Posts Tagged ‘Yeadon Space Agency’

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 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 […]

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 […]

Yeadon Projects Generate International Press

A range of recent publications has featured the work of Peter Yeadon (Professor, Interior Architecture). The online design publication Design Indaba wrote about his BLOOM project collaboration with Jesse Asjes  and Laura Wickesberg, the article was entitled Shape-shifting textile cloud can change sound quality in a room. Allie Shiell reviewed the same project for Materia […]

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 power plant exhibited in Glasgow

Peter Yeadon (Professor, Interior Architecture) and his collaborators in Scotland are exhibiting their new project WIND FORREST at The Lighthouse (11 Mitchell Lane) Scotland’s premier architecture gallery in Glasgow. The show will present the results of an international design competition, called LAGI Glasgow, which challenged competitors to bring creative solutions for clean energy infrastructure to a brownfield site in Glasgow. […]

Yeadon hip protectors enter the marketplace

Yeadon Space Agency, Prevent Products Inc., and Viemeister Industries have partnered to introduce a new hip protector which features advanced foam technology that rapidly absorbs impact shock. Peter Yeadon (Professor, Interior Architecture) worked directly on the project and provided materials expertise on the new foam, which has now been trademarked as PPI-RAP™. The foam is […]

Yeadon to judge genetic machines

The International Genetically Engineered Machine (iGEM) Foundation has asked Peter Yeadon (Professor, Interior Architecture) to return as a Judge at their annual international synthetic biology competition. iGEM spun out of MIT in 2012 and became an independent nonprofit organization that fosters scientific research and education through organizing and operating the annual iGEM Competition, the world’s […]

Yeadon doubles down at SAIC

Peter Yeadon (Professor, Interior Architecture) delivered two talks on advanced materials at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. The first presentation focused on nanotechnology and was followed by 90 minutes of Q&A. The second presentation was to students in the Designed Objects department that are speculating about future scenarios. Peter was invited to […]

Yeadon shows at Bauhaus-Archiv in Berlin

A three-minute digital animation created by Peter Yeadon (Professor, Interior Architecture) will be one of many artworks presented at the Bauhaus-Archiv Museum für Gestaltung, Berlin, when the “Sensing the Future” exhibition opens. The exhibition focuses on the work of László Moholy-Nagy (1895–1946), and how he overstepped the boundaries of the conventional view of art. His methods […]