Architect Shigeru Ban To Speak At The University Of Virginia
7, 2000 -- Tokyo based architect Shigeru Ban, highly
acclaimed for his humanitarian work, the innovative use of sustainable
materials and the fusion of eastern and western aesthetics, will
speak at the University of Virginia School of Architecture on Friday,
Nov. 10, at 6 p.m. in Campbell Hall, Room 160.
talk, "Beyond Paper and Curtain: Works and Humanitarian Activities,"
will focus on his designs for houses, public buildings, museum exhibitions
and temporary structures for refugees and survivors of natural disasters.
of his work will be on display on the Deans Wall, second floor
of Campbell Hall.
Jane Ford, (804) 924-4298