Archinect - News 2017-03-27T22:22:55-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/149999790/this-week-s-picks-for-la-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for LA architecture and design events Justine Testado 2017-03-27T18:54:00-04:00 >2017-03-27T18:54:34-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/o4/o4thqhs62t65q9hu.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 event recommendations.</p><p>This week's picks include the immersive 14th Factory warehouse exhibition, Roy Lichtenstein works at the Leslie Sacks Gallery, and a LACMA exhibit spotlighting the iconic but little-known Dwan Gallery.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9163/roy-lichtenstein-at-the-leslie-sacks-gallery" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Roy Lichtenstein at the Leslie Sacks Gallery | Open now until April 15</a>, recommended by Alexander Walter</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/w5/w5yj1qcabxz526g8.jpg">Image via Leslie Sacks Gallery on Facebook.</p><p>If you happen to be a die-hard Lichtenstein fan and completely missed the Skirball's&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/events/8385/pop-for-the-people-roy-lichtenstein-in-l-a" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">"Pop for the People: Roy Lichtenstein in L.A."</a>&nbsp;show that closed earlier this month, then better mark your calendar: Leslie Sacks Gallery in Santa Monica currently presents graphic works by the artist from 1965-1996. The exhibition still runs...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149999698/this-week-s-picks-for-london-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for London architecture and design events Abigail Banfield 2017-03-27T14:05:00-04:00 >2017-03-27T14:13:14-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/ls/lstufg5m1tz41oxz.jpg" width="650" height="503" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>After the clocks going forward at the weekend, we have more light to get out and play with. Make the most of it on Friday, with another <a href="http://bustler.net/events/9183/tate-lates" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">TATE late</a> in the evening sun (hopefully). A beer and art with friends watching the sunset from the heights of the Switch House viewing platform&hellip; what could be better?&nbsp;While you're there, don't miss the <a href="http://bustler.net/events/7028/robert-rauschenberg" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Robert Rauschenberg</a> and the <a href="http://bustler.net/events/8419/hyundai-commission-philippe-parreno-anywhen" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Anywhen</a>exhibitions, which are both&nbsp;in their final week at the Tate Modern.</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/c7/c7gkfci2j2qxgij9.jpg"></p><p><em>Image: Florian Braakman</em></p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9186/bmw-tate-live-exhibition-ten-days-six-nights" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">BMW TATE Live Exhibition: Ten Days Six Nights | Until&nbsp;2 April</a></strong></p><p>Having started last week, this exhibition, Ten Days, Six Nights, is a showcase of live art in 'The Tanks'; the&nbsp;rooms in&nbsp;the belly of the Tate Modern's extension, Switch House. Highlights include mist sculptures, and curated 'parties'. The focus of the project is to show the alternative, experimental, expressions of art - giving the public the oportunity to see art in ...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149999684/this-week-s-picks-for-nyc-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for NYC architecture and design events Justine Testado 2017-03-27T13:36:00-04:00 >2017-03-27T13:36:42-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/rk/rk3487dedlge3sva.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 picks include an all-woman panel for IIDA NY's Residential Forum, a recreation of John Hejduk's&nbsp;Jan Palach Memorial, a Current Works lecture by Kengo Kuma, and the Buell Dissertation Colloquium.&nbsp;</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9173/iida-ny-residential-forum-designing-the-glass-ceiling-shattering-the-status-quo" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">IIDA NY Residential Forum - Designing the Glass Ceiling: Shattering the Status Quo | March 28</a>, recommended by Justine Testado</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/rs/rs34nfuzsrfms2s3.jpg">Photo via IIDA NY Facebook.</p><p>The IIDA New York chapter's&nbsp;all-woman&nbsp;designer&nbsp;panel will discuss cultural diversity&nbsp;and the issues that designers of color continue to face. Panelists will also talk about overlooked&nbsp;female designers of the past and the influential roles of race, culture, and gender in the industry today.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9175/john-hejduk-works-jan-palach-memorial" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">John Hejduk Works/Jan Palach Memorial | Opening on March 29</a>, re...</strong></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149999304/get-lectured-cal-poly-la-metro-17 Get Lectured: Cal Poly LA Metro '17 Justine Testado 2017-03-24T14:27:00-04:00 >2017-03-24T14:27:55-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/g4/g4feeb4mbmtlsytb.jpg" width="600" height="1006" 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>See what lecture events are coming up in the 2017 Los Angeles Metropolitan Program in Architecture and Urban Design, an off-campus multidisciplinary program of&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/schools/cover/2668666/california-polytechnic-state-university-san-luis-obispo" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Cal Poly San Luis Obispo</a>. This year's poster design was inspired by the lecture series' &ldquo;dissimulation&rdquo; theme.</p><p><strong>Apr 4</strong><br>Herwig Baumgartner + Scott Uriu / B+U Architects</p><p><strong>Apr 8</strong><br>Paul Lewis / Lewis.Tsurumaki.Lewis Architects<br>lecture, exhibition, book signing of Manual of Section</p><p><strong>Apr 13</strong><br>Elastic Architecture Definitions Series: &ldquo;Resilience&rdquo;<br>Beatriz Colomina, Mark Li...