This post-graduate seminar is open for audit by fellow AFH members. Standing room only as it’s a full class!
Generally held on Wednesdays from 10am – 11am in room 307, School of Architecture, The University of Auckland
Here is the schedule of seminars.
|Wk||Date||Seminar Topic||Guest Speaker*|
|1||3.3||Architecture for Humanity: Overview||Nathaniel Corum“The Plastiki and AfH”|
|2||3.10||Politics of Space: Bodies and Grassroots||Dr. Rosangela Tenorio“Slum Upgrading”|
|3||3.171pm||Spatial Fetishism: From a Spectator to a Participant||Dr. Regan Potangaroa“Building Back Better”|
|5||3.31||Identity Crisis: Make-shift Community and Diaspora||Naoe Hashimoto“Working with UNHCR”|
|4.7||Mid-semester BreakSustain-ability: Utopia or Oblivion||Dory Reeves (on 4.7)“Planning for Diversity”|
|7||4.28||Governance, Power and Security||Dr. Yvonne Underhill-Sem“Development and Gender”|
|8||5.5||Mission in the City: Equal Access to Shelter||Gary Lawson“Mission in the City”|
|9||5.12||NIMBYism in the shrinking world||Dr. Ward Friesen“Disaster Tourism”|
|10||5.19||Figure of the Architect in the Built Environment||(in class films – Lagos/Koolhaas and Lagos wide and close)|
|11||5.26||Design Activism||(in class film – the Rural Studio)|