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PUBLIC LECTURES | KEYNOTES | CONFERENCE + SYMPOSIA PRESENTATIONS

> Lectures in the RCAT | ACDL lecture series at AHO by members of the RCAT | ACDL group are listed in black font colour.

> External lectures by RCAT | ACDL members are listed in blue font colour.

> RCAT | ACDL hosted lectures by visiting scholars and practitioners are listed in dark red font colour.


 2017

Friday Thursday 15 June 2017

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Embedded Architectures and Information-based Design
Delft University of Technology, Delft, The Netherlands

Friday 12 May 2017

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel and Asst. Prof. Søren S. Sørensen
Embedded Architectures and Information-based Design
Office Talk, DARK Arkitketer, Oslo, Norway

Friday 10 February 2017

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Roundtable Discussion
Architecture + Technology: Pedagogy in the Age of Disruption Symposium
Columbia University GSAPP, New York City, USA

Info

Tuesday 24 January 2017 RCAT|ACDL Lecture 2017 03

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Spatial Strategies for Embedded Architectures
12-00 AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design
, ACDL Studio

Thursday 19 January 2017 RCAT|ACDL Lecture 2017 02

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Embedded Architectures II - Information-based Design
12-00 AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design
, ACDL Studio

Thursday 19 January 2017 RCAT|ACDL Lecture 2017 01

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Embedded Architectures I - En Route to Performance-oriented Architecture
10-00 AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design
, ACDL Studio


 2016 

> 23 public lectures at AHO by members of the RCAT | ACDL group

> 22 external lectures by members of the RCAT | ACDL group

> 6 lectures by external scholars and practitioners


Wednesday 23 November 2016

Julian Preiss
Grasshopper Modelling in an Office Context
13-45, Snøhetta, Oslo, Norway

Wednesday 23 November 2016

Robert Greenwood, Partner and Managing Director, Snøhetta
Snøhetta
13-00, Snøhetta, Oslo, Norway

Tuesday 15 November 2016

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Strategies for Developing Research Environments in Architecture
Department of Architecture and Built Environment, The University of Nottingham, UK

Tuesday 15 November 2016

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Where are we going? - Acquiring Competencies and Capacities for a Discipline and Practice in Transition
Department of Architecture and Built Environment, The University of Nottingham, UK

Friday 11 November 2016

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
KEYNOTE: Embedded Architectures - Developments en Route to Performance-oriented Architecture
GSM3 - Game, Set and Match International Symposium
TU Delft, The Netherlands

Tuesday 08 November 2016

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
The Agency of Architecture - Performance-oriented Architecture and Information-driven Design
10-00 Technical University Vienna, Austria

Saturday 05 November 2016

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
What do architectures do? [What do architects do?]
Phyllis Lambert Seminar - Architects (re)search / Les architectes (re)cherche
University of Montreal, Canada

via Video

Thursday 20 October 2016

Asst. Prof. Søren S. Sørensen
Performance-oriented Design - An integrative approach to data-driven design including associative computational modeling, computational analysis, advanced computational visualization and rapid prototyping
S2M International Conference 2016, Faculty of Architecture, University of Lisbon, Portugal

Info

Thursday 20 October 2016 RCAT|ACDL Lecture 2016 23

Defne Sunguroglu Hensel
Material Ontologies
15-00 A3 AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design
, ACDL Studio

Wednesday 19 October 2016 RCAT|ACDL Lecture 2016 22

Hon. Prof. Dr. Julian Vincent
Computational Ontologies
11-00 A3 Auditorium, Oslo School of Architecture and Design

Tuesday 18 October 2016 RCAT|ACDL Lecture 2016 21

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Correlating Spatial, Sectional and Programmatic Strategies
09-30 AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design
, ACDL Studio

Monday 17 October 2016 RCAT|ACDL Lecture 2016 20

Sareh Saeidi
Enacting Effect
09-30 AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design
, ACDL Studio

Wednesday 12 October 2016 RCAT|ACDL Lecture 2016 19

Sareh Saeidi
Transitional Spaces - What? Why? How?
09-30 AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design
, ACDL Studio

Friday 07 October 2016

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Inaugural Lecture:
Evolving Contours of Architecture in the Context of Complex Design Requirements
Utzon Centre, Aalborg Denmark

