Tag Archives: lecture

Global Awards 2014 winner Martin Rajniš lectures at MFA

Rozhledna Doubravka. Martin Rajniš, David Kubík, Tomáš Kosnar, Sven Nevlida. Source: hutarchitektury.cz.

One of the five Global Awards for Sustainable Architecture 2014 awardees, Czech architect Martin Rajniš, lectures at the Museum of Finnish Architecture in Helsinki on Wednesday 26 November 2014 at 18:00. His lecture is entitled Experimental Wooden Constructions and it will be held in English. Martin Rajniš, b. 1944 in Prague, is known for his life-long career in ecological design and wooden architecture. He has also …

Read More »

Alvar Aalto Academy’s autumn lecture on Sigurd Lewerentz


Alvar Aalto Academy invites to hear a public lecture entitled Sigurd Lewerentz: Flesh in the Air on Thursday 27 November 2014 at 17:00 at the Sähkötalo auditorium in Helsinki. Claes Caldenby, professor emeritus at Chalmers University of Technology, discusses the prolific career and life of the Swedish pioneer of functionalism, Sigurd Lewerentz (1885–1975). The lecture will be held in English and admission …

Read More »

Winy Maas at Wickberg Lectures 2014: Never Stop!

Dipoli. Reima ja Raili Pietilä, 1966.

“The Helsinki Guggenheim competition is insane!”, wailed Winy Maas when showing his calculations of jury duty with 1,715 entries and an exceptionally tight schedule. Maas, the director and founding partner of the epic MVRDV office, made his keynote speech at the 10th Nils Erik Wickberg Lectures at Dipoli, Espoo. Addressing a full house, he roused the audience with a direct question: how much value are we putting on new …

Read More »

Newtopias seminar in Espoo: Keynote by Winy Maas


Updated programme Quo Vadis Architectura? 10th Nils Erik Wickberg Lectures 2014 What is the role of Utopias in art, design, architecture, urbanism and landscape architecture today? Keynote: Winy Maas / MVRDV. Tuesday 23.9.2014 at 8:30-18:30, Dipoli Auditorio, Otaniemi, Espoo. Event announcement on Aalto University web site: architecture.aalto.fi/en/current/events/wickberg2014.      

Read More »

Rossana Hu lectures Wed 3 Sept 2014 at the Museum of Finnish Architecture

Architect Rossana Hu will lecture at the Museum of Finnish Architecture, Helsinki, on Wednesday 3 Sept '14 at 18:00.

Architect Rossana Hu, a founding partner of Shanghai–based Neri&Hu, lectures at the Museum of Finnish Architecture on Wednesday 3 September at 18:00. Neri&Hu is known as an inter-disciplinary architectural design practice. Besides providing architecture and master planning services the office is known by their interior-, graphic-, and product design projects. Rossana Hu and her partner Lyndon Neri are named Wallpaper* Magazine’s Designer …

Read More »

Quo Vadis Architectura? Winy Maas keynote lecturer at Nils Erik Wickberg lectures


Quo Vadis Architectura? Nils Erik Wickberg Lectures 2014 Newtopias – Parallel Dreaming in Architecture, Design and Art What is the role of Utopias in art, design, architecture, urbanism and landscape architecture today? The annual lecture event organised by Aalto University, School of Arts and Design, Department of Architecture announces esteemed Winy Maas as the keynote speaker in 2014. Maas is the founding …

Read More »

Rebellious New Dutch


It was almost full house at the Museum of Finnish Architecture on Monday 5 May for Indira van ‘t Klooster to lecture about the updated ideals of new Dutch architecture. Ms. Klooster is the editor-in-chief of A10, an architectural magazine dedicated to disseminate knowledge about contemporary architecture from the pan-European perspective. Her visit to Finland was initiated and facilitated by …

Read More »

TamArk’s lecture series end with Alvisi-Kirimoto + Partners


TamArk’s visiting lecture series end with a lecture by Arabella Rocca from Alvisi-Kirimoto + Partners. The lecture event will take place at Rakennustalo, room RD203 in Tampere on Tuesday 6 May 2014 at 15:00. The event is free and open for everyone. After the lecture there is an opportunity to discuss and ask questions about Alvisi-Kirimoto’s projects. Alvisi-Kirimoto + Partners have designed a wide …

Read More »

TamArk’s lecture series continue with Samuli Woolston from ALA


TamArk’s new visiting lecture series continue with ALA architects; the office was chosen in a student vote for the next performer. Samuli Woolston, one of the partners, will give his lecture on Tuesday 15 April 2014 at the concrete steps (RO107) at 14:15 at the Tampere Technical University. The event is free and open for everyone. After the lecture there …

Read More »

Open course on history of Finnish architecture

Kuva: Nea Ilmevalta

Museum of Finnish Architecture invites to take part in an intensive 10-day course on the essentials of the history of Finnish architecture. Join in and learn everything one needs to know: all lectures are free to attend and open for everyone.  The programme consists of lectures, walking tours and site visits in the Helsinki area. The course is part of …

Read More »