Beyond Bending - New book with Edition DETAIL
We are lookin for two interns to join the BRG in support of our NEST HiLo project!
Dr. Rippmann has been invited to speak at the 4th Digital Real Estate Summit 2018 on March 6.
Check out Juney Lee's journal paper "Disjointed force polyhedra", published in Computer-Aided Design.
Invited by Profs. Yasha Grobman and Rafael Sacks, Prof. Block will give a keynote at Israel Symposium on Buidling Information Modelling held at the Technion - Israel Institute of Technology in Haifa, Israel on February 26th, 2018.
Prof. Block will be the recipient of the 2018 Berlin Art Prize (Kunstpreis Berlin) in the section Architecture (Baukunst). Ian Ritchie, Norman Foster and Patrik Schumacher were the invited jury by the Akademie der Künste. The award ceremony will be on March 18.
Invited by Prof. Dirk Hebel, Prof. Block will on Jan 17 give a department lecture at the Faculty of Architecture of the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) in Germany.
The photographic documentary by Naida Iljazovic of the NEST HiLo roof prototype construction has been selected for photo18 Zürich. Go check out the exhibtiion from Jan 12-16 at Halle 622 in Zürich-Oerlikon.
Invited by Prof. Mike Weinstock, Prof. Block will on January 10, 2018 give the AA EmTech keynote as part of the Architectural Association - School of Architecture's public lecture programme.
After a super intense and exciting 2017, the Block Research Group wishes you happy holidays and en guete Rutsch!
Prof. Block will on December 1, 2017 give one of the keynote lecture at the 9th Institute of Structural Engineers Asia-Pacific Forum on "Going Digital in Structural Engineering", organised by the Tongji Architectural Design Group in Shanghai, China.
Check out Dr. Matthias Rippmann's TEDx talk on "How putting the arch back in architecture could save the environment"!