Public Program: Global Issues in Design and Visuality in the 21st Century: Culture

Global Issues in Design and Visuality in the 21st Century: Culture

Fall 2011

Tuesdays, 6:00 pm

Tishman Auditorium, 66 West 12th Street

 

Instructor:

Susan Yelavich, Assistant Professor, School of Art and Design History and Theory, Parsons The New School for Design

 

This lecture series is free and open to the community.

 

August 30

Introduction to Global Issues: Culture as State and State of Mind

Susan Yelavich, Assistant Professor, School of Art and Design History and Theory, Parsons The New School for Design

 

September 6

Capacities of Design and Culture

Clive Dilnot, Professor of Design Studies, School of Art and Design History and Theory, Parsons The New School for Design

 

September 13

The Transnational Artist

Do Ho Suh, artist

 

September 20

Border Urbanism: Strategies of Surveillance, Tactics of Encroachment

Teddy Cruz, principal, Estudio Teddy Cruz; Artist in Public Culture/Urban Space, Visual Arts Department, U.C. San Diego

 

September 27

Unmapping

Sean Donahue, faculty, Art Center College of Design; Principal, Research Centered Design

 

October 4

Design Away

Cameron Tonkinwise, Associate Dean for Sustainability, Parsons The New School for Design

 

October 11

X’s and O’s

Blair Satterfield and Marc Swackhamer, architects, HouMinn Practice

 

October 18

Photographs of an Expanding Urbanism and its Costs

Sze Tsung Leong, artist

 

October 25

Practice is a Global Concern

Sarah Teasley, Tutor, Royal College of Art, London

 

November 1

Fashion Hacking

Otto von Busch, Assistant Professor of Integrated Design, SCE, Parsons

 

November 8

Film, Examined Life,” directed by Astra Taylor

 

November 15

Designing Time (Lecture in Great Hall, Cooper Union)

Anna Barbara, Professor of Architecture, Politecnico di Milano

 

November 29

The Social App Lab, UC Berkeley

James Holston, Professor of Anthropology, University of California, Berkeley

 

December 6

Petrified Curtains, Animate Architextiles

Susan Yelavich, Assistant Professor, Parsons

 

December 13

Student Propositions for New York City Blocks

Clive Dilnot, Professor of Design Studies, Parsons; Susan Yelavich, Assistant Professor, Parsons The New School for Design

 

Photo credit: Alex Maclean, Landslides Aerial Photography

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