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Fall 2021

Lectures are free and open to the public. Lectures will be held Thursdays at 6 PM EST both in-person and streamed online unless otherwise noted. Registration required to join in-person. Visit architecture.mit.edu/lectures for more info and links. Please follow @MITArchitecture on instagram or facebook for the news and updates. #BlackLivesMatter

Our Fall 2021 lecture series is supported in-part by the Arthur H Schein (1951) Memorial Fund.

Sep 16, 2021 - 6:00pm
Long Lounge, 7-429

MIT Architecture | Fall 2021 Lecture Series
In collaboration with the Architecture and Urbanism Group and the Art, Culture and Technology Group
6:00 PM

This lecture will be held in person in Long Lounge, 7-429 for MIT affiliates, and simultaneously streamed online: http://web.mit.edu/webcast/architecture/f21/1/. The webcast link includes a section where you can submit questions to the speaker for the Q&A period in real time.

Sep 23, 2021 - 6:00pm
Long Lounge, 7-429

MIT Architecture | Fall 2021 Lecture Series
In collaboration with the Design and Computation Group
6:00 PM
This lecture will be held in person in Long Lounge, 7-429 and streamed online. Webcast link will be provided prior to the event.

Sep 30, 2021 - 6:00pm
Huntington Hall, 10-250

MIT Architecture | Fall 2021 Lecture Series
The Edward and Mary Allen Lecture in Structural Design
In collaboration with the Building Technology Group
6:00 PM
This lecture will be held in person in Huntington Hall, 10-250 and streamed online. Webcast link will be provided prior to the event.

Oct 14, 2021 - 6:00pm
Long Lounge, 7-429

MIT Architecture | Fall 2021 Lecture Series
In collaboration with the Critical Broadcasting Lab
6:00 PM
This lecture will be held in person in Long Lounge, 7-429 and streamed online. Webcast link will be provided prior to the event.

Oct 21, 2021 - 6:00pm
Long Lounge, 7-429

MIT Architecture | Fall 2021 Lecture Series
A Research Studio Conversation
In collaboration with the Architecture and Urbanism Group
6:00 PM
This lecture will be held in person in Long Lounge, 7-429 and streamed online. Webcast link will be provided prior to the event.

Oct 28, 2021 - 6:00pm
Long Lounge, 7-429

MIT Architecture | Fall 2021 Lecture Series
In collaboration with the History, Theory and Criticism Group
6:00 PM
This lecture will be held in person in Long Lounge, 7-429 and streamed online. Webcast link will be provided prior to the event.

Nov 4, 2021 - 6:00pm
Huntington Hall, 10-250

MIT Architecture | Fall 2021 Lecture Series
The 27th Pietro Belluschi Lecture
6:00 PM
This lecture will be held in person in Huntington Hall, 10-250 and streamed online. Webcast link will be provided prior to the event.

More than forty years ago, when we were a much smaller studio, we wrote a personal mission statement: “We want to work with love and make good marks on the earth.”  As our work continues, we have tried to stay true to these words.  Through the years we have made our share of missteps, but what they have taught us has made us stronger.

Nov 18, 2021 - 6:00pm
Long Lounge, 7-429

MIT Architecture | Fall 2021 Lecture Series
In collaboration with the Building Technology Group
6:00 PM
This lecture will be held in person in Long Lounge, 7-429 and streamed online. Webcast link will be provided prior to the event.

May 20, 2021 - 6:00pm
This lecture will be held online.

MIT Architecture | Spring 2021 Lecture Series
A Research Studio conversation with Sean Connelly, Sanford Kwinter, Chris Leong, and Dominic Leong 
In collaboration with the Architecture and Urbanism Group
6:00 PM, webcast

Feb 25, 2021 - 6:00pm
This lecture will be held online.

MIT Architecture | Spring 2021 Lecture Series
A Research Studio conversation with Marcos Cereto, Angelo Bucci, and Xhulio Binjaku. Moderated by Cristina Parreño.
In collaboration with the Architecture and Urbanism Group
6:00 PM, webcast.

Mar 4, 2021 - 6:00pm
This lecture will be held online.

MIT Architecture | Spring 2021 Lecture Series
In collaboration with the Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture
6:00 PM, webcast

Mar 11, 2021 - 6:00pm
This lecture will be held online.

MIT Architecture | Spring 2021 Lecture Series
In collaboration with the Building Technology Group
6:00 PM, webcast

Mar 18, 2021 - 6:00pm
This lecture will be held online.

MIT Architecture | Spring 2021 Lecture Series
A Research Studio conversation with Sheriece Perry, Virgil Abloh, Nóra Al Haider, and Oana Stănescu
In collaboration with the Architecture and Urbanism Group
6:00 PM, webcast

Mar 25, 2021 - 6:00pm
This lecture will be held online.

MIT Architecture | Spring 2021 Lecture Series
In collaboration with the Critical Broadcasting Lab
6:00 PM, webcast

 

Apr 1, 2021 - 6:00pm
This lecture will be held online.

MIT Architecture | Spring 2021 Lecture Series
6:00 PM, webcast

Apr 8, 2021 - 6:00pm
This lecture will be held online.

MIT Architecture | Spring 2021 Lecture Series
6:00 PM, webcast 

Apr 15, 2021 - 6:00pm
This lecture will be held online.

MIT Architecture | Spring 2021 Lecture Series
A Research Studio conversation with Catie Newell, Virginia San Fratello, Brandon Clifford, and Zain Karsan
In collaboration with the Architecture and Urbanism Group
6:00 PM, webcast

Happening Now: A conversation with Catie Newell, Virginia Sanfratello, Brandon Clifford, and Zain Karsan

Apr 22, 2021 - 6:00pm
This lecture will be held online.

MIT Architecture | Spring 2021 Lecture Series
In collaboration with the MIT Program in Art, Culture and Technology and with the participation of Ulrike Al-Khamis, interim Director and CEO of the Aga Khan Museum in Toronto and Sean Anderson, Associate Curator in the Department of Architecture and Design at MoMA.

6:00 PM, webcast

Apr 23, 2021 - 12:00pm
This lecture will be held online.

MIT Architecture | Spring 2021 Lecture Series
30th Arthur H. Schein Memorial Lecture
12:00 PM, webcast

Apr 29, 2021 - 6:00pm
This lecture will be held online.

MIT Architecture | Spring 2021 Lecture Series
The MIT NOMAS Lecture
6:00 PM, webcast

 

Apr 30, 2021 - 9:00am
This lecture will be held online.

MIT Architecture | Spring 2021 Lecture Series
In collaboration with the Building Technology Group
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM, webcast

Engineering Independence: Concrete Architecture in the Global South

May 6, 2021 - 6:00pm
This lecture will be held online.

MIT Architecture | Spring 2021 Lecture Series
In collaboration with the Design and Computation Group
6:00 PM, webcast

May 13, 2021 - 7:30pm
This lecture will be held online.

MIT Architecture | Spring 2021 Lecture Series
In collaboration with the History, Theory and Criticism of Architecture and Art program
7:30 PM, webcast