Lectures and Public Events

Note - This is an outside event organized by the Neutra Institute (not the Neutra VDL Research House)

Saturday April 23 2016 5:30-7:00
Wine reception at VDL

Saturday April 23 2016 7:00-9:00pm
VIP Dinner at VDL

For more information visit Dion Neutra's website at


July 13 - September 13, 2014 COMPETING UTOPIAS
An Experimental Installation of Cold War Modern Design from East and West in One Context

Friday September 7th 2012 @7pM, Film screening of "Furtivo" by Xavier Veilhan

October 29 2011, Franz Liszt: A Celebration of the Bicentennial, Charles Parsons, Piano

October 22 2011, Archinect Sessions: Ray Kappe

November 17 2011, An Evening with Barton Myers, FAIA

June 18 2011, World Monuments Fund and Neutra VDL joint benefit

May 7th 2011, Outpost for Contemporary Art and Neutra VDL joint benefit

APRIL 9th and 10th 2011, 85th Anniversary Party for Neutra Architecture 1926-2011, and Neutra home tours (Neutra Institute for Surval Through Design Benefit)

March 1st 2011, David Nye Lecture: From Wartime Necessity to Cultural Rorschach Test (1935-2003)

November 17 2010, FORT DA // SAMPLER
A site specific installation by artist Santiago Borja for the Neutra VDL Research House.

October 26 2010, Tom Hines
Professor Hines presented his new book: "Architecture Of The Sun: Los Angeles Modernism, 1900-1970."

September 11 2010, Archinect Sessions
The Future of Urbanism featuring moderator Orhan Ayyuce, and guests Bryan Finoki (Subtopia) and Geoff Manaugh (BLDGBLOG.) Filmed recording of event is available for viewing on Archinect

May 8th and May 22nd 2010, Music Series
The Neutra VDL house is pleased to announce its first Music Concert Series. Music Students from Cal Poly Pomona will perform concerts on May 8 and May 22.

March 31 2009, An Evening with Richard Longstreth
Cal Poly Pomona's College of Environmental Design and the Los Angeles Conservancy invite you to an evening cocktail party and fundraiser at the Neutra VDL House.

May 20 2008, Green L.A.
Discussion hosted by Jonathan Parfrey (Green L.A.) and Jenna Didier (Materials and Applications.)

April 26 2008, Fundraising Event
Hosted by Cal Poly Pomona College of Environmental Design, Raymond Neutra and Kelly Lynch.

June 7 2008, SAH/SCC Event
Hosted by SAH/SCC an afternoon conversation with John Berley, Lauren Weiss Bricker, Ph.D., Dion Neutra, Barbara Lamprecht and Sarah Lorenzen, AIA.

July 17 2008, deLab event
Hosted by deLab and Architect's Newspaper an evening fundraiser.
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