In 1968\, American architects Robert Venturi\, Denise Scott Brown\, and Steven Izenour\, together with students from Yale University\, made the c ity of Las Vegas the object of their study. Their findings\, published in the 1972 book\, Learning from Las Vegas\, are legendary\, extendi ng the categories of the ordinary\, the ugly\, and the social into archite cture. Offering great insight into the creation of this groundbreaking pub lication\, Las Vegas Studio: Images from the Archives of Robert Ventur i and Denise Scott Brown presents original research materials from th e archives of Venturi Scott Brown Associates\, including over 80 photograp hs and a selection of films shot during the authors' research that were a crucial aspect of their architectural study. Las Vegas Studio: Images from the Archives of Robert Venturi and Denise Scott Brown is curated by Martino Stierli and Hilar Stadler in collaboration with artist Peter F ischli. MOCA's presentation\, organized by MOCA Curator Philipp Kaiser\, f ollows presentations at Museum im Bellpark\, Kriens\, Switzerland\; Deutsc hes Architekturmuseum\, Frankfurt\, Germany\; and Yale School of Architect ure\, Connecticut.


Las Vegas Studio: Images From the Archive of Robe rt Venturi and Denise Scott Brown is organized by The Museum im Bellp ark\, Kriens.


MOCA's presentation is made possible by endowment support from The Ron Burkle Endowment for Architecture and Design Programs. Genero us support for MOCA Pacific Design Center is provided by Charles S. Cohen.

LOCATION:MOCA Pacific Design Center\,8687 Melrose Ave. \nWest Hollywood\, C A 90069 SUMMARY:Las Vegas Studio: Images from the Archives Of Robert Venturi and De nise Scott Brown\, Denise Scott Brown\, Robert Venturi END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR