May 30, 2017

Structure and Society - Final Crits

May 30th and May 31st. Final crits, ETH Zürich. Science City. HIL F 65.

Guest critics: François Charbonnet (Made in, Genf), An Fonteyne (noAarchitecten, Brüssel), Oliver Lütjens (Lütjens Padmanabhan Architekten, Zürich), Prof. Dr. Laurent Stalder (gta, ETH Zürich), Prof. Dr. Philip Ursprung (gta, ETH Zürich), Dr. Alla Vronskaya (gta, ETH Zürich)

April 26, 2017

Structure and Society - Interim Crits

Wednesday, April 26th. Interim crit, ETH Zürich. Science City. HIL F 65.

Guest critics: San Keller (ETH Zürich), Alex Lehnerer (ETH Zürich, Ciriacidis Lehnerer Architekten), Oliver Lütjens (Lütjens Padmanabhan Architekten)

March 11, 2017

Social Structure - Apéro Lohn

Saturday March 11th. Apéro with a small exhibition of the student work in the village of Lohn.

February 16, 2017

Book Launch - Rudolf Schwarz and the Monumental Order of Things

gta Verlag

with an introduction by the editors Adam Caruso and Helen Thomas

Thursday, 16th February 2017
19:00-21:00

Hochparterre Bücher
Gasometerstrasse 28
8005 Zürich

December 20, 2016

Social Structure - Final Crits

December 20th and December 21st. Final crits, ETH Zürich. Science City. HIL F 65.

Guest critics: Liza Fior (muf, London), Thomas Padmanabhan (Lütjens Padmanabhan Architekten, Zürich), Prof. Dr. Christian Schmid (ETH Zürich)

Val Schams, The tale of Gion Caldar 

December 06, 2016

Means

Architektur VII, HCI G3, 8:15 am

06.12.    THE PROBLEM OF THE MONUMENTAL

Giorgio Grassi, Renovation of the Sagunto Roman theater, Valencia 1985-1992

November 22, 2016

Social Structure - Interim Crits

Tuesday, November 22nd. Interim crit, ETH Zürich. Science City. HIL F 65.

Guest critics: Esther Elmiger (Elmiger Jonasse Architekten, Zürich), Christian Inderbitzin (EMI Architekten, Zürich), Oliver Lütjens (Lütjens Padmanabhan Architekten, Zürich), Julian Reich (Cultura Viamala), Prof. Dr. Christian Schmid (ETH Zürich)

View towards Val Schams through Viamala Valley

November 22, 2016

Means

Architektur VII, HCI G3, 8:15 am

22.11.    HONEST AND DISHONEST BRICK 

Louis Kahn, Ayub Central Hospial, Dacca 1962-1974

November 08, 2016

Means

Architektur VII, HCI G3, 8:15 am

08.11.    COLOUR AND THE FALLACY OF WHITE 

Le Corbusier, Œuvre complete, first volume 

October 17, 2016

Rudolf Schwarz and the Monumental Order of Things

Adam Caruso and Helen Thomas (eds.)
Contributions by Adam Caruso, Maria Conen, Wolfgang Pehnt, Maria Schwarz, Rudolf Schwarz, Helen Thomas
Design by Moiré - Marc Kappeler, Dominik Huber, Simon Trüb
Photographs by Hélène Binet

24 x 32 cm, hardcover
334 pages, 163 plans and illustrations
ISBN 978-3-85676-362-6
89.00 CHF / 85.00 Euro

gta Verlag

May 31, 2016

Structure & Pattern - Final Crits

May 31st and June 1st. Final crit, ETH Zürich. Science City. HIL F 65.

Guest critics: Prof. Dr. Ákos Moravánszky (ETH Zürich), Prof. Dr. Joseph Schwartz (ETH Zürich), Prof. Axel Sowa (RWTH Aachen), Prof. Marco Zünd (Buol und Zünd Architekten, Basel / TU Kaiserslautern)

Hall of the two Sisters, Alhambra, Granada

April 27, 2016

Structure & Pattern - Interim Crits

Wednesday, April 27th. Interim crit, ETH Zürich. Science City. HIL F 65.

