Fire! English Architects’ Observations on the Paris Conflagrations during the Commune, 1871
10:30pm – 12:00am
NYU Department of Art History, 301 Silver Center, 100 Washington Square East, New York, NY 10003Register
NYU M.A. in Historical and Sustainable Architecture
Tanis Hinchcliffe, Lecturer NYU London. Recent tragedies remind us that fire is the enemy of buildings. This lecture considers the reactions of English architects to fires deliberately set during the Paris Commune of 1871.