Michigan Modern Lecture Series

Michigan Modern Lecture Series

Sponsored by Cranbrook Art Museum and the Cranbrook Center for Collections and Research in association with the Michigan State Historic Preservation Office

Where: deSalle Auditorium
Cranbrook Art Museum
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan

Lectures are included with regular Museum Admission

Sunday, September 15, 4:00pm: Leslie S. Edwards, Head Archivist, Cranbrook Center for Collections and Research, “Competition, Collaboration, and Connection: Cranbrook in 1939”

Sunday, September 22, 4:00pm: Craig McDonald, Director, Alden B. Dow Home and Studio, “Alden B. Dow: Midwestern Modern”

Sunday, September 29, 4:00pm: Rip Rapson, President and CEO, The Kresge Foundation, “Ralph Rapson: A Son’s Perspective of a Pioneering Modernist”

Sunday, October 6, 4:00pm: Eric Hill, Professor of Practice in Architecture, University of Michigan, “Michigan Modern: The National Context”

Sunday, October 13, 4:00pm: Dale Gyure, Professor of Architecture, Lawrence Technological University, “Serenity and Delight: The Architectural Humanism of Minoru Yamasaki”