Guest critics: Thomas Padmanabhan (Lütjens Padmanabhan Architekten, Zürich), Prof. Dr. Joseph Schwartz (ETH Zürich), Selina Walder (Nickisch Walder, Flims)

Ottoman Tapestry, Weaving Process 

December 15, 2015

Atmosphere - Final Crits

December 15th and 16th. Final crits, ETH Zürich. Science City. HIL F 65.

Guest critics: Thomas Demand (Los Angeles / Berlin), Peter St John (Caruso St John Architects, London / Zurich), Fredi Fischli (Co-Director gta Exhibitions, Zurich), Niels Olsen (Co-Director gta Exhibitions, Zurich)

Cappella degli Scrovegni, Giotto di Bandone, Padua, 1302–1305

December 1, 2015

Atmosphere - Workshop about gallery services

Tuesday, December 1st. Workshop, ETH Zürich, Science City. HIL F 65.

Guest: Andy Sedgwick, director Arup

The Whitney Museum of American Art, Marcel Breuer, New York, 1966

November 24, 2015

The Persistence of Form

Architektur VII, HCI G3, 8:15 am

24.11    PUNK AND THE CONTINGENCY OF FORM

Richard Wentworth, Caledonian Road, London 2007, 2013

November 10, 2015

The Persistence of Form

Architektur VII, HCI G3, 8:15 am

10.11    ORNAMENT

Owen Jones, plates from The Grammar of Ornament,1868

November 4, 2015

Atmosphere - Interim Crits

Wednesday, November 4th. Interim crit, ETH Zürich. Science City. HIL F 65.

Guest critics: Victoria Easton (Christ & Gantenbein Architekten, Basel), Fredi Fischli (Co-Director gta Exhibitions), Niels Olsen (Co-Director gta Exhibitions), Susann Vécsey (Vécsey Schmidt Architekten, Basel) 

Franz von Stuck, Villa Stuck, Munich, 1897

October 27, 2015

The Persistence of Form

Architektur VII, HCI G3, 8:15 am

27.10    THE GENIUS OF MILAN

Giovanni Muzio,Ca’Brutta, Milan,1919-22

October 6, 2015

The Persistence of Form

Architektur VII, HCI G3, 8:15 am

06.10    THE PRIMACY OF ELEVATIONS

Sullivan and Adler, Guaranty Building, Buffalo, 1896


September 22, 2015

The Persistence of Form

Architektur VII, HCI G3, 8:15 am

22.9    THE DORIC

Temple of Neptune, Paestum, ca. 600 BC

May 26, 2015

Dwelling - Final Crits

May 26th and 27th. Final crits, ETH Zürich. Science City. HIL F 65.

Guest critics: Howard Davies (Atelier Big City, Montreal) Kaschka Knapkiewicz (Knapkiewicz & Fickert Architekten, Zürich), Éric Lapierre (EL Architecture, Paris), Prof. Elli Mosayebi (EMI Architekten, Zürich / TU Darmstadt), Prof. Günther Vogt (Vogt Landschaftsarchitekten, Zürich / ETH Zürich)


Karl Kündig and Heinrich Oetiker, Erismannhof, Zürich, 1927-1928

April 15, 2015

Dwelling - Interim Crits

Wednesday, April 15th. Interim crit, ETH Zürich. Science City. HIL F 65.

Guest critics: Thomas Padmanabhan (Lütjens Padmanabhan Architekten, Zürich), Raoul Sigl (Conen Sigl Architekten, Zürich)

Eduard Neuenschwander, Atelierzentrum, Gockhausen, 1973

February 17, 2015

Book Launch - Asnago Vender and the Construction of Modern Milan

gta Verlag

with an introduction by the editors Adam Caruso and Helen Thomas

Tuesday, 17th February 2015
19:00-21:00

Hochparterre Bücher
Gasometerstrasse 28
8005 Zürich

December 16, 2014

Home - Final Crits

December 16th and 17th. Final crit, ETH Zürich. Science City. HIL F 65.

