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Poured Architecture at the Graham Foundation

Poured Architecture at the Graham Foundation

The exhibition Poured Architecture: Sergio Prego on Miguel Fisac opens at the Graham Foundation in Chicago on Tuesday, February 11, 2020. The exhibition, co-curated by Carlos Copertone, Patxi Eguiluz, and Iker Gil, will be on display until April 25. The exhibition Poured Architecture establishes a dialogue between the late Spanish architect Miguel Fisac and the […]

Iker receives PICE grant from Acción Cultural Española AC/E

Iker receives PICE grant from Acción Cultural Española AC/E

Iker Gil has received a PICE grant from Acción Cultural Española AC/E as part of their Mobility Call from September 2019. The grant has also been awarded to Carlos Copertone, Patxi Eguiluz, and Sergio Prego to support the exhibition Poured Architecture: Sergio Prego on Miguel Fisac. Carlos, Patxi, and Iker are co-curators of the exhibition […]

Iker lectures at Northwestern University

Iker lectures at Northwestern University

Iker Gil will lecture at Northwestern University´s Library, on January 23, 2020. The University Library 50th Anniversary Lecture celebrates the golden anniversary of the library designed by SOM architect Walter Netsch. “Fifty years ago, University Library opened its doors for the first time. This bare concrete building, designed by SOM architect Walter Netsch, offered a […]

Iker lectures at the Apple store in Chicago

Iker lectures at the Apple store in Chicago

Iker Gil has been invited to lecture with photographer and sociologist David Schalliol at the Apple Michigan Avenue store. On Wednesday, November 13, Iker and David will discuss the exhibition “Nocturnal Landscapes: Urban Flows of Global Metropolises” and walk along the Riverwalk to show attendees how to observe cities at night from an interdisciplinary perspective. […]

Iker to lecture at St. Olaf College

Iker to lecture at St. Olaf College

Iker Gil will lecture at St. Olaf College on October 22, 2019. During the lecture, given to students of the Department of Sociology and Anthropology, he will discuss the methodology behind the exploration of Shanghai, Chicago, and Bilbao using publications and exhibitions. Event Details Time: October 22, 2019 at 7 pm. Location: 1501 St Olaf […]

Iker, new Executive Director of SOM Foundation

Iker, new Executive Director of SOM Foundation

Iker Gil has joined the SOM Foundation as its Executive Director. The foundation was established in 1979 by the partners of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP (SOM) with Bruce Graham as its first chairman. The mission was to offer fellowships and internships to architects and other urban professionals. In 1986, the SOM Foundation established the […]