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Columbia University. Graduate School of Architecture Planning and Preservation : Wednesday Night Lecture Series audio recordings, 1973-1985

Summary Information

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Bib ID 15199108 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Columbia University. Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation
Title Columbia University. Graduate School of Architecture Planning and Preservation : Wednesday Night Lecture Series audio recordings, 1973-1985
Physical Description 79 open reel audiotapes; 48 audiocassettes
Language(s) English .
Access

This collection is open for research. Unique time-based media items have been reformatted and are available onsite via links in the container list. All original copies of audio / moving image media are closed. Email avery-drawings@columbia.edu for more information.

Arrangement

Description

Content Description

This collection contains audio recordings for 132 different lectures. The collection is arranged chronologically. While the majority of the recordings are from the GSAPP Wednesday Night Lecture series, there are some recordings from other GSAPP sponosored symposiums, panels, and talks.

Using the Collection

Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research. Unique time-based media items have been reformatted and are available onsite via links in the container list. All original copies of audio / moving image media are closed. Email avery-drawings@columbia.edu for more information.

Conditions Governing Use

Columbia University is providing access to the materials in the Library's collections solely for noncommercial educational and research purposes. The unauthorized use, including, but not limited to, publication of the materials without the prior written permission of Columbia University is strictly prohibited. All inquiries regarding permission to publish should be submitted in writing to the Director, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library, Columbia University. For additional guidance, see Columbia University Libraries' publication policy. In addition to permission from Columbia University, permission of the copyright owner (if not Columbia University) and/or any holder of other rights (such as publicity and/or privacy rights) may also be required for reproduction, publication, distributions, and other uses. Responsibility for making an independent legal assessment of any item and securing any necessary permissions rests with the persons desiring to publish the item. Columbia University makes no warranties as to the accuracy of the materials or their fitness for a particular purpose.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Shelley Hayreh in 2020.

Subject Headings

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

This collection documents the weekly lecture series at Columbia University's Graduate School of Architecture Planning and Preservation. The Wednesday Night Lecture series would be held in Schermerhorn 501 and would include speakers by practicing architects, architectural historians and theorists, and well as preservionalists and other figures in the architectural sphere.

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Series I: Audio Reels


Subseries 1: 1970s



Box 3 Item 32 Scott Brown, Denise, 1973-02-21, 1 open reel audiotapes

"Formal Analysis as Design Research"



Box 3 Item 33 Izenour, Steven, 1973-02-26, 1 open reel audiotapes



Box 3 Item 34 Hart, Robert Lamb; and William D. Stubee, 1973-02-28, 1 open reel audiotapes

"Planning in a Magic Kingdom"



Box 3 Item 35 Levy, Matthys, 1973-03-07, 1 open reel audiotapes

"Engineering Aspects of Large Scale Sculpture"



Box 3 Item 36 Negroponte, Nicholas, 1973-03-21, 1 open reel audiotapes

"The Architecture Machine"



Box 3 Item 37 Zicarelli, Mario, Father; and Myles Weintraub; Richard Meier; Giovanni Pasanell; James Polshek; T. Merill Prentice, 1973-03-28, 1 open reel audiotapes

Twin Parks Seminar



Box 3 Item 38 Harris, Cyril M., 1973-04-04, 1 open reel audiotapes

"Noise: Controlling an Environmental Insult"



Box 3 Item 43 Klein, Norman M., 1973-04-11, 1 open reel audiotapes

"Political Implications of Urban Transportation Design"



Box 3 Item 42 Gill, Brendan, 1973-09-19, 1 open reel audiotapes

"Stanford White: Teacher of Pagnism"



Box 3 Item 41 Scully, Vincent, 1973-09-26, 1 open reel audiotapes

"The Shingle Style Today or The Historian's Revenge"



Box 3 Item 40 Schapiro, Meyer, 1973-10-03, 1 open reel audiotapes



Box 3 Item 39 Beckman, Ronald H., 1973-10-17, 1 open reel audiotapes

"Architectural Sociology - New Tool for Social Change"



