Archinect - News 2014-10-23T00:13:55-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/102726807/bracket-takes-action-submissions-selected-and-new-website-launches Bracket [takes action]: submissions selected and new website launches! Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2014-06-26T17:01:00-04:00 >2014-07-01T23:38:43-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/05/05kznvyyjy1lqoiq.jpg" width="514" height="303" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><em>[takes action]</em>&nbsp;is the fourth issue from <strong><a href="http://brkt.org/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bracket</a></strong>,<strong>&nbsp;</strong>Archinect's collaborative publication with <a href="http://infranetlab.org/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">InfraNet Lab</a>.&nbsp;Edited by a diverse collection of professionals from the intersecting worlds of architecture, environment, and digital culture, <strong>Bracket</strong>'s content is sourced from an open-call for submissions.</p><p><strong>Bracket</strong> <em>[takes action]</em> asks: What are the collective projects in the public realm to act on?</p><p>How have recent design projects incited political or social action? How can design catalyze a public, as well as forums for that public to act? What is the role of spatial practice to instigate or resist public actions? Bracket 4 provokes spatial practice&rsquo;s potential to incite and respond to action today.</p><p>Peruse the selected entries (on the <a href="http://brkt.org" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">brand new website</a><a href="http://brkt.org" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">!</a>):&nbsp;<a href="http://brkt.org/issue/content/13/bracket-takes-action/all" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Bracket</strong>&nbsp;<em>[takes action]</em></a></p><p>The <a href="https://brkt.org/issue/jury/13/bracket-takes-action/16/neeraj-bhatia" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Jury</a> included:</p><ul><li>Pier Vittorio Aureli, founding partner of Dogma,&nbsp;teaches at the <a href="http://archinect.com/schools/cover/298/architectural-association-school-of-architecture-aa" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">AA School of Architecture in London</a> and is visiting professor at <a href="http://archinect.com/yale" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Yale University</a>.</li><li>Vishaan Chakrabarti,&nbsp;Principal at&nbsp;<em><a href="http://archinect.com/SHoP" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">SHoP Architects</a>.</em></li><li>Adam Green...</li></ul> http://archinect.com/news/article/69018801/bracket-goes-soft-boston-book-launch Bracket [Goes Soft] Boston Book Launch OpenWorkshop 2013-03-08T09:52:00-05:00 >2013-03-11T22:11:48-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/l8/l8gznp47xhyavbc9.jpg" width="514" height="665" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> [bracket] is an annual publication documenting issues overlooked yet central to our cultural milieu that have evolved out of the new disciplinary territory at the intersection of architecture, environment and, now, digital culture. It is no coincidence that the professional term architect can also now refer to information architects, and that the word community can also now refer to an online community. [bracket] is a publishing platform for ideas charting the complex overlap of the sphere of architecture and online social spheres.</p> <p> [Goes Soft] investigates responsive, indeterminate, flexible and immaterial systems that operate through feedback, organization and resilience. Edited by Neeraj Bhatia and Lola Sheppard of Infranet Lab, this second volume in the impressive [bracket] series &ldquo;examines the use and implications of soft today &ndash; from the scale of material innovation to territorial networks.&rdquo;</p> <p> Free and open to the public, no RSVP is required.</p> <p> Bracket [Goes Soft] Boston Bo...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/68132429/bracket-goes-soft-toronto-book-launch Bracket [Goes Soft] Toronto Book Launch OpenWorkshop 2013-02-22T19:56:00-05:00 >2013-02-26T15:03:50-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/x6/x657jsrll4yd3adi.jpg" width="514" height="665" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Bracket [Goes Soft] Toronto book launch will be hosted by creatures:collective on March 1st, starting at 7pm. Editors Lola Sheppard and Neeraj Bhatia will launch the book, which will be available for purchase. Edited by Neeraj Bhatia and Lola Sheppard of Infranet Lab, this second volume in the impressive [bracket] series &ldquo;examines the use and implications of soft today &ndash; from the scale of material innovation to territorial networks.&rdquo; Free and open to the public, no RSVP is required.</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>