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First Thursday: Pruitt-Igoe Now Exhibit Opens at AIA Portland | Center for Architecture
Thursday, November 1, 2012 - 5:00pm to Thursday, November 1, 2012 - 9:00pm
First Thursday: Pruitt-Igoe Now Exhibit Opens at AIA Portland | Center for Architecture

 

Pruitt-Igoe Now
Exhibit
Opening Thursday, November 1 (First Thursday), 5 - 9pm
Runs November 1 - December 21, 2012
AIA Portland | Center for Architecture, 403 NW 11th Avenue, Portland, Oregon

The 2012 Pruitt-Igoe Now ideas competition invited participants to submit their visions for the future of the 33-acre now-vacant site of the controversial St. Louis housing project, and was organized by Nora Wendl, Assistant Professor of Architecture at Portland State University, and Michael Allen, Director of the Preservation Research Office, St. Louis, Missouri. Opening First Thursday, November 1, this exhibit will showcase entries to the Pruitt-Igoe Now competition and is curated by Nora Wendl.

The Pruitt-Igoe Now exhibit is offered by urbanLAB::PDX and the Portland State University Department of Architecture. Free and open to the public.