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149998868/the-adrian-smith-prize-for-the-2017-ragdale-ring-goes-to-living-picture-by-t-e-a-m The Adrian Smith Prize for the 2017 Ragdale Ring goes to "LIVING PICTURE" by T+E+A+M Ragdale1260 2017-03-22T19:37:00-04:00 >2017-03-22T19:38:17-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/9o/9oyyeosb54pnpdpv.jpg" width="650" height="364" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Ragdale, the acclaimed artists&rsquo; residency in Lake Forest, announces the winning design of the fifth annual Ragdale Ring competition. Amidst a field of national and international submissions, T+E+A+M, a young, internationally recognized architectural collaborative based in Ann Arbor, Michigan, was selected by jury for their proposal of <a href="http://ragdale.org/residency/ragdale-ring-2017/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">LIVING PICTURE</a>&ndash; a contemporary interpretation of the original Ragdale Ring garden theatre designed by architect Howard Van Doren Shaw in 1912.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/8f/8fb9841fbfct80wc.jpg"></p><p>The winning T+E+A+M exclaims, "We are thrilled to receive the Adrian Smith Prize for the 2017 Ragdale Ring. In its short history, this competition has produced an exciting series of experimental projects, and we&rsquo;re honored to join the ranks of past winners. We look forward to our residency, meeting the other fellows, and watching our project come to life through public programming."</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/5e/5egmybnk4txheuip.jpg"></p><p>Historical elements from the original Ragdale Ring appear&nbsp;on lightweight objects stacked and spread throughout the&nbsp;grounds. Blending ...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149998599/get-lectured-risd-spring-17 Get Lectured: RISD, Spring '17 Justine Testado 2017-03-21T13:34:00-04:00 >2017-03-21T13:34:46-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/98/98udv1u5l19lfad0.jpg" width="650" height="975" 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 the Spring '17 lecture series at the <a href="http://archinect.com/risd" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Rhode Island School of Design, Department of Architecture</a>.</p><p><strong>Feb 23</strong>, 6:30 PM<br><strong>Brett Schneider</strong> / Guy Nordenson and Associates &amp; RISD Architecture</p><p><strong>Feb 27</strong>, 6:30 PM<br>&#8203;<strong>Jeanette Kuo</strong> /&nbsp;Karamuk*Kuo</p><p><strong>Mar 2</strong>, 6:30 PM at RISD Auditorium<br><strong>Petra Blaisse </strong>/ Inside Outside, Hosted with INTAR, Textiles, RISD Museum</p><p><strong>Mar 13</strong>, 6:30 PM<br><strong>Allan Wexler</strong> / Allan Wexler Studio, Hosted with ID</p><p><strong>Mar 16</strong>, 6:30 PM<br><strong>Jarrett Walker</strong> / Jarrett Walker + Associates</p><p><strong>April 3,</strong> 6:30 PM<br><strong>Kunle Adeyemi</strong> / NL&Eacute;</p><p><strong>April 24</strong>, 6:30 PM<br><strong>Na...</strong></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149998445/this-week-s-picks-for-la-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for LA architecture and design events Justine Testado 2017-03-20T18:53:00-04:00 >2017-03-20T18:54:06-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/yp/yp917p4j222dd42d.jpg" width="650" height="403" 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.</p><p><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 event recommendations. Here are this week's LA picks.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9056/drawings-conclusions" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Drawings' Conclusions | Open now until March&nbsp;25</a>, recommended by Justine Testado</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/gi/giw1qbzngco26f18.jpg"><em>Image via SCI-Arc.</em></p><p>Curated by&nbsp;Jeffrey Kipnis, the&nbsp;exhibition brings together a&nbsp;group of architects &mdash;&nbsp;including&nbsp;Elena Manferdini, Nanako Umemoto, Jesse Reiser, Stan Allen, Preston Scott Cohen, Greg Lynn, Michael Young, and more &mdash; who were united by &ldquo;a precocious and deeply vested interest in hand-drawing&rdquo; at a time when architecture was transitioning to computational drawing tools.&nbsp;The exhibition focuses on how these architects' work&nbsp;commonly evokes a&nbsp;&ldquo;continuing reflection on the question: What are drawing's conclusions?"&nbsp;Stop by SCI-Arc now or at&nbsp;the&nbsp;closing...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149998366/this-week-s-picks-for-london-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for London architecture and design events Abigail Banfield 2017-03-20T13:38:00-04:00 >2017-03-20T13:38:22-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/36/36rraztwekhbcvfo.jpg" width="650" height="463" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>To kick off spring, this week's highlight is the 1:1 replica of the Moriyama House (2005) which forms the centerpiece of The Japanese House exhibition at the Barbican, opening this Thursday. Other events not to miss include talks on urban planning, London cycling, and the conflicts between state and private ownership in Moscow.</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/0f/0fjkug3nr3tkgzrc.jpg"></p><p><em>Image: Sou Fujimoto Architects, House NA, Tokyo, Japan, 2011. Photo Iwan Baan</em></p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9105/mies-stirling-contemporary-reflections" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The Japanese House: Architecture and Life after 1945 | 23 March - 25 June</a></strong></p><p>This exhibition, organised in collaboration between the Japan Foundation and the Barbican Centre, is the first major UK showcase of Japanese domestic Architecture between 1945 and now. This focus on post-war Japanese design will feature over 40 architects' work including a full-size recreation of the Pritzker-prize winning architect&nbsp;Ryue Nishizawa's Moriyama House.</p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/1e/1ef1lfz3tj5pker8.jpg"></p><p><em>Image: John Lockwood Kipling</em></p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9077/lockwood-kipling-arts-and-crafts-in-the-punjab-and-london" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Lockwood Kipling: Ar...</a></strong></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149998049/this-week-s-picks-for-nyc-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for NYC architecture and design events Justine Testado 2017-03-20T13:28:00-04:00 >2017-03-27T13:30:37-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/wo/wox9eifo12s5vggo.jpg" width="650" height="575" 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.