Core faculty meeting to discuss our own work and ideas for Imaginative Mobilities.
Introductory framing session via small group work.
Film screening, Code46, directed by Michael Winterbottom. Discussion led by Ed Keller from Parsons.
Core faculty meet with graduate students and discuss their work.
Benjamin Bratton (design theorist, UCSD + Strelka Institute, Moscow + Nandita Sharma, Sociology, University of Hawaii at Manoa) presents “The Right to Move”. Dinner to follow after.
Bridget Anderson (University of Bristol) & Ingo Niermann (artist, Switzerland) present “Political Imaginaries”. Dinner to follow after.
Photo: Ingo Nierman, Army of Love.
Two-day design workshop run by Dunne and Raby.
Voluntary participation in FLOATS Conference on mobility and the sea.
A sum-up discussion of the semester’s work.
Kai Mah, Laurentian University, School of Architecture and Patrick Lynn Rivers, Chicago Art Institute; + Anab Jain, University of Applied Arts, Vienna
“Watercolour does not fix things; it works with the brush, the paper, the eye, the stroke, and so much more as tool itself gives us permission to zig and to zag and to zig — beyond the fence.”
Mahmoud Keshavarz, Anthropology and Design, Upsala University, Sweden + Leti Volpp, Bolt Law School, UC- Berkeley
Photo: A collection of forged passports stacked at National Centre for Forensics (NFS), Linköping, Sweden, 2016. Photo courtesy of Alexander Mahmoud.
A visit to Amazon’s Fulfillment Center in New Jersey.
Keller Easterling, Yale School of Architecture + Fahad Ahmad Bishara, History, UVA
Lorenzo Pezzani, Forensic Architecture, Goldsmiths, UK + Thomas Spijkobeor, Migration Law, University of Amsterdam
Alexandros Kyriakatos, Artist, Switzerland + Oron Catts, Artist, University of Western Australia
Carolyn Kirschner, Sawyer Design Research Fellow. No-Pole.