States of Urbanism

States of Urbanism

A converstation on graphic architecture and plastic politics. Featuring: Neil Denari, Principal of NMDA and Chair of UCLA A.UD Robert Somol, Director of the...
Robert Somol – Whatever Happened to Picking Fights?

Robert Somol – Whatever Happened to Picking Fights?

Lecture date: 2005-11-09'As an alternative to a critical mode of disciplinarity, current efforts have come to fetishise technique under the various rubrics including 'research',...
Jeff Kipnis, Robert Somol – Eisenman, Koolhaas, Architecture

Jeff Kipnis, Robert Somol – Eisenman, Koolhaas, Architecture

Lecture date: 2006-02-01As a response to the conversation between Peter Eisenman and Rem Koolhaas at the AA two days earlier, Jeff Kipnis and Robert...