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First Wednesday @ Ciao Chicago. An Italian Design night

  • Ciao Chicago 1656 West Chicago Avenue Chicago, IL, 60622 United States (map)
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The panelists will discuss how filmmakers use architecture not as a backdrop and content of the film but as a device to materialise the inner conflict of their characters. He will show one or two clips from different movies that show cases the use of “doors” to illuminate the concept. 

Learning objective: 

  • Examine the role of architecture in visual storytelling
  • Use architecture and space as a storytelling device
  • Identify subjective ideas that is objectified through use of space

Our guest speakers: 

JOAN CRAIG, Lichten Craig Architecture + Interiors

ALIREZA KHATAMI, Filmmaker and assistant professor at De Paul University