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Open academic events in March 2014


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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Lecture series on Aalto at Aalto

Alvar Aalto. Vuoksenniska Church (1958). Photo: Archinfo / AV (2013).

In need of an update of one’s your knowledge about Alvar Aalto? Why not consider attending some academic lectures at the Aalto University, Department of Architecture? During the spring term 2014, the Chair of History of Architecture at the Aalto University, School of ARTS, offers a comprehensive series of lectures on Alvar Aalto’s architecture entitled Alvar Aalto –Relevance today. Venue: Lecture hall …

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It is all about people! Listening to Ewa Westermark in Helsinki

Westermark lecture

Ewa Westermark lecturing in Helsinki 16 December 2013 It is somehow absurd to look at an auditorium full of architects and planners and see a slide declaring “It is all about people!” Did we not know that already? Apparently, this fundamental message had happily been forgotten, and we must thank Ewa Westermark, architect and partner at Gehl Architects, for bringing …

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