Archinect - News 2016-09-26T11:41:40-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/149970281/get-lectured-rice-university-fall-16 Get Lectured: Rice University, Fall '16 Justine Testado 2016-09-23T14:06:00-04:00 >2016-09-23T14:06:41-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/5r/5rqcsbm180g9q2ys.jpg" width="514" height="745" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Gearing up for another eventful school year this fall?&nbsp;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.&nbsp;<em>Get Lectured</em>&nbsp;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>Have a look at some of the upcoming lectures in&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/rice" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Rice School of Architecture</a>'s current lecture series, &ldquo;Time&rdquo;.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/nx/nxen2bv4trtsb7nh.jpg"></p><p><strong>Sept 28</strong><br>Yasmin Vobis &amp; Aaron Forrest / Principals at Ultramoderne, Providence<br>7pm at MATCH (6pm Reception)</p><p><strong>Oct 5</strong><br>Benton Johnson / Associate at SOM, Chicago<br>7pm at MATCH (6pm Reception)</p><p><strong>Oct 17</strong><br>Neil Denari / Founding Principal at NMDA; Professor and Interim Chair, UCLA Monday, 5:30pm at Anderson Hall<br>&ldquo;Tomorrow Never Knows&rdquo;</p><p><strong>Oct 26</strong><br>Andrew Waugh / Co-founder and Director at Waugh Thisleton, London<br>7pm at MATCH (6pm Reception)</p><p><strong>Oct 31</strong><br>Andrew Leach /...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149970029/the-olympics-are-a-dream-that-turn-into-a-nightmare-rome-s-mayor-pulls-2024-olympic-bid “The Olympics are a dream that turn into a nightmare." – Rome's mayor pulls 2024 Olympic bid Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2016-09-22T12:45:00-04:00 >2016-09-22T12:45:28-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/yi/yipdi9xeowjirxuz.jpg" width="514" height="350" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Virginia Raggi, who was elected in June and has faced a tumultuous start to her tenure, said in a highly anticipated press conference that it would be irresponsible to move forward with the bid, given the debts that it would accrue and the burdens it would place on Roman taxpayers. [...] The 38-year-old lawyer said the city was still paying debts it had accrued for the Games in 1960, and would not stand for more &ldquo;cathedrals in the desert&rdquo; &ndash; abandoned stadiums &ndash; that the city could ill afford.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Take the Olympics, please!</p><ul><li><a title="Wilkinson Eyre, designers of Rio's biggest Olympic stadium, reflect on the Games' architectural legacy" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149968313/wilkinson-eyre-designers-of-rio-s-biggest-olympic-stadium-reflect-on-the-games-architectural-legacy" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Wilkinson Eyre, designers of Rio's biggest Olympic stadium, reflect on the Games' architectural legacy</a></li><li><a title="How are London's Olympic grounds being used 4 years later?" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149961406/how-are-london-s-olympic-grounds-being-used-4-years-later" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">How are London's Olympic grounds being used 4 years later?</a></li><li><a title="Boston backs out of 2024 Olympics bid" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/132949093/boston-backs-out-of-2024-olympics-bid" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Boston backs out of 2024 Olympics bid</a></li><li><a title="Japanese slam highly unpopular Tokyo Olympic Stadium design with hilarious memes" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/131889896/japanese-slam-highly-unpopular-tokyo-olympic-stadium-design-with-hilarious-memes" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Japanese slam highly unpopular Tokyo Olympic Stadium design with hilarious memes</a></li><li><a title="On decentralizing the Olympics" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149959104/on-decentralizing-the-olympics" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">On decentralizing the Olympics</a></li></ul> http://archinect.com/news/article/149969926/david-adjaye-on-designing-a-museum-that-speaks-a-different-language David Adjaye on Designing a Museum That Speaks a Different Language b3tadine[sutures] 2016-09-22T00:11:00-04:00 >2016-09-26T09:44:03-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/yn/ynoanx0ygsy8wf1u.jpg" width="514" height="355" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>I was completely moved by the corona motif. It seemed like a way to start to tell a story that moves from one continent, where people were taken, along with their cultures, and used as labor, then contributed towards making another country and new cultures. That history then continues in the decorative patterning of those panels.</p></em><br /><br /><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/su/suo8imo4pwpoycug.jpg"><br><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/g9/g9usn5x2zp1xonr3.jpg"></p><p>Adjaye.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149969780/get-lectured-harvard-gsd-fall-16 Get Lectured: Harvard GSD, Fall '16 Justine Testado 2016-09-21T14:42:00-04:00 >2016-09-21T16:28:43-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/7o/7oryhsvgezt68ly2.jpg" width="514" height="771" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Gearing up for another eventful school year this fall?&nbsp;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.&nbsp;<em>Get Lectured</em>&nbsp;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>The <a href="http://archinect.com/harvard" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Harvard Graduate School of Design</a> has a jam-packed series of events for this fall, including a stellar lineup of lecturers, a panel discussion celebrating Zaha Hadid, the &ldquo;Realities and Realms&rdquo; conference on&nbsp;computation and robotics in landscape architecture,&nbsp;exhibitions, afternoon talks, and more. Here's a selection of upcoming events:</p><p><strong>LECTURES</strong></p><p><strong>Oct 4</strong><br>Rem Koolhaas</p><p><strong>Oct 6</strong><br>Peter Latz / Latz + Partner</p><p><strong>Oct 13</strong><br>Tatiana Bilbao / Tatiana Bilbao Studio</p><p><strong>Oct 18</strong><br>Richard Rogers / Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners</p><p><strong>Oct 20</strong><br>Charles Jencks</p><p><strong>Nov 2</strong><br>Stephen Ross / Relat...