John Lautner (January 23, 1991)

John Lautner (January 23, 1991)

SCI-Arc student Dina Silverman introduces the lecture series followed by Michael Rotondi who introduces to John Lautner.Lautner begins by distinguishing his own work from...
Mark Foster Gage: Design liquidity (November 9, 2011)

Mark Foster Gage: Design liquidity (November 9, 2011)

Hernan Diaz Alonso introduces Mark Foster Gage, characterizing his work as a search for balance between past and future.Gage read excerpts from his article...
Gilles Retsin: Bits & pieces: discrete architecture (December 5, 2018)

Gilles Retsin: Bits & pieces: discrete architecture (December 5, 2018)

David Ruy introduces Gilles Retsin as part of the second wave of designers engaging digital technologies, especially focused on an aesthetics of the discontinuous...
Peter Zellner: Practices & projects (September 26, 2012)

Peter Zellner: Practices & projects (September 26, 2012)

After being introduced by Hsingming Fung, Peter Zellner thanks the SCI-Arc administration, his SCI-Arc colleagues and students, and his office crew. He presents quick...
SACHI HOUSE

SACHI HOUSE

why:​​​​​​​For patients to restore their dignity of life.why:入院患者が人生の尊厳を取り戻すために。16.7%Percentage of Japanese families participating in policy selections for end-of-life patients' dignity (International Comparative Research Report on Ideal Detection and Death)終末期患者の尊厳のための政策選択に参加している日本の家族の割合(理想の発見と死に関する国際比較研究報告)Link for more: http://www.ilcjapan.org/study/doc/committeeAnnounce_0612.pdfPatients who are forced to stay hospitalized often suffer from loneliness and anxiety in an inorganic space of a hospital. It is difficult to have in such a place where…
Wolf Prix: Architecture is now (September 30, 1987)

Wolf Prix: Architecture is now (September 30, 1987)

Wolf Prix is introduced Michael Rotondi, discussing his office, Coop Himmelb(l)au, based in Vienna, and engaging the discipline of architecture on a range of...
Marcelo Spina: Wholes, holes & all the other stuff in-between (October 7, 2009)

Marcelo Spina: Wholes, holes & all the other stuff in-between (October 7, 2009)

Hernan Diaz Alonso introduces Marcelo Spina, founder and co-principal, along with Georgina Huljich, of P-A-T-T-E-R-N-S, a design research architectural practice based in Los Angeles....
Mark Foster Gage: Full of Vexation Come I, with Complaint (January 26, 2018)

Mark Foster Gage: Full of Vexation Come I, with Complaint (January 26, 2018)

Hernan Diaz Alonso introduces Mark Foster Gage, characterizing his current installation and design studio at SCI-Arc as formalizations of the informal exchange that has...
Sarah Whiting: Engaging autonomy (November 6, 2013)

Sarah Whiting: Engaging autonomy (November 6, 2013)

Sarah Whiting begins by identifying a trend in current architecture in which both theory and the object are minimized. She argues this betrays a...
Neil M. Denari: Facticity (November 28, 2012)

Neil M. Denari: Facticity (November 28, 2012)

Neil Denari frames his talk as a tribute to Lebbeus Woods, describing his discovery of Woods’s work as a student, and becoming friends later...