jo noero | awards | exhibitions | lectures | publications

2010
World Architecture Festival, Barcelona – Keynote Lecture
Turkish Chamber of Architects Biennial Congress, Istanbul – Keynote Lecture
Architectural League of New York at Cooper Union Collage, New York

2009
International Convention of Central European Architects, Budapest– Keynote Lecture

2008
School of Architecture, Maputo
Singapore Architecture Biennale – Keynote Lecture
All Africa Conference, Durban – Keynote Lecture

2007
Sophia Gray Memorial Lecture, Bloemfontein
10th Design Indaba,Cape Town – Keynote Lecture
California College of Art and Design School of Architecture, San Francisco
The Architecture of Memory and Life Lecture Series at the University of Oregon, Eugene
Confrontational Architectures Seminar at the National Catholic University of Peru, Lima
5th Savannah Symposium at the Savannah College of Art and Design, Georgia – Keynote Lecture: “The Making of Public Space”

2005

National Gallery of Art, Lima
Third International Congress of the Australasian Schools of Architecture, Brisbane – Keynote Lecture
University of Sydney School of Architecture, Sydney
Union of International Architecture World Congress, Istanbul

2004
University of Oregon School of Architecture and Allied Arts, Eugene- Pietro Belluschi Memorial Lecture
Portland State University, Oregon – Pietro Belluschi Memorial Lecture

2003
University of Pretoria School of Architecture, Gauteng
7th World Congress on Art Deco at the Old Mutual Building, Cape Town– Keynote Lecture
University of the Witwatersrand School of Architecture and Planning, Johannesburg – School Forum Lecture

2002
Museum of Art, Portland
University of Oregon, Eugene – John Yeon Memorial Lecture
Spring Lecture Series at the California College of Art & Craft, San Francisco
International Conference on Community Asset Management at the University of Pretoria, Gauteng

2001
AC SA International Conference, Istanbul

2000
Chicago Humanities Festival, Chicago – Keynote Lecture
Fall Lecture Series at the University of California School of Architecture, Berkley
Monday Night Lecture Series at the Washington University School of Architecture, St. Louis
Institute of South African Architects Biannual Conference, Bloemfontein
University of Cape Town, Western Cape – Inaugural Lecture
Redesign South Africa through Design Conference at Cape Technikon – Keynote Lecture
AC SA International Conference, Hong Kong – Keynote Lecture
Architectural Association of Iceland at the Nordic House, Reykavic – Lecture: “Architectural Modesty”
Urban Form Series at the Missouri Historical Society, St. Louis
Global Cities Conference at the University of Milwaukee’s Institute for International Studies, St. Louis – Keynote Lecture
International Council of Museums Annual Conference, Lindau – Keynote Lecture: “Museum Architecture at the turn of the Century.”

1999
South African Architectural Students International Conference at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg – Keynote Lecture: “Pragmatism, Modesty and Memory”
African Studies Lecture Series at Washington University, St. Louis– Lecture: “Africa and the End of the Millennium”
Salzburg Seminar/Smithsonian Institute Symposium, Salzburg – Lecture: “Apartheid and the Memory Box”
M.I.T. School of Architecture, Boston – Lecture: “Recent Work”
Symposium at the Washington University School of Architecture, St. Louis – Lecture: “Design, Modernity and American Cities”

1998
AC SA Conference at Washington University, St. Louis – Keynote Lecture: “Memory and Architecture”
Graham Foundation for the Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts, Chicago
Chicago Architects Club, Chicago

1996
Royal Institute of British Architects at Portland Place, London– Lecture: “Gauteng Architecture.”
College of Architecture and Planning at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor – Martin Luther King Memorial Lecture: “Certainty of Context.”
The Martin Luther King Research Symposium on Community Based Research part of the Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program at the University of Michigan’s College of Literature, Science and the Arts, Ann Arbor – Keynote Lecture
Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, Port Elizabeth – Lecture titled: “Sustainable Buildings.”

1995
Annual Conference of the Finnish Association of Architects, Helsinki – Keynote lecture: “Unseen Architecture.”
Africa 95 Festival in Great Britain at the Architectural Association, London – Lecture: “Public Architecture and Settlement – Architectural Practice in South Africa”
All Africa Conference, Cape Town – Lecture: “The Architecture of Development in South Africa.”
Symposium on African Architecture and Urbanism at Washington University, St. Louis– Lecture: “Certainty of Context.”
Shifting the Ground: Rebuilding Social Values In Architecture Conference at the University of Brighton School of Architecture, Brighton – Lecture: “Towards a New Reading of Functionalism and Architectural Form”

1994
Biannual Conference of the Norwegian Association of Architects: International Celebration of Architecture, Røros – Lecture: “Architecture and Development in South Africa Today – Hopes and Challenges.”
Architectural Association, London – Lecture: “Spaces of Johannesburg – The City after Apartheid.”

1993
Architectural Association, London – Lecture: “The Certainty of Context.”
Stockholm Society of Architects at the Royal Institute of Technology School of Architecture, Stockholm – Lecture: “The Architecture of Climate and Use.”
Swedish National Day of Architecture, Stockholm

1990
University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg – Lecture titled: “The Modern Tradition.”

1989
Institute of South African Architects Biannual Conference, Johannesburg – Lecture: “The Brazilian Connection – The Work of Izzi Benjamin.”

1988
University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban – South Africa – Lecture: “Mayibue eAfrica.”

1987
Institute of South African Architects Biannual Conference, Durban – Lecture: “Towards a New Reading of Appropriate Technology.”

1986
University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg – Lecture: “Appropriate Technology.”

1985
Institute of South African Architects Biannual Conference, Cape Town – Lecture: “A Critique of Self Help Housing.”

In addition Jo Noero has lectured at the Biannual Conference of the Association of South African Architectural Students in 1986, 1988, 1990, 1996 and 1999.