George H. Scanlon Foundation Lecture REDUX.3 by Landscape Architect James Corner at MOCA

The Architecture/Landscape/Interiors Department at OTIS College of Art and Design is pleased to announce the George H. Scanlon Foundation Lecture REDUX.3 by JAMES CORNER


Wednesday    18 February 2015    7:30 PM
Ahmanson Auditorium   limited, open seating starting at 7:00 PM  

at THE MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART, LOS ANGELES

250 SOUTH GRAND AVENUE  LOS ANGELES CA  90012

 

This lecture is free and open to the public.

 

Through the initiative and support of its President, Pat Scanlon, the GEORGE H. SCANLON FOUNDATION has generously funded an annual George H. Scanlon Foundation Lecture since 1998. 
The George H. Scanlon Foundation Lecture REDUX.3 celebrates this enduring and successful 17-year lecture series by featuring JAMES CORNER, who will present and compare the work of james corner field operations between 2002 and 2015.

JAMES CORNER is a registered landscape architect and an urban designer, and founder and director of james corner field operations, where he oversees the production of all design projects in the office. He is also Chair and Professor of Landscape Architecture at the University of Pennsylvania, School of Design. James Corner was educated at Manchester Metropolitan University, England (BA with first class honors) and the University of Pennsylvania (MLA/UD). His work, most notably, has been recognized with the Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt National Design Award (2010); the New York City Arts Commission Award for Excellence in Design (2005); the American Academy of Arts and Letters, Academy Award in Architecture (2004); the Daimler-Chrysler Award for Design Innovation (2000); and the Architectural League of New York Design Award (2000).


Self parking is recommended at the Walt Disney Concert Hall, located 1 block north of the Museum on Grand Avenue. 
Parking is a flat rate of $9/car after 5 PM


This lecture was organized by the ARCHITECTURE/LANDSCAPE/INTERIORS Department at OTIS College of Art and Design, with Linda Pollari, Chair.
For information about the department or lecture call 310.665.6867, email ArchitectureLandscapeInteriors@otis.edu or visit http://www.otis.edu/ali.

Previous George H. Scanlon Foundation Lecturers were: (2014) Elizabeth Diller / DiLLER SCOFIDIO + RENFRO REDUX.2, (2013) Winy Maas / MVRDV REDUX(2012) George Hargreaves Hargreaves Associates, (2011) Jürgen Mayer H. / J. MAYER H. Architects, (2010) Merrill Elam Mack Scoggin Merrill Elam Architects, (2009) Sol Madridejos / SANCHO-MADRIDEJOS, (2008) Nader Tehrani / office dA, (2007) Elias Torres / Martinez Lapeña-Torres Arquitectos, (2006)Matthias Sauerbruch / sauerbruch hutton, (2005) Michiel Riedijk / Neutelings Riedijk Architecten, (2004) Iñaki Abalos / Abalos & Herreros, (2003) Petra Blaisse / INSIDE OUTSIDE, (2002) James Corner / Field Operations, (2000) Dave Hickey / UNLV, (1999) Elizabeth Diller / Diller + Scofidio and (1998) Winy Maas / MVRDV.

 

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The High Line, New York, ©James Corner Field Operations, photograph ©Iwan Baan

February 18, 2015
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George H. Scanlon Foundation Lecture REDUX.3 by Landscape Architect James Corner at MOCA
7:30PM Ahmanson Auditorium at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
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Lectures
George H. Scanlon Foundation Lecture REDUX.3 by Landscape Architect James Corner at MOCA
7:30PM 2015-02-18 19:30 | Ahmanson Auditorium at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
250 South Grand Avenue Los Angeles CA 90012
Open to the Public
This event is free!