Public Spaces and Urban Cultures

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HOW TO JOIN US

The AESOP Thematic Group on Public Spaces and Urban Cultures invites practitioners, academics, governmental and non-governmental professionals and further interest people to join in our recently established group to enhance more systematic debates on public spaces and urban cultures.

MEMBERSHIP

We encourage our members to

  • join our research & design group, and take active role in our activities such as research proposals, workshops, conferences, roundtables.
  • stimulate our way of working by proposing further activities such as new consultancy or research project.
  • be active in the forum, discussions and debates hosted by this group.
  • participate in the annual members' meetings.
  • support the network intellectually, symbolically and materially.


DECLARATION of INTEREST

If you would like to join the AESOP Thematic Group on Public Spaces and Urban Cultures [PS-UC], please send us a short statement and a CV to the following e-mail address: PSUCnetwork@gmail.com

Invitation Webinar: Making room. Social innovation in urban planning (October 22,2020 16:00-19:00 CET)

Published at: 4 October 2020

Webinar Making room. Social innovation in urban planning is a joint event AESOP TG Public Spaces and Urban Cultures and Iuav of Venice, Department of Architecture and Arts October the 22nd 2020 16:-19 pm (CET) - online seminar on Microsoft Teams (code: kxa5kcw).

Participants: Alessandro Balducci, Cecilia Bertozzi, Nadia Charalambous, Gabriella Esposito De Vita, Laura Fregolent, Christine Mady, Ezio Micelli, Francesco Musco, Valentina Orioli, Elena Ostanel, Federico Savini, Ceren Sezer, Carla Tedesco.

The workshop is free of charge for participants and will be supported in the framework of the Marie Curie Project NEIGHBOURCHANGE (ostanel@iuav.itwww.elenaostanel.com) and in partnership with Master U-Rise (www.urisemaster.org). 

AESOP Thematic Group Public Spaces and Urban Cultures Roundtables (23/24 September 2020 - 15:30 CET)

Published at: 22 September 2020

AESOP Thematic Group Public Spaces and Urban Cultures and City Street 4 Conference Roundtables

Roundtable1: Public Spaces - Knowledge Transition Between Research, Policy and Practice

Date: 23 September 2020 Time: 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM CEST (Central European Summer Time)

Moderators: Matej Nikšič, Urban Planning Institute of the Republic of Slovenia, Ljubljana and Ceren Sezer, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen 

Roundtable 2: Moving Around our Cities in the Times of Epidemics – the Changed Demand for Public Spaces

Date: 24 September 2020 Time: 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM CEST (Central European Summer Time)

Moderators: Alenka Fikfak, Faculty of Architecture, Ljubljana and Christine Mady, Notre Dame University-Louaize, Beirut 

 

Invitation/ Webinar 'Power to co-produce: Careful power distribution in collaborative city-making' - 14 September 2020

Published at: 20 August 2020

The Interdisciplinary Centre for Urban Culture and Public Space at the Faculty of Architecture and Planning warmly invites participation in the Webinar "Power to co-produce. Careful Power Distribution in Collaborative City Making - Practices - Pedagogies - Policies“ which will be hosted online at TU Wien on the 14th September 2020. This event is realized in the course of the KTH + TU Wien Visiting Professorship Program in Urban Studies 2019-2021 and will be featured by the Thematic Group for Public Spaces and Urban Cultures of the Association of European School’s of Planning.

Solidarity Statement with our colleagues in Beirut, August 2020

Published at: 12 August 2020


Solidarity Statement with our colleagues in Beirut, August 2020

On August 4, 2020 more than 100 people were dead and dozens were injured after the explosion in the port area of Beirut. We stand in solidarity with our colleagues in Beirut, who have experienced this devastating blast, lost their family members, friends and colleagues. 

AESOP Thematic Group Public Spaces and Urban Cultures