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Urban Planning - 'Public space in extreme climate workshop'

Workshop will be held on 17-24 June 2016. Right after the workshop there will be an architectural  conference  "Cities  and  People:  Local Solutions for Sustainable Development» (http://yacivic.ru/en), which will  showcase the work of the participants. All tutors are expected to attend and make presentations.

June 16­ arrival, June 26 – departure after the conference is finished.

The workshop participants will be students and young architects from Yakutia and other regions of Russia who have passed a portfolio competition. Landscape architects from Russia, Nederland and other countries will be involved as tutors. 

There will be 6 teams, each of which will develop its own version of the project. Each team will consist of 5 people – 3 from Yakutia and 2 from other regions. Totally there will be 30 participants - 18 from Yakutia and 12 from other regions.

Tutors:

- Yaroslav Kovalchuk MARCH­Lab (Russia) http://march.ru

- Eva Radionova “Novascape” (Netherlands) http://www.novascape.eu

- Jana Crepon “Inside Outside” (Netherlands)http://www.insideoutside.nl

- Anna Andreeva “Alphabet City” (Russia)http://www.alphabetcity.ru

- Leena Cho “Arctic Design Group” (USA) http://arcticdesigngroup.org

Assistants:

Two or three young architects from Yakutia with good command of English. Assistants will help  tutors and deal with organization matters.  There always occur many unforeseen challenges and it is important not to distract  tutors and participants from the project.

Experts from Yakutsk: 

Experts in the field of construction, biology, dendrology, permafrost, sociology, cultural studies or ethnography and cultural workers. The list will be made in the nearest time. Experts will consult the participants and take part in the discussions of the projects.

 

More info Workshop