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Futurographies: Cambodia-U.S.A.-France

"New exhibit explores where Cambodia, the West intersect," The Phnom Penh Post, February 9, 2016.

"Exhibit Shows Shared Experiences of Cambodians," The Cambodia Daily, February 9, 2016.

" Diaspora Unite to Exhibit Alternative Futures," Khmer Times, November 19, 2015.

Abounaddara. The Right to the Image

" Abounaddara," Critics' Picks, Artforum, October 2015.

Pioneros: Building Cuba's Socialist Childhood

" Preserving the Materiality of Socialist Cuba at Parsons School of Design," Hispanic Outlook, September 10, 2015.

Camera Work

" 10 Years of Incredible Photos, from Parsons Alumni," Fast Company, July 2, 2015.

Guatemala Después: Rethinking the Past, Reimagining the Now

" Guatemala Después, La Memoria sin Tiempo. Conversación con Radhika Subramaniam.," Gimnasia (in Spanish), June 24, 2015.

" Guatemala Después…y después: crítica, creatividad e innovación," esQuisses (in Spanish), April 14, 2015. English version also available here.

" Guatemala Después: Rethinking the Past, Reimagining the Now," Artishock (in Spanish), June 15, 2015.

" NYC’s First Exhibit On Contemporary Guatemalan Art Reimagines The Country’s Bloody Past," Remezcla, April 13, 2015.

" Artistas guatemaltecos exponen en Nueva York," (in Spanish), April 11, 2015.

" Artistas guatemaltecos presentarán “Sitio-Seña” en Nueva York," República GT (in Spanish), April 8, 2015.

Romancing True Power: D20

" Review> Poking at Power: New Parsons Exhibition Ridicules Dictators," Architect's Newspaper Blog, March 3, 2015.

Prison Obscura

" This Is What Art Made by Prisoners Looks Like," The Creators Project, April 1, 2015.

" Prison Obscura: Inverting the Inversion to Stand Upright," New Criticals, March 30, 2015.

" Pete Brook, Prison Obscura," Clocktower, originally aired February 23, 2015.

" Images from the Inside: Prison Obscura and the Potential of Prison Photography," Impose, February, 2015.

" Feature Shoot Recommends: Top 10 Photo Events and Happenings in New York (Feb. 9 - 15)," Feature Shoot, February 9, 2015.

" Aerial Photos Expose the American Prison System’s Staggering Scale," Wired, January 9, 2015.

" A Cartography of Incarceration in the United States," Hyperallergic, January 13, 2015.

" Prison Map Shows Unsettling Sprawl of America’s Penitentiary System," Good, January 14, 2015.

" « Prison Map », quand un «data artist » tire le portrait du parc carcéral américain," Le Monde, January 23, 2015.

How Things Don't Work: The Dreamspace of Victor Papanek

" On View: Parsons explores "How Thing's Don't Work" Through December 15," Architect's Newspaper, December 3, 2014.

"‘ 11 New Art Shows to Hit Up This Week," Art, Paper Magazine, September 25, 2014.

Private Choices Public Spaces

"‘Private Choices, Public Spaces': Can Architects Save the Last Abortion Clinic in Mississippi?," Architecture, Flavorwire, September 25, 2014.

Design and Disaster: Kon Wajiro's Modernologio

"Kon Wajiro, and the Objects of Everyday Life," Point of View, The Metropolis Blog, March 24, 2014.

"Design and Disaster: Kon Wajiro’s Modernologio at Parsons," Notes from the Field, W 86th, February 28, 2014.

Intimate Science

"No Transgenic Spider-Goats At The Smithsonian? Welcome To The First Post-Natural History Museum," Forbes, March 19, 2014.

"Mycotecture: Making Mushrooms Much More Than A Dinner Ingredient," Core 77, February 25, 2014.

"Intimate Science," Events Calendar, NYC-Arts, February 20, 2014.

"Parsons The New School for Design presents “Intimate Science”," OTTO, February 3, 2014.

Lazy Bytes

"Rethinking the Remote Control," Curiosity, Azure, October 23, 2013.

"Design Students Rethink the Remote Control," On Our Radar, Interior Design, October 23, 2013.

"Exhibition: Lazy Bytes," Rhizome, October 21, 2013.

"Lazy Bytes: The Future of The Remote Control," Bustler, October, 2013.

"Parsons’ Sheila C. Johnson Design Center Presents Lazy Bytes Exhibit," Buzz, Otto, October 23, 2013.

