Public Interest Design and Education
As the Tulane School of Architecture’s community design center, Small Center brings together creative makers and doers working for a better city. We advance community-driven ideas through collaboration, design education and scrappy problem-solving.
We work with a variety of nonprofit organizations and community groups to provide design services to communities who are consistently underserved by our field.
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May 15, 2018
For the Spring 2018 semester, Small Center worked with the RUBARB (Rusted Up Beyond All Recognition Bikes) to create an outdoor “front porch” space that fosters community and provides a place of shade to neighborhood residents.
April 05, 2018
The Albert and Tina Small Center for Collaborative Design was honored to receive two awards at the 2018 Design Awards presented by the American Institute of Architects New Orleans. The Small Center was presented with an Interior Architecture Award of Merit for Big Class Writer’s Room and the Divine Detail Award of Merit for Ozanam Inn Day Space.Read More
March 12, 2018
We are excited to announce that Ann Yoachim will be joining our team as the new Director.