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

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