Archinect - News 2017-05-25T12:26:03-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/150008916/show-audiences-that-it-s-okay-to-dream-by-kickstarting-never-built-new-york "Show audiences that it's okay to dream" by Kickstarting Never Built New York Julia Ingalls 2017-05-23T13:16:00-04:00 >2017-05-23T13:16:41-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/aj/ajngcj1whj247har.jpg" width="650" height="366" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Architecture author and curator&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/samlubell" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Sam Lubell</a> is partnering with the Queens Museum to bring <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/785842/never-built-new-york" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Never Built New York</em></a> into the physical display space with a little help from <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/54185/kickstarter" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Kickstarter</a>. The drive, which needs to raise another $26K in 29 days, hopes to physically model some of the innovative, occasionally wild designs that were proposed decades ago but never realized. Lubell believes the project would "show audiences that it's okay to dream" in terms of imagining large-scale, inventive solutions to contemporary urban problems. The modeling would take place on one of the largest scale models of New York City and its surrounds, <a href="https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1450389391/never-built-new-york" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">as explained in the accompanying video to the Kickstarter drive.&nbsp;</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/150008765/this-week-s-picks-for-london-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for London architecture and design events Abigail Banfield 2017-05-23T03:30:00-04:00 >2017-05-24T17:44:44-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/10/10hpg2iim0o61aqr.jpg" width="650" height="434" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>This week is Clerkenwell Design Week, which brings showcases of&nbsp;the best in new design, as well as celebrations and networking. We've picked out some highlights below, but the full experience is an exploratory&nbsp;one taken by foot. Also happening&nbsp;this week is the annual Chelsea Flower Show, and openings of&nbsp;exciting exhibitions. Catch <a href="http://bustler.net/events/8969/america-after-the-fall-painting-in-the-1930s" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Imagine Moscow</a>&nbsp;and <a href="http://bustler.net/events/8969/america-after-the-fall-painting-in-the-1930s" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">America After the Fall</a> before they finish, and visit the Tate Modern for the monthly <a href="http://bustler.net/events/9433/uniqlo-tate-lates" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">UNIQLO TATE LATES</a>.</p><p>Check back next week for our picks of this year's <a href="http://bustler.net/events/9358/london-festival-of-architecture-2017" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">London Festival of Architecture</a>. In the meantime,&nbsp;<a href="http://uk.archinect.com/news/tag/747353/weekly-events-ldn" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">click here</a>&nbsp;to keep up to date with&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/events_location/694828/london-gb" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">London</a>'s&nbsp;latest happenings and our weekly recommendations!</p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/1a/1a492kdq722xidcq.jpg"><br><em>Image: Jim Stephenson</em></p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9342/clerkenwell-design-week" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Clerkenwell Design Week | until 28 May</a></strong></p><p>Clerkenwell Design Week returns for its annual festival celebrating makers and designers. Each year, the EC1 area is overrun with some of the best emerging designers and big brands alike showcasing their approach to the creative environment.&nbsp; Innovative technology will sit beside stunning ...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/150008430/deadline-to-apply-for-aa-athens-visiting-school-is-approaching Deadline to apply for AA Athens Visiting School is approaching! Sponsor 2017-05-22T03:00:00-04:00 >2017-05-22T13:19:10-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/2j/2j6gzcw4fvdbpni8.jpg" width="650" height="433" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><strong>This post is brought to you by <a href="http://ai.aaschool.ac.uk/athens/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">AA Athens Visiting School</a>.</strong></em><br>&nbsp;<p>AA Athens Visiting Schools will be hosting their workshop,&nbsp;<em>Symmetry Sentience, </em>&nbsp;from June 12th through the 22nd and the deadline is approaching&mdash;you have until May 29th to submit your <a href="https://www.aaschool.ac.uk/STUDY/ONLINEAPPLICATION/visitingApplication.php?schoolID=467" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">online application</a> form and fees!</p><p>Our world has been enriched by numerous interactive means that connect us across the different continents. These amplifications take place through various media that in turn estrange people from their surroundings. Our built environment continues to evolve, into an interconnected hyperspace where architecture can be fluid, flexible and vivid. In 2017, AA Athens Visiting School, will address architectural themes involving active engagement and participatory design through prototypes that are characterized by action.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/qs/qsqpn138mxmgn64l.jpg"></p><p>Action-designed structures enabled by technology today, begin to timidly move beyond the utopian proposals of the 20th century&rsquo;s manifestos and hold a place in the world of realized designs. The AA Athen...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/150008441/deadline-to-apply-for-aa-istanbul-visiting-school-is-approaching Deadline to apply for AA Istanbul Visiting School is approaching Sponsor 2017-05-22T03:00:00-04:00 >2017-05-22T13:19:51-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/7y/7yw3gvt7nxu8it1p.jpg" width="650" height="431" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><strong>This post is brought to you by <a href="http://ai.aaschool.ac.uk/istanbul/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">AA Istanbul Visiting School</a>.</strong></em><br>&nbsp;<p><em>ROBOTIC MEDIATIONS</em><br>Wednesday, June 28th-Friday, July 7th, 2017</p><p>AA Istanbul Visiting School, in collaboration with Istanbul Bilgi University, is a unique learning and making experience. The program continues to build on its expertise on generative design methodologies and large-scale prototyping techniques from previous years, while bringing together a range of experts from internationally acclaimed academic institutions and practices, Architectural Association, Zaha Hadid Architects, among others.</p><p>AA Istanbul Visiting School will investigate the inherent associations between form, material, and structure through the rigorous implementation of innovative design and fabrication techniques. Computational methods for design, analysis, and fabrication will be coupled with physical experimentation, fostering &lsquo;learning-by-experimentation&rsquo; in an active collaborative studio environment. Throughout the design and fabrication processes, ...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/150006585/all-star-line-up-revealed-for-vision-2017-unstudio-zaha-hadid-architects-gensler-foster-partners-and-more All-star line-up revealed for Vision 2017: UNStudio, Zaha Hadid Architects, Gensler, Foster + Partners and more Sponsor 2017-05-17T06:00:00-04:00 >2017-05-19T12:04:18-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/r6/r6n8x6aazn2f1qmt.jpg" width="650" height="460" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://www.visionlondon.