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Justice, Incarceration & Design, Pt. I: Deanna Van Buren & Raphael Sperry (Podcast)

Justice, Incarceration & Design, Pt. I: Deanna Van Buren & Raphael Sperry (Podcast)

Curry Stone Design, Episode 60


TEDWomen: What a World Without Prisons Could Look Like

TEDWomen: What a World Without Prisons Could Look Like

TEDWomen 2017, November 2017
Communities Over Commodities: How to Get There? (Video)

Communities Over Commodities: How to Get There? (Video)

The Laura Flanders Show
Ethics and Leadership: Social Justice (Video)

Ethics and Leadership: Social Justice (Video)

Academy of Art University, 10/25/17
Five Keys launches the Self-Determination Project (Video)

Five Keys launches the Self-Determination Project (Video)

Vimeo, Onyx Ash
School on Wheels (Video)

School on Wheels (Video)

Vimeo, Richard O’Connell
Artist as Activist (Video)

Artist as Activist (Video)

Rauschenberg Foundation, 2015

Selected Press — 2019

Opinion: We Must Plan for a Decarceration Nation
Deanna Van Buren, Architect Magazine, May 7, 2019

Rising Stars in Criminal Justice Reform
Amanda Winkler and Lise Metzger, Freethink, April 17, 2019

You Got Your High School Diploma?
Elizabeth Weil, The California Sunday Magazine, March 27, 2019

A socially minded Oakland architect who’s winning attention and awards
John King, San Francisco Chronicle, January 9, 2019

Selected Press — 2018

Deanna Van Buren Awarded 2018 Berkeley-Rupp Prize
Berkeley-Rupp Architecture, November, 2018

These Rising-Star Designers Are Making the World a Better Place
Meaghan O’Neill, Architectural Digest, November 6, 2018

Upstart 50 Creatives: Redesigning justice, one step at a time
Fiona Kelliher, San Francisco Business Times, September 2018

Gerechtigkeit gestalten / Prison Break” [PDF 2.7MB]
Raphael Sperry, form 278, June 2018

Workers in Progress – Deanna Van Buren and Kyle Rawlins
Elizabeth Greenspan, Architect Magazine, May 2018

Selected Press — 2017

Mobile classroom bus will steer adults toward a diploma
Jill Tucker, San Francisco Chronicle, 6/28/17

Selected Press — 2016

Designing a Way out of Mass Incarceration
City Lab, Dec 13, 2016

The Pop-Up Approach to Fighting Mass Incarceration
Danya Sherman, Next City, October 27, 2016

Deanna Van Buren: Building Worlds: From Gameplay to Peacemaking
MIT Architecture, October 21, 2016

Beauty, Justice and Alternate Finance
Ebony McKinney, Grantmakers in the Arts, October 18, 2016

Community members and leaders discuss future of Oakland at Impact Hub
Ryan Lindsay, Oakland North, September 30, 2016

Kudos to Designing Justice + Designing Spaces
Lynne Elizabeth, ADPSR, May 16, 2016

Designing for Peace: In Conversation with Deanna Van Buren
Sasha Kosminsky, Skin Deep, Apr 27, 2016

Deanna Van Buren Has a BIG Idea
Barbara Epstein, Loeb Fellowship, February 8, 2016

Designing Justice + Designing Spaces
Culturally Responsive Teaching

Artist as Activist: Deanna Van Buren
Robert Rauschenberg Foundation

Selected Press — 2015

Panama, Prisons, and a Journey Towards Human Rights
Raphael Sperry, Urban Fabrick, September 22, 2015

Deanna Van Buren Is Making Space For A New Kind Of Justice
Sanjena Sathian, Ozy, August 26, 2015

Criminal Justice and the Planner’s Role
American Planning Association, April 18, 2015

A New Way to Design and Build Prisons
Dianne Frazee-Walker, Prison Law Blog, January 8, 2015

Selected Press — 2014

Restorative Justice by Design: Using restorative justice values to design transformative spaces
The Center for Justice & Peacebuilding, December 10, 2014

What Would A Prison Designed By Inmates Look Like?
Kathleen O’Brien, NationSwell, August 26, 2014

Great Read: What Kind Of Prison Might The Inmates Design?
Lee Romney, Los Angeles Times, August 18, 2014

Creating Restorative Spaces with Barb Toews and Deanna Van Buren
Molly Rowan, Restorative Justice on The Rise, January 23, 2014

Selected Press — 2013

Peace Building: Architecture and design as a restorative practice
Joshua Wachtel, International Institute for Restorative Practices, August 27, 2013

Restorative Justice: An Interview with Deanna VanBuren
Rory Stott, ArchDaily, August 26, 2013