Adolf Loos - In Search of Space for Modern Life

Online discussion with experts in framework of the exhibition LOOS AND PILSEN: An Exhibition Exploring the Secret of Adolf Loos' Pilsen Interiors Czech Center New York Gallery (Jan 21 - Mar 11, 2021).

Panel 1: Adolf Loos - Between America and Europe

  • Host: Michael Haider (Austrian Cultural Forum)
  • Barry Bergdoll (Columbia University): Loos before Loos: Discovering America in the Wake of the World’s Columbian Exhibition
  • Julia Secklehner (Masaryk University): Adolf Loos, Celebrity: On the Architect’s Popular Reception in Interwar Austria and Czechoslovakia

Panel 2: After Loos - Are We Still Inspired by the Raumplan?

  • Host: Kimberly Elman Zarecor (Iowa State University)
  • Ladislav Jackson (Brno University of Technology): Loos after Loos: What Happened to the Raumplan After 1933?
  • Filip Šenk (Technical University of Liberec): Spatial Thinking and Mood: Notes on the Connection between Loos and Contemporary Architecture

Closing remarks: Christopher Long, The University of Texas at Austin

4 de marzo, 2021, 14:00
Online Event
Czech Center New York and Austrian Cultural Forum
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