Joshua Prince-Ramus discusses the Wyly Theater in Dallas (2009) and the building originally proposed as an interdisciplinary center for Cal Tech in Pasadena, but which ultimately evolved into the Vakko Fashion Center in Istanbul (2010).
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Ming Fung leads a discussion of SCI-Arc and Caltech’s entry in the U.S. Department of Energy 2011 Solar Decathlon. Event participants contrast their Compact Hyper-Insulated Prototype (CHIP) with the nineteen other entries. Wes Jones explains the team’s desire to address the competition criteria without regard for traditional images of a house. They debate the imagery of CHIP, and the creation of an architectural icons.