Archinect - News 2016-10-01T15:09:44-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/149971306/archinect-s-must-do-picks-for-archtober-2016-week-1-oct-1-8 Archinect's Must-Do Picks for Archtober 2016 - Week 1 (Oct. 1-8) Archinect 2016-09-30T19:58:00-04:00 >2016-09-30T20:19:30-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/96/96f5lfe9oscxu6nm.jpg" width="514" height="303" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>New York City is ready to kick off another eventful <a href="http://archtober.org" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archtober</a>! Starting October 1, the city-wide festival has 31 days of exhibitions, lectures, conferences, films, tours, and other fun public events that celebrate the significance of architecture and design in everyday life.&nbsp;</p><p>Archinect and <a href="http://bustler.net" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a> are happy to be media sponsors for the sixth year in a row. From Archtober's lengthy&nbsp;<a href="http://archtober.org/calendar/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">calendar of events</a>,&nbsp;we&nbsp;picked some highlights for Week 1, October 1-8:</p><p><a href="http://cfa.aiany.org/index.php?section=calendar&amp;evtid=9829" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Authenticity and Innovation Symposium | October 1</strong></a><br><em>This symposium will discuss the questions raised from the Authenticity and Innovation exhibition. Listen to a conversation on topics like the relationship between preservation and gentrification, why new businesses like older buildings, and more</em></p><p><a href="http://moma.org/calendar/exhibitions/1653" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Insecurities: Tracing Displacement and Shelter | October 1 - January 22, 2017 </strong></a><br><em>This exhibition&nbsp;explores how contemporary architecture and design have addressed notions of shelter in light of global refugee emergencies. Once considered temporary settle...</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149971401/get-lectured-university-of-michigan-fall-16 Get Lectured: University of Michigan, Fall '16 Justine Testado 2016-09-30T15:17:00-04:00 >2016-09-30T15:17:33-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/19/19miuqpdj4zv2lbb.jpg" width="514" height="665" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Gearing up for another eventful school year this fall?&nbsp;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. Mark those calendars!</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>Check out a selection of upcoming lecture events this fall at the <a href="http://archinect.com/taubmancollege" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">University of Michigan,&nbsp;Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning</a>. Be on the lookout for lectures from Neil Denari, ACADIA Conference Keynote Elizabeth Diller, panel discussions, and more.</p><p><strong>Oct 4</strong><br>The Case for Regional Transit: Catherine Ross, "What if Transit Works?"</p><p><strong>Oct 4</strong><br>Xavier Vendrell, "Professionals and/or Magicians revised version"</p><p><strong>Oct 7</strong><br>Practice Session No. 3 Lecture: Neil Denari, "The Same and the Different"&nbsp;</p><p><strong>Oct 11</strong><br>Lecture: Louis Becker / Henning Larsen Architect...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149971082/get-lectured-university-of-texas-at-arlington-2016-17 Get Lectured: University of Texas at Arlington, 2016-17 Justine Testado 2016-09-28T14:19:00-04:00 >2016-09-29T11:55:08-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/3c/3cnfqjdkbc19gbdy.jpg" width="514" height="728" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Gearing up for another eventful school year this fall?&nbsp;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. Mark those calendars!</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>See what 2016-17 events are in store for the <a href="http://archinect.com/schools/cover/2637335/the-university-of-texas-at-arlington" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">University of Texas at Arlington School of Architecture</a>, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year.</p><p><strong>Sept 28</strong><br>Burton Baldridge / Baldridge Architects,&nbsp;UT Austin School of Architecture</p><p><strong>Oct 3</strong><br>Dwayne Oyler / Oyler Wu Collaborative, SCI-Arc</p><p><strong>Oct 26</strong><br>reDefining the Relationship Panel Discussion<br>Norma Lehman (The Beck Group), Thad Reeves (A.GRUPPO), Brian Rex (South Dakota State U.)<br>moderated by Joshua Nason (UTA)</p><p><strong>Nov 16</strong><br>E.B. Min + Jeffrey L. Day / Min | Day, CCA - San Francisco, CA,&nbsp;University of Nebr...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149970899/get-lectured-university-of-nebraska-lincoln-16-17 Get Lectured: University of Nebraska - Lincoln, '16-17 Justine Testado 2016-09-27T13:42:00-04:00 >2016-09-29T11:55:25-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/tt/ttihpb4r6txiwhf0.jpg" width="514" height="734" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Gearing up for another eventful school year this fall?&nbsp;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. Mark those calendars!</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>Have a look at the upcoming lectures for the <a href="http://archinect.com/schools/cover/14744391/university-of-nebraska-lincoln" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Architecture</a>'s 2016-17 Hyde Lecture Series.</p><p><strong>Sept 29</strong><br>Michael Bongiorno / Design Group<br>4 p.m. at Architecture Hall Gallery</p><p><strong>Oct 14</strong><br>Wendy W. Fok /&nbsp;Parsons School of Design | WE-DESIGNS<br>11 a.m. at Architecture Hall Gallery</p><p><strong>Nov 9</strong><br>Enrique Norten: Design Alliance Omaha Lecture<br>7 p.m. at Witherspoon Hall, Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, NE</p><p><strong>Nov 11</strong><br>Emily Pilloton / Project H Design<br>4 p.m. at&nbsp;Richards Hall 15&nbsp;</p><p><strong>Nov 18</strong><br>Gena Wirth / Scape<br>4 p.m. at&nbsp;Richards Hall 15<br><br><strong>Jan 25</strong><br>Perry Kulper /&nbsp;U...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149970658/this-week-s-picks-for-la-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for LA architecture and design events Justine Testado 2016-09-26T15:17:00-04:00 >2016-09-28T23:02:10-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/lf/lf2b4yexd3v6bcrv.jpg" width="514" height="344" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>It's back to the grind with a new season of <a href="http://archinect.com/events" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">architecture and design events</a>. Wondering where other design-inclined folks are gathering in the Greater L.A. area? Archinect and&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>&nbsp;compiled a snappy list of noteworthy happenings&nbsp;around town that are not to be missed.