Revisiting the post-CIAM generation: debates, proposals and intellectual framework

The International Conference Revisiting the post-CIAM generation: debates, proposals and intellectual framework will be held on April 11-13, 2019, at the Porto School of Arts (ESAP).
This event in organized in partnership with the research unit EA 1279 Histoire et Critique des Arts of the Université Rennes 2 and the Mapping Architectural Criticism program.
Hélène Jannière, Director and Scientific Coordinator of the program, will deliver a keynote speech entitled 1964. French criticism and its discontents: à propos of a special issue of L’Architecture d’Aujourd’hui.

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News: Biennales d’architecture, l’architecture à la Biennale (de Paris). Questionner les limites disciplinaires

Hélène Jannière, Scientific Coordinator of Mapping Architectural Criticism, and Rute Figueiredo, an Associate Member of the program, alongside Roula Matar-Perret, participated in the latest session of the program 1959-1985, au prisme de la Biennale de Paris, organized by the INHA, in collaboration with the Bibliothèque Kandinsky (Centre Georges Pompidou), the Archives de la critique d’art and the INA. The session took place at the Archives de la Critique d’Art in Rennes on March 19, 2019, and it was entitled Biennales d’architecture, l’architecture à la Biennale (de Paris) : questionner les limites disciplinaires.

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Doctoral symposium: Photographie urbaine. Histoire, enjeux, fonctions de l’image

The doctoral symposium Photographie urbaine: histoire, enjeux, fonctions de l’image will be held at Université Rennes 2 on February 8, 2019.
The symposium forms part of the doctoral seminar in history of architecture organized by Anne-Marie Châtelet (ENSA Strasbourg), Hélène Jannière (Rennes 2), Jean-Baptiste Minnaert (Sorbonne Université).
This scientific meeting is organized by Alessandro Benetti (Université Rennes 2, Politecnico di Milano) and Hélène Jannière (Université Rennes 2).
Antonello Frongia (Università Roma Tre), a historian of photography, will participate in the event as a keynote speaker, presenting the paper A City in the Archive: Walker Evans’s New York, 1927–1934.

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Call for papers: “A great community”: John Ruskin’s Europe

A call for papers has been launched for the international conference ‘A great community’: John Ruskin’s Europe. The event will be held at Ca’ Foscari University, in Venice, on October 7-9 2019.
The organizing team includes Emma Sdegno and Martina Frank (Ca’ Foscari University, Venice), Pierre-Henry Frangne (Université Rennes 2) and Myriam Pilutti Namer (Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa). 

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