Tuesday 13 September 2016

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Embedded Architectures - A New Alliance between the Man-made and the Natural Environment
Cycle of Seminars: Ancient and Modern Lamole - From Traditional to High-quality Agricultural Practices in a Changing Landscape
Department of Agricultural, Food and Forestry Systems, UniFl - University of Florence, Italy

Thursday 01 - Friday 02 September 2016

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
KEYNOTE: Performance-oriented Architecture and Data-driven Design
The Digital Reveal - XI International Seminar
La Universidad Piloto de Columbia, Bogota, Columbia

Info

via Video

Wednesday 17 August 2016 RCAT|ACDL Lecture 2016 18

Asst. Prof. Søren Sørensen
Informed Non-standard Architecture - 1 + 2
AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design

Tuesday 16 August 2016 RCAT|ACDL Lecture 2016 17

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Integrative Data-driven Design
AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design

Tuesday 16 August 2016 RCAT|ACDL Lecture 2016 16

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Grounds and Envelopes - En Route to Productive Landscapes and Embedded Architectures
AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design

Monday 15 August 2016 RCAT|ACDL Lecture 2016 15

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Architectural History from a Performance Perspective
AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design

Monday 15 August 2016 RCAT|ACDL Lecture 2016 14

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Performance-oriented Architecture
AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design

28 July 2016

Sofia Martins da Cunha
Tensegrity Systems - Transferring Tectnics from the Extraordinary to the Everyday
ICSA 2016- International Conference on Structures and Architecture, Convention Centre of the Campus of Azurém of the University of Minho, Guimarães, Portugal

28 July 2016

Sofia Martins da Cunha
Auxiliary Architectures - The Everyday Potential of Supplementary Textile Architectures
ICSA 2016- International Conference on Structures and Architecture, Convention Centre of the Campus of Azurém of the University of Minho, Guimarães, Portugal

14 July 2016

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel and Defne Sunguroglu Hensel
Recuperating an Approach to Local Specificity for Sustainable Cities and Regions - Correlating key strategies for architecture and urban design, collective space use and architecture and environment integration
ISDRS 2016 - 22nd International Sustainable Development Research Society Conference, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal

29 June 2016

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Performance-oriented Architecture
16-00 Tongji University, Shanghai, China

27 June 2016

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
KEYNOTE: Architectural History from a Performance Perspective
5th CNRCAU Forum on Architectural Thinking
University of Cambridge - Nanjing University Research Centre on Architecture and Urbanism, Nanjing, China - Changjing Silkworm Factory

26 June 2016

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Performance-oriented Architecture
19-00 University of Cambridge - Nanjing University Research Centre on Architecture and Urbanism, Nanjing, China

23 June 2016

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
PLENARY TALK: Embedded Architectures - An Alternative Approach to relating Architecture and Biology
ICBE 2016 - 5th International Conference of Bionic Engineering
Ningbo Campus, University of Nottingham, Ningbo, China

Info

Monday 06 June 2016

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Systems and Complexity in Performance-oriented Architecture
18-00, Technical University of Liberec, Czech Republic

INFO

Wednesday 18 May 2016

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel + Defne Sunguroglu Hensel
Performance-oriented Architecture - Example: Screenwalls
TRANS_ARCH_EDU Forum, IUE izmir University of Economy, Turkey

Tuesday 17 May 2016

Defne Sunguroglu Hensel
Adaptive Design in Biology and Architecture
TRANS_ARCH_EDU Forum, IUE izmir University of Economy, Turkey

Tuesday 17 May 2016

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Integrative Data-driven Design en Route to Performance-oriented Architecture
TRANS_ARCH_EDU Forum, IUE izmir University of Economy, Turkey

Tuesday 26 April 2016 RCAT|ACDL Lecture 2016 13

Asst. Prof. Joakim Wiig Hoen
Design Experiments as Practice - The Work of VOID
13-00, AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design, Galleri AHO

Wednesday 27 April 2016

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
The Changing Shape of Practice - Mapping the Integration of Research and Design in Architecture
Design and Architecture Day @ DogA - The Norwegian Centre for Design and Architecture, Oslo, Norway

INFO

Thursday 21 April 2016

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
The Changing Shape of Practice - Mapping the Integration of Research and Design in Architecture
14-00, IUE izmir University of Economy, Turkey

