Category Archives: Happenings

Day of Data

Thank you, Yale Day of Data, for a great day in Kroon Hall.  I learned a lot and really enjoyed it.  My talk was on Urban Data.  Here are a few slides: Advertisements

Day of Data

Thank you, Yale Day of Data, for a great day in Kroon Hall.  I learned a lot and really enjoyed it.  My talk was on Urban Data.  Here are a few slides:

Excavating the Armory

http://campuspress.yale.edu/excavatingthearmory/ The New Haven Armory is a neglected landmark on Goffe Street, mostly empty since the 2nd Co. of the Governor’s Foot Guard decamped for Branford in 2009.  The Police Department uses part of the basement for eviction storage.  The

Excavating the Armory

http://campuspress.yale.edu/excavatingthearmory/ The New Haven Armory is a neglected landmark on Goffe Street, mostly empty since the 2nd Co. of the Governor’s Foot Guard decamped for Branford in 2009.  The Police Department uses part of the basement for eviction storage.  The

Cultural Heritage at Home and Abroad

Back in April had an opportunity to join an impressive panel to talk about “grand challenges for cultural heritage databases” with an international group gathered in New Haven for the United Nations Global Colloquium of University Presidents.  I had a

Cultural Heritage at Home and Abroad

Back in April had an opportunity to join an impressive panel to talk about “grand challenges for cultural heritage databases” with an international group gathered in New Haven for the United Nations Global Colloquium of University Presidents.  I had a

Center Forum: Ghost Town

Giving a talk on Friday 5 December at the Center for American Architecture and Design at the University of Texas School of Architecture – new research on Ghost Town.

Center Forum: Ghost Town

Giving a talk on Friday 5 December at the Center for American Architecture and Design at the University of Texas School of Architecture – new research on Ghost Town.

Interactive Crown Street

“Yale Students have a parting gift for Crown Street before they do their summer scoot.  It’s an art exhibit dance party, infused with a fondness for a certain nexus of city nightlife.”  From Jim Shelton’s piece on Interactive Crown Street

Interactive Crown Street

“Yale Students have a parting gift for Crown Street before they do their summer scoot.  It’s an art exhibit dance party, infused with a fondness for a certain nexus of city nightlife.”  From Jim Shelton’s piece on Interactive Crown Street

Footprint of Escape

I had the opportunity to speak about the Footprint of Escape in a recent program at the Van Alen Institute.

Footprint of Escape

I had the opportunity to speak about the Footprint of Escape in a recent program at the Van Alen Institute.

Berkeley Bound

I’ll be in Berkeley at the start of next week to give a talk at the CED for a  Draper Lecture at Berkeley  

Berkeley Bound

I’ll be in Berkeley at the start of next week to give a talk at the CED for a  Draper Lecture at Berkeley  

Insuring the City at the Institute Library

Very excited to launch Insuring the City at the Institute Library (founded 1826) in New Haven on Monday 10th December.  You’re invited!

Insuring the City at the Institute Library

Very excited to launch Insuring the City at the Institute Library (founded 1826) in New Haven on Monday 10th December.  You’re invited!

urban studies event at yale

UPDATE:  We got a nice write-up in the Yale Daily News, check it out:  Urban Planning Democratized. Very excited to host James Rojas in New Haven on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving.  I first learned about Mr. Rojas through his essay

urban studies event at yale

UPDATE:  We got a nice write-up in the Yale Daily News, check it out:  Urban Planning Democratized. Very excited to host James Rojas in New Haven on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving.  I first learned about Mr. Rojas through his essay

elihu.info

Something has gone awry with my indexhibit site, elihu.info, so i’ve directed that URL here and am in the process of migrating my key professional information to this site.  Indexhibit geniuses, please contact me.  Thanks!

elihu.info

Something has gone awry with my indexhibit site, elihu.info, so i’ve directed that URL here and am in the process of migrating my key professional information to this site.  Indexhibit geniuses, please contact me.  Thanks!

Jonathan Richman has got Insuring the City

Many of you know that I am a great admirer of the music of Jonathan Richman.  He is from Natick, Massachusetts, and the architecture and urbanism of Boston (and beyond) are important themes in his songs.  Last night I was

Jonathan Richman has got Insuring the City

Many of you know that I am a great admirer of the music of Jonathan Richman.  He is from Natick, Massachusetts, and the architecture and urbanism of Boston (and beyond) are important themes in his songs.  Last night I was

road trip

Valley Diner, Route 22, Dover, NY.  coffee, grilled cheese, fries. My 1980 Kawasaki KZ650F, running great.

road trip

Valley Diner, Route 22, Dover, NY.  coffee, grilled cheese, fries. My 1980 Kawasaki KZ650F, running great.

Interviewed in Design Observer

Just posted today on Design Observer.com, an online magazine about architecture, public space, and design, an interview between myself and Julia Novitch, an MFA student in Graphic Design at the Yale School of Art.

Interviewed in Design Observer

Just posted today on Design Observer.com, an online magazine about architecture, public space, and design, an interview between myself and Julia Novitch, an MFA student in Graphic Design at the Yale School of Art.

The Stoop

Between rain showers, Leyla took a few moments to pause on the stoop.

The Stoop

Between rain showers, Leyla took a few moments to pause on the stoop.