Writing in the Present Tense: Grantee Edward Dimendberg will discuss his new book ‘Diller Scofidio + Renfro: Architecture After Images'
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 6:00 PM
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Architecture and film scholar Edward Dimendberg discusses his Graham-funded bookDiller Scofidio + Renfro: Architecture after Images (University of Chicago Press, 2013), the first full-length critical chronological monograph on the work of the New York-based architecture studio known for its integration of visual art, multimedia, and performance into its buildings and urban projects. Book signing and reception to follow the presentation.
Edward Dimendberg is professor of film and media studies, visual studies, and European languages and studies at the University of California, Irvine and the principal of Dimendberg Consulting LLC. He is the author of Film Noir and the Spaces of Modernity(2004), also supported by the Graham Foundation, and the co-editor of The Weimar Republic Sourcebook (1994).
Image: Institute of Contemporary Art Boston by Diller Scofidio + Renfro. Photograph by Nic Lehoux.
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Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts
Founded in 1956, the Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts makes project-based grants to individuals and organizations and produces public programs to foster the development and exchange of diverse and challenging ideas about architecture and its role in the arts, culture, and society.