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U.S. Pavilion

Three Awesome Female Agitators Curate U.S. Pavilion at Biennale

J. Michael Welton | Posted 08.05.2014 | Arts
J. Michael Welton

The partners are looking at the issues of labor, gender, economics, and governments -- to examine how architecture contributes not just to the built environment, but to the world as a whole. The intent is to think not just about how great design affects the world, but how the practice itself does.

'Blackwatering' Public Diplomacy: The US Pavilion at the Shanghai World Expo

Bob Jacobson | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Bob Jacobson

The US Pavilion offers no vision of the future. Like so many of the busted malls at home that it so closely resembles, the US Pavilion is fragmentary and momentary, not the beacon of hope the Expo hosts expected.

US Pavilion in Shanghai Fails to Do Its Job: "San Antonio Threw a ($500,000) Party and No One Came"

Bob Jacobson | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Bob Jacobson

Privatizing American public diplomacy was the Bush Administration's policy. Regrettably, the Obama Administration, rather than repealing this policy, has instead accelerated its application.

US Pavilion A Stalking Horse for Privatization? Complaint to IRS Challenges Tax Exemption

Bob Jacobson | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Bob Jacobson

Congress and citizens must intervene to implement a thorough examination of and debate about the State Department's privatization policy that stands to eviscerate American public diplomacy.