Today we had the great honor to host a lecture by architecture historian Andres Kurg, who shared his experiences as a postdoctoral fellow at Yale University.
This was also our last Working Lunch 🍴 this semester. Stay tuned! New interesting lunches next semester.
Image 1 Kline Biology Tower, described as not the best example of Philip Johnson’s work
Image 2 Sculpture of Elihu Yale, a man that gave his name to the college, a British merchant and philanthropist but also a slave trader
Image 3 Section of Yale Art and Architecture building by Paul Rudolph. One of the earliest examples of brutalist architecture
Image 4 Yale University Art Gallery that has an encyclopedic collection. “When we in art history classes look at slides, then there they go to this gallery and observe the pieces in person.” #andreskurg #yaleuniversity #ekakunstiteadus