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Symposium on Architecture: How to See Architecture: Bruno Zevi (MArch ’42)

Symposium on Architecture: How to See Architecture: Bruno Zevi (MArch ’42) (2018)

One hundred years after his birth, the prolific work of Roman architect Bruno Zevi continues to engage current problems in theory and criticism, and...
Lab Cult: An unorthodox history of interchanges between science and architecture

Lab Cult: An unorthodox history of interchanges between science and architecture (2018)

Today, after many decades of questioning science’s capacity to provide answers to architecture’s social mandate, architects and designers are once again enchanted with the...
Environment(al) Exhibition Symposium (2018)

Environment(al) Exhibition Symposium (2018)

SCI-Arc presents Environment, a public exhibition examining contemporary attitudes toward environment in a post-digital context. The capacity of constructed natures to produce admixtures of...
Deep Vista (2018)

Deep Vista (2018)

New ideas in architectural practice and theory arising from rapidly changing technology will be explored by experts in design, education, philosophy and other disciplines...
Encounters with Arakawa and Madeline Gins (2018)

Encounters with Arakawa and Madeline Gins (2018)

A half-day conference on the occasion of the opening of the Arthur Ross Architecture Gallery exhibition Arakawa and Madeline Gins: Eternal Gradient. The event...
GSD at the Chicago Architecture Biennial: New Materialisms

GSD at the Chicago Architecture Biennial: New Materialisms (2017)

“New Materialisms: Histories Make Practice | Practices Make History” brings together historians, critics, and practitioners to discuss the complex ways in which architecture is...
Machines of Loving Grace: A Symposium on AI, Architecture and Virtual Worlds

Machines of Loving Grace: A Symposium on AI, Architecture and Virtual Worlds (2017)

Popularly labeled as the 4th Industrial Revolution, the proliferation of artificial intelligence, robotics, automation and virtual reality is transforming the socioeconomic structure of our...
Objects, Contexts, Canons and Experiments: Four Conversations on Theory and History

Objects, Contexts, Canons and Experiments: Four Conversations on Theory and History (2017)

Where are we today regarding the way we produce and teach the theory and history of architecture, cities, and landscapes? Should we still give...
The (Dis)enchanted Subject of Architecture

The (Dis)enchanted Subject of Architecture (2016)

Contemporary architecture stages the re-enchantment of the subject. Its recent turns toward the charms of the market, self-organization, complexity, and affect seek to discredit...
Cambridge Talks X | Bound and Unbound: The Sites of Utopia (2016)

Cambridge Talks X | Bound and Unbound: The Sites of Utopia (2016)

In the five hundred years since the publication of Thomas More’s Of A Republic’s Best State and of the New Island of Utopia (1516),...