The Landscapes Of Isamu Noguchi: The Garden As Sculpture

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The Landscapes of Isamu Noguchi: The Garden as Sculpture
A lecture by Marc Treib

Probably no figure in modern American landscape architecture has been more influential, yet more ambiguously regarded, than the sculptor Isamu Noguchi. Although his landscapes include several of the twentieth century’s most original designs, and have received almost universal praise, Noguchi nonetheless occupies a place well-removed from normal practice...

Join us for a special presentation by Marc Treib, Professor of Architecture Emeritus at the University of California, Berkeley who will speak about the work of the acclaimed mid-century American designer Isamu Noguchi.

Professor Treib is a respected landscape and architectural historian who has published widely on modern and historical subjects in the United States, Japan, and Scandinavia. He is the author of Noguchi in Paris: Isamu Noguchi and the Unesco Garden.

This lecture is brought to you by ATCH (Architecture Theory Criticism History) Research Centre, UQ Architecture; Landscape Architecture, School of Design, Creative Industries Faculty, QUT; and State Library of Queensland, Asia Pacific Design Library.


Date: Tuesday 18 October 2016

Time: 5:30pm, presentation begins at 6pm sharp

Where: Auditorium 2, level 2, State Library of Queensland


If you are unable to attend this event please advise us via email asiapacificdesignlibrary@slq.qld.gov.au or phone 07 3842 9381 as soon as possible so we can offer your place to someone else. SLQ films, records and photographs events for use in marketing and communications. If you do not wish to be filmed, recorded or photographed please advise SLQ staff upon your arrival.
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