MAC Conference Keynote
We are excited to announce the 2021 MAC Conference opening Keynote Speaker – Director of the Graduate School of Architecture at the University of Johannesburg in South Africa, Mark Raymond!
Mark will kick off our conference on Wednesday, November 3 at 3:00 pm, EDT. His address, “Soon Come: Anticipating Memory” will be livestreamed on MAC’s YouTube channel. The noted architect and educator will reflect on the role museums and architecture can play in helping us to responsively engage our past, embrace our unprecedented contemporary struggles and imagine our future
Mark Raymond has worked on architectural and urban design projects throughout the Caribbean and has also been actively involved with architectural education, lecturing, and teaching at institutions globally. A graduate of the Architectural Association in London, he obtained his PhD through RMIT’s invitational creative practice-based research program and is currently the Director of the Graduate School of Architecture at the University of Johannesburg in South Africa. His current research interests address the engagement of design pedagogy and practice in processes of transformation and social justice.