SAF Special Event: Unbuilt Rudolph Exhibition

  • Thursday, May 16, 2019
  • 5:30 PM
  • Saturday, June 15, 2019
  • 2:00 PM
  • 265 S Orange Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236

SAF Special Event:
Unbuilt Rudolph Exhibition at the CFAS


This exhibition, consisting of high-quality reproductions of Paul Rudolph drawings from the Library of Congress, examines Rudolph's architectural designs that never made it past the drawing board. The exhibition features 13 projects between 1948-1956, some in partnership with Ralph Twitchell (1890-1978), and others created during Rudolph’s independent practice in Sarasota.

All of the projects are located in Florida, eight of them in Sarasota. The building types range from residential to civic to commercial, featuring houses, a church, an airport, retail facilities, and a fraternity house. Many of the projects contain the seeds of architectural ideas that would later come to fruition in built works by Rudolph such as the Umbrella House, Walker Guest House, Sarasota High School and Milam Residence.

Overall, the exhibition provides a glimpse of how Paul Rudolph’s already impressive legacy could have been even more remarkable had these projects actually been constructed.   

EXHIBITION OPENING RECEPTION
Thursday May 16, 2019
5:30p – 7:30p
Free Admission

EXHIBITION WALK THROUGH
with Christopher Wilson, PhD
Thursday, May 30, 2019

5:30p - 7:30p

LECTURE: PAUL RUDOLPH SARASOTA/ YALE/THE WORLD
with Carl Abbott, FAIA
Thursday June 6, 2019
5:30p - 7:30p

Click here to register on the CFAS website for the special events listed above.

Questions? Please contact CFAS: 941-350-5430 info@cfasrq.org

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