Subculture: Microbial Metrics and the Multi-Species City


Sep 19, 2018 – Jan 12, 2019

By Kevin Slavin, Elizabeth Hénaff, and David Benjamin / The Living


Read more here





Manifesto Series: Closed Worlds

Thursday, December 6th

7 – 9 pm


With Lydia Kallipoliti, Ross Exo Adams, Anna Dyson, Andrés Jaque, Bess Krietemeyer, and Mark Wigley


Manifesto Series: Closed Worlds brings together a panel of architects, building technologists, and historians to discuss the complex and divergent legacies of sustainable design practice as a bodily reality, beyond the statistics of resource management. 


Learn more here.

Interrogation Series: Across Scales and Species

Saturday, November 10th

5–7 pm


With David Benjamin, Ariane Lourie Harrison, Elizabeth Hénaff, and Kevin Slavin


Interrogation Series: Across Scales and Species brings together experts in architecture, biology, and others to reveal the effects of the built environment and microbiological ecologies on genetic landscapes, from urban spaces to our bodies.


Learn more here.

Subculture Open Lab Days and Workshops


Open Lab Days

Friday, November 2nd

Friday, December 14th



Saturday, November 10th

Saturday, December 15th


Presented as part of Subculture with Dr. Elizabeth Hénaff


On two Fridays this month and next, the Subculture lab will be active and open to all. Also this fall, Dr. Elizabeth Hénaff will also host two workshops, Bioinformatics for Environmental Metagenomics 101 and 202.


Learn more and RSVP here.