Above The Volcano, UCLA, Los Angeles

Wonne Ickx will teach again an Advanced Topic Studio at UCLA this fall quarter. The studio is entitled ‘Above The Volcano’ and will investigate the relation between architecture and topography through the modernist development Jardines del Pedregal (Rocky Gardens) in Southern Mexico City.

Fall Quarter at UCLA, Los Angeles

Wonne Ickx will start teaching again at UCLA this fall quarter. The 401 Advanced Topic Studio will research the early work of Mexican architect Ricardo Legorreta. The studio is called: ‘The Doubts of Ricardo Legorreta’.

Teaching at UCLA, Los Angeles

Wonne Ickx will start teaching at UCLA as visiting professor for the winter quarter. The Advanced Topic Studio is called ‘A Hole in the Earth’.

Upcoming Lectures 2018

Design Week Mazatlán | Dialogues of Architecture and City. Carlos Bedoya will participate as a guest lecturer in the Mazatlán Design Week program that will take place on February 15 and 16 in the City of Mazatlán, Sinaloa.

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, USA – On Friday, February 23, Abel Perles will give a lecture at the School of Architecture and Urbanism of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee during the Spring Semester 2018 Lectures Series.

UNAM | 13 International Architecture Congress with High Bioclimatic Technology and Sustainable Design 2018. Carlos Bedoya will participate as principal speaker on March 6 at 17.40 hs. This important event, organized by the Faculty of Architecture of the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) and BIOMAH, will take place at the Carlos Lazo Theater of the Faculty of Architecture, UNAM, from March 5 to 8.

CENTROmx | Guadalajara Carlos Bedoya will participate as a guest speaker at the CENTRO Conference Series + Workshops (January – June 2018). The talk will take place on March 9 at the University Center of Art, Architecture and Design of the University of Guadalajara.

Exhibition: INSCRIPTIONS. Architecture Before Speech

PRODUCTORA participates in the exhibition ‘INSCRIPTIONS. Architecture Before Speech’, curated by K Michael Hays and Andrew Holder. The show is in the Druker Design Gallery at Harvard Graduete School of Design. The curators open the show with a joint lecture in the Piper Auditorium at the GSD on January 23.  The exhibition will remain open until March 11, 2018.

Conversation at the Chicago Architecture Biennial, Chicago Cultural Center

Next Saturday January 6, Wonne Ickx (PRODUCTORA) will speak at the Chicago Architecture Biennial on “The Interior: Collected, Observed and Explored”. Chicago Cultural Center / 2:30 pm–4:30 pm. This panel discussion brings together Biennial participants with curators for a conversation on “the interior” as represented in an exhibition context. The panel will draw connections between the Art Institute of Chicago’s Thorne miniature rooms and the Biennial’s reconsideration of these miniatures–a historical exhibition format adapted to address issues of contemporary architecture. Moderated by the Biennial’s associate curator Sarah Hearne, this public conversation will bring Biennial participants Thomas Kelley (Norman Kelley, Chicago/New York), Wonne Ickx (PRODUCTORA, Mexico City), and Anna Neimar (First Office, Los Angeles) in dialogue with Lindsay Mican Morgan, curator of the Art Institute of Chicago’s Thorne Miniature Rooms. More info on chicagoarchitecturebiennial.org