9 March, 5 April, 3 May 2022 | ETH Zürich, Hönggerberg, HIT 31.1.
In the context of our ongoing Research Studio on Zürich’s Material Commons a series of public guest lectures will be organized. These lectures will deal with materiality in architectural history, methodological perspectives to understand materiality in the built realm, and historical and contemporary practices of reuse in architecture.
Tête-à-tête 1: Wednesday 9 March, 13:00-14:30
Ákos Moravánszky (ETH Zürich)
an encompassing perspective on materiality in architectural history
Tête-à-tête 2: Tuesday 5 April, 10:00-12:00
Katie Lloyd Thomas/Will Thomson (Newcastle University) + Susan E. Reid (Durham University)
on methods to engage with materiality in architectural history
Tête-à-tête 3: Tuesday 3 May, 15:00-17:00
Hans-Rudolf Meier (Bauhaus-Universität Weimar) + Martha H. Wisniewska (Cornell AAP)
on reuse of materials, both historical and contemporary
Institute of the History and Theory of Architecture (gta)
Chair of History and Theory of Urban Design, Prof. Dr. Tom Avermaete