SoA design-build projects among the best worldwide

ArchDaily has highlighted two recent pavilions constructed by Rensselaer School of Architecture students. The pavilions are comprised of upcycled, organic materials and hold a great significant in a global context. These projects are a result of design-build studios led by Gustavo Crembil, Mae-Ling Lokko, Anna Dyson, Demetrios Comodromos and Josh Draper. LINK: The Best Student […]

Kallipoliti at Design Against Denial

April 8, 2017 @ The City University of New York Kallipoliti Moderating at Design Against Denial Symposium Assistant Professor Lydia Kallipoliti is moderator of a panel at Design Against Denial: Tactics to Build Resistance and Recover Knowledge as Empowerment. The symposium will tackle questions of post-truth and denial of scientific evidence in relation to the alarming climatic […]

Carla Leitao at ACSA / Detroit (Sat 03/27)

Faculty News: CARLA LEITAO TO CHAIR PANEL AT ACSA MEETING. On Saturday March 27th, 3:30pm at the ACSA 105th Annual Meeting in Detroit, Lecturer Carla Leitao and partner Ed Keller will chair the “Addressability” panel / topic. For more information about the ACSA Meeting, please click these links > Information – Schedule – Topics Addressability Topic Chairs: Carla Leitao, Rensselaer […]

Yael Erel exhibition at Cornell University

Faculty News: YAEL EREL’S “LIGHT TOPOGRAPHIES” AT CORNELL UNIVERSITY.  Lecturer Yael Erel is presenting “a spatial laboratory amplifying minuscule conditions into otherworldly light drawings.” Feb 27 – Mar 17 2017  @ Cornell AAP, John Hartell Gallery. Closing Reception+ Artist Talk – Mar 17th at 5PM.  = Light Topographies A spatial laboratory amplifying minuscule conditions into otherworldly light drawings.  […]

Diniz and Leitao at Material Interactions

Faculty News: NANCY DINIZ AND CARLA LEITAO AT ‘MATERIAL INTERACTIONS’ SYMPOSIUM. Assistant Professor Nancy Morgado Diniz and Lecturer Carla Leitao will participate as panel speakers at the  ‘Material Interactions’ A Symposium Focusing on the Current and Future Impacts of Sensing, Actuation, and Robotic Technologies in Design, to be held at City College of New York, […]

Prof. Diamantopoulou at “Lawn Redrawn”

Faculty News: IVI DIAMANTOPOULOU PARTICIPATES IN “LAWN REDRAWN” SHOW_ Adjunct Professor Ivi Diamantopoulou is exhibiting her work as part of  Lawn Redrawn, a collaborative installation currently in exhibition at 1.5 Rooms (207 Kosciuszko Street, Brooklyn, NY). The show, that opened on February 21th, will continue through March 7nd, 2017. Please see exhibition statement below. Credits: New Affiliates (Jaffer […]

Lydia Kallipoliti wins ACSA Creative Achievement Award

Faculty News: Lydia Kallipoliti Receives ACSA Creative Achievement Award. Assistant Professor Dr. Lydia Kallipoliti is recipient of a Creative Achievement Award from the Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture (ACSA), which announced the 2016-2017 Architectural Education Award Winners this month. The award was granted for the project CLOSED WORLDS, which opened as an exhibition last February […]

Gustavo Crembil guest edits Media-N Journal special issue

Associate Professor Gustavo Crembil, in collaboration with Paula Gaetano Adi (RISD), have edited a special issue of the Media-N Journal of the New Media Caucus . “Mestizo Technology: Art, Design, and Technoscience in Latin America” was the proposed editorial framework with the intention of employing a lens merging notions of “mestizaje” and new technologies to […]

Oksiuta at Biological Art Residency, University at Buffalo

Lecturer Zbigniew Oksiuta‘s project ‘New Soil – New Building Material’ has been sponsored by Coalesce, a hybrid studio laboratory dedicated to enabling hands-on creative engagement with the tools and technologies of the life sciences, based at the University at Buffalo. With Solan Morse of GEM (Genome, Environment and Microbiome at UB), the aim of Oksiuta’s work is to […]

Kallipoliti to Speak at Responsive Cities

Symposium in Barcelona, Sept 16-17, 2016 Asst. Prof. Lydia Kallipoliti Keynote Speaker at Responsive Cities Symposium Assistant Professor Lydia Kallipoliti is a keynote speaker at the symposium “Responsive Cities: Urbanism in the Experience Age” taking place September 16-17th in Barcelona, Spain. The international conference is organized by the IAAC (Institute for Advanced Architecture in Catalonia) in Barcelona, […]


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