Transforming Social Housing – Stories from Europe

02/17/2018 01:00 PM - 06:00 PM
New YorkNY 

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General Public$15.00 USD
Student with Valid ID$10.00 USD

Event Details

Across Europe living habits and architectural traditions differ from country to country, but uniting the continent is a renewed focus on embracing new methods and innovative refurbishment strategies to achieve new standards of exemplary social housing design. This half day explores shifting national attitudes, housing traditions, recent experiences and pan-European challenges.

A program of Social Housing - New European Projects.

Ben Prosky, Assoc. AIA, Executive Director, AIANY | Center for Architecture

Abigail Batchelor, Associate, Karakusevic Carson Architects

Parallel Histories
Mike Althorpe, Research Manager, Karakusevic Carson Architects; Curator, Social Housing – New European Projects

New European Projects
Paul Karakusevic, Partner, Karakusevic Carson Architects, UK
Adam Khan, Director,  Adam Khan Architects, UK
Christelle Avenier, Partner,  Avenier Cornejo Architectes, France
Hans van der Heijden, Director,  The Netherlands
Frédéric Chartier & Pascale Dalix, Partners, Chartier Dalix, France
Katharina Bayer, Partner, einszueins architektur, Austria
Moderator: Susanne Schindler, Architect, Writer

A short reception will follow the program.

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