The wonders of Brasilia: lecture tonight

Apologies for the very very late notice … but tonight the always charming Daniele Abreu e Lima will be giving a lecture on Brasilia. Read the rest of this entry »

Posted on 22nd October 2009
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Video of the Week XXXII: site specific mini-series III

This last look at Ernesto Neto presents his well-known “LĂ©viathan Thot” PanthĂ©on, Paris (2006).

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Posted on 22nd September 2009
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Video of the Week XXXI: site specific mini-series II

To continue this mini-film festival on Brazilian artist Ernesto Neto is a film of a recent work in New York.

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Posted on 15th September 2009
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Video of the Week XXX: site specific mini-series I

This week’s video is the first of a series of three on Ernesto Neto (1964-), one of Brazil’s best known contemporary artists. Much of his work is site specific and architecturally innovative.

They are increasingly large, immersive, biomorphic and at times spatially hungry works which encourage audience engagement. Read the rest of this entry »

Posted on 10th September 2009
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Public Lecture : Roberto Segre

What: New Trends in Contemporary Latin American Architecture presented by visiting Professor Roberto Segre

Where: VUW School of Architecture, LT1 (Vivien Street)

When: Wednesday July 8 (5.30pm drinks) 6-8pm lecture

RSVP: k.adams@vuw.ac.nz

Posted on 7th July 2009
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