7/06/2011

CNU New York Lecture: International Urbanism

If you live in New York City… CNU New York for three-part lecture on International Urbanism. Significant new communities continue to divelop around the world. Projects from the design firms of Robert A. M. Stern Architects, Cooper Robertson, Marc Wouters, and KPF feature work in China, the Czech Republic, and South Korea. The discussion will include the ways plans adapt to issue of local culture, climate, local technology and give each community unique character. Sustainable design practices that range from transportation strategies, energy production, water management, and ecology will also be discussed.

Speakers:
Paul Whalen of Robert A.M. Stern Architects will discuss a community in Xiamen, China
Marc Wouters, Architect and Urban Designer, will discuss a sustainable village near Prague
James von Klemperer of KPF Associates will present New Songdo City in South Korea

Lecture will start promptly at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, July 13, 2011 at the Mohawk Showroom

Detailed information: Here.

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