Posts Tagged ‘Architecture’

Yeadon Project Published in Iran

Peter Yeadon (Professor, Interior Architecture) was recently featured in research presented and published by Iranian engineers at the 2nd International Conference on Advanced Research Findings in Civil Engineering, Architecture and Urban Management. In their paper, titled رویکرد هوشمند سازی در نماهای متحرک ساختمان سازگار با محیط (An Intelligent Approach to Moving Environment-Friendly Buildings) Farnoush Namdarpour […]

Briggs, Knowles, and Schneider Accelerate Eco-Design Project

Laura Briggs (Critic, Architecture), Jonathan Knowles (Professor, Architecture), Brett Schneider (Assistant Professor, Architecture), and Brown University’s Derek Stein (Associate Professor, Physics) have been selected to be part of the 2018 cohort at the Social Enterprise Greenhouse (SEG), a business accelerator which “creates a positive social and economic impacts by supporting social entrepreneurs with the tools […]

Leski, Bardt, and Ryan Win RI-AIA Awards

Kyna Leski (Professor, Architecture), Christopher Bardt (Professor, Architecture), and Jack Ryan (Critic, Interior Architecture) were recently awarded two prizes by the Rhode Island Chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) for their Heather Hills House and Sakonnet River Residence. The Heather Hills House (above) won an Honor Award, the highest award in the residential […]

Yeadon Project, Wind Forest, Exhibited in Houston

Peter Yeadon (Professor, Interior Architecture) and his collaborators in Scotland are featured in a new exhibition at the Houston Museum of Natural Science. The exhibition includes, Wind Forest, a permanent art  installation that uses placemaking and an innovative form of oscillating wind power to generate electricity at the scale of urban infrastructure. Capable of powering […]

Schneider Unpacking at Beaux Arts Ball

Brett Schneider (Assistant Professor, Architecture) and his co-designer Lizzie Hodges with RISD alumni Farinaz Moslemi and Andrea Kelly designed a site specific installation, UNPACKING, to transform industrial space at the Brooklyn Navy Yard for the Architectural League of New York’s 2017 Beaux Arts Ball. The installation used a calibrated rigging system anchored to the exposed steel structure […]

Knowles Publishes on Membrane based Enclosures

Jonathan Knowles (Professor, Architecture) and his fellow authors; Helen Bergstrom (Brown University), Ryan Abendroth (Washington University), and Derek Stein (Brown University) have recently published an article entitled, Performance Based Simulations for Membrane based Enclosures, in the fall issue of the TAD Journal (Technology | Architecture + Design). The authors outlined the design process of Techstyle Haus, […]

Schneider, Forrest, Vobis Publish on Chicago Horizon

Brett Schneider (Assistant Professor, Architecture) recently co-authored a paper for the 2017 International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering (IABSE)  Symposium, Engineering the Future. The paper was entitled, Development of a Two-way Column-supported Flat Plate in Cross Laminated Timber, and was co-authored with Aaron Forrest (Assistant Professor, Architecture) and Yasmin Vobis (Critic, Architecture). It was also […]

Lostritto to Speak at Cal Poly Pomona, 10/27

Carl Lostritto (Assistant Professor, Architecture) will speak as part of the Cal Poly Pamona Architecture Department’s Fall lecture series on 27th October 2017. His talk is entitled Drawing Thickness and will use his recent work to explore the foundational elements of architecture that manifest in abstract, computational drawing. The talk is open to the public and […]

Gardner Sketches Featured on CNN:Travel

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.