</p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/746680/weekly-events-la" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Check back regularly</a>&nbsp;so you don't miss out on our latest event recommendations. Here are this week's L.A. picks.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/8020/sianne-ngai-theory-of-the-gimmick" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Sianne Ngai: Theory of the Gimmick |&nbsp;September 26</a>, recommended by Justine Testado</strong></p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/gc/gcz1a60okghmt6ru.jpg"><em>Sianne Ngai. Photo via SCI-Arc.</em></p><p>Join Stanford University&nbsp;Professor of English Sianne Ngai in this SCI-Arc lecture tonight that will delve into the &ldquo;Theory of the Gimmick&rdquo;. Ngai's current project explores the&nbsp;&ldquo;uneasy mix of attraction and repulsion produced by the gimmick across a range of forms specific to western capitalism&rdquo;.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/7928/core77-conference-2016-designing-here-now" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Core77 Conference 2016 DESIGNING HERE/NOW |&nbsp;September 29-30</a>, recommended by Alexander Walter</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/1g/1g3sfrjex84is1uv.jpg"></p><p>Here's another mustn't-miss event: DESIGNING HERE/NOW brings together designers, engineers, entrepreneurs, scientists...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149970638/this-week-s-picks-for-nyc-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for NYC architecture and design events Justine Testado 2016-09-26T13:13:00-04:00 >2016-09-27T23:38:13-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/rp/rpzraxi8xzyddwkj.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>It's back to the grind with a new season of <a href="http://archinect.com/events" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">architecture and design events</a> in New York City. As always, the city is abuzz with creative folks expanding the possibilities of how architectural design and practice can be reinterpreted, bringing attention to what in the urban environment is constantly overlooked.&nbsp;For anyone curious about what local happenings&nbsp;to fit into your weekly schedules,&nbsp;Archinect and&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>&nbsp;have compiled a snappy list of events around town that are worth checking out.</p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/746512/weekly-events-nyc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Check back regularly</a>&nbsp;so you don't miss out. Have a look at our latest selection of NYC events.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/8321/work-in-progress" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Work in Progress |&nbsp;September 27</a>, recommended by Paul Petrunia</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/uploads/ef/efqpk1vm83uv0fzw.gif"></p><p>On Tuesday, September 27th, a green construction fence will close Storefront for Art and Architecture and a LL47 sign will illustrate its future development. On the new walls, over 25 LL47 signs commissioned to artists, designers, and architects will depict alternative visions of ongoing construction sites throughout New York City, offering a spac...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149970281/get-lectured-rice-university-fall-16 Get Lectured: Rice University, Fall '16 Justine Testado 2016-09-23T14:06:00-04:00 >2016-09-27T23:39:31-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/5r/5rqcsbm180g9q2ys.jpg" width="514" height="745" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Gearing up for another eventful school year this fall?&nbsp;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. Mark those calendars!</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>Have a look at some of the upcoming lectures in&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/rice" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Rice School of Architecture</a>'s current lecture series, &ldquo;Time&rdquo;.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/nx/nxen2bv4trtsb7nh.jpg"></p><p><strong>Sept 28</strong><br>Yasmin Vobis &amp; Aaron Forrest / Principals at Ultramoderne, Providence<br>7pm at MATCH (6pm Reception)</p><p><strong>Oct 5</strong><br>Benton Johnson / Associate at SOM, Chicago<br>7pm at MATCH (6pm Reception)</p><p><strong>Oct 17</strong><br>Neil Denari / Founding Principal at NMDA; Professor and Interim Chair, UCLA Monday, 5:30pm at Anderson Hall<br>&ldquo;Tomorrow Never Knows&rdquo;</p><p><strong>Oct 26</strong><br>Andrew Waugh / Co-founder and Director at Waugh Thisleton, London<br>7pm at MATCH (6pm Reception)</p><p><strong>Oct 31</strong><br>Andrew Leach /...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149969479/get-lectured-nyit-fall-16 Get Lectured: NYIT, Fall '16 Justine Testado 2016-09-20T14:06:00-04:00 >2016-09-29T11:55:38-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ei/ei7vp9k23bdl9cne.jpg" width="514" height="776" 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 Fall 2016</strong></a></p><p>Gearing up for another eventful school year this fall?&nbsp;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. Mark those calendars!</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>Here are the details of the upcoming Fall '16 lecture event series at the <a href="http://archinect.com/schools/cover/3277909/new-york-institute-of-technology-nyit" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">New York Institute of Technology School of Architecture and Design</a>.</p><p><strong>Sept 27</strong><br>Annalisa Capurro, interior designer<br><em>&ldquo;Power, Passion, and Politics: The Story of The Sydney Opera House&rdquo;</em><br>6:30 p.m. at 11th floor auditorium,&nbsp;16 West 61st St, Manhattan campus</p><p><strong>Sept 29</strong><br>Annalisa Capurro, interior designer<br><em>&ldquo;Australian Modern Icons: Mid-Century Houses&rdquo;</em><br>6:30 p.m. at NYIT de Seversky Mansion, Old Westbury campus</p><p><strong>Oct 4</strong><br>Jan Greben / p...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149969376/win-2-tickets-to-beaux-arts-ball-2016-tabula-rasa Win 2 tickets to Beaux Arts Ball 2016: Tabula Rasa! Justine Testado 2016-09-20T09:00:00-04:00 >2016-09-23T13:27:36-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/l8/l8yclc01gi4t9xcu.jpg" width="514" height="411" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>The <a href="http://archleague.org" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architectural League of New York</a> is getting ready to kick off another eventful <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149967441/beaux-arts-ball-2016-tabula-rasa" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Beaux Arts Ball 2016: Tabula Rasa</a>, taking place on September 30 at the new nARCHITECTS-designed A/D/O space in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. Co-chaired by Calvin Tsao and Zack McKown,&nbsp;this year's Tabula Rasa theme is all about celebrating creativity in progress, the act of fresh-thinking, and New York's ceaseless reinvention.