OCCAS has invited Pippo Ciorra, Chief Curator of Architecture, MAXXI, Rome to lecture on “Sustainability: A Claim for Aesthetics”, as part of The Oslo Triennale 2013. Ciorra will give a critical, exibitionary view on sustainability through Re-cycling and Energy, drawing on his two recent shows ENERGY. Oil and Post-Oil Architecture and Grids (2013) and Re-Cycle. Strategies for Architecture, City and Planet (2012). Professor Ciorra will address contemporary questions concerning architecture, aesthetics and the sustainability vulgata. Organized and moderated by Professor Mari Lending, OCCAS, Institute of Form, Theory and History.