Nader moderating Japan Society talk by Toshiko Mori

Posted on April 29th, 2019 by Nicole Sakr

Posted under: Events

This Wednesday, May 1st, at 6:30pm at New York’s Japan Society Nader will moderate Toshiko Mori: Transforming Communities through Architecture. The talk is part of the Japan Society’s Japan in the Global 1960s series and will examine the phenomenon of the post-World War II Setouchi region of Japan which saw an artistic renaissance sparked by Kenzo Tange’s 1958 Kagawa Prefecture government office building (shown above). Mori will also discuss two of her works in villages in Senegal with ambitions to transform their communities. For more info on the talk and to purchase tickets click HERE.

photo above by John Barr

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MANIFEST PEDAGOGIES EXHIBIT OPENS AT U-SOA

Posted on April 5th, 2019 by Nicole Sakr

Posted under: Events, Installations + Exhibitions

‘Manifest Pedagogies’, an exhibit of NADAAA’s three schools of architecture and design opened yesterday at the University of Miami’s School of Architecture. The exhibit also highlights the vision plan NADAAA has developed with the SoA for their Coral Gables campus. The work will be on view through April 18th in the Irvin Korach Gallery (open 8:30am – 8pm).

On April 8th Nader will join a round-table discussion entitled ‘Pedagogy in Question’ with the SoA’s Allan Shulman, Carie Penabad, Joel Lamere, Charlotte von Moos and Christopher Meyer. The round-table will be in the Thomas P. Murphy Design Studio Building at 6:30pm.

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Solo Exhibit by Torkwase Dyson now open at Cooper

Posted on March 28th, 2019 by Nicole Sakr

Posted under: Events, The Cooper Union

Through April 25th artist Torkwase Dyson will present a solo exhibition entitled I Can Drink the Distance at the The Cooper Union’s Gallery at 41 Cooper SquareDyson is the Spring 2019 Robert Gwathmey Chair in Architecture and Art at The Cooper Union. The exhibition “considers how the body unifies, balances, and arranges itself to move through built environments. Attuned to the shape patterns of industry—from the history of global trade to contemporary colonization and extraction—Dyson thinks through the various ways humans oppose the violence of these synergistic systems with methods of improvisation and spatial planning.” More on the exhibition HERE.

In conjunction with the exhibition, Dyson will give a lecture on Tuesday, April 2, in the Cooper Union’s Great Hall, more info HERE.

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NADER NAMED FIRST PAUL HELMLE FELLOW

Posted on January 4th, 2019 by Nicole Sakr

Posted under: Academic, Events

Nader is serving as the inaugural Paul Helmle Fellow at Cal Poly Pomona’s Department of Architecture. He is leading a studio there this January and will offer a concluding lecture on February 15th, more information to follow.

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‘UNFINISHED’ BOOK LAUNCH AT CUNY

Posted on November 15th, 2018 by Nicole Sakr

Posted under: Events

Nader is taking part in a panel at the UNFINISHED book launch at CUNY’s Spitzer School of Architecture Monday at 6pm. UNFINISHED explores projects from the Spanish Pavilion at the 15th Venice Architecture Biennale, more info on UNFINISHED can be found HERE.

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Today in New Canaaan: Nader panelist at Modern House Day Tour and Symposium

Posted on October 20th, 2018 by Nicole Sakr

Posted under: Events

The New Canaan Historical Society’s biennial Modern House Day Tour is today, October 20, 2018 from 8:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. The 2018 symposium explores selected houses by architects Sean Godsell, Gō Hasegawa and Nader Tehrani, examining materiality, proportion, and sustainability. The panel will be moderated by Sean Anderson. Tickets are still available and can be purchased online HERE. The tour begins at The Town Meeting Room, New Canaan Town Hall, 77 Main Street, New Canaan, CT.

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NADAAA + MUJI

Posted on September 21st, 2018 by Nicole Sakr

Posted under: Events, Things We Like

Join us tomorrow at MUJI Newbury Street from 12 – 2pm for a workshop focused on clever small spaces and DIY furniture design! Store location (as if you didn’t already know) 359 Newbury St. Boston, MA. For more info on MUJI’s Back to School by MUJI event series check HERE. See you tomorrow!

 

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Katie + Richard Sommer presenting DFALD at OAA on Friday

Posted on May 21st, 2018 by Nicole Sakr

Posted under: _Daniels Building, Academic, Events, Lectures

This Friday: Katie and Richard Sommer, the dean of the Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design (DFALD) at the University of Toronto will present the design and construction process of the new Daniels Building at the Annual OAA Conference. Full details on the lecture HERE. Register HERE.

photo by Michael Muraz

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‘Tempietto Exemplum’ at Yale School of Architecture

Posted on April 10th, 2018 by Nicole Sakr

Posted under: Academic, Events, Installations + Exhibitions

A group of thirty firms including NADAAA has contributed original drawings to the Yale School of Architecture’s exhibit: ‘Tempietto Exemplum’.

All are invited to celebrate the opening this Thursday, April 12th at the Yale School of Architecture. Craig Buckley will be lecturing at 6:30pm in Hastings Hall, immediately followed by ‘Tempietto Exemplum”s opening reception.

On Friday, April 13th the School is hosting a Gallery Talk at 1pm. Please RSVP to Amanda Iglesias to attend this talk: amanda.iglesias@yale.edu

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‘Looking across the Diptych’ Opening in Rome

Posted on December 19th, 2017 by Nicole Sakr

Posted under: Academic, Events

GUARDANDO ATTRAVERSO IL DITTICO

Nader Tehrani-NADAAA

The exhibition is curated by Manuela De Leonardis and will open December 23rd at 19.00 and remain on view through January 4th at Bibliothè, Via Celsa 4 (Piazza del Gesù), Rome. More information can be found on Bibliothè‘s Facebook page HERE.

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