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September 26, 2020 @ 12:00 pm

Hybrid Landscapes, A Lecture by Walter Hood

In this lecture the renowned landscape designer and artist Walter Hood, principal of Hood Design Studio in Oakland, California, and professor of architecture at the University of California, Berkeley, will discuss some of his recent innovative projects, including urban spaces, landscape design, and public art. In each of them, past and future matter equally, complicating the ways we understand memory of space and its revitalization in the present. The lens through which he will illuminate his own work is that of postcolonialism, drawing on such influential theorists as W. E. B. Du Bois, W. J. T. Mitchell, and Robert J. C. Young. In doing so, he will emphasize our current critical postcolonial moment, probing how concepts such as hybridity and difference may interrogate the design of public landscapes.

The program will feature live closed captions in English.

The program is free, but registration is required. Register link on the event webpage.

Details

Date:
September 26, 2020
Time:
12:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Website:
https://www.kemperartmuseum.wustl.edu/events/panel-discussions/14114

Venue

Online via Zoom
Zoom link provided prior to event
St. Louis, MO 63031 United States
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Phone:
314-769-9806
Venue Website:
https://www.goodshepherdarts.org

Organizer

Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum
Phone:
314.935.4523
Email:
kemperartmuseum@wustl.edu
Organizer Website:
kemperartmuseum.wustl.edu

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