</p><p>Attendees will get to mingle with fellow designers and friends, see site-specific installations from Ultramoderne and Wild Dogs International, and enjoy a menu of light fare by Fredrik Berselius of Aska.</p><p><strong>Thanks to The Architectural League, Archinect is giving away two pairs of tickets to two of our readers!</strong>&nbsp;</p><p>For a chance to win, respond to the following question in the comment section below by <strong>Friday, September 23, 12 p.m. Eastern Time</strong>: &nbsp;Name your favorite instance of fresh-thinking and innovation in architecture this year (a project, research, an award recipient, etc.).</p><p>Only your first comm...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149969359/this-week-s-picks-for-la-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for LA architecture and design events Justine Testado 2016-09-19T17:42:00-04:00 >2016-09-22T23:00:52-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/5d/5dgp9pzys2jpz9ue.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>The summer holidays are over and it's back to the grind with a new season full of&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/events" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">architecture and design events</a>!&nbsp;Wondering where other design-inclined folks are gathering in the Greater L.A. area? Archinect and&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>&nbsp;compiled a snappy list of noteworthy events around town that are not to be missed.</p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/746680/weekly-events-la" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Check back regularly</a>&nbsp;so you don't miss out on our latest event recommendations. Here are this week's L.A. picks.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/8280/vrla-school-super-architects-presents-architecting-experiences-for-vr-ar" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">VRLA School: S//A Presents &ndash; Architecting Experiences for VR + AR |&nbsp;September 24</a>, recommended by Amelia Taylor-Hochberg</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/3z/3zu9u18swv5am2a5.jpg"></p><p>VR/AR stands to change the architecture profession forever &ndash; and no doubt draw architects away from a traditional practice, into focusing entirely on virtual spaces. This panel will pick the brains of a variety of professionals to frame how architects and designers can ultimately benefit from adopting VR/AR tools.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/7361/fast-forward-the-architecture-of-william-f-cody" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Fast Forward: The Architecture of William F. Cody | Open now until September 25</a>, recommended by Justine Testado</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/ez/eztqv2rkbj4oj18k.jpg"></p><p>It's&nbsp;the final week for the William F....</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149969313/this-week-s-picks-for-nyc-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for NYC architecture and design events Justine Testado 2016-09-19T14:22:00-04:00 >2016-09-22T22:58:23-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/kz/kz4zgs55uivp5vnn.jpg" width="514" height="294" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Fall is creeping up fast, but that means a new season full of architecture and design&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/events" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">events</a>!&nbsp;For anyone who is curious about what local happenings&nbsp;to fit into your weekly schedules,&nbsp;Archinect and&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>&nbsp;have compiled a snappy list of events around town that are worth checking out.</p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/746512/weekly-events-nyc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Check back regularly</a>&nbsp;so you don't miss out. Have a look at our latest selection of NYC events.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/8225/picturing-the-bronx-on-film" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Picturing the Bronx on Film | September 20,</a>&nbsp;recommended by Justine Testado</strong></p><p>Inspired by the legacy of Bronx-born photographer and educator Mel Rosenthal, photojournalist and&nbsp;Bronx Documentary Center founder&nbsp;Michael Kamber will lead this can't-be-missed panel&nbsp;discussion on how The Bronx&nbsp;has been photographed from the mid-20th century to the present. Gain insight&nbsp;from&nbsp;Ricky Flores,&nbsp;Robert A. Gumbs,&nbsp;Sina Nitzsche, and&nbsp;Elle Perez, who all have decades of experience working and living in the borough.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/7912/the-present-is-the-form-of-all-life-the-time-capsules-of-ant-farm-and-lst" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The Present is the Form of All Life: The Time Capsules of Ant Farm and LST | &nbsp;September 21</a>, recommended by Amelia Taylor-H...</strong></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149967763/this-week-s-picks-for-la-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for LA architecture and design events Justine Testado 2016-09-12T15:01:00-04:00 >2016-09-15T23:55:07-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/u1/u18b4tyomvk6nwl1.jpg" width="514" height="208" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Although the warmer temperatures are expected to linger in Los Angeles for awhile, fall is just around the corner. That means another season full of&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/events" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">architecture and design events</a>!&nbsp;Wondering where other design-inclined folks are gathering in the Greater L.A. area? Archinect and&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>&nbsp;compiled a snappy list of noteworthy events around town that are not to be missed.</p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/746680/weekly-events-la" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Check back regularly</a>&nbsp;so you don't miss out on our latest event recommendations. Here are this week's L.A. picks.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/8018/sciarc-architecture-in-the-age-of-digital-media" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">#SCIArc: Architecture in the Age of Digital Media | September 14</a></strong><strong>, recommended by Justine Testado</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/ce/ceqld9clsa8luwwe.jpg"></p><p>How is&nbsp;digital media currently&nbsp;affecting architecture and design? What roles will online publications and social media play&nbsp;in&nbsp;the elusive future of design?