Tuesday, 20 October 2009

FRITZ HAEG'S 'LIBRARY FOR THE FUTURE' AT THE ARCHITECTURE FOUNDATION




Fritz Haeg welcoming us at the geodesic tent


Andreas Angelidakis and Pablo Leon de la Barra


Fritz Haeg, Daria Martin and participant


Sam Ashby and participants


TALKING ABOUT THE FUTURE
at the Architecture Foundation, 136-148 Tooley St -
Saturday, October 17th, 2-6pm conversation - 6-8pm lecture & reception

The London presentation of "The Sundown Salon Unfolding Archive" will be celebrated with a gathering in a 6m diameter geodesic tent serving as our domestic lounge, reading library, meeting hall, teahouse, and headquarters for the day. London residents that have contributed to A LIBRARY FOR THE FUTURE, will lead us in a conversation about the future inspired by their book selection. Confirmed participants and a provisional schedule...

2.00 - 6.00pm Sitting in a circle, drinking tea, talking about the future in the geodesic dome, with presentations from the contributors to A Library for the Future

2.00 - 3.00pm
Eike Sindlinger (Arup)
Heather Ring (landscape architect)
Ben Campkin (lecturer, Bartlett School of Architecture)
A.L. Steiner (artist)
Sam Ashby (Little Joe Magazine)

3.00 - 4.00pm
Daria Martin (artist)
Lucas Dietrich (Thames & Hudson)
Ross Adams
Pablo Leon de la Barra (curator, writer, blogger, artist)
Kit Hammonds (curator, teacher)

4.00 - 5.00pm
William Shaw (RSA Arts & Ecology)
Andre Viljoen (Bohn and Viljoen Architects)
Katrin Bohn (Bohn and Viljoen Architects)
Francesco Manacorda (curator, Barbican Art Gallery)
Christine Hill (artist, Volksboutique)

5.00 - 6.00pm
Kate Burt (journalist)
Noam Toran (artist, faculty Royal College of Art)
Benjamin Reichen (designer, ABAKE)
Rob Tufnell (curator, writer)
Timothy Ivison (artist, writer, curator, PhD cand. London Consortium)
Ruba Katrib (curator MOCA Miami)

6.00pm Reception
6:30pm Talk by Fritz Haeg on the history of Sundown Salon and the resulting book
7:15pm Reception continues

the event - http://www.fritzhaeg.com/salon/events/book-release-london.html
http://www.architecturefoundation.org.uk/programme/2009/sundown-salon-talking-about-the-future
the book - http://www.fritzhaeg.com/sundown-salon-book.html
the library - http://www.alibraryforthefuture.org

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