Student Lecture Series | Pascal Flammer

Friday, April 19, 2019, 6:30 - 6:30pm

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Pascal Flammer work and lives in Zurich. He opened his office in 2005 and has been given a.o. the Swiss Art Award, the Weissenhof Architecture Award for the Best Family House. He has taught at the Accademia di Architecttura di Mendrisio, the Harvard GSD, the Sandberg Instituut in Amsterdam, the ETH in Zurich and Princeton University School of Architecture. 

Supported by the Consulate General of Switzerland in New York. 

This event is free and open to the public. 

Located in the Frederick P. Rose Auditorium, at 41 Cooper Square (on Third Avenue between 6th and 7th Streets)

  • Founded by inventor, industrialist and philanthropist Peter Cooper in 1859, The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art offers education in art, architecture and engineering, as well as courses in the humanities and social sciences.

  • “My feelings, my desires, my hopes, embrace humanity throughout the world,” Peter Cooper proclaimed in a speech in 1853. He looked forward to a time when, “knowledge shall cover the earth as waters cover the great deep.”

  • From its beginnings, Cooper Union was a unique institution, dedicated to founder Peter Cooper's proposition that education is the key not only to personal prosperity but to civic virtue and harmony.

  • Peter Cooper wanted his graduates to acquire the technical mastery and entrepreneurial skills, enrich their intellects and spark their creativity, and develop a sense of social justice that would translate into action.