Jul 17, 2021

To present paper "Digital Hot Air: Procedural Workflow of Designing Active Spatial Systems in Architecture Studio" at CAAD Futures 2021: Design Imperatives

Jun 23, 2021

Exhibition Proposal "Interior Cities: Inhabiting Interactive Cityscapes through the Webcam and the Shared Screen" receives UNCC SoA Faculty Research Grant, AY 21-22. Exhibition forthcoming in fall 2022 at Discovery Place Science in Charlotte.

Apr 07, 2021

Named as one of the four finalists of the 2021 Wheelwright Prize. Research proposal "Shared Air: Space, Automation, and Humanity in Architectures of Meat Processing"

Mar 19, 2021

"Webcam+" to be exhibited at Future of _Space //Reflections digital exhibition at A+D Museum

Feb 12, 2021

"VENTS" at A+D Design Awards Exhibition

Jan 29, 2021

"Frame No.043 and More" in exhibition Now in Process at Rowe Lower Gallery, UNCC, Jan 29 - Apr 9, 2021

Dec 15, 2020

Research Proposal "Cartographies of Fear from the Shared Atmosphere: Rethinking Meat Processing Plant through Experimental Animation" receives UNCC Faculty Research Grant, AY 21-22

Dec 12, 2020

VENTS received an honorable mention in the "on the floor or ceiling" category of the A+D Design Awards.

Oct 26, 2020

VENTS 2.0 at ACADIA 2020: Distributed Proximities exhibition/peer-reviewed project panel

Oct 22, 2020

To present paper "Architecture as Site Prosthetics: The Artificial Terrain and the Vision Machine" at DCA 20/20: Perception to Execution (postponed to 2021)

 

 

 

May 09, 2020

"Future of Webcam Space" to be exhibited at Future of _Space digital exhibition at A+D Museum

Feb 03, 2020

Exhibition Lecture "THE MOVING AIR" at UC Berkeley College of Environmental Design.

Jan 21, 2020

THE MOVING AIR exhibition opens at UC Berkeley and will run through Feb 25. This solo exhibition features projects Medium Matters, FANS, VENTS, and MASKS.

Dec 04, 2019

VENTS received an honorable mention in the exhibition design category of the 2019 AN Best of Design Awards.

Oct 30, 2019

Exhibition Proposal "THE MOVING AIR: A Cultural-environmental Paradigm" selected as the winner of Emerging Designers Competition at UC Berkeley. Multimedia airflow investigations over the past few years will be exhibited in the Wurster Gallery Jan 21-Feb 25, 2020.

Sep 23, 2019

To present paper "Immersive Exhibition as Expanded Cinema: Augmenting Multisensory Experience through Responsive Atmosphere" at Design Modeling Symposium Berlin

Sep 18, 2019

"Measured Drawings of the Sculpted Air" to be exhibited at Drawing Attention: The Digital Culture of Contemporary Architectural Drawings at Roca London Gallery and London Design Festival, Sep 18, 2019- Jan 11, 2020

Jun 28, 2019

To present paper "Animating Mediums: from Visuality of Superimposition to Drawings for Afterimage" at 2019 ACSA/EAAE Teachers Conference

Jun 10, 2019

IDRL Team Adaptable Solar Window receives NSF I-Corps grant

Apr 15, 2019

Project Poster "VENTS" at CAADRIA 2019 Informed & Intelligent

Apr 01, 2019

Research Proposal "Collaborative-vision in Motion" receives UNCC SoA Faculty Research Grant, AY 19-20

Mar 28, 2019

"Measured Drawings of the Sculpted Air" to be exhibited in Black Box Exhibition: Drawing for the Design Imaginary

Oct 26, 2018


SEE-ING on world-architects

Oct 15, 2018


SEE-ING: The Environmental Consciousness Project symposium to take place at 1pm at UNC Charlotte. Keynotes by Mark B.N. Hansen and Sandra Rodriguez.

Oct 15, 2018


SEE-ING: The Environmental Consciousness Project exhibition opens at UNC Charlotte. The exhibition features contributions by 10 participating architects and artists including Bernadette Devilat, Carl Lostritto, Certain Measures, CHAI MI, Ibañez Kim, INVIVIA, Sean Lally, Penelope Haralambidou, The Living.

Oct 03, 2018


To present "Introduction of SEE-ING" at Wording Dances/ Dancing Words: A Research Symposium on Interdisciplinary Scholarship in Dance Studies, organized by Kaus Sarkar, Assistant Professor of Dance, UNC Charlotte.

 

Sep 19, 2018


To present paper "Multi-dimensional Medium-printing: Prototyping Robotic Thermal Devices for Sculpting Airflow" at eCAADe 2018

 

Mar 22, 2018


To interview Ani Liu at Dense Emptiness Symposium, organized by Rachel Dickey, Assistant Professor of Architecture, UNC Charlotte.

 

Mar 15, 2018


To present two papers, "Experiments on Timescape: from Camera Apparatus to Frame Differencing" 
and "Constructed Invisibles: Designing Instruments As and For Effects", at the 106th ACSA Annual Meeting in Denver, CO

 

 

Mar 05, 2018


Finalist for the 2018 Wheelwright Prize and to present proposal "60mph: Architectural Mediums and Speed Tectonics" at the GSD on March 5th, 2:30pm-5:00pm. The event is free and open to the public. See Wheelwright Finalist Presentations 2018.

 

 

Sep 22, 2017


To lecture "emotional, ephemeral, invisible" at SoA Colloquium at UNCC.

 

 

Sep 15, 2017


FANS: Constructed Invisibles on display at Storrs Hall, UNCC, Sep15 through Dec 15.

 

 

Sep 14, 2017


To present "Informal Prototyping" at DesComp Symposium Fall2017: Transformative Methods of Computation, organized by Eric Sauda, Professor of Architecture, UNC Charlotte.

 

 

Aug 15,2017


To join UNC Charlotte as a tenure-track assistant professor in architecture.

 

 

May 25, 2017


FANS receives the Daniel L. Schodek Award for Technology and Sustainability from Harvard GSD.

 

 

Apr 26, 2017


FANS: Constructed Invisibles receives the Second Annual MDes Final Project Research & Development Award from Harvard GSD.

 

Mar 14, 2017


To lecture "eMotional Assemblies" at Virginia Tech

 

 

Feb 6, 2017


To present recent works at UNC Charlotte.

 

 

Feb 3, 2017


Hybrid Formations on display at GSD thru March 31, 2017

 

 

Dec 1, 2016


Pulled Bridge published in World Architecture Magazine, Tsinghua University Press.

 

 

Jun 30, 2016


To present project rBAT at ACSA international conference in Santiago, Chile.

 

 

Jun 30, 2016


To present project Pneuma Screen at ACSA international conference in Santiago, Chile.

 

​Nov 17, 2015

Pulled Bridge receives Highly Commended Award in ASC International Youth Competition in Architectural Design 2015: Rural Sustainability in China

 

Mar 20, 2015


To present recent works at University of Nebraska Lincoln.

 

 

Mar 18, 2015


To lecture "Icastic Forming" at University of Detroit Mercy.

 

 

Jul 14, 2014


ArtWalk to be exhibited at CEL, St. Louis

 

 

Mar 24, 2014
ArtWalk to be exhibited at Sheldon, St. Louis

Mar 11, 2013

Axi:Ome Exhibition "Between Research and Practice" opens at Storrs Gallery, Charlotte, NC, USA

TEMPO

Catty Dan Zhang | 2021