STHLMNYC Conversation: Urban Well-Being by Architectural Design
Oct 24, 2018
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2018-10-24 18:00:002018-10-24 20:00:00America/New_YorkSTHLMNYC Conversation: Urban Well-Being by Architectural DesignContemporary architecture is much more than merely the art a
Center for Architecture 536 LaGuardia Place New York NY 10012
Oct 24, 2018
Wednesday, 10/24, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
1.5 LU / 1.5 HSW
Contemporary architecture is much more than merely the art and practice of designing and constructing buildings. It is an interdisciplinary practice that accounts for environmental, economic and social challenges while applying innovative technologies to develop and realize new solutions. But architecture still is, above all, a design practice.
Speakers: Alan Plattus, Professor of Architecture and Urbanism, Yale University School of Architecture Ben Gilmartin, AIA, Partner, DS+R Dana Getman, AIA, Associate Principal, SHoP Daniel Sundlin, Partner, BIG Jerry van Eijck, Founder, !melk Lars Marcus, Professor of Urban Design, Chalmers University Martin Edfelt, City Architect, Täby Kommun Rahel Belatchew, Founder and Chief Architect, Belatchew Arkitekter Ulla Bergström, Partner, White Arkitekter
Additional panelists: Bernadette Digges, Creative Director, HFZ Capital Claudia Herasme, Director of Urban Design, NYC Department of City Planning Jeffrey Shumaker, Director of Urban Planning and Design, KPF Justin Moore, Executive Director, NYC Public Design Commission Niklas Svensson, Director of Urban Design, White Arkitekter Nina Åman, City Architect, Nacka Kommun
Moderator: Josh Dannenberg, Architect and Project Manager, Snøhetta
In this program, architects and urban planners from Sweden and New York come together to discuss the power of architectural design to shape our daily living environment and improve our daily life.
A program of Archtober, NYC’s annual architecture and design festival happening during the month of October.
As a reminder, AIA National policy requires participants to attend the entire educational portion of an event to receive continuing education credits. We encourage all participants to arrive on time to comply with this policy.
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