Columbus Conversation with Special Guest Theodore Prudon
Friday, May 16, 2014 from 6-8pm
at the IU Center for Art+Design
You’re invited to this public lecture on the preservation of modernism and the role of Docomomo-US. The public is invited to hear Prudon share his experiences managing preservation challenges in the 21st century.
Theodore H.M. Prudon, PhD and FAIA has degrees from the University of Delft in the Netherlands and Columbia University. He is the current President of DOCOMOMO-US.
DOCOMOMO-US is the United States chapter of Docomomo International, a non-profit organization dedicated to the documentation and conservation of buildings, sites and neighborhoods of the modern movement for nearly 25 years. Docomomo stands for the documentation and conservation of buildings, sites and neighborhoods of the modern movement.
Harry Weese Creative Syncretism Exhibition:
The Early Architectural Works of Harry Weese
April 4 — June 28, 2014
This exhibition in Columbus celebrates Weese’s architecture.
Columbus provides the perfect venue for the workshop because this small Midwestern town contains a high concentration of Weese's early works in close proximity to buildings by his teacher and mentor Eliel Saarinen and his son Eero.