Landscape Architecture Europe

Landscape Architecture Europe - Booklaunch

We are happy to announce that 'The Chain of Public Art Interventions developed on the Site of the Palotanegyed' as the master project to underpin Dominika Tihanyi's dissertation entitled 'The Role of Creative Strategies and Public Art in the Course of City Rehabilitation' was selected as a project shown in detail in the 4th edition of the Landscape Architecture Europe book series.

Due to this the book launch will be held in Budapest at FUGA - Center for Architecture on 9th May.

New book on European landscape architecture: 44 projects selected
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On May 9 2015 the 4th edition in the Landscape Architecture Europe book series will be presented in Budapest. As the previous books this book too aspires to be the critical review of the state of the art of European landscape architecture. It observes current world views and corresponding design approaches in European landscape architecture. The book launch takes place at FUGA – Center for Architecture.
Out of 500 projects an international jury of professionals (Paolo Bürgi (chair), Monika Gora, Jandirk Hoekstra, Thierry Kandjee, Laura Zampieri) selected 44 projects of outstanding quality. The book is edited by Lisa Diedrich (editor-in-chief), Jessica Bridger, Mark Hendriks and Claudia Moll.

Book launch
May 9
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Welcome
14.30h Coffee
15.00h Kathryn Moore (LAE board)

Lectures
15.10h Lisa Diedrich, chief editor of LAE: the LAE book project – selection and content
15.30h Dominika Tihanyi (Ujirany Landscape Architects): public art projects in the Palace Quarter
15.45h Marinke Steenhuis, LAE essayist: Healing modernity – approaches in European landscape architecture

Ceremony
16.30 Kathryn Moore (LAE board) hands out first copies to Nigel Thorne, representative of IFLA Europe, Peter Schuchmann (Hungarian Chamber of Architects), György Alföldi (Jozsefvaros Rehabilitation & Urban Development Plc.) and Gajus Scheltema, Dutch ambassador

Party
17.00 Drinks, snacks, chat

Location
FUGA – Center for Architecture
1052 Budapest, Petőfi Sándor utca 5
Co-organizers: Sandor Bardoczi, Dominika Tihanyi

Excursion
May 10
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11.00 - 14.00h Bus tour to landscape projects in Budapest, guided by Albert Fekete (Corvinus University)
Fee: 15 euros per person (this needs to be paid in cash)

Please find more details here: www.landscapearchitectureeurope.com

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