Fall 2013 Public Lecture Series

Date Speaker Title Venue
2013-09-13 GO HASEGAWA Director of Go Hasegawa and Associates
Visiting Professor of Academy of Architecture in Mendrisio
CHIKASA Rm. 419, Knowles Building, HKU
2013-09-16 RAHUL MEHROTRA Founder/Principal, RMA Architects, Mumbai and Boston
Professor and Chair,
Department of Urban Planning and Design at the Graduate School of Design, Harvard University
Working in Mumbai Meng Wah Complex, T6, HKU
2013-09-19 WINY MAAS Principal Architect of MVRDV Rotterdam
Professor of Delft University
Hong Kong Fantasies 2 Rayson Huang Theatre, HKU
2013-09-27 DIETMAR EBERLE Chief Director -Baumschlager Eberle Gruppe (BE)
Professor at Architectural Faculty, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich (ETH-Zurich) Switzerland
BE: Building Permanence for the Place Rm. 419, Knowles Building, HKU
2013-10-04 ROCCO YIM Executive Director of Rocco Design Architects Ltd. Rm. 419, Knowles Building, HKU
2013-10-11 VO TRONG NGHIA Director of Vo Trong Nghia Architects,Ho chi Ming City Green Our Earth Rm. 419, Knowles Building, HKU
2013-10-26 Eric Lye Memorial Forum MIRACLES AND MIRAGES:
Architectural and Urban Planning Education in China Beyond the Master Plan
Rm. 419, Knowles Building, HKU
2013-11-08 JUN IGARASHI Director of Jun Igarashi Architects,Hokkaido Necessity of Local Rm. 419, Knowles Building, HKU
2013-11-15 GLENN MURCUTT Professor of Practice in Architectural Studies
University of New South Wales, Australia
Rm. 419, Knowles Building, HKU
FENG JI CAI Dean of Tianjin University, Feng Jicai Literature and Art Institute Chinese Traditional Culture in a Transitional Period: Crisis and Beyond Loke Yew Hall, HKU
2013-11-21 China’s New Year Wood-block Prints Exhibition The University Street, HKU
2013-11-26 BAS SMETS Engineer Landscape Architect
Bureau Bas Smets, Brussel
Land and Landscapes Rayson Huang Theatre, HKU
2013-12-09 SOLANO BENITEZ Design Critic in Architecture
Graduate School of Design, Harvard University
Conversations at Gabinete de Arquitectura KB419, 4/F Knowles Building, HKU


2013 Fall lecture series poster

All lectures will start at 6:30 pm

Additional Information:

  • CPD Credit Hours and AIA CES Learning Unit Hours are offered to members of the HKIA and the AIA.
  • All lectures are open to the general public.
  • These lectures are co-sponsored by “Ronald Lu & Partners (HK) Ltd.” & “Woo, Chow, Wong & Partners (HK) Ltd.” visiting lectureship in architecture.