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/41/41l2g0x1spui3113.jpg"></a></p><p><em><strong>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; This post is brought to you by&nbsp;<a href="http://www.visionlondon.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Vision 2017</a>.</strong></em></p><p>Vision 2017 has announced its programme, including some of the biggest names across the built environment industry, alongside the brightest start-ups and world-renowned experts. A series of talks, debates and presentations will address the main issues facing the profession, both in the UK and in a global context. New technologies, materials, products and approaches will be explored across five lecture theatres on the 6-7 June, with Vision as the official trade partner of the London Festival of Architecture. The event is also affiliated to other key industry partners, such as the RIBA, New London Architecture, the Museum of Architecture and BRE.</p><p>Alongside the extensive programme, Vision has also partnered with various international trade authorities, including Belgium, France, Italy, Luxembourg, Latvia and the Czech Republic, represented at the event through a number of pavilions, each housing multiple participants.</p><p>As al...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/150007522/this-week-s-picks-for-london-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for London architecture and design events Abigail Banfield 2017-05-16T03:30:00-04:00 >2017-05-15T19:32:03-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/y6/y6pwfxm6cr93p3e2.jpg" width="650" height="366" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>With a focus on the housing market and the future of living in London, the topics covered in this week's events vary from flying cars and future regeneration, to DIY and the celebration of existing structures. Be sure to take the time to visit exhibitions which are coming to a close within the next couple of weeks. Notably the Tate's&nbsp;showcase&nbsp;of&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/events/search/Hockney/8924/david-hockney-at-the-tate" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">David Hockney</a>&nbsp;and the Saatchi Gallery's&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/events/search/selfie/9222/from-selfie-to-self-expression" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">From Selfie to Self-Expression</a> exhibitions are deserving of the attention they have gained since their openings earlier this year.</p><p><a href="http://uk.archinect.com/news/tag/747353/weekly-events-ldn" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Check back regularly</a>&nbsp;to keep up to date with&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/events_location/694828/london-gb" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">London</a>'s&nbsp;latest happenings and our weekly recommendations!</p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/dc/dcpheqrzrdo4z51x.jpg"><em>Camden Lock Market, Image: Glenn Copus</em></p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9389/taking-stock-london-s-evolving-markets" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Taking Stock: London&rsquo;s evolving markets | 19 May</a></strong></p><p>London's street markets are so often&nbsp;globally&nbsp;depicted as a hub of community activity, however how are they coping in today's climate? Over 300 markets across London supply and support their surrounding&nbsp;communities, and provide a&nbsp;sense of place. Speakers, including planners and designers, ...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/150007476/this-week-s-picks-for-la-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for LA architecture and design events Justine Testado 2017-05-15T14:00:00-04:00 >2017-05-15T14:00:29-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/ky/kyq641x3dqkw1vo8.jpg" width="650" height="649" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>It's the start of another week in Los Angeles. If you're curious about where design-inclined folks are gathering&nbsp;around town, Archinect and&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>&nbsp;have compiled a snappy list of local architecture and design&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/events" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">events</a>&nbsp;that are worth checking out.&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/746680/weekly-events-la" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Check back regularly</a>&nbsp;so you don't miss out on our latest recommendations.</p><p>It's barely Monday, but it's not&nbsp;too soon to start planning for next weekend! Coming up this week, L.A.'s One Night Stand for Art and Architecture is back for another one-night&nbsp;affair with &ldquo;Last Call&rdquo;, guest curated by&nbsp;Jennifer Bonner, Kyle Miller, and Volkan Alkanoglu.&nbsp;The intriguing&nbsp;&ldquo;Bj&ouml;rk Digital&rdquo; VR exhibition will make its West Coast debut at&nbsp;the LA Phil, and the Museums of the Arroyo Seco across L.A. and Pasadena will have a&nbsp;free&nbsp;admission day. Have a look at our latest L.A. event recommendations.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9386/bj-rk-digital" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bj&ouml;rk Digital | Opening on May 19</a></strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/ky/ky0mzuyvodcaw9hp.jpg"><em>Image via laphil.com.</em></p><p>The immersive&nbsp;Bj&ouml;rk Digital VR exhibition will be making its West Coast debut at the LA Phil. The exhibition comprise...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/150007251/this-week-s-picks-for-nyc-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for NYC architecture and design events Justine Testado 2017-05-15T12:37:00-04:00 >2017-05-15T12:37:41-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/ux/ux7b3uj1c9cst3as.jpg" width="650" height="516" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Planning for another week in New York City? If you're curious about where design-inclined folks are gathering&nbsp;around town, Archinect and&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>&nbsp;have compiled a snappy list of local architecture and design&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/events" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">events</a>&nbsp;that are worth checking out.&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/746512/weekly-events-nyc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Check back regularly</a>&nbsp;so you don't miss out.</p><p>NYCxDesign events continue throughout this week.&nbsp;It's also the final days of the&nbsp;&ldquo;Breuer Revisited&rdquo; exhibition, which features commissioned&nbsp;photos of Marcel Breuer's architecture&nbsp;interpreted&nbsp;by artist&nbsp;Luisa Lambri and photographer Bas Princen. Have a look at our latest event recommendations for NYC.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9385/future-culture-connecting-staten-island-s-waterfront" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Future Culture: Connecting Staten Island's Waterfront |&nbsp;May 17</a></strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/o8/o8jjpa4hp244rpab.jpg"><em>View of the Staten Island Ferry. Photo: m01229/Flickr.</em></p><p>&ldquo;Staten Island&rsquo;s North Shore is changing at an incredible pace. In many ways, the creative and cultural sectors aid this development, as they shape the place where they live and work. How do we ensure these sectors continue to have role in and connect to this transformation?&rdquo; Join the Design Tru...