Book launch of Architectural Drawings as Investigating Devices: Architecture’s Changing Scope in the 20th Century

January 22, 2024
Athens
Greece

Address: 14-16 Omirou, 10672 Athens Greece
Contact: Dr. Ing. Marianna Charitonidou
Email: m.charitonidou@icloud.com
Website: https://charitonidou.com/

Amphitheater of Goethe-Institut Athen
14-16 Omirou, 10672 Athens Greece

You are invited to the book launch event of Dr. Ing. Marianna Charitonidou’s book Architectural Drawings as Investigating Devices: Architecture’s Changing Scope in the 20th Century that will take place at the Goethe-Institut Amphitheater in Athens on Monday 22 January 22 at 18:00.

The author of the book Dr. Ing. Marianna Charitonidou (Senior Lecturer and Senior Researcher in Architecture and Urbanism at the Athens School of Fine Arts), Prof. Konstantinos Moraitis (Professor Emeritus at NTUA), Prof. Anastasios Kotsiopoulos (Professor Emeritus at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki), Prof. Lois Papadopoulos (Professor Emeritus at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki) and Prof. Dimitris Frangos (Professor at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki) will speak about the book. It will be moderated by Manolis Oikonomou, who is editor-in-chief of Archetype Architectural Magazine. The event will be open to the public and will be followed by a wine reception.

The book diagnoses the dominant epistemological debates in architecture and urbanism during the 20th and 21st centuries and is based on extensive archival research in Canada, the USA and Europe, and will be of interest to architects, artists, researchers and students in architecture, architectural history, theory, cultural theory, philosophy and aesthetics.

More information about the book on the publisher website.

For information about the author: https://charitonidou.com/

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