Posts Tagged ‘Wood’

Forrest, Vobis, and Schneider Work with Wood

Aaron Forrest (Assistant Professor, Architecture) recently spoke on a panel at the American Institute of Architects Center for Architecture (536 LaGuardia Place, New York) on the use of wood in the architecture of Finland and the United States. The panel discussion was part of a program of events around the center’s exhibition Annual Rings: A New […]

Kim installs “Outside-in” up-cycled timber installation

‘Outside-in’ is one of nine winning proposals for the ongoing secret shelters exhibition hosted at the heritage museum and gardens in Sandwich, Massachusetts. The interactive furniture installation was created by Yugon Kim (Critic, Interior Architecture), founding partner at the Cambridge-based firm IKD. The concept revolves around the inversion of a typical tree bench, which faces […]

Kim featured in New England Forestry Foundation report

In the recent NEFF 2015 Spring report, Yugon Kim (Critic, Interior Architecture) discusses how timber construction can combat climate change as well as misconceptions that timber must overcome to gain equal footing with steel and concrete in building construction. Graphic elements and images of the Urban TImber: From Seed to City exhibition held at the […]