DISCUSSIONS in Architectural History and Theory

Henri Labrouste, main reading room, French National Library (Bibliothéque Nationale), 1859-68..

The faculty of the College of Architecture and Graduate School of Architecture & Urban Design present the eighth year of DISCUSSIONS in Architectural History and Theory. Coordinated by Eric Mumford, the Rebecca and John Voyles Professor of Architecture, and Igor Marjanović, the JoAnne Stolaroff Cotsen Professor of Architecture, this series is aimed at provoking advanced conversations on research in architectural history and theory.

All lectures are free and open to the public. Fall lectures are scheduled to take place at noon in Kemp Auditorium, Givens Hall, and spring lectures are scheduled to take place in Busch Hall, Rm. 100.

September 20, 2018

Exhibiting Yugoslavia
Vladimir Kulić
Associate Professor, School of Architecture, Florida Atlantic University

January 30, 2019

Radical Alterity: Performance and Architecture
Mario Gooden
Professor of Practice & Co-Director of the Global Africa Lab, Graduate School of Architecture, Planning & Preservation, Columbia University; Principal, Huff + Gooden Architects
Noon lecture

February 20, 2019

Activating the Museum: Reflections on Architecture in the Gallery
Barry Bergdoll
Meyer Schapiro Professor of Art History & Archaeology, Columbia University; Curator, Department of Architecture & Design, The Museum of Modern Art
Noon lecture

March 27, 2019

Paying for the Public Life
Patricia A. Morton
Second Vice President, Society of Architectural Historians; Associate Professor, Department of the History of Art, University of California, Riverside
11:30a Lecture

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