Internationally recognized venue designer, planner and acoustician Alban Bassuet will to give a lecture at the Bermuda National Gallery, titled - Defining New Platforms of Presentations for the Visual and Performing Arts.
Alban Bassuet is an internationally recognized venue designer, planner and acoustician. He practiced for 15 years at the design and engineering firm Arup in New York. He has created the venue concepts and designed the acoustics of some of the most innovative venues in the world such as the new Greek National Opera House, Le Rosey Concert Hall in Switzerland, the Recital Hall at the Tippet Rise Art Center, or the new contemporary music and opera space at Brown University.
Recognized for pushing the boundaries of representation of the arts, he has collaborated on installation projects with artists such as James Turrell, Ensamble Studio, Ai Wei Wei, Philip Glass, Mark di Suvero, Patrick Dougherty, and Lou Reed, which contribute to his inspiration for creating forward-looking performance spaces.