Current Events

1/29/18

In context of today's political environment, we present architects, designers, urban planners, and researchers at work across boundaries – national borders, cultural lines, or disciplinary demarcations.

2/15/18

Feb. 15, 2018

Students, don't miss this opportunity to learn about Buffalo's oldest architecture firm, receive career advice and hear about internship opportunities.  

2/20/18

February 20-21, 2018

The 2018 Clarkson Chair in Planning, Ann Forsyth will explore with students and community members the social aspects of physical planning and urban development. 

2/28/18

February 28, 2018

A professor of anthropology at Boston University, Thomas Barfield studies the economic and political development challenges in Afghanistan, particularly those related to law, government organization and development issues.

3/7/18

March 7, 2018

Jayna Zweiman is a multidisciplinary artist and designer and co-creator of The Pussyhat Project. Join her in an investigation of the overlap between individual stories and collective conversations, craft and politics, and physical and virtual communities.

3/14/18

March 14, 2018

Nisha Botchwey is an associate professor of city and regional planning at the Georgia Institute of Technology and an expert in health and the built environment.

3/28/18

March 28, 2018

Architect James Shen of the People's Architecture Office in Beijin discusses his studio's use of methods of mass production to achieve greater social agency in urban regeneration, housing, and place making.

 

4/4/18

April 4, 2018

Clara Solà-Morales is associate professor at the Barcelona School of Architecture, ETSAB, UPC, and founder of Cadaval & Solà-Morales, a studio that operates as a laboratory for design driven by research and development.

4/10/18

April 10, 2018

Explore current conditions and future trends in housing policy, design and finance, and consider new models for high-quality, affordable housing.

Past Events

2/14/18

February 14, 2018

Mark Wasiuta is a curator, writer and architect, and a professor at the Columbia University GSAPP. His research focuses on under-examined practices of the postwar period.

2/7/18

February 7, 2018

Explore with architect Joshua Stein the role that materials (in particular earthen) might play in design. Stein, founder of Radical Craft, will also examine how larger, more abstract questions might be addressed through the operations of object-making.

2/1/18

Feb. 1, 2018

Kenneth Drucker, FAIA, the design principal of HOK to discuss HOK,  internship opportunities and career paths.