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...
Interview Marathon 2006: Charles Jencks

Interview Marathon 2006: Charles Jencks

Leading artists, writers, musicians and directors took part in the Serpentine's first 24-hour Interview Marathon in the park. Developed and hosted by Hans Ulrich...
Charles Jencks and Alejandro Zaera-Polo compare diagrams

Charles Jencks and Alejandro Zaera-Polo compare diagrams

In his 2016 essay “Well into the 21st Century,” Alejandro Zaera-Polo attempted to define and categorize new forms of practice that have emerged in...
Charles Jencks – Adhocism: The Case for Improvisation

Charles Jencks – Adhocism: The Case for Improvisation

Lecture date: 2013-10-24Adhocism is both a philosophy and a practice of improvisation in design – a bricolage of existing resources.  As such it is...
Charles Jencks, Paul Finch – The Iconic Building: A Transitory or Permanent Condition?

Charles Jencks, Paul Finch – The Iconic Building: A Transitory or Permanent Condition?

Lecture date: 2006-02-23A new type of architecture has emerged in the last ten years, the iconic building. Driven by commercial forces and the need...
Conceptual Architecture Symposium – Part 1 – Bob Maxwell, Will Alsop, Charles Jencks

Conceptual Architecture Symposium – Part 1 – Bob Maxwell, Will Alsop, Charles Jencks

Lecture date: 1975-01-17At ARTNETDay 1 AM - Speakers Will Alsop, Charles JencksSummarized trasncription:BOB MAXWELL: Can architecture be considered a form of art? If so, it...
Colin Rowe – In Conversation with Charles Jencks

Colin Rowe – In Conversation with Charles Jencks

Lecture date: 1975-01-17 At ARTNET Colin Rowe in conversation with Charles Jencks at the bar at Art Net. source
Charles Jencks – The Fear, Asceticism and Suicide of the Avant-Garde

Charles Jencks – The Fear, Asceticism and Suicide of the Avant-Garde

Lecture date: 1976-12-18Part of the Salon Christmas Lecture Series featuring Dalibor Vesely, Robert Maxwell, Peter Cook, Rem Koolhaas, Colin Rowe, Charles Jencks.source
Charles Jencks on the Maggie’s Centres – The Architecture of Hope

Charles Jencks on the Maggie’s Centres – The Architecture of Hope

Lecture date: 2010-04-19The lecture focuses on Maggie’s Centres, cancer care centres that offer a fresh approach to both architecture and health. The centres are...
FAT in conversation with Charles Jencks

FAT in conversation with Charles Jencks

Lecture date: 2011-10-31Launch of AD, jointly edited by FAT and Charles JencksRadical Post-Modernism, edited by Charles Jencks and FAT (Sean Griffiths, Charles Holland and...