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Extra-Ordinary Projects at Design Studio VI: An Opportunity to Explore Diverse Architectural Responses to Social Issues
Every semester, the professors propose focusing on a specific demographic, placing the user at the center of the design process and researching ...
04 / 03 / 2022
Trends shaping urban life in 2022
Cristina Mateo, associate dean at IE School of Architecture and Design, considers the five key issues shaping the daily urban experience.
17 / 01 / 2022
Impressions from Expo Dubai 2020
A few weeks after its opening in October 2021, Cristina Mateo, associate dean at IE School of Architecture and Design, visited Expo Dubai 2020.
23 / 12 / 2021
An elegy to architect Oriol Bohigas
IE School of Architecture and Design Dean Martha Thorne commented on the death of Spanish architect Oriol Bohigas in an article in The New York Times.
16 / 12 / 2021
Design and the city – Manhattan loft buildings
Cem Kayatekin explores how subdivision, diversity and flexibility had an impact on Manhattan loft buildings constructed in the Midtown Garment ...
17 / 11 / 2021
IE Tower’s role in regenerating northern Madrid
The 180-metre-tall IE Tower is now the third tallest building in the world used primarily for education.
09 / 11 / 2021
Social regeneration and Cedric Price’s unbuilt projects
According to Niall Hobhouse, Cedric Price "wasn’t really an architect, but a social critic to the left of the Left who stumbled on the post-war ...
20 / 09 / 2021
Exploring sustainable urban mobility in Argentina
Martha Thorne, Dean of IE University's School of Architecture and Design, took part in an event exploring the theme of sustainable urban mobility.
15 / 09 / 2021
Making the building industry more sustainable
How can we accurately measure circularity potential? This is relatively well developed for consumer products, but far less attention has been given ...
27 / 08 / 2021
A conversation with Frank Gehry and BV Doshi
For Architectural Digest India, Dean Martha Thorne moderated a conversation between Pritzker Prize winning architects Frank Gehry and BV Doshi.
13 / 08 / 2021