The Meaning of Beauty? Tuesday, 3/25, 7 PM
The Collegium Institute for Catholic Thought & Culture presents
The Meaning of Beauty?
Dr. Michael Lewis
Faison-Pierson-Stoddard Professor of Art at Williams College
Tuesday, March 25th, 7:00 PM
Meyerson Hall B3, School of Design
Professor Lewis completed his PhD at the University of Pennsylvania in 1989. He is the author of Frank Furness: Architecture and the Violent Mind (2001), The Gothic Revival (2002), American Art and Architecture (2006), and the prize-winning August Reichensperger: The Politics of the German Gothic Revival (1993), among other publications. His research interests include architectural theory, utopian and communal societies, and the nature of creativity. In 2008 he received a Guggenheim Fellowship to support the completion of City of Refuge: the Other Utopia, a study of millennial town planning. Lewis is a Senior Fellow of the Collegium Institute.
Cosponsored by the Department of the History of Art and
the Program for Historic Preservation at Penn
Sponsored by the Our Sunday Visitor Institute
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