Docomomo Scotland
Talk: Modernist Legacy in Cambodia and Vietnam
DATE: 6/2/2018
You are invited to a Docomomo Scotland talk by our Treasurer Nick Haynes, an architectural historian, living in Edinburgh. On Tuesday evening, 06 February 2018, Nick will share Modernist impressions of his recent journey through Cambodia and Vietnam. More holiday slideshow than academic lecture, the tour will look at Tradition and Innovationin Modernist architectureand take us to various places in both countries, looking at the fascinating mid-20th century legacy of architectural and urban planning in socialist Southeast Asia. This will, of course, feature the architecture of the Cambodian star architectVann Mollyvann, but also many works by other designers.

The talk will take place at the City of EdinburghMethodist Church,25 Nicolson Square, Edinburgh,EH8 9BX, from 18:15 to 19:15. Tickets can be booked online at Eventbrite: standard ticket 6, concession 3, free but ticketed for Docomomo members.