Video: Marion Weiss and Michael Manfredi – Evolutionary Infrastructures

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Earlier this week and Michael Manfredi, founding principals of Weiss/Manfredi Architecture/Landscape/Urbanism, lectured at about Evolutionary Infrastructures. The multidisciplinary firm has distinguished themselves with their holistic design approach, successfully integrating the disciplines of architecture, art, infrastructure, and landscape design.

Their projects have been received internationally attention; the Olympic Sculpture Park for the Seattle Art Museum, which was the winning design of an international competition and has been recognized at Barcelona’s World Architecture Festival (Nature Category Winner), by ID Magazine Environments Design Awards (Best in Category), and was awarded the Veronica Rudge Green Prize in urban Design from harvard University. The Diana Center at Barnard College was chosen as the winning design of a national design competition and received a Progressive Architecture Award and an ArchDaily 2010 Building of the Year winner.

Weiss/Manfredi has received the Academy Award in Architecture and the Gold Medal of Honor by AIA New york City chapter. ArchDaily had the chance to interview Weiss/Manfredi earlier this year.  Be sure to check it out.

Cite: Minner, Kelly. "Video: Marion Weiss and Michael Manfredi – Evolutionary Infrastructures" 13 Oct 2011. ArchDaily. Accessed 22 May 2015. <>
  • Malcolm

    Best guest professors I ever had. Weiss/Manfredi Rules.