Lance and his work are frequently featured, cited, or interviewed in books, film, TV, radio, academic and scientific papers, and other media outlets, including Vanity Fair, Forbes, The New York Timesthe Chicago Tribune, the Los Angeles Times, and many design magazines. 

Film, Television, Radio, PODCASTS



  • USGBC, "Live with LEED Fellows," July 17, 2018


  • Roger McDonough, “Designing for Sustainability,” radio interview, KCPW Radio. February 11, 2014.






  • Featured in the Butler Brothers independent film documentary, “Greenbuild 06


  • Co-host, “Your Green House," Discovery Channel.



  • Dietrich Neumann’s forthcoming book on Mies van der Rohe

  • Robert Fleming and Saglinda H Roberts, Sustainable Design for the Built Environment (Routledge)

  • Susan C. Piedmont-Palladino, How Drawings Work: A User-Friendly Theory (Routledge)


  • Gavin Brown, Protest camps in international context (University of Bristol)

  • Randy Deutsch, Convergence: The Redesign of Design (New York: Wiley)

  • William Richards, Revolt and Reform in Architecture's Academy: Urban Renewal, Race, and the Rise of Design in the Public Interest (Routledge)

  • Margaret Robertson, Sustainability Principles and Practice (Routledge)


  • Kevin Archer and Kris Bezdecny, Handbook of Cities and the Environment (Elgar)

  • Bill Caplan, Buildings Are For People: Human Ecological Design (Libri)

  • Barbara Erwine, Creating Sensory Spaces: The Architecture of the Invisible (Routledge)

  • Marta Mestrovic Deyrup, Creating the High-Functioning Library Space (Libraries Unlimited)

  • William Richards, Revolt and Reform in Architecture's Academy: Urban Renewal, Race, and the Rise of Design in the Public Interest (Routledge)

  • Stanislav Shmelev, Green Economy Reader: Lectures in Ecological Economics and Sustainability (Springer)

  • Jerry Yudelson, Reinventing Green Building (New Society Publishers)


  • Lisa M. Abendroth and Bryan Bell, Public Interest Design Practice Guidebook (Routledge)

  • Christopher Crouch and Nicola Kaye, An Introduction to Sustainability and Aesthetics (Brown Walker)

  • Leal Filho, et al, Integrative Approaches to Sustainable Development at University Level (Springer)

  • Marc Manack and Linda Reeder, Out of Scale: AIA Small Projects Awards 2005-2014 (ORO Editions)

  • Jo Ann Asher Thompson and Nancy H. Blossom, eds., The Handbook of Interior Design (Wiley)


  • Rich Karlgaard, The Soft Edge: Where Great Companies Find Lasting Success (Jossey-Bass)

  • Anthony Flint, Modern Man: The Life of Le Corbusier, Architect of Tomorrow (New Harvest)

  • Ann Latham Cudworth, Virtual World Design (Taylor & Francis)

  • Mitchell Thomashow, The Nine Elements of a Sustainable Campus (MIT Press)


  • Nature-Based Design: The New Green (Herman Miller)

  • Graeme Brooker and Lois Weinthal, The Handbook of Interior Architecture and Design (Bloomsbury)

  • Rob Fleming, Design Education for a Sustainable Future

  • Elvin Karana, Owain Pedgley, and Valentina Rognoli, Materials Experience: Fundamentals of Materials and Design (Butterworth-Heinemann)

  • Steven Moore and Barbara Brown Wilson, Questioning Architectural Judgment: The Problem of Codes in the United States (Routledge)


  • Korydon Smith, ed, Introducing Architectural Theory: Debating a Discipline (Routledge)

  • Holley Henderson, Becoming a Green Building Professional (Wiley)

  • E. Welty, et al, Occupying Political Science (Macmillan)


  • Mark DeKay, Integral Sustainable Design: Transformative Perspectives (Routledge)

  • The Penn Resolution (University of Pennsylvania)


