Architectures in History by Reaktion Books.

April 2016
Alberto Pérez-Gomez has published his book Attunment. Architectural Meaning After the Crisis of Modern Science by The MIT Press.

November 2015
Tom Barrie, Julio Bermudez & Phillip Tabb, co-editors of the book "Architecture, Culture and Spirituality," announce its publication release by Ashgate (UK). This volume contains 16 chapters written by ACS members, an introduction by the three editors, and the foreword by Alberto Pérez-Gomez. For more info, go here

April 2015
Juhani Pallasmaa announces the publication of his co-edited book "Mind in Architecture. Neuroscience, Embodiment and the Future of Design by The MIT Press. For more information, follow this link

March 2015
Julio Bermudez announces the publication of his edited book "Transcending Architecture. Contemporary Views on Sacred Space" by CUA Press. For more information, follow this link.

February 2014
Tom Barrie, Julio Bermudez & Phillip Tabb announce the signing of a book contract with Ashgate Publishing to produce "Architecture, Culture and Spirituality." This edited volume will be in the market by mid 2015. For more info, go here.

January 2014
Dennis Winters announces the release of his book "Landscape, Buddhism and Awakening" published by Sumeru Press and with a forward by Zasep Rimpoche.
For more information, follow this link.

Phillip Tabb and A. Senem Deviren announce the release of their book entitled "The Greening of Architecture" by Ashgate Press. For more information, follow this link.

August 2013
Anat Geva, Architect, PhD from Texas A&M University was promoted to a full Professor of Architecture effective September 1, 2013

Nili Portugali announces the publication of her second book “A Holistic Approach to Architecture — The Felicja Blumenthal Music Center and Library", Tel Aviv / AM OVED Publishers Ltd, Tel-Aviv. 2014 For more follow this link.