Category: Art & architecture & planning

Ada Lovelace Grant recipient announced

Ada Lovelace Grant recipient announced

Jessika Khazrik will create web archive of work by environmental activist and scientist Pierre Malychef

Graduate student Jessika Khazrik is the first recipient of the Ada Lovelace Grant, a new grant at MIT that encourages and...

Humanities
Building 7 Block Party and Gallery Walk

Building 7 Block Party and Gallery Walk

February 16, 2017 5 - 7pm

Tour the exhibits in Rotch Library and the School of Architecture + Planning

Start the spring semester with an evening of art, conversation, and community in the first-ever Building 7 Block Party and Gallery...

All news
AKDC Program Head interviewed by architecture student group at the University of Tehran

AKDC Program Head interviewed by architecture student group at the University of Tehran

Lessons on building a documentation center

Sharon C. Smith, Ph.D., was recently interviewed by the Iran Architecture Studies Student Community of the University of Tehran, Iran, on...

All news
Archnet named one of Top 20 Architecture Sites for 2016

Archnet named one of Top 20 Architecture Sites for 2016

The Global Grid, a service focused on delivering daily news on “localized and unique architecture, engineering, landscape architecture, urban planning,” has...

Humanities
IAP 2017: Data & mapping

IAP 2017: Data & mapping

Explore our workshop offerings

Explore MIT’s maps, or find and vizualize your own data. Business Data: Finding & Mapping Company Information Fri, Jan 20, 11am-12pm, 14N-132...

Data
IAP 2017: Music, arts & crafts

IAP 2017: Music, arts & crafts

Explore our workshop offerings

Explore artists’ books or learn a new craft. “The Codex and Its Variations”: Artists’ Books @ MIT Wed, Jan 25, 1-2pm, 14N-112...

Archives & MIT history
Marilyn Jenkins-Madina donates collection to the Aga Khan Documentation Center

Marilyn Jenkins-Madina donates collection to the Aga Khan Documentation Center

Gift includes images from important sites and collections throughout Middle East and North Africa

Marilyn Jenkins-Madina, PhD, curator emerita, Department of Islamic Art at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, has donated her research collection to...

Humanities
Pioneering Iraqi architect Rifat Chadirji donates archive to AKDC

Pioneering Iraqi architect Rifat Chadirji donates archive to AKDC

The Aga Khan Documentation Center at MIT is pleased to announce that it is now the home of the Rifat Chadirji archive....

All news
Rotch exhibition: José Luis Argüello, AKPIA Posters (2001-2016)

Rotch exhibition: José Luis Argüello, AKPIA Posters (2001-2016)

Retrospective documents 15 years of Aga Khan Program

A retrospective of posters for the Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture at MIT, designed by José Luis Argüello, is on...

All news