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11.09.11 | W.M. Keck Lecture Hall, SCI-Arc
Mark Foster Gage: Design Liquidity

Wednesday, November 9, 7pm
W. M. Keck Lecture Hall

Intro by Hernan Diaz Alonso

mark foster gage Mark Foster Gage is Assistant Dean and Associate Professor at the Yale University School of Architecture, where he has taught since 2001. His writings have been published in numerous academic and popular publications including Log, Journal of Architectural Education, A+U, Volume, Fulcrum, Perspecta, and AD.

Gage was a guest editor, with Florencia Pita, of the fall 2009 issue of Log (Log #17) and a co-editor of the book The Millennium House. Recently completed books include Composites, Software and Surfaces: Towards a High Performance Architecture with Greg Lynn, and Aesthetic Theory: Essential Texts, for W.W. Norton & Company publishers, both published in 2011.

The work of Gage/Clemenceau Architects has been exhibited internationally at venues including the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in New York, Museum of the Art Institute of Chicago, Deutsches Architektur Zentrum in Berlin, and the 2010 Beijing International Biennale. His firm has won numerous awards including the New York Architectural League's Young Architects Forum in 2008; was a finalist in the MoMA PS1 Young Architects program in 2007; received the AIA New Practices Award from AIA New York in 2006; and was nominated for the inaugural Ordos Prize in Architecture in 2009.

Gage's work has also been featured widely by publications and media outlets including the New York Times, USA Today, Vogue, Wired, Surface and Fox News, as well as in numerous books and venues internationally.