Yale School of Architecture symposium – Noncompliant Bodies: Social Equity and Public Space, “designers of the built environment tend to overlook or actively exclude persons who fall outside white, male, heterosexual, able-bodied norms.” Convened by Joel Sanders and Susan Stryker with a cross-disciplinary group of designers and scholars.
The chair of the Department of Architecture in Cornell University’s College of Architecture, Art, and Planning will bear the name of Richard Meier (B.Arch. 1956).
AIA San Francisco’s Design Awards program recognizes the outstanding achievements in architecture and design of Bay Area professionals as well as celebrates the distinguished work of architects from afar.
Oslo Architecture Triennale news – Letters to the Mayor: Oslo presents missives written by architects to city’s Mayor, bringing pressing issues and new ideas, part of an international series initiated by Storefront for Art and Architecture.
The Southern California Institute of Architecture news – students can travel to the Nike’s world headquarters in Beaverton, Oregon for a 5-day brainstorming session with members of the Nike design team.
Urban Intermedia: City, Archive, Narrative – Harvard Mellon Urban Initiative and Graduate School of Design, Harvard University; Opening: January 26, 2018, 6:30 pm at Aedes Architecture Forum.
The Southern California Institute of Architecture news – SCI-Arc Director Hernan Diaz Alonso announces appointment of architectural historian and theorist Marrikka Trotter as full-time faculty member and Coordinator of History + Theory.
ArkDes news – “there is a revolution underway in architecture and design publishing, that is giving a voice to independent editors and critics as never before”. The Swedish centre for architecture and design dives into this debate.
Richard Meier and Frank Stella: Space and Form is an intimate installation of photographs, drawings, collages, a sculpture and an architectural model that traces the relationship between the architect and the artist through their careers.
DesignMorphine is a creative hub for design trough workshops, lectures, projects and explorations in the field of architecture, design and arts. They planning a scholarship project to help at least one very talented student.
Timber Rising: Vertical visions for the cities of tomorrow. The first comprehensive architectural exhibition to look at the new revolution in timber high-rise building, in a space designed by Zaha Hadid Architects.
It is 100 years since women entered into the architectural profession in the UK and began at the Architectural Association (AA) School in London. Academic Dr Elizabeth Darling is an expert in gender and architecture history in the UK. Her research work features in a new exhibition.
SpazioFMG per l’Architettura exhibition, Milan gallery: The Why Factory – Research, Education and Public Engagement – TU Delft + MVRDV, Dutch architecture show in Italy
The travelling Human Cities exhibition presents the process and results of co-creating activities in the experimental Labs of all the Human Cities partners in ten different European cities. The next upcoming Exhibition is landing at Bilbao Design Week.