Noon Lecture RONALD RAEL

Friday, January 20, 2017 - 12:00pm


CPPLA in collaboration with CPP ARC Presents RONALD RAEL or  RAEL-SAN FRATELLO



Ronald Rael, B.Envd; University of Colorado, M.Arch; Columbia University

Ronald Rael is an applied architectural researcher, author, design entrepreneur, and thought leader in the fields of additive manufacturing and earthen architecture. In 2014 Rael San Fratello (co-founded with architect Virginia San Fratello), was named an Emerging Voice by The Architectural League of New York—one of the most coveted awards in North American architecture.


Virginia San Fratello is an Assistant Professor at San José State University in the School of Art & Design. Prior academic appointments include the University of California Berkeley, the California College of the Arts and Clemson University, where she was the co-director of Clemson University’s Charles E. Daniel Center for Building Research and Urban Studies in Genova, Italy. She has been a member of the Design Faculty at the Southern California Institute of Architecture in Los Angeles and a Visiting Professor at the University of Arizona.