Recent Submissions

  • Buildings and Almost Buildings 

    Bunge, Eric (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-02-03)
    Principals Eric Bunge and Mimi Hoang founded nARCHITECTS in 1999 with the aim of addressing contemporary issues in architecture through conceptually driven, socially engaging and technologically innovative work. The ...
  • An Urban Experiment - WXY Recent Work 

    Weisz, Claire (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-01-27)
    Claire Weisz is an architect, an urbanist, and a founding principal of WXY. With her partners Mark Yoes, Layng Pew, and Adam Lubinsky, Claire focuses on innovative approaches to public space, structures) and cities. WXY's ...
  • From Medium Specificity to Medium Technicity 

    Abrioux, Yves (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016-11-10)
    The notion of pure or 'specific' media, which was highly influential in defining the moment of modernism, had the effect of foregrounding the expressive possibilities of any given medium, beyond that of abstract ...
  • The Well-Tempered City: What Modern Science, Ancient Civilizations, and Human Nature Teach Us About the Future of Urban Life 

    Rose, Jonathan F. P. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016-10-18)
    In the vein of Jane Jacobs’s The Death and Life of Great American Cities and Edward Glaeser’s Triumph of the City, Jonathan F. P. Rose—a visionary in urban development and renewal—champions the role of cities in addressing ...
  • Toward An Urban Ecology 

    Orff, Kate (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016-10-12)
    Part monograph, part manual, part manifesto, Toward an Urban Ecology re-conceives urban landscape design as a form of activism, demonstrating how to move beyond familiar and increasingly outmoded ways of thinking about ...
  • Architecture and Humanism: Three Projects, Three Places 

    Cadrecha, Manuel (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016-10-07)
    For Manuel Cadrecha, architecture and humanism centers man and his values in each design effort. With this approach and explorations of timeless issues (like culture, identity, perception and the search for beauty), three ...
  • Creating Transformational Spaces 

    Hatfield, Erleen (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016-09-23)
  • Smart Cities 

    Clark, Jennifer; Martin, Torri; Shelden, Dennis; Williams, Sarah (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016-09-16)
    This panel explores the many facets of academic, professional and technology development interest in Smart Cities - places where the forces of changing demographics, culture, economics, infrastructure and information ...
  • Transformative Energy: Energy Sources Integrated into Military Installation Design 

    Campbell, Ira Sr. (2016-05-04)
    Can a military installation create clean energy for itself? Although this is a great question, the reality is that with huge power demands, the piezoelectric systems that would be installed would only provide a small ...
  • Where We Want to Live 

    Gravel, Ryan Austin (2016-04-15)
    Ryan Gravel, author of the original Georgia Tech thesis that initiated the Atlanta Beltline, presents his new book, “Where We Want to Live – Reclaiming Infrastructure for a New Generation of Cities,” which investigates the ...
  • Adaptation and Transformation 

    Haworth, Graham (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016-03-30)
    The work of London based architectural studio Haworth Tompkins is founded on the belief in the potential of new architecture to bring about positive change. In this talk, founding Design Director Graham Haworth outlines ...
  • Machine Epistemology 

    Dickey, Rachel (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016-03-11)
    The Machine Epistemology lecture will introduce a collection of projects, developed as part of research and practice, which attempt to demonstrate the potential of epistemic design agency. Adopting the machine as a theoretical ...
  • The Architects' Scale 

    Shim, Brigitte (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016-03-09)
  • Building Advocacy ‐ Who Builds Your Architecture? 

    Wilson, Mabel O. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016-03-02)
    As an ongoing advocacy project, Who Builds Your Architecture? (WBYA?) asks architects and allied fields to better understand how the production of buildings connects their practices to migrant construction workers who ...
  • Decidedly Unconventional: Creating Large Scale, Interactive Sculpture 

    Hancock, Blessing (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016-02-26)
    This lecture will look into the professional practice of international artist, Blessing Hancock. Blessing will describe her approach to business, design, technology and the creative process through a review of select ...
  • Building Positive: Raising Human Spirit Through Design 

    McDowell, Stephen (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016-02-17)
  • Spielraum 

    Barkow, Frank (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016-02-10)
  • The Kind of City Atlanta Is 

    Keane, Tim (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016-01-20)
  • Architecture and the Ecology of Objects 

    Johnston, Sharon (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-10-28)
  • Laufs Engineering Design (LED) ‐ Recent Projects 

    Laufs, Wilfried (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-10-16)
    The talk presents innovative specialty structures where facade engineering informs new building designs. The following examples are presented: 1) Louis Vuitton Aventura Florida ‐ open‐moulded Ductal Screen using UHPC 2) ...

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