October 18, 2005

First Year Studio Presentations

(First Year Presentations)

Here’s another photo from yesterday’s presentations of the ‘Pattern Project’, in the First Year Studio.

October 17, 2005

First Year Presentation of Project One

(the first year studio)

Valentin and Nathalie discussing a project at this week’s presentations in the first year studio. Photo by Tom Fecht.

First Year Presentation of Project One


(today’s first year project one presentations)

Here’s a couple of more photographs of today’s presentations in the first year studio (photos Tom Fecht).

October 14, 2005

AA Autumn Events Guide

(aa autumn events guide by allon kaye & aa print studio)

The AA’s Autumn Events Guide is out now. The cover photo is from the opening of Caruso St. John last week in the AA Exhibition Gallery; the first of the year’s exhibition series. The guide provides a summary of two-dozen evening lectures, and the term’s exhibition schedule. For more information go to our aaschool site.

October 13, 2005

AA Publications 2005/06


(selections from the autumn 2005/06 AA Publications Catalogue)

This season’s AA Publications Catalouge is out now; just in time for the Frankfurt Book Fair, next week.

October 9, 2005

Autumn Term Poster


(AA Autumn 2005 Poster by Zak Kyes)

We’ve just received from the Printers our Evening Lecture Series poster for Autumn Term; Tuesdays & Thursday Evening Lectures beginning in Week Two.

October 8, 2005

2004/05 Diploma Honours Exhibition Presentations

(new aa students gathering for Stefano Rabeli’s presentation)

(Hoi Chi Ng presenting his project at the Honours Prize Exhibition Opening)

New and returning AA Students in the Front Members Room attending presentations by AA Diploma Honours Students 2004/05, Daniel Coll I CApdevila, Hoi Chi Ng, Stefano Rabolli Pansera and Jan Willem Petersen.

October 6, 2005

Diploma School Intros

(Peter Staub, Theo Lorez & Neil Davidson Introducing Diploma Unit 14)

A photo from another of today’s Diploma School presentations, during which Unit Staff present their agendas for the 2005/06 year.

Diploma School Introductions

(shin egashira introducting diploma unit 11 monday afternoon)

(chris lee and sam jacoby introducting diploma unit 6)

(charles and tynen introducting diploma unit 1)

Photos from today’s diploma unit presentations, taken in the AA’s main Lecture Hall.

Diploma School Introductions

(the audience during the presentations)

the 2005/06 year beginning with presentations by all the undergraduate units, all day monday and tuesday october 3 and 4, 2005.

Diploma School Intros

(audience watching this year’s unit introductions)

Students attending this year’s introductions to the Undergraduate School Introductions, during which tutors present their year-long agendas.

October 5, 2005

Diploma Interviews

(interviews in diploma unit 3)

160 fourth and fifth year students signing up for one of fourteen units in the aa diploma school interview for places in each unit.

Getting the Year Going

(diploma students upstairs outside the unit spaces)

Diploma Unit interviews are continuing today; final selections for all of the units will be completed by tomorrow afternoon. The year’s first unit meetings will begin Friday, or early next week.

October 4, 2005

Unit Interviews

(signing up for unit interviews)

Diploma Students sign up for interviews in prospectiv units, following this year’s introductions by Unit Staff.

Panel Discussion at the RIBA

(panel discussion following the morning session of ‘design as research’)

The morning discussion panel following a.m. presentations by Patrik Schumacher (Zaha Hadid Architects), Hugh Whitehead (Foster & Partners), Frank Duffy (DEGW) & Alan Penn (Space Syntax); moderated by Paul Finch.

RIBA Conference ‘Design as Research’

(audience at the RIBA conference ‘design as research’)

A photo of the audience attending the opening presentation by newly-elected RIBA President Jack Prinngle, at the ‘design as research’ conference at the RIBA organised by AA Director Brett Steele.

Diploma School Introductions

(anne and franklin introducting diploma unit 2)

A photo from monday’s diploma unit 2 presenation.

October 1, 2005

Diploma Prize Exhibition Opening

(stereo lithography model in the exhibition)

Daniel Coll I Capdevila’s 3d print model of his 2004/05 fifth year Diploma project, part of the current Honours Students exhibition in the AA Front Members Room. The exhibition is on until November 3, 2005.