Event: Michael Graves to lecture at Notre Dame

Image provided by MICHAEL GRAVES & ASSOCIATES

If you’re in the South Bend, , area, mark your calendars! A week from today, the famed architect and designer Michael Graves will present his lecture “A Grand Tour” at the . The lecture will recount his journey, once considered obligatory for a young architect, exploring the great monuments of Europe. As a recipient of the prestigious Prix de Rome, Graves traveled through Italy, Greece, Turkey, Spain, England, Germany, and France, studying and recording the masterworks of both ancient and modern architecture.

This year, the University of Notre Dame awarded Graves with the Richard H. Driehaus Prize, honoring his lifetime contributions to classical and traditional architecture in the modern world. Read all about his nomination here and watch an exclusive ArchDaily interview with the legend here.

Transpo’s Emil ‘Lucky’ Reznik Administration, Maintenance & Operations Facility / RNL Design

© James Steinkamp

Architects: RNL Design
Associate Architects: Forum Architects, Maintenance Design Group
Location: South Bend, ,
Client: South Bend Public Transportation Corporation (TRANSPO)
Project Year: 2010
Project Area: 164,200 sqf
Photographs: James Steinkamp, Ken Paul