Category: Awards

Digital Matatus Wins 2014 Media Architecture Biennale Award

by | December 2, 2014

Digital Matatus, Jacqueline Klopp’s joint mapping project, with the University of Nairobi, the Civic Design Lab at MIT, and Groupshot, has won the 2014 Media Architecture Biennale (MAB) award for participatory architecture. Winners were announced at MAB’s World Cities Conference on November 21. Digital Matatus is the first to provide an open data base and […]

Digital Matatu Map accepted at Istanbul Biennial

by | October 20, 2014

The Digital Matatu map poster has been accepted and will be in the Mapmaker Manifesto curation of the Istanbul Biennial from 14 September to 20 October 2014. The Center is a member of the Digital Matatu consortium which has produced the first contemporary transit map and data base for Nairobi. The project was also mentioned on NPR […]

Anna Rubbo Recognized for Her Humanitarian Work at UIA Durban

by | August 19, 2014

CSUD Adjunct Senior Scholar, Anna Rubbo has been awarded a Vassilis Sgoutas Prize as “founder of the Global Studio and (for) her educational and humanitarian work.” Anna and other winners received their prizes on 6 August at the 25th International Union of Architects (UIA) World Congress in Durban, South Africa.  At the congress, Anna hosted […]

Andrea Rizvi Wins Best Paper Award at THREDBO

by | November 9, 2013 | 2 Comments

CSUD Research Affiliate Andrea Rizvi received The Michael Beesley Award Honorable Mention for her paper “Implementing Bus Rapid Transit:  A tale of two Indian cities”.  Andrea presented her paper at St. Annes College at Oxford University as part of “THREDBO 13: 13th International Conference on Competition and Ownership in Land Passenger Transport”.  The paper was […]