From the Library: Tim Benton about Jean Badovici, Eileen Gray and Le Corbusier
31 October 2017
Tim Benton (1945) is Professor Emeritus in Architecture. He is a leading researcher in modernism architecture, with Le Corbusier as a special field. His field of research also includes drawing, photography and painting. Benton has published a number of books, including the cinema Le Corbusier Le Grand. He has contributed to exhibitions at the Victoria and Albert Museum; Art Deco and Modernism Designing a new world, and the first retrospective exhibition of Charlotte Perriand in the Pompidou Center, Paris. The lecture of the evening is based on an article for A A Files.
The lecture is held in English.
Villa Stenersen is open 18.00-21.00 this evening. The event is open to everyone.
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