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Mikyoung Kim - Navigating the Art & Science of the Landscape

Mikyoung Kim shares the work of the Mikyoung Kim Design firm and their research and development of landscapes that focus on environmental and physiological health and well being in the public realm…

From  Kathryn Gentilello A month ago 5 views 0  

Zena Howard - Culture in Architecture: An Expression of Values

This lecture is presented by the School of Architecture and the Georgia Tech National Organization of Minority Architects Students (NOMAS) Chapter. Zena Howard sees the built environment as an…

From  Kathryn Gentilello A month ago 4 views 0  

Dana Buntrock - What Could Go Wrong?

Her lecture, titled, "What Could Go Wrong?" asks, "What’s architecture?" Who we are and what we do gets reinvented in response to economic or legal change. In the 1960s and…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 2 Months ago 23 views 0  

Alan Organschi - The Carbon Positive City: Building in the Bio-Economy

Alan Organschi will join the School of Architecture as the Portman Prize Studio Critic for the Spring 2019 semester. On November 7, Organschi will present a lecture titled, "The Carbon Positive…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 5 Months ago 19 views 0  

Nader Tehrani - The Tectonic Grain

With an office dedicated to academia, NADAAA –and its principal, Nader Tehrani-- have been dedicated to building bridges between practice and its aligned disciplines for over 20 years. Having…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 5 Months ago 4 views 0  

When the World Talks Back … Connecting People and Things - Jim Budd, Noah Posner, Wei Wang, Stuart Romm

Over the past 10 to 15 years the evolution of smart, sensor-based products and systems has reshaped the way we interact with each other and the world around us. This Research Forum will compare a…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 6 Months ago 2 views 0  

Diversity and Inclusion Council Panel Discussion - Peggy McIntosh, Kaye Husbands Fealing, Robert Kirkman

The College of Design Diversity and Inclusion Council has invited Peggy McIntosh, senior research scientist and former associate director for the Wellesley Centers for Women, Kaye Husbands Fealing,…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 6 Months ago 5 views 0  

Anne Marie Duvall Decker - Public Work - Architecture as Instrument

Each new or renovated building changes its community. These interventions have consequences in the lives of hundreds, maybe thousands of people who encounter them. Architects face the challenges of…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 7 Months ago 4 views 0  

Organic Memories Featuring Multi-Bit Storage - Klaus Meerholz

Photochromic molecules provide an intriguing and relatively untapped alternative to traditional materials utilized in organic memory devices. We have recently reported on a new prototype of a…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 10 Months ago 3 views 0  

Decay, Maintenance and Repair Symposium Session 3 and Panel - Joe Brown, David Frost, Steve Usselman

Joe Brown - Reliability and Resilience: Drinking Water Infrastructure in Rural Bangladesh, Ethiopia, Mozambique, and Pakistan ABSTRACT: This presentation describes national-scale surveys of rural…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 11 Months ago 4 views 0  

Decay, Maintenance and Repair Symposium Session 1 and Panel - Kate Irvin, Lynnette Widder, Claire Weisz, Andrew Russell

Katie Irvin - Repair and Design Futures: Lessons from Mended Textiles ABSTRACT: This presentation explores the lessons that worldwide practices of mending offer designers today, moving from historic…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 11 Months ago 6 views 0  

Decay, Maintenance and Repair Symposium Session 2 and Panel - Laura Forlano, Lisa Marks, Priya Jain

Laura Forlano - The Best Sleep of My Life ABSTRACT: This paper takes on the tensions between the imaginaries of automation and in networked medical devices and the realities of lived experience by…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 11 Months ago 16 views 0  

Decay, Maintenance and Repair Symposium - Sabir Khan, Andrew Russell

How do decay, maintenance and repair figure in the design, fabrication, and use of buildings, devices, and systems? Would attention to impermanence -- how things age, deteriorate, become obsolete,…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 11 Months ago 30 views 0  

New and Improved! - Brian Bell, David Yocum

Brian Bell and David Yocum are Principals of the Practice for the School of Architecture and are the co-founders and principals of BLDGS. The firm is a full service architectural practice dedicated…

From  Kathryn Gentilello A year ago 10 views 0  

Bio-inspired Materials: New Approaches to Molecular Building Blocks - Craig Hawker

Marine organisms use organic building blocks in unique ways to achieve materials with exceptional properties. With inspiration from these natural systems, the design of synthetic building blocks to…

From  Kathryn Gentilello A year ago 86 views 0  

Nouvelles Richesses: Curating the French National Pavilion at the 2016 Biennale - Jordi Pimas, Grichka Martinetti

Jordi Pimàs is the founding partner at Studio 1984 and Grichka Martinetti is the founding partner at Atelierpng Architecture. Together with AJAP14 and Frédéric Bonnet,…

From  Kathryn Gentilello A year ago 7 views 0