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149969744/johnston-marklee-announced-as-the-artistic-director-of-the-2017-chicago-architecture-biennial Johnston Marklee announced as the artistic director of the 2017 Chicago Architecture Biennial Nicholas Korody 2016-09-21T12:46:00-04:00 >2016-09-24T05:05:34-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/gp/gp91q79htsi3bdo3.jpg" width="514" height="514" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>The <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/465082/chicago-architecture-biennial" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Chicago Architecture Biennial</a> and Mayor Rahm Emmanel announced the curators of the second iteration of the Biennial: the Los Angeles-based firm <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/4256960johnston-marklee" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Johnston Marklee</a>. The studio, which comprises Sharon Johnston and Mark Lee, will be assisted by Todd Palmer of the National Public Housing Museum, who has been named Executive Director.&nbsp;</p><p>The second edition of the Biennial will take place from September 16-December 31, 2017. The two major supporters of the last Biennial will continue their patronage of the event. SC Johnson will provide $2.5 million, while BP will give $1 million. Like last year, the Biennial will be centered in the Chicago Cultural Center in downtown Chicago.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/xx/xxmx2iujioi9pnkp.jpg"></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/vg/vgin588p6rsurkke.jpg"><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/9q/9qkblg2olju4wpsg.jpg"></p><p>"The Chicago Architecture Biennial's return in 2017 confirms Chicago as an architectural hub," states Mayor Emanuel in the press release. "Last year's edition was a resounding success, and I'm pleased to see the great planning and support for the second Biennial, which will be even better. Not only is the Biennial's r...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149969479/get-lectured-nyit-fall-16 Get Lectured: NYIT, Fall '16 Justine Testado 2016-09-20T14:06:00-04:00 >2016-09-25T14:53:43-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ei/ei7vp9k23bdl9cne.jpg" width="514" height="776" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/688597/2016-lectures" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Archinect's Architecture School Lecture Guide for Fall 2016</strong></a></p><p>Gearing up for another eventful school year this fall?&nbsp;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.&nbsp;<em>Get Lectured</em>&nbsp;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 are the details of the upcoming Fall '16 lecture event series at the <a href="http://archinect.com/schools/cover/3277909/new-york-institute-of-technology-nyit" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">New York Institute of Technology School of Architecture and Design</a>.</p><p><strong>Sept 27</strong><br>Annalisa Capurro, interior designer<br><em>&ldquo;Power, Passion, and Politics: The Story of The Sydney Opera House&rdquo;</em><br>6:30 p.m. at 11th floor auditorium,&nbsp;16 West 61st St, Manhattan campus</p><p><strong>Sept 29</strong><br>Annalisa Capurro, interior designer<br><em>&ldquo;Australian Modern Icons: Mid-Century Houses&rdquo;</em><br>6:30 p.m. at NYIT de Seversky Mansion, Old Westbury campus</p><p><strong>Oct 4</strong><br>Jan Greben / p...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149969376/win-2-tickets-to-beaux-arts-ball-2016-tabula-rasa Win 2 tickets to Beaux Arts Ball 2016: Tabula Rasa! Justine Testado 2016-09-20T09:00:00-04:00 >2016-09-23T13:27:36-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/l8/l8yclc01gi4t9xcu.jpg" width="514" height="411" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>The <a href="http://archleague.org" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architectural League of New York</a> is getting ready to kick off another eventful <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149967441/beaux-arts-ball-2016-tabula-rasa" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Beaux Arts Ball 2016: Tabula Rasa</a>, taking place on September 30 at the new nARCHITECTS-designed A/D/O space in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. Co-chaired by Calvin Tsao and Zack McKown,&nbsp;this year's Tabula Rasa theme is all about celebrating creativity in progress, the act of fresh-thinking, and New York's ceaseless reinvention.</p><p>Attendees will get to mingle with fellow designers and friends, see site-specific installations from Ultramoderne and Wild Dogs International, and enjoy a menu of light fare by Fredrik Berselius of Aska.</p><p><strong>Thanks to The Architectural League, Archinect is giving away two pairs of tickets to two of our readers!</strong>&nbsp;</p><p>For a chance to win, respond to the following question in the comment section below by <strong>Friday, September 23, 12 p.m. Eastern Time</strong>: &nbsp;Name your favorite instance of fresh-thinking and innovation in architecture this year (a project, research, an award recipient, etc.).</p><p>Only your first comm...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149969359/this-week-s-picks-for-la-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for LA architecture and design events Justine Testado 2016-09-19T17:42:00-04:00 >2016-09-22T23:00:52-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/5d/5dgp9pzys2jpz9ue.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>The summer holidays are over and it's back to the grind with a new season full of&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/events" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">architecture and design events</a>!&nbsp;Wondering where other design-inclined folks are gathering in the Greater L.A. area? Archinect and&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>&nbsp;compiled a snappy list of noteworthy events around town that are not to be missed.</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 L.A. picks.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/8280/vrla-school-super-architects-presents-architecting-experiences-for-vr-ar" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">VRLA School: S//A Presents &ndash; Architecting Experiences for VR + AR |&nbsp;September 24</a>, recommended by Amelia Taylor-Hochberg</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/3z/3zu9u18swv5am2a5.jpg"></p><p>VR/AR stands to change the architecture profession forever &ndash; and no doubt draw architects away from a traditional practice, into focusing entirely on virtual spaces. This panel will pick the brains of a variety of professionals to frame how architects and designers can ultimately benefit from adopting VR/AR tools.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/7361/fast-forward-the-architecture-of-william-f-cody" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Fast Forward: The Architecture of William F. Cody | Open now until September 25</a>, recommended by Justine Testado</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/ez/eztqv2rkbj4oj18k.jpg"></p><p>It's&nbsp;the final week for the William F....