Archinect - +FARM Design, Fabrication, and Construction 2014-07-28T06:25:30-04:00 http://archinect.com/blog/article/97172314/farm-softcore-hardform +FARM: SoftCore-HardForm +farm 2014-04-03T11:21:58-04:00 >2014-05-13T05:46:57-04:00 <p><em>SoftCore-HardForm&nbsp;//////// Project Bio</em></p><p>Due to their resilience while threatened by a blizzard, students successfully designed, fabricated, and constructed a seven-person sweat lodge over the course of three-and-a-half days. As students constructed the lodge on a mountain of snow, nasty weather didn&rsquo;t slow down the fast-paced, all-hands-in collaborative design and construction process. The project focused on the design, fabrication, and construction of a sweat lodge using stainless steel and cedar planks on a 300 acre farm, adjacent to a 1860s farm house. Through design and work sessions, focused discussions, and technical sessions with metal fabricators as well as craftsmen, the assignment intended to spark new life into the old house and nearby apple orchard. The farmers also wanted a structure that was visible from the road and reverent to the surrounding fields. Although the area is predominantly farmland, the sweat lodge seeks to enhance an emerging relationship with secondary us...</p> http://archinect.com/blog/article/96020541/silo-city-rigidized-metals Silo City + Rigidized Metals +farm 2014-03-19T13:11:13-04:00 >2014-03-25T22:19:01-04:00 <p>Here on the Buffalo River waterfront.......</p> http://archinect.com/blog/article/95723939/summer-studio-2014-performance-pavilion Summer Studio 2014 - Performance Pavilion +farm 2014-03-15T16:56:25-04:00 >2014-03-15T16:56:25-04:00 <p>Open Call: Summer Studio Performance Pavilion</p><p>Applications being accepted until April 30th 2014</p><p>for more information please visit: <a href="http://www.plusfarm.org" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">www.plusfarm.org</a></p> http://archinect.com/blog/article/95118810/farm-summer-2014-performance-pavilion +FARM Summer 2014: Performance Pavilion +farm 2014-03-07T15:58:38-05:00 >2014-03-11T18:12:14-04:00 <p>+FARM is excited to announce our Summer Studio Open Call for two design, fabrication, and construction Projects:</p><p>June 2014: Performance Pavilion at the Farm</p><p>August 2014: Tactical Tectonics at Silo City, Buffalo, New York</p><p>for more information visit: <a href="http://www.plusfarm.org" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">www.plusfarm.org</a></p> http://archinect.com/blog/article/66171538/farm-summer-studio-2013-open-call +FARM Summer Studio 2013 OPEN CALL +farm 2013-01-24T16:58:11-05:00 >2013-01-24T16:58:11-05:00 <p> +FARM is pleased to announce:</p> <p> OPEN CALL: Summer Studio 2013 - The Hunter and Artists Cabin</p> <p> August 3 - 11, 2013</p> <p> The project for this year's week long intensive design and construction workshop is to build a cabin for the Hunter and the Artist.&nbsp;&nbsp; During the week participants are introduced to emerging design processes through hands-on construction. Away from the confines of an insular indoor studio practice, the team of participants and craftsmen will be able to engage architecture directly, both theoretically and physically on site. This year, the goal of the studio is to explore the programmatic relationship between a Hunter + Artist, and build a cabin for both users on the Five Sisters Farm in Perrysburg, NY.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Seven applicants selected from an open call will work closely with local craftsmen and practicing professionals on site, developing practical, technological, and presentational skills.</p> <p> <br> Please visit <a href="http://www.plusfarm.org" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">www.plusfarm.org</a> for information about our exciting 2013 Summ...</p> http://archinect.com/blog/article/65851350/2013-design-build-summer-workshop 2013 Design Build Summer workshop +farm 2013-01-19T23:13:53-05:00 >2013-01-19T23:13:53-05:00 <p>+ Farm 2013 Open Call: The Hunter + Artist Cabin</p> <p>Live and work on a 300-acre farm south of Buffalo, New York and participate in an opportunity to transform a 100-year old farm into a sustainable artist colony.&nbsp; You will be participating in a unique program that seeks to engage architecture while working on a functioning farm.&nbsp; +Farm architectural workshop is in it's Third Year of a significantly broader project goal of questioning, envisioning and constructing a model for a 21st century rural farm economy.</p> <p><strong>Participants</strong></p> <p>Seven Students will be selected from an open call.&nbsp; Selections will be made based on previous work and presentation skills within the realm of art, agriculture, architecture, design, and fabrication.</p> <p><strong>Schedule</strong></p> <p>Arrive: Saturday August 3, 2013</p> <p>Depart: Sunday August 11, 2013</p> http://archinect.com/blog/article/56409340/farm_2012 +FARM_2012 +farm 2012-09-01T08:15:10-04:00 >2012-10-21T09:10:01-04:00 <p>Upcoming Events:</p> <p><strong>Artist Residency Workshop: Juried Open Call.</strong></p> <p>Information to be posted November 2012</p> <p>Residency Workshop - Summer 2013</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>+FARM Architecture Workshop 2013: Juried Open Call.</strong></p> <p>Summer Workshop 2013 - Information posted November 2012</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.plusfarm.org" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">www.plusfarm.org</a></p>