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The Midnight Charette

By David Lee and Marina Bourderonnet

The Midnight Charette is a weekly podcast featuring New York Architects David Lee and Marina Bourderonnet who share their stories about design, people and more.

  1. 1.
    #74 - Angel Li, CPO & Partner of Nattitude (Zhiguan) A High Performance Personal Care Brand25 September 2018
    1:52:02
  2. 2.
    #73 - Wid Chapman, Architect & Former Chair of the Interior Design Department of Parsons The New School for Design18 September 2018
    1:41:36
  3. 3.
    #72 - Let's Talk About Elon Musk & If Architecture Will Die11 September 2018
    1:35:52
  4. 4.
    #71 - Karen Kubey, Housing and Health Expert, Urbanist and Architectural Editor4 September 2018
    2:22:12
  5. 5.
    #70 - Crazy Rich Asians and Why Downtown Disney's Planning is Terrible28 August 2018
    1:29:34
  6. 6.
    #69 - Sharon Zukin, Professor of Sociology, Brooklyn College & CUNY Graduate Center on the Tech. Industry, Modern Urban Life & Public Spaces21 August 2018
    1:28:25
  7. 7.
    #68 - The Culture Shock of Moving to California & Why Environmental Changes Aren't Taken Seriously14 August 2018
    1:21:45
  8. 8.
    #67 - Wendy W Fok, Architect & Founder of WE-DESIGNS on Academia, Technology & Real Estate7 August 2018
    2:37:48
  1. 9.
    #66 - Confusing Short Films & Why Minimalism Today is Just Lazy Design30 July 2018
    1:50:14
  2. 10.
    #65 - Alexia Beghi, Senior Architectural Designer at Gensler24 July 2018
    2:43:55
  3. 11.
    #64 - Bizarre Bathroom Behavior, Why Instagram's New Office is Terrible & The Censorship of Architects17 July 2018
    1:41:41
  4. 12.
    #63 - David Basulto, Founder, CEO & Editor-In-Chief of ArchDaily, The World's Most Visited Architecture Website10 July 2018
    1:53:30
  5. 13.
    #62 - Kevin Wong, Photographer, Instagram Influencer & Architectural Designer2 July 2018
    2:38:27
  6. 14.
    #61 - Is Branding Necessary? Materiality & Why Modern Construction is Perverse26 June 2018
    1:56:06
  7. 15.
    #60 - Young Architect Michael Riscica on Passing the Architect Registration Exams and Entrepreneurial Advice19 June 2018
    3:06:10
  8. 16.
    #59 - Is Design Culture-Specific & Could Corbusier's Ronchamp be Designed in Revit?12 June 2018
    1:49:26
  9. 17.
    #58 - David Briggs, Architect & Co-Founder of Gowanus by Design5 June 2018
    3:24:23
  10. 18.
    #57 - French Architecture School & Vomit Omelettes29 May 2018
    1:43:33
  11. 19.
    #56 - Dong-Ping Wong, Architect & Founder of FOOD & +POOL (The World's First Water-Filtering Floating Pool)22 May 2018
    1:56:31
  12. 20.
    #55 - The 9/11 Development, Dance-Offs & Public Parks15 May 2018
    1:36:27
  13. 21.
    #54 - Franz Hoffman, Co-Founder of Fontself10 May 2018
    1:58:39
  14. 22.
    #53 - Surviving Design Critiques & The Challenges of Podcasting1 May 2018
    1:47:37
  15. 23.
    #52 - Architect & Writer Michael Sorkin on Urbanism, Teaching Design & Architecture24 April 2018
    1:11:13
  16. 24.
    #51 - Ben Meade, Design Director of Alloy Development on Architecture & Revamping Park Ave.17 April 2018
    2:52:02
  17. 25.
    #50 - Rude Monks & Why Kyoto Was 'Meh'10 April 2018
    1:54:19
  18. 26.
    #49 - Japan's Butt-Cleaning Toilets, Clean Subways & Tasty Ramen3 April 2018
    1:18:15
  19. 27.
    #48 - Gender Equality in Architecture Offices & Why Social Media Divides Us27 March 2018
    1:42:44
  20. 28.
    #47 - Richard Meier: Accused of Sexual Assault & Elon Musk's Public Transportation Proposal20 March 2018
    1:33:10
  21. 29.
    #46 - Preservationists, Feminists & the Tallest Building Ever to be Demolished13 March 2018
    1:42:26
  22. 30.
    #45 - Wire-Walking the WTC & the Hasidic Jewish Community in NYC26 February 2018
    1:06:41
  23. 31.
    #44 - Why Black Panther Was Not That Amazing & Lost Designers Teaching Design26 February 2018
    1:17:58
  24. 32.
    #43-2 - Nicky Chang, Program Director of the Non-Profit Architecture Practice Talks21 February 2018
    1:16:31
  25. 33.
    #43-1 - Nicky Chang, Program Director of the Non-Profit 'Architecture Practice Talks' for Young Designers19 February 2018
    1:27:55
  26. 34.
    #42 - Why Designers Should Travel, Does Architecture Matter? & Almost Dying in a Canyon13 February 2018
    1:35:12
  27. 35.
    #41-2 - Why Pinterest is Bad for Designers and Architecture School in Iran7 February 2018
    1:20:59
  28. 36.
    #41-1 - Designer Mahshad Ahmadzadeh on the Gentrification of Cuba & Interior Design Construction!6 February 2018
