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Design Immersion Days 2020 - In the Clouds

Design Immersion Days 2020 - In the Clouds

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Design Immersion Days 2020 In the Clouds provides an immersive platform for high school students all over the world to come together for three-week-long series of courses, project, lectures, virtual field trips, and more, which plunge into contemporary design topics, tools, and techniques. Continuing its traditions in concept as well as explorations of scale through cutting-edge design platforms, the curriculum will incorporate new methods for content and project delivery to engender a collaborative and fun social environment. 

SCI-Arc's Design Development in the Age of AR, AI, and Automation

SCI-Arc's Design Development in the Age of AR, AI, and Automation

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The way we construct things and how we use digital information to build buildings today is undergoing a dramatic change. AR and AI will be playing a key role of how we design, develop, and build things in the future.

Thom Mayne: MS Design of Cities

Thom Mayne: MS Design of Cities

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Thom Mayne, Director of SCI-Arc’s MS Design of Cities presents the program’s approach to expanding the limits of architectural design into broader urban and infrastructural problems.

MS Design Theory and Pedagogy

MS Design Theory and Pedagogy

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SCI-Arc’s EDGE MS Design Theory and Pedagogy Coordinator Marcelyn Gow reflects on the program’s approach to designing future pedagogies and discusses significant work produced by recent graduates from the Design Theory and Pedagogy program.

The Future of Prison: Frank Gehry and Gehry Partners Advanced Design Studio

The Future of Prison: Frank Gehry and Gehry Partners Advanced Design Studio

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In the Spring semester 2017 SCI-Arc hosted an advanced design studio taught by Frank Gehry and Gehry Partners addressing the future of prisons and issues of incarceration.

David Ruy: MS Synthetic Landscapes

David Ruy: MS Synthetic Landscapes

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SCI-Arc’s EDGE Postgraduate Programs Chair David Ruy introduces the MS Synthetic Landscapes postgraduate program at SCI-Arc. The Master of Science in Synthetic Landscapes is a one-year, three-semester program focused on advancing knowledge and developing expertise in the emerging topics of landscape architecture.

MS Architectural Technologies

MS Architectural Technologies

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SCI-Arc’s EDGE MS Architectural Technologies Coordinator M. Casey Rehm presents the program’s approach to advanced technologies and discusses their near-future cultural impacts.

2019 EDGE Fiction & Entertainment Finals

2019 EDGE Fiction & Entertainment Finals

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SCI-Arc’s EDGE Fiction and Entertainment 2019 graduating class, directed by Liam Young, presents journeys into a series of speculative futures. These future worlds incorporate techniques of film, fiction, video games, virtual reality and documentary to tell stories about the emerging conditions of the 21st century in a world where artificial intelligence and automation are ubiquitous and myriad autonomous objects populate our daily life.

Making and Meaning 2019

Making+Meaning 2019

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Open to the creative individual, inspired professionals, current college students and recent graduates, as well as those newly admitted to SCI-Arc’s M.Arch 1 program, Making+Meaning is a four-week summer studio program that introduces students to architectural experimentation and transformative design techniques in a unique and lively studio setting.

2019 Graduate Thesis Weekend

2019 Graduate Thesis Weekend

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SCI-Arc’s 2019 Graduate Thesis Weekend included reviews of the thesis projects with over 50 critics including SCI-Arc faculty and invited guests. Critics included Ellie Abrons, Frances Anderton, Johan Bettum, Edward Eigen, K. Michael Hays, Thom Mayne and Amanda Reeser-Lawrence among others.

SCI-Arc B.Arch Thesis Weekend 2019

SCI-Arc B.Arch Thesis Weekend 2019

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Highlights from SCI-Arc’s 2019 B.Arch Thesis Weekend. The weekend’s events included reviews of the 45 thesis projects with over 50 critics including SCI-Arc faculty and invited guests. Critics included Winka Dubbeldam, Mariana Ibanez, Ferda Kolatan, Thom Mayne and Alexandra Cunningham, among others.

SCI-Arc Selected Graduate Thesis Exhibition 2018

SCI-Arc Selected Graduate Thesis Exhibition 2018

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Highlights from the 2018 SCI-Arc Selected Graduate Thesis Exhibition.

SCI-Arc Final Reviews - Fall 2018

SCI-Arc Final Reviews - Fall 2018

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Highlights from the Fall 2018 Final Reviews at SCI-Arc featuring work from the B.Arch, M.Arch 1, M.Arch 2 and EDGE programs.

SCI-Arc B.Arch Thesis Weekend 2018

SCI-Arc B.Arch Thesis Weekend 2018

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Highlights from SCI-Arc’s 2018 B.Arch Thesis Weekend.

