All lectures begin at 5:30 p.m. in the Art + Architecture Building McCarty Auditorium (room 109) unless otherwise posted. All lectures will be streamed live, and are available for continuing education credit. The films will be shown at 8:00 p.m. in McCarty Auditorium.
Spring 2015 Lectures
Jan. 21 | “Breathless” (1960) by Jean-Luc Godard
Feb. 11 | “Playtime” (1967) by Jacques Tati
Mar. 04 | “Blade Runner” (1982) by Ridley Scott
Mar. 25 | “For All Mankind” (1989) by Al Reinert
Several exhibits are sponsored as part of the Robert B. Church Memorial Lecture Series. Please visit the exhibitions page for more details.
Fall 2014 Lectures
- Sept 3: “Rope” (1948) by Alfred Hitchcock
- Sept. 24: “Nostalghia” (1983) Andrei Tarkovsky
- Oct. 22: “The Shining” (1980) Stanley Kubrick
- Nov. 05: “The Passenger” (1975) Michelangelo Antonioni
All of our lectures are recorded and streamed. There are several years of documented lectures. View these resources by clicking below.
Leading Architectural Photographer Hélène Binet to Present UT General Shale Lecture, March 9
Hélène Binet, one of the world’s leading architectural photographers, will be the General Shale Lecturer for the College of Architecture and Design Robert B. Church III Memorial Lecture Series at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Binet will present “Composing Space 24 Bartholomew Villas” at 5:30 p.m. Monday, March 9, in McCarty Auditorium of the Art…Read More »
Church Lecture Series Presents Celebrated Architects and Designers
Internationally recognized architects and designers will present their work this semester as part of the Church Memorial Lecture Series. The series, which will feature lectures, films, and exhibits, kicks off Monday, January 26. All events are free and open to the public and provide opportunities to gain insight into the works and ideas in the…Read More »
UT Architecture and Design Kicks Off Fall Lecture Series
The celebrated Robert B. Church III Memorial Lecture Series at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, kicks off the 2014 academic year this month with a dynamic lineup of internationally recognized architects and designers. The lecture series, sponsored by the UT College of Architecture and Design, provides opportunities to gain insight to the latest ideas in…Read More »
Church Lecture Series Celebrates 40 Years
Internationally recognized architects and designers will present their work this semester at UT as part of the Church Memorial Lecture Series. This year marks the fortieth anniversary of the series. Its first speaker was Louis Kahn, one of the most influential architects of the twentieth century. He gave his last public lecture on February 5,…Read More »
UT Film Series Continues Legacy as Design Education Resource
The film series of the UT College of Architecture and Design will showcase several documentaries about artists and designers this month through April. Free and open to the public, the films begin at 8:00 p.m. on Wednesdays in McCarty Auditorium of the Art and Architecture Building, 1715 Volunteer Boulevard. On January 29, there will be a…Read More »