OCEAN CN in Design Computing exhibition, Prague

OCEAN CN in Design Computing exhibition, Prague

OCEAN CN participates in the Design Computing exhibition, curated by Dr. Henri Achten and hosted at the Faculty of Architecture and the Faculty of Civil Engineering, Czech Technical University, Prague. OCEAN CN contributed a 10-minute video of a selection of examples of computation, as applied to a series of projects, from 2001-2018. Participants in the exhibition include: Universities & Institutes: Aalborg University (Isak Worre Foged) Aalborg University (Nicolai Steino) Architectural Association (Elif Erdine & Michael Weinstock) Braunschweig University of Arts (Manuel Kretzer) Cardiff University (Wassim Jabi / Aikaterini Chatzivasileiadi) Chalmers University of Technology (Malgorzata Zboinska) Future Cities Lab (Gerhard Schmitt/Bige Tuncer/Fabien Clavier) Graz University of Technology – Institute of Architecture & Media (Renate Weissenbock) Gramazio Kohler Research, ETH Zurich (Lombardini Esther) Instituto Superior Tecnico (Antonio Leitao) Israel Institute of Technology/Technion (Yasha Grobman) Princeton University (Axel Kilian) Rio de Janeiro Federal University (Goncalo Castro Henriques) Technische Universitat Berlin (Liss Werner) Technische Universitat Munchen (Gerhard Schubert) Texas A&M (Negar Kalentar) Universitat und Kunsthochschule Kassel (Timo Carl) University of Auckland (Dermott McMeel) University of Cyprus (Odysseas Kontovourkis) University of Kentucky (Gregory Luhan) University of Liverpool (Tuba Kocaturk/Leyla Deniz) University of Melbourne (Stanislav Roudavski) University of Nevada Las Vegas (Joshua Vermillion) University of New South Wales Code (Hank Haeusler) University of Novi Sad (Vesna Stojakovic) Companies Arup (Ramon van der Heijden) Ian Bogle Architects (Josef Olsavsky) OCEAN CN Jenny Sabin Studio Eva Sopeoglu Synthesis Design + Architecture (Alvin Huang) UN Studio Xenia Intelligent Retail Design Platform Rene van Zuuk...
AA Visiting School Shenzhen Symposium 2018 – NEW RURALISM

AA Visiting School Shenzhen Symposium 2018 – NEW RURALISM

Together with Ole Bouman, Tom Verebes co-organised and moderated the AAVS Shenzhen Symposium 2018. Within the context of China’s unrelenting urbanization, the residual, peripheral, vanishing and often contaminated status of Rural China was the theme of AAVS Shenzhen. This symposium is hosted at and partnered with the newly launched Design Society in Shenzhen, the pre-eminent design institution in Shenzhen, designed by Fumihiko Maki, and curated by Ole Bouman. In a format which brings together these diverse architects, urbanists, educators, writers and curators, two sessions of brief visual presentations will follow with the AAVS Shanghai team moderating panel discussions with the...
AAVS Shanghai Symposium 2018 – URBAN INTEL

AAVS Shanghai Symposium 2018 – URBAN INTEL

Tom Verebes organised and moderated the Architectural Association Visiting School AAVS Shanghai Symposium 2018. The theme for this year’s annual AAVS SHANGHAI SYMPOSIUM, URBAN INTEL, aimed to unpack and critically assess the nascent discourses and methods of what is rather prosaically categorized in common parlance today, as the Smart City. Our Cities are on the verge of an unprecedented transition in the paradigms and apparatus guiding their organisation and behaviours, brought about by the information revolution and the capacities for sentience, communication, participation and automation. In a series of presentations and salon conversations, a diverse group of designers, architects and urbanists were brought together for this event, to discuss and debate the consequences of accelerating technology for c21 urban...