Saturday, September 20th, Queen's University will open the Isabel Bader Center for the Performing Arts at Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario, Canada. The Afiara Quartet with Maxim Bernard will give the Inagural Concert on Saturday evening. Snøhetta designed the architecture, interiors, landscape and signage for The Isabel.
Craig Dykers will be lecturing at 7pm on Friday, Sept 19th at The Isabel at Queen's University. His presentation will give a deeper look at the design of The Isabel. Together, the architects and Acousticians at Arup developed a Classical Music Performance Hall designed for superb live acoustical musical performances that do not rely on electronic amplification for optimum sound quality. The Isabel Bader Centre for the Performing Arts, Snøhetta's first Canadian building, opens this coming weekend. The lecture is free and open to the public
More information available here: http://queensu.ca/surp/craig-dykers-lecture-isabel
The start of the construction phase for the Riyadh Metro Station is today being celebrated with a groundbreaking ceremony in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. If you’re curious to see how this project will develop over the next years, check out the video to the right!
Video credits: Bloom Images/Studio Morean,
MIR, Squint Opera, and Snøhetta
Thursday, September 18th, Craig Dykers will be lecturing at Master Class-Index Design
18:00 at Arsenal, 2020, rue William, Montréal, Canada
For more information and tickets, please visit: http://masterclasses.index-design.ca/craig-dykers/
The ZEB Pilot House in Larvik, Norway, opens today, September 17th. The demonstration house is developed by Snøhetta, ZEB, SINTEF, Brødrene Dahl, and Optimera. Read more about the project by clicking ‘view project’ to the right.