Archinect - News 2014-09-21T18:34:19-04:00 Reimagining Planning in the Urban Global South Alexander Walter 2014-08-05T18:37:00-04:00 >2014-08-06T13:36:51-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="386" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>I asked myself the question: so what struck me about the process of thinking across boundaries and reimagining planning in the issues that we have been discussing in our celebration of DPU [The Bartlett Development Planning Unit]&rsquo;s 60th anniversary in this conference. At the risk of simplifying a complex and dynamic set of discussions, I want to make six points.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> The Bartlett exhibiting award-winning “Innovation in Technology” projects now until Jan. 31 Justine Testado 2014-01-23T21:13:00-05:00 >2014-01-23T21:14:59-05:00 <img src="" width="514" height="364" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>To any of our readers in the London area, you can still get a chance to stop by The Bartlett's Innovation in Technology Prizewinners' Exhibition at The Lobby Gallery now until next Friday, Jan. 31. The event is free and open to the public! The exhibition highlights five award-winning projects all by students in The Bartlett's BSc and MArch Architecture programs.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Here's a glimpse of the projects if you can't check out the exhibition in person:</p><p>Pictured above: <em><strong>Superimposed Landscapes &ndash; Fragments of misperception</strong></em> by Andrew Walker, MArch Architecture Year 4, 2013, Unit 14.<br><br><em><strong>MAMM Pavilion, Medell&iacute;n, Colombia, 2013</strong></em><br>By Unit 22, MArch Architecture, Years 4 &amp; 5<img title="" alt="" src=""><br><br><em><strong>3D Lenticular Fa&ccedil;ade, 2014</strong></em><br>By Matthew Lyall, BSc Architecture, completed 2013, Unit 1<br><img title="" alt="" src=""><br><br><em><strong>PEMY (Pre&#8208;Ecopoiesis Mars Yard), 2013</strong></em><br>By Sonila Kadillari, MArch Architecture, completed 2013, Unit 11 <img title="" alt="" src=""><br><br><em><strong>The Reward System, 2014</strong></em><br>By Yoonjin Kim, BSc Architecture, completed 2013, Unit 0<br><img title="" alt="" src=""><br><br>You can learn more about the exhibition on <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.<br><br><em>Images courtesy of The Bartlett School of Architecture.</em></p> Get Lectured: The Bartlett, Spring '14 Justine Testado 2014-01-15T12:34:00-05:00 >2014-01-20T17:57:56-05:00 <img src="" width="514" height="726" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Archinect's Architecture School Lecture Guide for Winter/Spring 2014</strong></a></p> <p> Archinect's Get Lectured 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. Be sure to keep track of any upcoming lectures you don't want to miss.</p> <p> Today's featured poster is from The Bartlett School of Architecture / University College London.</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> Unless noted otherwise, lectures will take place at <strong>6:30 p.m</strong>. at the <strong>Christopher Ingold Auditorium - UCL Chemistry Building</strong>: 20 Gordon St, London WC1H 0AJ</p> <p> Can't be there in person? Lectures will also be archived on the <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bartlett Vimeo page</a>.</p> <p> <strong>JANUARY</strong></p> <p> <em><strong>Jan 15</strong></em><br><strong>Usman Haque</strong> / Umbrellium</p> <p> <em><strong>Jan 22</strong></em><br><strong>Kees Christiaanse</strong> / KCAP</p> <p> <em><strong>Jan 29</strong></em><br><strong>Felipe Mesa</strong> / plan:b</p> <p> <br><strong>FEBRUARY</strong></p> <p> <em><strong>Feb 5</strong></em><br><strong>Manuel Herz</strong> / Manuel Herz Archite...</p> The Bartlett wins ALL three top honors at 2013 RIBA President’s Medals student awards Alexander Walter 2013-12-04T20:58:00-05:00 >2013-12-09T18:23:14-05:00 <img src="" width="514" height="289" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>London's The Bartlett School of Architecture scored big times at today's presentation of the 2013 RIBA President&rsquo;s Medals Student Awards taking home all of the three top prizes. [...] Dating back to 1836, the prestigious President's Medals are awarded annually to students nominated by schools of architecture worldwide.</p></em><br /><br /><p> <em>The project "Kizhi Island" by Ben Hayes received the RIBA Silver Medal for this year's best post-graduate design work. Ness Lafoy was awarded the Bronze Medal for the best undergraduate design project with the project "Helsinki Archipelago Town Hall". The Dissertation Medal went to Tamsin Hanke's research project "Magnitogorsk: Utopian Vision Of Spatial Socialism".</em></p> Get Lectured: Bartlett Fall '13 Justine Testado 2013-11-18T17:30:00-05:00 >2013-11-18T17:30:46-05:00 <img src="" width="514" height="727" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> <a href="" 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. <strong>UPDATE:</strong> We've begun adding international schools!</p> <p> Although the Fall '13 term will wrap up soon for many schools, we'll still post some select posters and lecture series worth checking out.</p> <p> Today's featured poster is from the <strong>Bartlett School of Architecture</strong> in London with their International Lecture Series. You can also check out Bartlett's <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Vimeo</a> page to watch any of the lectures from this season online.</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> Below are <strong>upcoming lectures</strong> only. Lectures begin at <strong>6.30 p.m.</strong> at the Christopher Ingold Auditorium - UCL Chemistry Building: 20 Gordon Street, London WC1H 0AJ<br><br><strong>NOVEMBER<br><br><em>November 20</em></strong><br> Ross Lovegrove<br><br><em><strong>November 27</strong></em><br> Marie-Ange Brayer</p> <p> <br><strong>DECEMBER...</strong></p> An Architectural Time Machine Archinect 2012-06-01T19:12:00-04:00 >2012-06-07T12:40:02-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>An architectural Time Machine by architect Heechan Park explores how to create an architectural time-based event. As the machines blow vapour rings that double as ephemeral scent zones, the public not only experiences a visual performance of smoke vortices travelling through space, but they also perceive scents that are temporally spatialised and visualised.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html>