&nbsp;These are some of the focal points of this&nbsp;SCI-Arc symposium. Moderated by Bruno Juricic, hear from the notable five-person panel &mdash; which happens to include Archinect Sessions co-producer Amelia Taylor-Hochberg!</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/8170/design-for-the-ages-up-close-with-frances-anderton-and-roman-alonso" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Design for the Ages: Up Close With Frances Anderton ...</a></strong></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149968039/get-lectured-syracuse-university-fall-16 Get Lectured: Syracuse University, Fall '16 Justine Testado 2016-09-12T14:24:00-04:00 >2016-09-15T23:54:50-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/e1/e149qqx8qj4q6788.jpg" width="514" height="349" 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 Fall 2016</strong></a></p><p>Gearing up for another eventful school year this fall?&nbsp;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. Mark those calendars!</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 <a href="http://archinect.com/syracuse" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Syracuse University School of Architecture</a> kicks off their Fall '16 lecture series next week. Check out their international list of speakers below.</p><p><strong>Sept 20</strong><br>Georgina Huljich / P-A-T-T-E-R-N-S, UCLA A.UD</p><p><strong>Sept 22</strong><br>Michael Peng / Gensler</p><p><strong>Sept 27</strong><br>Annabelle Selldorf /&nbsp;Selldorf Architects</p><p><strong>Sept 29</strong><br>Roger Sherman / Gensler, UCLA A.UD</p><p><strong>Oct 4</strong><br>Na Wei / WEI Architects/Elevation Workshop, China Central Academy of Fine Arts</p><p><strong>Oct 18</strong><br>Panos Dragonas / Dragonas Christopoulou Architects, Department of Architec...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149967760/this-week-s-picks-for-nyc-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for NYC architecture and design events Justine Testado 2016-09-12T09:00:00-04:00 >2016-09-15T23:48:40-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/03/036g5a8p5w0dd0v1.jpg" width="514" height="344" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Fall is creeping up fast, but that means a new season full of architecture and design&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/events" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">events</a>!&nbsp;For anyone who is curious about what local happenings&nbsp;to fit into your weekly schedules,&nbsp;Archinect and&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>&nbsp;have compiled a snappy list of events around town that are worth checking out.</p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/746512/weekly-events-nyc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Check back regularly</a>&nbsp;so you don't miss out. Have a look at our latest selection of NYC events.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/7836/convenient-new-york-s-love-affair-with-plastics" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">CONVENIENT | New York's Love Affair With Plastics | September 15</a>, recommended by Justine Testado</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/ju/juu71rqgc9v2t5xd.jpg"><em>Image via MCNY.</em></p><p>Hearing about the negative impact that plastic has on both the built and natural environment is nothing new. And yet, people&nbsp;still use &mdash;&nbsp;and dispose &mdash;&nbsp;so much of the stuff every day.&nbsp;As the final installment of the MCNY's &ldquo;Fast, Cool, and Convenient&rdquo; series,&nbsp;journalist&nbsp;Susan Freinkel&nbsp;will talk about&nbsp;how the rise of plastic helped shape a culture of convenience and our seemingly unbreakable&nbsp;dependency on disposables.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/7951/take-me-i-m-yours" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Take Me (I&rsquo;m Yours) |&nbsp;Opening on September 16</a>, recommended by Amelia Taylor-Hochberg</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/c1/c1nojjnu9nwbm355.jpg"><em>Felix ...</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149967683/get-lectured-university-of-miami-2016-17 Get Lectured: University of Miami, 2016-17 Justine Testado 2016-09-09T14:52:00-04:00 >2016-09-09T14:52:37-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/uu/uuit2tjmp8zp9m8p.jpg" width="514" height="743" 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 Fall 2016</strong></a></p><p>Gearing up for another eventful school year this fall?&nbsp;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. Mark those calendars!</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 <a href="http://archinect.com/schools/cover/5208403/university-of-miami" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">University of Miami School of Architecture</a>'s (UMSoA) Tecnoglass lecture program is back for the 2016-17 academic year. Located in coastal Coral Gables, UMSoA continues to discuss the topic of water and the growing environmental and social problems it poses, such as sea-level rise,&nbsp;drought, and access to clean water.&nbsp;Listed below are upcoming events:</p><p><strong>Sept 14</strong><br>David Waggonner</p><p><strong>Oct 26</strong><br>Alberto Kalach&nbsp;</p><p><strong>Nov 9</strong><br>Juan Domingo Santos</p><p><strong>Feb 13</strong><br>Guy Nordenson</p><p><strong>Feb 20</strong><br>Marion Weiss</p><p><strong>March 22</strong><br>Kunl&eacute; Adeyemi</p><p><strong>Apr...</strong></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149967311/get-lectured-penndesign-fall-16 Get Lectured: PennDesign, Fall '16 Justine Testado 2016-09-08T13:20:00-04:00 >2016-09-14T00:47:09-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ch/ch60tfpcfow6hpcn.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 Fall 2016</strong></a></p><p>Gearing up for another eventful school year this fall?&nbsp;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. Mark those calendars!</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>In <a href="http://archinect.com/schools/cover/400/university-of-pennsylvania" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">PennDesign</a>'s Fall '16 series, look out for lectures from&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/22821/mass-studies" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">MASS Studies</a>' Minsuk Cho, landscape architect <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/78838165/nelson-byrd-woltz-landscape-architects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Thomas Woltz</a>, philosopher <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/149934079/timothy-morton-on-haunted-architecture-dark-ecology-and-other-objects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Timothy Morton</a>, the &ldquo;Under Pressure: Urban Housing&rdquo; symposium, and more.