Jeanne at Alliance Francaise

As part of the New French Architecture Series, a companion series to the Symposium on the Arts of France, the Alliance Française de Chicago will host a lecture by Jeanne Gang on the University of Chicago Center in Paris project.

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May 26, 2021
6:00 p.m. CT
Zoom Virtual Broadcast (in English)

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Jeanne is a Professor in Practice at the Harvard Graduate School of Design, her alma mater, where her teaching and research focus on the cultural and environmental aspects of buildings’ reuse. She is the author of three books on architecture, and a monograph of the Studio’s work, Studio Gang: Architecture, will be published this spring. Her work has been exhibited widely, including at the Museum of Modern Art, the International Venice Architecture Biennale, and the Art Institute of Chicago.

A MacArthur Fellow, 2017 William A. Bernoudy Architect in Residence at the American Academy in Rome, and an elected member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, Jeanne has been honored with the Cooper Hewitt National Design Award in Architecture and was named one of 2019’s most influential people in the world by TIME magazine. Further accolades include Architectural Review’s Architect of the Year, the Louis I. Kahn Memorial Award, and the Marcus Prize for Architecture.

University of Chicago Center in Paris, campus designed by Studio Gang

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