Sciame Lecture Series: Keith Van de Riet
Prototyping Organic Architecture: Digital Sullivan and Artificial Mangroves
Thursday, Oct 12, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Bernard and Anne Spitzer School of Architecture
141 Convent Avenue
New York, NY 10031
Sciame Auditorium (107)
Faculty Intro: June Williamson, Associate Professor
Keith Van de Riet is an assistant professor in the Architecture Department at Kansas University School of Architecture and Design. He teaches design-build, digital design and fabrication, and architectural design with emphasis on context and interface between constructed and natural environments. Prior to KU he taught at Florida Atlantic University, and his research activities intersect design, technology and nature in the development of bioinspired systems. He received his doctorate in Architectural Sciences from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute with a focus in Built Ecologies, a program co-hosted by The Center for Architecture, Science and Ecology and Skidmore, Owings and Merrill, LLP in New York City. He received his B.Arch from Kansas University in 2004.
Selected Bibliography: Fall 2017 Lecture Series: “Transdisciplinary”
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.