Posts Tagged ‘kyna leski’

Leski Contributes to Documentary on Met Opera House

 Kyna Leski (Professor, Architecture) was invited to contribute to a documentary on the creation of the Metropolitan Opera House at the Lincoln Center for Performing Arts. Her father architect Tadeusz ‘Tad’ Leski designed the concept for the iconic ‘genesis’ chandeliers that are a well known feature of the interior.

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Event: Leski ‘Discovering Design: Taking & Making’ 05/17/16, 7PM, Strand Books

Kyna Leski (Professor, Architecture) will take part in a panel discussion on Discovering Design: Taking & Making – Creativity and the Design Process on 05/17/16 from 7:00 to 8:00PM at the Strand Books (828 Broadway, New York). The panel will take the audience through the process of being creative, what it means for each of them, and […]

Leski ‘The Storm of Creativity’ Generates Warm Front of Praise

Kyna Leski’s (Professor, Architecture) new book The Storm of Creativity (MIT Press, ISBN: 978-0-262-02994-0) has been reviewed and praised by the Times Higher Education and The Chronicle of Higher Education. Flora Samuel writing in the Times Higher Education called the book “thought-provoking and very readable.” While the Chronicle of Higher Education ProfHacker blog said Leski’s work […]

3six0 Architecture featured in WSJ

An article on space designed by 3six0 Architecture is running in the Wall Street Journal, currently a #1 trending story. The feature is on a double loft space that we designed for a married couple in Providence to meet their changing lifestyle. We designed separate spaces for the husband and wife each with its own […]