&nbsp;(Unfortunately, Wolf Prix cancelled his lecture for yesterday.)</p><p>Check out the full event series below.</p><p><img alt="" src="https://gallery.mailchimp.com/4d29cc62d167dea835ce55013/images/ce2d2221-b2d2-44ad-bb6b-8085738e6607.gif"></p><p><strong>Sept 12</strong><br>Minsuk Cho / Principal, Mass Studies<br>Recent Work</p><p><strong>Sept 13</strong><br>Elizabeth Milroy /&nbsp;Professor and Department Head, Drexel University&nbsp;College of Media Arts and Design<br>&ldquo;The Grid and th...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149966938/this-week-s-picks-for-la-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for LA architecture and design events Justine Testado 2016-09-06T13:59:00-04:00 >2016-09-13T00:11:24-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/bv/bvpxomwmn4z3qzqf.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Although the warmer temperatures are expected to linger in Los Angeles for awhile, fall is just around the corner. That means another season full of <a href="http://archinect.com/events" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">architecture and design events</a>!&nbsp;Wondering where other design-inclined folks are gathering in the Greater L.A. area? Archinect and&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>&nbsp;compiled a snappy list of noteworthy events around town that are not to be missed.</p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/746680/weekly-events-la" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Check back regularly</a>&nbsp;so you don't miss out on our latest event recommendations. Here are this week's L.A. picks.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/8165/form-work-by-yasushi-ishida" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Form Work by Yasushi Ishida | Opening on September 8</a>, recommended by Alexander Walter</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/55/553ao8pr49h0v4ta.jpg"></p><p>Join Woodbury School of Architecture professor Yasushi Ishida and his students in Hollywood for the opening of Form Work at the WUHO gallery. The show presents a series of experiments with flexible sheet form work for concrete produced during academic year 2015-2016. The exhibition opens on Thursday night at 6pm and will be on view until October 2nd.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/8086/sci-arc-graduate-thesis-weekend" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">SCI-Arc Graduate Thesis Weekend | September 9-11</a>, recommended by Amelia Taylor-...</strong></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149966555/this-week-s-picks-for-nyc-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for NYC architecture and design events Justine Testado 2016-09-05T09:00:00-04:00 >2016-09-06T12:18:44-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/px/pxd5i457heuuj3lw.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Fall is creeping up fast, but that means a new season full of architecture and design <a href="http://archinect.com/events" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">events</a>!&nbsp;For anyone who is curious about what local happenings&nbsp;to fit into your weekly schedules,&nbsp;Archinect and&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>&nbsp;have compiled a snappy list of events around town that are worth checking out.</p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/746512/weekly-events-nyc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Check back regularly</a>&nbsp;so you don't miss out. Have a look at our latest selection of NYC events.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/8152/linda-jacobs-book-talk-strangers-in-the-west-the-syrian-colony-of-new-york-city-1880-1900" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Linda Jacobs Book Talk: &ldquo;Strangers in the West: The Syrian Colony of New York City, 1880-1900&rdquo; |&nbsp;September 6</a>, recommended by Justine Testado</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/qe/qe37msgbhtj5w614.jpg"><em>Photo via KalimahPress.</em></p><p>Scholar and author Linda Jacobs' new book&nbsp;vividly&nbsp;tells the story&nbsp;of &ldquo;Greater Syria&rdquo;-region&nbsp;immigrants&nbsp;who settled in&nbsp;NYC starting in 1880.&nbsp;Jacobs, whose own grandparents were part of the New York Syrian Colony, sheds light on the everyday lives of this&nbsp;early immigrant community and the people who founded it. Taking place at the Skyscraper Museum, this talk is free and open to all.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/8147/aiany-global-dialogues-stone-behind-the-rock" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">AIANY Global Dialogues - STONE | Behind The Rock |&nbsp;September 7</a>, recommend...</strong></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149966483/get-lectured-woodbury-university-fall-16 Get Lectured: Woodbury University, Fall '16 Justine Testado 2016-09-02T13:35:00-04:00 >2016-09-05T00:18:36-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/bt/btabo65my9c9yr5y.jpg" width="514" height="683" 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 Fall 2016</strong></a></p><p>Gearing up for another eventful school year this fall?&nbsp;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. Mark those calendars!</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 <a href="http://archinect.com/woodbury" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Woodbury University School of Architecture</a> Fall '16 lecture series kicks off on September 27. See what events they have in store at their Los Angeles and San Diego campuses, as well as the WUHO and Wedge galleries.</p><p><strong>LOS ANGELES CAMPUS</strong><br>All lectures start at 6:30 p.m.</p><p><strong>Sept 27</strong><br>John Winston<strong> /</strong>&nbsp;Principal of John Winston Studio<br>at&nbsp;Ahmanson Main Space</p><p><strong>Oct 5</strong><br>&ldquo;Calibrating Viscosity&rdquo; panel discussion<br>at Helms Bakery District</p><p><strong>Oct 25</strong><br>Mitchell Squire /&nbsp;Iowa State University<br>at&nbsp;Ahmanson Main Space</p><p><strong>Nov ...</strong></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149966143/get-lectured-usc-fall-16 Get Lectured: USC, Fall '16 Justine Testado 2016-08-31T13:31:00-04:00 >2016-09-04T23:42:13-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/xe/xe8ofiygv4t9s78e.jpg" width="514" height="679" 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 Fall 2016</strong></a></p><p>Gearing up for another eventful school year this fall?&nbsp;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. Mark those calendars!</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>Don't miss out on&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/uscarchitecture" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">University of Southern California School of Architecture</a>'s lecture series this fall.