Sep 14th 2020

Fall 2020 Lectures

The following list of lectures for the fall semester will continue to be updated as new items are added:


2 September
Forward
Emmanuel Pratt, Sweet Water Foundation

16 September
Conversation with Marion Weiss and Michael Manfredi, Co-Founders of Weiss/Manfredi
Zoom Link (Passcode: 920897)

23 September
Closing Cycles: Mexico City
Pedro Camarena, Co-Founder of LAAP Workshop and Professor at Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

30 September
Panel Discussion: Who Do We Serve? Processes and Dynamics
Paola Aguirre, Founder of Borderless; Pedro Rivera and Pedro Évora, Co-Founders of Rua Arquitetos; and Katherine Darnstadt, Founder and Principal Architect at Latent Design

1 October
The Glass House-Evolution of Architectural Photography: A Panel Discussion Sponsored by Farnsworth House
Robin Hill, photographer; Hilary Lewis, Chief Curator & Creative Director, The Glass House; Scott Mehaffey, Executive Director, Farnsworth House; and Professor Michelangelo Sabatino, IIT Architecture
Info and Registration

14 October
Being the Mountain: Conversation and Book Launch with Productora Architects
Presented by the Mies Crown Hall Americas Prize (MCHAP) and IIT Architecture

15 October
Modern in the Middle: Book Launch and Conversation with Professor Michelangelo Sabatino
Presented in partnership with the Chicago Architecture Center, The Mies Society and IIT Architecture

21 October
Conversation with Jeanne Gang, Founding Principal and Partner at Studio Gang

28 October
Panel Discussion: How Do We Work? Methods and Techniques
Mia Lehrer, Founder and President of Studio-MLA; Liz Ogbu, Founder and Principal at Liz Ogbu Design; and Claudia Herasme, Former Director of Urban Design at the New York Department of City Planning
Moderated by Lee Bey, Photographer, Author, and Adjunct Professor at IIT Architecture

4 November
The Victor A. Morgenstern Family Foundation Lecture: Landscapes Of Intimacy
Sandra Barclay and Jean Pierre Crousse, Co-Founders of Barclay and Crousse Architecture

11 November
The MLA+U Annual Peter Schaudt Lecture: Emergent Asian Landscapes
Yifeng Lin, Founder of YIYU Design and Zhongwei Li, Co-Founder of LABd+h

18 November
Panel Discussion: Why Do We Dare? Missions and Visions
IIT Architecture Student Organizations Lecture presented by AIAS, NOMAS, ASLA