Events and Announcements

2020 10/20 
Symposium and Exhibition, Los Angeles.
David organizes A Queer Query at SCI-Arc: a symposium and performance event on the status of queer aesthetics in architecture, and Post Persona, an exhibition of artists and architects making films about artists and architects.

2020 07/15 
Lecture, the Internet.
David lectures at 7pm EST for the Architectural League Prize. Register for the Zoom link here. Read the interview and visit the exhibition.

2020 05/07 
Award, New York.
David is awarded the League Prize from the Architectural League of New York.

2020 05/05 
Interview, Maryland.
David chats with Ben Dooley in See/Saw No. 2. Ben’s fantastic title: “It droops.” Thanks Ben!

2020 02/10 
Exhibition, Columbus.
Fulfilled is curated by Ashley Bigham at OSU! We sent some extra paper from the office...

2020 02/10 
Exhibition, Los Angeles.
An upright chair and a hanging chair will be at Spring Break LA, in an exhibit curated by Patrick Geske and Cody Miner.

2019 10/26 
Open Studio, Los Angeles.
Featuring Two Scrolls, ZiggurhutCollossal Paper, and Slump Model.

2019 08/15 
Workshop, CCA.
was a five day workshop at the CCA, San Francisco, led by David with some great students. Thanks for the invite, Clark!

2019 06/25 
Interview, Los Angeles.
An interview about Slump Model for the SCI-Arc Channel.

Photo Bradley Silling
2019 04/09 
Family Dinner, Cambridge.
A panel inside Petra Blaisses’s gold curtain at Harvard GSD as part of the awesomely student-run Queers in Design for a discussion of Queer Aesthetics. Thanks to Remus and crew for putting together a cool panel alongaside Laida Aguirre, Jaffer Kolb, Andrew Holder, Victor Jones, and Ellie Abrons.

2019 03/29 
Exhibition Opening, Los Angeles.
The group show, Office Equipment & Operating Systems, features d.esk, Reimaging, Roundhouse, and Theo  Triantafyllidis.

2019 03/08 
Installation Opening, Los Angeles.
1:2 Slump Model 
opens at the Woodbury School of Architecture’s Wedge Gallery.

2019 01/21 
Groundbreaking, Yucatán.
Ziggurhut begins its ascent towards reality. We visit the progress.

2018 12/10 
Studio Final, SCI-Arc.
David wraps up the fall studio with a fantastic group of M.Arch 1 students. Here’s some of their work.
2018 12/07 
Exhibition Conversation, Los Angeles.
David and Mira Henry discuss the installation Rough Coat at SCI-Arc.

2018 11/19 
Lecture, Texas.
David’s lecture By Twos and Fives is at 5:45pm, Texas A&M College of Architecture.
2018 10/21 
Workshop, Los Angeles.
Running a public workshop at MOCA Grand alongside the exhibition One Day at a Time: Manny Farber and Termite Art.
2018 09/20 
Exhibition, Tijuana.
The Relative Size of Things on view as part of Roundhouse Platform's Sight Site, an “Excursion at the Escuela Libre de Architectura in Tijuana”. Organized by Brendan Shea and Noémie Despland-Lichtert.

2018 09/10 
Training Wheels fits across the cover of Project Issue Seven! Launch party 11/26 at Archinect Outpost, LA.

2018 06/30 
Site visit, Yucatán.
With elections coming up, we visit a land of giant cut-out political figures, panucho, Mayan ruins, and a demoed site. We learn about cisterns and cantilevered masonry construction.

2018 04/12 
Exhibition, New Haven.
Three Pigliettos on display at the Yale School of Architecture’s Tempietto Exemplum Show.

2018 03/28 
Discussion, Los Angeles.
David interviews Jing Liu from SO-IL for the SCI-Arc Channel. We chat about the second phase of a practice, firm identity, and play.

2018 02/26 
Exhibition, New Haven.
The Drawing Show opens at the Yale School of Architecture. Curated by Dora Epstein-Jones and designed by First Office. On view are the videos Gravity’s Effects, The Relative Size of Things, and Five Scales Compared to Construction.

2018 02/23 
Interview, the Internet.
Archinect’s Anthony Morey interviews D.ESK for the Fellow Fellows series.

Justin Knight / Harvard GSD

2018 01/22 
Exhibition, Cambridge.
Inscriptions: Architecture Before Speech opens at Harvard’s Graduate School of Design. Curated by K. Michael Hays and Andrew Holder. On view are drawings from Column & Canopy, Paperweight, and Training Wheels.

2017 10/19 
Conversation, Los Angeles.
David interviews Oana Stanescu for the SCI-Arc Channel. We chat about firm names, collaboration, and constructing audiences.
2017 05/29 
Residency, New Hampshire.
David begins a five week residency at the MacDowell Colony. Now an alum of Adams Studio!

2017 06/01 
Essay, Ann Arbor.
Now What?
Published in Dimensions 30.
2017 04/30 
Curation, Los Angeles.
SCI-Arc’s Spring Show curated by David Eskenazi and Kristy Balliet.

2016 11/18 
Lecture, Los Angeles.
Paper Space Oddities, a faculty conversation at SCI-Arc, with response by Anna Neimark.

2016 11/09 
Training Wheels mentioned in Kyle Miller’s “Before Theory” in
Teresa Stoppani, Giorgio Ponzo, and George Themistokleous’s book, This Thing Called Theory.

2016 10/14 
Exhibition, Los Angeles.
Participating in The Drawing Show at the Architecture and Design Museum. Three videos are on view and there’s a panel discussion on 11.04.
2016 10/11 
Presentation, Philadelphia.
Presenting Scale Comparisons at the University of Pennsylvania for Nate Hume’s Visual Studies Symposium with Kelly Bair, Mickey Loverich, and Clark Thenhaus.
2016 08/01 
David signs on as Studio and Visual Studies faculty at SCI-Arc.

2016 03/21 
Exhibition, Ann Arbor.
For the Trees
opens as part of Fellow Fellows exhibition at the Taubman College Gallery with fellow fellows Ashley Bigham and Cyrus Peñarroyo.
2015 09/21 
Introduction, Pittsburgh.
Lecture intoduction for Jose Oubrerie at Carnegie Mellon.
2015 08/01 
Appointed Oberdick Fellow at the University of Michigan.

2015 05/22 
Publication, Princeton.
I’m Trying to Sell Someone’s Abstractions... Published in Pidgin Magazine Issue 19: Magic.

2015 05/16 
Exhibition, Los Angeles.
A Rendered Model of A Wheel featured at One Night Stand.
2015 04/24 
Exhibition, Columbus.
Training Wheels opens at OSU Banvard Gallery.
2015 04/24 
Publication, Columbus.
Some Students publish Some Questions Students Have Asked, Answered by an Emerging Practitioner Fellow in One:Twelve.

2015 04/08 
Lecture, Columbus.
Fellowship Lecture: Big Things, Small Things, Round Things, Round Things at OSU.

2015 03/20 
Panel Presentation, Toronto.
Presenting The Full Scale Problem at ACSA 103.

2015 02/09 
An Odd Picture published in Project Issue 4.
2014 08/01 
Workshop, Columbus.
Leading Actual Stuff workshop at OSU.
2014 08/01 
Appointed LeFevre Emergining Practitioner Fellow at the Ohio State University.

2014 07/02 
Lecture, Los Angeles.
On Scale
presented during UCLA Jumpstart.