Event

After the Rain: Theory and Design in Post-Atomic Europe, 1968-1978

The Essex Lectures in Art History

  • Mon 10 Jun 19

    15:00 - 17:00

  • Colchester Campus

    EBS 2.50

  • Event speaker

    Professor Anthony Vidler, The Cooper Union, New York

  • Event type

    Lectures, talks and seminars
    The Essex Lectures in Art History

  • Event organiser

    Philosophy and Art History, School of

  • Contact details

    Dr Caspar pearson
    01206 872076

In this first talk of a two day event, Professor Anthony Vidler will be speaking on subject of architecture and design in Europe in the atomic age.

Professor Anthony Vidler will be in conversation with Professor Dawn Ades. They will discuss some of the themes of Professor Vidler’s work, with particular reference to surrealism and the 1978b exhibition Dada and Surrealism Reviewed.

Professor Vidler is a Professor at the Irwin S. Chanin School of Architecture at The Cooper Union. He is an architectural historian and critic.

Professor Dawn Ades is a Fellow of the British Academy, a former trustee of Tate and Professor of the History of Art at the Royal Academy.

This event is free and all are welcome to attend.