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November 2017

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Brandon Clifford - On the Performance of Architecture in Three Acts – Practice, Perception, and Play

  • Monday, 27 November 2017 - 6:30pm
AAR Lecture Room
Rome

Brandon Clifford is in pursuit of new architectures that are born of ancient, dismissed, and derogatory concepts. He experiments with these abandoned ways of thinking in order to produce new paradigms; in turn, transforming the ways we think about the past and the future. But, this creative method is not predictable. It is full of pivots, dead-ends, and unexpected turns. Clifford will reflect on this ten-year experiment, undoing things we think we already know in favor of unknown potentials.

Brandon Clifford is the Founders Rome Prize Fellow in Architecture and Assistant Professor at the School of Architecture and Planning, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

The event will be held in English. You can watch this event livestreamed at https://livestream.com/aarome

Please note: valid photo ID is required for entry into the American Academy in Rome. Backpacks and luggage with dimensions larger than cm 40 x 35 x 15 (inches 16 x 14 x 6) are not permitted on the property. There are no locker facilities available.