Guest critics: Andreas Hild (Hild und K, Munich), Prof. Bettina Köhler (FHNW, Basel), Joseph Smolenicky (Smolenicky & Partner, Zürich), Peter St John (Caruso St John, London/Zurich) 

Robert Venturi, Vanna Venturi House, 1961-64

November 25, 2014

Art, Architecture, Money

Architektur VII, HCI G3, 8:15 am

25.11   PLAYTIME   a film by Isaac Julien, 2014

Playtime, a film by Isaac Julien, 2014

November 12, 2014

Home - Interim Crits

November 12. Interim crit, ETH Zürich. Science City. HIL F 65.

Guest critics: Christian Inderbitzin (EMI Architekten, Zürich), Charlotte von Moos (Sauter von Moos Architekten, Basel)

Sir Robert Adam, Osterley Park, Hounslow, London, 1761-76

November 11, 2014

Art, Architecture, Money

Architektur VII, HCI G3, 8:15 am

11.11   POWER AND MONEY   the Art Review Power 100

Rachel Whiteread’s Ghost installed at Gagosian Gallery Britannia Street
October 28, 2014

Art, Architecture, Money

Architektur VII, HCI G3, 8:15 am

28.10   WORKING WITH ARTISTS   the problem with art and architecture

Eva Löfdah and Caruso St John, Stortorget, Kalmar, 2003

October 13, 2014

Asnago Vender and the Construction of Modern Milan

Adam Caruso and Helen Thomas (eds.)
Contributions by Adam Caruso, Angelo Lunati, Gió Ponti, Ernesto N. Rogers, Aldo Rossi, Helen Thomas, Cino Zucchi
Design by Moiré, Marc Kappeler, Dominik Huber, Ruth Amstutz
Photographs by Hélène Binet

24 x 32 cm, hardcover
248 pages, 140 plans and illustrations
ISBN 978-3-85676-341-1
78.00 CHF / 65.00 Euro

gta Verlag

October 13, 2014

DAM Architectural Book Award 2014

THE STONES OF FERNAND POUILLON
An Alternative Modernsim in French Architecture
 

Adam Caruso and Helen Thomas (eds.)
Contributions by Adam Caruso, Jacques Lucan, Fernand Pouillon, Helen Thomas
Design by 
Moiré, Marc Kappeler, Dominik Huber, Ruth Amstutz
Photographs by Hélène Binet

24 x 32 cm, hardcover
192 pages, 78 illustrations
ISBN 978-3-85676-324-4
62.00 CHF / 52.00 Euro

DAM Architectural Book Award

October 7, 2014

Art, Architecture, Money

Architektur VII, HCI G3, 8:15 am

7.10   FIVE COMPETITIONS   It takes a long time to get your second Project

Caruso St John, Model image, Centre for Contemporary Art Rome, 1999

September 23, 2014

Art, Architecture, Money

Architektur VII, HCI G3, 8:15 am

23.9   NAIVE BEGINNINGS   How an interest in art can inform the practice of architecture

Caruso St John, first concept model for New Art Gallery Walsall, 1995

September 10, 2014

Workbooks Metropolis and Institution

The Workbooks for Metropolis and Institution are now available for download.

July 11, 2014

Reference Workbooks and Readers - Metropolis and Institution

The Reference Workbooks, Readers and Seminarweek Readers for Metropolis and Institution are now available for download.

May 27, 2014

Institution - Final crits

May 27th and 28th. Final crit, ETH Zürich. Science City. HIL D ARchENA.

Guest critics: Pablo Bronstein (Artist, London), Francois Charbonnet (Made In, Geneva), Caroline Fiechter (Fiechter & Salzmann Architekten, Zürich), Prof. Bettina Köhler (FHNW, Basel)

The Vatican
April 15, 2014

Institution - Interim crits

April 15. Interim crit, ETH Zürich. Science City. HIL F 65.

Guest critics: Caroline Fiechter (Fiechter & Salzmann Architekten, Zürich), Florian Sauter (Sauter von Moos Architekten, Basel)

Cedric Price, Fun Palace, 1961
December 11, 2013

Metropolis - Final crits

December 17th and 18th. Final crit, ETH Zürich. Science City. HIL D Architekturfoyer.

