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Geo-Architecture Lecture - Hashim Sarkis: Cancelled

Harvard Graduate School of Design

Tonight's lecture cancelled - flights from Boston to Chicago are grounded due to severe weather.  

6:00pm • Wed, Apr 17, 2013
Illinois Institute of Technology
Wishnick Hall, 3255 South Dearborn


Hashim Sarkis
 is the Aga Khan Professor of Landscape Architecture and Urbanism in Muslim Societies at the Harvard Graduate School of Design (GSD).  Sarkis is a practicing architect between Cambridge and Lebanon.  He is author of several books and articles including Circa 1958: Lebanon in the Pictures and Plans of Constantinos Doxiadis (Beirut: Dar Annahar, 2003), editor of CASE: Le Corbusier’s Venice Hospital (Munich: Prestel, 2001), co-editor with Peter G. Rowe of Projecting Beirut (Munich: Prestel, 1998), and executive editor of the CASE publication series (GSD/Prestel). From 2002-2005 he was also Director of the Master of Design Studies Program (MDes) and the Doctorate of Design (DDes) program. He received his BArch and BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design, his MArch from the GSD, and his PhD in architecture from Harvard University.

This lecture is part of the Chicago Expander at Archeworks program directed by Iker Gil and Antonio Petrov.

Cosponsored by the Society of Architectural Historians