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Symposium: Projection and Reception
Reiser + Umemoto’s O-14 AA Book Launch Event
Symposium will bring the editors and contributors of the AA’s latest publication, O-14, Projection and Reception to Tokyo, and discuss the making of books as well as making of buildings as a form of research.
The University of Tokyo, Department of Architecture
Graduate School of Engineering
7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-8656, JAPAN
Digital Fabrication Lab(DFL) is organizing its annual event on March 17th(Sun). The event will be joined by Jesse Reiser and Nanako Umemoto and students from Princeton, Tsinghua, and Nagoya Institute of Technology who will present their studio projects at the University of Tokyo. Kengo Kuma and Yusuke Obuchi are going to speak about the DFL’s activities during the year of 2011-2012 and future plans for the coming year.
In addition to DFL, Sustainable Prototyping Lab(SPL) is starting up this spring at the University of Tokyo. This is a new lab established to research topics on sustainability and urbanism. The SPL launch event will be followed by Reiser +Umemoto’s O-14 AA book Launch Event joined by distinguished architectural critics from around the world.
Schedule: March 17th (Sun), 2013
12:00 – 15:00 Japan Studio Midterm Presentation
15:00 – 16:00 Digital Fabrication Lab Annual Event
16:15 – 16:45 Sustainable Prototyping Lab Intro Presentation
17:00 – 20:00 Symposium: Projection and Reception
Poster Presentation: Department of Architecture, Engineering bld No.1 (2F studio space)
Press Release and Launch Event: Department of Architecture, Engineering bld No.1 (Room 15)