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Public street furniture made from drainage piping on existing infrastructure in Hamburg, by Hamburg student Oliver Schau.

(Source: der Spiegel) 

Come check out the office and work of Aidlin Darling Design for BAYA’s Monthly Meeting.


Thursday, October 13, 2011 (6:30 - 8:30pm)
Aidlin Darling Design, 500 3rd Street #410

Berkeley’s CED presents a lecture by Reinier de Graaf and Laura Baird of OMA/AMO, Rotterdam


Wednesday, September 14, 2011 (6:30pm)
112 Wurster Hall, UC Berkeley


Photos by OMA and Iwan Baan

“A structural analysis in 1997 deemed the building seismically inadequate, so the Museum will be moving to a new building by Diller Scofidio & Renfro. What’s to come of the Ciampi building? A seismic retrofit – and a whole new program.”

architizer:

The Last Days of the Berkeley Art Museum

What does Dieter Rams think about a simple, black cube?

Follow the link for seven more interviews from famous architectural, graphic, and product designers including Stefan Sagmeister, Thijs van Stammen, Marco Piva, Steven Heller, Massimo Iosa Ghini, Michael Erlhoff, and Ruedi Baur.

Come check out the office and work of Woods Bagot for BAYA’s Monthly Meeting. Also, they will be holding an office ‘Happy Hour’, which will provide an opportunity to meet their staff and enjoy some beverages.


Friday, September 9, 2011 (6:30 - 8:30pm)
Woods Bagot, 228 Grant, 5th Floor (between Post and Sutter)

Architecture and the City Festival
Opening Night Party

Friday, August 26, 2011 (6:00 – 9:00pm)
$10 General Admission (Must be 21+ to attend)
SF Design Center, 101 Henry Adams (x 15th St)
Buy tickets here.

A couple pictures from Stanley Saitowitz|Natoma Architects BAYA meeting last thursday.

Wasn’t able to take a lot of good ones, but here are the lucky few that made the cut.

Enjoy.

"Urbanized is a feature-length documentary about the design of cities, which looks at the issues and strategies behind urban design and features some of the world’s foremost architects, planners, policymakers, builders, and thinkers… By exploring a diverse range of urban design projects around the world, Urbanized frames a global discussion on the future of cities.”
Wednesday, September 21, 2011 (8:00pm)Sundance Kabuki Cinemas, 1881 Post Street (x Fillmore)$25 – General public$20 – Students, AIGA, IDSA, AIABuy tickets here.

"Urbanized is a feature-length documentary about the design of cities, which looks at the issues and strategies behind urban design and features some of the world’s foremost architects, planners, policymakers, builders, and thinkers… By exploring a diverse range of urban design projects around the world, Urbanized frames a global discussion on the future of cities.”


Wednesday, September 21, 2011 (8:00pm)
Sundance Kabuki Cinemas, 1881 Post Street (x Fillmore)
$25 – General public
$20 – Students, AIGA, IDSA, AIA
Buy tickets here.

Reuben Margolin's “Kinetic Wave Sculptures”

West Coast Density
"Join us for a panel discussion with architects from Seattle, Portland, San Francisco, and San Diego who will present their work and help answer the question: What is West Coast Density? With Eric Naslund of Studio E Architects, Mike Corl of Vallaster Corl Architects and Roger Gula of Mithun.”


Monday, August 15, 2011 (12:30pm)
SPUR, 654 Mission (between 2nd and 3rd)
AIA, SPUR, HAC Members: Free | Nonmembers: $5

Net Zero Carbon Mini Series

AIASF Committee of the Environment (COTE) presents:
How Large-Scale Infrastructure Affects the Carbon Footprint of Your Building

Speakers: Jeffrey Tumlin, Heather Cooley, Bill Burke, and Sam Jensen Augustine


Tuesday, August 9, 2011 (6:30 - 8:00pm)
AIA San Francisco, 130 Sutter, Suite 600
Free event. Please register here.

"Please join the AIASF, Health + Science Committee for a Design Presentation on Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi Hospital with Mohammed Ayoub, HDR New York.”


Thursday, August 4, 2011 (5:30 - 7:30pm)
AIA San Francisco, 130 Sutter, Suite 600
Free event. Please register here.

Come check out the office and work of Stanley Saitowitz | Natoma Architects for BAYA’s Monthly Meeting.


Thursday, August 11, 2011 (6:30 - 8:30pm)
Natoma Architects Inc, 1022 Natoma Street #3