Oct 9th 2015

CLOUD TALK: Ciro Najle on the Singular out of the Generic

Ciro Najle, dean of the Universidad Torcuato Di Tella School of Architecture, delivered a Cloud Talk on the Singular out of the Generic on Fri., Oct. 9 @ 2:00 p.m. in S. R. Crown Hall.

Ciro Najle is the dean of the Universidad Torcuato Di Tella School of Architecture and Urban Studies and Design Critic at Harvard University’s GSD. He was the cofounder and director of the Landscape Urbanism Graduate Design and Diploma Master at the Architectural Association, and has taught at Columbia University, Cornell University, the Berlage Institute, the UTFSM Valparaiso, and the Universidad de Buenos Aires. He is director of General Design Bureau, an architectural office and research laboratory in Buenos Aires. His work has been exhibited at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Denver; the Prague Biennale of Art; and the Beijing Biennale of Architecture, where he was curator of the London Pavilion. His work has been published in Quaderns, After the Sprawl, Oris, UR, Plot, Summa, and the 2G Monographs on FOA and MGM. His is coeditor of the books Tokyo Bay Experiment and Landscape Urbanism, with Mohsen Mostafavi, and is currently working on Material Discipline (Princeton Architectural Press), and The Generic Sublime (Harvard University’s GSD).