The Three Lives of Modernism

Lecture by Ines Weizman

 
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The public lecture and roundtable with Ines Weizman, professor Architecture Theory in Wiemar, is part of the UMA PhD research seminar organized by the UMA Research School to celebrate and review the midterm of Sepideh Karami's midterm entitled Pause. Cut. Fold. Fly. Dissident Architecture Devices.

 

Ines Weizman

Ines Weizman is trained as an architect at the Bauhaus-Universität Weimar and the Ecole d'Architecture de Belleville in Paris, the Sorbonne, the University of Cambridge, and the Architectural Association where she completed her PhD thesis in History and Theory.

In 2014 her edited book " Architecture and the Paradox of Dissidence" was published with Routledge publishers. Her articles appeared in books, magazines and journals including AA Files,  Architecture & Culture (Bloomsbury, 2014), ADD METAPHYSICS ARCH+, BEYOND, Displayer, Harvard Design Magazine, JAE, Perspecta, Volume, Exhibiting Architecture  (Lars Müller Publishers), The Sage Handbook of Architectural Theory (Sage, 2012),  StadtHeimaten (Jovis, 2012), Agency (Routledge, 2009), Urban Transformation  (Ruby Press, 2008),  Dictionary of War (Merve Verlag, 2008).

The installation "Repeat Yourself." Loos, Law and the Culture of the Copy was shown as part of the 'Museum of Copying' (curated by FAT Architects) in the Arsenale at the Venice Architecture Biennale in 2012 and in 2013 as solo-shows in the Architecture Centre Vienna and the Buell Architecture Gallery at Columbia University, New York. Earlier research and exhibition projects include "Celltexts. Books and other works produced in prison" (together with Eyal Weizman) first exhibited in Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turino (2008, 2009, 2014).

Since 2013 she teaches at the Bauhaus-Universität Weimar. Together with Prof. Dr. Max Welch Guerra she is the director of the Bauhaus-Institut für Geschichte und Theorie der Architektur und der Planung (link).