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 Brooklyn, NY. Week of March 14. 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