We’ve already taken you through the post-WWII era of Atomic architecture, but one burning question remains: with civilization no longer teetering on the brink of nuclear Armageddon, what happens to design? To help find an answer, Art in Architecture webinar series host Steve Alden, AIA, is continuing his exploration of the past with two new episodes airing April 5 and May 10 at 2:00 p.m. ET, each worth 1 AIA LU.
Topics: AIA LU, Architecture, Art In Architecture, #ArtInArch, Atomic Architecture, Community, Continuing Education Credits, Education, PoMo Interdictive Architecture, Post-Preapocalyptic Architecture, resources, Steve Alden
When scientists first divided the atom at the end of World War II, everyone knew that “the future” had arrived. This technological advancement affected everything from the economy to politics to art, and architects like William Pereira and Albert Frey began designing buildings that defied gravity or resembled lunar landers. Join us as we explore the age of “Atomic Architecture in America: 1945-1965” in the latest episode of the Art in Architecture webinar series.
Topics: AIA LU, Architecture, Art In Architecture, Art In Architecture webinar series, Art Nouveau's Influence on Architecture, Atomic Architecture, Atomic Architecture in America: 1945-1965, continuing education, Education, resources, Rubina Siddiqui, Steve Alden, webinar