Post-MIT, an architecture alumni series, launches tomorrow with presentations & discussion tomorrow, 5:30 PM, Long Lounge. Lisa Cheng Smith (BSAD ’04): Making It Real: Walking the Line between Commercialism and Experimentation” Lisa Cheng Smith is Creative Director at Areaware, a design-driven gift and housewares brand based in New York City, where she oversees product, imagery, and brand. […]
After an extensive search, MIT SA+P has announced our new dean: Hashim Sarkis! See the letter from the provost below: To members of the MIT community: I am very pleased to send the news that Hashim Sarkis, who is the Aga Khan Professor of Landscape Architecture and Urbanism in Muslim Societies at Harvard University’s Graduate School […]
Last Friday architecture students ventured deep into MIT’s campus: down the infinite corridor to Hayden Library! It was a big change of scene from the typical one-minute walk between studio and La Verde’s, but food, fresh air, and an installation by two of our classmates beckoned. The installation, Unblocked, is a project by Evelyn Ting and Shiyu Wei, […]
Join us for Happy Hour tonight! 7pm; Long Lounge. Following the Round Room/Round Table lecture at 6pm; description below. In the spirit of continuing the lively debate of the ‘Dinner with the In-Laws’ series, we’ve invited Axel Kilian (PhD Computation alum) to discuss models of design and embedded computation on occasion of the Round Room exhibition by […]
The ASC will be co-hosting a town hall with department head Meejin Yoon Tonight, 7 – 8:30PM in 7-429. We will provide a rough agenda, but please bring any questions or concerns you feel it is productive to discuss at the departmental scale. Dinner (Flour!) will be served. -ASC
Last Sunday I spent a delightful day at the #Culturunners storytelling symposium, over in the ACT Cube (E14-001). I confess, it was a refreshing change from the conferences I’m used to attending as an architecture history/theory/criticism student, in which a plethora of Distinguished Speakers hold forth interminably on a plethora of Esoteric Topics.
Please Join us at 6pm tonight for the opening of UNBLOCKED, an installation by Shiyu Wei and Evelyn Ting at the Hayden Library, West Plaza. See poster for exact location! HH will follow in the AVT from 6:30-8pm.