November 2, 2018
Laurel will present as part of the Hearst Lecture Series at Cal Poly San Luis Obisbo’s College of Architecture and Environmental Design. 4:00pm Room 03-213.
October 14, 2018
Laurel will read from Life on the Fantasy Substrate of Los Angeles to accompany the display of Four Experimental Mascots for Los Angeles at Cities of Days, Los Angeles in the Water Iteration through October. 3-5 1709 N Kenmore Ave, Los Angeles.
September 14, 2018
WELCOMEPROJECTS will participate in Practice Sessions, A Total Architecture Encampment with a lecture on September 14th and a workshop in Spring 2019 at the Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning, University of Michigan. 6:00pm Art + Architecture Building, A. Alfred Taubman Wing Commons.
July 19, 2018
WELCOMEPROJECTS presents, Four Experimental Mascots for Los Angeles at Cities of Days, Los Angeles in the Water Iteration through October.
May 12, 2018
Miranda July’s project I’m the President Baby part of the exhibition, The Future Starts Here opens at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London. WELCOMEPROJECTS design consulting.
February 2, 2018
Laurel will participate in 100% Contemporary: Audience(s), an architectural symposium at the School of Architecture & Urban Planning at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee organized by Assistant Professors Whitney Moon and Kyle Reynolds.
November 17, 2017
Laurel participates in the Columbia Graduate School of Planning and Preservation‘s symposium, Constructing Practice organized by Professors Juan Herreros and Enrique Walker.
September 16, 2017
WELCOMEPROJECTS presents, I see Paris, I see France, a reimagining of Le Corbusier’s 1931 Beistegui Apartment in Paris at the Chicago Architecture Biennial.
September 16, 2017
WELCOMEPROJECTS presents, Sheepshead Chompers, a new souvenir for Brooklyn Community District 15 as part of Souvenirs: New New York Icons at Storefront for Art and Architecture in New York.
May 23, 2017
May 21, 2017
The Shed House is published in the Los Angeles Times’ new design magazine, Design LA.
March 22, 2017
Laurel will lecture as part of the University of California, Berkeley College of Environmental Design spring lecture series. 6:30pm Wurster Hall, Berkeley, CA.
March 9, 2017
March 6, 2017
WELCOMEPROJECTS is selected to exhibit as part of the 2017 Chicago Architecture Biennial. All the details here.
March 1, 2017
WELCOMEPROJECTS’ Pool-dles are included in ART PAPERS’ special issue on architecture and design, edited by Victoria Camblin and Jennifer Bonner, and guest designed by April Greiman.
February 17, 2017
In and Out of Pictures, a symposium to follow the Materials and Applications installation, The Kid gets out of the Picture, curated by LADG including First Office, Laurel Broughton/Andrew Kovacs, and Hirsuta. Moderated by Heather Roberge at UCLA A.UD 5-7pm Perloff Hall.
February 3, 2017
WELCOMEPROJECTS’ speculative urban study, Life on the Fantasy Substrate of Los Angeles is featured in cityLAB, times 10 at the A+D Architecture and Design Museum in Los Angeles opening February 3rd at 7pm.
October 17, 2016
Laurel with Andrew Kovacs will lecture on their individual and collaborative practices as part of Columbia University’s GSAPP Fall Dean’s Lecture Series examining post-disciplinary practice. 6:30 Wood Auditorium, Avery Hall, Columbia University.
October 15, 2016
The Kid Gets Out of Picture opens at Materials and Applications, a contemporary update on the aesthetic principles of early 19th century English landscape architecture, curated by LADG including First Office, Laurel Broughton/Andrew Kovacs, and Hirsuta.
May 10, 2016
Princeton School of Architecture launches audio journal, Attention #3: Keywords Postmodernism including interviews with Andrew Atwood, Laurel Broughton, Andrew Kovacs, Tomas Klassnik, Jimenez Lai, Michael Loverich, Anna Neimark, James Tate, Elly Ward. Listen here.
January 16, 2016
Errors, Estrangement, Messes and Fictions opens at All Gallery in Los Angeles. Sponsored by USC School of Architecture, the show includes the work of Laurel Consuelo Broughton/WELCOMEPROJECTS, Andrew Atwood/Anna Neimark /First Office, and Andrew Kovacs.
September 20-22, 2015
The short film, Miranda July Introduces The Miranda, featuring WELCOMECOMPANIONS’ collaboration with Miranda July will be screened as part of the 2nd Annual Fashion Film Festival Milano.