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/150006518/this-week-s-picks-for-london-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for London architecture and design events Abigail Banfield 2017-05-09T03:30:00-04:00 >2017-05-14T23:49:24-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/dx/dxxuq82pkzlb0a2y.jpg" width="650" height="365" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>This week's focus is on how design can affect our cities, ourselves, and our environment. From insights into the Moses-Jacobs urban battle in mid-century New York, to exploring the future of social housing in our European cities, this week is full of future-facing events to explore how designers can shape our worlds.&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://uk.archinect.com/news/tag/747353/weekly-events-ldn" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Check back regularly</a>&nbsp;to keep up to date with&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/events_location/694828/london-gb" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">London</a>'s&nbsp;latest happenings and our weekly recommendations!</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9346/transforming-social-housing-stories-from-the-uk-and-europe" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Transforming Social Housing - Stories from the UK and Europe | 16 May</a>&nbsp;</strong>and <strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9369/social-housing-definitions-and-design-exemplars" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Social Housing - Definitions and design exemplars | until 28 May</a></strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/wf/wf0gxak5p434mlco.jpg"><em>Image: RIBA</em></p><p>This debate is inspired by Karakusevic Carson Architects' new book "Social Housing", which explores designing&nbsp;modern social housing. In conjunction with this book launch event, RIBA are hosting a supporting exhibition which will draw together 24 case studies of social housing schemes from across Europe. This launch features a debate, with panellists including Paul Karakusevic (co-author of Social Housing and Partner at Kar...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/150006116/the-latest-in-additive-and-advance-manufacturing-at-barcelona-industry-week The latest in additive and advance manufacturing at Barcelona Industry Week Sponsor 2017-05-09T00:30:00-04:00 >2017-05-05T19:50:37-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/hk/hk3odktituxm8awv.jpg" width="650" height="428" border="0" title="" alt="" /><a href="http://www.clerkenwelldesignweek.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><img title="" alt="" src="https://scontent-sjc2-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-1/16711879_1256020017822606_2214638479376982870_n.png?oh=dba9f82bb3c917f7b21960cb0ede5c1d&amp;oe=597E6113"></a><p><em><strong>This post is brought to you by <a href="http://www.in3dustry.com/en/home" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">IN(3D)USTRY.</a></strong></em></p><p>The first edition of <a href="http://www.in3dustry.com/en/home" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">IN(3D)USTRY: From Needs to Solutions</a> was held in 2016&mdash;an exclusive 3-day event that brought together the most advance additive manufacturing solutions in key sectors such as healthcare, automotive &amp; aeronautics, retail and architecture.</p><p>More than 3000 visitors attended IN(3D)USTRY 2016, an event featuring more than 100 important speakers and more than 40 companies from 20 different countries. Companies such as HP or Renishaw exhibited new Additive manufacturing technologies that aim to revolutionize the industry by providing a faster and more economical solution with increased freedom of creation, compared to other traditional methods.</p><p>In the last edition, speakers from architecture studios and the world leading laaC (the Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia) discussed how to change the way large structures are built and how these new approaches will open paradigm-changing scenarios full of opportunities and f...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/150006461/small-details-matter-archinect-sessions-101-discusses-the-2017-aia-national-conference Small Details Matter; Archinect Sessions #101 Discusses the 2017 AIA National Conference Paul Petrunia 2017-05-08T15:06:00-04:00 >2017-05-09T23:24:19-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/2r/2rht5c7brz7sqgwd.jpg" width="650" height="421" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>In this latest episode of Archinect Sessions, Ken and Donna&nbsp;share their experiences and thoughts on the 2017&nbsp;AIA National Conference. We discuss the conversation with <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/150000578/michelle-obama-to-join-the-2017-aia-conference-on-architecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Michelle Obama</a> and the keynotes by <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/79859021/francis-kere-architecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Francis K&eacute;r&eacute;</a> (awesome), <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/106488/mass-design-group" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Michael Murphy</a> (political), and <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/106441/diller-scofidio-renfro" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Elizabeth Diller</a> (meh). &nbsp;We also address the positive changes displayed by the AIA this year, along with signs of complete lack of evolution by the Institute. Ken and Donna also share their excellent run-in and conversation with <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149995005/an-american-story-a-conversation-with-phil-freelon" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Phil Freelon</a> and his wife <a href="http://nnenna.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Nnenna</a>.&nbsp;</p><p>Listen to "Small Details Matter":</p><ul></ul><ul><li><strong>iTunes</strong>:&nbsp;<a href="https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/archinect-sessions/id928222819" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Click here to listen</a>, and click the "Subscribe" button below the logo to automatically download new episodes.</li><li><strong>Apple Podcast App (iOS)</strong>:&nbsp;<a href="pcast://archinect.libsyn.com/rss" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">click here to subscribe</a></li><li><strong>SoundCloud</strong>:&nbsp;<a href="http://soundcloud.com/archinect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">click here to follow Archinect</a></li><li><strong>RSS</strong>: subscribe with any of your favorite podcasting apps via our RSS feed:&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.libsyn.com/rss" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">http://archinect.libsyn.com/rss</a></li><li><strong>Download</strong>:&nbsp;<a href="http://traffic.libsyn.com/archinect/Archinect-Sessions-101.mp3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">this episode</a></li></ul><p></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/ij/ij9g0m21yzlqu37k.jpg">Ken and Donna waiting eagerly for Michelle Obama</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/3z/3zhbzvrmblgvwjkh.jpg"><br>The power couple, Phil &amp; Nnenna Freelon</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/kk/kkovva3dr0xqmtmc.jpg"><br>Karen E. Hudson, gran...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/150006438/this-week-s-picks-for-nyc-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for NYC architecture and design events Justine Testado 2017-05-08T13:22:00-04:00 >2017-05-08T13:22:22-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/06/06j9wgatj2xk24ts.jpg" width="650" height="407" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Planning for another week in New York City? If you're curious about where design-inclined folks are gathering&nbsp;around town, Archinect and&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>&nbsp;have compiled a snappy list of local architecture and design&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/events" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">events</a>&nbsp;that are worth checking out.