Prof. Ipek Türeli has been awarded a Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Insight Development Grant in the amount of $54,859 (over two years). She will research the topic of “Building Architectural Networks: American Missionary Schools in the Eastern Mediterranean,” for which she had received earlier in the year an FQRSC grant in the amount of $39,600 (for over three years).
Bassem Eid Mohammed (Ph.D. 2014) will be supported as a postdoctoral fellow by the Mitacs Elevate program, beginning in February 2014. The award is for one year, in the amount of $57,000, under the supervision of Prof. Aaron Sprecher, co-supervised by Prof. Temy Tidafi of UdeM, and in collaboration with industry partner Bone Structure.
The Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC) has given a 2013 Award of Excellence in the category Innovation in Architecture to KANVA Architecture Management R&D for their project Irène in Montreal. KANVA was co-founded by Rami Bebawi (B.Sc.Arch. 1999, M.Arch. 2001) and Tudor Radulescu (B.Sc.Arch. 1998, M.Arch. 2001).
An exhibition that includes the final projects of the Summer 2013 semester of the M1 DST studio (ARCH 677, Prof. Aaron Sprecher and Elisabeth Bouchard) and of the 2012-2013 U3 Architectural Modelling course (ARCH 512, François Leblanc). The common theme is the production of scaled models and full-size objects in the digital fabrication laboratory, using the laser cutter, industrial robot, plasma cutter, and 3D printer.
Vernissage: Thursday 5 September at 6:00 p.m.
Artist Partner, muf architecture/art, London. "Prototyping Uncertainty." Sheila Baillie Lecture.
Architect and Artist, Mésarchitecture, Paris. "Brutal Fragility." Siew Fang Chan Lecture.
Professor, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), Zurich. "Digital Grotesque." William Hobart Molson Lecture.
Principal, Bjarke Ingels Group, Copenhagen and New York. "Yes is More." David J. Azrieli Lecture in Architecture.
We are delighted to announce the hiring of two new full-time faculty colleagues.