Spring 2015

The Spring 2015 lecture series at Kent State University, Florence Program, saw the participation of 4 European professionals and 2 special guests (one from Spain and one from Brazil) whose activities spans the whole spectrum of architecture-related activities, from photography and videos to architecture and interior design projects. The lectures were fine-tuned with the programs developed in the studios and in the theory classes as well as in the special LOOK AT THE NOW! workshop.

The Spring 2015 lecture series at Kent State University, Florence Program | CAED was recognized by the local Institute of Architects (Ordine degli Architetti di Firenze) as an accredited professional development activity, with each lecture attended earning 3 CDP points.

Spring 2015, lecture by Nanne de Ru.

Lecture by Nanne de Ru.

Nanne de Ru, co-founder with Charles Bessard of Powerhouse Company, with branches in Rotterdam, Copenhagen and Beijing (www.powerhouse-company.com), will be at Palazzo Cerchi on Tuesday April 14, 2015 presenting recent works by his office. Andrea Ponsi will introduce his lecture. Spring 2015, lecture by Nanne de Ru. Erasmus Paviljoen by Powerhouse Company (photo: Rene de…

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Spring 2015, lecture by Ricardo Flores.

Lecture by Ricardo Flores.

Ricardo Flores, co-founder with Eva Prats of Flores & Prats Arquitectos in Barcelona, Spain (www.floresprats.com), will be at Palazzo Cerchi on Tuesday March 31, 2015 to present recent works by his office. Paola Giaconia, coordinator for the Architecture and Interior Design programs at Kent State University in Florence, will introduce his lecture. The studio of…

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Spring 2015, lecture by Filippo Romano.

Lecture by Filippo Romano.

Filippo Romano, documentary and architecture photographer (www.filipporomano.net) will be at Palazzo Cerchi presenting his recent works on Tuesday March 3, 2015. The lecture will be introduced by Guido Incerti. Filippo Romano studied documentary photography attending the Full-time Program at the International Center of Photography (I.C.P.) in New York. His works mostly deal with cities and urban dwellers. He is…

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Spring 2015, lecture by Paolo Brescia and Tommaso Principi.

Lecture by Paolo Brescia and Tommaso Principi.

The Spring 2015 public event series at Kent State University, Florence Program kicked off on Tuesday February 10, 2015 with a lecture by Paolo Brescia and Tommaso Principi, principals and founding partners at OBR, Milan / London (www.obr.eu). The lecture was introduced by Marco Brizzi. OBR Open Building Research was established by Paolo Brescia and Tommaso Principi in 2000 to investigate…

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