</p><p><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. Have a look at our latest NYC event recommendations.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9051/mega-architecture-an-evening-with-moshe-safdie" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">&ldquo;Mega&rdquo; Architecture: An Evening with Moshe Safdie |&nbsp;March 22</a>, recommended by Alexander Walter</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/jf/jf3jielco3hd6s1h.jpg"><em>Safdie Architects, "Jewel Changi Airport" proposal, Singapore, 2014.</em></p><p>Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum is hosting a special event with iconic architect and the industry's finest mustache, <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/106501/safdie-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Moshe Safdie</a>. The great master will reflect on the four design principles guiding his work, the evolution of architecture in the era of globalization, as well as matters of "megascale" and "megastructure" among other topics.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9106/building-the-outer-boroughs-architecture-and-urbanism-beyond-manhattan" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Building the Outer Boroughs: Architecture and Urbanism Beyond Manhattan |&nbsp;March 23</a>, recommended by Justine Testado</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/j8/j8hxb0riiyhk0ge2.jpg"><em>Looking toward Downtown Brooklyn, 2...</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149998035/zaha-hadid-s-seminal-artwork-makes-its-hong-kong-debut Zaha Hadid's seminal artwork makes its Hong Kong debut Justine Testado 2017-03-17T19:17:00-04:00 >2017-03-20T01:27:30-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/vz/vzjvyxk8u03ujjok.jpg" width="650" height="283" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Ceaseless experimentation was the root of Zaha Hadid's architectural practice, as depicted in her early drawings and paintings. The Serpentine Galleries and Zaha Hadid Design teamed up to showcase Hadid's artistic prowess in the exhibition, &ldquo;Zaha Hadid: There Should Be No End To Experimentation&rdquo;, which opened today at the ArtisTree gallery in Hong Kong.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Presenting Zaha Hadid's artwork in&nbsp;Hong Kong for the first time, the&nbsp;exhibition&nbsp;shows her&nbsp;paintings, calligraphic drawings, and rarely seen private sketch notebooks, along with VR experiences and screenings of archival footage.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/zq/zq3vimu7dkqidle7.jpg"><br><em>Hafenstrasse Development; Hafenstrasse Development, Hamburg, Germany, 1989; &copy; Zaha Hadid Foundation.</em></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/is/ismq08isvrsscm5o.jpg"><br><em>Concept Painting, Cardiff Bay Opera House, Wales, UK, 1994-1996; &copy; Zaha Hadid Foundation.</em></p><p>Head over to Bustler for <a href="http://bustler.net/news/5522/zaha-hadid-there-should-be-no-end-to-experimentation-exhibition-debuts-in-hong-kong" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">more</a> about the exhibition.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149997789/bid-for-art-design-experiences-with-famous-architects-in-van-alen-institute-s-2017-benefit-auction Bid for “Art + Design Experiences” with famous architects in Van Alen Institute's 2017 benefit auction Justine Testado 2017-03-16T18:12:00-04:00 >2017-03-16T18:12:42-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/kk/kklp1qn99mxgoxiz.jpg" width="650" height="445" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Dig into Lina Bo Bardi's own archives at her&nbsp;Casa de Vidro in Sao Paulo, get a&nbsp;VIP preview of Yale&rsquo;s new residential college with&nbsp;Robert A.M. Stern, dine&nbsp;with Neil Denari in the&nbsp;Alan-Voo House in LA,&nbsp;or&nbsp;enjoy cherry blossom season at its peak&nbsp;in&nbsp;Go Hasegawa's office rooftop in Tokyo. Those are only a few of the swanky &ldquo;items&rdquo; open for bidding in&nbsp;the&nbsp;Van Alen Institute's&nbsp;<a href="https://paddle8.com/auction/vanalen/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">2017&nbsp;Art + Design Experiences Auction</a>, which launched online&nbsp;today on Paddle8. (Sorry, no hanging out in the hot tub <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/126959147/van-alen-auctioning-a-hot-tub-roundtable-helicopter-rides-birdwatching-with-famous-architects-for-spring-fundraiser" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">with Charles Renfro</a> this time around.)</p><p>Bids start&nbsp;at $750, so if you've got that extra cash to spare, now's the chance to test your luck. The auction&nbsp;ends on Thursday,&nbsp;March 30 at 5:00 p.m.&nbsp;ET. Curious about what getaways are up for grabs? Take a peek:</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/3i/3iznbgy8f2dvcv7s.jpg"><br><em>Courtesy of Instituto Lina Bo e P.M. Bardi.</em></p><p><strong>Verdant Vidro</strong>: &ldquo;Disappear into the rainforests surrounding S&atilde;o Paulo with Renato Anelli and Sol Camacho to the Casa de Vidro, the former home of Brazilian modernist architect, Lina Bo Bardi. Enjoy lunch amid the t...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149997216/get-lectured-university-of-kentucky-spring-17 Get Lectured: University of Kentucky, Spring '17 Justine Testado 2017-03-14T19:20:00-04:00 >2017-03-14T19:20:17-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/lh/lhr8y7cmwm366bx6.jpg" width="650" height="1021" 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>Here's a look at the Spring '17 lecture series at the <a href="http://archinect.com/schools/cover/11064/university-of-kentucky" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">University of Kentucky College of Design</a> in Lexington.</p><p><strong>Jan 21</strong><br>Dwayne Oyler</p><p><strong>Jan 28-Apr 23</strong><br>Exhibition: Mike McKay / Art Museum at UK</p><p><strong>Feb 2</strong><br>Marlon Blackwell</p><p><strong>Feb 13</strong><br>Phillippe Chavance, Ou Ning &amp; Eric Reece&nbsp;</p><p><strong>Feb 17-18</strong><br>Keely Colcleugh &amp; Nathan Capaccio</p><p><strong>Feb 24-25</strong><br>Satoru Sugihara</p><p><strong>Mar 6</strong><br>Tobias Armbost</p><p><strong>Mar 31</strong><br>Historic Preservation Symposium: &ldquo;Conflict, Violence &amp; Preservation&rdquo;</p><p><strong>Apr 7</strong><br>Winka Dubbeldam</p><p>For times and locations, click <a href="http://design.uky.edu/news-events/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">here</a>.