Current Lectures & Events

SPRING 23 LECTURES & EVENTS

Symposium
Saturday March 4, 2023
10:00 am to 5:00 pm in MIT Room 56-114
Building Like a State:
Architecture and Nomad-State Relations in Historical Perspective
In person only, will not be accessible remotely. Register here.

UNLESS NOTED, LECTURES ARE ON MONDAYS AT 6 PM IN ROOM  3-133.

March 13
Against the Regime of Emptiness
Samia Henni
Cornell University
Via zoom only. Register here.

April 10
Ottoman Tour d’Europe: Architecture, Urbanism, and Late Ottoman Travelogues 
Semra Horuz
AKPIA@MIT Post-Doctoral Fellow

 In person only, will not be accessible remotely. Register here.

April 24
Vivien Sansour
Founder and Director of Palestine Heirloom Seed Library

 In person only, will not be accessible remotely. Register here.

Thursday, May 4 in room 7-429 (Long Lounge)
Wetland: A Future Vernacular
Wael al-Awar
Nominee Principal of WaiWai Design, curator of UAE National Pavilion 2021, winner of Golden Lion with Kenichi Teramoto

Part of the Department of Architecture Lecture Series
Will be simultaneously on YouTube. 
Register here.

May 15
The Sultan's Architect Called Home: Raimondo D'Aronco Between Turkey and Italy
Sharon Smith
AKPIA@MIT Post-Doctoral Fellow

 In person only, will not be accessible remotely. Register here.