Bauhaus Exhibition Tour with Ines Weizman
Date: Monday 9 December 2019
Venue: RIBA, 66 Portland Place, London, W1B 1AD
Join us for a members’ tour of RIBA exhibitions Beyond Bauhaus - Modernism in Britain 1933–66 and László Moholy-Nagy in Britain: Between the New Vision and the New Bauhaus.
The tour will be led by Ines Weizman, director of the Bauhaus Institute for the History and Theory of Architecture and Planning and a professor of architectural theory at the Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, as well as Pete Collard, curator at the RIBA.
Meet in the entrance foyer of RIBA, 66 Portland Place, London, W1B 1AD at 5.55pm.
Ines Weizman is director of the Bauhaus Institute for the History and Theory of Architecture and Planning and a professor of architectural theory at the Bauhaus-Universität Weimar. She is founding director of the Centre for Documentary Architecture (CDA). In 2014, her edited book Architecture and the Paradox of Dissidence was published by Routledge. The book Before and After: Documenting the Architecture of Disaster, co-written with Eyal Weizman, was published in the same year by Strelka Press. Her latest book Dust & Data. Traces of the Bauhaus across 100 Years was published in 2019 with Spector Books. The installation ‘Repeat Yourself': Loos, Law and the Culture of the Copy was shown at the Venice Architecture Biennale in 2012, and in 2013 as solo-shows in the Architecture Centre Vienna and the Buell Architecture Gallery at Columbia University, New York. Earlier research and exhibition projects include Celltexts. Books and other works produced in prison (together with Eyal Weizman), first exhibited in Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turino (2008, 2009, 2014, 2015). In 2019 she curated the exhibition of the CDA The Matter of Data: Tracing the Materiality of ‘Bauhaus Modernism’ that was shown at the Bauhaus-Museum Weimar and the Liebling Haus in Tel Aviv.
AA Students go for free - the booking fee will be refunded to students once their attendance at the event is confirmed
Image: RIBA exhibition ‘Beyond Bauhaus’, Edmund Sumner, 2019
All lectures are open to members of the public, staff and students unless otherwise stated.