AT1_Eugene Haussmann

(Deutsch) Architekturtheorie Eins / Georges-Eugène Haussmann / Mathieu Wellner


Design as Symptom / Paul Bailey / Work Preview

Paul Bailey is an Irish graphic designer, researcher and lecturer based in London. Upon graduating from the MA Communication Design at Central Saint Martins (2008), Paul became Course Director, BA(Hons) Graphic Design, South Essex College (2008-10) and has since worked as Lead Tutor FdA/BA(Hons) Design for Graphic Communication and BA(Hons) Graphic & Media Design at […]


Conference on Architecture, European Urbanisation and Globalisation / Mirko Zardini

Mirko Zardini, an architect, is the Director and Chief Curator of the Canadian Centre for Archi- tecture since 2005. His research engages the transformation of contemporary architecture by questioning and relooking at the assumptions on which architects operate today. Imperfect Health: The Medicalization of Architecture (2011), his latest exhibition, exposes the excessive […]


Conference on Architecture, European Urbanisation and Globalisation / Hans Ibelings

Hans Ibelings is trained as an architectural historian. He was the editor of A10 new European architecture, which he founded together with graphic designer Arjan Groot in 2004. He has just started The Architecture Observer a multiform tool for architectural criticism. Last year he published European architecture since 1890 (SUN Amsterdam 2011)/Europäische Architektur seit […]


(Deutsch) Landschaften für Möglichkeiten /

— ENGLISH TEXT — Der Film “Landschaften für Möglichkeiten” zeigt drei bemerkenswerte öffentliche Räume die in den letzten Jahren in Innsbruck realisiert wurden. Die Architektinnen und Architekten – Johannes Wiesflecker, AllesWirdGut und LAAC – erläutern die Hintergründe und sprechen über die Differenzierung in der Verwendung, die zu einer Differenzierung in der Einrichtung und Gestaltung des öffentlichen […]


Design as Symptom / Tatsuma Padoan / Beneath Signs

This paper intends to investigate the functioning and efficacy of visual design in everyday urban life, by exploring the strategies of prescription and negotiation of behaviours employed by a particular corpus of subway posters. In September 1974 the Tokyo Metro subway company spread a series of posters which invited, in a humoristic style, to respect […]


Conference on Architecture, European Urbanisation and Globalisation / Dietmar Steiner

Dietmar Steiner studied architecture at the Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna. Until 1989 he held a teaching post in architecture history and theory at the Hochschule für angewandte Kunst in Vienna. Dietmar Steiner has been director of the Architekturzentrum Wien since 1993. In 2002 he curated the Austrian contribution to the Architecture Biennial in […]


Conference on Architecture, European Urbanisation and Globalisation / Agalee Degros

Aglaee Degros is cofounder of Artgineering (2001), an office for research and design at the border between urban planning and infrastructure. In 2010 she was visiting professor of Urban Culture and Public Space at the Vienna University of Technology. She has also been visiting lecturer at TU Delft, Academy of Architecture Rotterdam, Amsterdam and Arnhem, […]

Red Corner Talk / Lars Spuybroek - Jan Willmann

Red Corner Talk / Lars Spuybroek + Jan Willmann

Lars Spuybroek and Jan Willmann talking about the book „The sympathy of things“ by Lars Spuybroek and the discussion: „The politics of digital architecture: complexity, responsibility and the production of space.” “We have to find our way back to beauty,” Lars Spuybroek writes in the introduction to The Sympathy of Things. In this highly original […]


Design as Symptom / Peter Crnokrak / Data visualisation as critical art practice

Peter Crnokrak (*1970, PhD) is an internationally renowned graphic artist and the Director of The Luxury of Protest studio in London. Born in Croatia and raised in Canada, he studied computational art at Concordia University, evolutionary biology at The University of Western Ontario and quantitative genetics at McGill University. He has worked as a senior […]


Conference on Architecture, European Urbanisation and Globalisation / Marjan Coletti

Marjan Colletti is co-founder of the London-based architecture studio marcosandmarjan, which combines experimental practice, research, theory and teaching. The studio is currently working on a 160.000m2 high-rise building in Taipei Taiwan. He is professor at the insititute for experimental architecture.Hochbau at Innsbruck university and a senior lecturer (associate professor) at […] 


Conference on Architecture, European Urbanisation and Globalisation / Carole Schmit

Carole Schmit graduated at La Cambre architecture in Brussels in 1997 and received a Post-Graduate Master’s degree at the Berlage Institute in Amsterdam in 2000. She collaborated with Multiplicity Milan from 2000 – 2002 (project USE, Bordeaux 2000-2001 and Chinese connection, Australia 2001-2002) and with Maurice Nio Rotterdam from 2000 – 2002 (edition of […]