Heartwalk has a new home on the boardwalk of Atlantic City, New Jersey. On November 21st Heartwalk was unveiled to the public at a Dedication Ceremony with Liza Cartmell, President of Atlantic City Alliance, John Palmieri, Executive Director of CRDA and Situ Studio Partner Wes Rozen and install crew.
Visitors are encouraged to share their love for the Atlantic City boardwalk and community by sharing photos with #HeartwalkAC and posting to Instagram. The crowd-sourced gallery is on view at www.heartwalkac.com
Heartwalk was the winner of the 2013 Times Square Valentine’s Day Heart Design Competition, organized by the Times Square Alliance and the Design Trust for Public Space. Heartwalk was installed in Times Square on Valentine's Day, February 2013, and has since traveled to DUMBO, Brooklyn, The Rockaways in Queens and will now have a permanent home on the boardwalk of Atlantic City, New Jersey.
The workshop phase of Uneven Growth: Tactical Urbanism for Expanding Megacities lauches with public presentations and a moderated discussion at MoMA PS1 on Saturday October 26, 2013. The six interdisciplinary teams will give brief presentations of past work and discuss their preliminary approaches to the project brief. The presentations will be followed by a disucussion moderated by curator Pedro Gadanho.
The event is free and open to the public.
On October 22 at 7:00 pm at Studio-X NYC at Columbia University's Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation Bradley Samuels is presenting: "Signal to Noise" followed by a presentation by Laura Kurgan titled "Mapping, Technology, & Politics" and a moderated Q & A discussion about the ranging roles of digital mapping, remote sensing and the aerial within today's design practice.
Free and open to the public; no RSVP necessay. For more information and directions please vist GSAPP's event website here
Situ Studio has been selected for the exhibition Uneven Growth at the Museum of Modern Art. Over the next 14 months, Situ Studio and five other interdisciplinary teams of researchers and practitioners will examine new architectural possibilities for global metropolises.
The results will be displayed at MoMA from November 22, 2014 - May 10, 2015.
Situ Studio will be participating in a panel on Craft and 3D Fabrication at the 11th annual Innovation Conference Smart Cities: Design, Technology & Urban Life at The McGraw Hill Headquarters presented by Architectural Record.
Join us and neigbor office Marble Fairbanks on September 6 for The Architectural Legaue's First Friday at our 20 Jay St. for drinks, informal conversation and behind the scenes look at a few of our recent and upcoming projects.
First Friday is a monthly opportunity for Architectural League members to visit the offices of leading design practices to see work on the boards and learn more about the offices’ organization and design processes. To RSVP: please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Situ Studio is designing the environment for this year's Beaux Arts Ball hosted by the Architectural League at the 69th Regiment Armory on September 28. To learn more about this year's site, theme and to purchase tickets please click here
Situ Studio's research collaboration with Princeton Grinder Lab is featured in NBC Science article about GIRI.
The Trezona Fossil Reconstruction project or GIRI (Grinding, Imaging and Reconstruction Instrument) is a partnership between Professor Adam Malof of Princeton's Department of Geosciences.
To learn more click here
Situ Studio is excited to have partnered up with Drive Change, a newly initaited New York social enterprise to build a food truck employing 16-25 year olds re-entering society from the criminal justice system.
To learn more about this collaboration click here.
Situ Studio will be participating in a panel at the Intersections 2013: Interoperable Workflow | Innovative Practice symposium on May 31st. The symposium is being presented at the New York City College of Technology in conjunction with the National Science Foundation Advanced Technological Education grant Fuse LAB: Collaborative Education for Tomorrow's Technology in Architecture, Engineering and Construction.
Situ Studio and the Princeton University Department of Geosciences will present GIRI at the American Association of Petroleum Geologists Annual Convention & Exhibition in Pittsburgh May 19 - 22.
Heartwalk has move to the Rockaways. Join us for a Public Space Potluck on Rockaway Beach on Saturday, May 18th from 1-4 pm at Beach 95th Street. We will be discussing the role of the designer in disaster recovery with the Design Trust for Public Space, MoMA PS1 VW Dome 2, and NYC Parks' Arts in the Parks program for NYCxDesign. Click here for the full press release.
Situ will be participating in Who Builds Your Architecture 2.0, a panel being held at the Vera List Center for Art and Politics. This roundtable examines current issues in ethics, in particular the links between construction practices and workers' rights, and provokes broader questions about contemporary forms of globalization where architecture takes central stage.
Situ Studio will be speaking at the University of Virginia School of Architecture as part of the Clark-Howe Colloquium lecture series on March 28th.
Heartwalk moved from Times Square to the Pearl Street Triangle in Dumbo, Brooklyn. The new venue made possible by the DUMBO Business Improvement District and NYC Department of Transportation. The project will be remain in the new location until April 30th, 2013.
Heartwalk has been featured today on Instagram's blog. The project has been using #heartwalktsq to aggregate photos of various parts of the projects construction and realization as well as visitor's expiences at the installation. An album of these images can be viewed here.
Situ Studio's design, Heartwalk, has been selected as the winner of this year’s annual Times Square Valentine Heart Design, presented by the Times Square Alliance.