Announcing the Fall 2019 School of Architecture Lecture Series Schedule

The Carnegie Mellon School of Architecture is pleased to announce the guest speakers for the 2019 Fall Lecture Series.

All lectures are free and open to the public.

 

SPIKE WOLFF
Curator and Administrative Director, SoA Lecture Series

KATHRYN H. ANTHONY, PHD
ACSA DISTINGUISHED PROFESSOR
SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE, UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT URBANA-CHAMPAIGN

Defined by Design: The Surprising Power of Hidden Gender, Age, and Body Bias in Everyday Products and Places
M 16 Sep | 5:00pm | Kresge Theatre
Alan H Rider Distinguished Lecture cosponsored by the University Lecture Series and CMU School of Design

KATHRYN ANTHONY is a professor, researcher, advocate, and author focusing on social and behavioral factors in design, gender, and race. Her latest book is Defined by Design: The Surprising Power of Hidden Gender, Age, and Body Bias in Everyday Products and Places. https://arch.illinois.edu/faculty/kathryn-h-anthony-phd

TEDDY CRUZ + FONNA FORMAN
ESTUDIO TEDDY CRUZ + FONNA FORMAN

Unwalling Citizenship
Th 19 Sep | 6:30pm | Kresge Theatre
Steiner Lecture in Creative Inquiry in conjunction with the symposium “Designing for a Commons
Transition” and An Atlas of Commoning on exhibition at the Miller ICA

TEDDY CRUZ + FONNA FORMAN are principals in Estudio Teddy Cruz + Fonna Forman, a research-based political and architectural practice in San Diego transgressing conventional boundaries between theory and practice, and merging the fields of architecture and urbanism, political theory and urban policy.

JAMES GARRETT JR, AIA, NOMA
4RM+ULA ARCHITECTS

Towards an Art-Integrated Architecture
M 30 Sep | 5:00pm | Kresge Theatre
Hans Vetter Memorial Lecture

Architect, writer, and visual artist JAMES GARRETT JR expresses and articulates an evolving comprehension of the urban condition, exploring complex theoretical topics from a unique enthno-experiential perspective. https://4rmula.com

 

NATHALIE FRANKOWSKI + CRUZ GARCIA
WAI ARCHITECTURE THINK TANK /
ANN KALLA VISITING PROFESSORS

In Post-Novis all the Students are the teacher
M 07 Oct | 5:00pm | Kresge Theatre

WAI Architecture Think Tank is an international studio practicing architecture, urbanism, and architectural research. WAI is a workshop for architecture intelligentsia. WAI asks What About It? http://waithinktank.com

 

KATHRYN GUSTAFSON, FASLA, PLA
GUSTAFSON GUTHRIE NICHOL
GUSTAFSON PORTER + BOWMAN

Designing in Paris, Valencia, Hong Kong & Hazelwood
M 21 Oct | 5:00pm | Kresge Theatre
Alan H Rider Distinguished Lecture

KATHRYN GUSTAFSON is a landscape architect and founding principal of GGN in Seattle and GP+B in London, with groundbreaking designs incorporating sculptural and sensual qualities fundamental to the human experience of landscape. Recent projects include landscape design of the National Museum of African American History and Culture and the public plaza of Hazelwood Green. https://www.ggnltd.com

 

LUIS VIDAL, RIBA
LUIS VIDAL + ARCHITECTS

Zoom Perspectives
M 28 Oct | 5:00pm | Kresge Theatre
William Finglass Lecture

LUIS VIDAL is principal at Luis Vidal + Architects, an international architectural practice based in Madrid, with a mission for architecture to be inclusive, innovative, and inspirational, and focused on the diverse needs of users at the center of every proposal. Recent projects include London Heathrow Terminal 2 and the Pittsburgh International Airport. https://www.luisvidal.com

RAMI EL SAMAHY, AICP + CHRIS GRIMLEY, SEGD
OVERUNDER

Imagining the Modern
M 11 Nov | 5:00pm | Kresge Theatre
Alan H Rider Distinguished Lecture

RAMI EL SAMAHY is principal of the multi-disciplinary studio OverUnder, designing experiences and creating environments with the philosophy “when disciplines collide, we excel.” Rami is co-author of the recently published Imagining the Modern: Architecture and Urbanism of the Pittsburgh Renaissance. http://overunder.co

RAY GASTIL, AICP
DAVID LEWIS DIRECTOR OF URBAN DESIGN AND REGIONAL ENGAGEMENT / CMU SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE / REMAKING CITIES INSTITUTE

Learning from Where You Live: Innovation and Connection
M 18 Nov | 5:00pm | Kresge Theatre
David Lewis Lecture on Urban Design is sponsored by Urban Design Associates

RAY GASTIL became the David Lewis Director of Urban Design and Regional Engagement in the School of Architecture at Carnegie Mellon University in Fall 2019. Formerly, he served as City Planning Director for Pittsburgh from 2014. The David Lewis Lecture on Urban Design is sponsored by Urban Design Associates. http://gastilworks.com