Exhibit, Alumni Reception and Dinner
The Department of Landscape Architecture & Regional Planning invites you to a LARP alumni night and the only U.S. showing of this international exhibition. The Post-Oil City exhibition includes models, computer animations, video clips and documentation exploring eleven innovative urban projects in Asia, Africa, and America and their connections to utopias of the past.
The exhibition demonstrates positive, possible, contextualized and sustainable answers to the challenges posed by climate change, a limited supply of fossil fuels, economic recession and global systemic crisis. “Post-Oil City” is an international planning and landscape architecture exhibit, originating in Germany and shown at selected sites in South Africa, Canada, Ethiopia, Japan, and India.
Featured speakers include:
Also on display - graduate student studio projects for the proposed Integrated Design Building.
Dancing to LIVE MUSIC by the Rick Murnane Band featuring Nick Dines, Professor Emeritus, on drums!
Please register below by SEPTEMBER 7 or to pay the $40.00 per person registration fee by check, make checks payable to: UMass Amherst and mail to the UMass Amherst Alumni Association, Attention: LARP Event, 134 Hicks Way, Memorial Hall, Amherst, MA 01003.
For questions about the event, contact Sandi Potyrala at firstname.lastname@example.org or 413.545.2266. All registration questions can be directed to the Alumni Association at email@example.com or 800.456.UMASS.