College of Architecture and Design

Spring 2013 Lecture Series

The Spring 2013 Lecture Series at the College of Architecture and Design (CoAD) at NJIT started on February 18 with Kathryn Dean’s talk. This semester, the series will feature Jonathan Massey, Nataly Gattegno + Jason Johnson, Tony & Margaret Santos, Ken Greenberg, Alan Organschi, and Axel Schmitzberger as keynote speakers. It will conclude on April 18 with an AIA-endowed lecture by Will Bruder, which is also a part of the annual Design Showcase event. As part of the series, on March 6, CoAD will host a Spring Symposium on “Distributed Intelligence” sponsored by AIANJ. This symposium was originally planned for Fall 2012 and was rescheduled due to Hurricane Sandy. All lectures take place on Mondays at 5:30 in Weston Lecture Hall unless otherwise noted, and are free and open to public.

February 18
Kathryn Dean, R.A., Director, Graduate School of Architecture & Urban Design, Washington University in St. Louis; Partner, Dean/Wolf Architects
“Constructive Continuum”

February 25
Jonathan Massey, Ph.D., Professor, Syracuse University School of Architecture, Syracuse, NY
“Managing Risk from Fuller to Foster”

March 4
Nataly Gattegno + Jason Johnson, Principals, Future Cities Lab, San Francisco, CA
“Live Models”

March 6
AIANJ-sponsored Fall Symposium
“Distributed Intelligence”
4:00pm – 8:00pm

March 11
Tony & Margaret Santos, Professor and Adjunct Faculty, CoAD at NJIT
“New Portuguese Architecture”

April 1
Alan Organschi, Principal, Gray Organschi Architecture; Lecturer, Yale School of Architecture
“Failure, Error, Misapprehension, Slop”

April 8
Axel Schmitzberger, D.I., Assistant Professor, College of Environmental Design, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, CA
“An Alchemical Index"

April 15
Ken Greenberg, Principal, Greenberg Consultants Inc. Toronto, ON
“City Building: A New Convergence”

April 18
Will Bruder, FAIA, Will Bruder Architects, Phoenix, Arizona
“Pragmatic Poetry”
AIA-endowed Lecture / Design Showcase 2013

Fall 2012 Lecture Series

Spring 2012 Lecture Series

Tom Bury Talks Success

Tom Bury of Division 9 and Restaurant: Impossible talks about what it takes to succeed in Architecture, Design, and Construction.

Central King Renovation

Alumna Karen Cilento on her work with Marvel Architects for the Central King Renovation

Super Hero Studio at NJIT

This class taught by NJIT Professor Martina Decker brings together undergraduate students in Interior Design, Digital Design, and Industrial Design.

CoAD Students Get Hands-On in Italy

Digital Stone Project is a summer workshop offered by Italian stone-cutting company Garfagnana Innovazione.

Professor Richard Garber's Jackson Green Project

Jackson Green is a new development of 22 townhomes located in the city's MLK Hub.

Hurricane Sandy One Year Later

NJIT has been responding to the effects of Hurricane Sandy and the implications events of this magnitude have for the region in the future.