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News February 2016

Call for Papers: Israel as a Modern Architectural Experimental Lab (1948 – 1978)

February 15, 2016

The architecture of Israel during the first three decades of the nation’s establishment was innovative and experimental in character. It comprised a reassessment of modernist architectural approaches emanating from Europe, while expressing local socio-political ideologies and economical constraints. Dr. Anat Geva and Dr. Inbal Ben-Asher Gitler have put out a call for contributions to their forthcoming book addressing this cultural and architectural shift.

Submission deadline: April 15
Details HERE 

Top: Entrance hall of the Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Al Mansfield and Dora Gad, 1961. Bottom: Research Nuclear Reactor, Soreq, Philip Johnson, 1956 -59. Photos courtesy Graham Foundation.