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Fall 2020

All lectures this semester will be held online.  Except as noted, lectures are at 6:00 pm EST. 
Lectures are free and open to the public. Check back for a link to our series soon!

Nov 30, 2020 - 6:00pm
This lecture will be held online.

MIT Architecture | Fall 2020 Lecture Series
"Teaching Tech"
The Edward and Mary Allen Lecture in Structural Design
6:00 PM, webcast 

Dec 3, 2020 - 6:00pm
This lecture will be held online. Details forthcoming.

MIT Architecture | Fall 2020 Lecture Series
6:00 PM, livestream event

This livestream event will feature members of the 10-person Black Reconstruction Collective responding to the question: What is the architecture of Black futures?  Audience participation will be invited in real-time across multiple platforms.

Workshops:

Sep 17, 2020 - 6:00pm
This lecture will be held online.

MIT Architecture | Fall 2020 Lecture Series
In collaboration with the Design and Computation Group
6:00 PM, webcast

Sep 18, 2020 - 6:00pm
This event will be held online

Directed by: Julie Dash

Presented by: Jola Idowu, M.Arch Candidate ‘23, MIT Architecture 
Part of the Fall 2020 Cinema and Architectural Imagination series.

Join the Zoom discussion on September 18, 2020 at 6 PM

Sep 30, 2020 - 6:00pm
This event will be held online

Directed by: Terry Gilliam

Presented by: Galo Canizares
Part of the Fall 2020 Cinema and Architectural Imagination series.

Join the Zoom discussion on September 30, 2020 at 6 PM

Sep 24, 2020 - 6:00pm
This lecture will be held online.

MIT Architecture | Fall 2020 Lecture Series
In collaboration with the MIT Program in Art, Culture, and Technology
***POSTPONED***
New date to be announced soon!

Oct 8, 2020 - 6:00pm
This lecture will be held online.

MIT Architecture | Fall 2020 Lecture Series
In collaboration with the Building Technology Group
6:00 PM, webcast

Oct 19, 2020 - 5:30pm
This event will be held online.

A Transmedia Storytelling Initiative event featuring Caroline A. Jones, Daniel J. Weitzner, Patricia Williams, and Ethan Zuckerman.
5:30–7:30 PM, Register here and watch the webcast.

Oct 22, 2020 - 6:00pm
This lecture will be held online.

MIT Architecture | Fall 2020 Lecture Series
In collaboration with the History, Theory and Criticism of Architecture and Art as part of the HTC Forum
6:00 PM, webcast.

Oct 26, 2020 - 10:00am

On Monday, October 26, 2020, the Department hosted a series of online information sessions to enable prospective Master of Architecture (MArch) and Master of Science (Architecture Studies, SMArchS; Art, Culture and Technology, SMACT; Building Technology, SMBT) students to learn about admissions, programs, school culture, and research at MIT. 

Nov 4, 2020 - 6:00pm
This event will be held online

Directed by: Franco Rosso

Presented by: Rixt Woudstra, HTC Ph.D. Candidate, MIT Architecture 

Part of the Fall 2020 Cinema and Architectural Imagination series

Oct 28, 2020 - 7:30pm
This lecture will be held online.

MIT Architecture | Fall 2020 Lecture Series
In collaboration with colleagues from the Harvard University Graduate School of Design

Nov 5, 2020 - 7:00pm
This lecture will be held online.

MIT Architecture | Fall 2020 Lecture Series
Eddie Opara and Eric Chang: The Ahmad Tehrani Symposium
7:00 PM, webcast

Nov 12, 2020 - 6:00pm
This lecture will be held online.

MIT Architecture | Fall 2020 Lecture Series
In collaboration with the Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture at MIT
6:00 PM, webcast

Elusive Things: Materialities and Spatialities in the vicinity of Nigér 

Nov 19, 2020 - 6:00pm
This lecture will be held online. Details forthcoming.

MIT Architecture | Fall 2020 Lecture Series
Walter Hood: The 26th Pietro Belluschi Lecture
“Hybrid Landscapes”
6:00 PM, webcast