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  • Goodbye Starachitecture, Welcome Countryside! Dis-appearances in Rem’s lecture

    (The following report is written and edited by Zenovia Toloudi) With the generic title “Current preoccupations,” Rem Koolhaas presented on Monday at Harvard Graduate School of Design, his (according to GSD dean Mohsen Mostafavi) current preoccupations. Disconnected or not, the themes of his lecture would range from Stararchitecture, The countryside, The Metabolists, and the Power [...]


    If you are in the DC or Houston, TX areas be sure to check out the Moon Capital Exhibition.  Exhibitions are an important component of all SHIFTboston competitions because they help bring innovative designs and ideas to the public. “The moon is a vast wasteland. Will we inhabit it? Well, look at Las Vegas.” Dr. [...]

  • The Boston Harbor Association Sea Level Rise Forum

    The Boston Harbor Association’s first Boston Sea Level Rise Forum on November 9th and 10th at the New England Aquarium’s IMAX Theatre and the John Joseph Moakely Courthouse respectively, aims to be one of the most informative and stimulating discussions on the issue of climate change and sea level rise. In addition to debuting maps [...]