Topic Art Practices

Among the remarkable developments in contemporary culture has been the convergence of practices that once unambiguously belonged to art or design but which today happily share methods, means, and concerns.

Thesis

Cryosphere

by Keith Hartwig (MDes '19) This project will reveal the entanglement of cold-producing technologies and…

Thesis

Spring 2018

exhibition

Inside Architecture

Organized by artist Luisa Lambri, with Mark Lee, Chair of the Department of Architecture and Professor in Practice of Architecture. Based on a workshop conducted by artist Luisa Lambri in January 2018, this exhibition features students' photographs of the interior of Harvard University's Carpenter Center designed by Le Corbusier. The project…

exhibition dates: AUG 31 – OCT 14, 2018

Mark Lee, Contributor

exhibition

Names, Things, Cities: Divine Comedy

Nomi, Cose, Città. Divina Commedia.   The exhibition deconstructs the Divina Commedia in singular elements that are part of specific categories, and creates a visual archive of one of the most famous long narrative poems in the world. Every illustrated image refers to main characters as well as objects, atmospheric agents,…

exhibition dates: AUG 28 – OCT 14, 2018

Francesca Benedetto, Curator

Lecture

Open House Lecture: Irma Boom

Irma Boom is an Amsterdam-based graphic designer who specializes in making books. After…

Public Lecture Series

Lecture

Nov 1, 2018

06:30PM08:00PM

GSD, Gund Hall Piper Auditorium

Lecture

Free and open to the public

exhibition

Urban Intermedia: City, Archive, Narrative

“Urban Intermedia: City, Archive, Narrative,” the culmination of a four-year investigation funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, argues that the complexity of contemporary urban societies and environments makes communication and collaboration across professional boundaries and academic disciplines essential. Four research projects, focused respectively on…

exhibition dates: AUG 27 – OCT 14, 2018

Eve Blau and Robert Pietrusko, Curators