Tag Archives: Florida International University

Architecture Lectures at FIU, Fall 2014

Florida International University’s School of Architecture lecture series is well under way with only 5 lectures left on the schedule.  Events are taking place between the main campus and their satellite location, the Miami Beach Urban Studios. This week they … Continue reading

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All Buildings Great & Small – Exhibit at the Coral Gables Museum

All Buildings Great & Small is an exhibit of new building designs for a better city. Exhibited works include drawings and models of new building prototypes for Coral Gables and Wynwood, and of the existing buildings that inspired them. In … Continue reading

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Nick Gelpi – Creative Mornings & DawnTown Design/Build Finalist

Nick Gelpi is a relatively new arrival in the Miami architecture scene.  It has taken the New York transplant to make waves for himself.  Currently, Nick is an Assistant Professor in Architecture at Florida International University’s College of Architecture and … Continue reading

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FIU Department of Architecture – Spring Design Charrette

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Nikolay Nedev of NC-Office Exhibits Paintings at MBUS

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Patrik Schumacher Lecture on Jan.9 at FIU

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Walk on Water at FIU

A long standing tradition at Florida International University has been Walk on Water, where students build inflatable devices to traverse the man made lake on campus.  Always a site to behold, come down to FIU this Thursday, November 7th to … Continue reading

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Miami Small Urban Buildings: Course, Book (Free!), Exhibit, Bus Tour, Presentation…

    DawnTown’s Founder and Board Chair Andrew Frey has recently collaborated with Florida International School of Architecture and the Knight Foundation to study infill housing.  This information comes from his organization, Townhouse Center: Jason Chandler, a licensed architect and … Continue reading

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Rhythmicity by MONAD Studio

  MONAD Studio was founded by principals Eric Goldemberg and Veronica Zalcberg in 2002.  Their firm is a design research practice with focus on spatial perception related to rhythmic affect, with explorations ranging from the scale of urban plans to … Continue reading

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New app allows you to see sites through the eyes of architects

      Siteseekr is a new application that brings architecture to the masses.  It is being developed locally by Linda Feinberg, an architect and educator from Florida International University. The premise is that Siteseekr will allow its audience to … Continue reading

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FIU’s Sky Lounge

Below is an article about Florida International University’s “Sky Lounge” at their Modesto Maidique Campus.  For the original article, click here.  Article by Silvia Rodriguez from FIU News. Tiny flecks of blue glass on the ground and air ferns hanging … Continue reading

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FIU Architecture Harlem Shake or just another late night studio?

DawnTown is not immune to the distracting lure of Harlem Shake videos, so when this video of architecture students at local Florida International University came to us via email, we thought it would be worth showing to the rest of … Continue reading

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Event on Sustainability and Eco-Business at the Wolfsonian

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Boston firm lectures at FIU School of Architecture

The Florida International University’s School of Architecture hosts a lecture and exhibit by OverUnder, a collaborative design firm located in Boston.  An interesting fact about the firm is that they operate their own gallery known as Pinkcomma Gallery.  According to … Continue reading

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