Box 3 Item 39 Holzman, Malcolm, 1973-10-24, 1 open reel audiotapes

"Current Curious Architecture"



Box 3 Item 44 Van Ginkel, H. P. Daniel , 1973-10-31, 1 open reel audiotapes

"In Search of an Urban Morality"



Box 3 Item 44 Brolin, Brent, 1973-10-31, 1 open reel audiotapes

Chandigarh"



Box 3 Item 45 Kovel, Joel S., M.D., 1973-11-14, 1 open reel audiotapes

"The Psychohistorical Value of Built Things"



Box 3 Item 46 Harris, Cyril, 1973-11-28, 1 open reel audiotapes

"China"



Box 1 Item 13 McHale, John and Arata Isozaki, 1973-4?, 1 open reel audiotapes



Box 2 Item 20 Papademetriou, Peter , 1974-10-30, 1 open reel audiotapes

Architecture Lecture Series

PRES139130



Box 2 Item 21 Friedman, Yona , 1974-11-06, 1 open reel audiotapes

Architecture Lecture Series



Box 2 Item 22 Stirling, James, 1974-11-14, 1 open reel audiotapes

Architecture Lecture Series



Box 2 Item 23 Robertson, Jaquelin Taylor, 1974-11-20, 1 open reel audiotapes

Architecture Lecture Series



Box 2 Item 24 [Unidentified], 1975-02-05, 1 open reel audiotapes

Architecture Lecture Series



Box 2 Item 25 Giurgola, Romaldo , 1975-03-06, 1 open reel audiotapes

Architecture Lecture Series



Box 2 Item 26 Banham, Reyner, 3/19/1975; 3/26/1975, 1 open reel audiotapes

"Pedestrian's Reveng." Architecture Lecture Series



Box 2 Item 27 [Unidentified], 1975-04-02, 1 open reel audiotapes

Architecture Lecture Series



Box 2 Item 28 Gluck, Peter, 1975-04-09, 1 open reel audiotapes

Architecture Lecture Series



Box 2 Item 29 Llewelyn-Davies, Richard , 1975-09-10, 1 open reel audiotapes

Architecture Lecture Series



Box 2 Item 30 Johnson, Philip, 1975-09-24, 1 open reel audiotapes

Architecture Lecture Series



Box 2 Item 31 Myers, Barton , 10/1/1975; 10/8/1975, 1 open reel audiotapes

Architecture Lecture Series



Box 1 Item 10 Matsunaga and Teicholz, 1976, 1 audiocassettes

Computer Applications in Architectural Practice [Non GSAPP Lecture; Original Citation: Forbes, Bruce Kenneth. Survey of Computer Applications In Architecture. Washington, D.C. AIA. 1976.]



Box 5 Item 75 Drexler, Arthur, 1976-01-28, 1 open reel audiotapes



Box 5 Item 76 Lietaer, Bernard A. and Michael Graves, 1976-02-11, 1 open reel audiotapes



Box 5 Item 77 Salvadori, Mario, 1976-09-01, 1 open reel audiotapes



Box 5 Item 78 Bond, J. Max; and Romaldo Giurgola; Michael Mostoller; Richard Plunz; J. Michael Schwarting; Robert A.M. Stern, 1976-09-15, 1 open reel audiotapes

"Architecture: How I See It"



Box 5 Item 78 Thompson, John, 1976-09-22, 1 open reel audiotapes

Florence Nightingale: The First Hospital Architect



Box 5 Item 79 Fumihiko, Maki, 1976-09-29, 1 open reel audiotapes

"My Work"



Box 5 Item 80 Hitchcock, Henry Russell, 1976-10-06, 1 open reel audiotapes

Hitchcock: "H.H. Richardson's New London Railroad Station"



Box 5 Item 80 Gwathmey, Charles, 1976-10-13, 1 open reel audiotapes

Space as Object



Box 5 Item 79 Greenberg, Alan, 1976-10-20, 1 open reel audiotapes

"Luytens as a 20th Century Architect"



Box 5 Item 81 Rudolph, Paul, 1976-11-10, 1 open reel audiotapes

"Architectural Space"



