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Thursday May 14, 1.00 - 2.30 pm CET
Series 1 (May) - Webinar 2
This webinar is part of the initiative '2020: A Year without Public Space under the COVID-19 Pandemic'.
Hosts & Moderators
Luisa Bravo, City Space Architecture & The Journal of Public Space, Italy
Hendrik Tieben, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, School of Architecture, Hong Kong
Stephanie Cheung & Yin-Fen Chen, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Speakers - Artists / Art producers affiliated to IN SITU - European Platform for Artistic Creation in Public Space
Jay Wahl, Kimmel Center For The Performing Arts, Philadelphia, USA
Yena Young, Plastique Fantastique, Berlin, Germany
Discussion. Chair: Luisa Bravo
Speakers - Academic scholars
Chair: Manfredo Manfredini
Manfredo Manfredini, The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Expert in comparative urbanism and architecture, and urban informatics
Andrea Baldini, Nanjing University, Nanjing, China
Expert in art theory and aesthetics with a focus on everyday and urban creativity
Kirsten Meredith Hanna, Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand
Expert in Communication and Children Rights in Public Policy
Franco Manai, The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Expert in Cultural Studies and Post-Colonial Literature
Round table discussion (all speakers). Chair: Hendrik Tieben
What are the most significant transformation in:
How do creative interventions contribute to shape general awareness about the current health and economic emergency?
Q&A Session - engagement with the audience, managed by Yin-Fen Chen, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
>>> Recorded video of the webinar
All our webinars are recorded and are available on the Youtube channel of our publisher City Space Architecture.
Watch this one and our future videos on City Space Architecture's Youtube playlist '2020: A Year without Public Space under the COVID-19 Pandemic'.
>>> Reading materials
On Plastique Fantastique creative projects during the pandemic:
- ‘A design studio wants to put doctors in air-locked rooms to protect them from the coronavirus while treating patients — here's how it works’ on Business Insider (May 6 2020)
- Plastique Fantastique’s website: https://plastique-fantastique.de/
#ArtHappensAtHome, visit the Kimmel Center's Twitter profile.
‘How the COVID-19 Pandemic is Revitalizing Everyday Creativity’ by Andrea Baldini on Sixth Tone (April 20, 2020):
SOCOD-19 project: https://www.socod19.com/