David Benjamin

Oct 22 at 6:30–8:30pm
Wood Auditorium, Avery Hall, 1172 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY 10027
Organized by Columbia GSAPP

A lecture by David Benjamin, The Living NYC, Columbia GSAPP.
Response by Amale Andraos.

David Benjamin (‘05 M.Arch) is Founding Principal of The Living and Assistant Professor at Columbia GSAPP. He also directs the GSAPP Incubator at the New Museum’s NEW INC. Benjamin’s work combines research and practice, and it involves exploring new ideas through prototyping. Focusing on the intersection of biology, computation, and design, Benjamin has articulated three frameworks for harnessing living organisms for architecture: bio-processing, bio-sensing, and bio-manufacturing.

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