Emerging Voices 2011: Claire Weisz and Mark Yoes, WXY architecture + urban design

Emerging Voices 2011: Claire Weisz and Mark Yoes, WXY architecture + urban design

Recorded: March 16, 2011WXY architecture + urban design was founded in 1998 as Weisz + Yoes by Claire Weisz and Mark Yoes. In 2009,...
Detlef Mertins – The Enticing and Threatening Face of Prehistory

Detlef Mertins – The Enticing and Threatening Face of Prehistory

The Enticing and Threatening Face of Prehistory: Walter Benjamin and the Utopia of Glass The architect, historian and critic Detlef Mertins examines Walter Benjamins...
Beatriz Colomina – Blurred Vision: Architectures of Surveillance from Mies to SANAA

Beatriz Colomina – Blurred Vision: Architectures of Surveillance from Mies to SANAA

Lecture date: 2009-01-13The history of the modern window is the history of communication: Le Corbusier's horizontal window is unthinkable outside of cinema, the Eames...
Joanna Aizenberg, “Natural Glass Houses in the Deep: Lessons in Design”

Joanna Aizenberg, “Natural Glass Houses in the Deep: Lessons in Design”

Joanna AizenbergGordon McKay Professor of Materials Science; Susan S. and Kenneth L. Wallach Professor;Professor of Chemistry and Chemical BiologyRadcliffe Institute for Advanced Study and...
Smooth Operator: Late-Modern Mirror Glass Architecture, 1970–85 – Daniel Paul

Smooth Operator: Late-Modern Mirror Glass Architecture, 1970–85 – Daniel Paul

1 March 2018Evening Lecture organised by Octave PerraultArchitectural historian Daniel Paul will present the history of mirror glass architecture. Used for the first time...