Sciame Lecture Series: Kiel Moe
Magnificence or Mangerialism
Thursday, Oct 18, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Bernard and Anne Spitzer School of Architecture
141 Convent Avenue
New York, NY 10031
Sciame Auditorium (107)
Kiel Moe, Harvard
Introduction by Associate Professor Christian Volkmann
Kiel Moe is a registered practicing architect and Sheff Professor of Architecture at McGill University. In recognition of his design practice and research endeavors, he was awarded the 2016-17 Fulbright Distinguished Chair in Helsinki, Finland; the 2009-10 Gorham P. Stevens Rome Prize Fellow in Architecture; the 2013 Boston Design Biennial Award; the 2011 Architecture League of New York Prize; and the 2011 AIA National Young Architect Award. He was selected to participate in the 2017-2019 Canadian Center for Architecture/Mellon Foundation project on Environmental Histories in Architecture. He has published several books, including, this fall, Empire, State & Building; Insulating Modernism: Isolated and Non-Isolated Thermodynamics in Architecture; The Hierarchy of Energy in Architecture: Emergy Analysis with Ravi S. Srinivasan; Convergence: An Architectural Agenda for Energy; Thermally Active Surfaces in Architecture, and Integrated Design in Contemporary Architecture. He is currently completing What is Energy & How (Else) Might We Think About It? with Sanford Kwinter; and Wood Urbanism: From the Molecular to the Territorial, with Jane Hutton and Daniel Ibanez, Actar (both 2018).
All lectures are free, open to the public, and held at 6:30 pm in the Bernard and Anne Spitzer School of Architecture Sciame Auditorium. Continuing Education Credit for registered New York architects is available.
Lecture series sponsored by Sciame . . . Where Building Is an Art.