2018 Fall Lecture Series

Fall 2018 SoA Lecture Series Concludes Mon 12 Nov with Kalla Professor Heather Bizon

Heather Bizon, 2018-19 Ann Kalla Visiting Professor, will present “Out of Nature: Everyday Mashups,” which focuses on the role of play in making room for that which is not possible in reality, allowing one to slip into roles outside oneself, to take risks without consequences, and to challenge the codes and customs of one’s society.

Join us for nEXt-UP: SoA Alumni Panel and Networking Reception Mon 05 Nov

Join us Monday 05 November at 5:00pm for nEXt-UP, a conversation on architectural careers with SoA alumni. The event features a panel discussion on the diversity of career trajectories possible following the powerful experience and foundation of an architectural education, followed by a networking reception with our moderator, panelists, invited guests, alumni, and current students.

Princeton University Professor Beatriz Colomina to Lecture Monday 29 October

Beatriz Colomina, Professor of Architecture and Founding Director of the Media and Modernity program at Princeton University, to deliver her lecture “Anesthetic Design: The Rights of the Modern Nerves” Monday 29 October as part of the SoA Lecture Series.

Brian Evans from Mackintosh School of Architecture to Lecture Mon 22 Oct

Brian Evans, Professor and Head of Urbanism at the Mackintosh School of Architecture, will reflect on his 30 years of working with European cities and landscapes in practice, academia, and public service, most recently with the UN through a series of themes including the spaces of life, cities of the mind, the "Thompson Ten," the proto-knowledge city, and the super-urbanities of the north.

Join us TUESDAY 9 Oct for Lecture with Eyal Weizman of Forensic Architecture

Eyal Weizman, director of Forensic Architecture, will discuss his practice's advanced architectural and media research, modeling dynamic events as they unfold in space and time, on behalf of international prosecutors, human rights organizations, and political and environmental justice groups.

Fall 2018 Lecture Series Continues Mon 17 Sep with Dwayne Oyler

Dwayne Oyler’s talk entitled "Dialogue" will discuss the evolution of the design work of Oyler Wu Collaborative. Beginning with the idea of line as space, their work has moved from small scale installations to large scale buildings. By looking at a range of projects, Oyler will cover their trajectory from purely line-driven projects to those that consider dialogues between line, surface, and volume.