Category: Calendar

Launch Event of dérive #46 with public Discussion

Model of Success or Obsolete? - On the status quo and the future of the Viennese Housing Model. Dérive promises a lively discussion aside of the race for the best austerity proposal. Discussion panel with Eva Bauer, Gabu Heindl, Karin Lischke, Christoph Laimer, Michael Rieper, Georg Kolmayr, Andreas Rumphuber The Event is organized by dérive and will be held on Fr., Feb. ...

SCIBE at Graz Conference

Two members of the SCIBE team have been invited to talk at an international conference in Graz entitled: Is There (Anti)Neoliberal Architecture? Andreas Rumpfhuber (Vienna) will give a paper called Framing the Possible. Architecture of Immaterial Labour and Jeremy Till (London) a paper Scarcity Scares. The conference runs on 11th and 12th November, with further details here.

Vienna Team to speak at Branded Spaces Conference

Michael Klein and Andreas Rumpfhuber will be delivering a presentation about "Public Housing as City Branding – The Case of Vienna’s Public Housing Model: a Creative Mode of City Branding in Times of Scarcity" at the Branded Spaces Conference in Karlsruhe, Germany, 15-17. Sept 2011.   Purpose This paper will be reading the Vienna Public Housing Model as a highly efficient, yet unprecedented ...

Andreas Rumpfhuber to speak at TU Berlin

On 8. July 2011 Andreas will be talking at the "Relational Participation" Roundtable Series at TU Berlin. His presentation called "Participating Performatively" will be touching upon systemic prerequisites to scarcity and (collective) creativity (in the built environment). The series of roundtable discussions "Relational Participation" are being organized by Dr. Hélène Frichot and Rochus Urban Hinkel both from the Architecture+ Philosophy Dept. at ...

Jeremy Till Keynote

Jeremy will be delivering a keynote lecture at the Economy Conference in Cardiff, which runs from 6th to 8th July. His talk, called 'Scarce Pickings' is the first outing of his musings on the intersection of scarcity and the built environment.

13 June 2011: Saskia Sassen on Fabricating Scarcities

VIDEO / PODCAST Fabricating Scarcities is part of Scarcity Exchanges, a series of exchanges on and around the topic of scarcity, bringing together some of the leading thinkers in the field to expound on one of the most pressing, but often avoided, issues of the day. Saskia Sassen the Robert S. Lynd Professor of Sociology and Co-Directs The Committee on Global Thought, Columbia ...

1 June 2011: Iain Boal and Lyla Mehta on Concepts of Scarcity

VIDEO / PODCAST Concepts of Scarcity is part of Scarcity Exchanges, a series of exchanges on and around the topic of scarcity, bringing together some of the leading thinkers in the field to expound on one of the most pressing, but often avoided, issues of the day. Iain Boal is a social historian and co-founder ...

25 May 2011: Ed van Hinte and Steve Broome on Scarcity and Consumption

VIDEO / PODCAST Scarcity and Consumption is part of Scarcity Exchanges, a series of exchanges on and around the topic of scarcity, bringing together some of the leading thinkers in the field to expound on one of the most pressing, but often avoided, issues of the day. In this session we speculate on design and consumerism, looking particularly at ...

18 May 2011: Alfredo Brillembourg and David Satterthwaite on Cities of Scarcity

VIDEO / PODCAST Cities of Scarcity is part of Scarcity Exchanges, a series of exchanges on and around the topic of scarcity, bringing together some of the leading thinkers in the field to expound on one of the most pressing, but often avoided, issues of the day. David Satterthwaite is a Senior Fellow at the International Institute for Environment and Development ...

11 May 2011: Dougald Hine and Andrew Simms on Economies of Scarcity

VIDEO / PODCAST Economies of Scarcity is part of Scarcity Exchanges, a series of exchanges on and around the topic of scarcity, bringing together some of the leading thinkers in the field to expound on one of the most pressing, but often avoided, issues of the day. Dougald Hine is a public thinker and social activator. Co-Founder of the School ...