Fitch Colloquium 2017–Ex-Situ: On Moving Monuments

Fitch Colloquium 2017–Ex-Situ: On Moving Monuments (Afternoon)

The act of moving historical buildings to new locations has been part and parcel of modern preservation practice since its origins in the early...
Fitch Colloquium 2017–Ex-Situ: On Moving Monuments

Fitch Colloquium 2017–Ex-Situ: On Moving Monuments

The act of moving historical buildings to new locations has been part and parcel of modern preservation practice since its origins in the early...
Digital Technology for Heritage Preservation

Digital Technology for Heritage Preservation

Thursday, October 27, 2016Participants: Lisa Ackerman, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, World Monuments FundDietmar Offenhuber, Assistant Professor of Art + Design and Public...
Paradoxes of Preservation: A Personal & Strategic Perspective

Paradoxes of Preservation: A Personal & Strategic Perspective

Helen Shenton, former head of Collection Care at the British Library, presents a personal perspective on preservation from her current position as executive director...

Historic Preservation Podcast #9: Andrew Johnston on Heritage

Jorge Otero-Pailos, director of GSAPP’s Historic Preservation Program, speaks with Andrew Johnston in advance of his Fall 2018 lecture at the school. Andrew Johnston...
Jorge Otero Pailos – Experimental Preservation

Jorge Otero Pailos – Experimental Preservation

Jorge Otero-Pailos works at the intersection of art, architecture and preservation. He has been exhibited at major museums, festivals, galleries and foundations. Notably, Manifesta7 and the 53rd Venice...
Section D – Why preserve a building?

Section D – Why preserve a building?

Last month 17 of modernist architect Le Corbusier’s buildings were added to Unesco’s World Heritage List. We ask why architectural preservation is important and...
Preservation as Battle Zone

Preservation as Battle Zone

Tuesday, October 18th, 2016Today more than 50% of the world´s population live in cities, and in 2050 one expects the number to reach 70%....
Fitch Colloquium: Preservation and War: Introduction & Panel 1

Fitch Colloquium: Preservation and War: Introduction & Panel 1

Friday, September 30th, 2016Introduction: Amale Andraos, Dean, Columbia GSAPP Jorge Otero-Pailos, Professor and Director of Historic Preservation, Columbia GSAPPPanel 1: Pre War Tim Winter, Research Chair of...
Historic Preservation 50th Anniversary

Historic Preservation 50th Anniversary

In the fall of 1964, six valiant students at Columbia University enrolled in a new course offered by the Architecture program. The Documentation and...