The U.S. Embassy in Warsaw, the U.S. Consulate in Krakow, and the Zacheta National Gallery of Art invite you to a discussion with renowned American architects Anne Dyson and Christopher Sharples, who will address “New American Architecture: Architecture as an Ecological System” during a digital video conference on Wednesday March 10 at 11 a.m. The program, which is free and open to the public, will take place at the Zacheta National Gallery of Art, Sala Kinowa (entrance from ulica Burschego).
Anne Dyson is a director of the Center of Architecture, Science, and Ecologies (CASE) at the School of Architecture at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York. Christopher Sharples, a leading American architect and one of the founders of the SHoP Architects in New York, has taught at Parsons School of Design, the City University of New York, Columbia University, Yale University, and the University of Virginia.
Wednesday’s conference will be held in English, and Polish commentary will be given by Wojciech T. Oktawiec, president of Path Architecture in New York. The audience in Warsaw will connect to Krakow, where both architects are lecturing about modern American architecture to the general public.