  • Adrian Parr and Michael Zaretsky, New Directions in Sustainable Design (Routledge)

  • Gaëlle Krikorian and Amy Kapczynski, Access to Knowledge in the Age of Intellectual Property (Zone Books)


  • Jay Farbstein, et al, Urban Transformation (Cambridge: Bruner Foundation)

  • James A. Kushner, Global Climate Change and the Road to Extinction (Carolina Academic Press)

  • Lee W. Waldrep, Becoming an Architect: A Guide to Careers in Design (Wiley)


  • Phyllis Richardson, XS Green: Big Ideas, Small Buildings (Thames & Hudson)

  • Penny Bonda and Katie Sosnowchik, Sustainable Commercial Interiors (Wiley)


  • George Dodds, Building Desire: On the Barcelona Pavilion (Routledge)


  • Brad Collins, Gwathmey Siegel: Buildings and Projects 1992-2002 (Rizzoli)


  • David Gissen, Big and Green: Toward Sustainable Architecture in the 21st Century (Princeton)

  • Brenda Grant-Hays and Kim Mikula, Color in Small Spaces (McGraw-Hill)

  • Joan Ockman, Rafael Viñoly (Princeton)

Academic and Scientific Papers


  • Blaine Brownell, “The aesthetics of green: material expression in sustainable architecture,” Techne

  • Jim Gough, “Characteristic Strategies of an Environmentalist,” Rhetor

  • Viktoria Söderman, “Dirty Geometry: Searching for a queer architecture in Stockholm city,” KTH School of Architecture and the Built Environment

  • Carla Sigillo, “A New Lighting Strategy for Indoor Living Green Walls,” Aarborg University 


  • Clark Rendall, “SUN/WATER/WIND: Art and the Aesthetics of Ecology in the Built Environment.” Fashion Institute of Technology

  • Molly Rebecca Ricks, “Buried Memories: The Evolving Commemoration of Black and White Burial Grounds at Mount Vernon and Monticello.” University of Maryland


  • Bashar Al Shawa, “Blind spots of sustainability: architecture.” International Journal of Sustainable Building Technology and Urban Development 7: 3-4


  • Jae-uk Choo, “Ecocriticism and Ecology in American Fiction and Film.” Chung-Ang University, Korea

  • Carmela Cucuzzella, “Is Sustainability Reorienting the Visual Expression of Architecture?” RACAR : Revue d'art canadienne, 40:2

  • Alexis Gregory, “Transforming Architecture Through Symbiosis: Waste as a Resource,” ACSA

  • Elvin KaranaOwain Pedgley and Valentina Rognoli, “On Materials Experience,” Design Issues, 31:3

  • Alison Vogelaar, “Staging Revolution: The OWS Encampment at Zuccotti Park,” Media Fields Journal


  • Terrapin Bright Green, 14 Patterns of Biophilic Design: Health & Well-Being in the Built Environment

  • Christiane Gruber, “Islamic Architecture on the Move,” International Journal of Islamic Architecture


  • Hannah Rosenthal, “Expanding architectural practice to advance social justice." Graduate Theses and Dissertations, Iowa State University


  • Kelley Beaverford, “Beyond eco-efficiency in the Built Environment.” Perak University, Malaysia

  • Shuang Hao, "Towards and Interactive Era of Architecture." California College of the Arts


  • Kristina Börjesson and Viktoria Walldin, “Sustainable revitalization of places.” The University of the Arts, London

  • Rebeca Gallegos Bustamante, “Infrastructure of opportunities: space for identity and community development.” Savannah College of Art and Design

  • Bagak Ucar Kirmizigul, “An Inquiry into the Ontology of Responsiveness.” Middle East University


  • Tuba Dogu, “Upgrading slum settlements in Turkey: Sustainable housing strategies in low-income Communities.” Architectural Science Association

  • Roel Loonen, "Climate Adaptive Building Shells," Technische Universiteit Eindhoven


  • Fleur Palmer, “Using Emergent Technologies to Develop Sustainable Architectural Composites,” Auckland University of Technology               


