Monthly Archives: October 2013


Tonight we had the pleasure of hosting Anupama Kundoo as part of the Fall Lecture Series of 2013, as well as a VIP audience, including Benedetta Tagliabue, Enrico Dini, Odile Decq, and Areti Markopoulou. Anupama presented us with a road map of her architectural experiences, that influenced how she thinks and designs, and the final [...]

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IAAC @ DADA 2013

This year IAAC was featured at the  Design Intelligence: Advanced Computational Research 2013 in Beijing. The exhibition, opened in 751-D, Beijing, China, on Friday 26 September 2013 and  included the work of 32 of the leading schools of architecture in the world, including the IaaC, AA, Harvard, USC, UPenn, MIT, Yale, Princeton, SCI-Arc, UCLA, UMichigan, Bartlett, DIA, [...]

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Hand-Made vs Machine-Made Protocols Workshop

The Hand-Made vs Machine-Made Protocols Seminar started last week, and already some very  interesting structures are being developed. The students also had a first crit with Anupama Kundoo, Arndt Goldack, Areti Markopoulou, Silvia Brandi and Gerd Fleischmann.

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JAULA DE LOS ELEFANTES. Workshop on new strategies towards the crisis ES – NL

Since 2008 the world has changed. The economic system has undergone all kinds of system failures. So far we have seen the meltdown of the housing industry, bank savings, big organizations, companies and so on. But we have also witnessed new initiatives that are based on alternative financial models, informal currency systems and community based [...]

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Thursday 31st of October 2013 Anupama Kundoo Lecture: BUILDING KNOWLEDGE - An approach to architecture in response to socio-economic and environmental concerns @ 19.30, IAAC Auditorium Open to the Public At the lecture Odile Decq, Benedetta Tagliabue and Alfredo Brillembourg, will be present as well, so it seems that we’ll have an interesting debate! See you there!   Anupama Kundoo is known for [...]

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ARNDT GOLDACK LECTURE – Dynamic Lightweight Structures

Tonight we had the pleasure of hosting at IaaC a Lecture by TU Berlin Researcher Arndt Goldack as part of the Fall Term Lecture Series of 2013. There is a trend in architecture and structural engineering towards more and more lightweight structures, as such structures are not only elegant but also minimizing the use of [...]

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IAAC trip to FRAC Centre

IAAC staff, students and researchers travelled to Orleans last Wednesday, Thursday and Friday to visit the FRAC Centre and participate in the ArchiLab Symposiums “Architecture and sciences: A new naturalness” and “The nature(s) of the artefact”, and here is what they saw!

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