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
Abstract & Bio

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
Nasser Rabbat

November 3
What Constitutes Excellence in Islamic Geometric Design?
Historical and Contemporary Best Practice

Eric Broug
Author and educator, UK
Abstract & Bio

November 17
Conflict, Convivencia, and the Life of Buildings
Michele Lamprakos
School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation
University of Maryland-College Park
Abstract & Bio

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