&nbsp;</p><p><strong>Sept 14</strong><br>Mutsuro Sasaki / Principal - Sasaki &amp; Partners<br>&ldquo;Morphogenesis of Flux Structure: New Field of Structural Design&rdquo;</p><p><strong>Sept 21</strong><br>Ma Yanson / Founder + Partner - MAD Architects</p><p><strong>Nov 2</strong><br>Amale Andraos / Dean - Columbia GSAPP; Co-founder - WORKac<br>&ldquo;Why Make Books?&rdquo;</p><p><strong>Nov 16</strong><br>Martha Schwartz / Principal - Martha Schwartz &amp; Partners</p><p>All lectures start at 6:00 p.m. at the&nbsp;Gin D. Wong, FAIA Conference...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149965515/this-week-s-picks-for-la-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for LA architecture and design events Justine Testado 2016-08-29T14:04:00-04:00 >2016-09-04T11:35:48-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/lf/lfffz2ihjc43y3e6.jpg" width="514" height="342" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>The hotter temperatures&nbsp;will be sticking around&nbsp;the&nbsp;L.A. region&nbsp;for awhile, but don't forget to take some&nbsp;time to&nbsp;enjoy these longer days of summer.&nbsp;Curious where to find interesting&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/events" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">architecture-related happenings</a>&nbsp;in Los Angeles? Archinect and&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>&nbsp;compiled a snappy list of noteworthy events around town that are not to be missed!</p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/746680/weekly-events-la" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Check back regularly</a>&nbsp;so you don't miss out on our latest event recommendations. Here are this week's L.A. picks.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/8006/la-s-women-of-design-a-night-of-speed-talks" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">LA&rsquo;s Women of Design &ndash; A Night of Speed Talks | August 30</a>, recommended by Justine Testado</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/xf/xfnkmfxh5ezcnxf2.jpg"></p><p>Who was&nbsp;your favorite mentor? Listen to what&nbsp;local L.A.&nbsp;designers have to share&nbsp;in this pecha&nbsp;kucha-style gathering&nbsp;hosted by the&nbsp;AWA+D, AIA&rsquo;s Women in Architecture, and the SoCal chapter of the National Organization of Minority Architects. Taking place at&nbsp;Perkins+Will's&nbsp;office, participants will have 2 minutes to talk about the people who have influenced them professionally and personally &mdash; and then everyone can join in on the conversation!&nbsp;$10 for members...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149965513/this-week-s-picks-for-nyc-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for NYC architecture and design events Justine Testado 2016-08-29T09:00:00-04:00 >2016-08-29T11:22:04-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/us/usmbncedwyqpgrbq.jpg" width="514" height="399" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>There's plenty of architectural inspiration around NYC to help fill up the longer days of summer.&nbsp;For anyone who is curious about what local&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/events" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">architecture-related events</a>&nbsp;to fit into your weekly schedules,&nbsp;Archinect and&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>&nbsp;have compiled a snappy list of noteworthy happenings around town that are worth checking out.</p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/746512/weekly-events-nyc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Check back regularly</a>&nbsp;so you don't miss out. Have a look at our latest selection of NYC events.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/8148/reading-images-series-democracy" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Reading Images Series: Democracy | August 30</a>, recommended by Justine Testado</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/fd/fd24zkqxdo39g7c2.jpg"><em>Graphics from "Parliament" by XML.</em></p><p>The Storefront for Art and Architecture will be hosting their latest Reading Images event&nbsp;&ldquo;Democracy&rdquo;, which examines the parliaments of 193 United Nations member states. Marking the launch of XML's book &ldquo;Parliament&rdquo;, this discussion asks:&nbsp;&ldquo;How do the spaces, settings, and structures designed for political assembly impact decision-making practices? How do they characterize the nuances in our political systems?&rdquo;. Participants include&nbsp;Max Cohen de Lara, James Graham, Mich...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149965354/take-a-vr-tour-of-yosemite-national-park-with-president-obama Take a VR tour of Yosemite National Park with President Obama Justine Testado 2016-08-25T18:45:00-04:00 >2016-09-03T11:10:03-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/y0/y09u783oc19zir28.jpg" width="514" height="323" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>Among the several tributes to the U.S. National Park Service's centennial birthday today, The White House,&nbsp;National Geographic, Felix &amp; Paul Studios, and Oculus released&nbsp;<a href="https://www.whitehouse.gov/blog/2016/08/25/watch-join-president-obama-virtual-reality-tour-yosemite" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">&ldquo;Through the Ages: President Obama Celebrates America&rsquo;s National Parks&rdquo;</a><em>,</em>&nbsp;a 360-degree VR video featuring stunning views of Yosemite National Park &mdash; narrated by special tour guide President Obama. Captured during the First Family's visit to the park earlier this summer, the nearly 11-minute video shows off popular spots like&nbsp;El Capitan, Mariposa Grove, Glacier Point, and a canoe ride through Merced River.</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/ob/ob5gq4fdosbetf6e.jpg"><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/zh/zhe3sv1nmgusqwgs.jpg"><br><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/02/0272vk87m0mk96w7.jpg"><em>All images via whitehouse.gov.</em></p><p>Watch the full video below. The video is also available on the&nbsp;Oculus Store and <a href="https://www.facebook.com/natgeo/videos/10153864841128951/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">on Facebook</a>.</p><p></p><p>If you're planning for the weekend, visit any of the 413 National Parks IRL for free starting today until August 28. Go&nbsp;<a href="http://findyourpark.com/find" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">find a park</a>&nbsp;near you and show your appreciation to the original landscape architect: Mother Nature.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149964894/get-lectured-university-of-texas-at-austin-fall-16 Get Lectured: University of Texas at Austin, Fall '16 Justine Testado 2016-08-23T18:45:00-04:00 >2016-09-01T23:06:32-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/dz/dzou23brajhd3v97.