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Iker to lecture at Escola da Cidade in São Paulo

Iker to lecture at Escola da Cidade in São Paulo

Iker has been invited to lecture at the Escola da Cidade – Faculty of Architecture and Urbanism as part of their Pos-Professional Program Civilization America: A look Through Architecture. Civilization Americas is a program intended to bring together all the American Cultures though the mediation of architectural thinking and experience, understanding the contiguity of the […]

Iker presents during AICAD 2018 Symposium

Iker presents during AICAD 2018 Symposium

On Thursday, November 8, Iker will be part of a panel event titled “Un-free Space: Reflections on Dimensions of Citizenship” as part of the AICAD 2018 Symposium. Hosted by the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC), the 2018 Association of Independent Colleges of Art and Design (AICAD) Symposium, Artists/Designers/Citizens, takes place November 7–9, […]

Scratch Desk included in Infinite Games: An Extended Invitation

Scratch Desk included in Infinite Games: An Extended Invitation

Scratch Desk, a collaboration between by Iker Gil and Norman Kelly, is part of the exhibition “Infinite Games: An Extended Invitation” curated by John Preus and Mejay Gula and that runs from October 22 to November 28, 2018. Scratch Desk explores how to reclaim a disused object. What was originally a student’s desk from a […]

Iker presents during Harvard GSD alumni event

Iker presents during Harvard GSD alumni event

On Wednesday, October 3, Iker will be part of a panel event for Harvard GSD alumni for a conversation about the US Pavilion at the 2018 Venice Biennale Architettura: Dimensions of Citizenship. Hosted by Studio Gang, the presenters will discuss the pavilion’s curatorial themes, work of the participants, as well as the multiple programming hosted […]

bLUMEN wins People’s Choice Award

bLUMEN wins People’s Choice Award

We are thrilled to share that bLUMEN, the site-specific sculptural pavilion ​located in Homan Square and designed in collaboration with Luftwerk and SAIC students, has won the 2018 Pella Crafted Luxury People’s Choice Award. The award is part of the AIA Chicago Small Projects Awards. You can see all the entries and winners of this […]

bLUMEN in AIA Chicago Small Projects Awards

bLUMEN in AIA Chicago Small Projects Awards

bLUMEN, the site-specific sculptural pavilion ​located in Homan Square and designed in collaboration with Luftwerk and SAIC students, is up for the 2018 Pella Crafted Luxury People’s Choice Award. The award is part of the AIA Chicago Small Projects Awards. Here is more information about bLUMEN. Voting is open until May 17. You can vote […]