Benoît Jacquet

Online conferences:

2009 : "Compromising Modernity: Japanese Monumentality during World War II," New York University (NYU), Institute of Fine Arts, New York, 8 mars 2009.

http://vimeo.com/7087055

2014 : "Spatialités japonaises," EPFL - Archizoom, Lausanne, 25 septembre 2014.

http://archizoom.epfl.ch/Benoit_Jacquet

2015 : "Les problématiques de la recherche en architecture au Japon," Collège de France, Paris, 16 janvier 2015.

http://www.college-de-france.fr/site/jean-louis-cohen/symposium-2015-01-16-11h00.htm


Scientific talks (selection):
"The Influence of Milieu in the Residential Architecture of Shinohara Kazuo," Chongqing University, September 24, 2003.
"The Formation of Tange Kenzō’s Thought," Leuven University, February 20, 2004.

"Principles of Latent Monumentality in Tange Kenzō’s Concepts of Tradition and Creation," Kansai University, Osaka, September 3, 2005.

"Japanese Monumentality in the Modern Age: A study of Tange Kenzō’s Early Works (1942-1956)," Kyoto Lectures, EFEO/ISEAS, Kyoto, April 14, 2006.

"Tradition as Image? The Power of Icons in the Making of Japanese Modern Monumentality,"  Basel University, Eikones, September 3, 2006.

"Principles of Monumentality in the environmental tradition: A Study of Maekawa Kunio and Tange Kenzō’s Architectural Discourses," Yokohama University, September 9, 2006.

"Overcoming Western Modernity: Principles of Monumentality in Tange Kenzō’s Daitōa Memorial (1942)," Kyoto University, December 9, 2006.

"Places of immanence: A Reinterpretation of the Origins of Architecture in Wartime Japan," Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, May 15, 2007.

"Urban Modernization from Far East to Eastern Europe: Tange Kenzō and the Reconstruction Scheme for the Centre of Skopje", ENS Lyon, August 30, 2008.

"Des regards modernes sur la tradition : l’ambivalence des discours sur l’architecture et les jardins des villas impériales de Kyōto," INHA, Paris, October 17, 2008.

"Les mots et les discours sur la monumentalité de l’architecture japonaise," Kyoto Institute of Technology, December 13, 2008.

"Compromising Modernity: Japanese Monumentality during World War II," New York University, Institute of Fine Arts, March 8, 2009.

http://vimeo.com/7087055

"Modern Discourses on Katsura Villa: The Construction of Japanese Modern Architecture," Tainan University, April 11, 2009.

"Reduction to Japan-ness: Discourses on Katsura Villa," Kyoto Seika University, June 28, 2009.

"Modern Gazes on Japanese Architecture," Nagoya Kinjō gakuin, February 2 2009 (in Japanese).

"Modern Gazes on Katsura Villa: A Crossed History of Japanese Architecture," Kyoto University, December 14, 2009 (in Japanese).

"Katsura Villa and its Gardens: The Invention of a Japanese Modernity in the 1930s," Ochanomizu National University, Tokyo, July 4, 2010 (in Japanese).

"What is Japanese Architecture? Katsura villa in the 20th Century," The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, School of Architecture, New York, April 8, 2011.

"Defining a Japanese Modern Monumentality: Tange Kenzō’s Early Works," Harvard University, Graduate School of Design, PhD seminar, April 18, 2011.

"Du chemin de pèlerinage à la place publique : diverses approches de l’espace sacré au Japon," EHESS, Paris, April 29, 2011.

Benoît Jacquet
Benoît Jacquet

Maître de conférences

Histoire et théories de l'architecture au Japon



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