UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG
FACULTY OF ARCHITECTURE

Deep City: Climate Crisis, Democracy and the Digital | Hong Kong Sessions

Deep City: Climate Crisis, Democracy and the Digital | Hong Kong Sessions
Date:
25-Mar-2021
3:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Venue:
To be held virtually via Zoom
Title:
Deep City: Climate Crisis, Democracy and the Digital
Hong Kong Sessions

Deep City: Climate Crisis, Democracy and the Digital

Hong Kong Sessions (25-28 March 2021)


Thursday, March 25

3:30-5:30pm HKT

Part I: The Real and The Reproduced

Opening – Guillaume Othenin-Girard and Sony Devabhaktuni

Joanna Mansbridge – Performance, Participation and Digital Culture

Peter AC Nelson – The Billionaire Simulator is a Junkyard: The Semiotics of User-Generated

Computer Game Landscapes

Open Discussion


6:00-7:30pm HKT

Part II: Civic Landscapes

Merve Bedir – Open Digital Public Space : Learning from Hong Kong

LAUSAN Collective – Land and governance in Hong Kong

Sampson Wong – When in doubt, take a walk: crisis, well-being and urban walks

Open Discussion


There will be a broadcast of the Hong Kong Sessions in Knowles 419 for HKU students for the duration of the Thursday, March 25th event. 

From Friday to Sunday (March 26th to 28th)  a curated selection of events from the symposium will be publicly rebroadcast at PMQ in Room S214 as part of the installation, Billboard.


Installation / Performance

Billboard – Guillaume Othenin-Girard and Sony Devabhaktuni with Fan Xinkai DJ and George Guu

The Shape of 30,000 Trees – Peter AC Nelson

Walking in an exaggerated manner around the perimeter of a Zoom – Sony Devabhaktuni


To access the contents of the entire DeepCity symposium platform, please register at: www.deepcity.ch

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