écal
Thursday 07.11.2019
IKEA Auditorium, ECAL [map]

ECAL Conference

Skylar Tibbits, Founder of the MIT Self-Assembly Lab & Associate Professor of Design Research in the MIT Department of Architecture, Cambridge (MA – USA)
https://selfassemblylab.mit.edu/

https://architecture.mit.edu/

Thursday 7 November at 5.30 pm, IKEA Auditorium, ECAL

Skylar Tibbits is the founder of the Self-Assembly Lab at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) which focuses on self-assembly and programmable material technologies for novel manufacturing, products and construction processes. He is also Associate Professor of Design Research in the MIT Department of Architecture.

He has designed and built large-scale installations as well as exhibited in galleries around the world, including the Guggenheim Museum in NY. His work has been published extensively, for example in Wired and Fast Company. He is the co-editor of the book Being Material (MIT Press, 2019) and Editor-In-Chief of the journal 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing.

In collaboration with the MIT Department of Architecture and its Design Minor/Design Major program

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