AIA CES Credits
AV Office
Abstract Publication
Academic Affairs
Academic Calendar, Columbia University
Academic Calendar, GSAPP
Admissions Office
Advanced Standing Waiver Form
Alumni Board
Alumni Office
Anti-Racism Curriculum Development Award
Architecture Studio Lottery
Avery Library
Avery Review
Avery Shorts


STEM Designation
Satisfactory Academic Progress
Skill Trails
Student Affairs
Student Awards
Student Conduct
Student Council (All Programs)
Student Financial Services
Student Health Services at Columbia
Student Organization Handbook
Student Organizations
Student Services Center
Student Services Online (SSOL)
Student Work Online
Studio Culture Policy
Studio Procedures
Summer Workshops
Support GSAPP
This website uses cookies as well as similar tools and technologies to understand visitors' experiences. By continuing to use this website, you consent to Columbia University's usage of cookies and similar technologies, in accordance with the Columbia University Website Cookie Notice Group 6

Design Earth

Wed, Jul 18, 2018    11:30am

Geostories: A Planetary Imagination
Lecture by Rania Ghosn and El Hadi Jazairy of DESIGN EARTH
Moderated by Benedict Clouette
Response by Laura Diamond

DESIGN EARTH is an architectural practice founded in 2010 by Rania Ghosn and El Hadi Jazairy. Their work addresses climate change by connecting political ecology and aesthetic experience to prompt debate over the imagination and design of the techno-environment. DESIGN EARTH has exhibited widely, currently at the US Pavilion in the 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale, Museum of Art, Architecture and Technology (Lisbon), Times Museum (Guangzhou), and NYU Gallatin. DESIGN EARTH has been recognized internationally, including Boghossian Prize, Graham Foundation, Jacques Rougerie, Architect’s Newspaper Best of Design Awards, and Architectural League of New York’s Prize for Young Architects. Ghosn is Assistant Professor of architecture and urbanism at MIT; Jazairy is Assistant Professor of architecture at the University of Michigan Taubman College. Ghosn and Jazairy are authors of Geostories: Another Architecture for the Environment and Geographies of Trash and editors of NG2: Landscapes of Energy and NG4: Scales of the Earth.

Free and open to the public.
Organized by the Advanced Architectural Design program, Columbia GSAPP.