TED Talks - Art

TED Talks - Art

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Alison Killing: There’s a better way to die, and architecture can help

In this short, provocative talk, architect Alison Killing looks at buildings where death and dying happen -- cemeteries, hospitals, homes. The way we ... Read more

March 30, 2015 | 5 min

Theaster Gates: How to revive a neighborhood: with imagination, beauty and art

Theaster Gates, a potter by training and a social activist by calling, wanted to do something about the sorry state of his neighborhood on the south s... Read more

March 26, 2015 | 17 min

Marc Kushner: Why the buildings of the future will be shaped by ... you

"Architecture is not about math or zoning -- it's about visceral emotions," says Marc Kushner. In a sweeping — often funny — talk, he zooms through th... Read more

March 10, 2015 | 18 min

Angelo Vermeulen: How to go to space, without having to go to space

"We will start inhabiting outer space," says Angelo Vermeulen, crew commander of a NASA-funded Mars simulation. "It might take 50 years or it might ta... Read more

February 19, 2015 | 7 min

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