Okan Oncel: High Performance Design in South East AsiaWednesday, March 21, 2018
Okan Oncel SOM High Performance Design in South East Asia All lectures are free and open to students on a first-come, first-served basis. Roofpod lecture series organized by Professors Ahu Aydogan Akseli and Christian Volkmann.
Opening Reception for Metrophysics ExhibitMonday, March 12, 2018
Opening reception for Metrophysics exhibit with Michael Sorkin, distinguished professor and director of the Graduate Urban Design Program. Work on The City By Michael Sorkin Studio and Terreform Architecture lives as both object and aggregation: buildings and cities. If the pursuit of an environment that is sustainable, equitable, beautiful, and rich with difference is common at every scale,...
MetrophysicsMonday, March 12, 2018 - Friday, May 4, 2018
Work on The City By Michael Sorkin Studio and Terreform Architecture lives as both object and aggregation: buildings and cities. If the pursuit of an environment that is sustainable, equitable, beautiful, and rich with difference is common at every scale, the valence of these values varies by situation. Metrophysics foregrounds projects rooted in the urban, including...
Sciame Lecture Series: Celeste OlalquiagaThursday, March 8, 2018
Intro: Matthew Seibert, Lecturer Celeste is a cultural historian dedicated to rescuing lost causes. Her first book, Megalopolis: Contemporary Cultural Sensibilities (1992) was an immediate success as it explained popular urban culture and postmodernity in an informed yet accessible way. Megalopolis mapped out Celeste's future topics (particularly modern ruins and kitsch) and became a cult classic. It was translated...
Sciame Lecture Series: Vishaan ChakrabartiThursday, March 1, 2018
Faculty Intro: June Williamson, Associate Professor Vishaan Chakrabarti is the Founder of Practice for Architecture and Urbanism (PAU). Simultaneously, Vishaan is an Associate Professor of Practice at Columbia University’s Graduate School of Architecture, Planning & Preservation (GSAPP), where he teaches architectural design studios and seminars on urbanism. His highly acclaimed book, A Country of Cities: A...
Sciame Lecture Series: Iñaqui CarniceroThursday, February 22, 2018
Faculty introduction: Jacob Alspector Iñaqui Carnicero is a practitioner architect and educator graduated from the School of Architecture of Madrid (ETSAM 1999) where he also obtained his International Ph.D. (2016). Awarded with the Fellowship of the Royal Spanish Academy he spent one year in Rome developing his Phd dissertation on “Louis Kahn and Robert Venturi’s...
Spitzer School Career Fair 2018Thursday, February 22, 2018
Summer internships and full-time positions in architecture, landscape architecture, urban design, sustainability, and related fields. Students and alumni job-seekers register through CCNY Career Connections: https://ccny-csm.symplicity.com/students/index.php? Go to CPDI Events and click Workshops, Job Fairs & Special Events. From here, scroll to Spitzer Career Fair and click on the link to RSVP. Employer registration: https://www.ccny.cuny.edu/cpdi/architecture-career-fair