Tuesday November 17, 7:00PM – 8:30PM: Lessons Learned from Other Industries in the Fight Against Forced Labor

presented by Design for Freedom by Grace Farms and Pratt Institute This panel will explore how several industries are farther along in ensuring ethically sourced materials and labor practices than the construction…

Tuesday November 24, 8:00PM-9:00PM, Advanced GIS Lecture Series: Mapping Urban Inquiry: Systemic, Procedural & Differential Impacts of COVID-19 in NYC with Lucy Block

Lucy Block is the Research and Policy Associate at the Association for Neighborhood & Housing Development. She is responsible for research and data analysis to support tenant organizers…

Friday November 13, 6:00PM, Log 49 Roundtable: The Return of Nature

In The Return of Nature, a special section in Log 49 (Summer 2020), guest editors Gökhan Kodalak and Sanford Kwinter take a first step toward rectifying what they call the…

Wednesday November 11, 6:30 PM, Faculty Flash Talks: Research, Practice and Activism about Racial Justice at the SOA

Faculty in Pratt’s School of Architecture who are doing research, activism or design or planning practice about racial justice will give brief presentations about their research. There will…

Monday November 2, 1:00PM, Latin America Travel Studios: Diego Arraigada

Diego Arraigada graduated from the Faculty of Architecture of the National University of Rosario with a degree in Architecture and from the School of Architecture of the University…

Thursday October 29, 12:00PM–1:30 PM: Innovative Tools in the Movement Toward Slave-Free Buildings

Organized by Grace Farms Foundation and Pratt SOA Program Description: Although human rights advocates have begun to raise awareness of the pervasiveness of forced labor in construction projects around…

Thursday October 29, 2:00PM-5:00PM, Pratt Parallels: WAST[ED] : An Exhibition & Discussion at the Center for Architecture

Please join Pratt GAUD on October 29 from 2pm-5pm for Wast(ED): Living with Trash: a co-hosted online event with the leadership of the Center for Architecture examining issues of how we deal with the current state…

Wednesday October 28, 6:30 PM, Faculty Flash Talks: Climate Research, Practice and Activism at the SOA

Faculty in Pratt’s School of Architecture who are doing research, activism or practice in design or planning about the climate crisis will give brief presentations about their work;…

Tuesday October 27, 8:00PM-9:00PM, Advanced GIS Lecture Series: Mapping Urban Inquiry: Drones & Photogrammetry for Climate Change Research in Cairo, Egypt with Norhan M. Bayomi

Norhan M. Bayomi  is a PhD student in the Building Technology program at MIT and a research assistant in the Urban Metabolism group. She received her BSc. In…

Tuesday October 27, 1-2 PM: Janette Kim on Architectural Research

From robots and pilot sites to TED Talks and travel studios, the currency of research has long been defined by a gold standard of innovation, certainty, proof and…

Thursday October 22, 3:00-5:00 PM, Pratt Parallels: RE:DO with Beatrice Galilee and Amanda McDonald Crowley

Please join the GAUD on Thursday, October 22 from 3pm – 5pm on Governors Island for the second event in this fall’s Pratt Parallels series: RE:DO. This event…

Wednesday October 7, 6:30 PM, Pratt Provocations: New Modes of Practice: Deborah M. Garcia, Jess Myers, Bryony Roberts in conversation with Cynthia Davidson

Architects Deborah M. Garcia, Jessica Myers, and Bryony Roberts will present recent projects, ideas, and work around practice in conversation with Pratt faculty member and Log editor Cynthia Davidson. The…

Wednesday October 7, 2020, 10:00am, Historic Preservation Masters Degree Program Lecture: Documenting and Managing Heritage Conservation: International Perspectives

Moderated by Lisa Ackerman, Visiting Assistant Professor, Pratt Historic Preservation Program. Featuring Dr. George Abungu, Emeritus Director, General National Museums of Kenya and Retired Professor of Heritage Studies,…

Tuesday October 6, 8:00PM-9:00PM, Advanced GIS Lecture Series: Mapping Urban Inquiry: Ecological Services Planning for Equitable Peace Building in Bogotá, Colombia with Marcela Angel

Marcela Angel is a Research Associate at the MIT Environmental Solutions Initiative, where she conducts environmental and community-based planning research. She serves as the manager for the Nature…

Tuesday September 29, 6:30 PM, Pratt Futures: Dana McKinney

The first fall 2020 Pratt Futures event, presented in partnership with GAUDDEI, will feature architect and urban planner Dana McKinney speaking about her recent work in conversation Pratt…

Tuesday September 29, 12-2:30 PM: School of Architecture Town Hall and Equitable School Workshop

Dean Harriet Harriss and the School of Architecture cordially invite faculty, students, and staff to the School of Architecture Town Hall and Equitable School Workshop, Tuesday September 29th from 12 to 2:30 PM….