</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149969313/this-week-s-picks-for-nyc-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for NYC architecture and design events Justine Testado 2016-09-19T14:22:00-04:00 >2016-09-22T22:58:23-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/kz/kz4zgs55uivp5vnn.jpg" width="514" height="294" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Fall is creeping up fast, but that means a new season full of architecture and design&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/events" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">events</a>!&nbsp;For anyone who is curious about what local happenings&nbsp;to fit into your weekly schedules,&nbsp;Archinect and&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>&nbsp;have compiled a snappy list of events around town 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 selection of NYC events.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/8225/picturing-the-bronx-on-film" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Picturing the Bronx on Film | September 20,</a>&nbsp;recommended by Justine Testado</strong></p><p>Inspired by the legacy of Bronx-born photographer and educator Mel Rosenthal, photojournalist and&nbsp;Bronx Documentary Center founder&nbsp;Michael Kamber will lead this can't-be-missed panel&nbsp;discussion on how The Bronx&nbsp;has been photographed from the mid-20th century to the present. Gain insight&nbsp;from&nbsp;Ricky Flores,&nbsp;Robert A. Gumbs,&nbsp;Sina Nitzsche, and&nbsp;Elle Perez, who all have decades of experience working and living in the borough.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/7912/the-present-is-the-form-of-all-life-the-time-capsules-of-ant-farm-and-lst" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The Present is the Form of All Life: The Time Capsules of Ant Farm and LST | &nbsp;September 21</a>, recommended by Amelia Taylor-H...</strong></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149969280/this-week-s-picks-for-london-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for London architecture and design events Abigail Banfield 2016-09-19T12:23:00-04:00 >2016-09-22T23:03:04-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/em/emywwwsujqlo6slw.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>This week&rsquo;s picks come with an energy and collaborative passion which is so&nbsp;characteristic of this time of &nbsp;year. With the London&nbsp;Design Festival raging on and the anticipation&nbsp;of a new season hanging thick in the air, it seems as though London has started afresh, seemingly recovering from the events of this summer. Walking around the city, and at events,&nbsp;it is hard to not feel that same energy buzzing all around.</p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/747353/weekly-events-ldn" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Check back regularly</a>&nbsp;to keep up to date with <a href="http://bustler.net/events_location/694828/london-gb" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">London</a><a href="http://bustler.net/events_location/694828/london-gb" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">'s latest happenings</a> and our weekly recommendations!</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/8277/turner-prize-2016" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Turner Prize 2016 | 27 September - 2 January 2017</a></strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/ew/ewum7jniwxf8libb.jpg"></p><p><em>Assemble's Sugar House Studios, Turner Prize Winners, 2015. Image: Assemble</em></p><p>The Turner Prize, founded in 1984, is a celebration of artists under 50 years old who have created &ldquo;an outstanding exhibition or other presentation of their work in the twelve months preceding&rdquo;. &nbsp;Past winners have included Grayson Perry, Antony Gormley, Damien Hirst, Richard Long, and <a href="http://uk.archinect.com/features/article/147196490/talking-with-assemble-before-they-won-the-turner" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Assemble</a>.&nbsp;</p><p>This year&rsquo;s panel comprises of esteemed directors and cur...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149968931/get-lectured-syracuse-architecture-in-florence-fall-16 Get Lectured: Syracuse Architecture in Florence, Fall '16 Justine Testado 2016-09-16T14:58:00-04:00 >2016-09-19T18:07:40-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/1i/1iiiz3ej4gqub32m.jpg" width="514" height="728" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/688597/2016-lectures" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Archinect's Architecture School Lecture Guide for Fall 2016</strong></a></p><p>Gearing up for another eventful school year this fall?&nbsp;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.&nbsp;<em>Get Lectured</em>&nbsp;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>In addition to&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/syracuse" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Syracuse Architecture</a>'s ongoing&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149968039/get-lectured-syracuse-university-fall-16" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">lecture series</a>, their study-abroad studio in Florence will soon feature their own lineup of speakers starting next month. Here they are:</p><p><strong>Oct 6</strong><br><strong>Point Supreme</strong> co-founders Konstantinos Pantazis and Marianna Rentzou from Athens</p><p><strong>Oct 7<br>Curtis Roth</strong>,&nbsp;a Fellow of the Akademie Schloss Solitude in Stuttgart; Assistant Professor at the Knowlton School of Architecture at OSU</p><p><strong>Oct 11<br>Bryony Roberts</strong>,&nbsp;Visiting Professor at the Oslo School of Architecture ...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149968582/waf2016-your-annual-dose-of-the-very-latest-in-architectural-thought-practice-ideas-and-activism WAF2016: your annual dose of the very latest in architectural thought, practice, ideas and activism Sponsor 2016-09-16T13:06:00-04:00 >2016-09-19T00:16:47-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/hd/hda6ftdzatv2ixtm.jpg" width="514" height="357" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><strong>This post is brought to you by <a href="https://www.worldarchitecturefestival.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">WAF</a>.