&nbsp;Visit&nbsp;<a href="http://design.uky.edu" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">design.uky.edu</a>&nbsp;for other info.</p><p>Check out p...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149997179/i-melt-with-you-indoor-city-installation-explores-dissolving-spatial-boundaries-in-an-era-of-climate-change I Melt With You: "Indoor City" installation explores dissolving spatial boundaries in an era of climate change Julia Ingalls 2017-03-14T17:44:00-04:00 >2017-03-16T12:06:23-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/vo/vo2szjkdle1c6nve.jpg" width="650" height="433" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>With layered narration from writers and the input of a climate scientist, the 40-foot long table installation known as "Indoor City" designed by Founder Rome Prize Fellows Phu Hoang and Rachely Rotem (<a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/55229883/modu-formerly-phu-hoang-office-and-rachely-rotem-studio" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">MODU</a>)&nbsp;with Jonathan Berger, Hussein Fancy, Christoph Meinrenken, Jack Livings and Matthew Null,&nbsp;tackles the dire conceptual heft of designing for massive systemic weather change.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/1s/1s5trzz1v49164a7.jpg"></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/ng/ngq5nlj59soq5g4c.jpg"></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/n5/n5lsnv6uxgvrcyw5.jpg"></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/uploads/pr/prtpzs9mtzc66k64.gif"></p><p>By placing carbon ice on the installation, the idea is to track how divisions between urban spaces and the environment release more carbon dioxide into the air, thereby creating more stress on the environment (and making the urban spaces quite unpleasant to live in as a result). The project advocates for a more integrated design concept while allowing visitors to enjoy what amounts to a trippy installation. Here's a video of the installation, which is part of the 2017 Cinque Mostre show and&nbsp;will be viewable in person at the American Academy in Rome until April 4th:&nbsp;</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149996982/this-week-s-picks-for-la-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for LA architecture and design events Justine Testado 2017-03-13T18:45:00-04:00 >2017-03-14T10:31:03-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/80/80fwib6dc3ikb00d.jpg" width="650" height="450" 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.</p><p><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 event recommendations. Here are this week's LA picks.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9118/cal-poly-la-metro-program-lecture-tom-wiscombe" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Cal Poly LA Metro Program Lecture: Tom Wiscombe | March 14</a></strong><strong>, recommended by Justine Testado</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/8g/8gaenyk7hx2xu04b.jpg"><em>The Main Museum of Los Angeles Art (unbuilt) by Tom Wiscombe Architecture. Rendering: Kilograph.</em></p><p>Spend tomorrow evening at the Helms Design Center in Culver City for a free public lecture, discussion, and reception with architect&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149823829/a-liberal-education-tom-wiscombe-on-archinect-sessions-one-to-one-14" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Tom Wiscombe</a>. Presented by the&nbsp;Cal Poly LA Metro Program in Architecture and Urban Design,&nbsp;the evening will be introduced and moderated by&nbsp;Stephen Phillips (professor and&nbsp;director of the program&nbsp;and principal of&nbsp;SPARCHS). RSVP now if you haven't.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9057/the-chapel-of-the-mosquitoes-jos-oubrerie-architecture-and-paintings" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The Chapel of the Mosquitoes: Jos&eacute; Oubrerie architecture and paintings | Open ...</a></strong></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149996926/this-week-s-picks-for-nyc-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for NYC architecture and design events Justine Testado 2017-03-13T14:29:00-04:00 >2017-03-14T10:31:03-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/4y/4yynfwwpdxl1lzgd.jpg" width="650" height="460" 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.</p><p><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. Have a look at our latest NYC event recommendations.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/8803/african-modernism-iwan-baan" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">African Modernism: Iwan Baan | March 15</a>, recommended by Justine Testado</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/10/10i5bq5qdy6m6pkt.jpg"><em>Kenyatta International Conference Centre, Nairobi (Kenya), by Karl Henrik Nostvik, 1967-1973. Photo &copy; Iwan Baan.</em></p><p>If you just can't get enough of &ldquo;African Modernism: The Architecture of Independence&rdquo;,&nbsp;don't miss this conversation with prominent&nbsp;architectural photographer <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/148030/iwan-baan" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Iwan Baan</a>, who&nbsp;photographed some of the historic buildings&nbsp;in their current states.&nbsp;Stop&nbsp;by&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/events/8801/architecture-of-independence-african-modernism" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">the exhibition</a>&nbsp;at the Center for Architecture if you haven't seen it yet.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/8976/guess-a-sketch" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Guess-a-Sketch | March 17</a>, recommended by Alexander Walter</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/v1/v1866b12gmqcd4vl.jpg"></p><p>Happen to enjoy Pictionary just as much as architecture? And no plans for the night of St. Patri...