Thesis

Selected Graduate Thesis Exhibition 2017

Selected Graduate Thesis Exhibition 2017

Join Graduate Programs Chair Elena Manferdini and Graduate Thesis Coordinator Florencia Pita for an in-depth look at SCI-Arc's Selected Graduate Thesis Exhibition 2017, a...
Andrew Zago: Thesis Prep lecture (February 24, 2014)

Andrew Zago: Thesis Prep lecture (February 24, 2014)

Andrew Zago surveys the recent history of graduate thesis at SCI-Arc, discussing the recession, dissatisfaction with the state of the profession, and the energy...
Eric Owen Moss: Selected thesis exhibition 2013 (September 20, 2013)

Eric Owen Moss: Selected thesis exhibition 2013 (September 20, 2013)

Eric Owen Moss congratulates the students whose work was selected for the exhibition, noting that many other projects produced as part of the 2013...
Andrew Zago: Thesis Research lecture (February 9, 2015)

Andrew Zago: Thesis Research lecture (February 9, 2015)

Andrew Zago briefly outlines the recent history of thesis at SCI-Arc in terms of relevance and plausibility, illustrating how a project's plausibility might be...
SCI-Arc B.Arch Thesis Weekend 2018

SCI-Arc B.Arch Thesis Weekend 2018

Highlights from SCI-Arc's 2018 B.Arch Thesis Weekend. The weekend’s events included reviews of the 48 thesis projects with over 50 critics including SCI-Arc faculty...
Todd Gannon: Thesis Research lecture (February 16, 2015)

Todd Gannon: Thesis Research lecture (February 16, 2015)

Todd Gannon proposes five general guidelines to graduate students embarking on their thesis:Privilege Difference Over Similarity Avoid Cliché Making Privilege How Over What Develop New Vocabularies Enfranchise New...
SCI-Arc Graduate Thesis presents ‘Miniatures’ at Hauser Wirth and Schimmel Gallery

SCI-Arc Graduate Thesis presents ‘Miniatures’ at Hauser Wirth and Schimmel Gallery

SCI-Arc Graduate Thesis presents 'Miniatures' at the prestigious Hauser Wirth & Schimmel gallery. Students in the M.Arch program present their work-in-progress thesis projects to...
Stan Allen Early works and ideas in-formation (March 3, 2017)

Stan Allen Early works and ideas in-formation (March 3, 2017)

As part of a special lecture for graduate students currently preparing their thesis proposals, Stan Allen discusses five canonical figures—Robert Venturi, Peter Eisenman, Aldo...
Thesis Prep Symposium (March 6, 2012)

Thesis Prep Symposium (March 6, 2012)

Elena Manferdini moderates a discussion between Eric Owen Moss, Hernan Diaz Alonso, Jeffrey Kipnis, and Peter Eisenman regarding the relevance of thesis in architecture...
Neil M. Denari: Thesis building (November 13, 2015)

Neil M. Denari: Thesis building (November 13, 2015)

Neil Denari surveys historical examples of buildings that might or might not constitute a thesis, starting with Corbusier's Villa Savoye and the Florey Building,...