Archinect - News 2016-07-30T07:18:02-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/146891497/get-lectured-penndesign-spring-16 Get Lectured: PennDesign, Spring '16 Justine Testado 2016-01-29T15:16:00-05:00 >2016-02-01T15:47:29-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ri/riu0f64ovahpjm7z.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 Winter/Spring 2016</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.&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.</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 next featured poster comes from&nbsp;the&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/schools/cover/400/university-of-pennsylvania" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">University of Pennsylvania School of Design</a>.</p><p>Listed below are upcoming events.</p><p><strong>POSTPONED; NEW DATE TBA</strong><br>"Batteries, Fuel Cells, or Fuel Economy: Where Will Gasoline-Saving Policy Lead?"&nbsp;</p><p><strong>Feb 1</strong><br>Christian Gollier / Professor of Economics, University of Toulouse<br>"Economic, Political and Social Considerations for Universal Carbon Pricing"</p><p><strong>Feb 4</strong><br>Thomas Balsley / Principal, Thomas Balsley Associates, New York<br>"Uncommon Ground"</p><p><strong>Feb 5</strong><br>Guy Thigpen / Director of Analytic Sciences, Philadelphia Land Bank&nbsp;</p><p><strong>Feb 11</strong><br>Chris Miller / Pre...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/145510875/renovation-of-kahn-s-richards-labs-pleases-both-scientists-and-architects Renovation of Kahn's Richards Labs pleases both scientists and architects Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2016-01-12T13:05:00-05:00 >2016-01-18T02:31:47-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/0u/0uylvxax7f63n3re.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The renovation has pared Kahn's spaces down to their essence, restoring a Zenlike calm, and revealing the muscular concrete structure that made the design such a revelation in the early 1960s, when International Style glass towers were all the rage. As Kahn, who was known for his mystical pronouncements, might say, Richards has become the building it always wanted to be.</p></em><br /><br /><p>The renovation was led by Penn's university architect, David Hollenberg, who oversaw <a href="http://www.pennconnects.upenn.edu/find_a_project/alphabetical/richards_medical_research_labs_alpha/richards_medical_research_labs_overview.php" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">a host of architects</a>&nbsp;working on the complex's four towers, including: <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/3090592/eyp-architecture-engineering" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">EYP</a>, Urban Engineers, Keast &amp; Hood, Bruce Brooks &amp; Assoc., and&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/aosarchitects/project/richards-medical-research-laboratory-renovations" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Atkin Olshin Schade</a>.&nbsp;Hollenberg also suggested Penn nominate the building for National Historic Landmark Status, which it achieved in 2009, complicating the renovation significantly.</p><p>More from Kahn's legacy:</p><ul><li><a title="Works by Le Corbu and Louis Kahn in Ahmedabad left off historic conservation list" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/129719489/works-by-le-corbu-and-louis-kahn-in-ahmedabad-left-off-historic-conservation-list" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Works by Le Corbu and Louis Kahn in Ahmedabad left off historic conservation list</a></li><li><a title="In-depth Louis Kahn exhibition opening at London&rsquo;s Design Museum on July 9" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/103655820/in-depth-louis-kahn-exhibition-opening-at-london-s-design-museum-on-july-9" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">In-depth Louis Kahn exhibition opening at London&rsquo;s Design Museum on July 9</a></li><li><a title="Decades Later, a Vision Survives" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/57162368/decades-later-a-vision-survives" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Decades Later, a Vision Survives</a></li><li><a title="The Artist in the Architect" href="http://archinect.com/news/article/10731972/the-artist-in-the-architect" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The Artist in the Architect</a></li><li><a title='Louis Kahn&rsquo;s "Lost" Renderings Now Under Construction' href="http://archinect.com/news/article/102944/louis-kahn-s-lost-renderings-now-under-construction" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Louis Kahn&rsquo;s "Lost" Renderings Now Under Construction</a></li></ul> http://archinect.com/news/article/136653816/get-lectured-penndesign-fall-15 Get Lectured: PennDesign, Fall '15 Justine Testado 2015-09-14T15:21:00-04:00 >2015-09-15T18:15:54-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/z5/z5gwuyuu89z8zv42.