UVa Lecture Series – Hilary Sample, principal of MOS Architects
Date(s) - 09/17/2018
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Campbell Hall 153
Hilary Sample is the co-founder and principal of MOS Architects and an Associate Professor at Columbia GSAPP. Her research focuses on the intersection of architecture, health, environments, technology and design. MOS’s work has been widely published and exhibited, including at the Venice Biennale, the Chicago Biennial, YAP PS1/MoMA and is held in the collections at the Museum of Modern Art, the Art Institute of Chicago, and the Yale Art Gallery. With MOS, Hilary Sample has received numerous awards, including a New York City Architectural League Emerging Voices Award, P/A Award, and an Academy Award in Architecture from the Academy of Arts and Letters. In 2015, MOS was awarded the National Design Award in Architecture from the Smithsonian/Cooper Hewitt. The practice has designed and developed two publications, Everything All at Once, The Software, Architecture and Videos of MOS (2013) and MOS: Selected Works (2016). Her other writings on architecture, design and health have been published in Praxis, Log, and Harvard Design Magazine. Recent work includes: Store No. 2 (Chamber) in Chelsea; House No. 10, currently under-construction; the competition proposal School No. 2 (Institute for Advanced Study Commons Building); and Housing No. 4 (Dequindre Cut, Detroit). Hilary Sample received a B.Arch. from Syracuse University and an M.Arch. from Princeton University.