August 26, 2015
Laurel and WELCOMECOMPANIONS featured on Vogue.com.
April 24, 2015
The series of drawings, Two-Face, will be featured in the Magic Issue of Pidgin, the bi-annual student-run journal of the Princeton School of Architecture.
April 10, 2015
The diptych, The In-Crowd, will be featured in Offramp #09, Lies, an online journal published by SCI-Arc. The launch reception is April 10th, 2015 at 6pm. sciarc-offramp.info/lies
April 3-6, 2015
Laurel will give a talk and a weekend workshop called Things Become Other Things under the theme Architecture Fundamentals at Syracuse University School of Architecture.
March 10-12, 2015
WELCOMECOMPANIONS will be exhibiting with the Los Angeles Fashion Council during Los Angeles fashion week.
February 17, 2015
Laurel will be a guest in Matt Olsen’s class, The X-Lab: Cross-Disciplinary Practice and Collaboration at University of Minnesota College of Design.
January 30, 2015
WELCOMEPROJECTS launches, Two-Face: Behind the Line, a short animation introducing the new WELCOMECOMPANIONS collection Two-Face.
January 26, 2015
Three Drawings, a mini-exhibition opens on the USC School of Architecture Faculty Wall, Watt Hall.
November 15, 2014
Laurel will give a presentation and participate in & Delight a symposium at the Princeton School of Architecture. You can watch it here.
November 1, 2014
Gallery Attachment a collaborative project with Andrew Kovacs opens at 643 N Spring St Los Angeles, CA 90012 with As Builts a companion show of drawings opening at Jai & Jai across the street at 648 North Spring Street Los Angeles, CA 90012. Gallery Attachment is part of Storefront for Art and Architecture’s WorldWide Storefront (“WWSF”), a new initiative for the exchange of latent desires within contemporary art and architecture practices.
October 16, 2014
Laurel and Andrew Kovacs will give a joint presentation of their individual work and overlaps as well as participate in a roundtable discussion as part of the LA Forum’s Out There Doing It series.
October 2, 2014
WELCOMECOMPANIONS’ collaboration with artist, writer, and director Miranda July is launched at Opening Ceremony in Los Angeles. The Miranda is an obsessively customized namesake handbag.
The short film, Miranda July introduces The Miranda is premiered on Vogue.com.
July 9, 2014
Laurel will lecture as part of the series, Oblique Strategies – Endlessly Worthwhile Dilemmas at UCLA Jumpstart.
June 28-29, 2014
WELCOMECOMPANIONS will be doing a popup residency at The Deep End Club in New York.
June 20, 2014
Retrospective City opens as part of the A+D Architecture and Design Museum’s summer show, Come In S, M, L, X LA, an exhibition of spatial interventions reflecting on the inquiry of scale. Through August 31, 2014.
May 19, 2014
Laurel Broughton and Andrew Kovacs‘ collaborative project, Gallery Attachment, an architectural object is selected as one of 10 projects for Storefront for Art and Architecture’s WorldWide Storefront (“WWSF”), a new initiative for the exchange of latent desires within contemporary art and architecture practices.
April 5, 2014
Endgame, a discussion with the designers, closes CHESS, an exhibition of architects reinterpreting the game of chess at Jai & Jai Los Angeles. 6pm-8pm.
March 3, 2014
February 28, 2014
November 4, 2013
Laurel Broughton and Andrew Kovacs‘ collaborative project Gallery Attachment, an architectural object receives the Los Angeles Forum for Art and Architecture’s John Chase Memorial Fund Award.
November 1, 2013
Laurel will give the talk, Castaway as part of Cal Poly Pomona Fall Lecture Series.
October 10, 2013
Black Holes opens at the Santa Monica Museum of Art through May 17, 2014.
September 27, 2013
WELCOMEPROJECTS launches film, Welcome to the Jungle for WELCOMECOMPANIONS.
September 19, 2013
September 15, 2013
July 24, 2013
May 10, 2013
WELCOMEPROJECTS launches its first film, The Navy Yard Shuffle for WELCOMECOMPANIONS.
March 15, 2013
Laurel and WELCOMECOMPANIONS featured in Elle Magazine, Accessory Roundup.
February 1, 2013
December 7, 2012
Laurel gave the talk, Things at DESMA10 at the Design Media Arts School, UCLA.