Contemporary Architecture and Critical Debates

Course Details
Course: 
143A
Instructor: 
Dongmin Park
Quarter: 
Spring
Academic Year: 
2016-17
Description: 
Examination of practitioners, projects, issues, and theories in contemporary architecture circa 1968 to the present. Topics include the architecture of aftermath, the ethics of memory and memorialization, the corporatization of museums, the role of criticism and exhibitions, and the cult of the brand-name architect. (General Education Code(s): IM, A.)