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Armadillo vault shortlisted for Structural Awards 2017

Armadillo vault shortlisted for Structural Awards 2017

01.11.2017

We are very pleased and proud to announce that the Armadillo Vault has been shortlisted for The Structural Awards 2017, in the categories "small projects" and "structural artistry"!

BRG organises compas workshop at ACADIA 2017

BRG organises compas workshop at ACADIA 2017

29.10.2017

The Block Research Group will give an intensive compas workshop from Oct. 30 to Nov. 1 at ACADIA 2017, organised at MIT in Cambridge, MA, USA. Registration for workshops opens on Sep 1 - don't miss out on getting one of the spots!

Department lecture Prof. Block at The Bartlett

Department lecture Prof. Block at The Bartlett

30.09.2017

Invited by Prof. Frédéric Migayrou and Prof. Bob Sheil, Prof. Block will on Oct 11, 2017 give a lecture in the 2017/2018 International Lecture Series at UCL - The Bartlett School of Architecture in London, UK.

Prof. Block external examiner Bartlett's AD programme

Prof. Block external examiner Bartlett's AD programme

10.09.2017

Invited by Prof. Frédéric Migayrou and programme director Giles Retsin, Prof. Block is invited together with Mark Burry, Sandra Manninger and Marcelyn Gow as external reviewer for the Architectural Design (AD) programme at The Bartlett School of Architecture at UCL in London, UK.

BRG at Design Modelling Symposium Paris 2017

BRG at Design Modelling Symposium Paris 2017

02.09.2017

The Block Research Group will be well represented at the Design Modelling Symposium Paris 2017 with two presentations, by Mariana Popescu and Shajay Bhooshan.

Keynote Prof. Block at Footbridge 2017

Keynote Prof. Block at Footbridge 2017

25.08.2017

Invited by Laurent Ney and Prof. Mike Schlaich, Prof. Block will on Sept 6, 2017 deliver one of the keynote addresses at the 6th International Footbridge Conference at the TU Berlin.

BRG organises Utzon(x) workshop

BRG organises Utzon(x) workshop

10.08.2017

Invited by Prof. Isak Worre Foged, the Block Research Group is co-organising the 2017 UTZON(x) summer school "Robotic Based Composite Design" from August 19-27 at Aalborg University, Denmark. 

Prof. Block new deputy head of ITA

Prof. Block new deputy head of ITA

01.08.2017

As of August 2017, Profs. Arno Schlüter and Philippe Block take over as the new head and deputy head, respectively, of the Institute of Technology in Architecture (ITA) at ETH Zürich. 

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