STEPHEN PHILLIPS ARCHITECTS LOS ANGELES    SAN FRANCISCO

AWARDS


Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts

Publication Grant, Chicago, IL, 2015

 

Creative Acheivement Award

ACSA National Design Education Award, Washington D.C., 2015

 

Verla and Paul Neel Faculty Scholarship,

Professional Development, Cal Poly State University, 2013

 

Bruno Zevi Foundation Prize, Special Mention

Best History and Theory Essay, Rome, Italy, 2011

 

J. Paul Getty Foundation,

Postdoctoral Residential Fellowship, Los Angeles, 2009-2010

 

Smithsonian American Art Museum,

Postdoctoral Residential Fellowship, Washington D.C.,

Summers 2009, 2010

 

AIA Merit Award, 

Longwell Seadrift Residence Remodel, (SPARCHS);

Central Coast Chapter AIA, 2009

 

Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts,

Research Grant, Chicago, IL, 2009

 

New Faculty Teaching Award,

ACSA/AIAS National Design Education Award, Washington D.C., 2009

 

Canadian Centre for Architecture,

Collection Research Grant; Montreal 2006

 

MuseuamsQuartier Artist-in-Residence Grant,

Resident and Research Fellowship; Vienna 2005

 

Graduate School Teaching Award Nomination;

Princeton University School of Architecture 2004

 

Honorific Fellowship Nomination,

Princeton University School of Architecture 2003

 

AIA Honor Award, Best of the Bay,

Singer Kapp Residence, (TGH), San Francisco Chapter AIA 2002

 

Merit Award, Western Home Awards,

Singer Kapp Residence, (TGH), Sunset Magazine 2001

 

Butler, Shanley, Cramer Architecture Travel Fellowships,

Princeton University 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004

 

University Fellowship,

Princeton University 2000-2004

 

Honor Award, for the Environent,

Lick-Wilmerding High School, (SMWM), I.D. Magazine 1997

 

Paul Phillippe Cret Award, for best studio thesis,

University of Pennsylvania 1994

 

Will Melhorn Scholarship, for best essay in architecture theory,

University of Pennsylvania 1994

 

Charles DuBose Scholarship,

Connecticut Society of Architects/AIA 1992-1993

 

Distinction in Architecture,

Yale University, 1991

 

Magna Cum Laude,

Yale University, 1991


DESIGN PUBLICATIONS


SELECTED WRITTEN PUBLICATIONS 

 

Elastic Architecture: Frederick Kiesler and Design Research in the First Age of Robotic Culture

Author Stephen Phillips (Cambridge: MIT Press, forthcoming Spring, 2017).

 

“Untitled Theories of Building Objects” 

in The Building by Stan Allen and Jose Araguez Escobar (Zurich, Switzerland: Lars Müller Publications, forthcoming 2017).

 

“Book Review: Adrian Forty Concrete and Culture: A Material History”

JSAH Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians, 71/3 (University of California Press, September 2014) 417-419.

 

L.A. [Ten]: Interviews on Los Angeles Architecture: 1970s to 1990s

Author/editor Stephen Phillips (Zurich, Switzerland: Lars Müller Publications, 2014)

 

“Architecture Industry: The L.A. Ten”

Overdrive: L.A. Constructs the Future, 1940-1990, edited by Wim de Wit and Christopher Alexander (Los Angeles: Getty Publications, April 2013)

 

“A Digital Romance and What’s Next”

in B+U Design Peak 12 (Seoul: Equal Books, 2012)

 

“The Form of Cultural Matters”

The Culture Now Project, edited by Thom Mayne and Karen Lohrmann (Los Angeles: Regents of the University of California, UCLA Department of Architecture & Urban Design, 2012)

 

“Spacescraper,”

in Evolo Skyscrapers, edited by Carlo Aiello (New York: Evolo Books, 2011).

 

“Parametric Design: A Brief History,”

ArcCA: The Journal of the American Institute of Architects, California Council, 10.1 (March 2010): 24-29.

 

“Toward a Research Practice: Frederick Kiesler’s Design Correlation Laboratory,”

Grey Room 38 (MIT Press, Winter 2010): 90-120. (Winner, Bruno Zevi Prize, Special Mention, 2011). Research Practice Symposium: Proceedings, edited by Stephen Phillips (AeDPress, 2009).

