Piranesi as Designer

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Contemporary Architecture and the Legacy of Piranesi

Posted by: William Berry, Aug 29, 11:30 AM | Permalink

November 1, 2007
Thursday, 6:30 p.m.

Some of the most significant architects of our era have cited designer and architect Giovanni Battista Piranesi’s influence on their work.  Learn how architects such as Peter Eisenman, Michael Graves, Denise Scott Brown, and Robert Venturi are inspired by Piranesi’s eclectic and imaginative approach to his designs.

Members and students with valid ID: $10; non-Members: $15.