The Design Observer Group


Posted 09.24.12


Pratt Institute

Fall Lectures and Symposium at Pratt



For a full-size poster, see the Pratt website.

The Pratt Institute School of Architecture has announced its Fall 2012 lecture series, with events on the Pratt campuses in Brooklyn and Manhattan. The lectures are free and open to the public; however, seating priority will be given to current Pratt students. Upcoming events are noted below.

Pratt Brooklyn Lecture Series
All events at 6 pm in Higgins Hall Auditorium, Lafayette Avenue and St. James Place, New York (Clinton and Washington station on the G train).

September 24
Alex Schweder, artist, architect, Cambridge, Berlin
The artist’s installation Roomograph is on view in the Siegel Gallery and can be seen from 7 to 9 pm, after his lecture.

October 15
James Carpenter, sculptor, designer, New York

November 5
Kevin Daly, architect, Los Angeles

November 8
Architecture and Contemporary Urbanism Now Symposium
Panel discussion for the exhibition Designs for North American Cities Now (on view in the Siegel Gallery, beginning October 18), featuring Thom Mayne, UCLA; Michael Chen, Pratt; Winka Dubbeldam, University of Pennsylvania; Toni Griffin, CCNY; Laurie Hawkinson, Columbia University; Jason Lee, Pratt; Chris Perry, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; Dagmar Richter, Pratt.

November 15
Charles Renfro, architect, New York

November 27
Eduardo Souto de Moura, architect, Portugal

Pratt Manhattan Lecture Series
All events at 6:30 pm in Room 213, 144 West 14th Street, New York.

September 27
Arash Yaghoubi, Pavarini McGovern Contracting

October 24
Joe Mizzi, Sciame Construction

For more information, see Pratt news.

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