Box 5 Item 81 Moore, Charles, 1976-11-17, 1 open reel audiotapes

Metaphors of Paradise



Box 5 Item 74 Zuccotti, John E., [1976?], 1 open reel audiotapes

"An Urban Journey from City Planning to City Hall"



Box 5 Item 74 Ashton, Dore, [1976?], 1 open reel audiotapes



Box 6 Item 84 Bennett, Ward; and Joe D'Urso, 1978-02-01, 1 open reel audiotapes



Box 6 Item 84 Bandon, Phillippe, 1978-02-08, 1 open reel audiotapes



Box 6 Item 83 Broadbent, Geoffrey, 1978-02-15, 1 open reel audiotapes

"Architectural Ideologies"



Box 6 Item 83 Lang, Roger P., 1978-02-22, 1 open reel audiotapes

"Faneuil Hall Restoration Project"



Box 6 Item 82 Birkerts, Gunnar, 1978-03-01, 1 open reel audiotapes



Box 6 Item 82 Pragnell, Peter, 1978-03-08, 1 open reel audiotapes



Box 6 Item 85 Agrest, Diana, 1978-03-22, 1 open reel audiotapes



Box 6 Item 85 Women's China Study Group, 1978-03-29, 1 open reel audiotapes



Box 6 Item 86 Colquhoun, Alan, 1978-04-05, 1 open reel audiotapes



Box 6 Item 86 Tzonis, Alexander, 1978-04-05, 1 open reel audiotapes



Box 6 Item 87 Moore, Charles W., 1978-09-13, 1 open reel audiotapes

"Borrowings & Lendings"



Box 6 Item 88 Koolhaas, Rem, 1978-09-20, 1 open reel audiotapes

"Perilous New York"



Box 6 Item 89 Spiregan, [?], 1978-09-27, 1 open reel audiotapes

"Beauty in Architecture"



Box 6 Item 90 Wagner, Robert F., Jr., 1978-10-04, 1 open reel audiotapes

"A Talk on Planning in New York



Box 6 Item 90 S.I.T.E., 1978-10-11, 1 open reel audiotapes

"The Failure of Communication in Architecture"



Box 6 Item 91 S.I.T.E., 1978-10-25, 1 open reel audiotapes

"The Failure of Communication in Architecture"



Box 6 Item 91 Wagner, Robert F., Jr., 1978-10-25, 1 open reel audiotapes

Preservation Lecture



Box 6 Item 92 Barwick, Kent, 1978-10-28, 1 open reel audiotapes

"America's 2nd Renaissance"



Box 6 Item 92 Möer; R., 1978-11-06, 1 open reel audiotapes

Once Upon a Time


Subseries 1: 1980s



Box 7 Item 93 [Charles T. Matthews Lecture], 1980-02-16, 1 open reel audiotapes



Box 7 Item 94 Polshek, James Stewart, 1980-03-05, 1 open reel audiotapes

Colqhoun, Alan



Box 7 Item 94 Colqhoun, Alan, 1980-03-17, 1 open reel audiotapes



Box 7 Item 96 Kennedy, Rodger, 1980-10-22, 1 open reel audiotapes



Box 7 Item 97 Millon, Henry A., 1980-10-29, 1 open reel audiotapes

"9 East Street and the Church of St. Paul's in Rome"



Box 7 Item 97 Bond, J. Max, 1980-11-05, 1 open reel audiotapes

"Learning from Havana"



Box 7 Item 98 Roche, Kevin, 1980-11-12, 1 open reel audiotapes

"Recent Work"



Box 7 Item 98 Jordy, William, 1980-11-19, 1 open reel audiotapes

"T.V.A. Revisited"



Box 9 Item 109 [Frank Lloyd Wright Lecture], 1981, 1 open reel audiotapes



Box 9 Item 110 [Working Waterfronts Lecture], 1981, 1 open reel audiotapes



Box 9 Item 111 Halpern, Kenneth, 1981-02-04, 1 open reel audiotapes

"Urban Design: Midtown Manhattan"



Box 9 Item 112 Davis, Gordon, 1981-02-18, 1 open reel audiotapes

"Deisgn and Preservation of Urban Parks and Open Spaces"



