Every semester, a Guest Lecture series titled ‘Space Talk’ by eminent architects, designers and other professionals concerned with architectural field is organized to expose students to new trends and influences in the field of Architecture.
On 8th september 2012, Ar Deepak Guggari from Pune, as a part of Space Talk series , presented his residential projects , highlighting the details and concepts. The grid house, Joshi House, Patil House and Nirzar Residence left us mesmerised. The presentation, images, photography , the music and the theory of his design was followed by a highly interactive session between him and the students. Ar Deepak Guggari released the Departmental Magazine "Oculus -04". In the department he also inauguarated the 5th sem study tour panel.
A presentation by Ar. Shailendra Arbole was arranged on 18th Feb., 2012 as part of the Space Talk series. He presented by him were wide ranging from residential buildings to institutional buildings to corporate set up, etc. Some of the awards wining projects like “Canteen Building for Bangalore Baptist Hospital, residential building for Dr. Alexander Thomas, his own residence at Bangalore was also presented by him. Many of his projects have been featured in well known architectural magazines like Design Today, Architecture + Design and others.
On 8th Oct 2011, Ar Sanjay Mohe ,Bangalore presented his concepts , ideas and works. He compared his conceptual ideas to his works explained the process involved in achieving these. This was followed by intense interaction session. Ar Vinay Iyengar, alumini of department and presently working with Mindscape was also present.
Staff & students from colleges of neighbouring cities, Alumini and practising Architects from Belgaum, Hubli, Bijapur, Banglore saw the presentation and interacted with Ar.Sanjay Mohe.
Departmental magazine OCULUS 3 was also released by Ar Sanjay Mohe.
Planning studio exhibition(9th sem students studied analysed and redesigned a village called Yellur) was inaugurated by Ar Sanjay Mohe.
A short documentary film was created by 9th sem students on Yellur village which was viewed by guests, Alumini, students & faculty of the department.
Pixels-A photography exhibition was organised by students of the department during Ar Sanjay Mohe's visit.
On 4th March 2011, Ar Jaisim presented his works with elaborate explanation followed by interaction with students.
The date 17th May 2010 can be written in golden words in the history of departmnt of Architecture at GIT. Many things converged to mark it memorable day. The high points were
- Ar. Prem Chandavarkar’s presentation ,
- Inauguration or permanent exhibition space” Spandan” and art space “Aura”,
- Release of magazine “Oculus V2”,
- Release of dept web site “ www.archispecta.com”.
Ar Prem Chandavarkar inaugurating "Spandan" and "Aura"
Eminent architects like Praveen Bavdekar, Belgaum, Ar Amit Prasadi, Kolhapur, Ar Kartik Acharya, Helsinki, Austria, Ar Kanvarjit Nagi from Goa, Ar Rahul Paul, Bangalore, have presented their works recently.