#7 MODERN HERITAGES
Architecture and Desire
Why the talk is inspiring?
Instead of considering the technical aspects of architecture, the speaker will consider the influence of psychological laws on the esthetical choices of the architect. The statement will be illustrated by the result of the speakers experience and travels.
Frédéric Chaubin [FR]
How the speaker is exceptional?
Editor of the lifestyle magazine Citizen K. The photographer has brought to the acknowledgement of an international audience the most outstanding buildings erected in the last twenty years of the Soviet Union.
RECOMMENDS TO READ
Things Hidden since the Foundation of the World
Why the book is worth reading?
Through his theory of “mimetic desire” and “mimetic violence” the philosopher René Girard brings a theoretical description of the impulses that feed personal and collective intellectual productions.
The Hundred Years War: Towards a Global Narrative of Mass Housing