Box 9 Item 113 Kuran, Aptullah, 1981-02-23, 1 open reel audiotapes

"Medieval Turkish Architecture in Asia Minor" and "Sultan Hans of Alaeddin Keykubad." Charles T. Matthews Lecture



Box 9 Item 112 Means, Mary, 1981-02-25, 1 open reel audiotapes

"A Personal View of Main Street"



Box 9 Item 114 Correa, Charles M., 1981-03-04, 1 open reel audiotapes

"Third World Architecture: Space as a Resource"



Box 9 Item 115 Salvadori, Mario; and Paolo Portoghesi; Eduardo Catalano, 1981-03-23, 1 open reel audiotapes

Symposium of Pier Luigi Nervi



Box 9 Item 116 Benevolo, Leonardo, 1981-03-25, 1 open reel audiotapes

"Town Planning in Italy"



Box 9 Item 117 Beeby, Thomas, 1981-04-01, 1 open reel audiotapes

"The Past, the Present or the Future"



Box 9 Item 118 Frampton, Kenneth, 1981-04-08, 1 open reel audiotapes



Box 9 Item 119 Gill, Brendan, 1981-10-14, 1 open reel audiotapes

Waterfront Lecture

[Gill lecture followed by lecture on architectural industrialization by unidentified speaker (poor quality).]



Box 9 Item 119 Searing, Helen, 1981-10-14, 1 open reel audiotapes

"Amsterdam"



Box 9 Item 120 Keith, John P.; and Martin Millspaugh; Laurin Askew; Ted Todd; Bruno D'Agostino, 1981-10-19, 1 open reel audiotapes

Waterfont Lecture: Baltimore Inner Harbor



Box 1 Item 16 James Stirling, 1981-11-04, 1 open reel audiotapes

"Recent Work"



Box 9 Item 123 [Lecture for Exhibition on Karl Friedrich Schinkel], 1981-11-16, 1 open reel audiotapes



Box 9 Item 122 Senkevitch, Anatole, 1981-11-18, 1 open reel audiotapes

Russian 1920s Lecture



Box 4 Item 47 Lane, Barbara Miller, 1982-02-03, 1 open reel audiotapes

"Stripped Classicism in the Architecture of the 1930s"



Box 4 Item 48 Kirkland, J. Michael, 1983-02-02, 1 audiocassettes

"Suburban Monumentality: Mississauga City Hall and other recent projects"



Box 4 Item 49 Sclar, Elliot, 1983-02-09, 1 audiocassettes

"Shak(e)y Palaces: Home Ownership and Social Mobility"



Box 4 Item 50 Rykwert, Joseph, 1983-02-16, 1 audiocassettes



Box 4 Item 51 Vidler, Anthony, 1983-02-23, 1 audiocassettes

"Uses and Abuses of History"



Box 4 Item 52 Tschumi, Bernard, 1983-03-09, 1 audiocassettes

"Frames and Sequences"



Box 4 Item 53 Jacobsen, Hugh, 1983-03-23, 1 audiocassettes

"Work and Works in Progress"



Box 4 Item 54 Troy, Nancy, 1983-03-28, 1 audiocassettes

"Suspended in Space: Notions of Architecture in the works of Mondrian and Van Doesburg"



Box 4 Item 55 Scully, Vincent, 1983-03-28, 1 audiocassettes

"The Continent: Pre-Columbia to Frank Lloyd Wright." Milstein Lectures in American Architecture



Box 4 Item 56 Karmi-Melamede, Ada, 1983-03-30, 1 audiocassettes

"Recent Work"



Box 4 Item 57 Scully, Vincent, 1983-04-04, 1 audiocassettes

"The Colonial Experience: Craftsman Culture." Milstein Lectures in American Architecture



Box 4 Item 58 Scully, Vincent, 1983-04-11, 1 audiocassettes

"Revolution and the Classical Ideal." Milstein Lectures in American Architecture



Box 4 Item 59 Scully, Vincent, 1983-04-18, 1 audiocassettes

"The Realist Tradition." Milstein Lectures in American Architecture



Box 4 Item 60 Mack, Mark, 1983-10-05, 1 audiocassettes

"The Appropriateness of Primitivism in Architecture"



