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! -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 ArchitectureSimona Malvezzi / Kuehn Malvezzi
Wednesday 14.11.2018 at 6pm, Museum of Finnish ArchitectureShunri Nishizawa / NISHIZAWAARCHITECTS
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Wednesday 12.12.2018 at 6pm, Museum of Finnish ArchitectureSkälsö arkitekter
Visby / Stockholm, Sweden
Wednesday 16.1.2019 at 6pm, Museum of Finnish ArchitectureDe Vylder Vinck Taillieu / architecten de vylder vinck taillieu
Wednesday 30.1.2019 at 6pm, Museum of Finnish ArchitectureFrancesca Torzo / francesca torzo architetto
Wednesday 6.2.2019 at 6pm, Museum of Finnish ArchitectureFabrizio Barozzi / Barozzi Veiga
EVENTS IN FINNISH
The guided tours on Saturdays at 3 pm are open for all and included in the museum admission fee.