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Modernity and early culture

Reconsidering non western references for modern architecture in a cross-cultural perspective

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Publié le mardi 05 octobre 2004 par Natalie Petiteau

Résumé

Colloque proposé par M. Bernd Nicolai (Université de Trèves) : reconsidering non western references for modern architecture in a cross-cultural perspective

Annonce

Paris, Centre allemand d'histoire de l'art

 

Program

conference language: English


Friday, 15. 10. 2004


14.00h Welcoming


Thomas W. Gaehtgens, directeur centre allemand d’ histoire de l’art

Introduction Bernd Nicolai/Jorge Liernur/Luis Carranza

Reading and misreading of Early Cultures


14.30h Werner Oechslin: Some Egyptian ideas and cultural stereotypes – and modern art and architecture


15.30h Luis Carranza: (Mis)readings of ancient history and culture in modern North America


coffee-break


17.00h Nabir Oulebsir: Colonial Exhibitions and Post-Colonial aspects in French architecture of the early 20th century


18.00h Christian Freigang: Classics vs. Anti-Classics, national tradition vs. foreign influence. – Dualistic world order and architectural discourse at the beginning of French Modernism


discussion


Saturday 16. 10. 2004

Discourses in intercultural perspective


10.00 h Bernd Nicolai: Paul Westheim and the discourse on archaic abstract architecture


11.00 h Jorge Liernur: The South American response. Westheim, Cetto facing Pre-Columbian Architecture


lunch


Pergamon and(Neo) Babylon


14.00h Johannes Cramer: Re)-Building the past. Walter Andrae, Mesopotamia and the Berlin architecture


15.00h Can Bilsel: The Orient as a Total Work of Art: The Near Eastern Museum, German Ideology and Figures of Counter-Enlightenment in Berlin 1928-30


coffee-break


Early cultures and nation-building


16.30h Anna Minta: “Ancient Hebrew”. A model for rebuilding the New Jewish Nation.


concluding discussion-round table


19.00h end of the conference

 

Lieux

  • Paris, France

Dates

  • vendredi 15 octobre 2004

Contacts

  • Gabriela Reuss
    courriel : contact [at] dt-forum [dot] org

Source de l'information

  • Gabriela Reuss
    courriel : contact [at] dt-forum [dot] org

Pour citer cette annonce

« Modernity and early culture », Colloque, Calenda, Publié le mardi 05 octobre 2004, http://calenda.org/189401