Mar 14, 2018
View of kumbh mela. SOURCE Felipe Vera
We discuss kinetic architecture and ephemeral urbanism with Rahul Mehrotra, Professor of Urban Planning and Design at the Harvard Graduate School of Design (GSD). Topics include events like the kumbh mela, and its implications about thinking about temporality in...
Feb 28, 2018
Mud brick fortification walls from the 10th century at Merv, Turkmenistan SOURCE: Manu Sobti
Dr. Manu P. Sobti, Senior Lecturer in the School of Architecture and Director of the Higher Degree Research Program at the University of Queensland in Brisbane, Australia, discusses his co-authored GAHTC module,...
Feb 15, 2018
Katerra Project Delivery CREDIT: Katerra
Katerra is a new global leader in innovation and efficiency in construction project delivery. Design Director Craig Curtis, FAIA, shares eye-opening insights as a member of the Executive Team. Katerra is challenging conventions to deliver successful, sustainable, and innovative...
Feb 1, 2018
B.V. Doshi's Amdavad ni
Gufa underground art gallery in Ahmedabad,
CREDIT Vaishal Dalal, WikiCommons
At age 90, Balkrishna Vithaldas (B.V.) Doshi's journey in architecture has spanned 70 years, starting from Indian independence in 1947, to the vicissitudes of postmodernism and globalization. Doshi's voice is a...
Jan 17, 2018
Tom Avermaete, professor of architecture at Delft University of Technology, discusses his GAHTC module, co-authored with Michelangelo Sabatino, on the historiography of mid-century modernism. Entitled "The Global Turn" the six lectures of their module articulate an alternative history of modernism as a network of...