&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/746512/weekly-events-nyc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Check back regularly</a>&nbsp;so you don't miss out.</p><p>This week's picks feature a book talk that examines how the built environment shapes the human experience, and&nbsp;an evening with Rethink Studio about turning visions of a&nbsp;&ldquo;Post-Robert Moses New York&rdquo; into reality. Last but not least, <a href="http://archinect.com/stevenholl" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Steven Holl</a> and Chris McVoy will take part in a discussion&nbsp;about the new Queens Library at Hunters Point later this week.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9335/welcome-to-your-world-a-conversation" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Welcome to Your World: A Conversation | May 9</a></strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/ql/ql3p6ww0qphtyzft.jpg"><em>Image via archleague.org</em></p><p>Check out a free book talk about&nbsp;&ldquo;Welcome to Your World: How the Built Environment Shapes Our Lives&rdquo; by&nbsp;architectural historian and critic&nbsp;Sarah Williams Goldhagen, who will be in conversation with&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/nadaaa" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Nader Tehrani</a>. In her book,&nbsp;Goldhagen &ldquo;utilizes recent research in cognitive neuroscience an...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/150005456/this-week-s-picks-for-london-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for London architecture and design events Abigail Banfield 2017-05-02T03:30:00-04:00 >2017-05-01T20:59:41-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/83/83b0yzahdr6iexsm.jpg" width="650" height="433" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>With the start of May comes book launches and exhibition openings, not to&nbsp;mention&nbsp;<a href="http://uk.archinect.com/news/article/150005020/the-clerkenwell-design-week-countdown-heats-up" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Clerkenwell Design Week</a>&nbsp;to look forward to at the end of the month. Keep yourself busy&nbsp;on this, another 4-day week, with exhibitions, Saturday Architecture School and cinematic celebrations of great architects.&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://uk.archinect.com/news/tag/747353/weekly-events-ldn" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Check back regularly</a>&nbsp;to keep up to date with&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/events_location/694828/london-gb" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">London</a>'s&nbsp;latest happenings and our weekly recommendations!</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9315/book-launch-jane-rendell-the-architecture-of-psychoanalysis-spaces-of-transition" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Book launch: Jane Rendell &ndash; &lsquo;The Architecture of Psychoanalysis: Spaces of Transition&rsquo; | 4 May</a></strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/wo/wosbq7k99t6324ih.jpg"><em>Image: Moisei Ginzburg and Ignatii Milinis, The Narkomfin Communal House, Moscow (1928-1929) (Photograph: Jane Rendell, 2012).</em></p><p>This Thursday, join Jane Rendell at the Bartlett for the book launch of her book &lsquo;<em>The Architecture of Psychoanalysis: Spaces of Transition</em>&rsquo;, which explores how architectural space registers in psychoanalysis and investigates "both the inherently spatial vocabulary of psychoanalysis and ideas around the physical 'setting' of the psychoanalytic encounter". This launch will feature...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/150005455/this-week-s-picks-for-la-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for LA architecture and design events Justine Testado 2017-05-01T20:32:00-04:00 >2017-05-03T09:01:05-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/7b/7b3z68n30r6xna8z.jpg" width="650" height="433" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>It's the start of another week in Los Angeles. If you're curious about where design-inclined folks are gathering&nbsp;around town, Archinect and&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>&nbsp;have compiled a snappy list of local architecture and design&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/events" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">events</a>&nbsp;that are worth checking out.&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/746680/weekly-events-la" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Check back regularly</a>&nbsp;so you don't miss out on our latest recommendations.&nbsp;</p><p>This week in L.A., don't miss the opening reception of &ldquo;Empire of Space&rdquo;, featuring the work of&nbsp;JSI Photography Excellence Award recipient&nbsp;Todd Eberle. Or&nbsp;catch a free&nbsp;lecture by emerging practice West of West at Helms Bakery District. The Neutra VDL House will host an immersive performance art showcase, and SCI-Arc is currently exhibiting a series of remnants salvaged from 20th-century canonic buildings in &ldquo;The Duck and The Document&rdquo;.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9273/julius-shulman-institute-presents-todd-eberle-empire-of-space" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Julius Shulman Institute presents Todd Eberle: Empire of Space | Opening on May 4</a></strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/c2/c2ze2ow07eig8syu.jpg"><em>Julius Shulman and Todd Eberle, Kaufmann House, Palm Springs, CA, July 2003. Photo &copy;2017 Todd Eberle.</em></p><p>&ldquo;Woodbury University&rsquo;s Julius Shulman Institute will hono...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/150005359/this-week-s-picks-for-nyc-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for NYC architecture and design events Justine Testado 2017-05-01T13:18:00-04:00 >2017-05-01T13:18:23-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/b9/b9yii8hwdo9lui3x.jpg" width="650" height="433" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Planning for another week in New York City? If you're curious about where design-inclined folks are gathering&nbsp;around town, Archinect and&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>&nbsp;have compiled a snappy list of local architecture and design&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/events" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">events</a>&nbsp;that are worth checking out.&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/746512/weekly-events-nyc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Check back regularly</a>&nbsp;so you don't miss out.</p><p>This week's event picks start with&nbsp;a conversation about Jane Jacobs' evolving legacy between Curbed architecture critic Alexandra Lange and Samuel Zipp and Nathan Storring. Two separate talks featuring esteemed artist Anish Kapoor and Atelier Bow-Wow co-founders&nbsp;Momoyo Kaijima and Yoshiharu Tsukamoto will also happen later in the week.&nbsp;And if&nbsp;you haven't seen it yet, the Museum of the&nbsp;City of&nbsp;New&nbsp;York&nbsp;recently began&nbsp;exhibiting a&nbsp;collection of World War I-era posters and prints created by New Yorker artists who were enlisted in the war effort.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9240/talk-vital-little-plans-the-short-works-of-jane-jacobs" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Talk: &ldquo;Vital Little Plans: The Short Works of Jane Jacobs&rdquo; | May 2</a></strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/dh/dhd8ebf6ll2hok3h.jpg"><em>Photo credit: Phil Stanziola - New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection...