Marcin Wójcik

Lecturing in Architectural Design Studio and Visual Communications

Marcin Wójcik has worked throughout Europe as an architect, researcher, and educator in the areas of digital fabrication and material-oriented design. In parallel with teaching at the Dublin School of Architecture he is a PhD candidate and research fellow in ‘reframing’ wood construction at the Oslo School of Architecture and Design (AHO).

Master of Advanced Studies (Dipl NDS ETHZ in Arch), ETH Zurich: 2004

Master of Architectural Science (mgr inz arch / MSc Eng Arch), Technical University of Szczecin: 1996

Lecturer, Dublin School of Architecture, Dublin Institute of Technology (DSA DIT): 2005 – present

Research Fellow, Oslo School of Architecture and Design (AHO): 2012-2016

Studio Tutor, Scarcity and Creativity Studio (AHO): 2015-2016

Studio Tutor, Wood be Better Studio (AHO): 2014

Guest Lecturer and Tutor, Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences (HIOA): 2015

Guest Lecturer and Tutor, Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts (HSLU): 2014

Murray O’Laoire Architects (Dublin): 2004-2005

Tian Harlan Atelier (Zurich): 2003-2004

Biuro Projektów Kolejowych (Szczecin): 1999-2002

Akcent Pracownia Projektowa (Szczecin): 1996-2002

WÓJCIK, M. 2017. Three Experiments in Wood and Computational Design. Technology┬ŽArchitecture + Design, 1, 70-83.

WÓJCIK, M. 2015 Counterculture, Ju-jitsu and Emancipation of Wood. In: ANNE LOUISE BANG, J. B., IRENE ALMA LØNNE, NITHIKUL NIMKULRAT (ed.) Tangible Means. Experiential Knowledge Through Materials. EKSIG 2015. Design School Kolding, University of Southern Denmark: Design School Kolding.

WÓJCIK, M. & KLACZYNSKA, S. 2014 Continuing the ‘Continua’ II. Application of thin plywood in construction through biologically inspired approach. In: GERO, J. & HANNA, S. (eds.) Bringing artificial intelligence, cognitive science and computational theories to design research. Sixth International Conference On Design Computing And Cognition DCC14. University College London: Springer.

WÓJCIK, M. & KLACZYNSKA, S. 2014 Continuing the 'Continua' I. Application of thin plywood in construction through biologically inspired approach. In: GU, N., WATANABE, S.-I., ERHAN, H., HAEUSLER, M. H., HUANG, W. & SOSA, R. (eds.) Rethinking Comprehensive Design: Speculative Counterculture. Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Computer-Aided Design Research in Asia (CAADRIA 2014). Kyoto: The Association for Computer-Aided Architectural Design Research in Asia (CAADRIA), Hong Kong.

WÓJCIK, M. & STRUMILLO, J. 2014 Behaviour-based wood connection as a base for new tectonics. In: KEITSCH, M., ed. Resilience - 20th Annual International Sustainable Development Research Conference 2014, 2014 Trondheim. Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Department of Product Design, 170-184.

WÓJCIK, M. & STRUMILLO, J. 2014 BackToBack. A bio-cybernetic approach to production of solid timber components. In: THOMPSON, E. M., ed. Fusion -  32nd International Conference on Education and research in Computer Aided Architectural Design in Europe, 10-12 September 2014 Newcastle upon Tyne. eCAADe and Department of Architecture and Built Environment, Faculty of Engineering and Environment, Northumbria University 159-168.

WÓJCIK, M. 2013 Wood unscripted potentials. How can material deficiencies become strengths? In: Transmaterial Aesthetics. Experiments with Timber in Architecture and Technology, 1-2 October 2013. ANCB Metropolitan Laboratory, Aedes Network Campus Berlin.

Oral presentations:
Invited lectures:
Gdynia Design Days: Retrieved, Centrum Designu Gdynia: 2016.
Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences (HIOA): 2015
Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts (HSLU): 2014

Keynote speech:
Innomatnet - Future of Materials in European Design and Architecture Symposium, Norwegian Centre for Design and Architecture (DogA), Oslo: 2014

Conference oral presentations:
Tangible Means. Experiential Knowledge Through Materials, Design School Kolding and University of Southern Denmark: 2015

32nd eCAADe conference: Fusion, Northumbria University, Newcastle: 2014

6th DCC conference: Bringing Artificial Intelligence, Cognitive Science and Computational Theories to Design Research, University College London (UCL): 2014

20th ISDR conference: Resilience – The New Research Frontier, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Trondheim: 2014

19th CAADRIA conference: Rethinking Comprehensive Design - Speculative Counterculture, Kyoto Institute of Technology (KIT): 2014

International Symposium Transmaterial Aesthetics: Experiments with Timber in Architecture and Technology; ANCB Metropolitan Laboratory, Aedes Network Campus Berlin: 2013

The Scandinavia-Japan Sasakawa Foundation award: 2015

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich (ETH) scholarship: 2002-2003

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