UW Department of Architecture Lecture Series

The Department of Architecture sponsors a quarterly lecture series with invited lecturers from all over the world. Check this page often for dates for upcoming lecture events.  All lectures are free and open to the public. Scroll down for links to videos of our department lectures over the past few years.

All department lectures will be held at 6pm in Architecture Hall, Room 147.  Continuing education and IDP credits are available for attendance.

2017-2018 LECTURE SERIES

October 4
EB Min
Min/Day, San Francisco
http://minday.com/

NAC Lecture: October 11
Kulapat Yantrasast, wHY, Culver City, CA
http://why-site.com

October 18
James Carpenter I JCDA, New York, NY
http://www.jcdainc.com

November 8
Barry Onouye Lecture
Mark West I C.A.S.T., Winnipeg
https://fabricform.wordpress.com/about/mark-west/

Spring 2017

WEDNESDAY 29 MARCH

TOYOMA KATO | Tendo Mokko
Tendo Mokko: Crafting Wood for the 21st Century

WEDNESDAY 12 APRIL

NNAMDI ELLEH, PHD | University of Cincinnati
What is the Role of the Late 18th Century Civic and Public Emancipation Spaces in the Cities of Our Time?

WEDNESDAY 19

APRIL BLAIR SATTERFIELD AND MARC SWACKHAMER | HouMinn Practice
HouMinn (Re)Production

WEDNESDAY 24 MAY

DAN STUBBERGAARD | COBE, Copenhagen
Our Urban Living Room

 

Winter 2017

WEDNESDAY 18 JANUARY

WILLIAM O’BRIEN JR. | WOJR Organization for Architecture
“Room for Artifacts”

WEDNESDAY 25 JANUARY

DANIEL C HAYDEN | DISSING+WEITLING architecture a/s, Copenhagen
“DISSING+WEITLING architecture”

WEDNESDAY 8 FEBRUARY

ERLING CHRISTOFFERSEN | MØBELARKITEKT, Holbæk, Denmark
“Furniture: structure – material – function”

WEDNESDAY 1 MARCH

STEVE BADANES | University of Washington, Seattle
“Speak of the Devil”


Autumn 2016

WEDNESDAY 12 OCTOBER

David Dowell, AIA
Partner: el dorado, inc . architects. Kansas City, MO
“el dorado inc: WORK!!!”

WEDNESDAY 19 OCTOBER

Lorcan O’Herlihy , FAIA
Lorcan O’Herlihy Architects
Los Angeles, CA
“Amplified Urbanism”

WEDNESDAY 2 NOVEMBER

John Ochsendorf (Onouye Endowed Chair, 2016 – 2017)
Professor of Architecture and Engineering, MIT
Cambridge, MA
Partner: Ochsendorf, DeJong and Block
“The Search for Form”

WEDNESDAY 16 NOVEMBER

Christina and Rob Wallace
San Francisco, CA
Presidio Trust
“Lessons from the Presidio of San Francisco: Preservation and Adaptive Reuse”

 

Spring 2016
KENGO KUMA, April 13-14
TINA CHRISTENSEN, April 27
KEITH EGGENER, May 4
SINUS LYNGE & TUE HESSELBERG FOGED, May 11