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Lecturer: Neyran Turan, Associate Professor, University of California Berkeley
Title: Another Practice
Thursday, September 8th
5pm - 6pm
CU Denver Building - 2nd floor main gallery
Description: Neyran Turan will talk about her recent work, which aims to re-imagine architectural practice as a way to stimulate another kind of imagining for the
Biography: Neyran Turan is a partner at NEMESTUDIO and an Associate Professor at the University of California-Berkeley. NEMESTUDIO has been recognized with several awards, most recently the Architectural League New York Prize for Young Architects, multiple citations at The Architects’ Newspaper Best of Design Awards, Core 77 Design Awards, and Graham Foundation Awards, an ACSA Faculty Design Award, and an Interior Design Magazine Best of Year Award. Turan’s book Architecture as Measure, which has been awarded with a Graham Foundation, was recently released by Actar Publishers. Turan curated the Pavilion of Turkey at the 2021 Venice Architecture Biennale. Turan is the founding chief editor of the Harvard University Graduate School of Design journal New Geographies and was the editor-in-chief of the first two volumes of the journal. Turan curated the Pavilion of Turkey at the Venice Architecture Biennale in 2021.
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