Posts Tagged ‘Architecture’

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 […]

Yeadon Project Published in XXI Architecture and Design Magazine

Peter Yeadon (Associate Professor, Interior Architecture) and his collaborators in Scotland have had their public art sculpture, Wind Farm, published by XXI Architecture & Design Magazine in Istanbul. In her article Public Art to Generate Green Power Hülya Ertaş noted that the permanent installation uses an innovative form of oscillating wind power to generate electricity at […]

Better and Textiles Students, Tilt-Down Fence, Dorchester

Hansy Better (Professor, Architecture) and RISD Textiles students are currently working on a public arts installation at Fields Corner Station, Dorchester. The piece entitled Tilt-Down Fence was designed and installed by the BR+A+CE (Building Research + Architecture + Community Exchange) project, which is a collaboration between RISD faculty, students, and local volunteers. Tilt Down Fence consists of […]

Yeadon lectures at Cornell AAP in Lower Manhattan

Peter Yeadon (Professor, Interior Architecture) recently delivered a lecture at Cornell University’s College of Architecture, Art, and Planning location in Lower Manhattan. The presentation, titled Adaptive Materials focused on new, innovative applications for smart materials and nanomaterials in the built environment. The lecture was followed by a sixty-minute discussion with Yeadon on a few key […]

Yeadon Animation Shown at the Guggenheim

Peter Yeadon (Professor, Interior Architecture) was invited to present his work at the Guggenheim Museum in June. His digital animation was shown at Scholars Day at the Guggenheim, where scholars from around the world had gathered to discuss the work of László Moholy-Nagy (1895–1946). Yeadon was quoted as saying “I was so happy that the KRS was […]

Rose to Present Keynote University of South Australia Conference

Chris Rose (Associate Professor, Furniture Design) will deliver the keynote address in September at the University of South Australia. This lecture forms part of a new PhD and HDR student program and will be delivered to all the academic decisions, including the School of Art, Architecture and Design incorporating Urban and Regional Planning, School of […]