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Facing the Crisis: Continuity and Change in Global Architecture
Event Date 05/05/2010
Location New York City
Country United States
Description How can the economic crisis motivate creative change for design and construction in the US and Denmark? How can Danish architectural traditons be an inspiration for new ideas in design? Pacticioners from Copenhagen and New York join in dialogue about the past, present, and future. Keynote speech by author, educator, and critic Kenneth Frampton.

Panelists: Thomas Scheel, Vilhelm Lauritzen A/S
Julien De Smedt, JDS Architects
Richard A. Cook, AIA, Partner, Cook + Fox Architects
Jordan Gruzen, FAIA, Partner, Gruzen Samton LLP
Moderated by J.M. Cava, architectural critic

"Facing the Crisis" is based on the newly released book: Global Danish Architecture 4: Crisis & Tradition by Kenneth Frampton, John Cava and Marianne Ibler. Books will be available for purchase at the event, prior to the summertime US release.

When: 6 to 8 p.m.
Where: At The Center for Architecture
536 LaGuardia Place
NY, NY 10012
(212) 683-0023
This event is free, RSVP required.

URL cfa.aiany.org/index.php?section=calendar&evtid=1870