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 Fall 2016</strong></a></p><p>Gearing up for another eventful school year this fall?&nbsp;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. Mark those calendars!</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>Next up is <a href="http://archinect.com/utsoa" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The University of Texas at Austin, School of Architecture</a>. Kicking off next Monday, UTSOA's jam-packed Fall '16 lecture series includes visits from <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/5458/alberto-campo-baeza" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Alberto Campo Baeza</a> and&nbsp;Sn&oslash;hetta's <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149951182/the-mountaineers-craig-dykers-and-elaine-molinar-of-sn-hetta-on-one-to-one-27" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Craig Dykers</a>, a talk about technology with <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/22604145/theverymany" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">THEVERYMANY</a>'s Marc Fornes, and an investigation of 0 Km Architecture's work &mdash; which aims to minimize one's carbon footprint while promoting the local economy. Also look out for timely exhibitions like &ldquo;States of Incarceration&rdquo;, which explores&nbsp;mas...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149964539/this-week-s-picks-for-la-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for LA architecture and design events Justine Testado 2016-08-22T13:21:00-04:00 >2016-09-01T00:35:41-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/8t/8t6ln560p0xfae0w.jpg" width="514" height="288" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>The hotter temperatures&nbsp;will be sticking around&nbsp;the&nbsp;L.A. region&nbsp;for awhile, but don't forget to take some&nbsp;time to&nbsp;enjoy these longer days of summer.&nbsp;Curious where to find interesting&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/events" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">architecture-related happenings</a>&nbsp;in Los Angeles? Archinect and&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>&nbsp;compiled a snappy list of noteworthy events around town that are not to be missed!</p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/746680/weekly-events-la" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Check back regularly</a>&nbsp;so you don't miss out on our latest event recommendations. Here are this week's L.A. picks.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/8101/east-l-a-interchange-screens-at-la-plaza" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">East L.A. Interchange Screens at La Plaza |&nbsp;August 25</a>, recommended by Nicholas Korody</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/3o/3oq647pzaivknia6.jpg"></p><p>Freeways have historically had major impacts on disenfranchised communities of color. This is especially true in car-centric Los Angeles. Find out more about the history and present of freeways and their effects on the Boyle Heights neighborhood at this free screening.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/8096/cabinet-of-curiosities" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Cabinet of Curiosities | Open now until August 31</a>, recommended by Justine Testado</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/2w/2w0u8juiuzfmkqx8.jpg"><em>Photo via unionstationla.com</em></p><p>It's all in the details. If you find yourself waiting around&nbsp;at Union Station, take a f...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149964258/this-week-s-picks-for-nyc-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for NYC architecture and design events Justine Testado 2016-08-22T09:00:00-04:00 >2016-09-01T00:38:04-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/56/56b3g4bcrcldlxld.jpg" width="514" height="360" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>There's plenty of architectural inspiration around NYC to help fill up the longer days of summer.&nbsp;For anyone who is curious about what local&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/events" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">architecture-related events</a>&nbsp;to fit into your weekly schedules,&nbsp;Archinect and&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>&nbsp;have compiled a snappy list of noteworthy happenings around town that are worth checking out.</p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/746512/weekly-events-nyc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Check back regularly</a>&nbsp;so you don't miss out. Have a look at our latest selection of NYC events.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/7340/roberto-burle-marx-brazilian-modernist" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Roberto Burle Marx: Brazilian Modernist | Open now until September 18</a>, recommended by Justine Testado</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/ro/rot03pkq8kjok2m3.jpg"></p><p><em>Installation view of the exhibition Roberto Burle Marx: Brazilian Modernist, May 6 - September 18, 2016. The Jewish Museum, NY. Photo by: David Heald.</em></p><p>If you&nbsp;haven't been yet, don't miss out on the first full U.S.&nbsp;exhibition&nbsp;of&nbsp;landscape architecture legend&nbsp;Roberto Burle Marx, whose famous&nbsp;works include the&nbsp;boldly patterned&nbsp;sidewalk mosaics at&nbsp;Rio de Janeiro's&nbsp;Copacabana Beach.&nbsp;In this exhibition,&nbsp;seven contemporary&nbsp;artists with ties to Latin America, and who were&nbsp;all born after ...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149963669/examining-the-international-airport-species-from-in-the-unlikely-event Examining the International Airport “species” from “In The Unlikely Event” Justine Testado 2016-08-16T20:31:00-04:00 >2016-08-21T23:15:01-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/8n/8nrog6isi2nle6hx.jpg" width="514" height="300" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>&ldquo;In The Unlikely Event&rdquo; by artist Janet Abrams digs into the nature of the fantastical International Airport typology &mdash; &ldquo;a significant species of monumental urbanism, perhaps the archetypal City State of our time&rdquo;...Created in 2013...ITUE is an ambitious large-scale ceramic installation that showcases the Top 30 of the world's busiest international airports as terra cotta ceramic bas-reliefs, which Abrams molded individually by hand.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Arranged&nbsp;like ancient&nbsp;fossils&nbsp;at a natural history museum,&nbsp;In The Unlikely Event (ITUE) is part two&nbsp;of Abrams' ongoing "A Natural History of Technology" case study series. In ITUE, each airport stands as&nbsp;a&nbsp;physical architectural expression of its home&nbsp;country's ambitions to compete in the global economy.