LO-RES - Why architecture needs

Swedish Research School in Architecture

LO-RES: "Why architecture needs low-resolution critique"


Welcome to the first KTH-A Thursday event of the academic year, highlighting the recently launched architectural theory journal LO-RES. Hailing from the northern edge of Europe, Sweden, LO-RES is published biannually in English, and is supported by ResArc, the Swedish National School of Architectural Research. The editors of LO-RES – Helen Runting, Erik Sigge, and Fredrik Torisson – are hosting the talk, with a contribution from Roemer van Toorn, Professor of Architectural Theory at Umeå School of Architecture.


Thursday 2015-09-17 18.00


New KTH School of Architecture, Osquars backe 5, Stockholm (T-bana 'Tekniska Högskolan')


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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)