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Rendezvous with the U

Date: 10/14/2011

Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Location: Rm 100, HGA Gallery, courtyard Rapson Hall

Cost: Free but registration requested below

Description:

RENDEZVOUS WITH THE U
Context and Intuition: Modern, Public, Local Space
Featuring Hasan Çalışlar and Kerem Erginoğlu
Founding principals, Erginoğlu & Çalışlar Architects, Istanbul , Turkey

6 PM lecture, 100 Rapson Hall
7-9 PM reception with exhibitions, grand opening of the DigiFabLab, music and cash bar, HGA Gallery and courtyard

What’s happening?
• Lecture featuring the work of Istanbul-based architects Hasan Çalışlar and Kerem Erginoğlu
• Live music, hors d'oeuvres and cash bar
• Digital Fabrication Lab Grand Opening
• Exhibitions:

o The Architecture of Erginoğlu & Çalışlar
o Work by study abroad students in Istanbul and Haiti
o International projects by AIA Minneapolis chapter firms
o The Old Wooden Synagogues of Lithuania: An Artist's Perspective Artist, Joyce Ellen Weinstein

Join friends from the School of Architecture and AIA Minneapolis for the annual Rendezvous lecture “Context and Intuition: Modern, Public, Local Space” featuring Istanbul-based architects Hasan Çalışlar and Kerem Erginoğlu. After the lecture, socialize and enjoy hors d'oeuvres, live music and a cash bar during the reception from 7-9 PM. Take time to view exhibitions including “The Architecture of Erginoğlu & Çalışlar” in the HGA gallery, recent student work from our study abroad activities in Istanbul and Haiti, and an exhibition of international work by AIA Minneapolis chapter firms. And be sure to stop by the grand opening of the Digital Fabrication Lab—a new, state of the art digital prototyping and fabrication facility located in Rapson Hall—where you can check out the next wave of technology for architectural prototyping in action including a 4-axis router, 3D scanner, 3D printers, vacuum former, and laser cutter.  

The “Rendezvous with the U" lecture is co-sponsored by AIA Minneapolis, the University of Minnesota College of Design, School of Architecture, and Cass Gilbert Lecture Fund.  The Architecture of Erginoğlu & Çalışlar ” and exhibition of student work from Istanbul are organized by the Goldstein Museum of Design (GMD). GMD programs are partially funded by the Minnesota State Arts Board through an appropriation from the Minnesota State Legislature and a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.

Contact:

  • Name: Lori Mollberg
  • E-mail: lmollber@umn.edu
  • Phone: 612-625-8796
  • Sponsored by: The “Rendezvous with the U" lecture is co-sponsored by AIA Minneapolis, the University of Minnesota College of Design, School of Architecture, and Cass Gilbert Lecture Fund.

Reservation Information:

Pre-Registration is requested.  REGISTER.

More information: http://design.umn.edu/

Disability Options:

To request disability accommodations, please contact Lori Mollberg, College of Design, at lmollber@umn.edu or 612-625-8796.

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