The Bartlett School of Architecture


9th ArchiLab | Naturalizing Architecture at new FRAC Centre | 14 Sep 2013 - 2 Feb 2014

2 July 2013

frac centre turbulences

The 9th ArchiLab international architecture meeting, Naturalizing Architecture, begins on 14 September 2013 to coincide with the opening of the the new Turbulences FRAC Centre in Orléans, designed by Jakob + MacFarlane Architects (pictured).

This year's event is devoted to the interaction between digital architecture and the sciences, exploring the challenges faced in simulating the living world. It is an an opportunity to discover projects by 40 architects, designers and artists through interactive environments, installations and pavilions, designed specifically for the exhibition.

Image: Digital Grotesque, Michael Hansmeyer & Benjamin Dillenburger

Naturalizing Architecture is curated by its founders, Marie-Ange Brayer, Director of FRAC Centre and Frédéric Migayrou, Bartlett Professor of Architecture and Deputy Director of the Centre Pompidou, MNAM-CCI. Included in the 40 exhibitors are five teams from The Bartlett detailed below.


  • [Ay]A Studio
  • B+U
  • Biothing – Alisa Andrasek, The Bartlett School of Architecture
  • Niccolo Cassas
  • Cmmnwlth
  • ecoLogicStudio – The Bartlett School of Architecture
  • Eragatory - Isaïe Bloch, The Bartlett School of Architecture
  • EZCT Architecture & Design Research - Philippe Morel, The Bartlett School of Architecture
  • Faulders Studio
  • Federico Diaz
  • Gage / Clemenceau Architects
  • Gramazio & Kohler / Raffaello d’Andrea
  • Perry Hall
  • Michael Hansmeyer / Benjamin Dillenburger
  • Iris van Herpen
  • Akihisa Hirata architecture office
  • junya.ishigami+associates
  • Joris Laarman Lab
  • Kokkugia
  • MAD Architects
  • MarcosandMarjan – The Bartlett School of Architecture
  • MaterialEcology
  • Matsys
  • Achim Menges
  • Minimaforms
  • Casey Reas
  • Plasma Studio
  • Ruy Klein
  • Jenny Sabin
  • servo -  Ulrika Karlsson, The Bartlett School of Architecture
  • soma – The Bartlett School of Architecture
  • SJET
  • SPAN
  • Supermanoeuvre
  • Wendy Teo
  • Marius Watz
  • Daniel Widrig – The Bartlett School of Architecture
  • X_TU Architects
  • Xuberance


For more information visit the FRAC Centre website