Current Work is a lecture series featuring leading figures in the worlds of architecture, urbanism, design, and art.
The spring 2022 Current Work series focuses on architectural practices designing museums, schools, and cultural centers that contend with the complex legacies of place.
Michael Maltzan is the founding principal of Michael Maltzan Architecture (MMA), an architecture and urban design practice based in Los Angeles. Since its founding in 1995, the firm’s projects have crossed a wide range of programs, scales, materials, and economies. From exhibition design to large-scale urban infrastructure, Maltzan’s work is “dedicated to engaging the public realm, to exploring the complexity and possibility inherent in architecture,” according to the firm.
The Architectural League of New York nurtures excellence in architecture, design, and urbanism, and stimulates thinking, debate, and action on the critical design and building issues of our time. As a vital, independent forum for architecture and its allied disciplines, the League helps create a more beautiful, vibrant, innovative, and sustainable future.