Architect Daniel Libeskind, who was recently awarded the commission to rebuild a structure and memorial at the site of the World Trade Center in New York City, will speak on the topic of “Memory Foundations” at 7 p.m. Monday (March 1) at Whittenberger Auditorium in the Indiana Memorial Union on the IU Bloomington campus.
Libeskind is the annual Dorit and Gerald Paul Program in Jewish Culture and the Arts Lecturer. Organizers have arranged a live video feed into the IMU Georgian Room for what is expected to be an overflow crowd. Questions may be sent via E-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone: 812-855-0453.
Libeskind has designed some of the world’s most provocative buildings, including the Jewish Museum Berlin, the Military Museum in Dresden, Germany, and the Maurice Wohl Convention Centre, Bar Ilan University, Tel Aviv.