Posts Tagged ‘Architecture’

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 […]

Yeadon Spys Urban Surveillance Interview

Peter Yeadon (Professor, Interior Architecture) was recently interviewed by theorist Felix Hoepner on the theme of expanded urban surveillance for the new edition of Moinopolis, which is an annual publication that disseminates explorations on contemporary problems by architectural theorists. The theme of this year’s edition is Observations, which “aims to approach new strategies of spatial […]

Vobis & Forrest Show Their Many Sides in Places Magazine

Aaron Forrest (Assistant Professor, Architecture) and Yasmin Vobis (Critic, Architecture) are featured in a series of articles in Places magazine where a range of architects explore the relationship between the domestic structure of fairy tales and the imaginative realm of architecture. The series is curated by the architects Kate and Andrew Bernheimer. Vobis and Forrest […]

Yugon Kim wins Miller Prize Commission in Columbus, Indiana

Yugon Kim (Critic, Interior Architecture) has won the Miller Prize Commission for the Cleo Rogers Memorial Library plaza in Columbus, Indiana. His design entitled Conversation Plinth, pays homage to J. Irwin Miller and aims to celebrate the community of Columbus. Its form takes cues from the conversation pit in the living room of the Miller […]

Yeadon lectures at the Royal College of Art

Peter Yeadon (Professor, Interior Architecture) recently delivered a lecture at the Royal College of Art in London. His presentation, entitled Nanovation: a new architectural problem focused on challenges that smart materials and nanomaterials present to those engaged in innovation. Yeadon posited a future trajectory for nanomaterials in architecture by using architecture’s own history of materials advancements, from stone and cast […]

Yugon Kim Invited to Participate in Miller Prize Competition

Yugon Kim (Critic, Interior Architecture) is one of ten architects from across the United States invited to participate in the inaugural J. Irwin Miller and Xenia S. Miller Prize Competition, which will coincide with the inaugural 2016 symposium for Exhibit Columbus, Foundations and Futures, which is currently taking place in Columbus, Ohio. The Miller Prize will […]