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EXHIBITION OPEN | Dutch Complex Housing

September 2, 2017 – January 28, 2018

HGA Gallery, Rapson Hall, East Bank campus

 

Curated by Professor Julia Robinson. The exhibition profiles 8 visually rich housing structures that respond to their location,

accommodate a variety of housing types and income levels, and include non-housing functions to create diverse communities. Free and open to the public.

 

Dutch Complex Housing Book Signing

 

BOOK SIGNING | Complex Housing with Professor Julia Robinson

Friday, September 15, 2017, 6-8 PM

HGA Gallery, Rapson Hall, East Bank campus

 

A book signing celebrating the publication of Professor Robinson's book, Complex Housing: Designing for Density will be held. This is part of the discussion,

presentation, and discovery accompanying the HGA Gallery exhibition, Dutch Complex Housing. To discover more about the book, please visit: routledge.com.

 

Jack Lenor Larsen in front of Tree of Leif

 

RECEPTION | Jack Lenor Larsen at 90: Transformations by a Textile Innovator

Friday, September 22, 2017, 6-8 PM

Goldstein Museum of Design, Gallery 241, McNeal Hall, St. Paul campus

 

Jack Lenor Larsen himself will be in attendance for the opening reception of Jack Lenor Larsen at 90: Transformations by a Textile Innovator, and

signing copies of his published books. Reception sponsored by Cowtan & Tout and KDR Designer Showrooms.

 

Jack Lenor Larsen

 

EXHIBITION OPEN | Jack Lenor Larsen at 90: Transformations by a Textile Innovator

September 23, 2017 – January 7, 2018

Goldstein Museum of Design, Gallery 241, McNeal Hall, St. Paul campus

 

This exhibition will celebrate Jack Larsen’s 90th birthday through his many innovations, as the textiles on exhibit are informed by Larsen’s mastery of craft techniques,

technological innovation, and inspiration from global design traditions. Approximately 65-70 textiles will be augmented with didactic text, guided tours, and public lectures.

 

DCH

 

SYMPOSIUM | Complexity: Dutch and American Housing

October 6, 5:30 PM - October 8, 2017, 6:30 PM

Rapson Hall, East Bank Campus

 

For more details or to register, visit the symposium page.

 

Jack Lenor Larsen Inc

 

PANEL DISCUSSION | Jack Lenor Larsen

November 2, 2017, 6 PM

33 McNeal Hall, St. Paul Campus

 

To accompany the exhibition, a free panel discussion with past employees of Jack Lenor Larsen will be held on Thursday, November 2.

 

 

 

 

 

   
 

 

 

 


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Goldstein Museum of Design

364 McNeal Hall,

1985 Buford Ave, St. Paul, MN 55108

P: 612-624-7434 | gmd@umn.edu

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