19 Oct. 2023

Book Launch: Margarete Schütte-Lihotzky. Architecture, Politics, Gender

Join us for a conversation about the Austrian architect and women’s rights activist Margarete Schütte-Lihotzky.

On October 19, join us for a panel discussion with Austrian art historian Dr. Bernadette Reinhold and German art historian Dr. Marcel Bois, moderated by Dr. Stephanie Buhmann, Head of Visual Arts, Architecture and Design at the Austrian Cultural Forum New York.

The topic focuses on Margarete Schütte-Lihotzky (1897-2000), widely recognized as Austria’s first female architect, a pioneer in social architecture, the inventor of the Frankfurt Kitchen, a women’s rights activist, and a resistance hero against Nazi dictatorship. The discussion takes place in the year of the English edition release of the book “Margarete Schütte-Lihotzky. Architecture. Politics. Gender.” edited by Dr. Bernadette Reinhold and Dr. Marcel Bois.

WHEN: Thursday, October 19, 7pm
WHERE: Austrian Cultural Forum New York, 11 East 52nd Street New York, NY 10022


Please visit the ACFNY website for more information on the event.