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Thursday, October 10, 2019
6:00 PM


Logan Center



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Logan Center


Maite Borjabad, Neville Bryan Assistant Curator of Architecture and Design at the Art Institute of Chicago, will give a gallery talk centered on Assemble’s expansive approach to architecture and design.

This event is presented on behalf of the exhibition Tufting Gun Tapestries and is free and open to the public.

Maite Borjabad López-Pastor is a Spanish architect and curator based in Chicago and whose work revolves around diverse forms of critical spatial practices, operating across the disciplines of architecture, art and performance. She is currently Curator at the Architecture and Design Department at the Art Institute of Chicago where she curated the exhibition My Building, Your Design: Seven Portraits by David Hartt (2018). Borjabad has taught at Barnard College and at the Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation (Columbia University), and has served as a guest critic in several architecture schools as GSD-Harvard University, University of Pennsylvania, Pratt Institute, Cornell University or Illinois Institute of Technology. Her work has been published in diverse media as Pin-Up Magazine, Domus, Dezeen, Metalocus, Yorokobu, e-flux, the Chicago Tribune, La Tempestad, and BBC Culture/El Cultural. Borjabad graduated as an architect by the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid and holds a M.S. in Critical, Curatorial and Conceptual Practices in Architecture by Columbia University, New York.