Box 4 Item 61 Hatch, Richard, 1983-10-19, 1 audiocassettes

"Toward a Theory of Social Architecture"



Box 4 Item 62 Zambonini, Giuseppe, 1983-10-26, 1 audiocassettes

"Drawing, Design and Form / Open Atelier of Design"



Box 4 Item 63 Goodman, Percival, 1983-11-09, 1 audiocassettes

"Post-Modern Architecture: What it is and what it should be"

Unidentified speaker presenting a lecture for last 10 minutes of recording.



Box 4 Item 64 Harris, Neil, 1983-11-16, 1 audiocassettes

"American Worlds Fairs in their Glory Days"



Box 8 Item 99 Barwick, Kent, 1984-02-01, 1 audiocassettes



Box 8 Item 100 Maxwell, Robert, 1984-02-08, 1 audiocassettes



Box 8 Item 101 Opening Finish Women's Exhibition, 1984-02-13, 1 audiocassettes



Box 8 Item 102 Banham, Reyner, 1984-02-15, 1 audiocassettes

"Innovations in Monumental Industrial Architecture, 1880-1910"



Box 8 Item 103 Posener, Jules, 1984-02-22, 1 audiocassettes

"The Years Between"



Box 8 Item 104 Predock, Antoine, 1984-02-29, 1 audiocassettes



Box 8 Item 105 Macauley, David, 1984-03-07, 1 audiocassettes



Box 8 Item 106 Bofill, Ricardo, 1984-03-21, 2 audiocassettes



Box 8 Item 107 Piano, Renzo, 1984-03-28, 1 audiocassettes



Box 8 Item 108 Maki, Fumihiko, 1984-04-04, 1 audiocassettes



Box 4 Item 65 Kiley, Robert, 1984-09-26, 1 audiocassettes

"Subways"



Box 4 Item 66 Hicks, [?], 1984-10-03, 1 audiocassettes



Box 4 Item 67 Pelli, César, 1984-10-11, 1 audiocassettes



Box 4 Item 68 Kliment, Robert, 1984-10-17, 1 audiocassettes



Box 4 Item 70 Stull & Lee, 1984-11-07, 2 audiocassettes



Box 4 Item 71 Jahn, Helmut, 1984-11-14, 1 audiocassettes



Box 4 Item 72 Gluck, Peter, and Rivkin-Weisman, 1984-11-19, 1 audiocassettes



Box 4 Item 73 Meier, Richard, 1984-11-28, 1 audiocassettes



Box 1 Item 1 Middleton, Robin, 1985-02-20, 1 audiocassettes



Box 1 Item 2 Norman, Gene A., 1985-02-27, 1 audiocassettes



Box 1 Item 3 Portoghesi, Paolo, 1985-03-06, 1 audiocassettes



Box 1 Item 5 Saint, Andrew, 3/10/[1985], 1 audiocassettes



Box 1 Item 4 Torre, Susana, 1985-03-20, 1 audiocassettes



Box 1 Item 6 Solomon, Daniel, 3/27/[1985], 1 audiocassettes



Box 1 Item 7 Rudolph, Paul, 4/3/[1985], 1 audiocassettes


Subseries 1: undated



Box 1 Item 8 Lecture on French Gothic architecture by unidentified speaker, undated, 1 audiocassettes



Box 1 Item 9 [Unidentified], undated, 1 audiocassettes



Box 1 Item 11 Course lecture on structural systems and material types by unidentified speaker , undated, 1 open reel audiotapes



Box 1 Item 14 Tigerman, Stanley; and Anna Bofill, undated, 1 open reel audiotapes



Box 1 Item 15 Kurokawa, Kisho; and William MacDonald, undated, 1 open reel audiotapes



Box 1 Item 17 [Charles T. Matthews Lecture] , undated, 1 open reel audiotapes



Box 1 Item 18 Erickson, Arthur, undated, 1 open reel audiotapes