</strong></em><br>&nbsp;<ul><li>2,500 architects, designers and allied professionals</li><li>346 sqm of project galleries</li><li>411 shortlisted projects presented in live crits</li><li>100 international judges giving live critique on shortlisted schemes</li><li>58 countries represented</li><li>50 inspirational lectures and seminars</li><li>11 exclusively curated architecture and design tours</li></ul><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/4f/4fwid8bkshadzzra.jpg"></p><p>The World Architecture Festival is unique, the only independent, global festival that combines awards, conferences and networking, providing architectural knowledge and inspiration. Under one roof, over three days you will be immersed in extraordinary architecture from around the world. Be inspired, gain knowledge and make contacts with your global peers, high-end manufacturers and the press. WAF is where the world architecture community meets to celebrate, learn, exchange and be inspired.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/tl/tlhr6njgdtdlk3f2.jpg"></p><p>This year&rsquo;s theme is prompted by a variety of influences, not least the situation of displaced communities (war refugees, natural and man-made disasters); th...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149968523/get-lectured-school-of-the-art-institute-of-chicago-fall-16 Get Lectured: School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Fall '16 Justine Testado 2016-09-15T12:45:00-04:00 >2016-09-19T16:47:40-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/hz/hzk7fqs6dnsvu2tb.jpg" width="514" height="771" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/688597/2016-lectures" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Archinect's Architecture School Lecture Guide for Fall 2016</strong></a></p><p>Gearing up for another eventful school year this fall?&nbsp;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.&nbsp;<em>Get Lectured</em>&nbsp;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>The Fall '16 lineup for the <a href="http://archinect.com/schools/cover/6087533/school-of-the-art-institute-of-chicago" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">SAIC Department of&nbsp;Architecture, Interior Architecture and Designed Objects</a> lecture series includes Mitch McEwen of A(n) Office and McEwen Studio, 2015 Turner Prize-winning practice Assemble, designer Thomas Thwaites,&nbsp;and more. See more of their upcoming events below.</p><p><strong>Sept 15</strong><br>SAIC at Homan Square Open House<br>4:30-8:30 p.m. at Nichols Tower, 906 S Homan Ave</p><p><strong>Sept 25</strong><br>Curating in Place<br>Aric Chen, Dan Handel, Zo&euml; Ryan, and James Zemaitis<br>Moderated by Jonathan Solo...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149968542/12-aia-cae-awardees-riba-client-of-the-year-nominees-and-more-in-this-week-s-competition-recap 12 AIA CAE awardees, RIBA Client of the Year nominees, and more in this week's competition recap Justine Testado 2016-09-14T14:30:00-04:00 >2016-09-18T22:36:52-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/xl/xlz2ei80p2vk8uec.jpg" width="514" height="500" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Every week, we highlight some of the most recent news in competition-winning projects, commissions, awards, shortlists, and events on&nbsp;<a href="http://www.bustler.net/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>&nbsp;from the previous week that are worth checking out.</p><p>Here's midweek recap #124 for the week of September 6-9, 2016.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/news/5120/riba-announces-2016-client-of-the-year-shortlist" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">RIBA announces 2016 Client of the Year shortlist</a></strong></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/w4/w4sireta7xmgccto.jpg"></p><p>Four clients for four projects were revealed as the nominees for the yearly RIBA award. The award recognizes&nbsp;the positive impact that clients can create&nbsp;for their local communities.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/news/5135/rogers-partners-marlon-blackwell-gensler-among-2016-aia-cae-awardees" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Rogers Partners, Marlon Blackwell, Gensler among 2016 AIA CAE Awardees</a></strong></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/aq/aqkg8dj9d90sxc5u.jpg"></p><p>Just in time for back-to-school season, the AIA&nbsp;Committee on Architecture for Education celebrated another winning set of schools across the U.S. (and one in Canada) that were deemed as exemplary models for educational spaces.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/news/5126/the-met-celebrates-manus-x-machina-another-blockbuster-exhibition" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The Met celebrates &ldquo;Manus x Machina&rdquo;, another blockbuster exhibition</a></strong></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/jo/jo8vcv34elaue9wz.jpg"></p><p>From the star-studded gala to its closing day, The Met's Manus x Machina exhibition was a glamorous affair. Designed by OMA partner Shohei Shigematsu...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149967753/be-a-part-of-the-here-now-less-than-one-month-to-book-your-ticket-for-2016-core77-conference Be a Part of the Here/Now - Less Than One Month to Book Your Ticket for 2016 Core77 Conference Sponsor 2016-09-14T09:00:00-04:00 >2016-09-18T23:48:47-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/yl/ylf46rvpsb59cbue.jpg" width="514" height="190" border="0" title="" alt="" /><a href="http://www.core77.com/conference" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/uploads/l1/l1tl4zninnh01wc9.png"></a><em><strong>This post is brought to you by <a href="http://www.core77.com/conference" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Core77 Conference</a>.</strong></em><br>&nbsp;<p>Tickets are still available for the 2016 Core77 Conference,September 29&ndash;30 in Downtown Los Angeles,&nbsp;but time is&nbsp;running out to reserve your seat.</p><p>Celebrate the end of summer in style with two days of inspiring conversations, exclusive tours, catered meals, and fabulous&nbsp;parties.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/a7/a7wi91wsgmp9tq78.jpg"></p><p>Still not decided? We've published&nbsp;<a href="http://www.core77.com/posts/55696/Cultivating-Community-Offline-A-Short-History-of-the-Core77-Conference" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">A Short History of the Core77 Conference</a>&nbsp;that explains our intent and showcases the spirit of&nbsp;what the Core77 Conference is all about.</p><p>We can't wait to see you there!</p><p><a href="https://www.eventbrite.com/e/core77-conference-2016-designing-herenow-tickets-26272079497" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Book Your Ticket Now</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149968288/get-lectured-ohio-state-university-fall-16 Get Lectured: Ohio State University, Fall '16 Justine Testado 2016-09-13T12:58:00-04:00 >2016-09-13T12:58:08-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ae/aehokc0msa2ejpdd.jpg" width="514" height="745" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/688597/2016-lectures" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Archinect's Architecture School Lecture Guide for Fall 2016</strong></a></p><p>Gearing up for another eventful school year this fall?