  • Rhodri Windsor-Liscombe, “The Ideal City,” World Urban Forum


  • M. Susan Ubbelohde and George A. Loisos, “Daylight Design for Multistory Offices,” Commercial Buildings


  • Skins: Where Design and Technology Meet (ACSA)



  • The Shape of Green in Fast Company, Publishers Weekly, Courier-Journal, Architectural Record, Metropolis, Interior Design, Green Building & Design, Environmental Building News, Builder, Planning, AIArchitect, TreeHugger, Conservation, Choice, Believer, Foreword, Archidose, ecofabulous, others.

  • Women in Green in Architectural Record, Metropolis, Greensource, Residential Architect, TreeHugger, ArchNewsNow, Engineering News Record, Oculus, Perspective, SBSE News, EcoMetro, NOW, Miami Home, Huffington Post, Buffalo Examiner, Sustainable Industries Journal.

  • Monticello Burial Ground Memorial in AIArchitect, Richmond Times-Dispatch, Charlottesville Daily Progress, Columbia College Today, Charlottesville television Channel 29 news.

  • “One Good Chair” in Metropolis, Inhabitat, TreeHugger, Ecofabulous, Furniture Today, Organic Home.


  • April 25, 2019 Lloyd Alter, “Keep the AIA/COTEs, but it's time to scrap the AIA Awards,” TreeHugger

  • April 20, 2019 Bryan E. Norwood, Ginger Nolan, and Elisa Dainese, “Architecture Unbound,” e-flux

  • March 28, 2019 Lloyd Alter, “Goodbye, Vitruvius: It's time for architects to choose ethics over aesthetics,” TreeHugger

  • January 22, 2019 Katie Gerfen, “AIA Announces the Winners of the 2019 Institute Honor Awards for Regional & Urban Design,” Architect


  • December 30, 2018 Randy Nishimura “Looking Beyond 2019 (Way, Way Beyond),” SW Oregon Architect

  • October 22, 2018 Craille Maguire Gillies, “What Does It Really Mean When We Call Something ‘Sustainable’”? Fashion magazine

  • September 4, 2018 Mike Scott, "The woman who helped make sure the lessons learned in Hurricane Katrina stuck," New Orleans Times-Picayune

  • September 1, 2018 Kira Gould, “Diverse Architecture Firms are Better for Business,” Green Building & Design

  • August 23, 2018 Lloyd Alter, “Latest 'last word' on open offices: they keep you fitter and lower stress?” TreeHugger

  • July 19, 2018 Claudia Feldman, “Who was Space Architect Constance Adams?” Houston Chronicle

  • July 17, 2018 Kira Gould, "Can a Single-Family House be a Model of Sustainable Design?" American Institute of Architects

  • May 9, 2018 Lloyd Alter, “Why true TreeHuggers should never double space between sentences,” TreeHugger

  • April 27, 2018 Nick Philips, “Why Ordinary Americans Reject Architectural Ideologues,” The American Conservative

  • April 21, 2018 Justin Chan, “AIA Picks Winners of 2018 COTE Top Ten Awards,” Architectural Record

  • March 6, 2018 Paula Melton and Peter Yost, “How Buildings Fail Their Users,” Environmental Building News

  • February 26, 2018 Lloyd Alter, “JPMorgan Chase says it cares about sustainability, and is demolishing what is essentially a six year old skyscraper,” TreeHugger

  • February 21, 2018 Michelle Goldchain, “Architect, author Lance Hosey wins architectural journalism prize,” CurbedDC

  • January 3, 2018 Bronwyn Barry, “Energy and Design Criticism: Is It Time for a New Measure of Beauty?” Architectural Design


  • December 5, 2017 Regina Morin, “San Diego must say no to boring architecture,” San Diego Union-Tribune

  • December 4, 2017 Marianela D’Aprile, “Winner-Take-All Capitalism Undermines the Real Value of Architecture,” Common Edge

