Hear expert speakers reflect on themes and ideas raised by our current exhibition Marc Quinn: Drawn from Life on selected Wednesdays. This week, join Dr Robin Schuldenfrei from the Courtauld Institute of Art, as he discusses architecture and materiality.

Free, just turn up. Meet in the Library-Dining Room. Smile! There may be a camera or filming at this event.

About the speaker

Dr Robin Schuldenfrei is a Lecturer in 20th Century Modernism at The Courtauld Institute of Art, University of London. Her research and teaching focuses on the history and theory of European and American modern architecture and design. She received her PhD from Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design and previously held tenure-track positions at the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin and the University of Illinois at Chicago. She has written widely on modernism as it intersects with theories of the object, architecture and interiors. Her publications include numerous articles and essays and two edited volumes: Atomic Dwelling: Anxiety, Domesticity, and Postwar Architecture (2012) and the co-edited volume Bauhaus Construct: Fashioning Identity, Discourse, and Modernism (2009). Her book, Luxury and Modernism: Architecture and the Object in Germany 1900-1933, is forthcoming from Princeton University Press.

Event Info

05 Jul 2017

13:00 - 13:30