Emily Conklin

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Section of Architectural Workers sets up union efforts in London

The first union for architects has been founded in London. The Section of Architectural Workers (SAW) aims to improve the toxic design culture of overwork and address issues like stagnating wages, discrimination, and industry-wide attitudes towards mental health.  SAW operates within the United Voices of…
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A built environment symposium closes out Climate Week NYC 2019

With Climate Week NYC coming to a close, the Built Environment Symposium was a fitting finale, gathering together political bodies, industry professionals as well as architects and designers to speak openly about their collaborative efforts to make New York City a greener place
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U.K. Housing Minister discovers 3D architecture

U.K. Housing Minister Esther McVey is making headlines after announcing her seemingly personal, and shocking, discovery of "3D architecture."   In a panel discussion with Business Minister Nadhim Zahawi and northern minister Jake Berry, McVey said, "If we have this new way of…