Schedule

Schedule subject to change.

Week 01 – Program Purpose

  • Urban Theory Discussion + Writing Assignment: Neighborhoods 1, Eixample, 22@, SuperIllas
  • GH+GIS Tools: Geometry + Behaviors (Morphology + Phenomena)
  • Data Gathering: Readings and Opening Lecture Exercise of Data Types
  • Marc Viader Intro with tools (raw skill of Arduino sensors or Python Coding)
  • Performative Surfaces Workshop: urban furniture, vegetation and ecology, Jesus Arcos.

Week 02 – Program Purpose

  • Urban Theory: Neighborhoods 2, Eixample+ SuperIlles (Compt de Urgell, SuperIlla)
  • Ripoll and Olot – Phenomena and performative surfaces
  • GH+GIS Tools: Geometry + Behaviors, Case Study
  • Data Gathering: Readings and Exercises, 108 pts and Everyday Path

Week 03 – Granada and Project Development

  • Urban Theory: Granada, Albaicin, Centro Historico and Contemporary edge; performative surfaces; Project Thesis
  • GH+GIS Tools: Morphology and Phenomena (Mobile CSV and Drawings)
  • Data Gathering: Testing in-situ data collection using smartphone applications, sensors and CSV workflow

Week 04 – Project Development

  • Urban Theory: Writing and Outline development; competitive audit / lit review
  • GH+GIS Tools: Information Graphics, Indicator Mapping, Formulation, analysis and urban intervention criteria, performative materials selection
  • Data Gathering: Testing in-situ data collection using smartphone applications, sensors and CSV workflow; Arduino / python; Formhub / ODK

Week 05 – Urban Design Project Development

  • Urban Theory: Writing development + Presentation; performative surfaces;
  • GH+GIS Tools: Computation and Drawings development
  • Data Gathering: Data Dictionary development; 2nd Data Gathering

Week 06 – Urban Design Project Finalization, Presentation and Final Group Project Kickoff

  • Urban Theory: Writing development + Presentation
  • GH+GIS Tools: Computation and Drawings development
  • Data Gathering: processing and visualization
    • Comprehensive Neighborhood Social Interaction Tool, Class Project
    • Arduino Prototype Development
  • Urban Theory and GH+GIS Tools: Project kickoff including purpose, approach and team roles
  • Data Gathering: Group comprehensive tool; indicator development; data dictionaries; raw data

Week 07 – Data Creation, Comprehensive Class Tool

– with Stephen Maher, NBBJ – “Data to Geometry” and “Measuring Phenomena”

  • Urban Theory: Refine and upload work
  • GH+GIS Tools: Analysis, Graphs, GH viz tool, post processing, measuring micro-geometry and micro climates, towards a hydrid hard-soft scape
  • Data Gathering: raw data; data cleaning; processing and visualization; Arduino prototype development; Kieran Timberlake examples of urban sensing

Week 08 – Data Creation, Comprehensive Class Tool

  • Urban Theory: Refine and upload work
  • GH+GIS Tools: Refine and present to Poblenou Community
  • Data Gathering: Regional baseline data (air, water and ecologoical quality) Pyrennes trip 2 days
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