Tendencies 2017

Swedish Research School in Architecture

Tendencies in Architectural and Urban Research: Focusing on Everyday Life

 

The course provides opportunities for doctoral students to achieve an overview of trends, approaches and practices in contemporary architecture research. The course also provides a basic introduction to architecture theory, methodology and academic publication. We will discuss themes, theories and methods of research on everyday life.

Session 1: April 25-26

Session 2: June 13-14

Session 3: September 13

Session 1 and session 2 is held at School of Architecture, LTH, Lund University and session 3 is held at KTH, Stockholm.

 

Confirmed guests: Prof. Albena Yaneva (Manchester University), Prof. Andrea Mubi Brighenti (University of Trento), PhD Jennifer Mack (KTH Stockholm), PhD Jesper Magnusson (Malmö University), PhD Kajsa Lawaczeck Körner and Ass. Prof. Eja Pedersen.

Deadline for course registration is March 31st 2017. For more info, see the course description (pdf).

Dissertation: Utopology – A Re-Interrogation of the Utopian in Architecture

 

ResArc student Fredrik Torisson will publicly defend his doctoral thesis Utopology – A Re-Interrogation of the Utopian in Architecture abstract

 

Friday June 2, at 13:15 at Skissernas Museum/Museum of Artistic Process and Public Art, Finngatan 2, Lund.

 

Faculty Opponent: Mark Cousins, Director of History and Theory Studies (The AA School of Architecture, London)

 

 

Supvervisor: Professor Lars-Henrik Ståhl (LTH, Lund University, Lund)

Assistant Supervisor: PhD Catharina Sternudd (LTH, Lund University, Lund)