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Fall Lecture: Cynthia Davidson (David Dillon Memorial Lecture)

Writing in Architecture

Cynthia Davidson is executive director of the nonprofit Anyone Corporation architecture think tank in New York City and editor of the international architecture journal Log and the former ANY magazine, a tabloid she edited from 1993–2000. She is responsible for more than 40 books in print and oversees the Writing Architecture series published with MIT Press. She co-curated the US Pavilion at the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale, started the pop-up architecture gallery Anyspace in 2017, and has hosted a number of cross-cultural multidisciplinary conferences on architecture at venues around the globe. Occasionally she writes for periodicals that begin with the letter ‘A’, including Architectural Record, Artforum, Arquitectura Viva, AA Files, and Abitare. She was recognized by The American Academy of Arts and Letters with its Architecture Award in 2014, and is a former Loeb Fellow at Harvard’s Graduate School of Design.Cynthia Davidson lecture poster

All lectures will be held at 5:30pm in Design Building Room 170. All lectures are free and open to the public. Free parking is available after 5:00pm in surface lots.