Being the Mountain at IIT, Chicago and UCLA, Los Angeles

08 / 15 / 2016 | ACADEMIC

This Fall 2016 semester PRODUCTORA will be teaching both at the College of Architecture at the Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) in Chicago and at the School of Arts and Architecture at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). The studios are both called 'Being the Mountain' and even though they offer slightly different perspectives, they both focus on the relation between modern architecture and topography. Though all partners will be in involved in teaching, Wonne Ickx will be in charge of the Advance Studio Topic at UCLA while Carlos Bedoya will be in charge of the Cloud Studio at IIT.

Porto Academy 2015

04 / 13 / 2015 | LECTURES, ACADEMIC

Wonne Ickx will teach at the 3rd edition of Porto Academy, which will be held at the Faculty of Architecture of the University of Porto (FAUP), designed by the Pritzker Price winner Álvaro Siza. The workshop and lectures will take place from July 20 to 27, 2015. Other particpants are: Adrien Verschuere (Baukunst), Angela Deuber, Arno Brandlhuber, Cristina Guedes & Francisco Vieira de Campos (Menos é Mais), Emilio Tuñón (Mansilla Tuñón), Guilherme Machado Vaz, Inês Vieira da Silva & Miguel Vieira (Sami), João Paulo Loureiro, Johannes Norlander, Ricardo Bak Gordon, Sofia Von Ellrichshausen & Mauricio Pezo (Pezo von Ellrichshausen), Sonja Nagel & Jan Theissen (Amunt), Stéphanie Bru & Alexandre Thériot (Bruther) and Xavier Ros Majó (H arquitectes). More information on Porto Academy - external link

Teaching at UCLA, Los Angeles

10 / 01 / 2014 | ACADEMIC

Wonne Ickx will start teaching again at UCLA this fall quarter. The 401 Advanced Topic Studio will be called 'A very long building.'

RUMBLE, UCLA, Los Angeles

06 / 10 / 2014 | ACADEMIC

Wonne Ickx will attend the yearly RUMBLE jury for the final reviews at UCLA on June 10th. Morning Review Session with Georgina Huljich: 'The Body of the Object' (Room 1224, 9am to 1pm) and Afternoon Review Session with Craig Hodgetts: 'Excelsior' (Room 1243A 2pm to 6pm). UCLA Architecture and Urban Design's end of the year all-school exposition engages students, faculty and the international design community in a discourse on the forefront of contemporary design and innovation: with 20,000 square feet of studio and program installations, 240 projects on view and 90 leading critics and practitioners.

Reviews - Los Angeles

03 / 19 / 2014 | ACADEMIC

Wonne Ickx will be an external critic for the final reviews at UCLA of Johnston Marklee's studio on February 19th together with Mauricio Pezo and Sofia von Ellrichshausen. Mark Lee and Sharon Johnston are currently visiting professors at the University of California Los Angeles Department of Architecture and Urban Design during the 2014 winter quarter: the title of the studio is 'Cities of Artificial Extrusions', examining the intersection of two urban models - the Continuous City and the Discontinuous City.

Reviews at UCLA and SCI-Arc, Los Angeles

12 / 09 / 2013 | ACADEMIC

On Monday December 9th Wonne Ickx will attend the final reviews of the first year March program at UCLA, a course led by Erin Besler, Andrew Kovacs, Steven Christensen and Georgina Huljich, that addresses and analyses gothic and late Romanesque vaults and domes. In the afternoon Wonne Ickx will take part in the final reviews of the undergraduate 1A studio at SCI-Arc, a course led by Jacki Bloom, Betty Kassis, Hisako Ichiki, Bryony Roberts and Emily White.

San Rocco summer school, Italy

08 / 28 / 2013 | ACADEMIC

Wonne Ickx is one of the tutors participating in the SAN ROCCO SUMMER SCHOOL in Genoa, Italy from August 28 to September 6, 2013. This first edition of the Genoa University Summer School is organized by the Department of Science for Architecture in collaboration with the architectural magazine San Rocco. The Summerschool will ask the students to design a New Mosque of Genoa in the so called Arena del Mare. Tutors are: Ido Avissar (LIST), Paolo Carpi (Baukuh), Matteo Costanzo (2A+P/A), Kersten Geers (Office KGDVS), Matteo Ghidoni (Salottobuono), Anne Holtrop, Wonne Ickx (PRODUCTORA), Giovanni Piovene (PIOVENEFABI), Oliver Thill (Atelier Kempe Thill). Each tutor will participate for two days, taking over the work developed by the colleagues that preceded him in the days before. It is the students who will provide the SRSS with consistency, being the only constant in this educational experiment. Wonne Ickx will lecture on Friday, August 30.

Studio reviews at UCLA

03 / 19 / 2013 | ACADEMIC

Wonne Ickx will attend as an external critic to the studio reviews at UCLA, Los Angeles on Tuesday March 19th. The morning review concerns the Advanced Topic Studio by Georgina Huljich (P.A.T.T.E.R.N.S.) which is called 'Divergent Monoliths & The Mute Icon'. In the afternoon Wonne Ickx will be present at the Advanced Topic Studio of visiting professor Niall McLaughlin, entitled 'Do Undo Do'.

Workshop at Texas A&M University, USA

01 / 24 / 2011 | ACADEMIC

PRODUCTURA will be giving a workshop at the Texas A&M University, College of Architecture, entitled: 'A Hole in the Earth'. The workshop will start the 24th of January and end on the 6th of March 2011. A lecture on their work will be given by Carlos Bedoya and Wonne Ickx on the 7th of February at 17.30 in the Preston Geren Auditorium.