&nbsp;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.&nbsp;<em>Get Lectured</em>&nbsp;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>This fall, the <a href="http://archinect.com/KSAatOSU" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Knowlton School of Architecture</a> at the Ohio State University will feature lectures from leading practitioners like DLANDstudio's Susannah Drake, Peter Eisenman, Ryue Nishizawa,&nbsp;Paul Lewis of LTL Architects, and don't miss a conversation between Robert A.M. Stern and Paul Goldberger.</p><p>Below are upcoming lectures.</p><p><strong>Sept 14</strong><br>Margaret Dewar / University of Michigan<br>5:30pm at Gui Auditorium / Knowlton Hall</p><p><strong>Sept 21</strong><br>Susannah Drake / DLANDstudio<br>5:30pm at Gui Auditorium / Knowlton ...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149967050/designjunction-brings-immersive-design-experiences-and-its-first-open-air-party-to-king-s-cross designjunction brings immersive design experiences and its first open-air party to King's Cross Sponsor 2016-09-13T03:00:00-04:00 >2016-09-12T20:49:19-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/37/37b41gwpcaefs3ei.jpg" width="514" height="281" border="0" title="" alt="" /><a href="http://thedesignjunction.co.uk/london/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/uploads/fx/fxixoae09afuuwuf.png"></a><em><strong>This post is brought to you by <a href="http://thedesignjunction.co.uk/london/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">designjunction</a>.</strong></em><br>&nbsp;<p><a href="http://thedesignjunction.co.uk/london/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>designjunction</strong></a> (22 &ndash; 25 September) is set to transform its new home in King&rsquo;s Cross into one destination full of immersive design concepts and stimulating experiences.</p><p>On Wednesday 21 September designjunction will host its first open-air party on Granary Square alongside headline partner Dezeen, and sponsored by EIZO. Expect street food from Real Food Festival, pop-up bars and live DJ sets from Alexis Taylor of Hot Chip and Adventures in Paradise.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/54/54qvy8fu694fk1s5.jpg"></p><p>Throughout the show, the centrally located Granary Square will be home to eight giant Monopoly-style houses, filled with conceptual installations, creative projects and live activities.</p><p>Presenting its SmartHouzz concept, Houzz will demonstrate how to maximise urban living space through smart design, smart use of space and smart technology. Leading high-end kitchen and bathroom manufacturer, Dornbracht, will create an immersive installation &ndash; the Dornbracht Water Experience.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/do/doq28ospidh1e74p.jpg"></p><p>Specialising in visuall...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149967763/this-week-s-picks-for-la-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for LA architecture and design events Justine Testado 2016-09-12T15:01:00-04:00 >2016-09-15T23:55:07-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/u1/u18b4tyomvk6nwl1.jpg" width="514" height="208" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Although the warmer temperatures are expected to linger in Los Angeles for awhile, fall is just around the corner. That means another season full of&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/events" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">architecture and design events</a>!&nbsp;Wondering where other design-inclined folks are gathering in the Greater L.A. area? Archinect and&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>&nbsp;compiled a snappy list of noteworthy events around town that are not to be missed.</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 L.A. picks.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/8018/sciarc-architecture-in-the-age-of-digital-media" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">#SCIArc: Architecture in the Age of Digital Media | September 14</a></strong><strong>, recommended by Justine Testado</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/ce/ceqld9clsa8luwwe.jpg"></p><p>How is&nbsp;digital media currently&nbsp;affecting architecture and design? What roles will online publications and social media play&nbsp;in&nbsp;the elusive future of design?&nbsp;These are some of the focal points of this&nbsp;SCI-Arc symposium. Moderated by Bruno Juricic, hear from the notable five-person panel &mdash; which happens to include Archinect Sessions co-producer Amelia Taylor-Hochberg!</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/8170/design-for-the-ages-up-close-with-frances-anderton-and-roman-alonso" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Design for the Ages: Up Close With Frances Anderton ...</a></strong></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149968039/get-lectured-syracuse-university-fall-16 Get Lectured: Syracuse University, Fall '16 Justine Testado 2016-09-12T14:24:00-04:00 >2016-09-15T23:54:50-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/e1/e149qqx8qj4q6788.jpg" width="514" height="349" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/688597/2016-lectures" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Archinect's Architecture School Lecture Guide for Fall 2016</strong></a></p><p>Gearing up for another eventful school year this fall?&nbsp;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.&nbsp;<em>Get Lectured</em>&nbsp;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>The <a href="http://archinect.com/syracuse" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Syracuse University School of Architecture</a> kicks off their Fall '16 lecture series next week. Check out their international list of speakers below.</p><p><strong>Sept 20</strong><br>Georgina Huljich / P-A-T-T-E-R-N-S, UCLA A.UD</p><p><strong>Sept 22</strong><br>Michael Peng / Gensler</p><p><strong>Sept 27</strong><br>Annabelle Selldorf /&nbsp;Selldorf Architects</p><p><strong>Sept 29</strong><br>Roger Sherman / Gensler, UCLA A.UD</p><p><strong>Oct 4</strong><br>Na Wei / WEI Architects/Elevation Workshop, China Central Academy of Fine Arts</p><p><strong>Oct 18</strong><br>Panos Dragonas / Dragonas Christopoulou Architects, Department of Architec...