Cornell Celebrates "Lumen" at MoMA PS1

 

Join us for the biggest party of summer! Cornell takes over the MoMA PS1 courtyard for an outdoor art and design experience. Enjoy private access to Architecture, Art, and Planning (AAP) associate professor Jenny Sabin’s Lumen installation, which the New York Times proclaims as a must-see “cultural highlight” in NYC this summer. Meet other alumni, students, parents, and friends as you enjoy refreshments and music by Cornellian DJ FRiTZO. Plus, AAP graduate students will be on hand to teach you about the installation. 
Top photo credit: Jesse Winters Photography

Read about
Lumen in the press:
Cornell Chronicle
Wall Street Journal
Artnet.com

Event Details:
Date: Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Time: 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
*Jenny Sabin will give brief remarks at 7:30 p.m.
Location: MoMA PS1
22-25 Jackson Ave, Long Island City, NY 11101
Cost: $35 for current students and young alumni classes 2008 – 2017
$45 all alumni, parents, friends
Includes beer/wine/soft drinks; appetizers; private access to “Lumen”
Tickets Here | See Who’s Coming
Event Questions? Contact Ilana Dimbleby

VIDEO TOUR: SNEAK PEAK! 360 TOUR OF “LUMEN" 



About Jenny Sabin:
Sabin is the Arthur L. and Isabel B. Wiesenberger Associate Professor in the area of design and emerging technologies in the Department of Architecture at in the College of Architecture, Art and Planning at Cornell University. Her work is at the forefront of a new direction for 21st-century architectural practice — one that investigates the intersections of architecture and science, and applies insights and theories from biology and mathematics to the design of material structures. She is principal of Jenny Sabin Studio, an experimental architectural design studio based in Philadelphia, and director of the Sabin Design Lab at Cornell AAP, a hybrid research and design unit with specialization in computational design, data visualization, and digital fabrication. Sabin was awarded a Pew Fellowship in the Arts in 2010, and in 2011 was named a United States Artists (USA) Knight Fellow in Architecture and Design, one of 50 artists and designers awarded nationally by USA. She was recently awarded the prestigious Architectural League Prize for Young Architects by the Architectural League of New York.

About djFRiTZo:
djFRiTZo is a DJ , filmmaker, and native Brooklynite. djFritzo began DJing at Cornell University to help cover tuition and after graduation he returned to NY and started directing music videos while djing in some of NY's most memorable venues. Today djFritzo spins at many media events like fashion shows, book releases, film parties and art exhibits. With a vinyl collection of over 50,000 records his knowledge of music is expansive and ever growing. With a focus on mixing different genres: Classic Hip Hop, R&B, Salsa, Global, House, Pop and Reggae, he is a true open format DJ.  Recently  djFritzo was selected to DJ on American TV for the NFL Network's 2014 Super Bowl specials.  As a filmmaker djFritzo made his directorial debut with “NightDriver” – a short-film which mixes both his passions for music and the urban landscape in a witty narrative. djFritzo promises to bring a fresh and unique experience to every event, highlighting beats and rhythms from his diverse and rich cultural heritage. Follow him on Instagram @djfritzo.

Brought to you by: College of Architecture, Art, and Planning; Cornell Alumni Affairs and Development, Northeast Corridor; Cornell Student and Young Alumni Programs




Contact Information:


Event Questions? Contact Ilana Dimbleby
ilana.carlin@cornell.edu
Registration Questions? Contact Karen Barnes
karen.barnes@cornell.edu




 

Date & Location

Date: 8/16/2017
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Long Island City, NY