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May 2021

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.”

January 2021

Laura is a guest on the ‘Total Clarity’ Podcast Ep. 33 The Three Bridges Podcast with Laura Peterson.

November 2020 

Peter lectures as part of the MAS Context Fall Talks 2020 series. 

July 2020 

Laura is awarded an artist residency through the Montello Foundation.

May 2020 

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.

February 2020 

1+1+ begins the concept design for a Recycling and Sustainability Center on a four acre site in Detroit.

December 2020 

1+1+ begins the design of Wandering, a house and studio for an artist in Los Angeles.

September 2019

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

August 2019

Laura is invited to teach PartStudio, an advanced studio she developed for the Rhode Island Institute of Design.

July 2019 

Laura teaches an architecture studio at the Intro to Architecture at Columbia University GSAPP.

June 2019

1+1+ begins the design for Clyde Moop, a restaurant and garden in Detroit.

May 2019

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

April 2019

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. 

April 2019 

1+1+ begins design work on a renovation of a Mies van der Rohe designed townhouse.

September  2018 

Peter is the 2018–2019 Walter B. Sanders Fellow at the University of Michigan’s Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning.

August 2018

1+1+ Architects win the RFP to design the master plan for a 3 acre site in Detroit that comprises collective artist housing, Lincoln Street Art Park, Green Living Science and Make Art Work.

August 2018

De Peter Yi and Laura Marie Peterson found 1+1+ Architects in Detroit and New York City.