Architecture on the Page: Recent Books from Wayne State University Press

May 15 2022 | 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Our latest Community Gallery exhibition, on display from April through June, celebrates the work of Albert Kahn. Join us for a panel discussion about the legendary architect's impact in the city of Detroit and some of the significant buildings he created. Tours of the Albert Kahn exhibit will take place after the program.

The event will take place in the museum's auditorium. 

Panelists include: 


  • Stephanie Williams, publisher, WSU Press
  • Michael Hodges, author of Building the Modern World: Albert Kahn in Detroit 
  • Michael G. Smith, author of Designing Detroit: Wirt Rowland and the Rise of Modern American Architecture
  • John Gallagher (emcee), author of Reimagining Detroit: Opportunities for Redefining an American City and AIA Detroit: The American Institute of Architects Guide to Detroit Architecture
  • Deborah Lubera Kawsky author of Alexander Girard, Architect: Creating Midcentury Modern Masterpieces

Admission to this program is free but space is limited.

Register now