Lecture: New Living Architecture
October 20, 2017 2:00 PM
Irwin Auditorium, Beirut campus
The Foundation Program at LAU is hosting a lecture titled: “New Living Architecture” by Philip Beesley.
Philip Beesley’s art, architecture, and research focus on key questions: Might future architecture integrate living functions? Might buildings starts to think and care? Beesley is a practicing visual artist, architect, professor, and director of the Living Architcture Systems Group. His work combines the disciplines of professional architecture, science, engineering, and visual art. His studio’s methods incorporate industrial design, digital prototyping, instrument-making, and mechatronics engineering. His Toronto-based practice, Philip Beesley Architect Inc., operates in partnership with Rolf Seifert.