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149968025/this-week-s-picks-for-london-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for London architecture and design events Abigail Banfield 2016-09-12T13:15:00-04:00 >2016-09-15T23:50:07-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ir/ir83g8nbwe7ivr8a.jpg" width="514" height="335" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>London Design Festival hits the city&nbsp;this week, bringing together all of the design events under one name. This year, the overarching theme is&nbsp;<em>London Is Open</em>; international designers shown throughout the festival emphasise that this city is one greatly influenced by diversity. With the Design Biennale events, exhibitions, and the Open House Weekend all falling within the next fortnight, our main task is&nbsp;to work out when we will be able to grab some sleep...</p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/747353/weekly-events-ldn" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Check back regularly</a>&nbsp;to keep up to date with <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><a href="http://bustler.net/events/8221/london-design-festival" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>London Design Festival | 17-25 September</strong></a></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/py/pyeffha3bk3afg3c.jpg"></p><p><em>Image: Alison Brooks Architects</em></p><p>London Design Festival celebrates London's best designers&nbsp;as well as bringing together the biggest events in the arts and design field, including London Design Biennale (Somerset House), 100% Design (Olympia) and London Design Fair (Old Truman Brewery).&nbsp;</p><p>Since 2007, the London Design Festival has commissioned the world&rsquo;s biggest designers and artists to create ...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149967760/this-week-s-picks-for-nyc-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for NYC architecture and design events Justine Testado 2016-09-12T09:00:00-04:00 >2016-09-15T23:48:40-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/03/036g5a8p5w0dd0v1.jpg" width="514" height="344" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Fall is creeping up fast, but that means a new season full of architecture and design&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/events" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">events</a>!&nbsp;For anyone who is curious about what local happenings&nbsp;to fit into your weekly schedules,&nbsp;Archinect and&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>&nbsp;have compiled a snappy list of events around town 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 selection of NYC events.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/7836/convenient-new-york-s-love-affair-with-plastics" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">CONVENIENT | New York's Love Affair With Plastics | September 15</a>, recommended by Justine Testado</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/ju/juu71rqgc9v2t5xd.jpg"><em>Image via MCNY.</em></p><p>Hearing about the negative impact that plastic has on both the built and natural environment is nothing new. And yet, people&nbsp;still use &mdash;&nbsp;and dispose &mdash;&nbsp;so much of the stuff every day.&nbsp;As the final installment of the MCNY's &ldquo;Fast, Cool, and Convenient&rdquo; series,&nbsp;journalist&nbsp;Susan Freinkel&nbsp;will talk about&nbsp;how the rise of plastic helped shape a culture of convenience and our seemingly unbreakable&nbsp;dependency on disposables.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/7951/take-me-i-m-yours" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Take Me (I&rsquo;m Yours) |&nbsp;Opening on September 16</a>, recommended by Amelia Taylor-Hochberg</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/c1/c1nojjnu9nwbm355.jpg"><em>Felix ...</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149967132/archinect-s-top-picks-for-the-london-design-festival Archinect's top picks for the London Design Festival Jessica Bonehill 2016-09-10T01:07:00-04:00 >2016-09-12T10:38:47-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/94/945y178p54cc2qsd.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>London Design Festival is always a highlight of the city's cultural landscape, and this year is no exception, with a number of new events added as well as many returning exhibitions.</p><p>Here are Archinect's top picks for <a href="http://www.londondesignbiennale.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">London Design Festival 2016</a>:&nbsp;</p><p><strong>London Design Biennale at Somerset House: </strong>&nbsp;</p><p>7-27 September. Open daily from 11AM. Somerset House, Strand, WC2R 1LA &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; Tickets on sale via <a href="http://www.ticketmaster.co.uk/venue/254655." rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Ticketmaster</a></p><p>The heavily anticipated London Design Biennale is launching this year for its inaugural exhibition. During its three-week takeover, the Biennale will showcase installations, artworks, prototypes, and designs from over 37 different countries and territories, all exploring the Biennale's 2016 theme: "Utopia by Design".&nbsp;</p><p>Highlights from the Biennale include:</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/94/945y178p54cc2qsd.jpg"></p><p>Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby's 14-metre, kinetic sculpture that highlights wind energy usage in the UK.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/ru/rumn2rrmkm7upnp6.jpg"></p><p>Lebanon's Annabel Karim Kassar's Beirut street scene. The work explores social interactions and use of space, through a s...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149967683/get-lectured-university-of-miami-2016-17 Get Lectured: University of Miami, 2016-17 Justine Testado 2016-09-09T14:52:00-04:00 >2016-09-09T14:52:37-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/uu/uuit2tjmp8zp9m8p.jpg" width="514" height="743" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/688597/2016-lectures" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Archinect's Architecture School Lecture Guide for Fall 2016</strong></a></p><p>Gearing up for another eventful school year this fall?&nbsp;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.&nbsp;<em>Get Lectured</em>&nbsp;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>The <a href="http://archinect.com/schools/cover/5208403/university-of-miami" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">University of Miami School of Architecture</a>'s (UMSoA) Tecnoglass lecture program is back for the 2016-17 academic year. Located in coastal Coral Gables, UMSoA continues to discuss the topic of water and the growing environmental and social problems it poses, such as sea-level rise,&nbsp;drought, and access to clean water.