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RhinoVAULT 2 released !!!

RhinoVAULT 2 released !!!

01.09.2020

Check out the first release of RhinoVAULT 2, an open-source funicular form-finding framework powered by COMPAS! Happy form finding!

Keynote Prof. Block at online edition of Fabricate 2020

Keynote Prof. Block at online edition of Fabricate 2020

25.08.2020

Invited by conference chairs Jane Bury and Jenny Sabin, Prof. Block is pleased to give a keynote at FABRICATE 2020 - Making Resilient Architecture, organised now online on September 9-12, 2020 in London. Dr. Mariana Popescu will give one of the only 20 selected paper presentations on KnitCandela.  

Online lecture Prof. Block at MEAL* Live Academy

Online lecture Prof. Block at MEAL* Live Academy

12.07.2020

Invited by director Riyad Joucka, Prof. Block will give an online lecture on July 20th as part of the ‘Middle East Architecture Lab’ - MEAL* Live Academy.

Online lecture Prof. Block at Southeast University, Nanjing, China

Online lecture Prof. Block at Southeast University, Nanjing, China

07.07.2020

Invited by Prof. Ludger Hovestadt and hosted by Dr.sc. Hao Hua, Prof. Block will give a lecture on July 17 at 10:00 BJT as part on the online international summer school at the Department of Architecture of Southeast University, Nanjing

Three DigitalFUTURES awards for the BRG

Three DigitalFUTURES awards for the BRG

04.07.2020

At the closing session of DigitalFUTURES World, the BRG received three awards!! The BRG received the first 'Matthias Rippmann Memorial Prize' for the development of RhinoVAULT 2. Dr. Mariana Popescu received a 'DigitalFUTURES Young Award', given to emerging scholars in digital architecture, and a prize was given to KnitCandela!

DigitalFUTURES WORLD

DigitalFUTURES WORLD

27.06.2020

The BRG will (virtually) participate in DigitalFUTURES WORLD, offering an online workshop on RhinoVAULT 2 from June 30 through July 3.

Virtual lecture Prof. Block for CRB Campus

Virtual lecture Prof. Block for CRB Campus

15.06.2020

Prof. Block will give a virtual lecture on "Research for practice" for CRB Campus on June 24th at 18:30.

Online lecture Lotte Aldinger at ENSA-V LAB

Online lecture Lotte Aldinger at ENSA-V LAB

13.06.2020

Lotte Aldinger will on June 24 give an online lecture for the ENSA-V LAB workshop on "Intelligent Fabrication".

Online conversation Prof. Block for MSD at Home

Online conversation Prof. Block for MSD at Home

12.06.2020

On Wed June 24, Prof. Block will have a discussion moderated by Prof. Paul Loh on the "Digital fabrication post-COVID-19: rethinking construction techniques or business-as-usual" with Professors Jane Burry (Swinburne) and Roland Snooks (RMIT), as part of the MSD at Home online series by the University of Melbourne.

Online panel discussion at TU Munich

Online panel discussion at TU Munich

10.06.2020

Invited by Prof. Thomas Auer, Prof. Block will on June 22 (virtually) join a discussion on "digital eduction in times of Corona" as part of the "Montagsreihe" lecture series at the Department of Architecture at TU Munich.

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