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Dimensions of Citizenship at Wrightwood 659 in Chicago

Dimensions of Citizenship at Wrightwood 659 in Chicago

The exhibition Dimensions of Citizenship, the US Pavilion at the 16th Venice Architecture Biennale, will be exhibited in Chicago in 2019. Below is a portion of the press release with the announcement: “Dimensions of Citizenship: Architecture and Belonging from the Body to the Cosmos, the official U.S. entry at the recently-concluded 16th International Architecture Exhibition […]

Iker is the keynote speaker at the 26th Annual STA Design Inspiration Weekend

Iker is the keynote speaker at the 26th Annual STA Design Inspiration Weekend

Iker has been invited to keynote the 26th Annual STA Design Inspiration Weekend. As STA describes the Weekend as an “intimate event, a great way to meet new people or reconnect, to get invigorated, and to live it up or enjoy downtime.” This year’s theme is “Extending the Narrative.” Thank you very much to STA […]

Iker, juror at the University of Buffalo senior studio final reviews

Iker, juror at the University of Buffalo senior studio final reviews

Iker has been invited to be part of the jury of the University of Buffalo 3rd Senior Studio titled “Urban Life: Self + Society.” The studio is coordinated by Annette LeCuyer with the rest of the faculty being Charles Davis, Laura Garofalo, and Brad Wales. The review, that takes place on Monday, December 3, is […]

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 […]