&nbsp;Listed below are upcoming events:</p><p><strong>Sept 14</strong><br>David Waggonner</p><p><strong>Oct 26</strong><br>Alberto Kalach&nbsp;</p><p><strong>Nov 9</strong><br>Juan Domingo Santos</p><p><strong>Feb 13</strong><br>Guy Nordenson</p><p><strong>Feb 20</strong><br>Marion Weiss</p><p><strong>March 22</strong><br>Kunl&eacute; Adeyemi</p><p><strong>Apr...</strong></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149967658/boller-a-industrial-factory-baked-goods-expose-and-disrupt-the-banal-rituals-of-airport-travel Bollería Industrial / Factory-Baked Goods expose and disrupt the banal rituals of airport travel Nicholas Korody 2016-09-09T13:08:00-04:00 >2016-09-10T05:28:46-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/5u/5un2btmmwdbmttvx.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Airports can be hell, as any traveler knows. From endless check-in lines to depersonalized security checkpoints to the dull monotony of waiting rooms and transit halls, the experience of traveling has become something of a 21st century ritual. You&rsquo;ll (probably) get to your destination, but first you have to go through the (securitized and regulated) motions.</p><p>&ldquo;By means of boredom, oddly familiar scenarios, and the climate-controlled atmospheres of in-transit buffers, the spaces and technologies of the airport relax our sensory spatial apprehension to camouflage the control parameters to which passengers are submitted,&rdquo; write the Madrid-based design studio <a href="http://www.bolleriaindustrial.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Boller&iacute;a Industrial / Factory-Baked Goods</a> in the text accompanying their installation <em>Managing Distance</em>, one of five commissioned &ldquo;intervention strategies&rdquo; of the <em>In Residence</em> component of the <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/149958919/home-away-from-home-an-interview-with-the-curators-of-the-oslo-architecture-triennale" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">2016 Oslo Architecture Triennale</a>.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/th/thdyf6vry01ld1f1.jpg"></p><p>Comprising five different physical devices placed around the sleek Oslo Airport in Gardermoen, their interven...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149967304/preview-100-design-this-year-s-highlights-include-asif-khan-and-ron-arad Preview 100% Design: This year’s highlights include Asif Khan and Ron Arad Sponsor 2016-09-09T03:00:00-04:00 >2016-09-14T00:50:29-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/9c/9cal58wzpvyws0xi.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><a href="http://www.mediatenextras2.co.uk/click.php?site=100percent&amp;id=208" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/uploads/zh/zhhrvx8i3a4uyqav.png"></a><em><strong>This post is brought to you by <a href="http://www.mediatenextras2.co.uk/click.php?site=100percent&amp;id=208" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">100% Design</a>.</strong></em><br>&nbsp;<p>100% Design, the UK&rsquo;s largest trade fair for architects and designers, returns once more to London Olympia. The show, with over 26,000 international visitors spending exceeding &pound;3.4 <em>billion</em> has a deserved reputation as the commercial heart of London Design Festival.</p><p>Over the past few years under show director William Knight, also responsible for Clerkenwell Design Week, the show has maintained a consistent focus on quality, driving 100% Design&rsquo;s&nbsp;wider role of delivering international trade for London and the UK&rsquo;s design sector. Along with a much appreciated move to the spectacular London Olympia, this has seen its unrivalled talks programme increase its reputation as the place to hear industry leaders and current trends as well as take part in the best professional development seminars.</p><p>This year is no exception, with an impressive talks line-up, which has been curated by the Design Museum as part of its &lsquo;on loan&rsquo; campaign. The programme com...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149967441/beaux-arts-ball-2016-tabula-rasa Beaux Arts Ball 2016: Tabula Rasa Sponsor 2016-09-08T13:43:00-04:00 >2016-09-14T00:48:23-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/6s/6sljaiy9nsyq4tu4.jpg" width="514" height="514" border="0" title="" alt="" /><a href="http://www.archleague.org/BAB16" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/uploads/qm/qmvag8fpwywz1n20.png"></a><em><strong>This post is brought to you by <a href="http://www.archleague.org/BAB16" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The Architectural League</a>.</strong></em><br>&nbsp;<p>Join friends and colleagues for&nbsp;<strong>Tabula Rasa</strong>, the 2016 Architectural League Beaux Arts Ball taking place at&nbsp;<strong>A/D/O</strong>,&nbsp;a new design space in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. This year&rsquo;s theme celebrates the creative act of fresh thinking and innovation and New York&rsquo;s own ceaseless reinvention.&nbsp;The Ball will offer a rare inside look at the raw and in-progress 23,000 square-foot A/D/O space designed by Brooklyn-based <strong>nARCHITECTS</strong>. Responding to this year's theme,&nbsp;<strong>Ultramoderne</strong>&nbsp;will design a site-specific installation and <strong>Wild Dogs International</strong>&nbsp;will develop projection-mapped installations to be displayed throughout the space.&nbsp;<strong>Fredrik Berselius</strong>&nbsp;of&nbsp;<strong>Aska&nbsp;</strong>will create a menu of light fare.</p><p>Since the League&rsquo;s revival of the event in 1990, the Beaux Arts Ball has become the premier annual party of the architecture and design community in New York with over 1,000 architects, designers, artists, and their friends attending. Located each year at a different...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149967311/get-lectured-penndesign-fall-16 Get Lectured: PennDesign, Fall '16 Justine Testado 2016-09-08T13:20:00-04:00 >2016-09-14T00:47:09-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ch/ch60tfpcfow6hpcn.jpg" width="514" height="771" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/688597/2016-lectures" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Archinect's Architecture School Lecture Guide for Fall 2016</strong></a></p><p>Gearing up for another eventful school year this fall?&nbsp;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.