Five College Consortium

Five College Architectural Studies


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Tilting at Windmills: David Dillon Memorial Lecture

Tue, Oct 24 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Location: 
Design Building 170

Tau Tavengwa is the founder and co-editor of Cityscapes Magazine, a biannual print magazine and convening focused on exploring and understanding cities in Africa, Latin America, and South Asia from the perspective of the wide array of actors that include academics, policymakers, artists, photographers, architects, and activists. 

Campus: 
UMass Amherst
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Architecture Made Otherwise

Thu, Nov 16 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Location: 
Design Building 170

Dr. David Leatherbarrow supervises research and directs the PhD program. He has taught theory and design at the Polytechnic of Central London and Cambridge University, England, and maintains a private practice with Lauren Leatherbarrow. Dr. Leatherbarrow was the recipient of the Visiting Scholar Fellowship from the Canadian Center of Architecture (1997-98). Books include: Topographical Stories, Surface Architecture (with Mohsen Mostafavi), Uncommon Ground, Roots of Architectural Invention, On Weathering: The Life of Buildings in Time, and Masterpieces of Architectural Drawing. He conducts research on history and theory of architecture and the city.

Campus: 
UMass Amherst
Directions and parking info: 
Free parking is available from 5 in the two lots at the back of the building and/or public transportation will bring you to the front door.
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