All lectures take place in Room 213, Pratt Manhattan Campus.
5:30 PM: Reception
6–7:30 PM: Lecture (followed by a moderated audience Q&A)
Friday, March 25
Whitney Grant, architect and member of the Jackson Community Design Center.
Friday, April 1
Mike Marrella, Project Director for the Comprehensive Waterfront Plan, New York City Department of City Planning.
"Vision 2020 Comprehensive Waterfront Plan"
Friday, April 8
Carsten Paludan-Müller, director of the Norwegian Institute for Cultural Heritage Research.
"Cultural Heritage: Roots, Relations, Rationales, Rights, and Redemption"
Friday, April 15
Aaron Levy, Executive Director and Chief Curator of the Slought Foundation.
"Redefining Artistic Advocacy"
Friday, April 29
Alan Belensz, Director of the Office of Climate Change with New York State Department of Environmental Conservation.
"New York State Climate Action Plan"