John Lobell

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Professor Undergraduate Architecture jlobell@pratt.edu 718.399-.4305 p 718.399-.4332 f Brooklyn Campus, Higgins Hall South 311

Current Course Listing (13)

20/FA-ARCH-151-03 History and Theory of Architecture 1

20/FA-ARCH-151-03 History and Theory of Architecture 1

20/FA-ARCH-151-04 History and Theory of Architecture 1

20/FA-ARCH-151-04 History and Theory of Architecture 1

20/FA-ARCH-151-03 History and Theory of Architecture 1

20/FA-ARCH-151-04 History and Theory of Architecture 1

21/SP-ARCH-152-01 History and Theory of Architecture 2

21/SP-ARCH-152-01 History and Theory of Architecture 2

21/SP-ARCH-152-02 History and Theory of Architecture 2

21/SP-ARCH-152-02 History and Theory of Architecture 2

20/FA-ARCH-581A-06 Special Topics

20/FA-PIC-341-01 Visionary Creativity

21/SP-PIC-341-01 Visionary Creativity

Personal URL

http://www.JohnLobell.com

Education

B.A., M.Arch., University of Pennsylvania.

Biography

Design critics and instructors included Denise Scott Brown, Robert Geddes, Romaldo Giurgola, G. Holmes Perkins, and Robert Venturi. Audited courses with Edmund Bacon, Ian McHarg, and Louis Kahn.

Continuing Learning: Mythology with Joseph Campbell (founding Board of Advisors member, Joseph Campbell Foundation). Buddhism with the Dali Lama, Robert Thurman, and Chogyam Trungpa. Shamanism with Michael Harner. Tai Chi with Professor Cheng Man-Ch’ing. Computer science with Herb Tesser.

BOOKS

The Little Green Book
Between Silence and Light: Spirit in the Architecture of Louis I. Kahn;
Joseph Campbell: The Man and His Ideas
Visionary Creativity: How New Worlds are Born

ARTICLES

Numerous articles, papers, and reviews. 

creativitydiscourse.com/406-2

WEBSITES

visionarycreativity.com/wp1

cinemadiscourse.com

generativegenomics.com

PODCASTS

visionaries.podbean.com

LECTURES

1967-present, lectures at over 25 universities and various other venues.        
Over 100 lectures on YouTube with over 100,000 views.

EXHIBITIONS

1967, Environment IV, Corridors, Architectural League of New York.