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Lina Bo Bardi: Material Ideologies Conference
March 30, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Lina Bo Bardi: Material Ideologies presents new perspectives on Bardi as an architect, designer, writer, and activist, among many other things, to engage recent interest and discourse surrounding her work. Whether tectonic or conceptual, social and political agendas are latent in Bardi’s architectural materials, a theme that informs each conference panel: from her application of concrete, to the implementation of nature in schemes, and her reuse of vernacular materials.
Organized by Women in Design and Architecture (WDA) at Princeton University School of Architecture, this annual conference celebrates the work and legacy of a pivotal female architect or designer with contributions from international historians and scholars, in addition to artists and curators.
10am: Introduction to Lina Bo Bardi: Material Ideologies
Dean Mónica Ponce de León
10:15am: Keynote Presentation
11am: Concrete Brut Panel
Discussion moderated by Martín Cobas
12:45pm: Keynote Presentation
Zeuler R. Lima, Ph.D.
1:30pm: Natura Panel
Silvana Barbosa Rubino
Discussion moderated by Bruno Carvalho
2:30pm: Material Re-Use Panel
Isaac Julien + Rafaela Mendes Ferreira
Discussion moderated by Silvia Perea
3:15pm: Keynote Presentation
Conference made possible by the Jean Labatut Memorial Lectures in Architecture and Urban Planning Fund and the Program in Latin American Studies at Princeton University.