Wednesday 20 April 2016 RCAT|ACDL Lecture 2016 12

Asst. Prof. Søren S. Sørensen
Potentials of Advanced Visualization in Architectural Design
09-00, AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design, A3

Wednesday 06 April 2016 RCAT|ACDL Lecture 2016 11

Sofia Martins da Cunha
Handling Complex Systems in Architectural Design - Example: Tensegrity Systems
09-00, AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design, A3

Wednesday 16 March 2016 RCAT|ACDL Lecture 2016 10

Jorunn Sannes [Snøhetta]
Associative Modelling at Snøhetta
14-15 @ Snøhetta

Wednesday 16 March 2016 RCAT|ACDL Lecture 2016 09

Håvard Vasshaug [Snøhetta]
The façade for Le Monde
13-45 @ Snøhetta

Wednesday 16 March 2016 RCAT|ACDL Lecture 2016 08

Peter French [Snøhetta]
The façade of The King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture
13-00 @ Snøhetta

Wednesday 16 March 2016 RCAT|ACDL Lecture 2016 07

Sareh Saeidi
Envelopes in Architecture - Taxonomy and Types
09-00, AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design, Kantinen

Wednesday 09 March 2016 RCAT|ACDL Lecture 2016 06

Sareh Saeidi
Envelopes in Architecture - Themes and Approaches
09-00, AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design, Kantinen

Wednesday 24 February 2016 RCAT|ACDL Lecture 2016 05

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Whatever happened to Program in Architecture?
09-00, AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design, Kantinen

Thursday 11 February 2016 RCAT|ACDL Lecture 2016 04

Asst. Prof. Joakim Wiig Hoen
Approaches to Data-driven Design in Architecture
09-00, AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design, A3

Wednesday 24 February 2016 RCAT|ACDL Lecture 2016 03

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Prelude: Whatever happened to Program in Architecture?
09-00, AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design, S4 ACDL Studio

Wednesday 27 January 2016 RCAT|ACDL Lecture 2016 02

Asst. Prof. Søren S. Sørensen
En Route to Informed Non-standard Architecture
09-00, AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design, A3

Wednesday 20 January 2016 RCAT|ACDL Lecture 2016 01

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
An Introduction to Performance-oriented Architecture
09-00, AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design, Kantinen

 2015 

Thursday 08 October 2015

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
From Utopias to Dystopias [and back?] - Arguments towards an Architectural Anti-pessimism
09-45, ITU - Istanbul Technical University

Tuesday 29 September 2015

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Borderline Cases - Approaching Ultra-Complex Design Problems and Urban Superdiversity
13-30, ITU - Istanbul Technical University

Wednesday 09 September 2015

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Borderline Cases - Adressing Ultra-Complex Design Problems arising from Human Intervention in the Environment
13-00 A3, AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design

Tuesday 08 September 2015

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Advanced Design and Research by Design: Integrating Models in Architectural Inquiries
13-00 G1, AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design

Friday 21 August 2015

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Performative Envelopes 03 - Architecture and Environment Interactions across Spatial and Time-scales
13-00 S4, AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design

Wednesday 12 August 2015

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Performative Envelopes 02 - Textile Envelopes: The Role of Permable Architectural Boundaries
09-00 S4, AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design

Tuesday 11 August 2015

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Performative Envelopes 01 - Rethinking Architecture from its Boundaries
11-00 S4, AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design

Thursday 26 February 2015

Prof. Dr. Klaus Bollinger - Bollinger + Grohmann
Developments in Structural Design - Work Report
13-00 A2, AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design

Wednesday 28 January 2015

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Associative Modelling in Material and Digital Computation 03
14-00 G4, AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design

Tuesday 27 January 2015

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Associative Modelling in Material and Digital Computation 02
14-00 G4, AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design

Monday 26 January 2015

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Associative Modelling in Material and Digital Computation 01
14-00 G4, AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design

 2014 

Thursday 20 November 2014

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Schools of Thought - Local Specificity and Questions of Identity
16-00 ICONARCH II - International Congress of Architecture, Selcuk University Faculty of Architecture, Suleyman Demirel Culture Centre, Konya, Turkey