</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/150005052/get-lectured-abedian-school-of-architecture-17 Get Lectured: Abedian School of Architecture '17 Justine Testado 2017-04-28T13:33:00-04:00 >2017-04-28T18:36:19-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/cp/cpdpswaru2az522z.jpg" width="650" height="919" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/871644/2017-lectures" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Archinect's Architecture School Lecture Guide for Winter &amp; Spring 2017</strong></a></p><p>Archinect's&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/336082/get-lectured" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Get Lectured</em></a>&nbsp;is back in session for Spring 2017.<em>&nbsp;Get Lectured&nbsp;</em>is an ongoing series where we feature a school's lecture series&mdash;and their snazzy posters&mdash;for the current term. Check back frequently to keep track of any upcoming lectures you don't want to miss. Mark those calendars!</p><p><strong><em>Want to share your school's lecture series? Send us your school's lecture series poster and details to&nbsp;</em><a href="mailto:connect@archinect.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>connect@archinect.com</em></a><em>.</em></strong></p><p>Check out what upcoming lectures the&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/abedian" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bond University Abedian School of Architecture</a>&nbsp;has in store throughout 2017.</p><p><strong>May 18</strong><br>Lance Herbst / Herbst Architects, New Zealand</p><p><strong>July 27</strong><br>Creative Practice Seminar: Bob Sheil / Director, The Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL</p><p><strong>Sept 14</strong><br>Andrew Maynard / AIA QLD Chapter, Soutbank; Austin Maynard Architects, Melbourne</p><p><strong>Oct 6</strong><br>Queensland Housing Seminar<br>Poole / Andresen / Clare</p><p><strong>Nov 16</strong><br>Hannah Tribe / Tribe Studio Architects, Sydney</p><p>All talks are free admission and open to the public. To r...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/150005020/the-clerkenwell-design-week-countdown-heats-up The Clerkenwell Design Week countdown heats up! Sponsor 2017-04-28T12:43:00-04:00 >2017-05-08T10:13:11-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/ue/uewms1a0xzxbs38z.jpg" width="650" height="434" border="0" title="" alt="" /><a href="http://www.clerkenwelldesignweek.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><img alt="" src="http://www.clerkenwelldesignweek.com/wp-content/themes/clerkenwell/images/clerkenwell-design-week.png"></a><p><em><strong>This post is brought to you by <a href="http://www.clerkenwelldesignweek.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Clerkenwell Design Week.</a></strong></em></p><p>Clerkenwell Design Week is less than a month away and with the festival celebrating its 8th year in May 2017 (23-25), it will be quite the celebration! CDW has firmly established itself as the UK&rsquo;s leading independent design festival and annually attracts the international design community to this small area of London for three days of exciting events.&nbsp;</p><p>Home to more creative businesses and architects per square mile than anywhere else on the planet, Clerkenwell is truly one of the most important design hubs in the world.&nbsp;To celebrate this rich and diverse community, Clerkenwell Design Week has created a showcase of leading UK and international brands and companies presented in a series of showroom events, exhibitions and special installations that take place across the area.</p><p>Highlights this year include some of CDW&rsquo;s most ambitious installations yet, such as The Beacon, &nbsp;a 7.5m tall structure located at the entrance to Design Fiel...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/150004561/in-celebration-of-i-m-pei-s-100th-birthday-tomorrow-the-national-gallery-of-art-revisits-his-legacy In celebration of I.M. Pei's 100th birthday tomorrow, the National Gallery of Art revisits his legacy Justine Testado 2017-04-25T13:19:00-04:00 >2017-04-25T13:19:46-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/8n/8nml0fg4ajvfrpgu.jpg" width="650" height="558" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Harmonizing with architect John Russell Pope's neoclassical West Building, the award-winning East Building, which opened in 1978, was designed by Pei in the modern idiom of its time. Magnificently realizing the long-term vision of Gallery founder Andrew W. Mellon and his children, Paul Mellon and Ailsa Mellon Bruce, the East Building has taken its place as one of the great public structures in the nation's capital. &mdash; National Gallery of Art</p></em><br /><br /><p>I.M. Pei's 100th birthday is tomorrow! In celebration of the legendary architect's birthday, the National Gallery of Art in Washington D.C. will host a public talk in the Pei-designed East Building featuring architect Perry Y. Chin &ndash; a longtime associate of Pei's &mdash; and Susan Wertheim, the Gallery's chief architect and deputy administrator for capital projects.</p><p>Learn more <a href="http://bustler.net/news/5603/the-national-gallery-of-art-east-building-is-celebrating-i-m-pei-s-100th-birthday-on-april-26" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">on Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/150004453/this-week-s-picks-for-london-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for London architecture and design events Abigail Banfield 2017-04-25T03:30:00-04:00 >2017-04-24T19:12:15-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/x4/x4oc6nonah1ulg4i.jpg" width="650" height="429" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Returning once again, the Tate opens its doors wide <a href="http://bustler.net/events/9314/uniqlo-tate-lates" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">this Friday night</a> to mark the end the&nbsp;month. Expect the usual views and sunsets from the Switch House tower, as well as workshops and talks throughout the building. What better start to the bank holiday?</p><p>The Bartlett's talk <a href="http://bustler.net/events/9294/new-london-vernacular-urban-qualities" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">New London Vernacular/Urban Qualities</a>, hasn't yet been fully booked, so make sure you register before all the tickets are gone.</p><p><a href="http://uk.archinect.com/news/tag/747353/weekly-events-ldn" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Check back regularly</a>&nbsp;to keep up to date with&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/events_location/694828/london-gb" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">London</a>'s latest happenings and our weekly recommendations!</p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/gs/gsl3fiw6md0epvzg.jpg"><br><em>Image credit: RIBA Collections</em></p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9203/james-and-jazz" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">James and Jazz | 2 May</a></strong></p><p>James Stirling may be world-renowned for his contributions to architecture, but he was also well known for his 'larger-than-life character'. His love of jazz music will be celebrated in this evening of live music, top DJs, and hearing from Stirling's life-long friends including Robert Maxwell, who studied alongside the great architect at Liverpool. This event is part of the&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/events/search/stirling/9087/mies-van-der-rohe-james-stirling-circling-the-square" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Circling the Square</a>exhibition.</p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/wp/wpheptqjt7ye7qc1.jpg"><br><em>Image: Design Museum</em></p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9316/get-into-design-family-workshop" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Get into Desi...