Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Cambridge, MA


Spring 2016 Lecture Series

By iche
Feb 18, '16 3:40 PM EST

02/04   Fred Turner
The Politics of Interactivity in Cold War America
6 PM, Long Lounge/7-429

02/08   Jan Haenraets
Terrace Gardens in Mughal Kashmir
6 PM, 3-133

02/08   Film Screening: Collaborations; a portrait of David Adjaye
6 PM, E14-633

02/09   Lucia Allais
Bending: UNESCO House and the Architecture of Mediocracy
6 PM, Long Lounge/7-429

02/11   Future of the Library
David Adjaye, Chris Bourg, Ginnie Cooper, Jeffrey Schnapp, Nader Tehrani; Moderated by Ana Miljački
2016 Eugene C. McDermott Award in the Arts at MIT
6 PM, 10-250

02/18   S-M.A.O. Juan Carlos Sancho and Sol Madridejos
Research About Folding
6 PM, Long Lounge/7-429

02/22   Amir Roth
The Present and Future of DOE’s Energy Modeling Program
12:30 PM, Long Lounge/7-429

02/25   Jeanne Gang
Defining Practice, Embracing Blur
The 22nd Pietro Belluschi Lecture
6 PM, 10-250 

02/26   2015 Schlossman Research Fellowship and Louis C. Rosenberg Travel Fellowship Presentations
Anastasia Hiller, Julia Litman-Cleper, Ryan McLaughlin, Caroline Murphy, Kelly Presutti, Elizabeth Yarina
6 PM, Long Lounge/7-429

02/29   Ron Bakker
On the Edge
12:30 PM, Long Lounge/7-420

02/29  Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev
Drafting Exhibitions: Empathy and Artistic Relations
6 PM, E15-001

02/29   Imagining New Technology
4 PM, Exhibition opening at the MIT Museum, MIT2016

03/03   Cadaval & Solà-Morales
Eduardo Cadaval & Clara Solà-Morales: Recent Works
6 PM, Long Lounge/7-429

03/07  Jorge Fernández Torres, Magdalena Campos-Pons, Doris Sommer, and Timothy Hyde
Future Island: Cuba
6 PM, E15-001 

03/08   Billie Tsien and Tod Williams
A Building is a Verb
6 PM, Long Lounge/7-429

03/11   New Frontiers in Gulf Urbanism
12 - 5 PM, 1-390

03/11  Orit Halpern
Apocalyptic Hope: Infrastructure, Speculation, and "Smartness"
5 PM, Long Lounge/7-429

03/14   Soumyen Bandyopadhyay
Omani 'New Towns' of the 17th Century: Birkat Al-Mawz and Al-Hamra
6 PM, 3-133

03/17  Angelo Bucci
SPBR Recent Works
The Arthur H. Schein Memorial Lecture
6 PM, 10-250

03/28  Irit Rogoff
6 PM, E15-001

03/29  David Adjaye
Keynote Lecture
2016 Eugene McDermott Award in the Arts at MIT
6 PM, Kresge Auditorium

03/30-03/31 Future of the Campus Symposium
MIT 2016 Centennial + McDermott Award in the Arts at MIT
All day, Kresge Auditorium

03/31-04/01 The Future of Suburbia Conference
Center for Advanced Urbanism
Media Lab, 6th Floor

04/04   Filippo de Dominicis
Towards a Multiscale Human Environment: Islamic sub-Saharan Africa and Post-war Modern Urbanism
6 PM, 3-133

04/07 Alexander D'Hooghe, Anton Garcia-Abril, Neri Oxman
Open House Lecture: 3 X 3: Future Architectures
6 PM, Media Lab Silverman Room

04/11 Jane Wernick
Commodity, Firmness and Delight: An Engineer's Response
The 10th Goldstein Lecture in Architecture, Engineering, and Science
6 PM, Long Lounge/7-429 

04/11  Hou Hanru
6 PM, E15-001

04/14 Mary Roberts
Istanbul Networks and Cosmopolitan Culture: Art History Beyond a National Frame
6 PM, Long Lounge/7-429

04/20   Leon Wainwright
Materiality and Mobility: Political Geographies of Caribbean Art
6 PM, 3-133

04/21   Jenny Sabin
Matter Design Computation: Cells, Bits and Atoms
6 PM, Long Lounge/7-429

04/22   Shona Kitchen
Hybrid Landscapes
5 PM, Long Lounge/7-429

04/23   MIT Centennial / Institute Open House
MIT 2016: Celebrating a Century in Cambridge for all events.

04/25   Corinne Diserens
6 PM, E-15-001

04/25  Charles Correa Memorial Lecture
School of Architecture & Planning

04/27   Phil Freelon + David Adjaye
2016 Eugene McDermott Award in the Arts in MIT
6 PM, Long Lounge/7-429

04/28   Future of the Museum
David Adjaye, Thelma Golden, Jill Medvedow, Charles Renfro, Lorna Simpson; Moderated by Meejin Yoon
2016 Eugene McDermott Award in the Arts at MIT
6 PM, 10-250

05/02   Lars Bang Larsen
6 PM, E15-001