David Neustein & Grace Mortlock talking to Anne Lacaton of Lacaton & Vassal with one of their Offset House models in the background.
This week, following on from our pre Biennial talk to otherothers Grace Mortlock & David Neustein back in August this year about their selection to be part of the 2015 Chicago Architecture Biennial, we caught up for round two with David & Grace in Chicago at the Biennial to talk about their installation entitled Offset House.
We also hear from the City of Chicago’s Commissioner of the Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events, Michelle Boone.
Lastly, standing on the deck of the Farnsworth House designed by Mies van der Rohe in 1945 in Plano Illinois, we speak with artist Iñigo Manglano-Ovalle about his installation on the property & previous Mies inspired work.
Music tonight by Mary Ellen Childs from her album Dream House. Mary composed an original piece entitled STONE STEEL GLASS WOOD LIGHT which will be performed live at the Farnsworth House in November & December by a string quartet.