SCI-Arc 2018 Design Immersion Days Exhibition

SCI-Arc 2018 Design Immersion Days Exhibition

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SCI-Arc’s 2018 Design Immersion Days [DID] students present a recent, public exhibition of their work at the school.

2018 Graduate Thesis Weekend

2018 Graduate Thesis Weekend

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SCI-Arc’s 2018 Graduate Thesis Weekend included reviews of the thesis projects with over 60 critics including SCI-Arc faculty and invited guests.

SCI-Arc Graduate Thesis: 'Miniatures 2' at Hauser & Wirth Los Angeles

SCI-Arc Graduate Thesis: 'Miniatures 2' at Hauser & Wirth Los Angeles

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SCI-Arc Graduate Thesis presents ‘Miniatures’ 2 at Hauser & Wirth Los Angeles. Students in the M.Arch program present their work-in-progress thesis projects to faculty, thesis advisors and invited critics.

Graduate Thesis Weekend 2017

Graduate Thesis Weekend 2017

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Watch highlights from SCI-Arc’s 2017 Graduate Thesis Weekend

SCI-Arc B.Arch Thesis Weekend 2017

SCI-Arc B.Arch Thesis Weekend 2017

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Highlights from SCI-Arc’s 2017 B.Arch Thesis Weekend

Final Reviews Fall 2016

Final Reviews Fall 2016

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Highlights from the Fall 2016 Final Reviews at SCI-Arc featuring work from the B.Arch, M.Arch 1 and M.Arch 2 programs.

Making and Meaning

Making+Meaning

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Open to the creative individual, inspired professionals, current college students and college graduates, as well as those newly admitted to SCI-Arc’s M.Arch 1 program, Making+Meaning is a four-week summer studio program that introduces students to architectural experimentation and transformative design techniques in a unique and lively studio setting.

Design Immersion Days

Design Immersion Days

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Design Immersion Days (DID) is an immersive four-week summer program that introduces high school students to design and architecture.

SCI-Arc: VS Manifesto

SCI-Arc: VS Manifesto

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Fall 2017 SCI-Arc Visual Studies taught by Ryan Tyler Martinez

SCI-Arc: VS Fake Facades

SCI-Arc: VS Fake Facades

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Instructors Ryan Tyler Martinez Shawn Rassekh

B.Arch Thesis Weekend 2016

B.Arch Thesis Weekend 2016

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Highlights from SCI-Arc’s 2016 B.Arch Thesis Weekend

Graduate Thesis Weekend 2016

Graduate Thesis Weekend 2016

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Watch highlights from SCI-Arc’s 2016 Graduate Thesis Weekend. The weekend’s events included reviews of the 81 thesis projects with over 50 critics including SCI-Arc faculty and invited guests.

SCI-Arc - Film Space Seminar - Part 1

SCI-Arc - Film Space Seminar - Part 1

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Film from SCI-Arc’s Film Space seminar, including recent student models seen through a robotic lens

SCI-Arc - Film Space Seminar - Part 2

SCI-Arc - Film Space Seminar - Part 2

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Film from SCI-Arc’s Film Space seminar, including recent student models seen through a robotic lens.

SCI-Arc B.Arch Program

SCI-Arc B.Arch Program

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The design culture of SCI-Arc’s B.Arch program is focused both on the discipline of architecture, in terms of its history, theory, techniques, and on the practice of architecture, in terms of building technology, innovative means of construction, and professional practice.

SCI-Arc M.Arch 1 Program

SCI-Arc M.Arch 1 Program

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The core of the M.Arch 1 program at SCI-Arc is architectural experimentation and learning through making. Central to the program’s philosophy is a firm commitment to design excellence, achieved through a comprehensive course of study that provides students with a solid intellectual base and understanding of the history, theory, technology, and professional practice of architecture.

SCI-Arc M.Arch 2 Program

SCI-Arc M.Arch 2 Program

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SCI-Arc’s advanced Master of Architecture program introduces students to an advanced critical perspective on contemporary architectural issues as a tool with which to examine the complex and shifting relationship between architecture and cultural, political, economic and social change.

SCI-Arc Edge

SCI-Arc Edge

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Beginning in fall 2016, SCI-Arc EDGE, Center for Advanced Studies in Architecture will offer four graduate degree programs in fields including architectural technologies, fiction and entertainment, design of cities, and design theory and pedagogy, along with two fellowships in synthetic landscapes.

SCI-Arc Final Reviews Fall 2017

SCI-Arc Final Reviews Fall 2017

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Highlights from the Fall 2017 Final Reviews at SCI-Arc featuring work from the B.Arch, M.Arch 1 and M.Arch 2 programs.