College of Architecture and Design

Fall 2012 Lecture Series

The Fall 2012 Lecture Series at the College of Architecture and Design (CoAD) at NJIT  starts on October 15 with Neil Meredith’s talk on a recent project by Gehry Technologies, Burj Khalifa Office Ceiling. Featuring Fred Kent*, Alissia Melka-Teichroew, Ted Krueger, Nataly Gattegno + Jason Johnson, and William Sharples as keynote speakers throughout the series, it concludes with a lecture by Nader Tehrani. As part of the series, on November 14, CoAD will host a Fall Symposium on “Distributed Intelligence” sponsored by AIANJ. All lectures take place on Mondays at 5:30 in Weston Lecture Hall unless otherwise noted, and are free and open to public.

Oct 15
Neil Meredith, Gehry Technologies, New York, NY.
“Burj Khalifa Office Ceiling: Design to Fabrication”

Oct 19
Fred Kent*, President + Founder, Project for Public Spaces, New York, NY.
“Revitalizing Cities”

* AIAS-sponsored lecture, AIAS Northeast Quad Conference - time: 6-9 pm - location: 1 Newark Club in Downtown Newark - cost: $10 admission, dinner provided, registered AIAS Members receive free admission

Oct 22
Alissia Melka-Teichroew, Designer + Founder byAMT Inc., New York, NY.
“Expectations and Delight”

Oct 29
Ted Krueger, PhD, Associate Professor, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY.
“Expect the Unexpected and Remember to Forget”

Nov 12
Nataly Gattegno + Jason Johnson, Principals, Future Cities Lab, San Francisco, CA.
“Live Models”

Nov 14
AIANJ-sponsored Fall Symposium
“Distributed Intelligence”

Nov 19
William Sharples, AIA, Partner, SHoP Architects, New York, NY.
“SHoP Work”

Nov 26
Nader Tehrani, Principal, NADAAA, Head, MIT School of Architecture, Boston, MA.
“DA DA A NADAAA”

Masonry Design and Build

Masonry 2012 Video Feature

Masonry Design Build 2012, The construction process of this year's Masonry Design and Building Competition. Architecture students building their designs.

Team NJ Solar Decathlon 2011

Solar Decathalon 2011 Video Feature

A walkthrough of the Solar Decathlon house -- design team composed of architecture and industrial design students from NJIT CoAD, working with a team from Rutgers University.

Industrial Design at CoAD

Industrial Design studentsVideo Feature

Folding bicycles designed and fabricated by third year Industrial Design students with instructor Ran Lerner in Fall 2011.

Digital Design at CoAD

Danielle Esmaya Video Feature

Danielle Esmaya created this video for the Video & Animation class a required second year course for Digital Design students.

Grad Studies in Architecture

NCE Video Feature

Justin Capuco graduate student at the New Jersey School of Architecture talks about his rewarding experiences.

Faculty Profile: Matt Gosser

Matt Gosser Video Feature

Matthew Gosser '03, an adjunct professor in NJIT's College of Architecture