The opening event of the IAAC Lecture Series 2023/2024 will be on Thursday 19th October with Chris Precht and his Lecture “Architects Anonymous”
Chris Precht is the co-founder of Studio Precht. He is husband to Fei, father to Tio and Emma and an architect in the mountains of Austria.
The Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia (IAAC) is delighted to present his lecture in the framework of the Opening Events of the Academic Year 2023-24.
19:00 Doors Open
19:10 Welcome and Introduction by Daniel Ibañez, IAAC Director
19:30 Opening Lecture by Chris Precht
20:15 Q&A session
Architecture events often present idealistic standards of perfection, concealing the challenges architects face beneath the surface. Precht, with six years of experience in Studio Precht, has learned that the initial enthusiasm of architecture often gives way to a heavy responsibility. Creatives protect their work in a competitive industry, showing confidence and success while keeping as private their failures and conflicts. In this lecture, Chris Precht aims to share the shift in perspective that parenthood has revealed to him, underlining the value of sharing struggles and vulnerability alongside successes as a way to grow. Read the full statement in his post