Ronald Rael & Virginia San Fratello

2019 YBCA 100 Honorees

Ronald Rael and Virginia San Fratello draw, build, 3D print, teach, and write about architecture as a cultural endeavor deeply influenced by craft traditions and contemporary technologies. They are founding partners of the Oakland-based make-tank Emerging Objects. Their drawings, models, and objects are in the permanent collections of the Museum of Modern Art, New York; the Cooper Hewitt, New York; and the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.