Zigeng Wang Wins 2015 Fairy Tales Competition
The winning entries will be featured in an anthology, "Fairy Tales: When Architecture Tells a Story" due in June.
City as Stage / Art as Plan
04.08.15 to 04.21.15
Three Conversations on Architectural Printed Matter
SoA Lecture: Rodolphe el-Khoury - Cancelled
Wednesday, April 8th at 6 pm in Betts Auditorium. Click to stream live.
Luis Castañeda - The Modernist Frontier
04.02.15 to 04.03.15
Conference: Learning from/in Latin America
Two-day conference co-organized by Princeton University and MoMA featuring practitioners, planners, architecture and urban design historians, humanities scholars, curators and critics.
Dorit Aviv wins Tides Foundation Grant
Aviv will work with Professor Forrest Meggers at Princeton’s Andlinger Center to develop an M.Arch Thesis project into a passive cooling system prototype.
Princeton University/University of São Paulo: Fluvial Metropolis Workshop
Fluvial Metropolis Workshop
SoA Lecture: Jonathan Massey
Wednesday, March 25th at 6 pm in Betts Auditorium. Click to stream live.
03.14.15 to 05.03.15
Exhibit: "The Built Environment - Design for Life," Trenton City Museum at Ellarslie - with presentation by Forrest Meggers
Highlighting adaptive re-use of historic buildings, modern and contemporary structures and buildings that demonstrate designs for energy efficiency and climate,
03.12.15 to 03.15.15
Exhibit: "Designing for Climate Change"
Structures of Coastal Resilience presents an exhibition at Cabinet Magazine in NYC, March 13-15, 2015.
Symposium: Producing Waste/Producing Space
Saturday, March 7 / 9:30am-6:00pm
SoA Lecture: Hashim Sarkis
Wednesday, March 4th at 6 pm in Betts Auditorium. Click to stream live.
M+M: Jörg H. Gleiter, "Philosophical Flaneur: Nietzsche’s Discovery of the City"
Tuesday, March 3 in N107 at 5 pm
SoA Lecture: Bernard Tschumi
Wednesday, February 25 at 6 pm in Betts Auditorium. Click to stream live.
M+M: Francesca Hughes with Lucia Allais, "The Architecture of Error"
Tuesday, February 24 in N107 at 6 pm
02.23.15 to 03.13.15
SoA Exhibit: Tracing Waste
SoA Digital Gallery February 23 - March 13, 2015
02.18.15 to 04.29.15
S'15 SoA Lecture Series: "Deans/Chairs/Directors: The Futures of Architectural Education"
Begins February 18. Streaming live from Betts Auditorium.
SoA Lecture: Winka Dubbeldam
Wednesday, February 18th at 6 pm in Betts Auditorium. Click to stream live.
M+M: Kaira M. Cabañas with Keith Sanborn, "Off-Screen Cinema"
Tuesday, February 10 in N107 at 5 pm
Andrés Jaque Wins MoMA PS1 YAP 2015
The Office for Political Innovation's clean water project COSMO selected by MoMA PS1 as winner of 16th Young Architects Program in New York.
02.03.15 to 04.21.15
The City Lost and Found Film Series
02.02.15 to 06.05.15
SoA Digital Exhibitions: Spring 2015
Four exhibitions from February to May: Avatars; Tracing Waste; Projections; and Magic Architecture.
02.02.15 to 02.20.15
SoA Exhibit: "Avatars"
Curated by Mario Gandelsonas, with Julian Harake, the spring 2014 design seminar ARC492, and Omnivore
After Belonging Agency to Curate 2016 Oslo Architecture Triennale
After Belonging Agency is a group of five young architects, curators and scholars from Spain based in New York. The group includes Princeton PhD students Lluis Alexandre Casanovas Blanco and Ignacio González Galán.
SoA Alumni Win 2015 NYSCA Grants in Architecture and Design
The New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA) 2015 awards Princeton Alumni Lydia Kallipoliti, Ifi Vanable, and Aleksandr Mergold.
LSE Review of Books 2014 reading list recommends “Fit: an Architect’s Manifesto.”
London School of Economics and Political Science Review of Books " Reading List: 7 fascinating books on architecture, people, and place"
Forum: The Struggle for the Future of New Orleans
Ling Fan Inaugural Design Fellow, Design Trust Hong Kong
Ling Fan, M.Arch. '06, selected as the winner of the M+ / Design Trust Fellowship 2014-2015 (Research Fellowship Grant).
M+M: Keller Easterling with Bruno Carvalho, "Extrastatecraft: the Power of Infrastructure Space"
December 1, 2014, N107, Princeton SoA
The Instruments Project: Princeton Conversations
Betts Auditorium, 9am-6pm.
11.19.14 to 12.12.14
SoA Exhibit: The Instruments Project
11.19.14 to 01.16.15
2015-16 Mellon Fellowship Opportunity
Forum: Cities of Latin/o America - Culture, Policy, and Built Environments
F'14 Student Symposium: " F̶i̶r̶m̶n̶e̶s̶s̶,̶ ̶C̶o̶m̶m̶o̶d̶i̶t̶y̶,̶ & Delight"
Saturday, November 15th, 2014, 12 pm, Betts. Laurel Broughton, Mark Foster Gage, Andrew Kovacs, Jimenez Lai, Michael Loverich.
