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Lecture series

2015-2016

  1. Winter 2016
  2. Fall 2015
  3. Brown Bag: ASA-sponsored lecture series, Winter 2016
  4. Brown Bag: ASA-sponsored lecture series, Fall 2015
  5. History and Theory of Architecture lecture series, Winter 2016

Selected lectures are available on McGill PODCASTS.

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The School gratefully acknowledges support for our lecture series from PROVENCHER ROY ASSOCIÉS ARCHITECTES INC. & NEUF ARCHITECT(E)S.

 


Winter 2016

 

Place: Room G10 of the Macdonald-Harrington Building (unless otherwise noted)
Time: Mondays at 6:00 pm (unless otherwise noted)
Information: 398-6704
Coordination: Prof. David Theodore
Student committee: Negar Adibpour, Alan Macquarrie, Zachary Mathurin, Manon Paquet

Lecture series poster (Atelier Pastille Rose)Lecture series poster (Atelier Pastille Rose)

 


Monday 11 January 2016

Adam Caruso
Architect, Caruso St John Architects, London & Zurich
(David J. Azrieli Lecture in Architecture)
Location: Adams (FDA) Auditorium, 3450 University
Followed by a reception / vernissage in the Exhibition Room of the School

Lecture poster (Negar Adibpour)Lecture poster (Negar Adibpour)

 

Monday 25 January 2016

Talia Dorsey   CANCELLED
Architect, The Commons Inc, Montreal
(William Hobart Molson Lecture)

Lecture poster (Alan MacQuarrie)Lecture poster (Alan MacQuarrie)

 

Monday 8 February 2016

Chris Jofeh
Building retrofit leader, Arup, Cardiff
"Towards the Delivery of a National Residential Energy Efficiency Program"
(TISED lecture)

Lecture poster (Negar Adibpour)Lecture poster (Negar Adibpour)

 

Monday 15 February 2016

Hilary Sample
Associate Professor of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation, Columbia University
Founding Principal, MOS Architects, New York City
(Sheila Baillie Lecture)

Lecture poster (Alan MacQuarrie)Lecture poster (Alan MacQuarrie)

 

Monday 22 February 2016

Greig Crysler
Arcus Chair of Gender, Sexuality & the Built Environment, UC Berkeley
"Rethinking design activism: Scale, exchange & architectural education"
(Yan P. Lin Centre / Democracy, Space, and Technology Lecture)

Lecture poster (Negar Adibpour)Lecture poster (Negar Adibpour)

 

Monday 21 March 2016

Shohei Shigematsu
Director, OMA New York
(Canadian Institute of Steel Construction Lecture)

Lecture poster (Alan MacQuarrie)Lecture poster (Alan MacQuarrie)

 

Monday 4 April 2016

Antoine Picon
G. Ware Travelstead Professor of the History of Architecture and Technology, GSD, Harvard
"Architecture and Materiality in the Digital Age"

Lecture poster (Zachary Mathurin)Lecture poster (Zachary Mathurin)

 


Fall 2015

 

Place: Room G10 of the Macdonald-Harrington Building (unless otherwise noted)
Time: Mondays at 6:00 pm (unless otherwise noted)
Information: 398-6704
Coordination: Prof. David Theodore
Student committee: Negar Adibpour, Alan Macquarrie, Zachary Mathurin, Manon Paquet

Lecture series poster (Atelier Pastille Rose)Lecture series poster (Atelier Pastille Rose)

 


Monday 14 September 2015

Toni Casamor
Architect, BCQ Arquitectura Barcelona
(Gerald Sheff Visiting Professor in Architecture)

Lecture poster (Alan MacQuarrie)Lecture poster (Alan MacQuarrie)

 

Thursday 17 September 2015

Joseph Siry
Architectural Historian, Kenan Professor of the Humanities, Wesleyan University
"Air Conditioning in the United States Capitol: Architecture, Technology, and Congressional Life"

Lecture poster (Negar Adibpour)Lecture poster (Negar Adibpour)

 

Monday 19 October 2015

Star Davis
Lighting designer, Arup, New York City
"Subterranean Sunlighting"
(Axis Lighting Lecture)

Lecture poster (Negar Adibpour)Lecture poster (Negar Adibpour)

 

Monday 26 October 2015

Chris Lasch
Architect, Aranda/Lasch, New York City / Tucson
(Siew Fang Chan Lecture)

Lecture poster (Alan MacQuarrie)Lecture poster (Alan MacQuarrie)

 

Monday 2 November 2015

Li Xiaodong
Architect, Li Xiaodong Atelier, Beijing
Moriyama RAIC International Prize Winner 2014
(Moriyama RAIC Illumination Lecture)

