2015 Under Construction Symposium

Interstices 16
The Urban Thing

November 21, 2014

Call for Papers – Presentations

The Urban Thing 2015 Interstices Under Construction Symposium 10-12 April, 2015, Auckland, New Zealand                                                       …

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2013 Interstices Under Construction Symposium

Interstices 15
Moved: On Atmospheres and Affects

December 12, 2013

Symposium opening and Gernot Böhme’s keynote address

    Mihi whakatau and opening by Dr Moana Nepia and Prof. Diane Brand 22 November, 2013, at the Design Theatre, NICAI, The University of Auckland Keynote by Prof. Gernot Böhme, 22 November, 2013, at the Design Theatre, NICAI, The …

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Interstices 15

Moved: On Atmospheres and Affects

December 3, 2013

Call for Papers

What does being moved mean, historically and in contemporary senses, for thinking design practices spanning cities, architecture, scenography, interiors, objects? How are atmospheres related to lapsed ideals of subject integrity and to the immersion in affective states? What are the …

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2013 Interstices Under Construction Symposium

Interstices 15
Moved: On Atmospheres and Affects

November 15, 2013

Final programme and symposium brochure

The programme for the 2013 Interstices Under Construction Symposium ‘Moved: On Atmospheres and Affects’ is available below. Starting 4pm, Friday 22 November, it will run till the afternoon of 24 November 2013, with keynote speaker Professor Gernot Böhme participating at …

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2013 Interstices Under Construction Symposium

Interstices 15
Moved: On Atmospheres and Affects

October 30, 2013

Draft programme and abstracts

Download the draft programme and collection of refereed and accepted full abstracts for “Moved: On Atmospheres and Affects”, at The University of Auckland and AUT University, Auckland (November 22 to 24, 2013 – Keynote Speaker: Professor emeritus Gernot Böhme Technical …

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2013 Interstices Under Construction Symposium

Interstices 15
Moved: On Atmospheres and Affects

September 20, 2013

Registration is now open

Registration for 2013 Interstices Under Construction Symposium ‘Moved: On Atmospheres and Affects’ is now open. Tickets can be purchased online – https://interstices.eventbrite.co.nz/.  Please contact the convenors if you need information about alternative methods of payment.   The symposium will take …

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2013 Interstices Under Construction Symposium

Interstices 15
Moved: On Atmospheres and Affects

March 11, 2013

Call for Papers/Presentations

Moved: On Atmospheres and Affects 2013 Interstices Under Construction Symposium The University of Auckland and AUT University, Auckland November 22 to 24, 2013. Keynote Speaker: Professor emeritus Gernot Böhme Technical University of Darmstadt, Germany We invite you to address in …

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Interstices 14

Immaterial materialities

December 20, 2012

Call for Papers

Materiality has recently claimed centre stage in architectural discourse and practice, yet its critical meaning is ever receding. Tropes like material honesty, digital materiality, material responsiveness and dematerialisation mark out an interdisciplinary field where scientific fact and artistic experimentation interact, …

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2012 Interstices Under Construction Symposium

Interstices 14
Immaterial materialities

October 29, 2012

Programme

Click here for abstracts and information about the presenters   Click here for programme in pdf format.   28 NOVEMBER 2012 3.00 – 3.30   INTRODUCTION – Sandra Karina Löschke   3.30 – 5.30   MATERIALISM (Moderation: Steven Loo) Bauhaus Exercises on …

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2012 Interstices Under Construction Symposium

Interstices 14
Immaterial materialities

October 26, 2012

Abstracts and information about the presenters

Download abstracts for the symposium and information about the presenters at http://interstices.ac.nz/wp-content/uploads/2012/10/2012-iuc-abstracts-and-bios-collated.pdf

 

2012 Interstices Under Construction Symposium

Interstices 14
Immaterial materialities

October 10, 2012

Presenters

Immaterial material ‘ecologies of mind’ Peg Rawes, Bartlett School of Architecture, University College London, U.K.   Ambient Atmospheres Ross Jenner, School of Architecture, University of Auckland, New Zealand   Art(i)facts versus Fictive Factures: Alexander Dorner’s Immaterialities Rebecca Uchill, Massachusetts Institute …

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2012 Interstices Under Construction Symposium

Interstices 14
Immaterial materialities

Registration

Registration for “Immaterial materialities – Materiality and interactivity in art and architecture” is now open. The Call for Papers elicited a great response and we received 52 submissions from around the world. From these, 22 abstracts were accepted for presentation …

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2012 Interstices Under Construction Symposium

Interstices 14
Immaterial materialities

March 7, 2012

Call for Papers

The University of Technology Sydney, Schools of Architecture and Design, 28–30 November 2012 keynote speakers: Professor Jonathan Hill, The Bartlett – University College London Professor Philip Ursprung, Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich immaterial materialities: materiality and interactivity in art and architecture …

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Interstices 13

Technics, Memory and the Architecture of History

December 17, 2011

Call for Papers

Technics, Memory and the Architecture of History In the light of massive catastrophes – the earthquakes near Sendai and Christchurch, the tsunamis of Acheh and Katrina’s devastation of New Orleans – the question of urban and architectural reconstruction invokes the …

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2011 Interstices Under Construction Symposium

Interstices 13
Technics, Memory and the Architecture of History

November 29, 2011

Registration and final programme

25-27 November 2011, University of Tasmania, Launceston, Tasmania Register for the 2011 Interstices Under Construction Symposium. Download final programme. Download abstracts.     Friday 25 November Nualla O’Flaherty Theatre, The Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery 4pm – 4.15pm Opening …

