Posts Tagged ‘Yeadon Space Agency’

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 […]

Yeadon to judge international research

The International Genetically Engineered Machine (iGEM) Foundation has invited Peter Yeadon (Professor,  Interior Architecture) to serve as a juror for 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 lectures at AIA NY Center for Architecture

Peter Yeadon (Professor, Interior Architecture) will give a lecture at the Center for Architecture in Manhattan on Tuesday 9 September, 6:00 – 8:00 PM. This presentation, titled “Substance Abuse: Various Exotic States of Manipulated Matter,” has been organized by the Technology Committee of the American Institute of Architects New York. In his talk, Peter will […]

Yeadon in Synthetic Aesthetics book

A new MIT Press book, Synthetic Aesthetics: Investigating Synthetic Biology’s Designs on Nature, includes the arsenic biosensor project that Peter Yeadon (Professor, Interior Architecture) worked on with his Industrial Design students several years ago. In a chapter titled “Design Evolution,” author Alexandra Daisy Ginsberg provides a brief history of the project and lingers on the challenges […]

Yeadon exhibited at “Storefront for Art and Architecture”

Architectural competitions often don’t address the most pressing and relevant needs of local communities, and architects are usually limited to satisfying the stringent requirements of the competition brief. So as a response, the Storefront for Art and Architecture in New York City organized the “Competition of Competitions” competition in 2013, for which their jury recently selected Peter Yeadon […]

Yeadon lectures at UMN

Peter Yeadon (Associate Professor, Interior Architecture) recently returned from the University of Minnesota, where he delivered a lecture on biosensors and biomimetic smart materials, titled “Sense and Semblance.” Yeadon was at UMN with Martina Decker, Assistant Professor of Architecture at NJIT, to participate in the annual “Architecture as Catalyst” event. Each spring, Catalyst week offers the […]