Harvard GSD announces Spring 2021 public program

Harvard GSD continues its series of virtual public lectures for the Spring 2021 semester, inviting designers and other curious viewers from around the world to join the school’s dialogue. This spring program offers topical observations, as well as launches of two new Harvard GSD publications: its redesigned Harvard Design Magazine, as well as the to-be-revealed student-run journal Pairs.

All programs will take place virtually, are free and open to the public, and require registration, and all times are listed in United States Eastern Time (ET). Please visit Harvard GSD’s events calendar for more information, including registration details.

Live captioning will be provided for all programs. To request other accessibility accommodations, please contact the Public Programs Office at [email protected].

Kate Thomas, “Lesbian Arcadia: Desire and Design in the Fin-de-Siècle Garden”
February 18, 7:30pm

Senior Loeb Scholar Lecture: Walter Hood
February 23, 7:30pm

Wolff Architects
March 1, 12pm

Introducing Pairs 01: Giovanna Borasi in Conversation with the Founding Editors
March 2, 7:30pm

Daniel Urban Kiley Lecture: Julie Bargmann, “Modesty”
March 4, 7:30pm

Thaisa Way with Ed Eigen and Raffaella Fabiani Giannetto, “Think Like a Historian, Imagine Like a Designer: A Conversation on Landscape History and Design Education”
March 5, 12pm

International Womxn’s Week Keynote Address
March 9, 7:30pm

Catherine Seavitt Nordenson, “The Miasmist: George E. Waring, Jr. and Landscapes of Public Health”
March 11, 7:30pm

“Mayors Imagining the Just City”
March 12, 1pm

Harvard Design Magazine reveals “Harvard Design Magazine #48: America”
March 23, 7:30pm

Marc Angélil and Charlotte Malterre-Barthes, “Migrant Marseille: Architectures of Social Segregation and Urban Inclusivity”
March 29, 12pm

Rouse Visiting Artist Lecture: Zoe Leonard
April 1, 12pm

Andrew Freear, Faranak Miraftab, and Todd Okolichany, “Small Town Urbanism in the 21st Century”
April 5, 12pm

Black Radical Space: The Black School and Bryan C. Lee, Jr. in Conversation
April 6, 7:30pm

Rebecca Choi, “White Man’s Got a God Complex”
April 7, 12pm

H ARQUITECTES, “Where the Invisible Becomes Visible”
April 12, 12pm

Cecilia Puga
April 20, 7:30pm

Achille Mbembe in Conversation with Joshua Comaroff and John May
*Date to be Announced*