Gordon H. Smith Lecture
Elizabeth Diller is a co-founding partner of Diller Scofidio + Renfro (DS+R). Alongside co-founder Ricardo Scofidio, Liz’s cross-genre work has been distinguished with TIME’s “100 Most Influential People” list and the first MacArthur Foundation fellowship awarded in the field of architecture. She led two cultural works significant to New York: The Shed and the expansion of MoMA. Liz also created, directed and produced The Mile-Long Opera, an immersive choral work staged on the High Line. Currently, Liz is leading the design of the Centre for Music - a permanent home for the London Symphony Orchestra, and a new Collection and Research Centre for the V&A in London’s Olympic Park. Liz is a Professor of Architecture at Princeton University.