Solar-Powered Artspaces for Houston Fotofest 2016

Posted by on Dec 1, 2015
Solar-Powered Artspaces for Houston Fotofest 2016

You may have noticed some new structures on campus recently: three containers mounted with solar panels located next to the site of the new Moody Center for the Arts. Designed and donated by Rice architecture alumnus Joe Meppelink, each container is a flexible artspace that will be the setting of CENHS’s project for Houston Fotofest 2016, a biennial event […]

The Ecological Machine and the Origin Story of Vancouver

Posted by on Jun 4, 2015
The Ecological Machine and the Origin Story of Vancouver

CENHS predoctoral fellow Derek Woods is working on a project about the Hastings Mill as it functions in the history of Vancouver. His post at the Anthropology of Science and Technology blog addresses how the mill’s geographical location couples it to the ecological and energy systems in the region. Studying mills is a way of […]