UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG
FACULTY OF ARCHITECTURE
Public Lecture Series

Public Lecture Series Fall 2019

Public Lecture Series Fall 2019
Date:
20-Sep-2019 - 15-Nov-2019
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Venue:
Room 419, 4/F, Knowles Building, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong

The Fall 2019 Public Lecture Series of HKU Architecture will highlight the theme “The City and Its Public Space.” Through dialogues, forums and presentations by invited architects, artists and scholars, the series aims to examine the urgent issues of urban public space through both local and global lenses.


Invited speakers for Fall 2019 include:

The City and Its Public Space Dialogue (1)

September 20, 2019
6:30 pm, Room 419, Knowles Building, HKU

Chan Koon Chung 陳冠中
Novelist
Heterotopia and Spatial Politics

Sampson Wong 黃宇軒
Urbanist and Artist
Be water: Hong Kong Protests & Urbanism


The City and Its Public Space Dialogue (2)

September 27, 2019
6:30 pm, Room 419, Knowles Building, HKU

Li Ju Chuan 李巨川
Artist
Hubei Institute of Fine Arts
Struggle for Space: Several Cases 

Roan Ching Yueh 阮慶岳
Writer, Critic and Architect
Yuan Ze University
Awakening of the Citizen


October 3, 2019
7pm, Room 419, Knowles Building, HKU

Lee Bul
Artist
In Conversation with Lee Bul
with Pauline J. Yao, M+, Hong Kong and Cole Roskam, HKU


October 25, 2019
6:30pm, Room 419, Knowles Building, HKU

Peter Rich
Peter Rich Architects, Johannesburg
Reconciling African Space Making with the Transforming African Cities


October 29, 2019
12:30pm, Room 419, Knowles Building, HKU

Nivaldo Vieira de Andrade Jr.
Federal University of Bahia (UFBA), Salvador, Brazil
Challenges in the Conservation of Modern Architecture in Brazil


November 1, 2019
6:30pm, Room 419, Knowles Building, HKU

Perry Kulper
Taubman College, University of Michigan
Evidentiary Traces + Approximate Surfaces


November 8, 2019
6:30pm, Room 419, Knowles Building, HKU

Giancarlo Mazzanti
El Equipo Mazzanti, Bogotá
Columbia GSAPP
A Participatory Architecture Told from Six Strategies


November 11, 2019
6:30pm, Room 419, Knowles Building, HKU

*Lecture Cancelled

Doriana Fuksas
Fuksas, Rome, Paris and Shenzhen
Love will Save the World


November 14/15, 2019
6:30pm, Room 419, Knowles Building HKU

*Lectures Cancelled

Yung Ho Chang 張永和
Six Reflections on Architecture
Atelier FCJZ, Beijing and Shanghai
Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Tongji University
(Nov 14): City: Resisting Sprawl
(Nov 15): Education: Interpreting Discipline


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