 

Studio Ambition: Architecture Research Laboratory,

edited by Stephen Phillips (AeDPress, 2009).

 

New LA Schools: A Site of Massive Change

By Stephen Phillips, with photographs by Monica Nouwens; funded by the Graham Foundation, in process.

 

“Elastic Architecture: Frederick Kiesler’s Research Practice—A Study of Continuity in the Age of Modern Production”

(Ph.D. diss., Princeton University, 2008)

 

“Death of the Digital Office”

Elemente Magazine 11 (November 2008): 58-64

 

“The New Avant-garde in Dubai Radically Challenges East and West”

Brownbook Magazine 11 (October 2008): 111-121

 

“Big, Vast, Powerful, and Contemporary: Picturing Education in LA”

Thi3ty Fou4 Magazine 11 (October 2007): 160-165

 

“Autonomic Vision”

Conference Proceedings, Architecture + Art: New Visions New Strategies, 2nd International Alvar Aalto Research Conference on Modern Architecture, Jyväskylä, Finland, August 2005

 

“Introjection and Projection: Frederick Kiesler and His Dream Machine”

In Surrealism and Architecture, Edited by Thomas Mical, 140-155 (New York: Routledge Press, 2004)

 

“Plastics,”

In Cold War Hothouses, Edited by Beatriz Colomina, Ann Marie Brennan, and Jeannie Kim, 91-123 (New York: Princeton Architectural Press, 2004)

 

 

SELECTED DESIGN PUBLICATIONS

 

“Spacescraper,” (SPARCHS)

Evolo Skyscrapers, 2011

 

“Parametric Design: A Brief History,”

ArcCA, March 2010

 

“Linden Street Apartments” (SPARCHS)

Small Firms Great Projects 2008/2009, AIA San Francisco, September 2008

 

“Spacescraper,” Evolo Skyscraper Competition (SPARCHS)

Skyscraper for the XXI Century, May 2008

 

“Art Shelves,” Longwell Residence (SPARCHS)

National AIA Small Projects eJournal, June 2005

 

“Art Exhibit,” Longwell Residence (SPARCHS)

Sunset Magazine, April 2005

 

“Urban Curtain Wall,” Singer Kapp Residence (TGH)

Sunset Magazine, October 2001

 

“Outside-In,” Singer Kapp Residence (TGH)

Home Magazine, September 2001

 

“Lick-Wilmerding School” (SMWM)

Architectural Record, October 1997

 

“On the Boards,” Lick-Wilmerding High School (SMWM)

Architecture, October 1995

 

 

SELECTED PUBLICATION REVIEWS 

 

“L.A. [Ten]: Interviews on Los Angeles Architecture 1970s-1990s

by Alan Michelson, In ARLIS/NA: Art Libraries Society of North America (July 2014)

 

“Review: Overdrive: L.A. Constructs the Future, 1940-1990

by Gabrielle Esperdy, In Society of Architectural Historians (July 15, 2014)

 

“Adventurous Los Angeles,”

by Michael Webb, In The Architect’s Newspaper (May 12, 2014)

 

“Phillips Interviews L.A. Architects”

by Katherine Greenwood, In Princeton Alumni Weekly (March 28, 2014)

 

“There is Still Hope for Architecture Books,”

by Aaron Betsky, In Architect: The Magazine of the American Institute of Architects (February 7, 2014)

 

“Book Launch: “ L.A. [Ten]: Interviews on Los Angeles Architecture 1970s to 1990s” Author in Conversation with Aaron Betsky, Sylvia Lavin.

by Amelia Taylor-Hochberg, In Archinect (February 6, 2014)

 

“Reflections on The Getty’s ‘Pacific Standard Time Presents: Modern Architecture in L.A,”

by Joe Day, In The Los Angeles Review of Books (September 12, 2013)

 

“LA’s Alternative Realities,”

by Martin Filler, In The New York Review of Books (May 3, 2013)

 

“City of Dust,”

by David Gissen, In Artforum (Summer, 2013): 314-324

 

“Form Follows Fantasy,”

by David Cunningham, In Building Design (January 7, 2005)