Student Travel Information and Costs for Option Studios

The costs associated with Spring 2022 Option Studio site visits are listed below (subject to change):

Studio Title Instructors Site Location Site Visit Information
1313 Borderline(s) Investigation #1 – Lightness Bru, Theriot Each student will have separate programs and sites Possible trip to Brooklyn, NY. Week of 2/21. Cost will be meals and incidentals.
1314 Adaptive Quality Gang, Schwarzwald Boston Local travel.
1315 Unterbau City Johnston, Kara, Fixler London N/A
1316 The House: A Machine, Queer and Simple Holder, Brennan, Kelly The Schindler House, Kings Road, Los Angeles Trip to Los Angeles, dates 3/14-3/19. Cost will be $250 (term billed) plus meals and incidentals.
1317 A Paradoxical Paradox Scogin, Han Each Student will have separate programs and sites. N/A
1318 Eco Folly – Design La, Naginski North Shore, Massachusetts Trip to Cape Ann region of Massachusetts. 1 night during the week of February 21. Cost will be meals and incidentals.
1319 Tall, Lean, In-between Lee, C. London N/A
1320 Kit House Legendre Off-Site Manufacturing N/A
1321 Tokyo: Artifice and the Social World Mostafavi New York City Trip to NYC 2/23-2/24. Costs will be meals and incidentals; students will be reimbursed up to $100 for round-trip transportation to/from NYC.
1322 Utopia: Forms of Community Lütjens, Padmanabhan US Southwest Trip to US Southwest 3/22-26. Cost will be $250 (term-billed) plus meals and incidentals.
1323 The Shape of Things to Come Safdie, Lubin Boston N/A
1406 CANARY IN THE MINE II: Wildfires and Rural Communities in Guinea-Bissau Benedito Guinea-Bissau and West Africa N/A
1407 Below and Beyond: How Thinking Like a Landscape Architect Can Help Save the World? Kim Brattle Tunnel, Harvard Square Local travel.
1408 OTTAWA COUNTY REMADE: Toxic Transformations in the Tri-State Lead and Zinc District, Oklahoma Kirkwood Ottawa County, Oklahoma Trip to Oklahoma 3/6-3/12. Cost will be $200(term-billed) plus meals and incidentals.  
1409 Wild Ways: A Fifth Ecology for Metropolitan Los Angeles Reed Los Angeles, CA Trip to Los Angeles, CA. 2/21-2/25. Cost will be $250 (term billed) plus meals and incidentals. 
1504 Leveraging Boston’s Building Boom to Advance Equity Leers Boston, MA Local travel.
1505 Airport Districts for a New Age Busquets Various Airports N/A
1506 A Moratorium on New Construction Malterre-Barthes Students will have separate programs and sites N/A
1507 Transversal Grounds: Engaging Infrastructure, Landscape and Heritage for Lima’s New Urban Commons Barclay, Crousse Lima, Peru Trip to Washington DC. 3/16 – 3/18. Cost will be $100 (term-billed) plus meals and incidentals. 
1509 LATIN AMERICA IN TRANSITION: Imagining Infrastructures for Climatic Migration Vera, Patiño Chile N/A
1603 Quo Vadis, Addis? Angélil Addis Ababa, Ethiopia N/A
1604 Houston: Extreme Weather, Environmental Justice and the Energy Transition Bouw Houston, TX Two trips to Houston: first trip TBD; second trip 3/16-3/18. Cost will be $250 (term-billed) plus meals and incidentals.
1605 Bangkok: New Landscapes of Equity and Prosperity Berrizbeitia, Echeverri Bangkok, Thailand N/A

All studio travel is subject to change or cancellation. All travelers must follow University and local travel guidance pertaining to COVID-19, and should read through the GSD Travel and Safety Guidelines webpage prior to enrolling in a studio with a travel component.

Please note that the information above is subject to change.

Updated 1/14/2021