Andrew King’s TRANS ARCHITECTURE Exhibition set to open at Ryerson University

CannonDesign's Andrew King is set to open his TRANS ARCHITECTURE exhibition at Ryerson University's Department of Architectural Science.

09/19/2014


CannonDesign's Andrew King is set to open his TRANS ARCHITECTURE exhibition at Ryerson University's Department of Architectural Science.CannonDesign's Andrew King is set to open his TRANS ARCHITECTURE exhibition at Ryerson University's Department of Architectural Science featuring his extensive work and research over the past 20 years. The exhibition runs until October 10 and is highlighted by public lectures Sept. 23 in Reykjavik and Oct. 9 at Ryerson.

TRANS ARCHITECTURE looks at the fluidity of contemporary critical practice by exploring the breadth of King's research initiatives. The exhibition examines the intersection of several modes of architectural investigation: large practice, speculative design laboratory, academic research streams, criticism and critical art practice. These modes of investigation are linked through King's preoccupation with minimalist, formal and tectonic strategies, cinematic perception, movement and abstraction. TRANS ARCHITECTURE consists of a series of experiments in and around this position, including an in situ installation acting on the gallery space framing 30 models and objects, 200 drawings, and 1,500 fragments arranged into seven commissioned works. King's research gleaned from the Canada Council of the Arts Prix de Rome forms the armature of the exhibition.

As CannonDesign's Design Leader in Canada, King has contributed to the advancement of the design profession across Canada and in London, Berlin, Budapest, Rome, Seville and Copenhagen. The Globe and Mail selected King as one of Canada's design leaders in 2003 and he has consistently earned international recognition stemming from the Canada Council for the Arts Prix de Rome, Canadian Architect Award of Excellence and the AIA P/A Award of Excellence.

This article originally appeared on CannonDesign.com http://www.cannondesign.com/ideas/news/firm-news/2014/09/09/andrew-kings-trans-architecture-exhibition/. Edited by Anisa Samarxhiu, Digital Project Manager, CFE Media, asamarxhiu@cfemedia.com



No comments
Consulting-Specifying Engineer's Product of the Year (POY) contest is the premier award for new products in the HVAC, fire, electrical, and...
Consulting-Specifying Engineer magazine is dedicated to encouraging and recognizing the most talented young individuals...
The MEP Giants program lists the top mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and fire protection engineering firms in the United States.
Integrating electrical and HVAC for energy efficiency; Mixed-use buildings; ASHRAE 90.4; Wireless fire alarms assessment and challenges
integrated building networks, NFPA 99, recover waste heat, chilled water systems, Internet of Things, BAS controls
40 Under 40; Performance-based design; Clean agent fire suppression; NFPA 92; Future of commissioning; Successful project management principles
Transformers; Electrical system design; Selecting and sizing transformers; Grounded and ungrounded system design, Paralleling generator systems
Commissioning electrical systems; Designing emergency and standby generator systems; VFDs in high-performance buildings
Tying a microgrid to the smart grid; Paralleling generator systems; Previewing NEC 2017 changes
As brand protection manager for Eaton’s Electrical Sector, Tom Grace oversees counterfeit awareness...
Amara Rozgus is chief editor and content manager of Consulting-Specifier Engineer magazine.
IEEE power industry experts bring their combined experience in the electrical power industry...
Michael Heinsdorf, P.E., LEED AP, CDT is an Engineering Specification Writer at ARCOM MasterSpec.
Automation Engineer; Wood Group
System Integrator; Cross Integrated Systems Group
Fire & Life Safety Engineer; Technip USA Inc.
This course focuses on climate analysis, appropriateness of cooling system selection, and combining cooling systems.
This course will help identify and reveal electrical hazards and identify the solutions to implementing and maintaining a safe work environment.
This course explains how maintaining power and communication systems through emergency power-generation systems is critical.
click me