</a></strong></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/150004398/this-week-s-picks-for-la-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for LA architecture and design events Justine Testado 2017-04-24T13:15:00-04:00 >2017-04-24T13:15:47-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/zs/zsoo6oo4eo1ka1e9.jpg" width="650" height="433" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>It's the start of another week in Los Angeles. If you're curious about where design-inclined folks are gathering&nbsp;around town, Archinect and&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>&nbsp;have compiled a snappy list of local architecture and design&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/events" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">events</a>&nbsp;that are worth checking out.&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/746680/weekly-events-la" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Check back regularly</a>&nbsp;so you don't miss out on our latest recommendations.&nbsp;</p><p>This week's LA recommendations start&nbsp;off with&nbsp;a&nbsp;Hitoshi Abe lecture at the <a href="http://archinect.com/ucla" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">UCLA A.UD</a> and&nbsp;a&nbsp;new&nbsp;survey on artist Peter Shire's design work at the MOCA Pacific Design Center. The&nbsp;Getty Center's&nbsp;upcoming exhibition&nbsp;&ldquo;Berlin / Los Angeles: Space for Music&rdquo; spotlights&nbsp;Frank Gehry's Walt Disney Concert Hall and&nbsp;Hans Scharoun's Berlin Philharmonic, while&nbsp;The Broad will debut its&nbsp;four-month &ldquo;Oracle&rdquo; installation &mdash;&nbsp;which visualizes the effects&nbsp;of&nbsp;globalization in contemporary society.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9301/a-ud-lecture-series-hitoshi-abe" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">A.UD Lecture Series: Hitoshi Abe | April 24</a></strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/ox/ox5bi6s0rbj1szy5.jpg"><em>Photo via Flickr.</em></p><p>Start off this week with a lecture from architect Hitoshi Abe, as part of&nbsp;UCLA&nbsp;A.UD's Spring '17 lecture series. Don't miss out!</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9164/peter-shire-naked-is-the-best-disguise" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Peter Shire...</a></strong></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/150004392/this-week-s-picks-for-nyc-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for NYC architecture and design events Justine Testado 2017-04-24T12:48:00-04:00 >2017-04-24T12:48:58-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/44/4485hqbns8pt2n0o.jpg" width="650" height="433" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Planning for another week in New York City? If you're curious about where design-inclined folks are gathering&nbsp;around town, Archinect and&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>&nbsp;have compiled a snappy list of local architecture and design&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/events" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">events</a>&nbsp;that are worth checking out.&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/746512/weekly-events-nyc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Check back regularly</a>&nbsp;so you don't miss out.</p><p>For this week, the School of Visual Arts will host a lecture with&nbsp;&ldquo;Dirty Furniture&rdquo; co-founding editor Elizabeth Glickfield and&nbsp;another talk that highlights the untold stories of the people running&nbsp;NYC's waste management systems.&nbsp;B. Alexandra Szerlip will give a&nbsp;talk about&nbsp;her new book about designer&nbsp;Norman Bel Geddes, and you can&nbsp;sign up for an&nbsp;exclusive tour of the St. Patrick's Cathedral renovations&nbsp;led by&nbsp;architect Jeff Murphy. If&nbsp;you haven't seen it, it's the last week for the can't-miss &ldquo;John Hejduk Works/Jan Palach Memorial&rdquo; exhibition.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9236/lecture-elizabeth-glickfield-founder-and-editor-of-dirty-furniture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">School of Visual Arts&nbsp;Lecture: Elizabeth Glickfield, co-founder and editor of &ldquo;Dirty Furniture&rdquo; |&nbsp;April 25</a></strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/7p/7pdrprrpi7vs599n.jpg"><em>Dirty Furniture Founding editors Pete Maxwell, Anna Bates...</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/150003779/waf-2017-announces-performance-as-theme-for-this-year-s-festival WAF 2017 announces "Performance" as theme for this year's festival Sponsor 2017-04-21T03:00:00-04:00 >2017-04-20T12:48:38-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/wp/wpbfr0wqpjavzaoj.jpg" width="650" height="390" border="0" title="" alt="" /><a href="http://www.worldarchitecturefestival.com/?utm_source=sponsoredpost2&amp;utm_campaign=archinect_entries&amp;utm_medium=social" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/uploads/wu/wub4dpnmobfmmx5i.png"></a><br><em><strong>This post is brought to you by <a href="https://www.worldarchitecturefestival.com/?utm_source=sponsoredpost2&amp;utm_campaign=archinect_entries&amp;utm_medium=social" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">World Architecture Festival</a>.</strong></em><p>The only global festival that combines awards, live judging, conferences and networking, the <a href="https://www.worldarchitecturefestival.com/?utm_source=sponsoredpost2&amp;utm_campaign=archinect_entries&amp;utm_medium=social" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">World Architecture Festival</a>,&nbsp;has announced "Performance" as the theme for its tenth anniversary edition.&nbsp;</p><p>The notion of "performance" in architecture will be central to this year's World Architecture Festival seminar programme. Plus, the <a href="https://www.worldarchitecturefestival.com/berlin-architect-tours?utm_source=sponsoredpost2&amp;utm_campaign=archinect_entries&amp;utm_medium=social" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">architectural tours</a>&nbsp;will also be focused on "performance," with visits to Berlin's top performance venues including Hans Scharoun's Berlin Philharmonie, which inspired the concept of listening to music in the round when it opened in 1963.</p><p>Revealing the theme for 2017,&nbsp;<strong>WAF Programme Director, Paul Finch</strong>, commented: "This year we will examine the multiple aspects of "performance" that architecture has to embrace: aesthetic, technical, economic, and psychological.</p><p>We will be discussing buildings designed for performance &ndash; for example, theaters and concert halls &ndash; but also the role that buildings play in th...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/150003492/the-best-uk-and-international-architects-and-researchers-gather-for-vision-2017 The best UK and international architects and researchers gather for Vision 2017 Sponsor 2017-04-19T04:00:00-04:00 >2017-04-18T13:14:24-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/51/516fce89bifbneuv.jpg" width="650" height="460" border="0" title="" alt="" /><a href="http://www.visionlondon.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/uploads/71/71e661hbqtc76c68.png"></a><br><em><strong>This post is brought to you by <a href="http://www.visionlondon.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Vision 2017</a>.</strong></em><p>Aimed at architects, designers, specifiers and their clients, Vision 2017 provides an international focus for innovative products and building solutions, bringing together some of the best designs and leading figures from across Western Europe. &nbsp;Across two days in June, the CPD-certified show will host the best and brightest from established practices and start-ups, with new ideas and technological innovation at the heart of the event.