Tuesday 18 November 2014

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Form-finding - Past, Present and Futures of a Versatile Design Method 02
13-00 UMR, AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design

Thursday 13 November 2014

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Form-finding - Past, Present and Futures of a Versatile Design Method 01
09-00 AMR, AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design

Tuesday 04 November 2014

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Architectural History from a Performance Perspective - Repositories of Embedded Knowledge
12-00 Christian Norberg-Schulz Auditorium, AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design

Friday 17 October 2014

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Ecologies, Architectures, Nation States and other Borderline Cases - A Plea for a massive Paradigm Change
RSD3 Keynote Lecture 09-00 Sverre Fehn Auditorium, AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design

Thursday 02 October 2014

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Grounds and Envelopes IV - Integrating Tectonic and Spatial Strategies
09-30 Christian Norberg-Schulz Auditorium, AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design

Wednesday 18 September 2014

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Grounds and Envelopes III - Envelopes
09-30 Christian Norberg-Schulz Auditorium, AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design

Thursday 10 September 2014

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
CAM-Capacities II - Case Studies
09-30 Christian Norberg-Schulz Auditorium, AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design

Thursday 08 September 2014

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
CAM-Capacities I - Introduction to Computer-aided Manufacturing
09-00 S1, AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design

Tuesday 02 September 2014

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Grounds and Envelopes II - Grounds
14-00 Christian Norberg-Schulz Auditorium, AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design

Tuesday 19 August 2014

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Grounds and Envelopes I - Spatial Strategies
14-00 Christian Norberg-Schulz Auditorium, AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design

Tuesday 10 June 2014

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Reflections on Inroads towards Recuperating Perspective, Criticality and Projectice Capacity in Architecture
15-00 Act and Reflect II Panel, Kadir Has University Cibali Campus, Istanbul, Turkey

Friday 21 February 2014

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Intersecting Knowledge Fields and the Role of Research by Design en Route to Intensely Local Architectures
14-30 Kadir Has University Cibali Campus, Istanbul, Turkey

Monday 03 February 2014

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Form-finding Form-active Tension Systems
12-00 Studio 9, AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design

Thursday 23 January 2014

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
[i] Performance-oriented Architecture; [ii] Non-Anthropocentric Architecture; [iii] Non-Anthropocentric Urbanism
How Do You Do Biodesign - On the Cross-polination of Nature, Science and Creativity
15-00 and 19-00 to 23-45, Het Nieuwe Instituut, NAi, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Wednesday 22 January 2014

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Wood in Architecture - Sustainable or not? Reflexions on Material Behaviour, Prevailing Prejudices and Alternative Approaches
09-30 Studio 9, AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway

Tuesday 21 January 2014

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Tectonics / Stereotomics - Critical Reflexions on Predominat Contemporary Approaches
09-30 AHO Studio 9, Oslo School of Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway

 2013 

Friday 27 December 2013

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Performance-oriented Architecture - Rethinking Architecture and the Built Environment 
17-00 Yasar University, Faculty of Architecture, Izmir, Turkey

Thursday 14 November 2013

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Performance-oriented Design en route to Local Tectonics - Rethinking and Reshaping Architecture and the Built Environment
19-00 Estonian Academy of Arts Faculty of Architecture, Tallinn, Estonia

Friday 09 November 2013

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Architectural History from a Performance-perspective
12-00-00 Beykent University, Istanbul, Turkey

Tuesday 04 October 2013

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Performance-oriented Architecture en route to Local Tectonics - 3 Projects
09-00 AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway

Saturday 01 February 2013

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel and Jeffrey P. Turko
Grounds and Envelopes from an Ecological Perspective
Designing for Biodiversity - The Hans and Roger Strauch Symposium on Sustainable Design 2013
13-30 Abby and Howard Milstein Auditorium - Cornell University, Ithaca NY, USA

Saturday 01 February 2013 

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Why Architecture needs to respond to Urban Ecology (and how this might commence)
Designing for Biodiversity - The Hans and Roger Strauch Symposium on Sustainable Design 2013
10-00 Abby and Howard Milstein Auditorium - Cornell University, Ithaca NY, USA

 2012 

Tuesday 11 December 2012

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Crunching-time: Confronting the Crisis of Architecture
Sliver Lecture Series

