MAS Context Fall Talks 2017

Charles Rice: Interior Urbanism

October 12, 2017 at 6PM

Lecture by architectural historian, theorist, and author Charles Rice that took place at the Society of Architectural Historians.


Interior Urbanism

During his presentation, Charles Rice discussed aspects of his recent book Interior Urbanism, reflecting on the way in which the oeuvre of John Portman has gained prominence in the last few years, and what this might mean for critical accounts of urban development.

Charles Rice contributed to our Hidden issue with his article “Space Travel.” You can read it online at

Video shot and edited by Matthew Goetz of Lucid Creative Agency.

Thanks to the Society of Architectural Historians for hosting the event.