Sylvia Lavin

Eric Owen Moss in conversation with Sylvia Lavin (August 6, 2013)

Eric Owen Moss in conversation with Sylvia Lavin (August 6, 2013)

Sylvia Lavin asks Eric Owen Moss to describe why he became an architect, his education, and the start of his practice. They debate how...
Sylvia Lavin on Eisenman, Gehry, Lynn at the CCA

Sylvia Lavin on Eisenman, Gehry, Lynn at the CCA

Guest curator Sylvia Lavin speaks about the CCA exhibition Take Note, which highlights selected pivotal moments in the ongoing relationship between writing and architecture....
Christian Hubert & Sylvia Lavin: The double bill (March 24, 1993)

Christian Hubert & Sylvia Lavin: The double bill (March 24, 1993)

Christian Hubert and Sylvia Lavin each present a lecture dealing with architecture’s relationship with emerging sciences and computer generated forms. Though the two lecture...
2017 Chicago Biennale Roundtable with UCLA AUD Participants

2017 Chicago Biennale Roundtable with UCLA AUD Participants

UCLA Architecture and Urban Design 2017 Chicago Architecture Biennial participants: Erin Besler, Sarah Hearne, Wonne Ickx, Andrew Kovacs, Jimenez Lai, and Sylvia Lavin...
A.UD Lecture Series 2015-16: Sylvia Lavin

A.UD Lecture Series 2015-16: Sylvia Lavin

Monday, May 23, 2016 Decafe, Perloff HallSylvia Lavin Professor, UCLA Architecture and Urban Design; Director Critical Studies and M.A./Ph.D. programs, UCLA Architecture and Urban DesignIntroduction and...
A.UD Lecture Series 2009-2010: Sylvia Lavin and Alejandro Zaera-Polo in Conversation

A.UD Lecture Series 2009-2010: Sylvia Lavin and Alejandro Zaera-Polo in Conversation

Friday, November 20, 2009Sylvia Lavin Professor and Director of Critical Studies and M.A./Ph.D. programs, UCLA Architecture and Urban DesignIn conversation with:Alejandro Zaera-Polo Co-founder of Foreign Office...
Elizabeth Diller in conversation with Sylvia Lavin (March 21, 2013)

Elizabeth Diller in conversation with Sylvia Lavin (March 21, 2013)

Sylvia Lavin frames this event as the second in a series exploring different forms of present-day architectural success, introducing Elizabeth Diller by stressing the...
Beatriz Colomina in conversation with Sylvia Lavin (January 29, 2013)

Beatriz Colomina in conversation with Sylvia Lavin (January 29, 2013)

Sylvia Lavin asks Beatriz Colomina to describe her intellectual background, and Colomina explains how studying architecture in Barcelona in the politically-charged atmosphere of the...
Pippo Ciorra in conversation with Sylvia Lavin (May 31, 2013)

Pippo Ciorra in conversation with Sylvia Lavin (May 31, 2013)

Pippo Ciorra defines three possible roles for architecture exhibitions: historicizing existing architecture, building inside the museum, and creating conditions for architects to build outside...
Thomas Demand in conversation with Sylvia Lavin (April 1, 2013)

Thomas Demand in conversation with Sylvia Lavin (April 1, 2013)

Thomas Demand and Sylvia Lavin discuss his 2008 project Black Label, based on a bar in Kitakyushu, Japan, Nagelhaus--a collaboration with the architecture firm...