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Exhibition, 11 July – 6 September 2020

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Hassan Khan: The Keys to the Kingdom

Online Lecture, 9 July 2020, 19:00

Akira Takayama: Richard Wagner meets McDonald's

Online Lecture, 7 July 2020, 19:00

Lecture Series Summer Semester — July 2020

Online Lecture, 2 – 31 July 2020

Chris Speed: Co-Designing with Things

Online Lecture, 2 July 2020, 19:00

André Vida: Chiral Rapture; or, the Ambiguities

Online Lecture, 30 June 2020, 19:00

Cooking Sections: Cases of Confusion

Online Lecture, 2 June 2020, 19:00

Lecture Series Summer Semester — June 2020

Online Lecture, 2 – 30 June 2020

Emilija Škarnulytė: Sunken City

Online Lecture, 21 May 2020, 19:00

Lucy Cotter: Reclaiming Artistic Research

Online Lecture, 19 May 2020, 19:00

Iman Issa: Proxies, with a Life of Their Own

Online Lecture, 5 May 2020, 19:00

Ulrika Karlsson: Interiors after Images

Lecture, 20 February 2020, 19:00

Rundgang 2020

Event, 14 – 16 February 2020

Water Cooler Talks

Event, 14 – 16 February 2020

Rundgang Party 2020

Event, 14 February 2020, 23:00

Melissa Gordon: The Embarrassment of SUCKCESS

Lecture, 5 February 2020, 19:00

Aneta Rostkowska

Lecture, 29 January 2020, 19:00

David Brüll: Bottom-Up Coded Cultures

Lecture, 27 January 2020, 19:00

Oliver Tessmann: Material-Digital

Lecture, 23 January 2020, 19:00

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Catarina and Rita Almada Negreiros: #rethinkingspace_canran

Lecture21 November 2019, 18:15Aula, Städelschule, Dürerstraße 10, 60596 Frankfurt am Main

In this lecture, Catarina and Rita Almada Negreiros will present several projects of their studio, CAN RAN arquitectura. The projects are divided into two large groups: Architectural projects of different scales responding to what it means to "build in the built environment" today – in dense urban contexts with a large historical burden – and, secondly, artistic interventions in public space. The latter comprise of plastic/artistic interventions using tiles, a traditional Portuguese material. The projects will be presented with detailed analyses of given settings in Lisbon and a shared paradigmatic approach that entails seeing the respective projects catalysing change to the respective sites and contexts.

CAN RAN arquitectura and the partnership of the two architects Catarina and Rita Almada Negreiros was founded in 2002. The studio promotes interdisciplinary work between architects, artists and designers and is known for its architectural renovation projects and excellence in using tiles as a transforming element.
Catarina Almada Negreiros (CAN) studied in Lisbon, Venice and at Harvard and holds degrees in architecture, communication and arts. Before starting her own architectural practice, she has been working for MUF: ART/ARCHITECTURE in London. She currently teaches at the Évora University, Architecture Department.
Rita Almada Negreiros (RAN) studied architecture at the Lusíada University of Lisbon and has worked with Wilmotte & Associés, BCQ Arquitectes and Jordi Castel in Paris and Barcelona.

This lecture is part of the series, Master Lectures 2019-20: Portuguese Contemporary Architecture. The series is a collaboration between Städelschule, Deutsches Architekturmuseum and Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences.

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