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149996919/this-week-s-picks-for-london-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for London architecture and design events Abigail Banfield 2017-03-13T13:33:00-04:00 >2017-03-13T13:35:29-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/zr/zrav3b2m602544ka.jpg" width="650" height="433" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>This week considers the roles of artists and architects in our ever-changing world, whether this is discussing the pedagogical directions of architecture schools or the&nbsp;direction of 'Europe's cultural&nbsp;capital'. Storytelling is prevalent in this week's events; including the tale&nbsp;of tracing&nbsp;displaced artists, and hearing personal insights&nbsp;from MJ Long and Lord Peter Palumbo on the unbuilt Mansion House Square and eventual&nbsp;creation of No. 1 Poultry.</p><p>Be sure to visit&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/events/8633/gavin-turk-who-what-when-where-how-why" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Gavin Turk's exhibition</a>, which has just&nbsp;been extended by one week (now&nbsp;closing 26th March); the artist's playful pastiche and skilful use of materials&nbsp;is&nbsp;not to be missed.&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://uk.archinect.com/news/tag/747353/weekly-events-ldn" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Check back regularly</a> to keep up to date with&nbsp;London's latest happenings and our weekly recommendations!</p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/l5/l5jyi6p4ck44ni2e.jpg"></p><p><em>Image Image: Community Centre, Elephant and Castle by Chris Barnes (Unit 12, The Cass)</em></p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9120/school-work-architectural-conversations-between-pedagogy-and-practice" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">School/Work: Architectural Conversations between Pedagogy and Practice | 17-27 March</a></strong></p><p>Featuring some incredible work of five award-winning architects who teach at the Cass...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149994910/mass-market-alternatives-at-pinkcomma-gallery Mass Market Alternatives at Pinkcomma Gallery johnszot 2017-03-07T20:33:00-05:00 >2017-03-07T20:34:13-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/6e/6e19lwjynhr5ab3w.jpg" width="650" height="432" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Starting Wednesday, March 8, the <a href="http://pinkcomma.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Pinkcomma Gallery</a> in Boston will be showing a collection of drawings, models, and videos documenting a collection of algorithmically-generated suburban homes by John Szot.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/vz/vz6pcq78e55krqmj.jpg"></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/na/nabzahcp3dwm2lsj.jpg"></p><p>conceptual statement:</p><p>Industrialization has had a profound effect on the American suburb. Only American audacity could have concocted and executed the formula for mass-produced homes that dominates the suburban real estate market in the United States. And only in America could such a formula become an economic and political juggernaut, making places where matters of personal taste are amplified into cultural bulwarks.<br>&ldquo;Mass Market Alternatives&rdquo; seeks to exploit the economic leverage and aesthetic principles of&nbsp;mass-market suburban housing in order to diversify its potential customer base and challenge the reputation of the suburbs as enclaves of conservatism and political conformity.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/1x/1xu6zp09u2ejm10i.jpg"></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/n4/n4odd6du1lra2vwe.jpg"></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/3g/3gtvjzhdoaxqvijy.jpg"></p><p>about the architect:</p><p><a href="http://johnszot.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">John Szot</a> is an award-winning architect living in New York, and his work related to...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149995653/following-criticism-of-the-lack-of-women-speakers-at-the-2017-aia-conference-elizabeth-diller-added-to-roster Following criticism of the lack of women speakers at the 2017 AIA Conference, Elizabeth Diller added to roster Nicholas Korody 2017-03-06T19:50:00-05:00 >2017-03-09T13:06:40-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/2u/2uba5nieoez7gj1i.jpg" width="650" height="694" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/features/tag/651829/elizabeth-diller" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Elizabeth Diller</a>, the founding partner of <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/106441/diller-scofidio-renfro" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Diller Scofidio + Renfro</a>, will now deliver a keynote address at this year&rsquo;s AIA Conference on Architecture. The announcement follows intense criticism lodged at the AIA last month following an initial announcement of a lineup without any women.&nbsp;</p><p>Many architects voiced criticism and some signed an open <a href="https://archpaper.com/2017/02/2017-aia-convention-women-architect-keynote/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">letter</a> calling for the AIA to take more meaningful action to address gender inequity in the profession. Subsequently, the AIA added a panel with N&oacute;ra Demeter, Michael Ford, and Cheryl McAfee, moderated by Frances Anderton.</p><p>Diller will be sharing a stage with last year&rsquo;s Pritzker Prize winner, <a href="http://archinect.com/features/tag/692484/alejandro-aravena" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Alejandro Aravena</a>, as well as <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149993018/di-b-do-francis-k-r-announced-as-serpentine-pavilion-2017-designer" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Francis K&eacute;r&eacute;,</a> who will be designing the Serpentine Pavilion this summer. The inclusion of several significant architects follows <a href="http://archinect.com/forum/thread/149945956/aia-keynote-speaker-selection" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">criticism</a> of last year's lineup, which favored non-architect celebrities over practitioners.</p><p>This year the AIA Conference on Architecture will be held on Orlando and will revolve around the theme &lsquo;Antic...