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“Bob & Denise” at the Affordable Art Fair

April 29th, 2010

Friday, May 7th at 6:30pm and Sunday, May 9th at 2:00pm, director Jim Venturi will discuss the making of SAVING LIEB HOUSE and BOB & DENISE: A Film About Robert Venturi and Denise Scott Brown.

The Affordable Art Fair. 7 West 34th Street, New York, NY

Venturi & Scott Brown Receive Anne d’Harnoncourt Award in Philadelphia

April 28th, 2010

At an awards luncheon on April 27th, 2010, Robert Venturi & Denise Scott Brown were presented with the Anne d’Harnoncourt Award for Artistic Excellence. Given by the Arts & Business Council of Greater Philadelphia, the Anne d’Harnoncourt Award recognizes individuals who have made lifetime contributions to American culture through the arts.

SAVING LIEB HOUSE World Premiere at Newport Beach Film Festival

April 26th, 2010

On April 24th, 2010 SAVING LIEB HOUSE enjoyed its world premiere at the Newport Beach Film Festival, kicking off the Architecture Shorts Program as part of the NBFF 2010 Art, Architecture and Design film series.

It was great to see so many new people sharing their enthusiasm for the film at the Q&A given by director Jim Venturi. Thanks to all the friends of Lieb House who came and supported us.

We would like to express our gratitude to the organizers of the Newport Beach Film Festival for giving us this great opportunity.

Jim Venturi speaks at Breather Conference

March 27th, 2010

Breather Conference
March 22nd, 2010
Agnes Scott College, Atlanta, Georgia

A screening of SAVING LIEB HOUSE was followed by a talk on complexity & contradiction in the work of Robert Venturi and Denise Scott Brown given by director Jim Venturi.


December 15th, 2009

11th December 2009

What a great turnout for the New York premiere of SAVING LIEB HOUSE! Two back-to-back screenings at NYU Tisch School of the Arts were enthusiastically received and followed by a lively Q&A given by director Jim Venturi.

Screening in New Jersey - Nov 19

November 11th, 2008

Upcoming film screening and talk by Jim Venturi at Mercer County Community College as part of their Distinguished Lecture Series.

Nov 19, 2008, 12:00 pm
Mercer County Community College
Communications Building, Room 107
West Windsor Campus
1200 Old Trenton Road
West Windsor, NJ 08550
(Free and open to public)

Many thanks to Mel Leipzig and Judy Katz for making this event possible.

More information is available at MCCC’s website.

PS. Our Melbourne screening yesterday evening was a full success. 130 people attended the event. Thank you to all who joined!!

Australia Premiere November 10

October 24th, 2008

Learning from Bob and Denise is coming to Melbourne, Australia!

Rooftop Cinema will host a showing of our 13-minute film preview. Guest speaker: Peter Corrigan

Nov 10, 2008, 9:00pm
Rooftop Cinema
Curtin House, 252 Swanston Street
Melbourne, Australia
$10 Admission
(Proceeds directly support the production of the film)

A special thank you to event organizer David White and event hosts Barrie Barton and Tim Peach.

Open House New York - October 4

September 28th, 2008

Learning from Bob and Denise will be part of Open House New York Weekend 2008!

Saturday, October 4, 2008
Show times: 1pm 2:30pm 4pm

Kimmel Center for University Life (Room 808) at 60 Washington Square South, New York, NY
You will need to have a photo ID to get into the building and sign-in.

Screening of the 13-minute film preview
Brief talk by Jim Venturi
Q&A session with the audience after the film

Please RSVP at christina@BobandDenise.org and let us know what show time works best for you.

A special thank you to the Open House New York team for all their support and for making this event possible. To learn more about Open House New York, please visit their website at www.ohny.org.

Thank you.

Chicago Premiere - June 4

May 15th, 2008

Learning from Bob and Denise is coming to Chicago!
The film preview will be the opening act of Pecha Kucha Night Volume 5.

Wednesday, June 4, 2008, 7:45pm
3855 N. Lincoln Avenue
Chicago, IL 60613
Map and directions

I will give a brief talk after the screening. To learn more about Pecha Kucha Chicago and how to by tickets click here.

Film Trailer Screening - April 11

March 27th, 2008

We are racing to complete the film by the end of this year. In the meantime, please join us for another film preview screening event in New York.

Friday, April 11, 6:00-8:00pm
Center for Architecture
AIA New York Chapter
536 LaGuardia Place
Main Lecture Hall
New York
(Map and directions)

The event is free of charge. Please RSVP here.

Looking forward to seeing you there.


PS. This past Monday, I gave a talk at the University of Pennsylvania, School of Design, coupled with a screening of our trailer. Lisa Roberts, author of Antiques of the Future, made an exciting introduction of the project. Over 150 people joined the event! Thank you.