R&R Studios Retail Apocalypse

Roberto Behar and Rosario Marquardt of R&R Studios Participate in RETAIL APOCALYPSE

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Roberto Behar and Rosario Marquardt of R&R Studios Participate in RETAIL APOCALYPSE

By UM News
R&R STUDIOS, the multidisciplinary office of U-SoA's Professor Roberto Behar and Rosario Marquardt is participating in the landmark exhibition RETAIL APOCALYPSE at the ETH in Zurich and Harvard GSD in Boston. The exhibition investigates the history of retail architecture from High and Main Street to the current dead Malls and turns into online shopping. The exhibition includes interventions and projects by historians, artists and architects such as Franco Albini and Franca Held, Gae Aulenti, Tomas Avermaete & Janina Gosseye, David Chipperfield, Christo, Salvador Dali, Sigfried Giedion, Herzog de Meuron, Rem Koohaas, Claes Oldenburg,  Lilly Reich, SITE, Venturi-Scott Brown, and Andy Warhol and more. The exhibition is curated by Fredi Fischli and Niels Olsen (ETH Zurich) in collaboration with Mark Lee (Harvard University Graduate School of Design).