Chris Fraser, Developing a Mutable Horizon, 2011. Site-specific installation with drywall, paint and ambient light. Commissioned by the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, California. Courtesy of the artist. © Chris Fraser

    Biosphere 2, Oracle, Arizona

    Kitt Peak National Observatory, southwest of Tucson, Arizona

    Arcosanti, Mayer, Arizona

Participatory Architecture: Arcosanti, Biosphere II, and Kitt Peak Observatory

Thu, Oct 29, 7:00 p.m.

Free Event


Artist Chris Fraser, historian Larry Busbea and critic Jonathon Keats consider the influence of Arizona’s experimental architecture on Fraser’s SMoCA installation. Busbea and Keats will also discuss their respective book projects, The Responsive Environment, Aesthetics, Design, and Ecology in the 1970s and You Belong to the Universe: The Meaning of Buckminster Fuller.