GSA–BOOGERTMAN + PARTNERS INTERNATIONAL LECTURE SERIES 2018
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2018/03/01
When: Thursday, March 1, 2018
6:00 PM
Where: MOAD, 281 Commissioner Street, Maboneng, Johannsburg
Johannesburg, Gauteng 
South Africa
Contact: Hugh Fraser
083 309 4275

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GSA–BOOGERTMAN + PARTNERS INTERNATIONAL LECTURE SERIES2018

Presenter
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Jo Noero Noero has completed over 200 buildings and is known for The Red Location Precinct in New Brighton, a township in Port Elizabeth. The Red Location Gallery was named the Best Building In the World at the 2013 Icon Awards in London,while The Red Location Museum won the Lubetkin Prize in 2006 for the Most Outstanding Building Outside the EU,as well as The Dedallo Minosse President's Award,The RIBA International Award,and a World Leadership Award for Public Architecture.

Noero’s architecture has been exhibited at The Museum of Modern Art(MoMA) in New York, the MAXXI National Museum of the 21st Century Artsin Rome, and the Museum of Architecture in Munich, as well as at Biennales in Venice,São Paulo,Singapore,Chicago and Istanbul.

Locally, the South African Institute of Architects awarded Noero the Gold Medal for Architecture in 2010,as well as three awards of Excellence, 15 Awards of Merit and 14 Project Awards. He is also one of three architects to have exhibited at the National Gallery of Art in Cape Town.

Noero made his name internationally during Apartheid, working for NGOs,Desmond Tutuand the Anglican Church on schools, community centres, churches and homes in the townships, most notably in Soweto

With the coming of democracy, the scope of Noero’s work broadened to include offices, public buildings, schools and the homes of some of South Africa’s leading struggle heroes, business leaders and arts personalities.

Course information (content)

Welcome note by Prof Lesley Lokko, followed by Talk and Q&A with Mr Noero.

Venue

MOAD, 281 Commissioner Street, Maboneng, Johannsburg

Time

18:00

Dates

Thursday 1 March 2018

Closing date for Registration

Seating is on a first come, first served basis.

Cost of workshop

No charge

CPD Category

Category One

CPD credits

0.3 CPD credits

Course validation

GIfA

Name of VA, ALS etc

Graduate School of Architecture, University of Johannesburg

Contact person

Hugh Fraser

Telephone

 

083 309 4275

Fax

 

Email address

media@paragon.co.za

Website

www.gsa.ac.za

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