Conference - The Fabricated American Desert: Modern & Anti-Modern

Conference - The Fabricated American Desert: Modern & Anti-Modern
Apr 15 - 16 , 2016

Friday–Saturday, 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.

The southwestern desert has long stood for American individualism, modernist and anti-modernist sentiments, and social and political experiments. As such it has attracted artistic and architectural movements that give form to these ideas. This conference brings together scholars from diverse disciplines to explore the relationship between desert extremes and the built environment. $25. Program and registration or 626-405-3432. Rothenberg Hall

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The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens is a collections-based research and educational institution established in 1919 by Henry E. and Arabella Huntington. Henry Huntington, a key figure in the...

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