Online discussion with experts in framework of the exhibition Adolf Loos and Pilsen. 2PM - 4:30 PM ET, (20:00 - 22:30 CET) on ZOOM, Free, RSVP required The conference will be in English with simultaneous interpretation into Czech.
Panel 1: Adolf Loos - Between America and Europe Host: Michael Haider (Austrian Cultural Forum) Barry Bergdoll (Columbia University): Loos before Loos: Discovering America in the Wake of the World’s Columbian Exhibition Julia Secklehner (Masaryk University): Adolf Loos, Celebrity: On the Architect’s Popular Reception in Interwar Austria and Czechoslovakia
Panel 2: After Loos - Are We Still Inspired by the Raumplan? Host: Kimberly Elman Zarecor (Iowa State University) Ladislav Jackson (Brno University of Technology): Loos after Loos: What Happened to the Raumplan After 1933? Filip Šenk (Technical University of Liberec): Spatial Thinking and Mood: Notes on the Connection between Loos and Contemporary Architecture Closing remarks: Christopher Long, The University of Texas at Austin