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professor of architecture at university of kansas

KC Design Week Exhibit 3.27.15

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The moCOLAB was parked outside the Kansas City Center for Architecture and Design on March 27 to help kick off KC Design Week. Inside we had an exhibit featuring work by faculty and students in the KU School of Architecture Design … Continue reading

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Barker Neighborhood Block Party 10.5.14

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The second MoCoLab event was held in Lawrence to support the Barker Neighborhood Association’s attempts to improve walkability in the neighborhood. Last July, in conjunction with the City of Lawrence, AARP Kansas and Kaw Valley OWL, Dan Burden, executive director … Continue reading

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Cherry Pit Dialogues 09.12.14

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We had our first event on Friday night! It’s been a long journey since we picked up the 1972 Airstream Land Yacht just over a year ago and transformed it into the KU Mobile Collaboratory. Now we get to put … Continue reading

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Newest pictures 8.6.14

A long overdue post showing some of the latest pics. We really are narrowing in on the finish. The biggest piece of work to be completed is the hatchback. The rest is bits and pieces. We installed all of the … Continue reading

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Latest Photos

This gives a sense of what the final quality of the MoCoLab will be like. A warm wooden interior space with seating for a number of people. The semester ended with some work left to be done. It will be … Continue reading

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Interior Demolition

One of the first steps to fitting out the new interior is to strip it down to its skin and see what we have to work with. Over the week of 2.17 through 2.21 we systematically removed the contents and … Continue reading

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Ideas from Global Entrepreneurship Week at KU School of Business

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As mentioned before on the blog, KU School of Business’s Global Entrepreneurship Week asked student teams to propose ideas for the MoCoLab. At the Lied Center Event, 4 teams presented ideas. As reported by the Lawrence Journal World: “Four groups … Continue reading

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