Yale School of Architecture has announced a panel discussion, “The Structure of Light: Richard Kelly and the Illumination of Modern Architecture,” to be held Friday, October 1, 2010 from 2:00 PM – 5:30 PM at the Paul Rudolph Hall, 180 York St., New Haven, CT.

The panel discussion is part of a two-day symposium “The Structure of Light: Richard Kelly and the Illumination of Modern Architecture,” which presents aspects of Kelly’s work in its historical context and examines its legacy in architectural illumination today. Historians and practitioners from Europe, New Zealand and the United States will discuss the roles of artificial light and daylight as “building materials” in modern and contemporary architecture. Participants include Barry Bergdoll, Martin Bressani, Alice Friedman, Sandy Isenstadt, Bart Lootsma, David Nye, Alan Plattus and Margaret Maile Petty.

This event is open to the general public and admission is free.