This Month in MDes – March 2018

01-Mar-2018 Art, Design and the Public Domain Colloquium

  • Gregory Sholette, If Thy Eye Offends Thee: REPOhistory and the Politics of Public Memory (1:30-2:30pm, Gund 109)
  • Student presentations (6:00-8:00pm, Gund 109)

02-Mar-2018 Design Research Forum (5:30pm, TBD)

02-Mar-2018 GSD Kirkland Gallery

  • Exhibit Opening: EATING-X-BREATHING Kira Clingen, Benjamin Hackenberger & Melody Stein (7:00pm, 40 Kirkland Gallery)

05-Mar-2018 Critical Conservation Colloquium

  • Rhett Larson, Tarzan to the Terminator: Western Water's Story through the Los Angeles River (12:30-1:30pm)

06-Mar-2018 Tuesday night PechaKucha (6:30-8:30pm, Gund 518)

07-Mar-2018 MDes Open Projects II reviews

  • Critical Conservation: 11:00 am, 40 Kirkland 1-D
  • Energy and Environments: 3:00 – 6:00 pm, Center for Green Buildings and Cities, 1 Bow St, 4th floor
  • Risk and Resilience/Urbanism, Landscape, Ecology: 9:30 am, Gund, 2nd floor lounge
  • Technology: 9:30 am, the Pit

09-Mar-2018 Design Research Forum (5:30pm, TBD)

20-Mar-2018 Critical Conservation / Aga Khan Program Lecture

  • Suad Amiry, “Reclaiming Space: Riwaq’s 50 Village Project in Rural Palestine” (12:00-2:00pm, Gund 112)

20-Mar-2018 Art, Design, and the Public Domain Seminar

  • Mischa Kuball, conceptual artist (6:30pm, Gund 124)

21-Mar-2018 History and Philosophy of Design Lecture

  • Sophie Hochhäusl, A Transnational Agent in A Communist World: Women, Resistance, and the Forgotten Work of Margarete Schütte-Lihotzky, ca. 1920-1966 (6:30pm, Gund L08)

22-Mar-2018 MDes Workshop

  • Visualizing System Problems and Solutions (part 1) with James Yamada (6:30-8:00pm, Gund 518) Enrollment is limited to 30. RSVP here.

23-Mar-2018 Meeting for 2nd year MDes students

  • 2nd year MDes student meeting with Mohsen Mostafavi and Michael Hays (1:00-2:00pm, Gund L08)

23-Mar-2018 GSD Kirkland Gallery

  • Exhibit Opening: Coastal Imaginaries – Kahira Ngige, Colleen Brady, Guy Trangoš, Nerali Patel (7:30pm, 40 Kirkland Gallery)

23-Mar-2018 Design Research Forum (5:30pm, TBD)

24/25-Mar-2018 2018 Real Estate Weekend @ Harvard RE:SHAPE

  • Jointly presented by The Real Estate & Development Club of the Graduate School of Design and The Real Estate Club of Harvard Business School
  • Saturday 8:00am-6:00pm at Harvard Graduate School of Design / Sunday 8:00am-5:00pm at Harvard Business School
  • Purchase tickets here.

27-Mar-2018 Tuesday night PechaKucha (6:30-8:30pm, Gund 123)

29-Mar-2018 MDes Workshop

  • Visualizing System Problems and Solutions (part 2) with James Yamada (6:30-8:00pm, Gund 518) Enrollment is limited to 30. RSVP here.


Looking Ahead

02-Apr-2018 Critical Conservation Colloquium

  • Anne Whiston Spirn

04-Apr-2018 MDes Open Projects II reviews

05-Apr-2018 Admissions Open House for Admitted Students

05-Apr-2018 MDes Workshop

  • Visualizing System Problems and Solutions (part 3) with James Yamada (6:30-8:00pm, Gund 518)

06-Apr-2018 GSD Kirkland Gallery

  • Exhibit Opening: Everyone here is faking it.  Samuel Maddox (7:30pm, 40 Kirkland Gallery)

17-Apr-2018 Tuesday night PechaKucha (6:30-8:30 pm, Gund 124)

20-Apr-2018 GSD Kirkland Gallery

  • Exhibit Opening  (7:30pm, 40 Kirkland Gallery)

09-May-2018 MDes Colloquium

14-May-2018 Deadline

  • Submit final Thesis documentation to ASP office

23-May-2018 GSD Class Day

24-May-2018 Harvard University Commencement