In his talk, Adrian argues that the world we are designing lacks meaning and as a result, we’re unable to connect with the world around us. The buildings we enter every day are unable to evoke the emotions they once did. Adrian aims to shed light on this issue, so that once acknowledged, we can
In this innovative talk, Kevin Lim strives to create a greater appreciation for the mixing of two arts – interior design and culinary design. He challenges ideas on modern design by reinventing the traditional Hong Kong dumpling cart and incorporating penguins. Kevin Lim founded openUU in 2011 with Eddy Man Kim and Edward Yujoong Kim.
All communities pose the opportunity to be brought together through unique design. By opening our eyes to different ways of thinking we are encouraged to think creatively. Aiyemobisi “Bisi” Williams serves as Chief Insights Officer for Massive Change Network (MCN),the design consultancy she co-founded in 2010 with Bruce Mau. Bisi combines more than 20 years
In 1998, Shanghai was not like it is today. Ben Wood, an American architect, came to China for the first time, took on a project that not only changed his career but also changed China. Before there was no “public space” in China, all of the squares are only used for government sponsored events. Ben
RE- discovering the existing. The enigmatic never-ending process of investigating a place via drawing methods. Kastler Skjeseth Architects is an Oslo-based architectural studio founded in 2015 by Amandine Kastler and Erlend Skjeseth. The studio has extensive experience working with existing buildings and heritage environments in Norway and the UK. Prior to setting up the studio,
Classic email templates are becoming obsolete. They are difficult to maintain, don’t offer enough flexibility, make personalization cumbersome, and take too much time to turn into a final email campaign that’s ready to send. Because of all of those weaknesses, more companies are migrating to modular email architecture and reaping significant improvements. In this 49-minute
James Rose details the emergence and wider context of new materials and design and construction processes that can redefine what’s possible in architecture. James shares insights from pioneering work which highlights the expanding boundaries of additive manufacturing both as a tool for industrial design and large scale architectural projects. Key among his focuses is reducing
How do you design artifacts and institutions that will last as long as civilization? For over two decades, Executive Director of the Long Now Foundation, Alexander Rose and a team of thought leaders and engineers have been studying how both objects and organizations have lasted through time. Construction of their iconic 10,000 Year Clock project
Classic email templates are becoming obsolete. They are difficult to maintain, don’t offer enough flexibility, make personalization cumbersome, and take too much time to turn into a final email campaign that’s ready to send. Because of all of those weaknesses, more companies are migrating to modular email architectures and reaping significant improvements. In this webinar,
Thor Downing is a native BVIslander. Educated in the UK, he has held the position of Principle Architect at Roger Downing and Partner since 2003.Thor is a prominent and dedicated member of the BVI society, serving as a Board Member of the BVI Building Authority and actively working with the College Drafting and Design Programs.