PennDesign 2012 Spring Lecture Series

Courtesy of University of School of Design

Just last month, University of Pennsylvania’s School of Design announced their lecture series for Spring 2012. All lectures are held at 6PM in Meyerson Hall and free and open to the public unless otherwise noted with continuing education credits available. The series began on January 17th and concludes on April 28th. More information on the upcoming events after the break.

Saturday, February 11
Symposium: Architectures of the Text: An Inquiry into the Hypnerotomachia Poliphili
10AM – 6:30PM, Meyerson Conference Room, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library, 2nd floor

Monday, February 13
ADRIAAN GEUZE
Landscape Architect, West 8, The Netherlands
“Re-Frame” The Annual Ian L. McHarg Lecture

Thursday, February 16
Visual Studies Lecture:
ORKAN TELHAN
Assistant Professor of Fine Arts & Emerging Design Practices
University of Pennsylvania School of Design
5pm, Annenberg Center, Room 111
Sponsor: Penn Visual Studies, School of Arts and Sciences

Thursday, February 23
PAULA SCHER
Designer, Pentagram
Spiegel Resident
5:30 pm, B1 Meyerson
Co-sponsor: Spiegel

Monday, February 27
ENRIQUE PEÑALOSA
Former Mayor of Bogotá

Wednesday, February 29
VIA: DIRT Launch

Thursday, March 1
NOT VITAL
Visiting Artist
6:30 pm, ICA Auditorium
Co-Sponsor: ICA

Monday, March 12
TIMOTHY BEATLEY
Teresa Heinz Professor of Sustainable Communities, School of Architecture, University of Virginia

Thursday, March 15
NEIL PORTER
Principal, Gustafson Porter

Monday, March 19
MARION WEISS/MICHAEL MANFREDI
Graham Chair Professor of Architecture, PennDesign
Principals, Weiss/Mandredi
KENNETH FRAMPTON
Ware Professor of Architecture, Columbia University
BARRY BERGDOLL
Philip Johnson Chief Curator of Architecture and Design, MOMA
6:30pm, Meyerson Hall, B1
Sponsor: Kohn Pedersen Fox Lecture Fund

Wednesday, March 21
CHRISTINA CAMERON
Professor, Canada Research Chair on Built Heritage
Ecole d’Architecture, Universite de Montreal

Monday, March 26
Integrated Product Design Lecture:
BILL MOGGRIDGE
Director, Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum
Sponsor: Lisa Roberts and David Seltzer/ Integrated Product Design Lecture Series

Wed, Mar 28
MATTHEW DAY JACKSON
Visiting Artist
6:30pm, Institute for Contemporary Art Thursday, Mar 29

JOHN OCHSENDORF
Associate Professor, MIT

Tuesday, April 3
WITOLD RYBCZYNSKI & MOSHE SAFDIE
Meyerson Professor of Urbanism/Principle, Safdie Architects

Thursday, April 5
MOYRA DAVEY
Visiting Artist
6:30pm, ICA Auditorium

Monday, April 9
IN THE TERRAIN OF WATER II
2-7pm, Meyerson Hall, Upper and Lower Galleries

Tuesday, April 10
PHILIPPE RAHM
Philippe Rahm Architects
6:30pm, Meyerson Galleries
Co-Sponsor: Ewing Cole Lecture Fund

Wednesday, April 11
DAVID N. FIXLER
Principal, Design + Preservation, EYP/AE Inc.

Thursday, April 12
URBANIZED: Film Screening & Conversation
RICKY BURDETT
Professor of Urban Studies
Director, LSE Cities and Urban Age
Global Distinguished Professor, New York University
JAMES CORNER
Professor and Chair of Landscape Architecture, PennDesign
Principal, James Corner Field Operations
GARY HUSTWIT
Director and Producer, “Urbanized”
Co-Sponsor: Penn Institute for Urban Research, Cinema Studies

Wednesday, April 18
YVONNE FARRELL & SHELLEY MCNAMARA
Directors, Grafton Architects
6:30pm, Meyerson Galleries
Co-sponosor: Turner Lecture Fund

Thursday, April 19
KRZYSZTOF WODICZKO
Visiting Artist
5pm, ICA

Friday-Saturday, April 27-28
CONSERVING THE CITY
Friday evening/all day Saturday

For more information, please visit here.

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