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Featured Event: Global Citizen: The Architecture of Israeli-Canadian Moshe Safdie

Featured Event: Global Citizen: The Architecture of Israeli-Canadian Moshe Safdie

October 22, 2013--March 2, 2014

Journey through a three-dimensional landscape of striking architecture in this career-spanning exhibition of Moshe Safdie's work. Global Citizen: The Architecture of Moshe Safdie surveys the renowned architect's career from his formative period in the 1960s and early 1970s to his recent projects around the world, exploring his aesthetic language of transcendent light, powerful geometry, and iconic forms. Using sketches, models, photographs, and films of twenty-five projects, the exhibition portrays Safdie's architecture not only as visual art but as a medium for advancing social, political, and cultural goals.

Admission: $10 General; $7 Seniors 65+ and Full-Time Students; $5 Children 2-12; FREE to Children under 2 and Skirball Members; All exhibitions are FREE to the public on Thursdays.

(http://www.skirball.org/exhibitions/global-citizen)

 


Related Talk: Moshe Safdie

Sunday, October 20, 3:00 p.m.

Join Moshe Safdie at this rare L.A. engagement as he discusses his distinguished career as a practicing architect, urban planner, educator, theorist, and author. Offered in conjunction with Global Citizen: The Architecture of Moshe Safdie.

Admission: $10 General; $5 Members and Full-Time Students

(http://www.skirball.org/programs/readings-talks/moshe-safdie)