1+1+ is awarded an honorable mention for “How to Build Our Own Building Structures,” their housing and zoning proposal for Low Rise: Housing Ideas for Los Angeles, which was a call for Housing Ideas for Los Angeles that asked architects and landscape architects to help us imagine appealing and sustainable new models of low-rise, multi-unit housing. 1+1+’s proposal was recognized for their critique of existing zoning in Los Angeles and its calls to reorient zoning “from a focus on transactions to kinship” and to address “the scale of the anthropocene itself.”
Laura is a guest on the ‘Total Clarity’ Podcast Ep. 33 The Three Bridges Podcast with Laura Peterson.
Peter lectures as part of the MAS Context Fall Talks 2020 series.
Laura is awarded an artist residency through the Montello Foundation.
Peter is awarded a grant through the Rice Design Alliance to research and develop a design for inclusive housing based on the historic Single Room Occupancy model.
1+1+ begins the concept design for a Recycling and Sustainability Center on a four acre site in Detroit.
1+1+ begins the design of Wandering, a house and studio for an artist in Los Angeles.
Building Subjects, authored by Peter, is published by Standpunkte. The book distills four collective housing typologies in China into sixteen projective parts, and was completed in collaboration with art historian Nancy P. Lin and graphic design studios Normal and Some All None. The project received a publication grant from the Graham Foundation.
Laura is invited to teach PartStudio, an advanced studio she developed for the Rhode Island Institute of Design.
Laura teaches an architecture studio at the Intro to Architecture at Columbia University GSAPP.
1+1+ begins the design for Clyde Moop, a restaurant and garden in Detroit.
Peter teaches a summer travel studio to the Netherlands, Germany, and Russia, tracing three interconnected Modernist movements through buildings undergoing various states of preservation. The studio documented their findings through a shared digital image library.
Things Around Us, an exhibition including Peter’s fellowship work opens at the Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning. The work exhibited narrates an ongoing collaboration with the non-profit 555 Arts on their renovation of the former Banner Cigar Company Building in Detroit.
Peter is the 2018–2019 Walter B. Sanders Fellow at the University of Michigan’s Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning.
De Peter Yi and Laura Marie Peterson found 1+1+ Architects in Detroit and New York City.