TEDxMontrealQuartierLatin – David Theodore – Children and the architecture of children’s hospitals

TEDxMontrealQuartierLatin – David Theodore – Children and the architecture of children’s hospitals

David Theodore shares his views on the history of pediatric hospital architecture and describes an original research that relied on an active participation of...
Lecture and Exhibition Opening: Silvia Gmür, “A Hospital is a House for a Man”

Lecture and Exhibition Opening: Silvia Gmür, “A Hospital is a House for a Man”

In 1964, Le Corbusier wrote in a letter to Carlo Ottolenghi, the Director of the Venice Hospital: "Un hôpital est une maison dʼhomme". A...
Hisham Munir, “When Politics and Architecture Collide”

Hisham Munir, “When Politics and Architecture Collide”

Hosted by the Aga Khan Program in Islamic Architecture (AKPIA)Hisham Munir is one of the leading architects in the Arab/Persian Gulf region. His firm,...
Julian Treasure: Why architects need to use their ears

Julian Treasure: Why architects need to use their ears

Because of poor acoustics, students in classrooms miss 50 percent of what their teachers say and patients in hospitals have trouble sleeping because they...
Thom Mayne & Michael Rotondi of Morphosis (November 28, 1979)

Thom Mayne & Michael Rotondi of Morphosis (November 28, 1979)

Fred Fisher introduces Thom Mayne and Michael Rotondi of Morphosis, noting their prestige within the architectural profession, their dedication to teaching, and their commitment...