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Encounters with Arakawa and Madeline Gins Session2: Eternal Gradient


Time: 36:56

Days: 2018/03

Language: English




A half-day conference on the occasion of the opening of the Arthur Ross Architecture Gallery exhibition Arakawa and Madeline Gins: Eternal Gradient. The event convenes architects, artists, historians and writers to offer fresh interpretations of Arakawa and Gins’ work and theories in the context of contemporary practices and scholarship.



1:00pm Introduction

Irene Sunwoo, Director of Exhibitions, Columbia GSAPP


1:15pm Practice for Living

Miwako Tezuka, Consulting Curator at Reversible Destiny Foundation/Estate of Madeline Gins

Momoyo Homma, Director of Arakawa + Gins Tokyo Office (Coordinologist, Inc.)

moderated by Julian Rose, Co-Founder, formlessfinder, and Adjunct Assistant Professor, Columbia GSAPP


2:30pm Eternal Gradient

Carrie Norman, Co-Founder, Norman Kelley, and exhibition designers, Arakawa and Madeline Gins: Eternal Gradient

in conversation with Irene Sunwoo and Tiffany Lambert, Columbia GSAPP Exhibitions


3:10pm Politics of the Page

Lucy Ives, poet and editor of a forthcoming collection of Madeline Gins’ writing

Léopold Lambert, architect and editor of The Funambulist




4:30pm Architectural Bodies

Spyros Papapetros, Associate Professor, History and Theory of Architecture, Princeton University

Adrienne Hart, Artistic Director / Choreographer, Neon Dance

moderated by Andrés Jaque, Founder, Office for Political Innovation, and Adjunct Associate Professor, Columbia GSAPP


5:45pm Endings/Beginnings

Troy Conrad Therrien, Curator, Architecture and Digital Initiatives, Guggenheim Museum Jenna Sutela, Visual Artist

Ed Keller, Associate Professor of Design Strategies & Director of the Center for Transformative Media, Parsons The New School for Design


Organized by Columbia GSAPP Exhibitions.

Free and open to the public.

ARAKAWA + GINS Tokyo Office