Synopsis: Andrew will be discussing the digital fabrication process he has developed in some of his recent product design work exploring an evolution from design in rhino and grasshopper, cnc cutting, hand shaping, and finally casting.
Start Time: Wednesday, October 21, 2020 4:00 PM
End Time: Wednesday, October 21, 2020 5:15 PM
Location: Off-Campus Location/S
Address:
Campus: Off Campus
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City, State, Country: Newark, NJ US
Fee: N/A
Speaker: Andrew Choptiany, Project Leader, Carmody Groarke
Sponsor: Department of Landscape Architecture
Category: Talk, Lecture, Seminar
Web Site: http://landarch.rutgers.edu/lectures.html
Contact Name: Gail McKenzie
Contact Email: gail.mckenzie@rutgers.edu
Contact Phone: (848) 932-9311
Additional Information: He will then contextualise that work relating to scarcity, capitalism, climate change, and utopia through an examination of the narratives we tell about technology and the future. Andrew has worked in Canada, America, Japan, and Holland before his current role as project leader at Carmody Groarke in London. He maintains as wide an interest as possible in history, fiction, technology, and philosophy which feeds directly into his design work. He currently lives on a houseboat on the canals of central London.