School of Architecture 2011 Catalyst Lecture Series

The School of Architecture Catalyst Lecture Series takes place Monday, March 7-Friday, March 11, 2011 and will feature lectures by visiting practitioners from across North America designed to provoke leaps in perception about what design can be, in conjunction with topical workshops for architecture students. The design community is invited to participate.

PRESENTERS AND TOPICS INCLUDE:

Tuesday, March 8, 2011, 11 am, 100 Murphy Hall
When the Unimaginable Becomes the Routine: How ICT's Enable Resilience in Environmental Crises
Gloria Mark, Department of Informatics, University of California, Irvine

Tuesday, March 8, 2011, 5 pm, 100 Rapson Hall
Efficient and Causeless Solutions in the History of Stereotomy
Enrique Rabasa-Diaz, Polytechnic University of Madrid

Wednesday, March 9, 2011, 5 pm, 100 Rapson Hall
Local and International Urban Design: 10 Principles of Public Spaces
John Cuningham, Cuningham Group, Minneapolis

Thursday, March 10, 2011, 5 pm, 100 Rapson Hall
Lighting Design on a World Stage and Emerging Trends in Daylighting
Bryan Stacey, ARUP, New York

Friday, March 11, 2011, 2 pm, 100 Rapson Hall
Advanced Digital Model and Digital Fabrication
Gil Akos and Ronnie Parsons, Studio Mode, New York

View information about lectures and presenters at z.umn.edu/catalyst2011.

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