Lewis at FAU: You Cannot Not Know History (202.8KB)
In March 2014, Lewis delivered a lecture on Philip Johnson at the MetroLAB of the FAU School of Architecture. She surveyed the vast professional history of Johnson through the lens of his interest in history.
Mod Weekend 2014--click here
Tropic's annual celebration of midcentury modern and beyond. March 13-16 in Fort Lauderdale. Lewis hosted the film festival portion of the event. Films on the architecture of Richard Neutra, Paul Rudolph and the team of Charles and Ray Eames were featured.
Architectural and Design Film Festival--click here
ADFF worked with Mod Weekend to program the weekend's films. See their full offerings and future events at link above.
Miami Herald Review of A Chapel in a Cathedral of Nature at CGM
Review of Robin Hill photos of Glass House. Show opened in October 2013 and was curated by Lewis.
PBS to broadcast documentary on New York's prominent skyscrapers
Film to be shown on PBS nationwide in December 2011.
Glass House: Conversations in Context (click here)
Film of Hilary Lewis at inaugural event of Conversations in Context plus more information on series.
Conversations in Context features artists, architects, designers, historians and critics, ranging from Paul Goldberger of The New Yorker to artist David Salle. Lewis led the inaugural program in May 2011. All events take place at the Glass House site in New Canaan, Connecticut.
A brief film of Lewis's program is now being screened on the Glass House's website.
Glass House Conversations
Blog from Glass House on broad topics of architecture and design, featuring comments by Lewis
Modern House Day: Symposium and Tour
In May, Lewis was a key speaker at the New Canaan Historical Society's annual Modern House Day Symposium and Tour. (Buildings by John Black Lee, Eliot Noyes and Landis Gore were part of this year's tour.) She presented an overview of Philip Johnson's lifelong fascination with landscape and how this influenced his design of the Glass House.
Glass House Celebrates at Sotheby's
Proceeds go to support the ongoing preservation of the Glass House site in New Canaan, Connecticut.
The New York Times Sleeps Over at the Glass House
Lewis's comments on Johnson feature prominently in this piece on a nighttime visit to the Glass House -- available to a rare few.
Architect's Newspaper visits Glass House
Lewis and her Conversation in Context discussed in the Architect's Newspaper.
In Philip Johnson's Glass House, His Masterly Vision is Crystal Clear by Philip Kennicott in the Washington Post
Martha Stewart on Sirius Radio: Design Trends with Gael Towey, Interview with Hilary Lewis at Glass House
Lewis has spoken to audiences nationwide.
Venues have included:
Chicago Architecture Foundation
Harvard Club of New York City
National Academy of Design
National Building Museum
National Trust for Historic Preservation
New School University
New York Academy of Art
Guggenheim Museum, New York
Texas Book Festival