In the News
Meet the Force behind an Architectural — and Philanthropic — Mecca
Ist DIBS, March 20, 2022
"It’s all part of her larger philosophy: that anything Grace Farms can do to move the world toward what she calls “equity and equality” is worth the effort."
March 20, 2022
Grace Farms Will Host the Inaugural Design for Freedom Summit on March 31
The Architect's Newspaper, March 17, 2022
"... we are expanding understanding of global human rights gaps in the building materials supply chain and creating pragmatic institutional responses."
March 17, 2022
Celebrating Women of Impact
Architype Magazine, March 2022
"Advancing good locally and globally must mean advancing women and including them around the table."
Theaster Gates Unveils a Towering 2022 Serpentine Pavilion
The Architect's Newspaper, February 3, 2022
" ... Black Chapel is the first international Design for Freedom by Grace Farms project."
Theaster Gates’s Design of ‘Black Chapel’ Unveiled for the 2022 Serpentine Pavilion
Architectural Record, February 3, 2022
"... Grace Farms is overseeing the ethical, transparent procurement of materials for the project, as part of its work to combat child and enslaved labor ..."
This Connecticut Library Aims to Be Built Without Any Slave Labor. It’s Much Harder Than It Sounds
Fast Company, February 3, 2022
"Design for Freedom is helping the New Canaan Library investigate where all of its building materials come from. The 2022 Serpentine Pavilion has also signed on."