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Lecture: Reinhold Martin, P+ARG Conference Keynote

February 5, 2016 at 6:00 pm

Lecture: Reinhold Martin, 2016 P+ARG Conference Keynote

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Reinhold Martin is Professor of Architecture in the Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation at Columbia University, where he directs the Temple Hoyne Buell Center for the Study of American Architecture. Martin is a member of Columbia’s Committee on Global Thought and was a founding co-editor of the journal Grey Room. His books include The Organizational Complex: Architecture, Media, and Corporate Space (MIT Press, 2003), Utopia’s Ghost: Architecture and Postmodernism, Again (Minnesota, 2010). Currently, Martin is working on a history of the nineteenth century American university as a media complex and a set of theoretical essays on the contemporary city. The latter is excerpted as an e-book, Mediators: Aesthetics, Politics, and the City, and forthcoming in full as The Urban Apparatus: Mediapolitics and the City (Minnesota, 2016).

Professor Martin is the keynote speaker for the 2016 P+ARG conference.

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Date:
February 5, 2016
Time:
6:00 pm