Exhibition: The Other Architect
10th April 2016, The Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal, Canada
"The Canadian Centre for Architecture (CCA) presents The Other Architect, an exhibition that emphasizes architecture´s potential to identify the urgent issues of our time. On display are twenty-three case studies dating from the 1960´s to today that illustrate how international and often multidisciplinary groups invented and adopted new methods outside of traditional design practices. The Other Architect is on view in the CCA´s main galleries from 28 October 2015 through 10 April 2016.
The various groups sought to expand the role and responsibility of architects in society by working outside of traditional design practices and pursuing collaborative strategies, new tools and experimental attitudes. Their ingenuity showed the ability of architecture to shape the contemporary cultural agenda, a lesson that remains critically relevant today. [...]"
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