Discipline: Architecture

Yanel de Angel Salas

Discipline: Architecture
Region: Roslindale, MA
MacDowell Fellowships: 2007

Yanel de Angel Salas is an architect for Perkins & Will based in Boston, Massachusetts. She specializes in residential buildings for higher education, having designed dorms and student centers for schools such as Keene State College and Colorado State University. de Angel Salas is an AIA member and has several certifications for sustainable design and construction.

A devoted mentor and fierce advocate, de Angel Salas volunteers her time to organizations that advance women and minorities, especially in the design profession. She strives to ensure her projects are holistic and sustainable, inspiring significant initiatives like ResilientSEE, a global platform of designers, engineers, academics, and non-profits to offer comprehensive, pro-bono resilient planning and design.



Yanel de Angel Salas worked in the Adams studio.

Given to the MacDowell Association by Margaret Adams of Chicago, the half-timbered, stuccoed Adams Studio was designed by MacDowell Fellow and architect F. Tolles Chamberlin ca. 1914. Chamberlin was primarily a painter, but also provided designs for the Lodge and an early renovation of the main hall. The studio’s structural integrity was restored during a thorough renovation in…

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