Type of Event: SPECIAL EVENTS Date: October 07, 2013 Location: Carnegie Museum of Art
4400 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA
Japanese architects Takaharu and Yui Tezuka design buildings for public use and delight. As part of The Playground Project for the 2013 Carnegie International, their installation run run run evokes the Fuji Kindergarten designed by the Tezukas to facilitate physical activity and communal learning.
Takaharu Tezuka’s lecture will discuss this key project together with other recent work by the Tokyo-based practice. Cosponsored by Carnegie Mellon University, School of Architecture.
Major support for the 2013 Carnegie International has been provided by the A. W. Mellon Charitable and Educational Fund, The Fine Foundation, the Jill and Peter Kraus Endowment for Contemporary Art, and The Henry L. Hillman Fund. Additional major support has been provided by The Friends of the 2013 Carnegie International, which is co-chaired by Jill and Peter Kraus, Sheila and Milton Fine, and Maja Oeri and Hans Bodenmann.