Philip Johnson: Portraits (2006)

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Philip Johnson: Portraits (2006)

Architect Philip Johnson. Ezio Peterson, 2001.
Architect Philip Johnson. Ezio Peterson, 2001.

Reflections on the legendary architect Philip Johnson organized and hosted by Terence Riley, former Philip Johnson Chief Curator of Architecture and Design for MoMA. Also appearing, Robert AM Stern, Dean of Yale School of Architecture; and critic, curator, filmmaker and Johnson biographer Jeff Kipnis of the Knowlton School of Architecture at Ohio State University. A short CBS documentary, This Is... Philip Johnson, is also heard. MoMA Director Glenn Lowry introduces the program.

This event was part of a symposium and critical retrospective on the life and career of Philip Johnson held Feb.16-18, 2006 and organized by the Yale School of Architecture in collaboration with the Museum of Modern Art. The conference, titled Philip Johnson and the Constancy of Change, took place at both MoMA and Yale. (93 minutes)

Originally aired 4/17/06
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