Please join us for the new SCIAME Lecture Series, titled Architectures of Care. "Realities of Care: On Interdependence in Architecture" will feature Elke Krasny.
Free and open to the public - Zoom link to come.
Elke Krasny is Professor for Art and Education at the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna. She is a feminist cultural theorist, urban researcher, curator, and author. Krasny’s scholarship addresses questions of ecological and social justice at the present historical conjuncture with a focus on caring practices in architecture, urbanism, and contemporary art. Together with Angelika Fitz, she edited Critical Care: Architecture and Urbanism for a Broken Planet (MIT Press, 2019). Her forthcoming book Living with an Infected Planet: Covid-19 Feminism and the Global Frontline of Care develops a feminist perspective on imaginaries of war and realities of care in pandemic times.