Sunday, March 05, 2006

People Talking About Architecture – 03.06.2006

Rice University:
Paul Lewis – Opportunism at Play
5:00 PM - Farish Gallery, Anderson Hall

University of Florida:
Enrique Walker – (Untitled Lecture)
6:00 PM - Harn Museum of Art auditorium

New Jersey Institute of Technology:
Ron Witte - Watch Your Figure
5:45 PM - Weston Lecture Hall 1

Washington University (St. Louis)
Ben van Berkel - (Untitled Lecture)
7:00 PM - Steinberg Auditorium
The architect and co-founder of Amsterdam’s UN studio, to lecture about recently realized projects -- the refurbishment and interior design for a Fashion Hall in Seoul, La Defense office building in Almere, an exhibition pavilion for Living Tomorrow in Amsterdam, and a hotel expansion and apartment building in Zuoz (Switzerland). Current projects include restructuring the station area of Arnhem and a new Mercedes Benz Museum in Stuttgart (Germany).

University of Illinois at Chicago:
Joe Rosa – (Untitled Lecture)
6:00 PM - 1100 A+A Building

Kolatan & Erich Schoenenber - Composite Strategies
12:00 - Higgins Hall Auditorium

Discussion - The Image of Architecture
6.30 PM - The Yard, 49 Old Street
The first of four consecutive seminars aimed at brining architecture to wider audiences. Monday’s session will look at how different media can be used, and the challenges architecture faces in presenting itself to the public in this way. Print, TV and other media offer different opportunities and challenges for architecture. The panellists will explore how they approach this, and how the sector is developing. Panelists include David Barrie, of Channel ; Shumon Basar, Architect, Curator and Journalist; Jane Wentworth, Brand Consultant at Jane Wentworth Associates; and Marcus Fairs, the Editor of Icon Magazine.


Post a Comment

<< Home