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Pratt Institute Names Stephen Slaughter New Chair of Undergraduate Architecture

Pratt has named Stephen Slaughter, currently a visiting associate professor at Pratt’s Graduate Architecture and Urban Design Program, as the new chair of undergraduate architecture.

The Architect’s Newspaper

Stephen Slaughter is the new Chair of Undergraduate Architecture at Pratt Institute

Architect, educator, and urban designer Stephen Slaughter has been named the new Chair of Undergraduate Architecture at Pratt effective July 1.


Derrick Adams Create Scenes of Black Joy Through Formalism

Pratt alum Derrick Adams was recently featured in an ARTnews article. Adams work was recently exhibited at Salon 94, MoMA, Milwaukee Art Museum, and will be featured at the Cleveland Art Museum and African American Museum in Philadelphia in upcoming months.


Kelp Yarns Are Coming to a Garment Near You

Kelp-powered yarn means big potential for fashion. AlgiKnit is setting sights on pilots with global brands with news of N.C. innovation hub. AlgiKniet was founded in 2017 by Tessa Callaghan, Aleksandra Gosiewski, and Aaron Nesser MID ’17.

Material Lab

Holiday Gift Guide

Ana Mandalay, MFA Interior Design ’21, and Emily Gordin, MID ’22, created a holiday gift guide for the Material Lab with ideas that support sustainability and recycling.

Movie Maker

You Mean Everything to Me Follows a Young Woman’s Grim Coercion Into the Sex Industry

On December 17, at Cinéma Village in Manhattan, Bryan Wizemann, director of interactive services and visiting assistant professor of film and video, is premiering his feature film You Mean Everything to Me. The film was part of the Sundance Institute Film Music and Sound Design Lab and received a grant from the Sundance Institute Feature Film Program.


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