&nbsp;<em>Get Lectured</em>&nbsp;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>In <a href="http://archinect.com/schools/cover/400/university-of-pennsylvania" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">PennDesign</a>'s Fall '16 series, look out for lectures from&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/22821/mass-studies" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">MASS Studies</a>' Minsuk Cho, landscape architect <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/78838165/nelson-byrd-woltz-landscape-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Thomas Woltz</a>, philosopher <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/149934079/timothy-morton-on-haunted-architecture-dark-ecology-and-other-objects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Timothy Morton</a>, the &ldquo;Under Pressure: Urban Housing&rdquo; symposium, and more.&nbsp;(Unfortunately, Wolf Prix cancelled his lecture for yesterday.)</p><p>Check out the full event series below.</p><p><img alt="" src="https://gallery.mailchimp.com/4d29cc62d167dea835ce55013/images/ce2d2221-b2d2-44ad-bb6b-8085738e6607.gif"></p><p><strong>Sept 12</strong><br>Minsuk Cho / Principal, Mass Studies<br>Recent Work</p><p><strong>Sept 13</strong><br>Elizabeth Milroy /&nbsp;Professor and Department Head, Drexel University&nbsp;College of Media Arts and Design<br>&ldquo;The Grid and th...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149966955/pact-conference-in-uel-brings-patrik-schumacher-mario-carpo-jose-sanchez-and-benjamin-dillenburger PACT Conference in UEL brings Patrik Schumacher, Mario Carpo, Jose Sanchez and Benjamin Dillenburger gillesretsin 2016-09-07T01:36:00-04:00 >2016-09-13T00:22:11-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/2j/2jt452ltnh13p4fd.jpg" width="514" height="728" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>University of East London hosts international PACT conference - two days of keynotes and discussions with Patrik Schumacher ( ZHA), Mario Carpo ( UCL), Jose Sanchez ( Plethora Project/USC) and Benjamin Dillenburger ( ETH/ITA).</p></em><br /><br /><p>PACT Conference UEL, 12.09-13.09&nbsp;</p><p>Please join for keynotes by Mario Carpo (UCL), Patrik Schumacher (ZHA), Jose Sanchez ( Plethora Project / USC) and Benjamin Dillenburger ( ETH/ITA) , followed by a series of provocative Panel Discussions. The Panel Discussions are organised around our keynotes speakers, which will be joined by a series of theoreticians, young practitioners and designers like Daniel Kohler ( iOUD/Lab EDS), Harald Trapp ( UEL), Mollie Claypool ( UCL), Soomeen Hahm ( SHD, Kory Bieg (OTA+/UT Austin) , Lei Zheng ( ZHA), Gilles Retsin (UEL/UCL/Retsin Architecture) and Manuel Jimenez ( UCL, MadM Design)</p><p>The morning keynote takes place at 9:30 am, evening keynote at 4pm, followed by panel discussion at 5pm.&nbsp;</p><p>Venue:<br>Lecture Hall 02, West Building (WB G02)&nbsp;<br>University of East London<br>Docklands Campus, London E16 2RD</p><p>Conference program can be downloaded here : <a href="http://www.ierek.com/events/parallelism-in-architecture-environment-and-computing-techniques/#conference-program" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">http://www.ierek.com/events/parallelism-in-architecture-environment-and-computing-techniques/#conference-program</a>&nbsp;</p><p>PACT ( Parall...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149966938/this-week-s-picks-for-la-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for LA architecture and design events Justine Testado 2016-09-06T13:59:00-04:00 >2016-09-13T00:11:24-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/bv/bvpxomwmn4z3qzqf.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Although the warmer temperatures are expected to linger in Los Angeles for awhile, fall is just around the corner. That means another season full of <a href="http://archinect.com/events" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">architecture and design events</a>!&nbsp;Wondering where other design-inclined folks are gathering in the Greater L.A. area? Archinect and&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>&nbsp;compiled a snappy list of noteworthy events around town that are not to be missed.</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 L.A. picks.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/8165/form-work-by-yasushi-ishida" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Form Work by Yasushi Ishida | Opening on September 8</a>, recommended by Alexander Walter</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/55/553ao8pr49h0v4ta.jpg"></p><p>Join Woodbury School of Architecture professor Yasushi Ishida and his students in Hollywood for the opening of Form Work at the WUHO gallery. The show presents a series of experiments with flexible sheet form work for concrete produced during academic year 2015-2016. The exhibition opens on Thursday night at 6pm and will be on view until October 2nd.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/8086/sci-arc-graduate-thesis-weekend" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">SCI-Arc Graduate Thesis Weekend | September 9-11</a>, recommended by Amelia Taylor-...</strong></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149966961/this-week-s-picks-for-london-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for London architecture and design events Abigail Banfield 2016-09-06T13:41:00-04:00 >2016-09-12T23:54:33-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/g6/g6ltu3a8r4sw1phy.jpg" width="514" height="400" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>This week marks the start of the London Design Biennale, a fantastic event which brings 35 countries together through the shared language of design. The weather may have turned slightly, but what a great&nbsp;reason to sit inside&nbsp;and listen to a great talk or two? There is a wealth of talks which form a large part of this festival taking place this week,&nbsp;as well as many gallery and exhibition openings to get your creative side flowing.</p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/747353/weekly-events-ldn" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Check back regularly</a>&nbsp;to keep up to date with London's latest happenings and our weekly recommendations!</p><p><strong>Talks at the London Design Biennale 2016 -&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/events/8198/talk-dencity-a-reachable-utopia-in-shenzhen" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Shenzhen talk (7 September)</a> <em>and</em></strong> <strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/8199/ecotopia-2121-a-journey-to-green-utopia" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Ecotopia talk (10 September)</a></strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/73/73rzvrpu432j56xo.jpg"></p><p><em>Image: 100 Visions of the City in the Age of Green Utopia, Alan Marshall</em></p><p>As part of the Biennale, there is a series of talks from leading designers on ranging subjects. Particularly intriguing is a talk from Xiaodu Liu on the trials and logistics of Shenzhen, China, whose rapid growth in the 80s and 90s was unsustainable, leading to problems which need res...</p>