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Make 2018 Symposium -  Making in Art and Architecture


Saturday, March 03, 2018


From 10:00 to 17:00


Stack Theatre   CIT Cork School of Music Union Quay, Cork


Standard €60.0 Price:Student €30.0

Event Information

The renowned Finnish architect and writer Juhani Palasmaa will lecture in Cork on March 3rd as part of the MAKE Symposium.

JUHANI PALLASMAA FINLAND  leading international figure in contemporary architecture, education, design, and art culture.  As well as directing a busy international architecture practice, he served as Dean and Professor at Helsinki University of Technology(1991–98); Director of the Museum of Finnish Architecture (1978–83); and Rector of the Institute of Design, Helsinki (1970–71). He has held several visiting professorships in the U. S. and lectured widely in Europe, North and South America, Africa, and Asia

The acclaimed Finnish architectural theorist Juhani Pallasmaa will speak on making and materiality from the perspective of his sensitive and influential philosophy of architectural space and tactile awareness. Author of over 60 books and more than 300 essays emphasising the importance of identity, sensorial experience and tactility.  This lecture is  sponsored by the Royal Institute of  the Architects of Ireland, Southern Region.

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