D-CritMade in America: Photographer Christopher Payne with Julie Lasky

Mon, Dec 4, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Photographer Christopher Payne discusses his new book Made in America, featuring his work documenting U.S. factories operating at all scales, from textiles to candy, airplanes to newspapers. Payne, who is trained as an architect, captures industrial production processes through the lens of design. His presentation will be followed by an onstage conversation with design journalist Julie Lasky. Our last event of the fall semester is held in memory of D-Crit faculty member Ralph Caplan.

Doors open at 6:00pm.

Speaking begins at 6:30pm.

Reception to follow in the theater lobby, with a book signing hosted by Head Hi and books available for purchase.

The 2023 Ralph Caplan Memorial Lecture is produced by SVA MA Design Research, Writing & Criticism, and supported by SVA BFA Interior Design: Built Environments and Museum of 21st Century Design.