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/54/54cao55nxpjpat9t.jpg"><br><em>Vision 2017 Speaker Studio Saxe Canopia</em></p><p>All the talks and presentations at Vision will take place under the umbrella topics: Materials Innovations, Technological Insight and Architectural &amp; Design Evolution. This framework will help delegates rethink the built environment and the manner in which we can shape places and spaces. Speakers have been sourced from the best practices in the country and around the world, both small and large. Caroline Bos of UNStudio will talk about their research into the circular eco...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/150003368/this-week-s-picks-for-london-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for London architecture and design events Abigail Banfield 2017-04-18T03:30:00-04:00 >2017-04-18T05:36:59-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/x1/x1i6tbbfjmfdi6zk.jpg" width="650" height="488" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>As we move into another four day week for us in London, we can think ahead to the weekend sooner than normal. The RA has a late night on Saturday themed around&nbsp;the <em>American Dream</em>, and Sunday has a family day packed full of activities&nbsp;at <em>The Japanese Hous</em>e exhibition. If you find some spare time before then, make sure to catch the <a href="http://bustler.net/events/8345/fear-and-love-reactions-to-a-complex-world" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Fear and Love</em></a>&nbsp;exhibition at the Design Museum, and The Geffrye Museum's <a href="http://bustler.net/events/8889/exhibition-teenage-bedrooms" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Teenage Bedrooms</a>, before they close next week.&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://bustler.net/news/tags/bustler-weekly-event-picks/118688" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Check back regularly</a>&nbsp;to keep up to date with&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/events_location/694828/london-gb" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">London</a>'s latest happenings and our weekly recommendations!</p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/0f/0f4s6zlw2fc3hg29.jpg"><em>Image: Barbican Centre</em></p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9179/the-japanese-house-family-day" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The Japanese House - Family Day | 23 April</a></strong></p><p>The Barbican Centre's&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/events/9152/the-japanese-house-architecture-and-life-after-1945" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The Japanese House Architecture and Life after 1945</a> exhibition&nbsp;continues to <a href="http://uk.archinect.com/features/article/150000966/review-the-japanese-house-architecture-and-life-after-1945-at-barbican-centre?ukredirect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">pull in crowds</a>, with its 1:1 scale models&nbsp;and examples of design. This 'family day' allows grown ups and children alike to get creative with design and the concept of home. Activities range from working on masterplans with concrete shapes, to creating a take-away living home model...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/150003416/this-week-s-picks-for-nyc-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for NYC architecture and design events Justine Testado 2017-04-17T18:33:00-04:00 >2017-04-17T18:33:31-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/u9/u9ygi9m29dehti0z.jpg" width="650" height="366" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Planning for another week in New York City? If you're curious about where design-inclined folks are gathering&nbsp;around town, Archinect and&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>&nbsp;have compiled a snappy list of local architecture and design&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/events" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">events</a>&nbsp;that are worth checking out.&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/746512/weekly-events-nyc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Check back regularly</a>&nbsp;so you don't miss out.</p><p>This week's recommendations include the book launch&nbsp;of Justin Davidson's &ldquo;Magnetic City: A Walking Companion to New York&rdquo; and&nbsp;lectures from Hanif Kara and&nbsp;Weiss/Manfredi. It's also the final week for&nbsp;exhibitions on&nbsp;the Olana Summer House and &ldquo;Mastering the Metropolis&rdquo; on NYC's landmark&nbsp;Zoning Resolution of 1916.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9239/magnetic-city" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Magnetic City | April 17</a></strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/ly/ly5m72ec4fg72bte.jpg"><em>Photo: Malinda Rathnayake/Flickr.</em></p><p>&ldquo;In light of the release of his new book&nbsp;<em>Magnetic City: A Walking Companion to New York,</em>&nbsp;Pulitzer Prize-winning author&nbsp;Justin Davidson sits down with&nbsp;Michelle Young of Untapped Cities to explore New York City through the perspectives of the designers, visionaries, artists, and writers who have built and lived there.&rdquo;</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9221/hanif-kara-on-designing-interdisciplinary-attitudes" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Hanif Kara on "Designing...</a></strong></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/150002960/editor-s-picks-467 Editor's Picks #467 Nam Henderson 2017-04-14T13:25:00-04:00 >2017-04-14T21:20:14-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/20/20fopsabzc0eutef.jpg" width="650" height="383" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/nicholaskorody" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Nicholas Korody</a> started publishing excerpts from Archinect&rsquo;s fourth live podcasting event, <a href="http://archinect.com/features/tag/908986/floating-worlds" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Next Up: Floating Worlds</a>.&nbsp;</p><p>Looking at potential roles for architecture in the contemporary neoliberal economy, with a focus on issues pertaining to gender and identity, the event featured lectures/interviews with; Jack Self, <a href="http://www.christinebjerke.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Christine Bjerke</a>, the Feminist Architecture Collaborative, one-third of Support.fm (and perhaps?) more&hellip;</p><p>Responding to some critics,&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/people/cover/1906872/donna-sink" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Donna Sink</a>&nbsp;offered <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/150000055/working-through-architecture-and-its-refusal-an-interview-with-f-architecture-from-next-up-floating-worlds" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">perspective</a> "<em>I've been publicly humbled several times recently for doing what I think a lot of commenters here are doing: reading/hearing something that makes me uncomfortable, so I get defensive about it and start delegitimizing it. I'm learning to just listen sometimes: to consider that the speaker has a platform for a reason (f-architecture is certainly doing stuff), and maybe I should listen *without commenting* and try to figure out why what they're saying makes me uncomfortable and examine what long-held beliefs I have t...