Viewing all posts by Arlen Stawasz


Arlen Stawasz

Arlen has over eight years of design experience and has focused his career on researching resilient design methods for coastal communities. Just recently, Arlen led a team in Boston’s Living with Water design competition with a submission that received Honorable Mention. Arlen was also awarded the John Worthington Ames Fellowship, which allowed him to travel to the Netherlands, Bangladesh, HafenCity - Hamburg, Germany, New Orleans, and Miami to research flood resilient architecture and emergency disaster response systems.

May 02, 2016

Academic Investments with the Climate Change Generation

Colleges and universities need to begin planning for resilience. From saving lives to protecting long-term research, institutions should lead by example for the generation that will feel the effects of climate change in nearly every aspect of their lives. Read More +

Nov 30, 2015

15 Minutes with Arlen Stawasz

A thought leader on resilience based in our Boston office, Arlen shares his influences, inspirations, and aspirations for the future of design with the Ideas + Buildings team. Read More +