The Midnight Charette Design and Architecture Show

The Midnight Charette Design and Architecture Show


Latest Episodes

#134 - Mall Experiences & Design Review of the Salesforce Transit Park, San Francisco
September 10, 2019

Aggressive retailers, awkward bathrooms and critiquing the 2.2 billion-dollar Salesforce Transit Center Park

#133 - Dana Cuff, Founding Director of cityLAB on Urban Design, Changing Planning Policies, & Smart Architecture
September 05, 2019

Combining urban design and research, the challenges of changing state policies, life stories, and more

#132 - Our New Hotline, Design Processes, Quitting Your Job to Start a Business, and Depression
September 03, 2019

Design Processes, Work Environments, Quitting Your Job to Start a Business, and Depression

#131 - Christopher Hawthorne, Chief Design Officer of Los Angeles on the 2028 Olympics, Solving the Housing Crisis, and Elon Musk's Tunnel System
August 27, 2019

How LA is preparing for the 2028 Olympics, strategies for solving LA's housing shortage, why multi-family projects in California often look the same, balancing community outreach and design, why Elon Musk's tunnel system is flawed, and much more.

#130 - The Design of Boba Shops, Tarantino's 'Racist' Portrayal of Bruce Lee, Imagery and Design
August 20, 2019

Boba, design, Tarantino, social media, photography, offensive caricatures, city experiences and more.

#129 - Andrew Kovacs, Architect of Coachella's Colossal Cacti on Postmodernism & Curating Images to Design
August 13, 2019

Why postmodernism was successful, designing Coachella's installation, opportunities for progressive designers and more

#128 - Cart-Abandoning Racists at Home Depot, Surviving the 5 Freeway, Loving Materials, & Random Stores
August 06, 2019

Public peeing, bad takeout, driving etiquette, encounters on the subway, racists at Home Depot, and loving materials

#127 - Anshuman Prasad, Movie Set Designer and Concept Artist - Westworld, Maleficent, Batman v Superman
July 31, 2019

The Architecture of concept art and set design, Batman v Superman, Maleficent's castle, the Hollywood industry and more

#126 - Review of Once Upon a Time in Hollywood and a Terrible Movie Audience Experience
July 29, 2019

Review of Once Upon a Time in Hollywood and a Terrible Audience Experience

#125 - Architect Audrey Sato, LEED on Designing Homes, Women in Architecture and Marketing
July 23, 2019

Marketing, unpaid internships, designing houses, women in architecture