Climate and Design

29.05.2014  Symposium Climate and DesignHow can we develop innovative design methods that integrate climate as a substantial parameter into the architectural and urban design process? Invited experts will investigate overlaps of technical, phenomenological and design-based issues regarding the relation between architecture, urban design and climate.

The symposium is part of the International Architecture Biennale Rotterdam IABR 2014 – Urban by Nature.

Date: Thu, 29.5.14 at 15:00 hrs

Invited Speakers: George Brugmans (Director International Architecture Biennale Rotterdam), Tobias Armborst (Vassar College of Art/Interboro, New York), Duzan Doepel (Lector Sustainable Architecture/Doepel Strijkers, Rotterdam), Peter Mensinga (ARUP, Amsterdam), Mareike Krautheim (Architect, Berlin/ Rotterdam), Prof. Ralf Pasel (TU Berlin/pasel.künzel architects, Rotterdam), Prof. Sven Pfeiffer (Hochschule Münster), Prof. Joachim Schultz-Granberg (Hochschule Münster)

Location: Kunsthal Rotterdam, NL (admission is free)


The series is a cooperation of the Technical University Berlin – Fachgebiet Entwerfen und Baukonstruktion CODE, the msa | münster school of architecture – Department for Digital Design and Construction, Department D6 for Urban Design and the Rotterdam Academy of Architecture and Urban Design and is kindly supported by the Embassy of the Netherlands Berlin, Aedes Network Campus Berlin and the International Architecture Biennale Rotterdam IABR.