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149995604/this-week-s-picks-for-la-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for LA architecture and design events Justine Testado 2017-03-06T16:14:00-05:00 >2017-03-09T12:31:04-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/qg/qg6slu0kdbp9jeu3.jpg" width="650" height="476" 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.</p><p><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 event recommendations. Here are this week's LA picks.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9027/usc-architecture-generation-next-pecha-kucha" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">USC Architecture Generation Next Pecha Kucha | March 8</a>, recommended by Alexander Walter</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/1n/1nzpm5dkyli2mwcb.jpg"></p><p>Everybody loves a good Pecha Kucha, and USC's School of Architecture hosts one this week that showcases the work of recent alumni as part of the school's annual Architecture Career Week. The selection of the twenty presenters was curated by former Trojans Mark Lee (<a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/4256960/johnston-marklee" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">JohnstonMarklee</a>) and Jackilin Hah Bloom (<a href="http://bustler.net/news/3432/pita-bloom-s-balloon-frame-finalist-entry-for-moma-ps1-yap-2014" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Pita&amp;Bloom</a>) in collaboration with USC Architecture faculty.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9052/lecture-peter-cook" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">SCI-Arc Lecture: Peter Cook |&nbsp;March 8</a>, recommended by Justine Testado</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/ss/sstha671x5xig54j.jpg"></p><p>As part of SCI-Arc's Spring '17 lecture events, the one and only&nbsp;Peter Cook will be speaking at K.M. Keck Hall&nbsp;Wednesday ...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149995214/this-week-s-picks-for-nyc-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for NYC architecture and design events Justine Testado 2017-03-06T14:35:00-05:00 >2017-03-09T12:31:04-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/d4/d4vw97n8fk716rnl.jpg" width="650" height="487" 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.</p><p><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. Have a look at our latest NYC event recommendations.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/8822/francine-houben-people-place-purpose" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Francine Houben: &ldquo;People, Place, Purpose&rdquo; | March 6</a></strong><strong>, recommended by Justine Testado</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/b0/b0cvuq7sq2sgl1ah.jpg"></p><p>Here's a chance to see&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/mecanoo" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Mecanoo</a>'s founder&nbsp;in person at Columbia GSAPP.&nbsp;Francine&nbsp;Houben will present&nbsp;her firm's&nbsp;designs based on the fundamental elements of People, Place,&nbsp;(and) Purpose. As Mecanoo's portfolio continues to grow, Houben&nbsp;will discuss each project's particular cultural setting, place, and time,&nbsp;with responses from Columbia GSAPP's&nbsp;Jorge Otero-Pailos and Iris Weinshall.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9000/urban-alternatives-a-blueprint-for-successful-resistance" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Urban Alternatives: A Blueprint for Successful Resistance | March 6</a>, recommended by Alexander Walter</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/w5/w5drdb8447oj5gz8.jpg"><em>Art by Klas Eriksson, Forza Rosa Fluff. Photo: Annika von Hausswolf. Courtesy of Checkpoint He...</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149995573/this-week-s-picks-for-london-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for London architecture and design events Abigail Banfield 2017-03-06T14:07:00-05:00 >2017-03-09T12:31:04-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/dw/dw707fhtrugxcc03.jpg" width="639" height="459" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>This week is somewhat focused on the development of the next generation in our field; workshops&nbsp;give advice to young creatives, and a panel is lead by emerging figures under 30 discussing iconic schemes. Talks on the regeneration of Moscow, and the lessons we can take from post-war Modernism also provide a springboard for discussion throughout the coming seven days.</p><p>This week also marks the last chance to visit the V&amp;A's <a href="http://bustler.net/events/search/undressed/9076/undressed-a-brief-history-of-underwear" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Undressed</a>&nbsp;exhibition, and <a href="http://bustler.net/events/search/Turk/9056/drawings-conclusions" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Gavin Turk's showcase</a> at the award winning <a href="http://uk.archinect.com/news/article/149972506/breaking-the-newport-street-gallery-by-caruso-st-john-architects-wins-the-2016-stirling-prize" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Newport Street Gallery</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><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9078/the-inquiry-mansion-house-square-no-1-poultry" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The Inquiry: Mansion House Square &amp; No. 1 Poultry | 14 March</a></strong></p><p>AND</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9087/mies-van-der-rohe-james-stirling-circling-the-square" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Mies van der Rohe &amp; James Stirling: Circling the Square | 8 March - 25 June</a></strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/kq/kqrhaokosfpikey4.jpg"></p><p><em>Image: RIBA collections</em></p><p>This 'courthouse' style discussion sees the younger generation of curators, theorists, planners, and architects critically examine the&nbsp; schemes of Mies (unbuilt) and Stirling (built) at Mansion House Square.</p><p>This even...