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Fall 2019, lecture by Christina Seilern.

Christina Seilern, principal at Studio Seilern Architects, to lecture at KSUF CAED.

Christina Seilern, principal of London-based Studio Seilern Architects, will lecture on Tuesday 12 November at 7 pm at Palazzo Vettori. Her lecture, titled “Light as a Building Material”, will be introduced by prof. Paola Giaconia. Christina Seilern established London-based creative practice Studio Seilern Architects in 2006. Applying her unique style across a range of building…

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Fall 2019, lecture by Ila Bêka.

Ila Bêka, founding partner at Beka & Lemoine, to lecture at KSUF CAED.

Ila Bêka, founding partner at Beka & Lemoine, will lecture on Tuesday 22 October at 7 pm at Palazzo Vettori, His lecture, titled “The Experience of Space”, will be introduced by prof. Marco Brizzi. Video-artists, producers and publishers, Ila Bêka and Louise Lemoine are two of the foremost architectural artists working today. They have been working…

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Fall 2019, lecture by Jeannette Kuo.

Jeannette Kuo, co-founding partner at Karamuk Kuo Architects, to lecture at KSUF CAED.

Jeannette Kuo, co-founding partner of Zurich-based Karamuk Kuo Architects and Assistant Professor-in-Practice of Architecture at Harvard Graduate School of Design, will lecture on Tuesday 1 October at 7 pm at Palazzo Vettori. Her lecture, titled “Possible Futures”, will be introduced by prof. Paola Giaconia. Jeannette Kuo’s research and work focus on the intersection of structures,…

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Fall 2019, lecture by Alberto Iacovoni.

Alberto Iacovoni, founding partner at ma0, to lecture at KSUF CAED.

Alberto Iacovoni, founding partner at ma0 (www.ma0.it), an inter-disciplinary design practice based in Rome, Italy, will lecture on Tuesday 24 September at 2:30 pm at Palazzo Vettori. His lecture, titled “Open Forms. Architectures for the Public Realm”, will be introduced by prof. Paola Giaconia, Kent State University Florence CAED coordinator. Alberto Iacovoni, architect, is a…

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Spring 2019, lecture by Lyndon Neri and Rossana Hu.

Lyndon Neri and Rossana Hu, founding partners at Neri&Hu, to lecture at KSUF CAED.

Lyndon Neri and Rossana Hu, founding partners at Neri&Hu (www.neriandhu.com), an inter-disciplinary design practice based in Shanghai, China with an additional office in London, will lecture on Tuesday April 16 at Palazzo Vettori. Their lecture will be introduced by prof. Paola Giaconia. Founded in 2004 by partners Lyndon Neri and Rossana Hu, Neri&Hu works internationally…

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Spring 2019, lecture by Bernard Khoury.

Bernard Khoury to lecture at KSUF CAED.

Bernard Khoury of DW5 / Bernard Khoury, based in Beirut, Lebanon, will be at Palazzo Vettori presenting recent works by his office on Tuesday April 9 at 7 pm. His lecture, titled “Toxic Grounds”, will be introduced by prof. Marco Brizzi. Bernard Khoury studied architecture at the Rhode Island school of Design (BFA 1990 / B.Arch…

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Spring 2019, BETWEEN TOWER AND RIVER workshop with Università di Firenze.

BETWEEN TOWER AND RIVER design workshop with Università di Firenze to start next week.

The workshop “Between Tower and River”, that will run from Monday 1 to Friday 5 April 2019, continues the long-time collaboration between Kent State University Florence, College of Architecture & Environmental Design and DIDA, Dipartimento di Architettura dell’Università degli Studi di Firenze. Previous experiences have seen students engaged in architecture workshops and studios focused on…

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Spring 2019, LOOK AT ME NOW! workshop at Kent State University Florence CAED. (Photo: Anna Positano).

LOOK AT ME NOW! Spring 2019 workshops.

The week after midterm reviews (March 18 – 21, 2019), students enrolled in the Architecture and in the Interior Design programs at Kent State University in Florence attended the fifth edition of the LOOK AT ME NOW! workshop. Instructors were two architects, photographers and video makers who are especially talented in portraying contemporary architecture in photography…

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Spring 2019, lecture by Casper Mork-Ulnes.

Casper Mork-Ulnes, principal at Mork-Ulnes Architects, to lecture at KSUF CAED.

Casper Mork-Ulnes, principal at Mork-Ulnes Architects with offices in San Francisco and in Oslo, will lecture on Tuesday February 26 at Palazzo Vettori. His lecture, titled “Eight Houses in the Landscape”, will be introduced by prof. Andrea Ponsi. With offices in San Francisco and Oslo, Mork-Ulnes Architects approaches projects with both Scandinavian practicality and Northern California’s…

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