The Annual Paul S. Byard Memorial Lecture given by Annabelle Selldorf.
Response by Jorge Otero-Pailos
Selldorf Architects was founded by Annabelle Selldorf (FAIA) in 1988. Their work work for cultural institutions includes MCA San Diego, The Frick Collection, The Clark Art Institute, Neue Galerie New York, and Brown University among others including galleries such as Hauser and Wirth and David Zwirner. The recently completed Sunset Park Material Recovery Facility on the Brooklyn waterfront is the largest facility of its kind in the United States. She is also the recipient of the 2016 Medal of Honor from the American Institute of Architecture New York Chapter. The Paul S. Byard Memorial Lecture celebrates the legacy of Paul S. Byard, Director of Historic Preservation at Columbia GSAPP from 2000-2008. The previous lecturers include Cruz Y Ortiz, Mecanoo, Tod Williams and Billie Tsien, Nieto and Sobejano, and Ann Beha among others.
Free and open to the public.
Organized by Columbia GSAPP’s Historic Preservation Program.