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 Fall 2015</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 ready for another school year.&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.</p><p>Our next featured poster comes from the <a href="http://archinect.com/schools/cover/400/university-of-pennsylvania" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">University of Pennsylvania School of Design</a>.</p><p><strong><em>Want to share your school's lecture series? Send us your school's lecture series poster and details to&nbsp;<a href="mailto:connect@archinect.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">connect@archinect.com</a>.</em></strong></p><p>Listed below are upcoming events. Lectures take place at Meyerson Hall, unless noted otherwise.</p><p><strong>Sept 14</strong><br>Gary Hilderbrand / Partner, Reed Hilderbrand; Professor in Practice, Harvard GSD<br>"Visible/Invisible"</p><p><strong>Sept 16</strong><br>Herv&eacute; Descottes / Principal, L&rsquo;Observatoire International Inc - New York, NY<br>"Working with Light"</p><p><strong>Sept 24</strong><br>Melinda Moulton / Chief Executive Officer, Main Street Landing<br>"The Power of Naivete - The Re-development of the Burlington, Vermont Waterfront"</p><p><strong>Sept 28</strong><br>I...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/117884542/get-lectured-penndesign-spring-15 Get Lectured: PennDesign, Spring '15 Justine Testado 2015-01-08T13:26:00-05:00 >2015-01-08T14:17:14-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/e5/e53yt8mlfsf4yyht.jpg" width="514" height="685" 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>For our next featured poster, the University of Pennsylvania School of Design a.k.a. PennDesign has a packed calendar of events this semester.</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>Unless noted**, lectures will take place at the PennDesign Meyerson Hall, 210 South 34th Street. Times and locations subject to change. Continuing education credits are available for select lectures.</p><p><strong>JANUARY</strong></p><p><em>Jan 21</em><br>David Benjamin / Principal, The Living and Assistant Professor, Columbia GSAPP<br>"Adaptation"<br>6:30 pm</p><p><em>Jan 26</em><br>Florian Idenburg / Principal, SO &ndash; IL, and Associate Professor, Harvard GSD<br>"To Be Determined"<br>6...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/108022140/get-lectured-penndesign-fall-14 Get Lectured: PennDesign, Fall '14 Justine Testado 2014-09-02T14:45:00-04:00 >2014-09-12T00:59:25-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/yq/yqx9iramyel4zh0b.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>Another school year, 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>Our poster today comes from The University of Pennsylvania's School of Design. Speakers include BIG's Bjarke Ingels, Neil Denari of NMDA, Frank Barkow of Barkow &amp; Leibinger, and Young &amp; Ayata.</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>Unless noted, all lectures are free and open to the public and will be held at PennDesign's Meyerson Hall: 210 South 34th Street, Philadelphia, PA. Note each event's time.</p><p>Below is a selection of upcoming lectures:</p><p><strong>SEPTEMBER</strong></p><p><em>Sept. 3</em><br>6:30 pm<br>Bjarke Ingels / Founding Partner - BIG (Bjarke Ingels Group) NYC, CPH, BEJ<br>"Recent Work"</p><p><em>Sept. 11</em><br>6:00 pm<br>Matthij...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/91835309/get-lectured-penndesign-spring-14 Get Lectured: PennDesign, Spring '14 Justine Testado 2014-01-22T12:54:00-05:00 >2014-01-22T13:37:35-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/uk/uk2jeepfsnv375qg.jpg" width="514" height="857" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/384806/2014-lectures" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Archinect's Architecture School Lecture Guide for Winter/Spring 2014</strong></a><br><br> Archinect's Get Lectured 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--and their snazzy posters--for the current season. Be sure to keep track of any upcoming lectures you don't want to miss.