Posts Tagged ‘Architecture’

Lostritto Projects into The Night Gallery

Carl Lostritto (Assistant Professor, Architecture) was one of four exhibitors recently featured in The Architect’s Newspaper. The article reviewed a series of month long installations at the Night Gallery in Chicago, which is curated by Future Firm. Lostritto exhibited a series of drawings and a corresponding animated version of the architectural geometry. From the article: […]

A Happening of the Abstract Technical

Two artists who practice within and around the discipline of Architecture–Carl Lostritto (Assistant Professor, Architecture) and Mike Nesbit–exhibit and perform a live studio session of their ongoing collaboration. Both Lostritto and Nesbit use their work to provoke architectural questions via structured procedures. In Lostritto’s work, he controls algorithms in the domain of drawing. In Nesbit’s […]

Yeadon Thrice Featured in Transmaterial Next

Peter Yeadon (Professor, Interior Architecture) and his colleagues are featured in a new book released by Princeton Architectural Press. The book, Transmaterial Next: A Catalogue of Materials That Redefine Our Future, includes three of their innovative projects. It is the latest installment in the bestselling Transmaterial series by Blaine Brownell, one of the preeminent scholars of […]

Franz Solo Exhibition at David Winton Bell Gallery, Brown U.

Kai Franz (Assistant Professor, Experimental and Foundation Studies) will present new and recent works at the David Winton Bell Gallery in List Arts Center at Brown University. While Still Before Us After All places Franz’s art in conversation with the architecture of List Art Building, designed by iconic American modernist Philip Johnson. New sculptures included […]

Leski Featured in Graphisoft Article

Kyna Leski  (Professor, Architecture) is featured in an article on the Graphisoft blog written by architectural writer Louis Postel. In the piece Leski and Postel discuss the generous permission needed for creative discovery during times of crisis. The article also references the creative process of Leski’s architect father Tadeusz ‘Tad’ Leski in designing the chandeliers […]

Yeadon project featured in Landscape Architecture

Peter Yeadon (Professor, Interior Architecture) and his collaborators in Scotland are featured in the March issue of Landscape Architecture Magazine for their large land art installation project, Wind Forest. In his article entitled, The Art of Infrastructure, staff writer Timothy E. Schuler examines the new energy infrastructure that will be provided by wind power and reviews a number […]

Yeadon Project Published in The Environment

  Peter Yeadon (Professor, Interior Architecture) and his collaborators in Scotland were featured in the February issue of The Environment for their work on Wind Forest, a public art power generator project. In the article entitled, The Great Energy Transition, authors Robert Ferry, Chris Fremantle, and Elizabeth Monoian state that “In order to entice people […]

Muzaffar Gives Lecture ‘Boundary Games’

Ijlal Muzaffar (Assistant Professor, History of Art + Visual Culture) recently gave a lecture entitled, Boundary Games: Settling the Refugee, Claiming the Nation, at Beaconhouse National University in Lahore. This lecture examined two refugee housing projects in Karachi proposed by international architects in the 1950s, which sought to create a new image for its client, the military government […]

Yeadon Awarded MacDowell Fellowship

Peter Yeadon (Professor, Interior Architecture) has been awarded a fellowship from The MacDowell Colony, where he will be in residence during 2017. Its mission is “to nurture the arts by offering creative individuals of the highest talent an inspiring environment in which they can produce enduring works of the imagination” and is awarded on the […]

Leski To Lecture at UC Irvine 02/09/17, 6:00PM

Kyna Leski (Professor, Architecture) will give a lecture on Thursday 02/09/17 at 6:00PM at the University of California Irvine’s Institute for 21st Century Creativity (Humanities Gateway 4100). Her talk will be entitled The Storm of Creativity and will draw on examples of creative practice to examine the creative process. Leski’s talk will be followed by a workshop […]