Unpacking My Library: Architects and Their Books
December 3rd, 2009, 4:09 pm
Growing out of the popular exhibit Unpacking My Library that looks at the book collections of some of the most influential architects working today is the new accompanying book Unpacking My Library: Architects and Their Books. Join moderator Barry Bergdoll, the Philip Johnson chief curator of design at MoMA, next Tuesday, December 8, at MAS, for the launch of this book and a fascinating discussion among renowned architects Stan Allen, Billie Tsien, Bernard Tschumi, and Tod Williams about their personal book collections and the importance of them to their careers. Unpacking My Library is a publication of Urban Center Books, the MAS bookstore, and is published by Yale University Library. The exhibit Unpacking My Library is on display at MAS now through mid-January. For more information and gallery hours, click here. Unpacking My Library: Architects and Their Books Tuesday, December 8, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m., at MAS $15, $10 MAS members. Reservations and pre-payment recommended. Purchase tickets online or call 212 935 2075. MAP.