Masterpieces of Everyday New York: Objects as Story

"The Hidden Power of New York City’s Everyday Objects," Galleries, Hyperallergic, July 30, 2013.

"Masterpieces of Everyday New York, at Parsons," The Urban Edge Apartment Living Blog, July 26, 2013.

"Nevermind the Masterpiece," Observatory, Design Observer, July 23, 2013.

"Cool Exhibit–Masterpieces of Everyday New York: Objects as History at Parsons The New School," untapped cities., July 19, 2013.

"Roundup — FAR ROC, Liquid City, Fruit Streets, Finding Quiet, a Built Legacy, and Masterpieces of the Everyday," Round Up Urban Omnibus, July 19, 2013.

"A Museum Show of Broken Umbrellas and Old Coffee Cups," Arts and Lifestyles, The Atlantic, July 17, 2013.

"Everyday New York Icons on Display at The New School," Greenwich Village & Soho, Arts & Entertainment,, July 9, 2013.

"Masterpieces of Everyday New York," Things To Do, Time Out New York, July 8, 2013.

"The Telephone, a Kitchen Appliance," HuffPost Taste, Huffington Post, June 27, 2013.

"Masterpieces of Everyday New York" Explores NYC Living Through Objects, artsy fartsy, Paper magazine, June 24, 2013.

"An Everyday New York Masterpiece: The Inconspicuous, Understated, Wise, 9/11 Memorial of the Union Square Subway Station," Deliberately Considered., May 11, 2013

The Public Private

The Public Private, " Things To Do," Time Out New York, January 30, 2013.

The Public Private, Editor's Pick, Blouin ArtInfo, February 2013.

" Cuando lo privado se hace publico," El Pais, March 18, 2013.

"Goings On About Town: Art, 'The Public Private,'" The New Yorker, April 8, 2013

Art, Environment, Action!

Art, Environment, Action!," Things to Do," Time Out New York, September 19, 2012.

"Art, Environment, Action! at Parsons," The Architect's Newspaper Blog, September 26, 2012

" Gastro-Vision: Anti-Cancer Cooking in a Post-Hurricane Sandy World," Art21 blog, November 16, 2012.

" Cod and the City," The Wall Street Journal, December 5, 2012.

" Edible Glimpses: A Cod Expedition," The Edible Blog, Edible Manhattan, December 7, 2012.

Where Do We Migrate To?

" The Aesthetics of Migration," Afterall Online, May 30, 2012.

Where Do We Migrate To? review, Art in America, June/July 2012 (Adobe PDF)


" The Canary Project on Gowanus Canal," Caught in the Act ( Brooklyn Independent Television, a community media program of BRIC Arts | Media | Bklyn), December 2, 2011

" On Top of the World,", October 1, 2011

" 25 Artists, Dropped in the Arctic to Witness Climate Change, Respond" (slideshow),, September 21, 2011


" Billy the Kid, Toshiko Takaezu, Mural, Vietnam War Zippos," New York Times, June 17, 2011. (PDF)
Please scroll down to page 2 for the blurb "1930s Mural's Return."

Cartoon Polymaths

Cartoon Polymaths: Richard McGuire," This Week in New York," Time Out New York.

" Cartoon Polymaths: An Exhibit of 8 Comic Creators That Shattered the Mold,", March 10, 2011

" Cartoon about a polymath cartoonist by Kevin Huizenga," boingboing, May 24, 2011.

Living Concrete/Carrot City

Read the press release.

" Living Concrete meets Carrot City," Azure Magazine blog, November 1, 2010

" The Urban Orchard," DAMN magazine, October/November/December 2010. Download the article (Adobe PDF)

" Living Concrete/Carrot City Urban Agriculture Exhibit Opens at The New School," Food Systems Network NYC, October 2010

" Living Concrete: Carrot City - creating an urban agriculture," gillopez's posterous, September 30, 2010

" What To Do This Week: Beer Pairing Dinner, Pizza and the Carrot City," the edible blog, edible Manhattan, October 4, 2010

" Grow Green on Your Roof," New York Pudding, October 24, 2010

" Living Concrete/Carrot City: What do you want from your city's soil?", UrbanOmnibus, November 3, 2010

Living Concrete/Carrot City on The Main Course at Heritage Radio Network
First aired November 14, 2010 at 12:00 noon

Gardens Transform Urban Living",, November 10, 2010


Art Review, November 2010