John Gardner (Critic, Architecture) has recently had his work featured in an article, Painting on planes: Stunning sketches of airplane life, on the CNN: Travel website. The article takes the form of an extended interview with Gardner in which he talks about the formation of his body of observational sketches during his international travels.
Architecture and Design
Peter Yeadon (Professor, Interior Architecture) recently delivered a lecture at Cornell University’s College of Architecture, Art, and Planning in Lower Manhattan. The presentation entitled, Material Prospects, focused on new, innovative applications for smart materials and nanomaterials in the built environment, and it contained many insights that Yeadon had developed at the MacDowell Colony and the China […]
Peter Yeadon (Professor, Interior Architecture) has been included in a new book by Actar Publishers, the book features a nano-robotics project developed at his practice in New York City. The book, XXL – XS. New Directions in Ecological Design, was edited by Dr. Mitchell Joachim (New York University) and Michael Silver (University of Buffalo), with interviews and […]
Carl Lostritto (Assistant Professor, Architecture) will have his work exhibited, he will give a talk and he offer a workshop at the forthcoming, Designing the Computational Image + Imagining Computational Design Exhibition, at Carnegie Mellon’s Miller Gallery in Pittsburgh, PA on October 7th and 8th. The exhibit, which draws from both history and contemporary practices […]
Paul Karasik (Critic, Illustration) and his co-author Mark Newgarden have had their new book, How To Read Nancy : The Elements of Comics in Three Easy Panels, published by Fantagraphics. They were also interviewed about their new book in, The Daily Heller, a PRINT Magazine blog from renown design authority, Steven Heller.
Artist and poet Jen Bervin will be on campus for the launch of her book, Silk Poems, on Tuesday, 3rd October 2017 at 6:30PM at the GD Commons, Design Center. The book is the final component of Jen’s Silk Poems project, conducted in conjunction with Tufts’ University’s Silk Lab. The project premiered at MASSMoCA in a yearlong exhibition and includes […]
Jonathan Knowles (Professor, Architecture) and Laura Briggs (Critic, Architecture) have been collectively and individually featured in a new book entitled, Passive House Details: Solutions for High-Performance Design, edited by Donald R. Corner, Jan C. Fillinger, and Alison G. Kwok, published by Routledge. Knowles and Briggs joint vacation house project in Saugerties, NY completed in 2015 and Briggs […]
Laura Briggs (Critic, Architecture) recently attended the Alternative Economic and Monetary Systems (AEMS) workshop in Vienna, Austria – an academic summer program that offered an evaluation of economic alternatives that considers natural boundaries and the human factor to be equal parts of the equation. The goal of the workshop was to help solve some of […]
Jonathan Knowles (Professor, Architecture) has recently attended the Green Building Solutions workshop in Vienna, Austria which specializes in providing first-hand ecological knowledge and engineering expertise during in a three-week program. The program was split into two weeks of lectures, workshops and excursions, with the third week dedicated to designing a group project incorporating the knowledge […]
Gwen van den Eijnde (Assistant Professor, Apparel Design) has recently published a new website : www.gvde.net The website shows a selection of 21 projects, created internationally over the past fifteen years, mainly in France, Germany, Switzerland and Poland. The projects reflect Gwen van den Eijnde’s unique creativity and his interest in collaborative, interdisciplinary work, blending […]