Catie Newell is the founding principal of *Alibi Studio, Detroit and Assistant Professor of Architecture at the University of Michigan. In 2006 she won the SOM Prize for Architecture, Design and Urban Design with her project Weather Permitting. Newell won the 2011 ArtPrize Best Use of Urban Space Juried Award and the 2011 Architectural League Prize for Young Architects and Designers.
Glass Cast is research project taking place at the University of Michigan, spearheaded by Professor Newell. It is an out of this world way of manipulating glass: hot glass blowing and warm glass slumping. Check out designer Cathlyn Newell’s other projects. Watch video and see photos below.