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Recovery of the Landscape – Part 1 – Michael Ellison, Marc Treib, Jeff Kipnis, James Corner

Recovery of the Landscape – Part 1 – Michael Ellison, Marc Treib, Jeff Kipnis,...

Lecture date: 1995-03-17Michael Ellison - Introduction.Marc Treib - Nature Recalled.Jeff Kipnis - Revisiting the Building Landscape Threshold.Q & A session with speakers chaired by...
“Alvar Aalto and the Future of the Modern Project” with Kenneth Frampton

“Alvar Aalto and the Future of the Modern Project” with Kenneth Frampton

0:24 Introduction by Richard Sommer 1:55 Introduction by Brigitte Shim 6:00 Kenneth Frampton presentation 1:04:17 Q & AOn February 7, 2013, the John H. Daniels Faculty of...
Newish Media: A Conversation with Lucia Allais and John May

Newish Media: A Conversation with Lucia Allais and John May

CONVERSANTS: Lucia Allais Rendering and Experience Assistant Professor of Architecture, Princeton University, Editor Grey Room, member of Aggregate AND John May Postorthography: An Outline...
William Curtis on India (October 10, 1988)

William Curtis on India (October 10, 1988)

William Curtis begins his lecture on architecture in India, discussing both ancient and contemporary examples. He attempts to identify basic streams that connect architecture...
Live Annotation: Jonathan Bignell

Live Annotation: Jonathan Bignell

Professor Jonathan Bignell presents and analyses a television broadcast of Open University course A305 for contemporary eyes and ears. In the episode “An Architect...
Beatriz Colomina – The Total Interior: Playboy 1953–79

Beatriz Colomina – The Total Interior: Playboy 1953–79

Lecture date: 2013-10-31From the very beginning, sex, architecture and design were inextricably intertwined in the pages of Playboy magazine. With its massive global circulation...
Objects, Contexts, Canons and Experiments: Four Conversations on Theory and History, Part 3

Objects, Contexts, Canons and Experiments: Four Conversations on Theory and History, Part 3

Where are we today regarding the way we produce and teach the theory and history of architecture, cities, and landscapes? Should we still give...
Reinhold Martin – The Organisational Complex: Cybernetics, Space, Discourse

Reinhold Martin – The Organisational Complex: Cybernetics, Space, Discourse

Lecture date: 1998-11-24Reinhold Martin outlines the emergence of 'organisation' as a theoretical category in architecture during the post-war period in the US within a...
Text & textures of urban memory (March 18, 1988) Part 1 of 3

Text & textures of urban memory (March 18, 1988) Part 1 of 3

Aaron Betsky moderates a discussion about the connection between text, textural aspects of urban life, and memory within an urban context. The panel includes,...
Beatriz Colomina – Reconstructing Her Practice: Battle Lines: E.1027

Beatriz Colomina – Reconstructing Her Practice: Battle Lines: E.1027

Lecture date: 1994-03-15Beatriz Colomina addresses the relation between war and architecture by looking at Le Corbusiers systematic defacement of Eileen Grays house E.1027 during...