Abitare's Fabrizio Gallanti posts his observations on SCI-Arc and his experience as a thesis juror this fall. He writes: "Design juries and visiting critics act upon a very much consolidated script, that has become a default procedure, nevertheless at SCI-Arc, more than ever, I felt the value of this methodology, that sets the ambient for ideas and concepts to be later developed, either by the students themselves and from the faculty members. In the foreword to these intensive two days, the director of SCI-Arc Eric Owen Moss wrote, 'please get comfortable being uncomfortable.' He was right."
SCI-Arc's 2009 graduation ceremony—which took place on September 13, is featured in the piece. Gallanti also comments on several thesis projects he juried.Read the complete article >>