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149994713/the-architecture-lobby-calls-on-architects-engineers-to-protest-border-wall-on-march-10-day-of-action The Architecture Lobby calls on architects + engineers to protest border wall on March 10 day of action Justine Testado 2017-03-01T18:25:00-05:00 >2017-03-11T20:41:27-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/fr/frawwtvids27zulb.jpg" width="650" height="650" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>As the Department of Homeland Security prepares to officially launch <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149994208/the-department-of-homeland-security-issues-presolicitation-for-the-border-wall" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">the RFP</a> for Trump's proposed border wall on March 6,&nbsp;the Architecture Lobby is calling on all architects and engineers across the U.S.&nbsp;to participate in a national day of action to boycott the project&nbsp;on&nbsp;Friday, March 10 &mdash; the same day that the&nbsp;first round of submissions in the RFP are due.</p><p>Starting at 4 p.m. EST, the 45-minute united action calls for participants to leave their desks and walk out &ldquo;to make clear not only to the current and future administrations, but also to themselves and each other, that their agency will not be exploited in the service of xenophobia, discrimination and racism&rdquo;, the Lobby says.</p><p>The Architecture Lobby is hoping the March 10 boycott will build solidarity amongst architects and engineers and inspire an ongoing grassroots resistance. After the day of action, the Architecture Lobby encourages participants to send their photos, reports, statements of support, successes, failures, potenti...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149994697/get-lectured-mit-spring-17 Get Lectured: MIT, Spring '17 Justine Testado 2017-03-01T15:39:00-05:00 >2017-03-08T12:21:23-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/2z/2zeyrvasdz7my696.jpg" width="650" height="975" 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 Winter and 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>Don't miss these Spring '17 City Design &amp; Development Group&nbsp;lecture events from the&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/mitarchitecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Massachusetts Institute of Technology</a>&nbsp;Departments of Architecture and Urban Studies and Planning. Listed below are upcoming events.</p><p><strong>Mar 1<br>Sandro Maripellero + Linda Pollak</strong><br>Wednesday Designing Practice Series<br>at Room 10-485,&nbsp;12:30-2 pm</p><p><strong>Mar 7<br>Camilo Jose Vergara</strong><br>Book Talk: Tracking Time &amp; Detroit is No Dry Bones<br>at City Arena, 9-255, 12:30-2 pm</p><p><strong>Mar 15<br>Margarita Jover</strong><br>Wednesday Designing Practice Series<br>at Long Lounge, 7-429, 6...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149994430/get-lectured-university-at-buffalo-spring-17 Get Lectured: University at Buffalo, Spring '17 Justine Testado 2017-02-28T20:55:00-05:00 >2017-02-28T20:55:12-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/a7/a77o96d6kihddewj.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 Winter and 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>Don't miss out on these upcoming Spring '17 lecture events at the <a href="http://archinect.com/schools/cover/12906389/university-at-buffalo" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">University at Buffalo School of Architecture and Planning</a>.</p><p><strong>Mar 1<br>Jose Bruguera</strong> / Partner, Pei Cobb Freed &amp; Partners<br>6PM</p><p><strong>Mar 8<br>Playspace</strong><br>Joy Kuebler RLA, ASLA / Joy Kuebler Landscape Architect, PC<br>Jen Maigret / University of Michigan, Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning, MAde Studio<br>Trevor Smith / Peabody Essex Museum, Curator of the Present Tense Susan G. Solomon / Curatorial Resources &amp; Research, architectural historian, a...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149994214/this-week-s-picks-for-la-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for LA architecture and design events Justine Testado 2017-02-27T19:45:00-05:00 >2017-02-27T19:59:50-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/59/59355ld3uk5kqyms.jpg" width="650" height="421" 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.</p><p><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 event recommendations. Here are this week's LA picks.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9047/duel-duet-slavoj-i-ek-and-graham-harman" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Duel + Duet: Slavoj &#381;i&#382;ek and Graham Harman |&nbsp;March 1</a>, recommended by Alexander Walter</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/xv/xvce82o0a9xcwj5g.jpg">Slavoj &#381;i&#382;ek and Graham Harmon. Image via sciarc.edu.</p><p>If your mind lusts for a weeknight philosophy throwdown, then SCI-Arc has just the right thing for you this Wednesday: Graham Harman, the school's professor of philosophy, climbs in the ring with heavyweight champion Slavoj &#381;i&#382;ek to debate the legitimacy of Object-Oriented Ontology. &mdash; Can't attend in person? The event will be live-broadcast on SCI-Arc's Facebook page.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9033/next-up-floating-worlds" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Next Up: Floating Worlds | March 4</a>, recommended by Nicholas Korody</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/nq/nq23b9iqa6zt6sg2.jpg"></p><p>The fourth iteration of Archinect's live podcasting series Next Up l...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149994159/this-week-s-picks-for-london-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for London architecture and design events Abigail Banfield 2017-02-27T15:42:00-05:00 >2017-02-27T15:42:58-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/nz/nzh1cm23z9hl7enm.jpg" width="650" height="322" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Having opened last week, Sir&nbsp;Peter Cook's exhibition should be on everyone's to-do list this week. This celebration of technology and architectural design &mdash;&nbsp;of using advances in engineering to create a better way to live &mdash;&nbsp;is continued from the plug-in cities of Archigram through a talk on the high-tech designs of Norman Foster and Richard Rodgers.</p><p>Perhaps take inspiration from Cook's 1960s drawings on display, and the ideas of High-Tech, and pick up some mid-century pieces from this weekend's&nbsp;flea markets to transform your home.