19-00 Academy of Applied Arts, Vienna, Austria

Video

Friday 07 December 2012

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Integrativer Architekturentwurf - Ökologie, Nachhaltigkeit und Kulturelles Erbe
08-30 Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna, Austria

Friday 05 October 2012

Defne Sunguroğlu Hensel
A Systems Model for Multi-functional Performance Integration
Relating Systems Thinking and Design Thinking - International Seminar
14-30 AHO - Oslo School of Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway 

Thursday 04 October 2012

Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel
Knowing the Unknown: The Predicament of Core Knowledge and the Boundary Problem in Architecture
Relating Systems Thinking and Design Thinking - International Seminar
13-00 AHO - Oslo School of Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway

Friday 22 June 2012

Prof. Michael U. Hensel
Research by Design + the Renovation of Practice
Research by Design - Architectural Design as Scientific Endeavor Symposium

09-20 University of Innsbruck, Institute for Experimental Architecture, Innsbruck, Austria 

Wednesday 02 May 2012

Prof. Michael U. Hensel
Architecture and Ecology - Towards a non-anthropocentric Architecture
14-00 Las Celdas, Open City, Ritoque, Chile

Thursday 15 March 2012

Prof. Michael U. Hensel
Performance-oriented Architecture - Towards Non-discrete and Non-anthropocentric Architectures
12-00 Georgia Tech School of Architecture, Atlanta GA, USA

Saturday 04 February 2012

Prof. Michael U. Hensel
Towards Non-anthropocentric Architectures
Sustaining Sustainability - The Hans and Roger Strauch Symposium on Sustainable Design 2012
11-45 Abby and Howard Milstein Auditorium - Cornell University, Ithaca NY, USA

Video

Friday 03 February 2012

Prof. Michael U. Hensel
Sustaining Sustainability: The Need for Alternative Approaches to Architectural Design and Sustainability 
Keynote Lecture - Sustaining Sustainability - The Hans and Roger Strauch Symposium on Sustainable Design 2012
17-15 Abby and Howard Milstein Auditorium - Cornell University, Ithaca NY, USA

Video

Friday 13 January 2012

Prof. Michael U. Hensel
Holistic and Integrated Wood Research
13-00 Teknesal 6 - AHO Oslo School of Architecture, Oslo, Norway

 2011 

Wednesday 05 October 2011

Prof. Michael U. Hensel
Performance-oriented Architecture - An alternative Approach to Architectural Design and Sustainability
16-00 A-Salen Chalmers Architecture, Chalmers University, Gothenburg, Sweden

Friday 29 April 2011

Defne Sunguroğlu Hensel
Multiple Performance Integration based on Wood and Clay Brick based Systems 
Research Center for Architecture and Tectonics Inauguration Symposium
Auditorium - AHO Oslo School for Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway 

Friday 29 April 2011

Prof. Michael U. Hensel
The Research Center for Architecture and Tectonics and Performance-oriented Architecture 
Research Center for Architecture and Tectonics Inauguration Symposium
Auditorium - AHO Oslo School for Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway

 2010 

Wednesday 03 Nov 2010

Prof. Michael U. Hensel
Material Evidence from a Performance-oriented Design Perspective
'Material Evidence' PhD Seminar 
CITA Center for Information Technology and Architecture
The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts School of Architecture, Copenhagen, Denmark

Friday 08 Oct 2010

Prof. Michael U. Hensel
Performance-oriented Design from a Material System Perspective - Innovating with Material Systems
Defne Sunguroğlu Hensel
Complex Brick Systems
'Eladio Dieste - Advancing Architecture through Material Systems Innovation' International Symposium
Auditorium - AHO Oslo School for Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway

Tuesday 18 Aug 2010

Prof. Michael U. Hensel
Auxiliary Architectures - The Need for Re-equipping the Built Environment
Institute for Architecture - Performance-oriented Design Studio
Auditorium - AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway

22-24 Apr 2010

Prof. Michael U. Hensel
Performance-oriented Design - Towards an inclusive Approach to Architecture and the Built Environment
'From Gesamtkunstwerk to Complexity - Architecture on all Scales'
Nordic Association of Architectural Research - Seminar 2010
Tampere University of Technology - School of Architecture, Tampere, Finland

via Skype due to travel restrictions caused by the Icelandic ashcloud!