&nbsp;</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/650x/58/58ptuaiytlkzxljj.jpg"><br><em>In The Unlikely Event, view during its US debut at form + concept gallery, Santa Fe, May 27 2016. Photo courtesy of Janet Abrams.</em></p><p>The exhibition is currently at Santa Fe's form + concept gallery until August 22. Read&nbsp;more about the project&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/news/5085/in-the-unlikely-event-examines-the-international-airport-species" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">on Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149963415/senator-tim-kaine-weighs-in-on-the-future-of-u-s-affordable-housing Senator Tim Kaine weighs in on the future of U.S. affordable housing Justine Testado 2016-08-15T18:57:00-04:00 >2016-08-16T13:58:51-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/tw/twbo9mhv5zqw60ks.jpg" width="514" height="300" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Democratic [VP] candidate Senator Tim Kaine drew a bright line on Friday between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on a subject important to pretty much every voter: housing. While Americans say that housing is as important an issue as other priorities, so far the subject hasn&rsquo;t come up much during the campaign. That just changed....His editorial outlines the ways that a Clinton administration would work to make housing fairer and more affordable.</p></em><br /><br /><p>A closer look at Sen. Tim Kaine's <a href="http://www.cnn.com/2016/08/12/opinions/affordable-housing-election-clinton-kaine/index.html" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">opinion editorial</a>, wherein he briefly outlines the Clinton administration's plans on fairer housing laws.</p><p>More on Archinect:</p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149962751/shoring-up-america-s-infrastructure-by-repatriating-money-stashed-overseas" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Shoring up America's infrastructure by repatriating money stashed overseas</a></p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149960406/how-republicans-and-democrats-differ-when-it-comes-to-infrastructure" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">How Republicans and Democrats differ when it comes to infrastructure</a></p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149946044/glitz-and-ego-the-architectural-legacy-of-donald-trump-the-developer" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">"Glitz and ego" &ndash; the architectural legacy of Donald Trump, the developer</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149963014/this-week-s-picks-for-la-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for LA architecture and design events Justine Testado 2016-08-15T13:53:00-04:00 >2016-08-21T21:26:56-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/gg/ggaofoqz5ufy92rn.jpg" width="514" height="326" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>The hotter temperatures&nbsp;will be sticking around&nbsp;the&nbsp;L.A. region&nbsp;for awhile, but don't forget to take some&nbsp;time to&nbsp;enjoy these longer days of summer.&nbsp;Curious where to find interesting&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/events" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">architecture-related happenings</a>&nbsp;in Los Angeles? Archinect and&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>&nbsp;compiled a snappy list of noteworthy events around town that are not to be missed!</p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/746680/weekly-events-la" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Check back regularly</a>&nbsp;so you don't miss out on our latest event recommendations. Here are this week's L.A. picks.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/8073/debt-assembly" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">DEBT Assembly | August 18</a>, recommended by Nicholas Korody</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/cr/cr3ozi132vmfncv5.jpg"></p><p>Student debt is one of the most profound issues affecting the architectural discipline right now. While the average student debt for a US American student is $29,400, according to a recent poll by the American Institute of Architecture Students, architecture students graduate with an average of $40,000 in loans. Head out to this event to learn more about strategies to mitigate and resist debt through collective action.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/8075/town-hall-feelings-vs-facts" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Town Hall: Feelings vs Facts | August 19</a>, recommended by Amelia Taylor-...</strong></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/149963016/this-week-s-picks-for-nyc-architecture-and-design-events This week's picks for NYC architecture and design events Justine Testado 2016-08-15T09:00:00-04:00 >2016-08-21T21:26:22-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/gi/giyv8z2n8d74yt80.jpg" width="514" height="514" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>There's plenty of architectural inspiration around NYC to help fill up the longer days of summer.&nbsp;For anyone who is curious about what local&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/events" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">architecture-related events</a>&nbsp;to fit into your weekly schedules,&nbsp;Archinect and&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>&nbsp;have compiled a snappy list of noteworthy happenings around town that are worth checking out.</p><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/746512/weekly-events-nyc" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Check back regularly</a>&nbsp;so you don't miss out. Have a look at our latest selection of NYC events.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/8074/undocumented-architecture-with-tings-chak-and-victoria-law" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Undocumented Architecture with Tings Chak and Victoria Law |&nbsp;August 18</a>, recommended by Nicholas Korody</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/yn/ynpaehf93uaka6sc.jpg"></p><p>How is architectural design complicit in the violence of immigration detention? "Undocumented: the Architecture of Migrant Detention" is a new graphic novel that employs traditional means of architectural representation to confront the discipline's culpability in carceral violence. Join the author and journalist Victoria Law for a discussion of the work.</p><p><strong><a href="http://bustler.net/events/7970/remembering-the-future-architecture-at-the-1964-65-new-york-world-s-fair" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Remembering the Future: Architecture at the 1964/65 New York World's Fair |&nbsp;August 20</a>, recommended by Justine Testado</strong></p><p><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/1010x/tx/txx7rzvptrynjurw.jpg"><em>Photo: Du...</em></p>