Parsons to Host Michael Graves Symposium November 22


Michael Graves, Fargo Moorehead. Image: Michael Graves Architecture and Design


On November 22, Parsons will host a symposium organized by the Architectural League of New York in honor of architect Michael Graves.  The symposium, Past as Prologue, honors Graves’ fiftieth anniversary in practice. Opening with an overview of his work and design career by Francisco Sanin, and closing with a discussion among Michael Graves, Peter Eisenman, and Adele Chatfield-Taylor, the symposium will include sessions focusing on three areas profoundly influenced by Graves: architectural pedagogy, drawing, and the design of objects. Other speakers include: Glenn Adamson, Adele Chatfield-Taylor, Peter Eisenman, Paul Goldberger, Michael Graves, Steven Holl, Ron Johnson, Dean Kamen, David Mohney, Nicholas Olsberg, Monica Ponce de Leon, Mary-Ann Ray, Francisco Sanin, Karen Stein, Joel Towers, Billie Tsien, Paul Goldberger,and Anthony Vidler. (Source: Architectural League of New York)

Saturday, November 22nd, 2014
9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Tishman Auditorium
The New School
63 Fifth Avenue, Room U100