Guest critics: Professor Hans Kollhoff (Kollhoff Architekten, Berlin), Éric Lapierre (Éric Lapierre Experience, Paris)

Rockefeller Center, New York, 1931-40
November 26, 2013

The Impossibility of an Absolute Architecture

Architektur VII, HCI G3, 8:15 am

26.11   Wings of Desire, Thatcher’s London and ideas for Swiss Urbanism

Wim Wenders, Himmel über Berlin, 1987

November 12, 2013

Metropolis - Interim crits

November 12th. Interim crit, ETH Zürich. Science City. HIL F 65.

Guest critics: Florian Fischer (Fischer Multerer Architekten, München), Raoul Sigl (Conen Sigl Architekten, Zürich)

Berlin, 1990
November 12, 2013

The Impossibility of an Absolute Architecture

Architektur VII, HCI G3, 8:15 am

12.11   Soane in London
            The uses of Soane in the design of four new interiors for his Museum

The model room, Sir John Soane’s Museum, London, 1833
November 6, 2013

The Stones of Fernand Pouillon

An Alternative Modernsim in French Architecture

Adam Caruso and Helen Thomas (eds.)
With contributions by Adam Caruso, Jacques Lucan, Fernand Pouillon, Helen Thomas and with photographs by Hélène Binet

24 x 32 cm, hardcover
192 pages, 78 illustrations
ISBN 978-3-85676-324-4
62.00 CHF / 52.00 Euro

gta Verlag

October 15, 2013

The Impossibility of an Absolute Architecture

Architektur VII, HCI G3, 8:15 am

15.10   Sullivan in Nottingham
            Louis Sullivan and the developed facade in Nottingham Contemporary

Louis Sullivan, detail of the Guaranty Building, Buffalo, 1896
October 8, 2013

The Impossibility of an Absolute Architecture

Architektur VII, HCI G3, 8:15 am

8.10   Lewerentz in London
          Sigurd Lewerentz's late work and the Brick House

Sigurd Lewerentz, St Petri’s Church, Klippan, 1966
September 24, 2013

The Impossibility of an Absolute Architecture

Architektur VII, HCI G3, 8:15 am

24.9   Alberti in St Gallen
          The Rucellai sepulchre as reference for the new chancel of St Gallen Cathedral

Leon Battista Alberti, Rucellai Sepulchre, Florence, 1457
August 20, 2013

Workbooks - Denkmal and Alles ist Umbau

The following Workbooks are now available for download:

Workbook - Denkmal / Workbook - Alles ist Umbau

Hardcopies can be purchased for 35.- CHF every Tuesday at HIL F 65.1.


July 30, 2013

Reference Workbooks - Denkmal and Alles ist Umbau

The following Reference Workbooks are now available for download:

Reference Workbook - Denkmal / Reference Workbook - Alles ist Umbau

May 22, 2013

Alles ist Umbau - Final crits

May 28h and 29th. Final crit, ETH Zürich. Science City. HIL D Architekturfoyer.

Guest critics: Liza Fior (muf architecture/art, London), Professor Hubert Klumpner (NSL), Professor Sacha Menz (Dean D-Arch, ITA), Daniel Niggli (EM2N, Zürich), Marco Zünd (Buol & Zünd, Basel)

Gottfried Semper, Gustav Gull, Alfred Roth, Charles-Eduard Geisendorf, Meili Peter, Knapkiewicz Fickert, Hauptgebäude ETH, Zürich, 1860-2001
April 23, 2013

Alles ist Umbau - Interim crits

April 23th. Interim crit, ETH Zürich. Science City. HIL F 65.

Guest critic: Laurent Stalder (gta)

Max Ziegler, HIL ETH Hönggerberg, Zürich, 1976
February 19, 2013

Workbook - Trabeation

The workbook is now available for download. Hardcopies can be purchased for 35.- CHF every Tuesday at HIL F 65.1.

December 13, 2012

Denkmal - Final crits

December 18th and 19th. Final crit, ETH Zürich. Science City. HIL D Architekturfoyer.

