Archinect - Features 2014-08-23T15:51:29-04:00 http://archinect.com/features/article/66641892/student-works-new-horizons-iceland-expedition Student Works: New Horizons Iceland Expedition Archinect 2013-02-04T14:01:00-05:00 >2013-03-10T13:40:33-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/yg/ygahbbzmq8g0urdv.jpg" width="514" height="303" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> In late November 2012, London's <a href="http://www.bartlett.ucl.ac.uk/architecture" target="_blank">The Bartlett School of Architecture</a> Unit 3 embarked on an expedition to Iceland.</p> <p> Warmed by the Gulf Stream, endless geysers and caught between two major tectonic plates, this land of endless volcanic activity is also home to Europe's largest glacier.</p> <p> Twelve 2nd and 3rd year students designed, built and tested a series of shelter/surveying devices to research and charted varied aspects of Iceland.</p> http://archinect.com/features/article/60584804/student-works-drx-2012-minimal-surface-highrise-structures Student Works: DRX 2012 – Minimal Surface Highrise Structures Archinect 2012-11-02T20:04:00-04:00 >2012-11-11T11:56:44-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/w9/w9n94izb13vu1ajg.jpg" width="514" height="436" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> The Design Research Exchange (DRX) is a non-profit residency program for researchers hosted by <a href="http://www.henn.com/" target="_blank">HENN Architekten</a>. The DRX, initiated by Moritz Fleischmann (HENN Research Director) and Martin Henn (HENN Design Director), provides an open platform to unite experts from various fields. By exploring architectural topics of shared interest, the DRX promotes a multi-disciplinary discussion between academics and professionals.</p>