Executive director and chief curator of Storefront for Art and Architecture Eva Franch i Gilabert discusses the need for contemporary forms of radical practice in a world dominated by consumer culture, user experience oriented interfaces and disarticulated expertise.
lecture: Eva FRANCH i GILABERT, “Corporate Avant Garde and the Return of Disruption.”
6.30 p.m. / School of Visual Arts
136 West 21st Street, 2nd floor
New York, NY 10011
Franch has lectured internationally on art, architecture and the importance of alternative practices in the construction and understanding of public life. She is an architect, researcher, curator, teacher and the founder of the Office of Architectural Affairs (OOAA). At Storefront her most recent projects include exhibitions such as “POP: Protocols, Obsessions, Positions,” the launch of the Storefront International Series, commissioning major design projects such as the Speechbuster and developing a new publications series in partnership with Lars Müller Publishers.
Presented by the School of Visual Arts, MFA Design Criticism Department.