Fall 2014
An Evening With...
Lecture Series & Events

September 22
Global Nomads:
Migration and Cultural Mobility in the Current Profession of Architecture

Asiya Chowdhury
Design Leader
Ian Schrager Company, New York

October 20
6:00 pm in Bathos Theater, MIT

Homecoming after Death:
An Islamic Cemetery in Austria

Bernardo Bader,
Architect & Principal, bernardo bader architekten, Dornbirn, Austria
Eva Grabherr,
Director of the Center for Immigration and Integration, Vorarlberg, Austria
Azra Aksamija, ACT/MIT
Nasser Rabbat, AKPIA/MIT

November 3
What constitutes excellence in Islamic geometric design?
Historical and Contemporary Best Practice

Eric Broug
Author and educator, UK

November 17
Conflict, convivencia, and the life of buildings:
the Mezquita-Catedral of Cordoba

Michele Lamprakos
School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation
University of Maryland-College Park

Unless otherwise indicated, lectures are
on Mondays at 6:00 pm in MIT room 3-133.
Free and open to the public