Beatriz Colomina – Modern Architecture and War



Lecture date: 1996-03-22

Beatriz Colomina stresses the importance of investigating the relationship between post-war exhibitions in the United States and the distinctive development of an American architectural avant-garde that had in earlier decades been hostile in its reception of the historical European avant-garde.

Beatriz Colomina is Professor of Architecture and Founding Director of the Program in Media and Modernity at Princeton University. Her books include Privacy and Publicity: Modern Architecture as Mass Media and Sexuality and Space.

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