Celebration of Le Corbusier’s Poème Électronique
December 11, 2008, 2:49 pm
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On Wednesday December 17th, Philips will celebrate the legendary Poème Électronique on the Philips island in Second Life.  A historic presentation, opening of the virtual replica and a round table discussion on how the Poème Électronique can inspire us to co-create the future. Please click on the image below for more information. The event will start at 11 AM SLT / 20:00 CET.   When the event opens, it can be accessed here:
Le Corbusiers Poeme Electronique

Le Corbusier's Poeme Electronique

Architecture and Design Classes: Bauhaus, Le Corbusier, Frank Lloyd Wright, and Hundertwasser

Real life Social Scientist and Historian Lotja Loon continues this excellent thread of presentations with the upcoming ‘Frank Lloyd – What on earth is “organic architecture”? ‘ lecture.

Check out Lotja’s blog for more information, and read the invite for the next presentation below:

From Lotja Loon:

Thursday, 07-10-2008, 22.00 h GMZ, Campus Seccondlearning, Indire

Frank Lloyd – What on earth is “organic architecture”?
Frank Lloyd Wright (1867 – 1959), American architect, worked with the aim of creating a high degree of integration of its buildings in the countryside. His ideas of housing and environment will be presented.

A presentation by Lotja Loon, RL-Social Scientist and Historian, for more information about her, see her blog:

The presentation is the 3rd of a series of 5 lectures and will be followed by
—> Antoni Gaudí – There are no straight lines in nature
—> Friedensreich Hundertwasser – “Of shit make gold” (O-tone Hundertwasser)

The lectures are in english and italian (simultaneous, chat), will last app. 1 hour and will offer possibilities for questions at the end.