August 13th, 2014 ∙ Buenos Aires, Argentina
Three Fellows and five honorable mentions were announced at Casa Patria Grande, Buenos Aires. The winners, Juan Martín Graña (Argentina), Daniela Gomes Metello (Brazil) and Beatriz Pilar Córdova Aquino (Perú) will travel to The New School in New York where they will present their work and meet leading academics and public officials in their fields. Call 2015-2016 was launched at the event.
August 6th, 2014 · Buenos Aires, ArgentinaThe Observatory on Latin America is delighted to share the news of the discovery of the grandson of Estela de Carlotto, President of the Grandmothers of the Plaza de Mayo, and a friend of The New School and the OLA. Estela was a member of the Advisory Group of the Observatory on Latin America. She has been a source of inspiration to many people for more than 30 years.The search for other missing children continues.
September 21-24th, 2014 ∙ The New School, New York
The third international symposium, hosted by The New School, aims to explore three central themes: innovation, incubation and inclusion, in order to better understand the complex dynamics of the maker economy within cities and the areas of convergence between design and the social sciences.The four-day event will include a field visit, a formal conference, a student and faculty workshop, a Deans panel, concluding with an internal working meeting.