WHERE ART & TECHNOLOGY
The School of Architecture provides deep immersion in the discipline of architecture, intensified by the broader Carnegie Mellon culture of interdisciplinary innovation and creative inquiry.
The final show and exhibition for the IDeATe course Human-Machine Virtuosity, hosted by the SoA’s dFAB Lab, showcases hybrid (human-machine) design systems created by students in collaboration with local artists.
A recent feature in Metropolis magazine highlights the myriad ways architecture schools can help their nearby underserved communities. The article features the work of the Urban Design Build Studio (UDBS) and the traveling exhibition An Atlas of Commoning spearheaded by SoA faculty.
inter•punct is putting together a project discussing emergent and often radical issues latent in the educational environment that the organization feels are far too absent from current discourse. Following the footsteps of pamphlet architecture, clip-stamp-fold, and 'a few zines,’ the group is curating a collection of zines, and they invite you to be a part of this process.
Brad Samuels of New York-based SITU demonstrates how architectural approaches to research and investigation can shed new light on issues of social impact and human rights. He presented his research work during the 2019 SoA Spring Lecture Series.
LECTURE SERIES Updates
All are invited to join us to discuss the recent ACSA lectures and events on Wednesday 03 April at 4:30pm in MMCH 203 for the semester’s final Back2Front session. We'll be joined by guests Christoph Eckrich, Kai Gutschow, and Ray Ryan (curator of the Heinz Architectural Center).
The School of Architecture welcomed Kipp Bradford on Monday 28 January for the first installment of the 2019 Spring Lecture Series. Bradford presented the radical strategies he believes will be required to both minimize and manage the impacts of climate change.
The 2019 ACSA National Meeting takes place in Pittsburgh Thu 28 - Sat 30 March. We invite you to attend the presentations, panel discussions, and keynotes featuring SoA faculty, alumni, and students. All events take place downtown at the Westin Pittsburgh Hotel, unless otherwise noted.