  • September 23, 2017 Justin Davidson, “The Views (Real and Virtual) From Cornell Tech,” New York Magazine

  • September 15, 2017 Lloyd Alter, “Are Green Buildings Killing Us? No.” TreeHugger

  • September 7, 2017 “Five top sustainability minds headline this year's Green Building Convention,” Leading Architecture + Design

  • September 6, 2017 Patrick Sean Rhodes, “Algorithmic Futures,” The Design Journal

  • August 22, 2017 Julia Ingalls, “The need to reclaim public spaces from white supremacists,” Archinect

  • August, 2017 Frank X. Moya, “Making American Cities Great Again!” DANTE magazine

  • July 10, 2017 James Wilson, “Reading Sustainability,” Environmental Building News

  • July, 2017 James Wilson and Tristan Roberts, “Sustainable Design Literacy,” Environmental Building News

  • July 15, 2017 Courtney Humphries, “Boston wants to fight climate change. So why is every new building made of glass?” Boston Globe

  • July 1, 2017 Hattie Hartman, “AJ Architecture Awards will recognise best sustainable project,” The Architects’ Journal

  • June 13, 2017 Lloyd Alter, “What is the ‘Greenest’ Home?” TreeHugger

  • May 19, 2017 Lloyd Alter, “Should there be prizes for sustainable architecture?” TreeHugger

  • May 2, 2017 James Wilson, “What’s the Secret to High Performance?” Environmental Building News

  • April 25, 2017 Lloyd Alter, “Emoji are the new grotesques of architecture,” TreeHugger

  • April 30, 2017 Ariana Zilliacus, “Art or Architecture? 13 Projects That Blur The Boundary,” ArchDaily

  • April 21, 2017 Lloyd Alter, “Architects finally are taking climate change seriously,” TreeHugger

  • April 20, 2017 David Sokol, “COTE Announces 2017 Top Ten Awards,” Architectural Record

  • April 17, 2017 Lloyd Alter, “American Institute of Architects takes a stand on climate change,” TreeHugger

  • April 4, 2017 Julia Ingalls, “Leaders in architecture tend to be LEED-accredited, AIA study reveals,” Archinect

  • March 8, 2017 Andrew Davis, “New Dean Michelle Addington talks about her vision for UT Austin School of Architecture,” Architects Newspaper [Women in Green cited]

  • February 24, 2017 Amy Frearson, “Simplicity is the key to excellence,” Dezeen

  • February 18, 2017 Swapan Seth, “Beauty as Inspiration,” Daily News Analysis


  • November 23, 2016 Lloyd Alter, “On ‘A Brief History of Sustainability,’” TreeHugger

  • November 11, 2016 Blaine Brownell, “Finding Hope After the Death of Sustainability,” Architect

  • October 17, 2016 Becky Quintal, “101 Definitions of Architecture,” ArchDaily

  • August 11, 2016 Gary Tulacz, “Green Building Standards Grow,” Engineering News Record

  • May 2, 2016 Sabrina Santos, “The 10 Most Sustainable Architecture Projects Of 2016,” Huffington Post,

  • April 28, 2016 Adele Peters, “These Are The 10 Best Sustainable Buildings Of 2016,” Fast Company

  • April 21, 2016 David Sokol, “AIA Announces 2016 COTE Top Ten Awards,” Architectural Record

  • April 8, 2016 Steve Cimino, “Four lessons from the leading edge of sustainable design,” AIAArchitect

  • April 5, 2016 Kim O’Connell, “After COP21: Where Do We Go From Here?” Architect

  • April 4, 2016 Wanda Lau, “The AIA Committee on the Environment Examines the State of High-Design, High-Performance Buildings,” Architect

  • April 4, 2016 “AIA report analyzes 20 years of the best green projects,” BD+C

  • April 4, 2016 Candace Pearson, “AIA Top Ten Projects Really Do Lead the Industry,” Environmental Building News

  • March 28, 2016 Lloyd Alter, “Spanish house is dug into a hillside, needs no heat or cooling,” TreeHugger

