Forum Lecture: Charles Renfro

Date:April 23, 2015
Time: 6:15 PM
Location: Magnolia Theatre
West Village
Details:

Charles Renfro is a Partner in the firm of Diller Scofidio + Renfro (DS+R), an interdisciplinary design studio that integrates architecture, the performing arts, and the visual arts. Renfro is a graduate of Rice University and holds a Master of Architecture from Columbia University’s GSAPP. He has taught at Rice, Parsons the New School for Design, School of Visual Arts, and Columbia University. Together with Elizabeth Diller and Ricardo Scofidio, he is intimately involved in the design of the studio’s projects. Renfro’s projects include the renovation and expansion of the Julliard School, the Institute of Contemporary Art in Boston, the Creative Arts Center at Brown University, and Blur for the 2002 Swiss Expo. He currently leads design for the Rice University Opera Theater, the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, the Stanford University Art & Art History Building, and Zaryadye Park in Moscow. Other projects for cultural institutions include the Alice Tully Hall and the Hypar Pavilion at Lincoln Center in New York. In addition to those already mentioned the firm is currently working on the Broad Museum in Los Angeles, the Museum of Image & Audio in Rio de Janeiro, and the Columbia Medical Building and Business School in New York. A signature project for the firm is The Highline, working together with James Corner/Field Operations. 

Cost:Lectures are free for Dallas Architecture Forum members. General admission is $20. Full-time student admission is $5.
Tickets can be purchased at the door before each lecture.

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Email Address: director@dallasarchitectureforum.org
Phone Number: 214.764.2406

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