Monday 26 April 2010

Prof. Michael U. Hensel
Performance-oriented Design from a Material Perspective
Digital Material Seminar
ROM Kunst + Arkitektur, Oslo, Norway

Wednesday 14 Apr 2010

Prof. Michael U. Hensel
Performance-oriented Design - Towards an inclusive Approach to Architecture and the Built Environment
EKODesign 2010 Conference
YEM Yapi-Endustri Merkezi - The Building Information Center, Istanbul, Fulya Mahallesi, Yesilcimen No: 12 / 430, Fulya, Turkey

Tuesday 08 Apr 2010

Prof. Michael U. Hensel
Performance-oriented Design - A systems-based Perspective 
Interrelating Subject, Environment, Spatial and Material-organisation across (Time-)scales 
Institute for Industrial Design - Systems-oriented Design Studio
AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway

Wednesday 31 Mar 2010

Prof. Michael U. Hensel
Performance-oriented Design from a Material Perspective - Example: Wood
Digital Crafting Network Seminar 2 Wood
CITA Center for Information Technology and Architecture
The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts School of Architecture, Copenhagen, Denmark

Friday 26 Mar 2010

Prof. Michael U. Hensel
Performance-oriented Design - Towards an inclusive Approach to Architecture and the Built Environment 
Leopold-Franzens-Universität - Fakultät Architektur, Innsbruck, Austria

Monday 25 Mar 2010

Defne Sunguroğlu Hensel
Complex Brick Assemblies
Institute of Architecture - Bygg 3
AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway

Tuesday 17 Mar 2010

Prof. Michael U. Hensel
Performance-oriented Design - A systems-based Perspective 
Interrelating Subject, Environment, Spatial and Material-organisation across (Time-)scales 
Institute for Urbanism and Landscape
AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway

Tuesday 16 Mar 2010

Prof. Michael U. Hensel
Parametric Urbanism: Opportunity or Nonsense? 
A Potential Paradigm for complex multi-scalar Design Problems
Institute for Urbanism and Landscape
AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway

Tuesday 02 Mar 2010

Prof. Michael U. Hensel
Reflections on a Biological Paradigm for Architecture
Booklaunch: Estevez, A. Ed. (2010) Genetic Architectures III: New bio & digital Techniques.
COAC - Col.legi d'Arquitectes de Catalunya, Plaça Nova 5, Barcelona, Spain

Tuesday 09 Feb 2010

Prof. Michael U. Hensel
Performance-oriented Design: Some Thoughts on the Interaction between Artifacts, Organisms and Environment
Interactive Spaces and Environments Course - Institute for Architecture & Institute for Industrial Design
AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway

Tuesday 09 Feb 2010

Prof. Michael U. Hensel
A Biological Paradigm for Architectural Design 02
Biological Paradigm Course - Institute for Architecture & Institute for Industrial Design
AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway

Tuesday 09 Feb 2010

Defne Sunguroğlu Hensel
Rethinking Wood Characteristics and Behaviour in Architectural Design
STRUMA - Institute for Architecture
AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway

Tuesday 02 Feb 2010

Prof. Michael U. Hensel
A Biological Paradigm for Architectural Design 01
Biological Paradigm Course - Institute for Architecture & Institute for Industrial Design
AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway

Monday 01 Feb 2010

Defne Sunguroğlu Hensel
Combining Computational Associative and Growth Modelling Methods
ACT - Architecture and Computation Think-tank 01
AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway

Monday 01 Feb 2010

Prof. Michael U. Hensel
Conceptual Challenges in Complex Form-generation and Performance-analysis
ACT - Architecture and Computation Think-tank 01
AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway

Tuesday 26 Jan 2010

Prof. Michael U. Hensel
Performance-oriented Design - 
A Paradigm for Architectural Design and Sustainability of the Built Environment
Utzon Center, Aalborg, Denmark

Video

Tuesday 22 Jan 2010

Prof. Michael U. Hensel
Operating between Context-specificity and Lack of Information -
Instrumentalising the Unknown in the Design and Construction Process
Institute for Architecture
AHO Oslo School of Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway

Tuesday 20 Jan 2010

Prof. Michael U. Hensel
Performance-oriented Architecture - A systems-based Perspective
Chalmers University, Gothenburg, Sweden