Bryce Wolkowitz Gallery is pleased to present And Time is No Longer an Obstacle, the first solo exhibition in the United States by esteemed Helsinki School artist Niko Luoma. Niko Luoma (b. 1970) uses light as a raw material to produce images that visualize the passage of time by drawing focus to the intrinsic qualities […]
Follow a lecturer on a tour to learn more about the Art Institute’s modern masterpieces in this gallery talk.
The Community Design Resource Center (CDRC) invited area architecture and design firms to participate in a charitable Gingerbread House Design Competition. See the resulting nine designs on exhibit, enjoy light refreshments and pick your favorite (via online auction with proceeds benefiting CDRC) at this closing reception.
The Houston Museum District is one of the few areas in the country with such a dense population of museums, public art, contemporary architecture, and landscape design. On this 2-hour walking tour you will experience the quintessential Modernism of Mies van der Rohe, the structuralist view point of Gunnar Birkerts, the simplicity and craft of […]
Architects Tod Williams and Billie Tsien will lecture at SCI-Arc on the work of their studio, Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects, founded in New York in 1986. The firm focuses on work for institutions—museums, schools and non-profits; organizations that value issues of aspiration and meaning, timelessness and beauty. Their buildings are carefully made and useful […]
Find innovative products, new ideas, and great deals in remodeling and home improvement with hundreds of experts all under one roof. From windows and flooring to cabinets and patios plus so much more. Shop, compare and save for three days only! The NOLA Home Show is the best place to find smart advice. Ty Pennington […]
The Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS) is an inspiring, interactive platform that showcases the latest product innovations and trends from leading kitchen and bath brands. Each year kitchen and bath designers, dealers, architects, builders, and remodelers from all over the world attend KBIS to not only discover the newest product innovations, but to also […]
Jose Sanchez is an architect, programmer and game designer based in Los Angeles. He is a partner at Bloom Games, a start-up built upon the BLOOM project, winner of the WONDER SERIES hosted by the City of London for the London 2012 Olympics. He is the director of the Plethora Project, a research and learning […]
Dynamic Raumplan is a spatial installation that operates like a machine. Not an object but designed to visualize a future urban vision based on the city as a dynamic and complex adaptive system. The installation introduces energy as a critical, new parameter for urban planning of the 21st century, a catalyst for a new city […]
As one of the Founding Partners of Snøhetta, Craig Dykers has led many of the office’s prominent projects, including the Norwegian National Opera and Ballet in Norway, the National September 11 Memorial Museum Pavilion, the Redesign of Times Square, and the SFMOMA Expansion in San Francisco. His interest in design as a promoter of social […]
Exhibition Discussion & Opening Reception: Friday, January 30, 7pm With Eric Owen Moss Architects, Griffin Enright, Hodgetts+Fung, IDEA Office, Jones, Partners: Architecture, Oyler Wu Collaborative, Pita & Bloom and Xefirotarch Hosted in conjunction with an eponymous public symposium held on January 30th, this exhibition will feature design proposals by Eric Owen Moss Architects, Griffin Enright […]
The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation continually re-invents the contemporary museum experience through their commitment to architecture. Architectural masterpieces such as Frank Lloyd Wright’s Guggenheim New York and Frank Gehry’s Guggenheim Bilbao not only speculate on new ways of organizing art and space, but they create alternative worlds. At the close of the era of mega-projects […]
CJ Lim is Professor of Architecture and Urbanism and served as Vice-Dean at the Bartlett, UCL. He is also the founder of Studio 8 Architects, an international award-winning practice in urban planning, architecture and landscape. His teaching and designs focus on multi-disciplinary innovative interpretations of cultural, social and environmental sustainability programs. Commissioned by the British […]
The SCAD School of Building Arts architectural history department invites submissions for the 9th Savannah Symposium. The biennial Savannah Symposium series brings together scholars and professionals from a diverse range of fields to address an architectural or urban topic that is relevant to Savannah and to other parts of the world, as well as to […]
Since 1996, SHoP has set the standard for creative exploration in the field of architecture and modeled a new way forward with its unconventional approach to design. At the heart of the firm’s method is a willingness to question accepted patterns of practice, coupled with the courage to expand, where necessary, beyond the architect’s traditional […]