VIDEO of lecture

Lecture poster (Negar Adibpour)Lecture poster (Negar Adibpour)

 

Monday 23 November 2015

Rebuilding the Plateau
Marc-André Carignan (moderator), Tom Balaban, Lisa-Marie Fortin, Stéphane Rasselet
Preceded by vernissage of Plateau 2.0 at 5:00 p.m. in the Exhibition Room

Lecture and exhibition poster (Alan MacQuarrie)Lecture and exhibition poster (Alan MacQuarrie)

 


Brown Bag: ASA-sponsored lecture series, Winter 2016

 

Place: Room 212 of the Macdonald-Harrington Building
Time: 12:30 to 1:30 pm (unless otherwise noted)
Coordination: Iris Du Bouetiez De Kerorguen and Zoey (Yu Meng) Cai

 


Tuesday 12 January 2016

McGill Spaces Project
"On Campus Engagement and Transformation"

 


Thursday 4 February 2016

"The Square"
Note special time and location: The Cellar at 6:00 pm
An intimate documentary on the Egyptian Arab Spring and the events of Tahrir Square
In association with the Creative Dissent exhibition

Film poster (Iris Du Bouetiez De Kerorguen)Film poster (Iris Du Bouetiez De Kerorguen)

 


Wednesday 24 February 2016

Greig Crysler (guided discussion)
Note special location: Exhibition Room
Discuss gender, sexuality, revolution and the built space
In association with the Creative Dissent exhibition

Discussion poster (Iris Du Bouetiez De Kerorguen)Discussion poster (Iris Du Bouetiez De Kerorguen)

 


Tuesday 15 March 2016

Nina Mihaylova
Winner of the Hugh McLennan Travel Scholarship
"Water in the City: Barcelona, Madrid, Venice, Florence, Rome, Athens, Santorini, Vienna, Copenhagen, Amsterdam, London, Paris"
Explores the complex relationship of European cities and water

 


Tuesday 22 March 2016

Diana Allan
"Watching photos in Shatila: Visualizing politics in the 2011 March of Return"
Linguistic nuances and the way they effect our perception of political events and people's relation to territory
In association with the Creative Dissent exhibition

Lecture poster (Iris Du Bouetiez De Kerorguen)Lecture poster (Iris Du Bouetiez De Kerorguen)

 


Tuesday 29 March 2016

James Brittain
"Photography and Architecture Today"
Thoughts and secrets on photographic representation

 


Brown Bag: ASA-sponsored lecture series, Fall 2015

 

Place: Room 212 of the Macdonald-Harrington Building
Time: 12:30 to 1:30 pm (unless otherwise noted)
Coordination: Iris Du Bouetiez De Kerorguen and Zoey (Yu Meng) Cai

 


Tuesday 15 September 2015

Jakub Dzamba
PhD Student, School of Architecture, McGill University
"Third Millennium Farming"

Lecture poster detail (Jakub Dzamba)

 


Tuesday 20 October 2015

Adam Hardy
Welsh School of Architecture, Cardiff University
"The Expanding Universe of the Indian Temple"

Hardy lecture

 


Tuesday 3 November 2015

Panic
Internships: All your questions answered, survivors speak, snacks offered

 


Tuesday 24 November 2015

Francois Emond
"Triangulating the Future of Academic Research Libraries: Three Projects for McGill University"

 


History and Theory of Architecture lecture series, Winter 2016

 

Place: Room 212 of the Macdonald-Harrington Building
Time: Wednesdays, 11:30 am to 12:30 pm
Coordination: Youki Cropas

Lecture series poster (Evan Pavka)Lecture series poster (Evan Pavka)

 


Wednesday 20 January 2016

Valentina Davila

 


Wednesday 27 January 2016

Jaimie Cudmore

 


Wednesday 3 February 2016

Dustin Valen

 


Wednesday 10 February 2016

Anca Matyiku

 


Wednesday 17 February 2016

Tania Gutiérrez Monroy

 


Wednesday 24 February 2016

Susane Havelka

 


Wednesday 9 March 2016

Laurence Crouzet

 


Wednesday 16 March 2016

Çiğdem Talu | Mitchell Riggleman

 


Wednesday 23 March 2016

Evan Pavka | Saman Jamal

 


Wednesday 30 March 2016

Youki Cropas | Ariana Revilla

 


Wednesday 6 April 2016

Eli Borrero | Maria Aslam

 


Wednesday 13 April 2016

Dijana Omeragic Apostolski | Nie Zhang