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Graham Foundation Awards Grants for 63 Outstanding Projects

Graham Foundation Awards Grants for 63 Outstanding Projects
Graham Foundation Awards Grants for 63 Outstanding Projects, Noritaka Minami, "Facade I," 2011, Tokyo, Japan. Courtesy of the artist. From the 2015 Individual Grant to Noritaka Minami and Ken Yoshida for "1972–Nakagin Capsule Tower.". Image Courtesy of Graham Foundation
Noritaka Minami, "Facade I," 2011, Tokyo, Japan. Courtesy of the artist. From the 2015 Individual Grant to Noritaka Minami and Ken Yoshida for "1972–Nakagin Capsule Tower.". Image Courtesy of Graham Foundation

The Graham Foundation has awarded over $490,000 in "Grants to Individuals" of 63 "outstanding projects" that "engage original ideas in architects." From a photographic survey of Le Corbusier's completed works to an online oral history regarding efforts to building housing for homeless individuals living with HIV and AIDS in New York City, the awarded projects range from participatory workshops to exhibitions and documentary films.

As The Graham Foundation says, each awarded project "advances new scholarship in the field of architecture, fuel creative experimentation and critical dialogue, and expand opportunities for public engagement with architecture and its role in contemporary society."

View all 63 awarded projects, after the break.

Le Corbusier, Villa Savoye, 1928–32, Poissy, France. Photo: Richard Pare. From the 2015 Individual Grant to Richard Pare for “Le Corbusier, The Built Work.”. Image Courtesy of Graham Foundation Ying Xiao and Shengchen Yang, “Occupy Skyscraper,” 2012, New York. Courtesy of the artists. From the 2015 Individual Grant to Esther Choi and Marrikka Trotter for “Architecture is All Over.”. Image Courtesy of Graham Foundation Group Ludic, playground, “Quartier de la Grande Delle,” 1968, Herouville St. Clair, France. Courtesy of Xavier de la Salle. From the 2015 Individual Grant to Gabriela Burkhalter for “Group Ludic’s Visionary Urban Landscapes, 1968–1979.”. Image Courtesy of Graham Foundation Craig Hodgetts, collage from “Design Quarterly 100, Inside James Stirling,” 1976. Courtesy of Craig Hodgetts. From the 2015 Individual Grant to Todd Gannon and Craig Hodgetts for “Biography of a Teaching Machine and Other Writings.”. Image Courtesy of Graham Foundation + 11

2015 Grants to Individuals

Group Ludic, playground, “Quartier de la Grande Delle,” 1968, Herouville St. Clair, France. Courtesy of Xavier de la Salle. From the 2015 Individual Grant to Gabriela Burkhalter for “Group Ludic’s Visionary Urban Landscapes, 1968–1979.”. Image Courtesy of Graham Foundation
Group Ludic, playground, “Quartier de la Grande Delle,” 1968, Herouville St. Clair, France. Courtesy of Xavier de la Salle. From the 2015 Individual Grant to Gabriela Burkhalter for “Group Ludic’s Visionary Urban Landscapes, 1968–1979.”. Image Courtesy of Graham Foundation

EXHIBITION 

FILM, VIDEO, NEW MEDIA

PUBLIC PROGRAM 

Le Corbusier, Villa Savoye, 1928–32, Poissy, France. Photo: Richard Pare. From the 2015 Individual Grant to Richard Pare for “Le Corbusier, The Built Work.”. Image Courtesy of Graham Foundation
Le Corbusier, Villa Savoye, 1928–32, Poissy, France. Photo: Richard Pare. From the 2015 Individual Grant to Richard Pare for “Le Corbusier, The Built Work.”. Image Courtesy of Graham Foundation

PUBLICATION

Ying Xiao and Shengchen Yang, “Occupy Skyscraper,” 2012, New York. Courtesy of the artists. From the 2015 Individual Grant to Esther Choi and Marrikka Trotter for “Architecture is All Over.”. Image Courtesy of Graham Foundation
Ying Xiao and Shengchen Yang, “Occupy Skyscraper,” 2012, New York. Courtesy of the artists. From the 2015 Individual Grant to Esther Choi and Marrikka Trotter for “Architecture is All Over.”. Image Courtesy of Graham Foundation

RESEARCH

Edi Hirose, "Expansión 1", 2013. Courtesy of the artist. From the 2015 Grant to Fabrizio Gallanti for "Las Ciudades del Boom".. Image Courtesy of Graham Foundation
Edi Hirose, "Expansión 1", 2013. Courtesy of the artist. From the 2015 Grant to Fabrizio Gallanti for "Las Ciudades del Boom".. Image Courtesy of Graham Foundation

To submit your own project for a grant, learn more here. The deadline for next year's Grants to Individuals is September 15, 2015.

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Cite: Karissa Rosenfield. "Graham Foundation Awards Grants for 63 Outstanding Projects" 28 May 2015. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/636398/graham-foundation-awards-grants-for-63-outstanding-projects/> ISSN 0719-8884