Lecture :: Re: Design
(From Crowd Sourcing to a Revolution in Architecture)
Matthias Hollwich of HWKN (Hollwich Kushner)
Wednesday November 2, 2011 at 6 pm
Boylston Hall, 951 Boylston St, Boston MA
*Please note the updated venue*
Matthias Hollwich, SBA, is a registered European Architect. Before cofounding HWKN, Matthias worked at OMA in Rotterdam, Eisenman Architects and Diller+Scofidio in New York City. He is currently a visiting professor at the University of Pennsylvania, where he has been the creator of an international conference on aging and architecture: New Aging, to be held this Fall at UPENN.
In 2004, Matthias finished editing his first book with Rainer Weisbach at the Bauhaus: UmBauhaus – Updating Modernism. His work has been featured in Wallpaper*, New York Times, Bauwelt, Dwell, and Architectural Digest. He has been a speaker at TEDx Atlanta and the PICNIC conference in Amsterdam. Matthias is driven by the aim to upgrade manmade environments on a human and engaging scale.
Sponsored by Atelier.