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Ray Kappe
After introductions by SCI-Arc directors Michael Rotondi and Neil Denari, founding director Ray Kappe discusses his body of work...
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SCI-Arc's pedigree is showcased during the introduction of Ray Kappe. Michael Rotondi succeeded Kappe as Director of SCI-Arc, and...

Ray Kappe

September 10, 1997 |
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After introductions by SCI-Arc directors Michael Rotondi and Neil Denari, founding director Ray Kappe discusses his body of work as a continuum. Kappe describes multiple projects, and the architectural principles that he applies to his work. He also talks about why he left Cal Poly and founded The New School, which later became SCI-Arc, and the spirit in which the school was founded.

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SCI-Arc's pedigree is showcased during the introduction of Ray Kappe. Michael Rotondi succeeded Kappe as Director of SCI-Arc, and...
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Ray Kappe describes himself as an empirical learner and architect. Kappe talks about some of his projects, and their performative...
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Ray Kappe concludes his lecture by explaining his architectural principles. He describes that a house should be sympathetic with...

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SCI-Arc’s pedigree is showcased during the introduction of Ray Kappe. Michael Rotondi succeeded Kappe as Director of SCI-Arc, and he introduces the new director, Neil Denari, who in turn, introduces Kappe. Denari mentions projects that influenced Kappe, and describes Kappe’s works in terms of still-vital modernist ideas.