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Fast Forward >> Making Medium(s): Spring 2019 Lecture Series

February 6, 2019 - April 17, 2019

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New York, NY

NYIT School of Architecture and Design announces its Spring 2019 lecture series: "Fast Forward >> Making Medium(s)." All lectures start at 6 p.m.

R.S.V.P. to archevents@nyit.edu.

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Jenny Sabin
Director, Sabin Lab, Professor in Architecture and Director Graduate Studies, Cornell Architecture, Art, and Planning

Respondent: Tom Verebes, Associate Dean, NYIT School of Architecture and Design

February 6
Matter Design Computation: Biosynthesis and New Paradigms of Making

NYIT Auditorium on Broadway
1871 Broadway
NYIT-New York City
6 – 8 p.m.

Roundtable Discussion

Moderator: Marcella Del Signore, Associate Professor, NYIT School of Architecture and Design with:

  • Naomi Frangos, Associate Professor, NYIT School of Architecture and Design
  • Pablo Lorenzo-Eiroa, Associate Professor, NYIT School of Architecture and Design
  • Christian R. Pongratz, Interim Dean, NYIT School of Interdisciplinary Studies and Education
  • Tom Verebes, Associate Dean, NYIT School of Architecture and Design
  • Dustin White, Director, Digital Technologies & Fabrication, NYIT School of Architecture and Design

February 27
(Un) Programming Computational Processes

16 W. 61st St.
11th Floor Auditorium
NYIT-New York City
6 – 8 p.m.

Diana Agrest
Professor, FAIA, The Irwin S. Chanin School of Architecture of The Cooper Union; Principal and Founding Partner, Agrest and Gandelsonas Architects

Respondent: Naomi Frangos, Associate Professor, NYIT School of Architecture and Design

March 27
The Making of an Avant-Garde
The Institute for Architecture and Urban Studies 1967–1984: A Film Written, Produced, and Directed by Diana Agrest

NYIT Auditorium on Broadway
1871 Broadway
NYIT-New York City
6 – 8 p.m.

Gundula Proksch
Adjunct Associate Professor of Architecture and Landscape, University of Washington, Seattle

Respondent: Matthias Altwicker, Associate Professor, NYIT School of Architecture and Design

April 10
Creating Urban Agricultural Systems

NYIT Auditorium on Broadway
1871 Broadway
NYIT-New York City
6 – 8 p.m.

Symposium & Exhibition

Organizers: Dustin White, Director Digital Technologies and Fabrication, NYIT School of Architecture and Design; Pavlina Vardoulaki, Visiting Professor, NYIT School of Architecture and Design and Co-Founder and Creative Director, Designmorphine

Keynote: Theodore Spyropoulos, Director Design Research Laboratory, AA School of Architecture and Co-Founder and Director, Minimaforms

Lecturers: Volkan Alkanoglu, Director Computational Design, Nike Nxt Innovation and Principal, Volkan Alkanoglu; Robert Stuart-Smith, Assistant Professor, University of Pennsylvania and Co-Founder, Kokkugia; Li Chen, Creative Coder, Studio Bitonti and Member, Designmorphine; Maria Alejandra Rojas, Adjunct Faculty, NYIT School of Architecture and Design and Member, Designmorphine; Dustin White, Director Digital Technologies and Fabrication, NYIT School of Architecture and Design; Pavlina Vardoulaki, Visiting Professor, NYIT School of Architecture and Design and Co- Founder and Creative Director, Designmorphine; Pablo Lorenzoeiroa, Associate Professor, NYIT School of Architecture and Design and Principal, E-Architects; Marcella Del Signore, Associate Professor, NYIT School of Architecture and Design and Principal, X-Topia

April 17, 2019
Automation in Design | Design by Automation

SYMPOSIUM
16 W. 61st St., 11th Floor Auditorium
NYIT-New York City
9:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.

EXHIBITION
Jump into the Light VR Cinema, PlayLab and Studio
180 Orchard St., New York, NY 10002

6 – 8 p.m.

New York Institute of Technology is a registered provider of AIA/CES educational programs.

(photo credit: NYC Facade)