</p> <p> Today's featured poster comes from The University of Pennsylvania School of Design. Their Spring '14 lineup is packed with upcoming events and notable names that include</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> Unless otherwise noted, lectures will take place on the PennDesign campus - Meyerson Hall: 210 South 34th Street, Philadelphia, PA. Note each lecture's time. Some events require registration.</p> <p> <strong>JANUARY</strong></p> <p> <em>Jan 22</em><br><strong>Mimi Hoang &amp; Eric Bunge</strong> / Principals - nARCHITECTS<br> 6:30 pm, Meyerson B1</p> <p> <em>Jan 23 and 24</em><br><strong>ARCHITECTURE &amp; ENERGY<br> Energy ...</strong></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/84373200/get-lectured-penndesign-fall-13 Get Lectured: PennDesign Fall '13 Justine Testado 2013-10-17T14:53:00-04:00 >2013-10-28T11:29:56-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/db/dbeztnfiu9ymwpk0.jpg" width="514" height="774" 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><br><br> 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.</p> <p> For today, we'll be featuring PennDesign Department of Architecture at the University of Pennsylvania.<br> Fun fact: The poster's designer, WeShouldDoItAll also designed the lecture poster for the <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/83057730/get-lectured-university-of-arkansas-fall-13" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">University of Arkansas</a>.<br><br><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> All events begin at <strong>6:30 pm</strong>, unless noted.</p> <p> <strong>SEPTEMBER</strong></p> <p> <em><strong>September 9</strong></em><br><strong>Michel Rojkind</strong> / Founding Partner, Rojkind Arquitectos<br> at the Lower Gallery</p> <p> <strong><em>September 16</em><br> Toshiko Mori</strong>, <strong>FAIA</strong> / Principal - Toshiko Mori Architect, Robert P. Hubbard Professor in the Practice of Architecture, Harvard University Graduate School ...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/71901584/penndesign-student-wins-2013-ramsa-travel-fellowship PennDesign Student Wins 2013 RAMSA Travel Fellowship Alexander Walter 2013-04-24T18:20:00-04:00 >2013-04-25T21:10:53-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/e5/e5iwri86og390xx9.jpg" width="514" height="386" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Jonathan Dessi-Olive, a Master's candidate at the University of Pennsylvania School of Design, has recently been announced as recipient of the 2013 RAMSA Travel Fellowship. The $10,000 prize is awarded annually by the Partners of Robert A.M. Stern Architects for the purpose of travel and research.</p></em><br /><br /><p> Previously: <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/67656634/robert-a-m-stern-architects-announces-the-ramsa-travel-fellowship" target="_blank">Robert A. M. Stern Architects announces the RAMSA Travel Fellowship</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/44087115/499-summit-jersey-city-prison-design 499.SUMMIT - Jersey City Prison Design Alexander Walter 2012-04-06T20:35:00-04:00 >2012-04-09T17:05:08-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/a2/a25zeif2ijp7bp5v.jpg" width="514" height="617" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>499.SUMMIT is a conceptual proposal for a futuristic high-rise urban penitentiary in Jersey City which seeks to challenge the conventions of traditional prison design. The project, a collaborative effort by grad students Andreas Tjeldflaat and Gregory Knobloch, was part of the PennDesign studio FUTURE PRISON DESIGN.</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/105726/two-sides-of-water Two sides of water Nam Henderson 2011-04-06T18:54:29-04:00 >2011-11-24T09:05:52-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/db/dbqc8t085nagtmwe.jpg" width="363" height="269" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Over at the Philadelphia Inquirer, Ingra Saffron <a href="http://articles.philly.com/2011-04-03/news/29377311_1_drinking-water-water-issues-water-supply" target="_blank">reviews</a> the recent <a href="http://terrain.design.upenn.edu/" target="_blank">In the Terrain of Water</a> conference held by the University of Pennsylvania. Also, coincidentally (?) on the same weekend another conference <a href="http://www.daniels.utoronto.ca/outofwater" target="_blank">Out of Water</a> occurred at the University of Toronto. <br><br> Any Archinecters go and feel like giving a quick report/summary? H/T <a href="http://m.ammoth.us/blog/2011/03/in-and-out-of-the-terrain-of-water/#comments" target="_blank">Mammoth</a><br></p>