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Accelerated Urbanism Studio: Spring Break in India

Last week my studio travelled to India to explore steel urbanism in the state of Orissa, and visit our site, the planned steel city of Kalinganagar. It was a full week of steel factories, helicopter rides, villages and meetings; we returned home exhausted but with plenty of new ideas. See my photos from our trip […]

Hey! What’s your thesis? [David B.]

Hey! Thesis returns with a spring SMarchs series! Up first: David saves the world with collective urban prototypes.   Who are you? D[avid] Birge   What program are you in? SMarchs Urbanism   Who is your advisor? Miho [Mazereeuw]   How does thesis make you feel? Excited, nervous, tired   Draw us a picture of […]

Hey! What’s your thesis? [Bob]

Bob goes to court in Hey! Thesis #8 Who are you? Bob Hey! What’s your thesis? A courthouse in which social hierarchies are exposed and put on trial (Ha!) How does thesis make you feel? Like I can’t work fast enough Draw us a picture of your thesis: Tell us a thesis secret.  I have no […]

Hey! What’s your thesis? [Trygve]

Trygve follows the sun in Hey! Thesis #9. Who are you? Trygve Wastvedt Hey! What’s your thesis? Heliocentric Architecture = tuning building form to sun movements How does thesis make you feel? Thesis is great until the end! License to obsess! Draw us a picture of your thesis: Tell us a thesis secret.  There are […]

Hey! What’s your Thesis? [David]

David Moses talks North Dakotan oil economies and making lots of stuff in Hey! Thesis number 3. Who are you? David Moses   Hey! What’s your thesis? A time capsule of the oil-based economy in Williston, North Dakota.   How does thesis make you feel? Excited and terrified in equal measure.   Draw us a picture of […]

Hey! What’s your thesis? [BB]

The mysterious “BB” gets down with sea monsters and bourbon in our second edition of Hey! What’s your thesis?       Who are you? “BB”   Hey! What’s your thesis? Sea monsters for offshoring the belief of public salvation.   How does thesis make you feel? Like the great emancipation.   Draw us a picture of […]