CITY COLLEGE OFFERS FALL 2006 ARCHITECTURE LECTURE SERIES
NEW YORK, September 28, 2006 -- The City College of New York's School of Architecture, Urban Design and Landscape Architecture's Fall 2006 lecture series begins 6 p.m. Thursday, September 28. Entitled “Alternate Propositions,” the lectures present six eminent architects renowned internationally for their powerful bodies of work.
The series runs for six consecutive weeks through November 9. Lectures are held in Shepard Hall, Room 95. The City College is located at 138th Street & Convent Avenue in Manhattan. Admission is free, and reservations are not required. For more information call 212-650-7118.
Speakers, dates and topics follow:
September 28: Merrill Elam, Principal, Mack Scogin Merrill Elam Architects, and Visiting Distinguished Professor, CCNY, “Recent Work”
October 5: James Wines, The Pennsylvania State University, “Identity in Density”
October 19: Neil Denari, Neil M. Denari Architects, “Shrink Wrapping Vague Things”
October 26: John M. Johansen, experimental architect, “The New Species of Architecture”
November 2: G. Phillip Smith, Visiting Professor, CCNY, “A Narrative”
November 9: Peter Cook, BartlettSchool of Architecture, University College, London, “Cities: Enjoying the Frayed Edges”