Archinect - News 2015-03-28T08:27:29-04:00 Get Lectured: Cal Poly LA Metro '14 Justine Testado 2014-02-26T13:20:00-05:00 >2014-02-26T13:25:00-05:00 <img src="" width="514" height="771" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><strong><a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect's Architecture School Lecture Guide for Winter/Spring 2014</a></strong><br><br>Archinect's <em>Get Lectured</em> is up and running again for the Winter/Spring '14 term! As a refresher from our <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Fall 2013 guide</a>, every week we'll feature a school's lecture series&mdash;and their snazzy posters&mdash;for the current season. If you're not doing so already, be sure to keep track of any upcoming lectures you don't want to miss.</p><p>Since we've been receiving more submissions lately, we're gonna show off posters more often &mdash; and so you can see what events are happening in architecture schools right now!<br><br>Our midweek poster features a noteworthy lineup from the Cal Poly Los Angeles Metropolitan Program in Architecture and Urban Design, an off-campus program of Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo.</p><p><em>Want to share your school's lecture series? Send us your school's lecture series poster and details to <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"></a>.</em></p><p>Listed below are upcoming events only. Lecture/reception/discussion is 6:30-8:30 PM. Note each lecture's location. A+D memb...</p> ZIP: Studio400 book show installation, by Cal Poly students Hao Phung 2013-02-11T11:39:00-05:00 >2014-05-03T23:04:23-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> A quarter of a million zip ties altered a gallery into a bristled vortex of swirling, cavernous zip tie fabric magnified through reflective cellophane and augmented by subtle changing color. ZIP expresses the story of collaborative effort through research, acquisition, design, and construction of an environment designed as haptic reading room. Designed as an experience to exhibit thesis books, Professor Karen Lange&rsquo;s fifth year studio (Studio400) at California Polytechnic State University (Cal Poly), San Luis Obispo, was assigned a collaborative installation project to showcase their previous personal research and transition into the design phase of their individual thesis projects.</p> <p> <img alt="" src="" title=""></p> <p> Nineteen students worked tirelessly through the zipping, snipping, and stitching of the zip ties together composing an intricate three-dimensional fabric that could be swirled onto itself to create multiple experiences within a small storefront space. Entry portal, tubular book receptacles, undula...</p> Christine Theodoropoulos hired as new Deanfor Cal Poly's College of Architecture and Environmental Design Archinect 2012-06-18T15:33:00-04:00 >2012-06-18T15:38:38-04:00 <img src="" width="300" height="200" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>She succeeds Thomas Jones, who&rsquo;s stepping down as dean of the College of Architecture and Environmental Design after nine years. Jones will return to teaching in Cal Poly&rsquo;s architecture department. Theodoropoulos has served as head of the Architecture Department in the University of Oregon&rsquo;s School of Architecture and Allied Arts since 2003, managing curriculum and research initiatives for more than 650 undergraduate and graduate students...</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> More Photos of Studio 400’s “White” Installation Alexander Walter 2012-04-03T19:30:00-04:00 >2012-04-26T03:18:02-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="685" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>A few days ago, we posted a video of the gallery installation White, the thesis book show by the 20 fifth-year architecture students of Professor Karen Lange at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo College of Architecture and Environmental Design. Now we have also received plenty of exhibition photos from the students, as well as images of the construction process.</p></em><br /><br /><p> To see the video of the installation, <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">click here</a>.</p> White: Studio 400 Book Show Installation Alexander Walter 2012-03-29T13:17:00-04:00 >2012-04-03T19:37:59-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="288" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The students of Professor Karen Lange at California's Cal Poly San Luis Obispo College of Architecture and Environmental Design have shared with us a video of their recent thesis book show installaton, White.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html>