Modernism Week marks ten cool, iconic, modern years in Palm Springs with an exciting 11-day celebration of mid-century modern design, architecture, art, fashion and culture. The festival will feature an array of events including the Modernism Show & Sale, tours of iconic homes, designer showcase events, architectural walking, biking and double-decker bus tours, festive cocktail […]
Celebrate 10 years of Modernism Week and midcentury modern style at THROWBACK THURSDAY, the most in-demand party of the week with music by Jason Bentley, DJ and Music Director of KCRW. Throw on your treasured vintage threads, or disguise yourself as your favorite throwback TV or movie character (think Maxwell Smart or Gidget), and party […]
Join fellow collectors and design enthusiasts for an elegant reception and sneak peek of the 15th Annual Modernism Show and Sale before it opens to the general public. Be among the first to see and shop from this world-class collection of midcentury furniture, art and objects. Includes wine and hors d’oeuvres, live music, valet parking, […]
Learn about and celebrate the love, lives, and work of midcentury design masters Evelyn and Jerome (“Jerry”) Ackerman, who played a central role in the distinctive aesthetic of California midcentury modernism. Hosted by writer and producer David Keeps, the event features a distinguished panel of experts on twentieth century decorative arts. Moderator Katie Nartonis will […]
Henk Ovink is Principal of ‘Rebuild by Design’ and Senior Advisor for Secretary Shaun Donovan of HUD and the Hurricane Sandy Rebuilding Task Force. He leads the long term and innovation rebuilding efforts for Secretary Donovan. He started, developed, and leads the ‘Rebuild by Design’ competition (RBD), developed to ignite innovation for a new standard […]
SCI-Arc will host a conversation with Frank Gehry and Director Eric Owen Moss to mark the school’s 5th Annual Raimund Abraham Lecture.
Visiting panelists: Holly Block, Belmont Freeman, Eduardo Luis Rodriguez, Claudio Vekstein and Universo Garcia Lorenzo; SCI-Arc panelists: Florencia Pita, Ramiro Diaz-Granados, Marcelyn Gow and Dwayne Oyler The Havana/LA/Havana public symposium explores architecture in Cuba envisioning possibilities for the future of Havana’s built environment, and encouraging a renewed cultural and artistic exchange between Cuba and the […]
Eric Owen Moss is principal and lead designer at Eric Owen Moss Architects (EOMA). He received a Bachelor of Arts from the UCLA in 1965, a Masters of Architecture from the UC Berkeley, College of Environmental Design in 1968, and a second Masters of Architecture from Harvard University Graduate School of Design in 1972. Moss […]
Marcelyn Gow is a partner and founding member of servo Los Angeles, a design collaborative invested in the development of architectural environments integrating synthetic ecologies with shifting material states. Servo’s projects integrate a combination of digital and analog techniques of design and fabrication and consider how this coexistence affects the objects that are produced, as […]
In 1955 The Museum of Modern Art staged Latin American Architecture since 1945, a landmark survey of modern architecture in Latin America. On the 60th anniversary of that important show, the Museum returns to the region to offer a complex overview of the positions, debates, and architectural creativity from Mexico and Cuba to the Southern […]
Henry N. Cobb is a founding principal of Pei Cobb Freed & Partners Architects, based in New York City. During the six decades since his firm was established in 1955, his practice has embraced a wide variety of building types in cities across North America and around the world. Throughout his career, he has coupled […]
Throughout recorded history, hypostyles have been constructed as halls wherein ordered arrays of massive columns take pride of place and interstitial spaces are experienced as residual. By contrast, in this installation the hypostyle is populated by planar elements joined to form vertical constructs that shape figural spaces both within and between them, creating a complex […]
BDwest made its debut in April 2013, following the successful launch and subsequent growth of sister show Boutique Design New York (BDNY). Presented by Boutique Design magazine, both shows were created to serve a growing demand for experiential design and a more specialized and personalized trade fair experience in hospitality—one that inspires, surprises and enlightens. […]
The World Sense of Place Summit also known as SoPlace Summit is a new platform brought to you to mobilise the global sense-of-place fraternity for mainstream impact which will provide plenary sessions for perspective debate; the sharing of best practices and innovative solutions; presentation for ground-breaking ideas; the management, making and marketing of places in […]
Coverings is the largest global tile and stone exposition in North America, providing a stage for the most innovative products, tools and machinery on the market. The show features nearly 1,000 exhibitors from more than 50 countries and attracts thousands of architects, designers, builders, remodelers, fabricators, installers, retailers, and distributors. The show serves as a […]
On view throughout SCI-Arc, the annual end-of-year Spring Show presents outstanding work from both graduate and undergraduate design studios, as well as visual, applied and cultural studies seminars.