CANCELED – Anthropocene: CLAIRE COLEBROOKThursday, November 3, 2016
CANCELED 6:30 p.m. Sciame Auditorium (Room 107) Introduction: Brad Horn, Director of M Arch Program The concept of the Anthropocene presents a conundrum for the ways in which we theorize the ethics of space. On the one hand, the concept offers the possibility of thinking human history in non-narrative terms that takes account of forces beyond human value [...]
Master of Landscape Architecture Info SessionMonday, November 7, 2016
Learn about the Spitzer School's Master of Landscape Architecture programs. This evening event will include studio visits and a panel discussion and Q&A. Speakers: Denise Hoffman Brandt, MLA Program Director Michael King ’11, Adjunct Lecturer Jing Fan ’12 Ruth Nervig ’17 Mike Madden ’17 Hannah Borgeson, Graduate Student Services Manager Register here. Monday, November 7 Tour: [...]
Anthropocene: LYDIA KALLIPOLITIThursday, November 10, 2016
Introduction: Denise Hoffman Brandt, Director of MLA Program Lydia Kallipoliti is an architect, engineer and theorist, currently an Assistant Professor of Architecture at currently an Assistant Professor of Architecture at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI). Her research on the intersection of cybernetic and ecological theories crossbreeds scholarship with a variety of media including online digital platforms, lexicons, [...]
Alexander Kader: Strategies for Urban Transformations with Ecological Design in Germany – CANCELEDTuesday, November 15, 2016
CANCELED Alexander Kader GUtech_Muscat, Oman Dean, Arch. & Urban Planning Strategies for Urban Transformations with Ecological Design in Germany All lectures are free and open to students on a first-come, first-served basis. Lectures take place in the Solar RoofPod atop the Spitzer School at 12:30 p.m.
Faculty Pecha KuchaThursday, November 17, 2016
Brief presentations and discussions featuring SSA faculty: Denise Hoffman Brandt, Director of MLA Program Brad Horn, Director of M Arch Program Frank Melendez, Assistant Professor Sean Weiss, Assistant Professor Srdjan Jovanovic Weiss, Adjunct Faculty Originated in Japan, Pecha Kucha is a presentation style in which 20 slides are shown for 20 seconds each (6 minutes [...]
Master of Architecture Info SessionMonday, November 21, 2016
Learn about the Spitzer School’s Master of Architecture programs. This evening event will include studio visits, a panel discussion and Q&A, and an opportunity for feedback on your portfolio materials. Speakers: Brad Horn, M Arch Program Director Elisabetta Terragni, Associate Professor Sean Weiss, Assistant Professor Ali C. Höcek, Adjunct Associate Professor Yiwei He '16, TEN [...]
PLOT Lunchtime Lecture: GRNASFCKThursday, December 1, 2016
Sponsored by the ASLA New York Student Chapter, City College of New York GRNASFCK is a nomadic landscape architecture studio investigating urbanism and ecology in the context deep geologic time. The studio is the collaborative project of Ian Quate and Colleen Tuite, based in New York City.