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A Conversation: Juhani Pallasmaa and Peter Zumthor

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17 Jan. 2018 at 18:00 Dipoli, Otakaari 24, Espoo The legendary encounter between the two Grand Old Men of architecture is organised by Aalto University’s Department of Architecture and the Museum of Finnish Architecture in the framework of the Architecture Speaks! lecture series. The event is open to all and free of charge. The venue is predicted to be full …

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Finnish rooftop sauna open in the heart of London

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As the celebration of Finland’s centenary of independence draws on its conclusion, a Finnish sauna has opened on the banks of the River Thames. The project is a result of Aalto University and Southbank Centre’s cooperation and will be open until December 30. The sauna is located on the Queen Elizabeth Hall roof terrace in Southbank. The project is a …

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Architecture Speaks lectures in 2017–2018

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8.11. Vincent de Rijk 15.11. Christof Mayer / Raumlabor Berlin 29.11. Donatella Fioretti / Bruno Fioretti Marquez Architekten 17.1. keskustelu: Juhani Pallasmaa ja Peter Zumthor 7.2. Petra Gipp 21.3. Carlos Castanheira The lecture series curated by Aalto University’s Associate Professor of Architectural Principles and Theory Jenni Reuter continues this year. The lectures will take place both at Aalto University in …

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Professor positions open at Aalto University

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Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture invites applications for the following Professor positions: Tenure Track or Tenured Professor in Urban Design Practices The position is to be filled at Assistant or Associate Professor level of the Aalto University tenure track system. The focus of the professorship is on creating new knowledge and developing tools and methods for the …

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13th Quo Vadis Architectura? Nils Erik Wickberg Lectures 2017

Mixing the Private and the Public in the City

Mixing the Private and the Public in the City Aalto University, Otakaari 1, Espoo 1st floor, lecture hall C 6 October, 2017 at 13.15–19.00 The boundaries of Public and Private have constantly changed during history and they are still changing. In the Roman patrician dwellings business and official matters reached a long way into the interiors and in medieval houses …

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Symposium: Positions – New Approaches towards Sustainable Design

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Aalto University, Department of Architecture Monday 11 Sept. 2017 Room A1, Otakaari 1X The symposium is held in English: The symposium aims to provide incentives for new and creative ways of thinking about sustainability in architectural design. To stimulate such new ways of thinking, the invited speakers will present concepts that go beyond conventional approaches and emphasize the potential of …

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Position at Aalto University: Postdoctoral Researcher in Landscape Architecture, deadline Aug. 22

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Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture invites applications for POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER in Landscape Architecture or related fields For a 2-year period starting in October 2017 or as agreed. The position is connected to a newly-established professorship of Landscape Architecture. The postdoctoral researcher’s main duties include research, collaborating with the professor and other research staff of the department, participating …

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