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 9th IFoU Conference in Buenos Aires from October 26-28 2016 

 

IFoU Capacity course in CiChen

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CiHu School, Capacity Building Courses of IFoU in Cichen

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CiHu Academy and IFoU had organised the 7 days capacity course in CiChen with the theme: Reflexive Architecture and Planning.

 

The opening of the 8th IFoU Conference

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The closing panel discussion of the 8th IFoU Conference

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the opening of IFoU Winter School 2015, Singapore

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IFoU Summer School 2014, Gwangju

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IFoU Summer School 2014 with title Can Big Culture Save The City? is organized by the School of Architecture, Chonnam National University, which will be held from July 4th to July 17th in Gwangju and is sponsored by Cwangju Metropolitan City, Gwangju Convention and Visitors Bureau and Gwangju Design Center.

 

 

RE-DO NEW TOWN: QUESTIONS FROM HUNG SHUI KIU

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Published by the M.Sc. Urban Design program at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, REFLECTIONS Vol 2 / Issue 1 / March is titleditled RE-DO NEW TOWN: QUESTIONS FROM HUNG SHUI KIU. Concentrating on the currently developing district of Hung Shui Kiu in Hong Kong’s New Territories, the 200-page book follows student work and projects, workshop results (IFoU Winter School 2013) and exhibition material (2013 Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism \ Architecture) as well as reflections and afterthoughts from a roster of international partners and scholars, including Im Sik Cho (NUS), Roberto Cavallo (TU Delft), Michela Turrin (TU Delft), Maurice Hartevelt (TU Delft), Arnd Bäetzner (Univ. St. Gallen) and Vivienne Wang (IFoU General Director). The publication is edited by Mika Savela and Hendrik Tieben, School of Architecture, CUHK.
This publication, as part of the program’s urban investigation, reflects on the results of a “Winter School” workshop organized by the International Forum on Urbanism (IFoU) in January 2013 and a design studio that followed. This Winter School was the second IFoU workshop held at CUHK, five years after the IFoU Summer School “Hong Kong Fantasies”. While the first workshop in 2008 celebrated Hong Kong’s vertical growth in the year of the global financial crisis, the IFoU Winter School asked how Hong Kong’s newly planned development areas could create better homes for their residents.
The book can be read online here:
http://issuu.com/mscudxcuhk/docs/reflections-vol2-issue1-march2014-s
 

7th IFoU Conference: Creative Renaissance

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The deadline for all registrations is September 15th, 2013.

 

Nomination of Prof. Hsia Chu-joe as IFoU Distinguished Fellow had been approved by IFoU scientific board.

Prof. Hsia Chu-joe, professor emeritus, Graduate Institute of Building and Planning, national Taiwan University is now announced as the second member of Distinguished Fellow of IFoU