Visiting Artist Lecture: Ronald Rael
Ronald Rael is a designer, activist, trained architect, author, and Eva Li Memorial Chair in Architecture at the University of California, Berkeley. He has served as department chair, director of the Masters of Architecture program, and holds a joint appointment in the Department of Architecture in the College of Environmental Design and the Department of Art Practice. Rael earned his Masters of Architecture degree at Columbia University in New York City, where he was the recipient of the William Kinne Memorial Fellowship. He is both a Bakar and Hellman Fellow, with research interests connecting indigenous and traditional material practices to contemporary technologies and issues. He is a design activist, author, and thought leader within the topics of additive manufacturing, borderwall studies, and earthen architecture.
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