    1:27:39
  29. 37.
    #40 - Should Prayer Be a Part of Public Schooling?30 January 2018
    1:14:16
  30. 38.
    #39-2 - The Design Process of Fashion Designer Brett Gangs24 January 2018
    1:19:15
  31. 39.
    #39-1 - Fashion Designer Brett Gangs on Design Competitions and #MeToo23 January 2018
    1:24:36
  32. 40.
    #38 - Dirty Vegan Roommates and Hipsters Have Ruined Design!15 January 2018
    1:37:27
  33. 41.
    #37 - Star Wars: The Last Jedi and the Genius of John Williams9 January 2018
    1:35:27
  34. 42.
    #36 - Hitchhiking, Bra Trees and Boob Jobs3 January 2018
    1:19:12
  35. 43.
    #35 - PT Student Christine Mar on Competitive Gymnastics and Sports Surgeries26 December 2017
    2:00:22
  36. 44.
    #34 - Monday's Pipe Bombing in NYC and the Misuse of Eminent Domain19 December 2017
    1:18:27
  37. 45.
    #33 - Cinema and Why the iPhone X is a Huge Improvement12 December 2017
    1:35:05
  38. 46.
    #32 - Architect Richard Lee on Design Education and Gehry's Walt Disney Concert Hall6 December 2017
    1:55:57
  39. 47.
    #31 - Tech Team Leader Kevin Kwan on Work Productivity and Pointless Microwave Buttons29 November 2017
    1:52:52
  40. 48.
    #30-2 - Architect Iti Pawha on Architecture Graduate School and Firm Organization23 November 2017
    1:20:06
  41. 49.
    #30-1 - Architect Iti Pawha on Singapore and Single-Party Governments22 November 2017
    1:27:45
  42. 50.
    #29-2 - Accidentally Going to a Gay Bar and Why Are Architects Underpaid?11 November 2017
    1:03:18
  43. 51.
    #29-1 - NYC Developer Pierce Clark on the Profession of Architecture8 November 2017
    1:46:01
  44. 52.
    #28 - Encounters with Racists on the Subway and Design Presentations31 October 2017
    1:56:00
  45. 53.
    #27 - Architect Jasmine Kelly on Silent Meditation for 10 Days24 October 2017
    1:40:12
  46. 54.
    #26 - Review: Blade Runner 2045 and Hipster Aesthetics17 October 2017
    1:21:18
  47. 55.
    #25 - Spreading Ashes in Hawaii and Why Marriage is Bull****11 October 2017
    1:35:55
  48. 56.
    #24 - Ridiculous Spinning Classes3 October 2017
    1:34:22
  49. 57.
    #23 - Tech Team Leader Kevin Kwan on Scuba Diving with Sharks and Nut-Punching Kangaroos26 September 2017
    1:38:43
  50. 58.
    #22 - Visiting Frank Lloyd Wright's Falling Water18 September 2017
    1:22:43
  51. 59.
    #21 - Gender Fluidity and Swimming in the NYC East River16 August 2017
    47:19
  52. 60.
    #20 - Visiting the Hamptons and Air-Quality Sensors for the Office8 August 2017
    1:25:12
  53. 61.
    #19 - Living in a Virtual Reality and Ash Wednesday31 July 2017
    1:17:18
  54. 62.
    #18 - Sex in the Standard Hotel and Gentrification in NYC25 July 2017
    1:26:22
  55. 63.
    #17 - Homosexuals in NYC and Elon Musk's Hyperloop Transportation18 July 2017
    1:34:56
  56. 64.
    #16 - Review: The 2017 MOMA PS1 Architecture Installation11 July 2017
    1:08:09
  57. 65.
    #15 - The 2017 MOMA PS1 Installation and Driverless Future Challenge Competition6 July 2017
    1:36:47
  58. 66.
    #14 - Why Apple's New Campus Doesn't Suck27 June 2017
    1:35:33
  59. 67.
    #13 - Santiago Calatrava's $4 BILLION Transportation Hub20 June 2017
    1:37:04
  60. 68.
    #12-2 - How to Interview For a Design Job11 June 2017
    44:57
  61. 69.
    #12-1 - Wonder Woman and How Designers Can Get Hired!5 June 2017
    54:57
  62. 70.
    #11 - Hipsters In Urban Research? and Sexism in Architecture30 May 2017
    1:48:43
  63. 71.
    #10 - Homeless Shelter Designs and Visiting Detroit21 May 2017
    1:40:48
  64. 72.
    #09-2 - Design Competitions and Elon Musk's Underground Cars14 May 2017
    40:43
  65. 73.
    #09-1 - Urban Farming and Architecture Project Reviews5 May 2017
    1:09:34
  66. 74.
    #08 - Blondes Visiting China and WTF is Glamping?28 April 2017
    1:16:06
  67. 75.
    #07 - Selfie Drones and Self-Driving Cars26 April 2017
    1:20:28
  68. 76.
    #06 - Weirdos on the Subway and Sexism at Work17 April 2017
    1:09:34
  69. 77.
    #05 - Chinese College Students and Fake Hype13 April 2017
    1:16:32
  70. 78.
    #04 - Our Crazy Trip to France and Le Corbusier's Chapel7 April 2017
    1:32:40
  71. 79.
    #02 - Office Security Cameras and Design Studio Culture4 April 2017
    55:13
  72. 80.
    #03 - Should Design Students Do Internships?30 March 2017
    1:37:17
  73. 81.
    #01 - Introduction & Awkward Karate26 March 2017
    1:06:59

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