Category: Pratt Provocations

Spring 2021 Events

We are pleased to announce Spring 2021 lectures and events at Pratt Institute’s School of Architecture. Lectures this spring explore the intersections of design culture, design labor, racial…

Wednesday October 7, 6:30 PM, Pratt Provocations: New Modes of Practice: Deborah M. Garcia, Jess Myers, Bryony Roberts in conversation with Cynthia Davidson

Architects Deborah M. Garcia, Jessica Myers, and Bryony Roberts will present recent projects, ideas, and work around practice in conversation with Pratt faculty member and Log editor Cynthia Davidson. The…

CANCELED: Friday April 3 10:00 AM – 5:30 PM Pratt Provocations/Creative Justice Symposium: Representation, Land, and Labor

In this daylong conference, speakers will explore the intersections of creative practice with justice-oriented work. The conference’s three panels will explore questions of representation, land, and labor. Speakers…

CANCELED: Thursday Apr 2, 6:30– 8:30 PM Pratt Provocations/Creative Justice Symposium Keynote – Fred Moten

Theorist, critic and poet Fred Moten will give the keynote lecture, “An Architecture of the Sentence: Renee Gladman,” to open this two-day conference exploring the intersection of creative…

CANCELED: Monday Mar 23, 6:30 – 8:00 PM Pratt Provocations: Gabriela Etchegaray, Galia Solomonoff, Mariana Ibañez

Join architects Galia Solomonoff, Gabriela Etchegaray and Mariana Ibañez to discuss their work Latin America and the United States in relation to art and architecture as well as…

Mon March 9, 2:00 – 5:00 PM Timothy Morton in Conversation with Pratt Students

The event consists in an open discussion between the students and faculty of the school of Architecture, of Fine Arts and Timothy Morton, and it is part of…

Monday Mar 9, 12:30 – 1:30 PM “Earthlight: fin-de-siècle cosmographies” by Alessandra Ponte

The lecture reconstructs turn of the century spectacular geographical and astronomical figurations of the earth seen from space reviving forgotten utopian endeavors prefiguring a liberated humanity at one…

Thursday Mar 5, 6:30 – 8:00 PM Pratt Provocations: Dagmar Richter

Richter will present new work in a lecture titled “Out There Doing It.” Lawrence Blough and Daniela Fabricius will respond. Higgins Hall Auditorium

Friday Feb 21, 1:30 – 3:00 PM Pratt Provocations/Black Lives Matter Pratt: We See You – Peter Robinson/Black Space

Robinson will present recent research and a workshop called “We See You,” reflecting on the topic of visibility in his own architectural practice and that of the collective…

Friday Feb 21, 10:30 – 11:30 AM Pratt Provocations/Black Lives Matter Pratt: Sekou Cooke in dialogue with Scott Ruff

This event is part of Pratt’s annual Black Lives Matter Teach-In organized by Black Lives Matter Pratt. In/visibility of Blackness in Architecture Sekou Cooke will present his work…