September 2017

The ParaMat studio offers students the opportunity to become immersed in digital capabilities not as production tools but as design media. The studio offers an introductory exploration of computational design by instilling an awareness of structures, processes and opportunities necessary to develop a design practice inclusive of computational strategies and techniques.

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January 2017

Coding Design posits that through working in the process-oriented methods associated with programming, new ways of design thinking are exposed. The course positions computers and their associated technologies not only as machines used in the imitation and appropriation of what is already understood but also as vehicles for exploring and visualizing what is yet to be discovered.

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May 2015

DATALab directors supervise and advise M.ARCH students on thematically related thesis projects. A list of these projects is shown below: 

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September 2014

This seminar will introduce traditional and contemporary techniques of urban analysis including ArchGIS and a plug in introducing Remote Sensing technology, in order to understand the spatial effects and challenges of the Toronto metropolitan area.

Student Work
September 2014

System Stalker Lab is an introductory exploration of design computing, aiming to instill awareness of the structures, processes, and opportunities necessary to develop a design practice inclusive of computational strategies and techniques.

Teaching