Exhibitions

 

Exhibits

  • Victor Horta and the Story of Art Nouveau

    Many of Brussels’ UNESCO World Heritage List–recognized architectural masterpieces by architect Victor Horta, now on display in Washington, D.C., tell the story of one of the greatest architects of Art Nouveau as well as the story of Art Nouveau itself.

     
  • Maps and Monuments Reinterpreted in Contemporary Art at LACMA

    Artists, architects, and scientists challenge the traditional idea of maps and monuments in a new exhibit at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.

     
  • Enoc Perez's Architectural Portraits

    In Enoc Perez's paintings of buildings, one can see the utopian vision of the architects. Two new bodies of work are now showing at the Corcoran Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C.: Marina Towers and Watergate. Through Feb. 10.

     
  • New York City and the Growth of the Circus

    Strangely enough, the rise of New York City as a cultural capital paralleled the growth of the popularity of the American circus. More than 200 objects and images documenting the big top in the Big Apple are on display at the Bard Graduate Center through Feb. 3.

     
  • The Spotlight Shines Brighter on Latin American Architecture

    A new exhibit at Aedes Berlin presents the best of Chilean architecture from the last 20 years. Through Dec. 2.

     
  • Zaha Hadid's Parametric Installation at SCI-Arc

    A new installation by Zaha Hadid at SCI-Arc tests the relationship between architectural intent, engineering logistics, and fabrication constraints.

     
  • An L.A. Exhibit Finds New Ways that Eero Saarinen Contributed to Design

    Midcentury master Eero Saarinen is known for designing Dulles International Airport, the Tulip Chair, and the Gateway Arch in St. Louis. But the curator of an exhibit at the Architecture and Design Museum finds that he also designed the workflow chart during World War II.

     
  • Peter Eisenman Talks About His Exhibit at Yale

    Architect Peter Eisenman talks to ARCHITECT about his 10 years of research into Andrea Palladio, and how he intends to reinterpret the 16th-century master.

     
  • Frank Furness, Philadelphia's Architect and Mentor to Louis Sullivan

    On the 100th anniversary of his death, architect Frank Furness gets a revival of recognition for designing hundreds of Philadelphia's buildings—and for influencing Louis Sullivan. The Philadelphia Museum of Art hosts an exhibition that focuses on Furness's relationship with his protégée.

     
  • Josef Frank's Revival Highlighted in Chicago Exhibit

    Austrian-born designer Josef Frank helped warm up characteristically cold Modernism with his floral patterns and eclectic designs. A revival of popularity for his patterns results in a new exhibit, 'The Enduring Designs of Josef Frank.'

     
 
 
 

ARCHITECT's Network

Twitter Facebook LinkedIn RSS pinterest