  • March 6, 2016 Rory Stott, “AR Readers Debate,” ArchDaily

  • March 2, 2016 Lloyd Alter, “Design isn’t separate from sustainability—it’s the key to it,” TreeHugger

  • January 18, 2016 Kira Gould, “Expanding Diversity For Design,” Metropolis


  • December 30, 2015 Lloyd Alter, “Is wellness the new green?” Mother Nature Network

  • December 15, 2015 Lloyd Alter, “Stunning modern house is made from straw bale,” TreeHugger

  • October 14, 2015 Michael Lord, “A sustainable building should be a thing of beauty,” The Fifth Estate

  • August 7, 2015 “Quote of the Day,” Architect

  • May 11, 2015 Steve Hansen, “Architecture Criticism: Why Should We Care?” Sourceable

  • May 11, 2015 “Can Architecture be a Responsive, Living Thing?” PDH Academy

  • April 29, 2015 “Editor’s Picks,” Archinect

  • April 27, 2015 Alana Fichman, “Leaders in Sustainable Design Speaking at AIA Convention,” Environmental Building News

  • April 24, 2015 Lloyd Alter, “Has Steelcase designed the answer to the 'problem' of the open office?” TreeHugger

  • April 21, 2015 Justine Testado, “What makes "good" architecture criticism?” Archinect

  • April 14, 2015 Jodi Smits Anderson, “Countering the Six Myths,”

  • March 31, 2015 Angela Fedele, “Women in Green Building,” Sourceable

  • March 17, 2015 Anthony Flint, “Le Corbusier and the Biology of Beauty in Design,” The Atlantic

  • March 16, 2015 “Eight Myths About Green Design,” BUILTR.IO

  • February 26, 2015 Jorge Chapa, “Ethics and Aesthetics in Architecture,” Sourceable


  • November 17, 2014 Hallie Busta, USGBC Extends LEED 2009 Registration Deadline,” Architect

  • November 4, 2014 Blair Kamin, “Readers have say on Lucas Museum proposal,” Chicago Tribune

  • October 31, 2014 Rita Catinella Orrell, “Best of Greenbuild 2014,” Architectural Record

  • October 29, 2014 Blaine Brownell, “Violins and Leaves: A Case for the Quantitative Study of Form,” Architect

  • October 28, 2014 Lloyd Alter, “Frank Gehry gives the finger to 98% of architects,” TreeHugger

  • October 6, 2014 Tristan Roberts, “Know Thy Client,” Environmental Building News

  • September 8, 2014 Lloyd Alter, “This is Not A Shipping Container House,” TreeHugger

  • September 4, 2014 Katie Gloede, “The Green Building Wars,” EcoBuilding Pulse

  • May 15, 2014 Jon Turney, “Design Has to be Emotionally Durable,” Triple Pundit

  • May 1, 2014 Synesthesia: Multisensory experiences for a multisensory world,” Center for the Future of Museums

  • April 24, 2014 Candace Pearson, “New 'DART' Tool Helps Designers Hit the Value Bullseye,” Environmental Building News

  • March, 2014 “Dwell on Design,” Dwell

  • February 3, 2014 Sarah Amandolare, “How Makers and Materials Complete ‘Sustainability,’” Dwell

  • February, 2014 John Elkington, “Beauty Can Save the Planet,” Resurgence and Ecologist

  • January 23, 2014 Lloyd Alter, “The Open Office Backlash Continues,” Treehugger








  • August 22, 2007 Lloyd Alter, “New York City is Greener than Hastings, NE,” TreeHugger

  • March, 2007 Cheryl Weber, “Big and Green,” Residential Architect



  • October, 2005 James Gresham, “The Frame in Focus,” Architecture

  • December 23, 2005 Collin Dunn, “Smart Buildings Breathe and Blink,” TreeHugger

  • June, 2005 Laurie Manfra, “Rise of the Citizen Designer,” Metropolis