Symposium: Reimagining the American City
Book Talk: Justin McGuirk - Radical Cities: Across Latin America in Search of a New Architecture
M+M: Megan R. Luke with Spyros Papapetros, “Kurt Schwitters in the Age of ‘Gestaltung’”
November 4, 2014, N107, Princeton SoA
Forum: Unequal Ties - the Challenges of Urban History in the Global South
Book Talk: Eric Avila - The Folklore of the Freeway
M+M: Claire Zimmerman with Brigid Doherty, “The Promise and Threat of ‘Photographic Architecture’”
November 4, 2014, N107, Princeton SoA
Forum: Eric Avila - Chocolate Cities & Vanilla Suburbs
Fei Wang Curates 10th Shanghai Biennale Exhibit Featuring SoA Alumni
"Another Leap" - featuring alumni Hao Ruan *11, Willem Boning *13, Harry MX Wei *14, Hanguang Dong *14, and Fei Wang *14 - is part of the 10th Shanghai Biennale and runs from 10/28/14 to 03/08/15
Lecture: Smart Cities: Big Data, Civic Hackers, and the Quest for a New Utopia
Tues. Oct.21, 3pm, Lewis Library 117 featuring Anthony Townsend
M+M: Andrew V. Uroskie with Branden W. Joseph, "Selma Last Year (1966): Site-Specificity and Expanded Cinema"
October 13, 2014, N107, Princeton SoA
Lecture: Postwar New York
Mon. Oct.13, Noon, SoA 107 featuring Mariana Mogilevich (Princeton-Mellon Fellow) and Aaron Shkuda (Princeton-Mellon Project Manager)
10.10.14 to 11.19.14
SoA Exhibit: Keith Krumwiede, "Freedomland"
Showing in the SoA Digital Gallery, October 10-November 19
Film Screening: Diana Agrest, "The Making of an Avant-Garde"
Film: “The Making of an Avant-Garde: The Institute for Architecture and Urban Studies 1967-1984”
Zaera-Polo Steps Down
Lecture: Stadium Cultures in North and South America
Mon. Sept. 29, Noon, SoA 107 featuring Sigrid Adriaenssens (Civil Engineering), Bruno Carvalho (Spanish/Portuguese), William Gleason (English)
09.29.14 to 12.08.14
Princeton-Mellon Forum F'14 Lecture Series: "American Places"
Princeton Mellon Forum for Research on the Urban Environment
14th Venice Biennale: "Augmented Atmospheres"
Diller Scofidio + Renfro's winning scheme for Zaryadye Park re-imagines a longstanding void at the center of Moscow by creating alliances between urban and wild, local and distant, architecture and landscape.
"Trash for Use" - Debbie Chen Wins Holcim Next Generation1st Prize
Chen's project, "Trash for Use: Municipal Center for Harvesting Utility from Waste, NYC" is based on her 2014 M.Arch. thesis
09.17.14 to 12.03.14
F'14 SoA Lecture Series: "The New How"
Begins September 17. Streaming Live from N-107
Liam Young and John Cale Drone Orchestra Exhibit
"LOOP>>60Hz: Transmissions from the Drone Orchestra" at the Barbican Centre in London
Architecture Major Misha Semenov Receives Princeton Scholar Award
The Class of 1939 Princeton Scholar Award is awarded each year to the undergraduate who, at the end of junior year, has achieved the highest academic standing for all preceding college work at the University.
Meggers' CHAOS Team Profiled in Princeton Summer Program News Article
During the Laboratory Learning Program at Princeton University this summer, 39 high school students were paired with faculty members to conduct research across campus.
14th Venice Biennale: Legible Pompeii
Installation by Lucia Allais and MOS (Michael Meredith, Hilary Sample)
14th Venice Biennale: Andrés Jaque wins Silver Lion
Best Research Project: "Sales Oddity. Milano 2 and the politics of direct-to-home TV urbanism"
14th Venice Biennale: AZP Facades Exhibit Fills Central Pavilion
Alejandro Zaera-Polo's "Facades: Material Assemblages and Literal Embodiments"
SoA congratulates its Seniors, MArch and PhD students
Book Launch: Shell Structures for Architecture
Professors Sigrid Adriaenssens and Axel Kilian will discuss their form finding work and its larger impact on education and society. Wine and refreshments served.
The history + future of technical research in architecture and buildings at Princeton
CAUI Booklet I & II Launch
Willem Boning's "Four Seafaces" and Lydia Xynogala's "Dark Ecology of Magnitogorsk"
05.14.14 to 05.16.14
Rob Arch 2014 SOA Robotics Workshop
Rob Arch Robotics workshop at the emodied computation lab/greyshed
SoA Faculty Win Strategic Partnership Grants
Mario Gandelsonas and Jesse Reiser launch new research initiatives in collaboration with University of São Paolo and University of Tokyo.
Architectural League Prize 2014: "Overlay"
Alumns Michael Young, Kutan Ayata, Carrie Norman and Thomas Kelley win Architectural League Prize for Young Architects
04.07.14 to 05.14.14
SoA Exhibit: Andrés Jaque, "Urban Enactments"
Opens April 7