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. The corresponding exhibits will be featured in Gallery 103, which is visible from the atrium of the building.
Fall 2014 Visiting Lectures
Films occur in McCarty Auditorium, 109, at 8:00 p.m.
- Sept 3: “Rope” (1948) by Alfred Hitchcock
- Sept. 24: “Nostalghia” (1983) Andrei Tarkovsky
- Oct. 22: “The Shining” (1980) Stanley Kubrick
- Nov. 05: “The Passenger” (2011) Terrence Malick
Several exhibits are sponsored as part of the Robert B. Church Memorial Lecture Series. Please visit the exhibitions page for more details.
All of our lectures are recorded and streamed. There are several years of documented lectures. View these resources by clicking below.
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 »
Collage Exhibit to Feature Work by Renowned Architect Richard Meier
Richard Meier, one of the world’s most celebrated architects, will exhibit his artwork this fall at UT’s Ewing Gallery of Art and Architecture, alongside collages selected from the International Collage Center. The exhibits, “Richard Meier: Selected Collage Works” and “Remix: Selections from the International Collage Center” will open with a 6:30 p.m. reception on Monday,…Read More »
Lecture by Founder and CEO of Furniture Design Studio, Blu Dot
John Christakos, founder and CEO of innovative furniture company, Blu Dot, will present “Design from the Inside Out.” Collaboration is central to Blu Dot’s design process, which strives “to bring good design to as many people as possible.” Christakos will talk about his company’s inventive use of materials, playful sensibility, and fabrication and assembly strategies….Read More »