The box set for Architecture Words no. 1-4 is out now. The series of small books features architectural writing by leading architects, historians, theorists and scholars. Participants in the first four volumes includes Rem Koolhaas, Peter Eisenman, Kengo Kuma, Denise Scott Brown, Kent Kleinman and Jan Tarnovsky. Series Editor is AA School Director Brett Steele.
‘Manifest’ by this year’s Intermediate School Media Studies course taught by AA Art Director Zak Kyes, has been published and is on sale now, downstairs in the AA Bookshop.
Typological Formations in the Back Members Room this evening; an AA Publications book launch. AA Diploma Unit 6.
Tonite’s book launch of the new AA Pulications book ‘Typological Formations’, by Sam Jacoby, Chris Lee, and 32 AA Student in Diploma Unit 6.
An image from AA School Director Brett Steele’s presentation to new students this afternoon; ‘AA to Z’: An Insider’s Introduction to the Architectural Association’. AA Publications’ collectors 06/07 collector’s edition is a box set of the 2006/07 AA academic year, and includes events lists, Projects Review, the prospectus, posters and publicity materials. On sale now down stairs in the Triangle Bookshop.
The AA 06/07 announcement poster from last summer appears in this month’s issue of ‘grafik magazine’, April 2007. The issue of the london-based graphic design journal is a special report on process profile fuel, and includes a one-page interview with AA art director zak kyes, who discusses the rapid prototyping experiment incorporated into the poster; design by zak kyes; cnc production monia de marchi & jon cole; photography by tim brotherton; and 3d modeling by marco ginex.
The Swiss engineer Jurg Conzett during his AA Evening Lecture, coinciding with Wednesday night’s launch of his new monograph ‘Structure as Space’, by AA Publications (2006).
In bookshops now: the catalogue for this autumn’s beijing architecture biennale, featuring a big group of aa tutors, students and recent graduates.
Posters for the forthcoming Hooke Park conversation and JÃ¼rg Conzett book launch and lecture.
Go to www.aaschool.ac.uk/publications to buy the book
The cover of Wiley Academy’s ‘Colletive Intelligence’ issue, which we’ll launch here at the AA in about an hour.