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November 10, 2016
November 10, 2016

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Ensamble Studio, Structures of Landscape, Beartooth Portal, Tippet Rise Art Center, Fishtail, Montana. Photo: Iwan Baan, 2016.

In Our Time: A Year of Architecture in a Day
November 12, 2016

The Metropolitan Museum of Art
1000 5th Ave
New York, New York 10028
United States
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"In Our Time: A Year of Architecture in a Day" presents the most exciting and critical design projects of 2016 in a daylong convening organized and hosted by The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Architects, curators, theorists, photographers, and filmmakers construct a global view of contemporary architectural practice.

Panels and presentations
The Grace Rainey Rogers Auditorium

Daniel Brodsky, Chairman, Board of Trustees, The Met

Beatrice Galilee, Daniel Brodsky Associate Curator of Architecture and Design, Department of Modern and Contemporary Art, The Met
Jennifer Mock, Associate Educator, The Met

Panel—Moving Portraits: Representing Architecture
Miranda July
Ila Bêka & Louise Lemoine, Bêka & Lemoine
Jill Magid
Donovan Wylie
Moderator: Mariana Pestana

Projects of the Year, Part 1
Antón García-Abril and Débora Mesa, Ensamble Studio
Emanuel Christ, Christ & Gantenbein
Yves Béhar
Malkit Shoshan
Adriaan Geuze, West 8
Amanda Williams
Ippolito Pestellini Laparelli, OMA
Nelly Ben Hayoun

Film screening—Architecture Stars Pay Tribute to Zaha Hadid
Dezeen and Architizer
3:50 minutes
View the film online at Dezeen.

Projects of the Year, Part 2
Beatriz Colomina and Mark Wigley
Wolfgang Tillmans
Nora Akawi
Bas Princen
Ou Ning
Mimi Hoang, nArchitects
Smiljan Radić

Panel—New York Under Construction: On the Horizon
Dan Barasch and James Ramsey, The Lowline
Deborah Berke, Deborah Berke Partners
Elizabeth Diller, Diller Scofidio + Renfro
Joshua Prince Ramus, REX
Moderator: Julian Rose

Closing remarks
Beatrice Galilee

Bonnie J. Sacerdote Lecture Hall

Space Caviar
34 minutes

In the Robot Skies: A Drone Love Story
Liam Young; written by Tim Maughan
6:34 minutes
Supported by Channel 4 Random Acts, STUK–KU Leuven, BFI

Bêka & Lemoine
31 minutes
© Fondazione Prada. Courtesy of Fondazione Prada, Milano

The Imaginaries of Transformation: Anne Lacaton & Jean-Philippe Vassal and Frédéric Druot
Karine Dana
20 min

The Happy Film
Stefan Sagmeister, Ben Nabors, and Hillman Curtis
95 minutes

Doors open at 10am. This program is free with Museum admission and seating is first come, first served. Space is limited and not guaranteed. 

This program is made possible by Daniel Brodsky and Dr. William Pordy.

Additional support and printed materials provided by Aesop.

Dezeen is the media sponsor for "In Our Time: A Year of Architecture in a Day."

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