Guest critics: Penelope Curtis (Director, Tate Britain), Professor Uta Hassler (Institut für Denkmalpflege und Bauforschung), Professor Karin Sander (Professur für Architektur und Kunst), Joseph Smolenicky (Smolenicky & Partner)

Leo von Klenze, Hans Döllgast, Alte Pinakothek, München, 1836, 1957
December 4, 2012

Inconvenient Truths

Six lectures on modernism, Architektur VII, HPH G1, 8:15 am

04.12  Ways of seeing
          Reading: The Double Negative: a new syntax for sculpture / Verb list Compilation: Actions to relate to oneself

Thomas Struth, Düsselstrasse, Düsseldorf, 1979

November 20, 2012

Inconvenient Truths

Six lectures on modernism, Architektur VII, HPH G1, 8:15 am

20.11  Novelty is overrated: Conversation with Philip Ursprung
          Reading: Empire

Robert Smithson, Yucatan Mirror Displacements (1-9), 1969, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York

November 7, 2012

Inconvenient Truths

Six lectures on modernism, Architektur VII, HPH G1, 8:15 am

13.11  Perret et banalité: Guest lecture by Éric Lapierre
          Reading: Contribution à une Théorie de l' Architecure / Contributions to a Theory of Architecture

Auguste Perret, Hotel Bressy, Paris, 1928
November 7, 2012

Denkmal - Interim crits

November 13th. Interim crit, ETH Zürich. Science City. HIL F 65.

Guest critic: Éric Lapierre (Éric Lapierre Experience, Paris)

October 30, 2012

Inconvenient Truths

Six lectures on modernism, Architektur VII, HPH G1, 8:15 am

30.10  Culture not technique
          Reading: The Principle of Cladding

Adolf Loos, Wohnung Josef Vogl, Pilsen, 1929
October 10, 2012

Workbook - The Tall Office Building Aritistically Considered

The new workbook is now available for download. Hardcopies can be purchased for 35.- CHF every Tuesday at HIL F 65.1.

October 9, 2012

Inconvenient Truths

Six lectures on modernism, Architektur VII, HPH G1, 8:15 am

9.10   Ruskin and Viollet
          Reading: The Nature of Gothic

Sir Edwin Lutyens, Lindisfarne Castle, 1901, Holy Island
September 25, 2012

Inconvenient Truths

Six lectures on modernism, Architektur VII, HPH G1, 8:15 am

25.9   Forms follows function    
          Reading: The Tall Office Building Artistically Considered


Louis H. Sullivan, Guaranty Building, 1894-96, Buffalo New York
May 12, 2012

The Tall Office Building Artitistically Considered - Final crits

May 29th and 30th. Final crit, ETH Zürich. Science City. HIL D Architekturfoyer.

Guest critics: Christine Binswanger (Herzog de Meuron, Basel), Hermann Czech (Wien), Peter Fischli (Fischli/Weiss, Zürich)

March 29, 2012

The Tall Office Building Artitistically Considered - Interim Crits

Arpil 4th. Interim crit, ETH Zürich. Science City. HIL F 65.

Guest critics: Job Floris (Monadnock, Rotterdam), Thomas Padmanabhan (Lütjens Padmanabhan, Zürich)

March 20, 2012

What is Modern?

March 29th 2012. Adam Caruso will be giving his inaugural lecture at the ETH Zürich. 5.15pm, ETH Zürich Campus Zentrum, Rämistrasse 101, 8006 Zürich, Auditorium Maximum HG F 30

Édouard Manet, Le Déjeuner sur l’herbe, 1863, Musée d’Orsay, Paris

December 15, 2011

Trabeation - Final crits

December 20th and 21st. Final crits, ETH Zürich. Science City. HIT E 51.

Guest critics: Hans van der Heijden (biq, Rotterdam), Ákos Moravánszky (gta), Marie-José Van Hee (Marie-José Van Hee architecten, Antwerp) 

November 12, 2011

Lehrcanape

Adam Caruso und Hans Kollhoff Do. 01.12.2011 14.45-15.30 ETH Zürich. Sience City. HIL E3 http://blogs.ethz.ch/lehrcanape/files/2011/07/LC_111006_V10_Kollhoff.jpg