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LECTURE: Anupama Kundoo

Monday, February 8, 2021

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

This lecture is being held via Zoom. CLICK HERE to register and gain access!

“Slow Architecture”

Anupama Kundoo discusses the potential of architecture to address complex intersections of urbanization, people, technologies, resources, and the environment within the context of growing affordability issues. Her practice, the result of her quest for knowledge to build appropriately, considers projects as opportunities to build knowledge. Architecture is the result of building processes, and time needs to be invested despite the sense of urgency triggered by rapid urbanization.   

About Anupama Kundoo | Anupama Kundoo Architects

Anupama Kundoo graduated from the University of Mumbai in 1989 and received her Ph.D. from University of Technology Berlin in 2008. Her research-oriented practice focusing on material research for low environmental impact while being socio-economically beneficial, is currently exhibited as a solo show ‘Taking Time’ at Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Denmark until April 5, 2021. Winner of the Golden Lion for her work exhibited at the Venice Architecture Biennale among other international recognition, Kundoo has taught Urban Management at the Technical University of Berlin, strengthening her expertise in rapid urbanization and climate change related development issues, and was the Davenport Visiting Professor at Yale University in Spring 2020. She is currently Professor at Potsdam School of Architecture, Germany.