Seminars: Architectural History and Theory
20 October - 3 November 2015, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland
DATE: 3/11/2015
"As part of the Architectural History and Theory Seminar of the University of Edinburgh, Dr. Robin Schuldenfrei, Lecturer at the Courtauld Institute of Art, London, will discuss, on 20 October, The Theory and Architecture of the Werkbund Display Window, standardised shopfront windows introduced in Germany during the 1920s. On 03 November, Barry Bergdoll, Professor at Columbia University, New York City, will tell the story of how Frank Lloyd Wright Takes On Chicago.

The free seminars take place every other Wednesday at 5.15pm. Dr. Schuldenfrei´s talk will take place in the University´s Architecture Building, 20 Chambers Street (in room 4.18); Prof. Bergdoll´s presentation will be in the lecture theatre of Adam House, justdown the street at number 3. As part of the Architectural History and Theory Seminar of the University of Edinburgh, Dr. Robin Schuldenfrei, Lecturer at the Courtauld Institute of Art, London, will discuss, on 20 October, The Theory and Architecture of the Werkbund Display Window, standardised shopfront windows introduced in Germany during the 1920s. On 03 November, Barry Bergdoll, Professor at Columbia University, New York City, will tell the story of how Frank Lloyd Wright Takes On Chicago.

The free seminars take place every other Wednesday at 5.15pm. Dr. Schuldenfrei´s talk will take place in the University´s Architecture Building, 20 Chambers Street (in room 4.18); Prof. Bergdoll´s presentation will be in the lecture theatre of Adam House, justdown the street at number 3. [...]

[by Docomomo Scotland]

Image: Robin Schuldenfrei

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