Welcome to the MIT School of Architecture and Planning. At SA+P, a potent mix of disciplines and departments fuels innovation and energizes our drive for meaningful progress. Whether our community is designing systems or cities, objects or structures, policies or technologies, we are committed to working every day, at MIT and around the globe, in service to a better world.


SA+P Advanced Degree Ceremony
May 30 at 11:00 am
Kresge Auditorium

Upcoming Events


April 11  | Department of Architecture Spring 2024 Lectures
"How to reduce carbon emission in construction and operation of buildings" with Mattias Schuler.
In-person and streamed on YouTube. Complete spring lecture series.
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Long Lounge (7-429)
6:00 pm (ET)

April 12  | MIT Mobility Forum Spring 2024
Weekly seminar series showcasing the groundbreaking transportation research taking place across the Institute. Lectures are online and open to all. Lecture list for semester. 
Topic: The insidious problem of selection biases. Speaker: Patricia L. Mokhtarian
12:00-1:00 pm (ET)

April 12  | Department of Architecture Spring 2024 Lectures
Celebrate the launch of "Critical Encounters: Nasser Rabbat," the second volume of the Dongola Architecture Series published out of Beirut. A conversation about the importance of homegrown architecture publishing with Sarah Chalabi, co-founder of Dongola publishing house and Raafat Majzoub, editor-in-chief of the series.
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3:00 pm (ET)

April 18  | Department of Architecture Spring 2024 Lectures
Teddy Cruz and Fonna Forman. Presented in collaboration with the Architecture and Urbanism Group and MAD.
In-person and streamed on YouTube. Complete spring lecture series.
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6:00 pm (ET)

May 30  | SA+P Advanced Degree Ceremony
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Kresge Auditorium
11:00 am-12:30 pm

June 17-18  | MIT World Real Estate Forum
Registration and information.


Through April 8, 2024 | Sisters in Making: Prototyping and the Feminine Resilience
An exhibit curated by MArch Student Soal Ajienka and and SMArchS student Deborah Tsogbe, the 2023 Women @ MOT Fellows.
More information here.
Rotch Library Gallery

Through May 6  | unboxed city: critical explorations of ai and cities
Exhibition exploring generative AI's potential role, biases, and limitations in shaping cities. 
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East Lobby, MIT Media Lab, 75 Amherst St., Cambridge, MA

Through May 24 | ACT at the 2nd Diriyah Biennale: "After Rain"
ACT faculty and alumni participating include: Azra Akšamija, Ute Meta Bauer, Joan Jonas, Alida Farid, Marjetica Potrc.
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Riyadh, Egypt

Through Spring 2024 | Objects of AI
An exhibition featuring student work from MIT Architecture studios taught by lecturer Marcelo Coelho.
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MIT Architecture Department Office Hallway Gallery (7-337)

Through Spring 2024 | Stull & Lee: Black Architectural Vision for an Infrastructural City
This exhibition builds the origin story and the city-shaping legacy of the Black-led architecture firm Stull & Lee. Curated by Gabriel Cira '08 (Architecture), James Heard MArchS '22, and Julian Phillips.
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The Designery at YouthBuild Boston

Through June 9, 2024 | Rafi Segal: Architecture Dialogues
Through sketches, drawings, models, and video projections, the exhibition promises a thought-provoking design exploration of emergent forms of domesticity that challenge conventional notions of private and collective space.
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Villa Tugendhut
Brno, Czech Republic

June 17-18  | MIT World Real Estate Forum
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SA+P Wellness Program for Spring Semester 2024
Yoga with Ashley Norwood
Tuesdays 5:30-6:45 pm. Hybrid: 9-450 or online.  | Connect via Zoom here

Virtual exhibitions and activities
ACT lecture archive | Connect here
Department of Architecture lecture channel | Connect here