EVENTS AT THE MUSEUM AND ELSEWHERE


 
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On this website you can see all the events provided by the Museum of Finnish Architecture during autumn 2017. In addition to its exhibitions, the museum organizes also other events, such as discussions, lectures and workshops.
 
 

EVENTS IN ENGLISH

 

INTERPLAY OF CULTURES

Wednesday 21.11, 6 pm, Museum of Finnish Architecture
Lecture by Professor Ester Charlesworth, RMIT, Melbourne, Australia:
Humanitarian Architecture – Disasters, Development and Design Responsibility
‘Humanitarian Architecture’ is a collective belief that through a consultative process of spatial problem solving, the design profession can contribute in a significant way to the complex challenge of rebuilding a city and its community, following the event of a natural disaster. Esther Charlesworth's lecture will explore her journey into humanitarian architecture over the last two decades and explore how she has merged theory and practice during her career in the establishment of Australia’s first design not for profit agency – Architects Without Frontiers.

Esther Charlesworth is a Professor in the School of Architecture and Design at RMIT University and Director of the Humanitarian Architecture Research Lab [HARB]. She will be in Helsinki in November, to discuss humanitarian architecture.
 
Professor Charlesworth is the founding Director of Architects without Frontiers (AWF). Since 2002, AWF has undertaken over 42 health, education and social infrastructure projects in 12 countries for vulnerable communities, and has been described by ABC radio broadcaster Phillip Adams as ‘destined to develop into one of the greater forces of good on this battered planet ’.

Guided tours in English
Guided tour in English: every first Friday of the month at 4.30 pm


ARCHITECTURE SPEAKS!
 
Architecture Speaks! -lecture series continues in November with new inspirational speakers. The lecture series is designed and chaired by professor Jenni Reuter, Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture, Department of Architecture. It is organised in collaboration with the Museum of Finnish Architecture. Held in English. Museum ticket: 10/5/0€. Free entrance with the Museum Card
 
Wednesday7.11.2018 at 6pm, Museum of Finnish Architecture
Simona Malvezzi / Kuehn Malvezzi
Berlin, Germany
 
Wednesday 14.11.2018 at 6pm, Museum of Finnish Architecture
Shunri Nishizawa / NISHIZAWAARCHITECTS
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
 
Wednesday 12.12.2018 at 6pm, Museum of Finnish Architecture
Skälsö arkitekter
Visby / Stockholm, Sweden
 
Wednesday 16.1.2019 at 6pm, Museum of Finnish Architecture
De Vylder Vinck Taillieu / architecten de vylder vinck taillieu
Gent, Belgium
 
Wednesday 30.1.2019 at 6pm, Museum of Finnish Architecture
Francesca Torzo / francesca torzo architetto
Genova, Italy
 
Wednesday 6.2.2019 at 6pm, Museum of Finnish Architecture
Fabrizio Barozzi / Barozzi Veiga
Barcelona, Spain
 
 

EVENTS IN FINNISH 

 
Guided tours
The guided tours on Saturdays at 3 pm are open for all and included in the museum admission fee.
 
 
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