Lecture by Spanish Architect Iñaki Ábalos

The Architecture/Landscape/Interiors Department at OTIS College of Art and Design is pleased to announce
the George H. Scanlon Foundation Lecture REDUX.4 by IÑAKI ÁBALOS Abalos+Sentkiewicz AS+
Thursday 18 February 2016 7:30 PM
Barnsdall Gallery Theatre open seating starting at 7:00 PM

Through the initiative and support of Director Pat Scanlon, the GEORGE H. SCANLON FOUNDATION has generously funded an annual George H. Scanlon Foundation Lecture since 1998.
The George H. Scanlon Foundation Lecture REDUX.4 celebrates this enduring and successful 18-year lecture series by featuring its 2004 lecturer, IÑAKI ÁBALOS, who will present the work of Abalos+Sentkiewicz AS+.

IÑAKI ÁBALOS is Founder and Director of Ábalos+Sentkiewicz arquitectos. He currently is Chaired Professor at ETSAM – Spain and Chair of the Department of Architecture at Harvard University Graduate School of Design. He previously was Founder and Director of Abalos & Herreros (1984-2006) and has taught in other prestigious university centres such as the Architectural Association, Columbia, Cornell, and Princeton, combining academic, professional, and research activity.

Ábalos+Sentkiewicz AS+ is an international architecture office based in Madrid (Spain),Cambridge (US) and Shanghai (China – in association with Professor Linxue Li), and is directed by Iñaki Ábalos and Renata Sentkiewicz. The projects and built work of Ábalos+Sentkiewicz are internationally recognized and have been featured in fifteen individual exhibitions as well as many collective exhibitions in prestigious centers such as the AA-London, Pavillon de l’arsenale-Paris, MoMA- NYC, and the Venice Biennale of Architecture. Abalos+Sentkiewicz arquitectos has received thirty-eight awards in architecture competitions, forty-five awards for research and design activities, and eighteen awards for built-work, to date. Critic William Curtis has chosen one work of the Firm, the Pavilion in the Retiro Park, as one of the three best works built in Spain during the last thirty years.
High Speed Train Station, Logroño, Spain, photographed by Jose Hevia

Free parking in the Hollywood Boulevard lot at the entry and on the street surrounding the park, above.
Conveniently located less than a block from the Vermont/Sunset Red Line Metro.

This lecture was organized by the ARCHITECTURE/LANDSCAPE/INTERIORS Department at OTIS College of Art and Design, with Linda Pollari, Chair.
For information about the department or lecture call 310.665.6867, email ArchitectureLandscapeInteriors@otis.edu or visit http://www.otis.edu/ali.

Previous George H. Scanlon Foundation Lecturers were: (2015) James Corner / Field Operations REDUX.3, (2014) Elizabeth Diller / Diller Scofido + Renfro REDUX.2, (2013) Winy Maas / MVRDV REDUX, (2012) George Hargreaves / Hargreaves Associates, (2011) Jürgen Mayer H. / J. MAYER H. Architects, (2010) Merrill Elam / Mack Scoggin Merrill Elam Architects, (2009) Sol Madridejos / SANCHO-MADRIDEJOS, (2008) Nader Tehrani / office dA, (2007) Elias Torres / Martinez Lapeña-Torres Arquitectos, (2006) Matthias Sauerbruch / sauerbruch hutton, (2005) Michiel Riedijk / Neutelings Riedijk Architecten, (2004) Iñaki Abalos / Abalos & Herreros, (2003) Petra Blaisse / INSIDE OUTSIDE, (2002) James Corner / Field Operations, (2000) Dave Hickey / UNLV, (1999) Elizabeth Diller / Diller + Scofidio and (1998) Winy Maas / MVRDV.