VO Shed

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In July 2009, Affiliate Associate Professor of Architecture Susan Jones’ firm, atelierjones’ project VO SHED, was selected for inclusion in the international web exhibition, urbaninform, SQUAT, a section of the 4th International Architecture Biennale Rotterdam. urbaninform is a web-based network for best practices in the Informal City. The IABR sub-curators Jörg Stollmann and Rainer Hehl, the initiators of the online web-tool urbaninform, selected local stakeholders, architects, city officials, NGO’s and other actors that are involved in the transformation process of the Informal City to publish the projects that contribute to the ongoing discussion about the future of our cities. VO SHED also won an AIA Conceptual Citation award in November 2008, juried by Nader Tehrani, Patricia Patkau and David Baker, under the moderation of Susan Szenasy, editor of Metropolis Magazine.