Jane Rendell - Site-Writing: a practice of situated criticism
Graduate School, The Glasgow School of Art

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Guest Lecture


Mackintosh Lecture Theatre Mackintosh Building The Glasgow School of Art 167 Renfrew Street Glasgow


13 Mar 2014
17:30 - 19:00

5.30 - 7pm followed by a reception



Professor Jane Rendell
Guest Lecture at GSA

Jane Rendell - Site-Writing: a practice of situated criticism

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Professor Jane Rendell from the Barlett School of Architecture, UCL 

Site-Writing: a practice of situated criticism 

Jane Rendell is an architectural historian/theorist, art critic and writer who has developed her position on 'critical spatial practice' (2002 and 2006) and 'site-writing' (2005 and 2010) through such authored books as Site-Writing (2010), Art and Architecture (2006), and The Pursuit of Pleasure (2002) and co-edited collections as Pattern (2007), Critical Architecture (2007), Spatial Imagination (2005), The Unknown City (2001), Intersections (2000), Gender, Space, Architecture (1999) and Strangely Familiar (1995). She is currently working on a new book on transitional spaces in architecture and psychoanalysis and recent essays have been commissioned by artists such as Jasmina Cibic, Apolonija Susteric and transparadiso, and institutions such FRAC Centre, Orléans, and Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin. She is on the Editorial Board for ARQ (Architectural Research Quarterly), Architectural Theory Review, The Happy Hypocrite, The Journal of Visual Culture in Britain, Ultima Thule and Zetisis. She is Professor of Architecture and Art at the Bartlett, UCL.

Free, but ticketed