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Exhibition

 
 
José Oubrerie, The Chapel of the Mosquitoes, Dutchess County, New York, 2015
 
 
Saint-Pierre Firminy Church
Le Corbusier +  José Oubrerie
1960-1965, Firminy France. Photo by Andrew Viny.
 
 
Saint-Pierre Firminy Church
Le Corbusier +  José Oubrerie
1960-1965, Firminy France. Photo by Andrew Viny.

 

ARCHITECTURE WITH AND WITHOUT LE CORBUSIER

José Oubrerie architecte
Atelier Wylde-Oubrerie

Associate Curator Spike Wolff
Aug. 20 - Nov. 13, 2016

Sept. 23, Fri. 5pm: Talk with José Oubrerie
co-presented by CMU School of Architecture lecture series.
6-8pm: Reception


Performance Series
Oct. 7 + 8, 6pm, Oct. 9, 2pm: Some Assembly Required
Presented by Attack Theatre. Co-presented by CMU School of Music. Ticket sale information coming soon. Free to CMU students.

Some Assembly Required is a unique performance experience that blurs the lines between visual art, music and dance; and between audience and performer. Attack Theatre will engage the audience with creation, improvisation, and performance inspired by the Architecture With and Without Le Corbusier exhibition.

Biography

JOSÉ OUBRERIE is Professor Emeritus at the Knowlton School of Architecture at Ohio State University. An internationally renowned French architect and protégé of Le Corbusier, Oubrerie was the project architect for the Saint-Pierre de Firminy Church, seeing the final design through to completion in 2006. Other projects include the French Cultural Center in Syria, the Miller House in Kentucky, and The Chapel of the Mosquitoes in New York. Oubrerie is Honorary AIA, author of the recently released Architecture With and Without LeCorbusier, and is currently visiting professor at the School of Architecture at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Header image credit: Firminy Church, photo by Andrew Viny.

Additional support for ARCHITECTURE WITH AND WITHOUT LE CORBUSIER comes in part from the Steven Myron Holl Foundation, the Knowlton School of Architecture, Carnegie Mellon School of Architecture and the Alan H Rider Distinguished Lecture fund. Special thanks to Frost Engineering (Waterjet Cutting) Cincinnati and NBBJ Architects, Columbus OH, Brian Polgar, Alex Mann, Cory Frost and Dustin Page, Benjamin Wilke, Mark O’Bryan, Romain Chazalon, Luis Burriel-Bielza Chuck Paros, Mark Pataky and Alicia Civile.

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