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Berlin, A Green Archipelago – Sebastien Marot

Berlin, A Green Archipelago – Sebastien Marot

17th February 2014Evening LectureIn 1977 Oswald Matthias Ungers (OMU) and Rem Koolhaas (OMA) collaborated on the project/manifesto ‘The City in the City: Berlin, A...
Margaret Crawford: The Situationist in relation to consumer society (February 16, 1994)

Margaret Crawford: The Situationist in relation to consumer society (February 16, 1994)

John Kaliski introduces Margaret Crawford.Crawford proposes to discuss architecture’s relationship to consumer society and the avant garde’s relationship to architecture, illustrated by the Situationist...
Roman Architecture Part 2

Roman Architecture Part 2

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Detlef Mertens – Bioconstructivism, Biotechnics and Biotechniques: Lissitzky, Moholy-Nagy, Kiesler

Detlef Mertens – Bioconstructivism, Biotechnics and Biotechniques: Lissitzky, Moholy-Nagy, Kiesler

Lecture date: 2008-11-04By the early 20th century, both mechanistic and vitalistic theories in science and philosophy had been significantly transformed and ceased to be...
John Lobell, Louis Kahn, Kimble and Yale British

John Lobell, Louis Kahn, Kimble and Yale British

This lecture is from my course on Kahn and Venturi at Pratt Institute, Fall 2015. It covers Kahn's Kimble Museum and his Yale...
Charles Jencks: New Japanese architecture / Architecture as language (May 28, 1976)

Charles Jencks: New Japanese architecture / Architecture as language (May 28, 1976)

This video contains two different lectures by Charles Jencks: the first on contemporary Japanese architecture, the second (at 51:00) on the language of modern...
Alexander Tzonis –  North American Architecture Since 1960: From Populism To Dirty Realism

Alexander Tzonis – North American Architecture Since 1960: From Populism To Dirty Realism

Lecture date: 1996-01-16A lecture held in celebration of the publication of Architecture in North America since 1960 by Richard Diamond, Liane Lefaivre and Alexander...
“Preservation of History” Rem Koolhaas

“Preservation of History” Rem Koolhaas

Professor in Practice of Architecture and Urban Design, Harvard GSD. source