M&A is pleased to announce a fall event series that introduces speakers from a broad spectrum of design, including Mark Allen, Dwayne Oyler, Jenny Wu, and others. All lectures and events are open to the public, with a $5 donation at the door. Free for those who came on bike or public transit. Bring a mug and share some of the hot tea and awesome beer.
Nov 13 It’s easy and fun, you should totally do it || The vanguard of independent local arts organizations discuss how and why they fight the good fight. || Mark Allen – Machine Project – Jason Brown – Betalevel – Susan Simpson – Manual Archive – Samuel Vasquez – Eighteen-Thirty–
Nov. 27 Tight Rope : An architectural balancing act || Designers of the current installation discuss their experiences with their team. || Dwayne Oyler and Jenny Wu – Oyler Wu collaborative – Abbey Chong – Cory Hill – Jian Huang – Justin Oh
Dec.4 Transitional Spaces: A Residue of Public Benefit || There is always more potential in this discussion of alternative uses for public space. || Will Wright (AIA) – Viviana Franco – From Lot to Spot – Michael Parker – Routes & Methods – Michael Woo – FarmLab & USC.
Dec. 11 Infructescent Extremities || Conversation about the far (and near) reaches of plant life, in the city and on mars. Matias Viegener, David Burns and Austin Young – Fallen Fruit – Peter Willis – JPL
Dec. 18 More fun in the works…