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Neurophenomenology & Sacred Architecture. Toward a Theological Aesthetics

Can we use today's and future empirical means to raise our understanding of the phenomenological effect of sacred spaces and structures, particularly as they relate to spirituality and faith? The work and thought of late neuroscientist Francisco Varela loom large here, but much has occurred since his passing, and a whole new world in neuroscience is unfolding. We will consider the science behind what has been termed 'aesthetic cognitivism' by some philosophers and latest empirical insights coming from theological aesthetics.

Open House Series - Torti Gallas + Partners

Join the AIA|DC Urban Design Committee for our 2022 Open House Series at leading design firms in DC as they showcase projects currently in planning, design, or construction phases.

AKRIS Boutique Saint Gallen / David Chipperfield Architects Milan

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Cities Under Siege: Kyiv and Odesa—Place, Urban Design, and Reconstruction

Two of the most important cities in Ukraine— Kyiv and Odesa—are currently under attack. Matthew Bell, FAIA presents historic analysis, and leads discussion of the principal architecture and urban design features of these cities with particular focus on the rebuilding of Kyiv after World War II.

Create.Connect.Amplify. Evolving Design Principles

Create.Connect.Amplify. presents stories of urgent and creative problem-solving, creates a place to talk about how designers’ and design's rigorous research and dedication to efficacy can address pressing problems of our current world, and shares inspiring stories of design's power to achieve radical and far-reaching change.

Culture Amplifier - Panel Discussion

Culture Amplifier is a virtual panel discussion that continues the dialog about designing for multicultural exchange by promoting opportunities to peacefully interact following the “Cultural Amplifier” competition hosted by the committee last year. Join a panel of interdisciplinary experts and explore how we can create spaces, designs and interventions that promote tolerance and better facilitate multicultural exchange by promoting opportunities for peaceful interaction.

Setting Effective 2022 Goals

You don’t have to have goals to earn your architecture paycheck. There’s enough activity, good people and productive firms to keep you busy and employed. However, particularly in architecture, effective work with goals generates big rewards. March is a great time to set fresh goals and reboot your career development. Our Setting Effective 2022 Goals Workshop will help you both write and fully implement professional and personal goals that are inspirational, pragmatic, and meaningful.
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Learning Objectives:
○ Learn key concepts about what effective goal-setting and goal achievement
○ Develop a 1-page Goals Plan to clarify and implement a goal that’s important to you
○ Work with and learn from peers to deepen your understanding of and effective use of goals
○ Create a consistent practice routine that will allow you to follow-through on achieving results
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Presented by:
William Ronco, PhD
Program Leader William Ronco, Ph.D. is a management consultant who works extensively with design, construction and owner/client organizations. You can learn more about him and his work at www.building-leader.com
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Organized by:
AIA|DC Emerging Architects Committee
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Sponsored by:
Gensler
Cox Graae + Spack Architects

The Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library / Mecanoo + OTJ Architects

The Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library / Mecanoo + OTJ Architects - Featured Image
© Trent Bell

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National Building Museum Annual Vincent Scully Prize Mabel O. Wilson in Conversation with Steven Nelson

Celebrate the ground-breaking work and accomplishments of Mabel O. Wilson, the Nancy and George E. Rupp Professor of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation at Columbia University. Wilson is the 23rd recipient of the National Building Museum's annual Vincent Scully Prize. An architect, scholar, researcher, artist, writer, and curator, Wilson's work focuses on Black culture and history and the ways they intersect with the built environment. In a conversation with Steven Nelson, Dean of the Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts at the National Gallery of Art, Wilson will discuss her career and ongoing work to expand the narrative of African American contributions to the built environment.

Virtual Open House Series - AECOM

Join the AIA|DC Urban Design Committee & Technology Committee for our 2021 Open House Series at leading architectural and urban design firms in DC as they virtually showcase projects currently in planning, design, or construction phases.

Two Rivers Public Charter School / Studio Twenty Seven Architecture

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Virtual Open House Series - Perkins&Will

Join the AIA|DC Urban Design Committee & Technology Committee for our 2021 Open House Series at leading architectural and urban design firms in DC as they virtually showcase projects currently in planning, design, or construction phases.

Virtual Open House Series - Perkins Eastman

Join the AIA|DC Urban Design Committee & Technology Committee for our 2021 Open House Series at leading architectural and urban design firms in DC as they virtually showcase projects currently in planning, design, or construction phases.

West Half / ODA New York

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  • Architects: ODA New York
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year :  2021

Rethinking & Revitalizing Urban Parks Post COVID-19 - Webinar

Parks and urban green spaces enrich people’s lives in many ways and are known to provide a range of physical and mental health benefits to communities within which they are located. In the past year, with the increasing number of restrictions and guidelines for social distancing due to the global pandemic, parks across the world have seen dramatic increase in use. They have become spaces of resilience, personal restoration, and social activity when the usual amenities were not available. Parks today provide access to a range of activities such as exercising,

City Nature Challenge 2021

The City Nature Challenge is an international global citizen science event that brings together cities around the globe in a friendly competition to observe and identify the biodiversity in their communities. The event focus on urban areas to promote the idea that one does not need to leave the city to connect with nature. This year, we will be exploring local parks, backyards, and neighborhoods to observe wild plants and animals that share our environment.

POLITICS, PROTESTS + PLACE - The Role of Inclusion Urbanism in Civic Activism - Webinar

Inspired by the events that were unraveling in summer 2020, and acknowledging the fact that as architects and urban designers, we are stewards of public space, Urban Design committee in partnership with AIA|DC & Equity Committee by WIELD launched a design competition titled -
POLITICS, PROTESTS + PLACE - The Role of Inclusion Urbanism in Civic Activism.

Franzen House / Robert Gurney Architect

Franzen House / Robert Gurney Architect - Exterior Photography, Houses, Facade
© Anice Hoachlander

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Washington, United States
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area :  4542 ft²
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year :  2020
  • Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project
    Manufacturers :  Western Window Systems, Sherwin-Williams, Abet Laminati, Affinity Woodworking, Caesarstone, +2