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Hernan Diaz Alonso Making And Meaning-clip_5015
Hernan Diaz Alonso begins with a discussion of the word "void" and its importance in his work. For him, void relates to the...
Juan Azulay Matter Management Architecture...
Juan Azulay is the director of the Los Angeles-based firm MM Matter Management discusses his work in architecture, media arts,...
Juan Azulay Matter Management Architecture...
Juan Azulay reads a statement accompanied by a scene from David Cronenberg's 1988 feature Dead Ringers.
Juan Azulay Matter Management Architecture Biomedia
Juan Azulay is the director of the Los Angeles-based firm MM Matter Management discusses his work in architecture, media arts,...
Stephen Slaughter From Phat To Watts
Stephen Slaughter reviews his influences and his belief in abstraction, in outlining his goals. He stresses that success depends...
Tom Farrage Architectural Implements And...
Farrage discusses the incorporation of envelopes into his projects, as well as artwork and furniture. He shows samples of his...
Raimund Abraham
Robert Mangurian introduces Raimund Abraham discussing Abraham's history and accomplishments while emphasizing Abraham's drawing....
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Olivier Touraine introduces the lecture as the last of the Butterfly series. He recounts his experience working for Jean...

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Hernan Diaz Alonso begins with a discussion of the word “void” and its importance in his work. For him, void relates to the autonomy of architecture. The architecture begins with internal logic, and site and contextual connections are secondary. He lists a set of principles that run through his work, including contamination, the grotesque, and affect/arousal. He discusses his P. S. 1 project and its relationship to cinema and narrative.


Juan Azulay Matter Management Architecture Biomedia

October 8, 2010 |
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Juan Azulay is the director of the Los Angeles-based firm MM Matter Management discusses his work in architecture, media arts, film and urbanism.

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Juan Azulay Matter Management Architecture...
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Juan Azulay is the director of the Los Angeles-based firm MM Matter Management discusses his work in architecture, media arts,...
Juan Azulay Matter Management Architecture...
Juan Azulay Matter Management Architecture Biomedia-clip_4047
Juan Azulay reads a statement accompanied by a scene from David Cronenberg's 1988 feature Dead Ringers.

Stephen Slaughter From Phat To Watts

March 26, 2010 | Video Lecturer:
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Stephen Slaughter reviews his influences and his belief in abstraction, in outlining his goals. He stresses that success depends on teamwork, discussing how this relates to his entry for low-income housing competition. Slaughter discusses a studio he taught in which students created shelters at the Burning Man festival. He describes the renovation of a house that represents the culture of the occupants and the history of the site. He presents a video that offers an African-American history of Watts and its culture. Slaughter discusses his engagement in the community and activist aspirations. He talks about his passion for an expressive facade, showing the completed house renovation. The house incorporates the abstract representation of heritage Slaughter sought to achieve.

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Stephen Slaughter reviews his influences and his belief in abstraction, in outlining his goals. He stresses that success depends...
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Stephen Slaughter From Phat To Watts-clip_4663
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Stephen Slaughter discusses a studio he taught in which students created shelters at the Burning Man festival. He describes the...
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Stephen Slaughter From Phat To Watts-clip_4665
Stephen Slaughter discusses his engagement in the community and activist aspirations. He talks about his passion for an...

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Farrage discusses the incorporation of envelopes into his projects, as well as artwork and furniture. He shows samples of his work for the film industry. He discusses his project to serve as a social device for self-serve restaurants. He describes his collaboration with Patrick Tighe and Thom Mayne.


Raimund Abraham

October 20, 2004 | Video Lecturer:
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Robert Mangurian introduces Raimund Abraham discussing Abraham’s history and accomplishments while emphasizing Abraham’s drawing. Abraham reflects on drawing and argues that ultimately architecture can be made with only a pencil, paper, and a desire to make architecture. Abraham shows slides of his work including drawings and installations during the sixties, his home in Mexico, the Austrian Cultural Forum New York, and his work in China.