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2011 Interstices Under Construction Symposium

Interstices 13
Technics, Memory and the Architecture of History

July 9, 2011

Abstract deadline extended

The abstract deadline for “Technics, Memory and the Architecture of History” symposium has been extended to 31 July 2011. Please send a 500 word abstract of your presentation (scholarly paper, drawings, installations, and/or film) to Stephen Loo (stephen.loo@utas.edu.au) by 31 …

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2011 Interstices Under Construction Symposium

Interstices 13
Technics, Memory and the Architecture of History

May 8, 2011

Call for Papers

University of Tasmania 25-27 November Key Speakers: Prof Alessandra Ponte, Université de Montréal, Canada Prof William Taylor, University of Western Australia Dr Peg Rawes, Bartlett School of Architecture, University College London Dr Karen Burns, Monash University Prof Jeff Malpas, University …

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Interstices 12

Unsettled Containers: Aspects of Interiority

November 7, 2010

Call for Papers

Unsettled Containers – Aspects of Interiority [1] In architecture, as in ecology, equilibrium between inside and outside is rather like paradise, something too good to be true, therefore not good enough. David Leatherbarrow Is architecture a cult of the externalised …

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2010 Under Construction Symposium

Interstices 12
Unsettled Containers: Aspects of Interiority

October 11, 2010

Concluding Remarks: Professor David Leatherbarrow

We gratefully acknowledge receipt of The University of Auckland Distinguished Visitor’s Award, as well as the contributions to Professor David Leatherbarrow’s airfares made by the Universities of Melbourne and Tasmania, VUW and AUT University. Our thanks to all who have generously …

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2010 Under Construction Symposium

Interstices 12
Unsettled Containers: Aspects of Interiority

September 16, 2010

Symposium Programme

The University of Auckland, NICAI Conference Centre, 22 Symonds St Programme (download brochure here) Friday, 8 October 2010 16:00    Opening address: Professor Jenny Dixon, Dean NICAI, and Rewi Thompson, Architect, School of  Architecture and Planning, The University of Auckland 16:30    Professional Panel …

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2010 Under Construction Symposium

Interstices 12
Unsettled Containers: Aspects of Interiority

September 1, 2010

Symposium Abstracts

Abstracts for the upcoming symposium are published and attached. Download the Abstracts for 2010, Interstices 12 Under Construction – Unsettled Containers: Aspects of Interiority Abstracts: Sandra Kaji-O’Grady Inside Bubbles: The interior as a bag of manufactured air Julieanna Preston with …

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2010 Under Construction Symposium

Interstices 12
Unsettled Containers: Aspects of Interiority

August 12, 2010

Update – Getting Closer

Getting closer: we have accepted 21 double blind refereed abstracts – have a look here. We are now receiving expressions of interest for Work-in-Progress sessions. If you have something that is not of a finished nature but of interest in …

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2010 Under Construction Symposium

Interstices 12
Unsettled Containers: Aspects of Interiority

May 18, 2010

Call for Papers

Unsettled Containers: Aspects of Interiority [1] The University of Auckland, School of Architecture and Planning 8-10 October 2010 Keynote speaker: Professor David Leatherbarrow University of Pennsylvania School of Design In architecture, as in ecology, equilibrium between inside and outside is …

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Interstices 11

The Traction of Drawing

December 3, 2009

Call for Papers

Why raise the issue of drawing again? With the proliferation and maturation of digital technologies, what is the use of the hand and the traces it makes on clay, stone, wood or paper? This symposium seeks to examine the technologies …

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2009 Under Construction Symposium

Interstices 11
The Traction of Drawing

November 16, 2009

Symposium Conclusion

“The Traction of Drawing” concluded with a presentation by Prof. Marco Frascari to postgraduate students and lecturers from the School of Architecture and the School of Art and Design on Monday morning. It was a lovely session and we would …

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2009 Under Construction Symposium

Interstices 11
The Traction of Drawing

November 1, 2009

Symposium Abstracts

Abstracts for the upcoming symposium are published and attached. Download the Abstracts for 2009, Interstices 11 Under Construction – The Traction of Drawing Abstracts: Folded Space Andrew Barrie Fixed: Techniques of drawing on skin, and other surfaces Deborah Cain Drawing …

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2009 Under Construction Symposium

Interstices 11
The Traction of Drawing

October 10, 2009

Symposium Programme

Programme Keynote lectures and the panel are open to the public and free of charge. For information about theme and keynote speaker Marco Frascari, read the Call for Papers. Friday, 13 November 2009 16:00 Opening address: Prof Jenny Dixon, Dean …

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General News & Updates

 

August 4, 2009

Interstices website up and running again

Our website is up and running again! Please note that the Call for Papers for the Symposium “The Traction of Drawing” is now closed. We have received twice as many abstracts as expected and are really looking forward to this …

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2009 Under Construction Symposium

Interstices 11
The Traction of Drawing

Call for Papers

Missing Image - Marcus Occulata, Anrea Alciato (1546) Emblematum Libellus Interstices Under Construction Symposium: The Traction of Drawing University of Auckland, 13-15 November 2009 Keynote speaker: Prof Marco Frascari, Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism Carleton University, Ottawa Why raise the …

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General News & Updates

 

The Interstices blog interface

Welcome to our Interstices blog interface. From our end, we will use it to keep you informed about events and publications. And you might want to let us know what you think … Looking forward to your comments! Tina Engels-Schwarzpaul …

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