November 2007 Table of Contents

Features
DOGPound

When Hale County was threatened with a lawsuit for not meeting a state requirement that each Alabama county have an animal shelter, in stepped Rural Studio. Read more

Hale County Hospital CourtyardHale County Hospital Courtyard

Time moves at its own pace in Hale County, Ala., where cotton was once king, and where former slaves and their descendants were left behind to eke out an existence. Read more

$20K Houses$20K Houses

The low-income houses that Rural Studio is known for are still an important part of its mission. Read more

Birding Tower

Located in neighboring Perry County is Perry Lakes Park, where the Rural Studio has completed four projects since 2001. Read more

Lions Park

Little League baseball is alive and well in Greensboro, Ala., thanks in part to five thesis students who developed a new master plan for the town's 40- acre Lions Park. Read more

The New Rural StudioThe New Rural Studio

Still true to Samuel Mockbee's social ideals, Rural Studio is starting to think big under director Andrew Freear. Read more

Studio VeritéStudio Verité

Two designers-turned-directors put the spotlight on architectural education. Read more

Old Masters in PlasterOld Masters in Plaster

The Carnegie Museum of Art lifts the fig leaf from its 100-year-old collection of plaster casts. Read more

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