Public lecture by Bernard Tschumi

Experience the Swiss architect icon 18 May 2017

You have the unique opportunity to hear one of the heavyweights in international architecture when we invite all interested to a public lecture with Bernard Tschumi.

When: 18 May 2017, 19.00 – 20.30
Where: Aarhus School of Architecture, Main Auditorium, Nørreport 22, 8000 Aarhus C.

The lecture is free, no registration needed.


Bernard Tschumi. Photo credit: Martin Mai.

About Bernard Tschumi

Bernard Tschumi is an architect based in New York and Paris. First known as a theorist, he exhibited and published The Manhattan Transcripts and wrote Architecture and Disjunction, a series of theoretical essays.

Major built works include the Parc de la Villette, the New Acropolis Museum, Le Fresnoy Center for the Contemporary Arts, MuséoParc Alésia and the Paris Zoo.

He was the Dean of the Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservations of Columbia University in New York from 1988-2003.

His most recent book, Architecture Concepts: Red is Not a Color, is a comprehensive collection of his conceptual and built projects.

His drawings and models are in the collections of several major museums, including MoMA in New York and the Centre Pompidou in Paris.