Transformation in Composition – PhD Defense René van der Velde 12 June 2018

Associate professor René van der Velde is finalizing his doctoral dissertation, with a public defense on the 12th of June 2018. 14:30 Layman’s Speech 15:00 Defense Location: Delft University of Technology, Senaatszaal Aula, Mekelweg 5 Dissertation title: Transformation in Composition: Ecdysis of Landscape Architecture through the Brownfield Park Project 1975-2015 Promotors: Prof. ir. D. F.…

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HDYL? lecture with Lizzy Hirsch & Sebastien Penfornis

5.5.2018 16:00, Faculty of Architecture TU Delft, room BG west 030 Lecture in the How Do You Landscape? series organised by the Landscape Architecture chair, TU Delft Lizzy Hirsch – Birth of a Park. Strategies on community activism in sustaining a vision. Greater urbanization, in combination with fraying community ties, has resulted in greater pressure and conflict…

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Park Systems PhD Defense EPFL 12.3.2018

I am delighted to invite you on behalf of former How do you Landscape? lecturer of our first series in 2010, Matthew Skjonsberg, at the time a lead designer at West 8. On this way he invites the Dutch academic fellows of Landscape Architecture to the public defence of his PhD thesis: A New Look…

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Criticising practice, practicing criticism

In the field of the arts, criticism often plays a key role in situating artistic production and instigating debate but especially in propelling theory and practice. As Dave Hickey suggests “Criticism, at its most serious, tries to channel change.” However, in the domains of landscape architecture, architecture and urban design, criticism seems to have a…

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Towards a new Dutch picturesque. Reflecting on the projects of the Landscape Triennial 2017: between the pictorial and the productive landscape.

All different projects made during the workshop suggested a wide variety of solutions to address the assigned energy problem, combined with different spatial and aesthetic qualities. We might suggest that a common theme, looking at the different projects lies in the tension between two different conceptions of the periphery: ‘The landscape as an attractive image’…

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Rudi van Etteger defending “Beyond the Visible. Prolegomenon to an aesthetics of designed landscapes”

Rudi van Etteger Date: 10 November 2016 Time: 11:00 – 12:30 Location: Aula, building 362, Gen. Foulkesweg 1, Wageningen Dissertation title: Beyond the Visible. Prolegomenon to an aesthetics of designed landscapes Group: Wageningen University, Landscape Architecture Promotor: Prof.dr.ir. A. van den Brink and prof.dr. H.G.J. Gremmen Co-promotor: Dr. R.C.H.M. van Gerwen Abstract: In this thesis…

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