Archive: July 2012

Shorelines exhibition and book

The Shorelines exhibition in the Finnish Museum of Architecture was a success. During two months in April-May 2012, the exhibition and side events in the WDC Pavilion gathered an intensive audience of professionals, residents and tourists. Livady Architects (Panu Lehtovuori, Mikko ...

YTK/IFHP Summer School

The 18th YTK/IFHP Summer School opened on August 6, 2012. This year, 42 advanced students and young professionals from all over the world focus on diverse urban living and new urban block typologies. The case cities are Jyväskylä and Rauma.

The public final meeting will take place on ...

Planning tools for Talsinki twin-city region

The Estonian Academy of Arts team (Damiano Cerrone, Daniel Giovannini, Panu Lehtovuori and Helen Pau) of Helsinki-Tallinn Transport and Planning Scenarios project is developing an innovative decision support system for planners and other actors of the international twin-city region of Helsinki ...

www.architectureofwar.com

In April 2013, the 10th Urban and Landscape Days in Tallinn will be organized under the title “Between Architecture of War and Military Urbanism”. Keynote speakers include Stephen Graham, Steven Flusty and Donovan Wylie. Call for Papers open now!  www. ...

Temporary uses and Helsinki Youth Office

In spring 2012, Panu Lehtovuori and Vesa Peipinen did a study on the potential of temporary uses in rethinking the youth services and spaces of City of Helsinki. The report “Nuorisokiihdytin*” (in Finnish) can be downloaded from www.kaupunki- ...

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Tampere R&D agenda

The focus of the research and development of the Chair of Planning Theory is innovation and new spatial practices:

NICHES – nurturing new ideas

Place-based innovation, temporary uses and grass-roots approach to renewing urban processes. In architecture new ...

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Experiential urbanism

“…place generates space, and space is the region of the possible.” dOKUMENTA (13), Kassel 2012

As constructive criticism towards mainstream urban planning, which is still today based on abstracted knowledge and largely non-participatory processes, experiential ...