</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/150002862/the-chicago-architecture-biennial-to-partner-with-six-museums-and-institutions-to-get-visitors-to-explore-beyond-downtown-chicago The Chicago Architecture Biennial to partner with six museums and institutions to get visitors to explore beyond downtown Chicago Nicholas Korody 2017-04-13T12:12:00-04:00 >2017-04-13T12:13:25-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/cp/cp08xntbtked3jen.jpg" width="650" height="434" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/465082/chicago-architecture-biennial" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The Chicago Architecture Biennial</a>,&nbsp;curated this year by the Los Angeles-based studio <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/4256960/johnston-marklee" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Johnston Marklee</a>, has announced that it&rsquo;s teaming up with six museums and institutions that will serve as &ldquo;Community Anchor&rdquo; sites. In short, these sites will host events, exhibitions and programming intended to bring the Biennial audience out to other parts of the city, and to encourage visiting Chicago&rsquo;s historic museums. Funded by the Chicago Community Trust, the Community Anchor program &ldquo;confirms the Chicago Architecture Biennial&rsquo;s commitment to being a city-wide initiative by expanding beyond downtown,&rdquo; according to a press release.</p><p>The museums and institutions that have partnered with the Biennial are: The Beverly Arts Center, DePaul Art Museum, DuSable Museum of African American History, Hyde Park Art Center, the National Museum of Mexican Art, and the National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture.</p><p>&ldquo;There is no better place than the City of Chicago to come together, share ideas, and focus on...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/150002506/this-week-s-picks-for-chicago-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for Chicago architecture and design events Carl Sergio 2017-04-11T14:09:00-04:00 >2017-04-11T14:09:23-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/u2/u28wh7e5clhkza72.jpg" width="650" height="364" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Restoration/Revitalization/Revolution is the theme for these upcoming events&mdash;whether it&rsquo;s historic Wrigley Field, The Hollander Fireproof Warehouse, or Architects Advocate taking the conversation to AIA Convention. Come out to these events to see the changes happening in the community.</p><p>Here is your list of things to do in <a href="http://bustler.net/events_location/2072497/chicago-il-us" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Chicago</a> over the next couple of weeks.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9242/wrigley-field-historic-rehabilitation-and-restoration-it-s-not-just-a-ballpark" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Wrigley Field Historic Rehabilitation and Restoration &ndash; It's not just a Ballpark | April 13</a></strong></p><p>William Ketcham, AIA and Andrew Pigozzi, AIA from Stantec will give an overview of the 1060 Project which includes Wrigley Field, the adjacent plaza, Cubs office building, hotel, and expanded baseball operations. They will focus on the historic landmark issues, technical forensics and challenges, the sequence of building between baseball seasons, and how winning impacts the schedule. The renovation extends well beyond the friendly confines, and they will discuss how the master plan and collateral development will enhance the greater Wrigle...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/150002323/this-week-s-picks-for-london-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for London architecture and design events Abigail Banfield 2017-04-11T03:30:00-04:00 >2017-04-10T13:30:51-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/d9/d9l8evgj8sgfglij.jpg" width="650" height="366" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>With the prospect of a 4-day weekend ahead, London's residents and businesses are making plans to make the most of what should be a sunny and busy break. While London has some incredible green parks to enjoy, make sure not to miss out on special exhibitions and events over the break.&nbsp;</p><p>Why no fill a free day over the long weekend with&nbsp;visiting closing exhibitions, including <a href="http://bustler.net/events/8743/the-fantastic-barbican-world" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The Fantastic Barbican World</a> and <a href="http://bustler.net/events/8930/revolution-russian-art-1917-1932" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Revolution: Russian Art 1917&ndash;1932</a>?&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://uk.archinect.com/news/tag/747353/weekly-events-ldn" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Check back regularly</a>&nbsp;to keep up to date with&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/events_location/694828/london-gb" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">London</a>'s latest happenings and our weekly recommendations!</p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/7k/7kcjp3lac0033yat.jpg"><em>Image: Fairground Ride&nbsp;by Iantresman (Own work)&nbsp;CC BY 3.0,&nbsp;via Wikimedia Commons</em></p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9252/fairground-an-exploration-of-art-politics-and-ideas" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Fairground: an exploration of art, politics and ideas | 13-15 April</a></strong></p><p>With games including <em>Coconuts Complaints</em> and <em>Smash the Patriarchy,</em> this take on a traditional fairground explores the political and social issues faced today through clever takes on traditional games. Visitors will be entertained and challenged in a way which they never have been before.</p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/ia/iayvgcn63ctvhsj7.jpg"><em>Image, "The Ligh...</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/150002373/this-week-s-picks-for-la-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for LA architecture and design events Justine Testado 2017-04-10T18:23:00-04:00 >2017-04-10T18:23:23-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/sp/spboohtgq6pn7rvl.jpg" width="650" height="434" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>It's the start of another week in Los Angeles. If you're curious about where design-inclined folks are gathering&nbsp;around town, Archinect and&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>&nbsp;have compiled a snappy list of local architecture and design&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/events" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">events</a>&nbsp;that are worth checking out.&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/746680/weekly-events-la" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Check back regularly</a>&nbsp;so you don't miss out on our latest recommendations.&nbsp;</p><p>This week's LA picks include a Michael Maltzan lecture at Woodbury, the 2017&nbsp;Great Los Angeles River CleanUp, and&nbsp;AGENCY Architecture &ldquo;BREACH&rdquo; exhibition.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9126/michael-maltzan-elastic" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Michael Maltzan: Elastic | April 11</a>, recommended by Justine Testado</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/pm/pm7zouaoqc98hzzk.jpg"></p><p>As part of Woodbury Architecture's <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149989664/get-lectured-woodbury-university-spring-17" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Spring '17&nbsp;event series</a>,&nbsp;Michael Maltzan will deliver his &ldquo;Elastic&rdquo; lecture&nbsp;at&nbsp;the Woodbury&nbsp;Burbank campus tomorrow evening. If you've been meaning to catch one of&nbsp;Maltzan's talks, this is your chance!</p><p>ICYMI:&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149934308/bridging-downtown-michael-maltzan-on-archinect-sessions-one-to-one-15" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bridging Downtown: Michael Maltzan on Archinect Sessions One-to-One #15</a></p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9029/28th-annual-great-los-angeles-river-cleanup" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">28th Annual Great Los Angeles River CleanUp |&nbsp;April 15-29</a>, recommended by Alexander Walter</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/sa/sashvai77c6ebyjk.jpg"></p><p>Earth Day is coming up soon, and with so much growing...</p>