Archinect - News 2015-08-29T19:52:48-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/120521346/harvard-gsd-to-host-talk-on-habitation-in-extreme-environments-alpine-shelter-exhibition-this-friday Harvard GSD to host talk on "Habitation in Extreme Environments: Alpine Shelter" exhibition this Friday Justine Testado 2015-02-11T18:58:00-05:00 >2015-02-11T21:08:35-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/vb/vbsurwd4jdekmk9o.jpg" width="514" height="772" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Curated by Spela Videcnik, Rok Oman, and John T. Dunlop (Design Critic in Housing and Urban Development), the "Habitation in Extreme Environments: Alpine Shelter" exhibition currently at the Harvard GSD presents a prototypical alpine shelter that students designed in <a href="http://isites.harvard.edu/icb/icb.do?keyword=k103976" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">an option studio</a> this past fall. A public lecture and discussion by Spela Videcnik will formally introduce the topic this Friday, February 13 at Gund Hall. The exhibition and lecture are free and open to the public.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ak/akk1nvz9q00m7cbv.jpg"></p><p>Guided by instructors Spela Videcnik and Rok Oman of Ljubljana-based OFIS arhitekti, the studio focused on investigating architectural solutions and responses to extreme climatic conditions, specifically referring to the ongoing heavy wintry conditions that ravage the North region of the U.S. The students researched traditional European alpine settlements in an effort to find new architectural solutions fit for a North American context.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ai/ai353s8yg1au0cmk.jpg"></p><p>The prototype shelter that will be presented at this Friday's lecture prov...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/119906225/get-lectured-harvard-gsd-spring-15 Get Lectured: Harvard GSD, Spring '15 Justine Testado 2015-02-03T19:19:00-05:00 >2015-02-12T18:43:00-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/py/pyanaeeppy8w74aw.jpg" width="514" height="771" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/543658/2015-lectures" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Archinect's Architecture School Lecture Guide for Winter-Spring 2015</strong></a></p><p>Archinect's <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/336082/get-lectured" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Get Lectured</em></a> is back in session! <em>Get Lectured</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.</p><p>The next featured poster comes from the Harvard University Graduate School of Design.</p><p><em>Want to share your school's lecture series? Send us your school's lecture series poster and details to </em><a href="mailto:connect@archinect.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>connect@archinect.com</em></a><em>.</em></p><p>Below are upcoming Evening Events only. Unless noted, lectures take place at Piper Auditorium. Free and open to the public. Times and additional details in the thumbnail below.</p><p><em>Feb 3</em><br><strong>"Writing Architecture</strong>"<br>Christopher Hawthorne, Florencia Rodriguez, Michael Sorkin and Oliver Wainwright on criticism today; moderated by Michael Hays</p><p><em>Feb 5</em><br><strong>On Dualisms</strong><br>I&ntilde;aki &Aacute;balos and Renata Sentkiewicz in conversation with Enrique Walker</p><p><em>Feb 6</em><br><strong><em>Cold Storage </em></strong>(2015) film screening + discussi...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/108096093/get-lectured-harvard-gsd-fall-14 Get Lectured: Harvard GSD, Fall '14 Justine Testado 2014-09-03T13:20:00-04:00 >2014-09-12T01:03:39-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/c9/c9iipmfrrrvazxru.jpg" width="514" height="771" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/493828/fall-2014-lectures" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Archinect's Architecture School Lecture Guide for Fall 2014</strong></a></p><p>Say hello to another edition of Archinect's <em>Get Lectured</em>! As a refresher, we'll be featuring a school's lecture series&mdash;and their snazzy posters&mdash;for the current term. If you're not doing so already, be sure to keep track of any upcoming lectures you don't want to miss.</p><p>Wednesday&rsquo;s poster comes from the Harvard University Graduate School of Design, whose Fall '14 lecture series is packed with popular speakers, conferences, symposia, talks, and a film screening.</p><p><em>Want to share your school's lecture series? Send us your school's lecture series poster and details to </em><a href="mailto:connect@archinect.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>connect@archinect.com</em></a><em>.</em></p><p>Below are Evening Programs only. Unless indicated, Evening Programs take place at Piper Auditorium. Find times and additional details in the PDF or the thumbnail below.</p><p><strong>SEPTEMBER</strong></p><p><em>Sept. 4</em><br>Bjarke Ingels / Bjarke Ingels Group, NY, Copenhagen, Beijing</p><p><em>Sept. 12-13</em><br>GSD Design Weekend + Campaign Launch<br>Grounded Visionaries with Jeanne Gang, Rem Koolhaas, Lars Le...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/97177160/get-lectured-mit-spring-14 Get Lectured: MIT, Spring '14 Justine Testado 2014-04-03T15:48:00-04:00 >2014-04-13T14:51:37-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/7p/7pmny82p4mlp93wp.jpg" width="514" height="672" 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>Thursday's poster comes from MIT Architecture. Just like they did in Fall '13, <a href="http://twopoints.net/en" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">TwoPoints.net </a>of Barcelona designed the school's lecture poster once again.