</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><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9039/sir-peter-cook-s-80-at-80-exhibition" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Sir Peter Cook&rsquo;s 80 at 80 Exhibition |&nbsp;Open now until 10 March</a></strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/kn/kn1dht28ngqhtmh4.jpg"></p><p><em>Image: Eamonn McCabe</em></p><p>Having opened last week, Peter Cook's exhibition at the Bartlett is truly a recognition of the incredible work he has created over his career spanning more than six decades. Now celebrating&nbsp;his 80th year, we are presented with 80 ideas - represented through comic thought bubble...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149994142/get-lectured-kent-state-university-spring-17 Get Lectured: Kent State University, Spring '17 Justine Testado 2017-02-27T15:05:00-05:00 >2017-02-27T15:05:43-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/7v/7vbo1mmgt4nvcqpq.jpg" width="650" height="867" 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 Winter and 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>Don't miss these upcoming lecture events at the <a href="http://archinect.com/CAED" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Kent State University</a>&nbsp;College of Architecture and Environmental Design (CAED).</p><p><strong>Jan 18-Apr 26</strong><br><strong>Film Series: Southern California Modernism(s)</strong><br>Wednesdays, 8 pm at Cene Lecture Hall<br>Films by Michelangelo Antonioni, Reyner Banham, Joel and Ethan Coen, Charles and Ray Eames, Tom Ford, David Lynch, Ridley Scott, Quentin Tarantino, and Wim Wenders</p><p><strong>Feb 27</strong><br><strong>Cheryl Durst</strong> / Executive Vice Presidenn and CEO, International Interior Design Association<br>&ldquo;The Future of Desig...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149994097/this-week-s-picks-for-nyc-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for NYC architecture and design events Justine Testado 2017-02-27T13:45:00-05:00 >2017-03-05T12:55:25-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/p6/p6dabhvatepgfkm9.jpg" width="650" height="431" 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.</p><p><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. Have a look at our latest NYC event recommendations.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/8792/first-friday-dattner-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">First Friday: Dattner Architects | March 3</a>, recommended by Alexander Walter</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/ym/ymwoyq509g8qb4hg.jpg"><em>Dattner Architects in association with WXY architecture + urban design, Manhattan Districts 1/2/5 &amp; Salt Shed, New York, NY, 2015. Photography by Albert Vecerka/Esto, image via archleague.org.</em></p><p>Ever dreamed about peeking behind the curtains at award-winning firm Dattner Architects, enjoy a studio tour, learn about ongoing projects, and&mdash;finally&mdash;kick back for some Friday drinks and conversations? The next installment of The Architectural League's First Friday series makes all this happen. Make sure to RSVP through Eventbrite.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/9034/stand-by-your-monster-and-some-queer-methods" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Stand by Your Monster and Some Queer Methods | March 4</a>, re...</strong></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149993561/explore-mitigating-human-suffering-via-design-in-this-new-school-symposium Explore mitigating human suffering via design in this New School symposium Julia Ingalls 2017-02-23T13:41:00-05:00 >2017-02-23T13:41:46-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/1a/1a664mi21495f882.jpg" width="650" height="443" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>As cities densify and the global population increases, much has been made of reclaiming physical spaces: but how does one reclaim a place that is bound up in tragedy, whether that tragedy was natural or man-made? On March 3rd and 4th, <a href="http://events.newschool.edu/event/making_home_in_wounded_places_design_memory_and_the_spatial#.WK8kaELFui6" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Parsons the New School for Design will host a symposium</a> featuring&nbsp;Lina Sergie Attar, a Syrian-American architect, writer, and activist who hails from Aleppo.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/s9/s9vomp4pzvte9ova.jpg"></p><p>In addition to Attar's keynote address, the symposium, entitled &ldquo;Making Home in Wounded Places: Memory, Design, and the Spatial,"&nbsp;will explore several dozen case studies dealing with refugee shelters, the repurposing of Latin American prisons into shopping malls, and how painful memories of the past have been represented and memorialized in places including a Warsaw ghetto. Those interested in registering to attend can do so on <a href="http://events.newschool.edu/event/making_home_in_wounded_places_design_memory_and_the_spatial#.WK8rMELFui5" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">the website</a>.&nbsp;</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149993426/mithun-s-wanapum-heritage-center-nabs-2-awards-honors-native-am-tribe Mithun's Wanapum Heritage Center nabs 2 awards, honors Native Am tribe RonH 2017-02-22T20:05:00-05:00 >2017-02-23T15:31:04-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/xz/xz462a0oukeh3fx0.jpg" width="650" height="366" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Just off the Columbia River, the Wanapum Heritage Center is a home for Wanapum culture and artifacts. The building form weaves solidity and light, from a protective repository enclosure that references traditional cliffside cave storage spaces to the glazed welcome area that evokes traditional fishing lanterns. The entry path aligns with the equinox sunrise, a Wanapum 'marker'. The center houses archival items alongside recording studios for oral history, and new gathering spaces.</p></em><br /><br /><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/8p/8p0ogvmoihbutkgi.jpg"></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/kt/ktqx0pi65k0jmtu0.jpg"></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/13/13oydi3n6k1phvtq.jpg"></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/ww/wwf1wg4dg6vd58rh.jpg"></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/fv/fvh81hd63vv6f11g.jpg"></p>