Events

Date Title Format Venue
15.01.–19.01.2018 Winter School: Housing From Above and Below **New Deadline** Workshop University of Basel
20.01.2018 Designing Geopolitics Workshop University of Basel
Past Events
14.12.2017
19:00
Gabrielle Hecht (Stanford University), "Residual Governance: Mining Afterlives and Molecular Colonialism, seen from an African Anthropocene"
in series:  Infrastructures from Above and Below
Lecture Seminarraum 103, Kollegienhaus, Petersplatz 1
05.12.2017
19:00
Dominique Malaquais (Institut des mondes africains, CNRS, Paris), "Politics of the Punch: Muhammad Ali, Mobutu Sese Seko and the fight of the century"
in series:  Infrastructures from Above and Below
Lecture Regenzzimmer 111, Kollegienhaus, Petersplatz 1
07.11.2017
19:00
Hannah Knox (University College London), "When infrastructures go digital: some anthropological reflections on sensors, grids and the ‘smart’ energy revolution"
in series:  Infrastructures from Above and Below
Lecture Regenzzimmer 111, Kollegienhaus, Petersplatz 1
31.10.2017
18:15
Prof. Dr. Kenny Cupers (University of Basel), "The Earth that Modernism Built" - Inaugural Lecture Lecture Naturhistorisches Museum, Aula, Augustinergasse 2, Basel
11.10.2017
19:00
Prita Meier (New York University), "Oceanic Architecture: Mobility and Territoriality on the Swahili Coast"
in series:  Infrastructures from Above and Below
Lecture Regenzzimmer 111, Kollegienhaus, Petersplatz 1
03.10.2017
18:15
Prof. Dr. Sophie Oldfield (University of Basel), "High Stakes, High Hopes: Creating Urban Knowledge Collaboratively" - Inaugural Lecture Lecture Naturhistorisches Museum, Aula, Augustinergasse 2, Basel
26.09.2017
19:00
Nikhil Anand (University of Pennsylvania), "Leaks and the Hydraulic City"
in series:  Infrastructures from Above and Below
Lecture Regenzzimmer 111, Kollegienhaus, Petersplatz 1
25.09.2017
12:15
Prof. Esra Akcan (Cornell University), "Open Architecture: Migration, Citizenship and the Urban Renewal of Berlin-Kreuzberg" Lecture Alte Universität, Hall 001, Rheinsprung 9/11
02.06.2017
18:30
Swati Chattopadhyay (University of California, Santa Barbara), "Colonial Sovereignty and the making of an affective Landscape" Lecture Hörsaal 114, Kollegienhaus, Petersplatz 1
30.05.2017
19:00
Mpho Matsipa (Wits City Institute, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg), "African Hair-Braiding as Epistemology"
in series:  Infrastructures from Above and Below
Lecture Regenzzimmer 111, Kollegienhaus, Petersplatz 1
30.04.2017 Master in Critical Urbanisms Application online
15.03.2017
19:00
Laurent Stalder (Institute for the History and Theory of Architecture (gta), ETH Zürich), "Charting the environment: Some notes on arrows"
in series:  Infrastructures from Above and Below
Lecture Regenzzimmer 111, Kollegienhaus, Petersplatz 1
21.02.2017 Filip de Boeck (KU Leuven), "Ways to rethink the urban archive: cases from Congo"
in series:  Infrastructures from Above and Below
Lecture Hörsaal 101, eikones, Alte Universität, Rheinsprung 9
07.02.2017 Infrastructures from Above and Below Lecture Series Kollegienhaus, Basel
07.02.2017
19:00
DK Osseo-Asare (Architect, Tema, Ghana / Austin,Texas), "In/formal Kiosk Culture"
in series:  Infrastructures from Above and Below
Lecture Regenzzimmer 111, Kollegienhaus, Petersplatz 1
06.02.2017 2017 Winter School: Housing from Above and Below Workshop