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Bonder + Wodiczko’s Memorial to the Abolition of Slavery in Nantes, France continues to receive international attention

August 21st, 2013 by dalexander

The Memorial to the Abolition of Slavery in Nantes, France, designed by RWU Professor of Architecture Julian Bonder and Harvard University Professor and public artist Krzysztof Wodiczko continues to receive extensive international attention following its opening in 2012. This June 2013 Wodiczko and Bonder gave a joint presentation at the Memorial in Nantes, France for scholars and participants to a group from South Africa, Martinique, Guadeloupe, Dominica, the UN, Vietnam, France, Germany, and Ireland. In Barcelona, Spain Bonder lectured at the Centro de Cultura Contempranea de Barcelona (CCCB) within their Metropolis Masters Program, followed by 3 lectures in Lithuania—at the M.K.