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Conservation in a Shifting Landscape: The Future of Modern Architecture in South Asia

Presented by Harvard Graduate School of Design at Online/Virtual Space

Mar 23 2022
Conservation in a Shifting Landscape: The Future of Modern Architecture in South Asia

“Conservation in a Time of Transition/ Shifting Landscape” is an event that aims to convene leading scholars working on architecture in South Asia.

The period of 1950 to 1980 saw exemplary examples of architecture in the South Asian region, some of which are being celebrated this year in the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in New York’s first transnational show focused on the region, titled “The Project of Independence: Architectures of Decolonization in South Asia, 1947–1985.” While these projects were an integral part of the nation-building agenda and the construction of national identity at the time, more recently, these buildings

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All are invited to watch and participate online in this program by tuning into this page at the noted start timeNo pre-registration is required. Online audience members will be able to submit questions throughout the event using Vimeo’s Q&A function.

Harvard ID holders are also welcome to attend programs in person, except where an event is listed as online only.

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COVID-19 Phased Reopening Details

Face Masks Required: Yes
Social Distancing: No
Limited Capacity: Yes
Reservations Required: No
Proof of Vaccination Required: Yes

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