Archinect - News 2014-09-14T22:10:42-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/96018931/get-lectured-university-of-british-columbia-spring-14 Get Lectured: University of British Columbia, Spring '14 Justine Testado 2014-03-19T12:52:00-04:00 >2014-03-19T12:53:36-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/y2/y2xh3x7ivdjmwdus.jpg" width="514" height="2330" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><strong><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/384806/2014-lectures" 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="http://archinect.com/news/tag/329751/fall-2013-lectures" 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>Our next poster comes from the University of British Columbia, School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture.</p><p><em>Want to share your school's lecture series? Send us your school's lecture series poster and details to <a href="mailto:connect@archinect.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">connect@archinect.com</a>.</em></p><p>UBC SALA has two lectures left for the season. Lectures will take place at 6:30 pm at UBC Robson Square: 800 Robson Street. Free and open to the public.</p><p><em>March 24</em><br><strong>Cristina Moreno + Erfren Grinda</strong> / AMID (Cero9) Architects</p><p><em>March 31</em><br><strong>Benedetta Tagliabue</strong> / Miralles/Tagliabue Architects<br><br>For further info, click <a href="http://www.sala.ubc.ca" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">here</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/13815697/from-the-school-blogs-a-house-for-douglas-coupland From the School Blogs: A House for Douglas Coupland Archinect 2011-07-18T14:45:56-04:00 >2011-07-18T18:04:14-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/6d/6d14334f1fea8f31c8b6b6210a018edd.jpg" width="514" height="341" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Douglas Coupland, the Canadian author, also buddies with our Professor Tony Robbins was the surprise client for our final studio project. After the installation gallery and precedent studies we tasked with designing a small house for a hypothetical client. The client was described as an artist and a writer and these two professions dictated the dualities of his personality.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/10028374/from-the-school-blogs-exploring-space From the School Blogs: Exploring Space Paul Petrunia 2011-06-15T16:40:32-04:00 >2011-06-15T16:44:09-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/4b/4ba351b13bc7d8f62bc7900fa783f2b9.jpg" width="514" height="341" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>This fall [Tony Robins] taught [a studio], which he called &lsquo;Exploring Space&rsquo;, with another young, local architect, James Eidse. James currently works at the Patkau&rsquo;s office on Granville Island. The goal of their studio was to create spaces first, with a focus on conceptual development, materials, form-finding and detailing; layering in structure and program afterwards. The studio was obviously the most coveted of the semester and I was lucky to get a spot via the school&rsquo;s lottery system.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/9803790/from-the-school-blogs-the-other-side-of-the-crit From the School Blogs: The other side of the crit. Paul Petrunia 2011-06-13T17:44:20-04:00 >2011-06-15T16:44:28-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ed/ed16bfb31f241e1c21c608ead69e8a75.jpg" width="514" height="324" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Since last summer I have had my best studio so far, instructed by Architect Tony Robins; spent a term in London at the AA; and got a job at BIG in Copenhagen for the summer. But, before we get into all that I&rsquo;ll start off at the beginning: September 2010.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html>