New Architecture Speaker Series with City Tech

events   |   2017

The Steel Construction Manual, 15th Ed. and 2016 Specification Seminar

Presented by Louis F. Geschwindner, PhD, PE The 2016 AISC Specification for Structural Steel Buildings and the 15th Edition Steel Construction Manual are both available now. You won’t want to miss this half-day seminar where these publications will be discussed. The important changes and clarifications that have been incorporated into these documents will be explained. … Continued

HANIF KARA: DESIGNING INTERDISCIPLINARY ATTITUDES

TUESDAY, APRIL 18, 2017, 6:30PM – 8:30PM 1.5 LU | HSW Today’s fertile atmosphere provides a novel condition for the specific relationship between Architects and Structural Engineers as both try, breathlessly to keep up with the pace of change driven by technological advancement, economic and ecological challenges. The combination of the brute forces of computation … Continued

CHRISTIAN KEREZ: DEFINITIONS OF SPACE

Wednesday, November 15, 2017, 6:30pm 1.5 AIA/CES LU HSW Location: The Great Hall, in the Foundation Building, 7 East 7th Street, between Third and Fourth Avenues Often, architectural space is defined by requirements which are totally arbitrary and alien to the discipline of architecture itself. This lecture will focus on architecture and its medium, the three-dimensional … Continued