</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>MIT Architecture still has plenty of upcoming events for April. Check 'em out.</p><p><strong>APRIL</strong></p><p><em>April 3</em><br>6:30 pm<br><strong>Sylvia Lavin </strong><br>Creative Space</p><p><em>April 4</em><br>5:30 pm<br><strong>John May </strong><br>Does Drawing Have a Future?</p><p><em>April 5 </em><br>10-5 pm<br><strong>&Ccedil;elik Alexander, May, Allais, Eigen, Halpern, Harwood, Hunter, &amp; Osman </strong><br>The Instruments Project, Workshop IV</p><p><em>April 7 </em><br>12:30 pm<br><strong>Marci Uihlein ...</strong></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/93496344/get-lectured-harvard-gsd-spring-14 Get Lectured: Harvard GSD, Spring '14 Justine Testado 2014-02-14T13:47:00-05:00 >2014-02-14T14:06:17-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/dy/dyvp0ttwc0eetgh5.jpg" width="514" height="773" 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. Be sure to keep track of any upcoming lectures you don't want to miss.</p><p>Friday's poster comes from the Harvard Graduate School of Design in Cambridge, MA.</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>Below is a selection of upcoming evening lectures listed on the poster.&nbsp; Unless noted, events below will be at 6:30-8:00 pm at Piper Auditorium - Gund Hall, 48 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA. Free and open to the public.<br><br><strong>FEBRUARY</strong></p><p><em>Feb 14 </em><br>9:30 am-6:00 pm<br><strong>Symposium: "What Criticism?"&nbsp;</strong><br>at Stubbins (Room 112) - Gund Hall, 48 Quincy Street<br><br><em>Feb 18</em><br><strong>Lecture: Manuel Castells :"The Space of Autonomy: Cyberspace and Urban Space in Networked Socia...</strong></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/84452850/get-lectured-mit-fall-13 Get Lectured: MIT Fall '13 Justine Testado 2013-10-18T15:13:00-04:00 >2013-10-18T20:29:23-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/hz/hzmvf8xoesmalpbx.jpg" width="514" height="794" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/329751/fall-2013-lectures" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>&#8203;&#8203;Archinect's Architecture School Lecture Guide for Fall 2013</strong></a></p> <p> Here on Archinect we recently launched "Get Lectured", where we'll feature a school's lecture series--along with their snazzy posters--for the current season. Check back regularly to stay up-to-date and mark your calendars for any upcoming lectures you don't want to miss.<br><br> It's finally Friday! Let's finish this week with the bountiful list of Fall '13 lecture events from MIT 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> &#8203;Unless noted**, <strong>"Discourses in Practice" lectures</strong> will be on <strong>Thursdays at 5:30 pm</strong> in the <strong>Long Lounge 7-429&#8203;</strong>.</p> <p> As a Friday bonus, the list below includes events under MIT Architecture's <strong>Discipline Groups</strong>: Architectural Design (AD); Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture (AKPIA); and Center for Advanced Urbanism (CAU) seminars.&nbsp; Events organized by category.</p> <p> <br><strong>"DISCOURSES IN PRACTICE" SERIES</strong></p> <p> <strong>SEPTEMBER...</strong></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/81004370/get-lectured-harvard-gsd-fall-13 Get Lectured: Harvard GSD Fall '13 Justine Testado 2013-09-05T12:31:00-04:00 >2014-09-24T13:36:51-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/sq/sq59vpuahpx8no35.jpg" width="514" height="770" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/329751/fall-2013-lectures" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Archinect's Architecture School Lecture Guide for Fall 2013</strong></a></p><p>With the start of a new academic school year comes a new series of lectures. Here on Archinect, we'll begin featuring a school's lecture series--along with their snazzy posters--for the current season.&nbsp;So check back regularly to stay up-to-date and mark your calendars for this season's lectures you don't want to miss.<br><br>We'll be starting out with Archinect's <a href="http://archinect.com/most_followed_profiles" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Most Followed Schools</a> profiles. Our first list for today is from the Harvard Graduate School of Design.</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><br><br>Listed below are Lecture/Discussion events only.&nbsp;All events are free and open to the public.</p><p><strong>SEPTEMBER</strong><br><br><em><strong>September 3</strong></em><br>6:30 pm-8:00 pm<br><strong>Veronica Rudge Green Prize in Urban Design Award Ceremony</strong></p><p><em><strong>September 4</strong></em><br>6:30 pm-8:00 pm<br><strong>Eduardo Souto de Moura</strong></p><p><em><strong>September 5</strong></em><br>12:00 pm-2:00 pm<br><strong>GSD Talks: Alejandro Echeverri</strong></p><p>6:30 pm-8:00 pm<br><strong>Gallery Talk: Ciro Najle with I&ntilde;aki Abalos and E...</strong></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/53755989/cambridge-university-announces-preferred-architects-for-north-west-cambridge-development Cambridge University Announces Preferred Architects for North West Cambridge Development Alexander Walter 2012-07-18T13:38:00-04:00 >2012-07-23T18:57:49-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/0a/0athjs8bgdxasn6c.jpg" width="514" height="386" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>England's prestigious Cambridge University yesterday announced the team of preferred architects for a first phase of its proposed development at North West Cambridge. The architects were selected following an architectural competition and include established UK and international practices, as well as local and smaller, new practices.</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>