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Alvar Aalto Academy’s autumn lecture on Sigurd Lewerentz

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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 …

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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 …

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Newtopias seminar in Espoo: Keynote by Winy Maas

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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.      

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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 …

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

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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 …

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Rebellious New Dutch

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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 …

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

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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 …

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TamArk’s lecture series continue with Samuli Woolston from ALA

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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 …

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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 …

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Open academic events in March 2014

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Learning from Rwanda. Open lecture by architect, professor Peter Rich. Thursday, March 6, 2014 at 13 Aalto University, Department of Architecture, Miestentie 3, Espoo, in hall 103 (1st floor) The lecture is part of the Public Buildings Kigali Master Class, funded by Asko Foundation. More information: Saija Hollmén, saija.hollmen (at) aalto.fi Sustainable Housing in Hokkaido. Research activities in Hokkaido and Aalto. Open lecture; …

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