Jo Noero, “The Everyday and the Extraordinary”
Friday, October 1, 2010, 7:00 p.m.
The Cooper Union, Rose Auditorium, 41 Cooper Square, New York City
Jo Noero of the South African firm Noero Wolff Architects discusses the firm’s long history of design work in the once segregated townships of South Africa, most notably the competition and multiple-award-winning design for the Red Location Museum and Master Plan in New Brighton township, outside Port Elizabeth. The Red Location Museum is one of the projects included in the exhibition Small Scale, Big Change: New Architectures of Social Engagement.
Cosponsored by The Irwin S. Chanin School of Architecture of The Cooper Union and The Architectural League of New York, in conjunction with Small Scale, Big Change. Visit the Architectural League of New York's website for more information.
In conjunction with the exhibition Small Scale, Big Change: New Architectures of Social Engagement
Tickets are free for League and MoMA members; $15 for non-members. Members may reserve a ticket by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Member tickets will be held at the check-in desk; unclaimed tickets will be released fifteen minutes after the start of the program. MoMA members must present their membership card for ticket pick-up. Non-members can purchase tickets online from September 24 until 3:00 p.m. the day of the program.