Events

Date Title Format Venue
Past Events
16.06.2021
17:00
ENI’s “Disegno Africano”: images and imaginaries of a neo colonial expansion Lecture Online
13.06.2021
11:00
Creating Alternative Spaces of Care, Resistance and Joy (Panel)
in series:  Action Days for Racial Justice
Lecture Online
13.06.2021
13:00
Reclaim Stonewall: BIPoc Trans Lives Matter (talk)
in series:  Action Days for Racial Justice
Lecture Online
13.06.2021
15:00
#justice4wilsonnow Campaign Launch
in series:  Action Days for Racial Justice
Lecture Online
12.06.2021
10:00
Workshop Block #1: Coping with White Academia
in series:  Action Days for Racial Justice
Workshop Online
12.06.2021
10:00
Workshop Block #1: Access to the University
in series:  Action Days for Racial Justice
Workshop Autonome Schule Zürich
12.06.2021
13:00
Learning to Unlearn - Structural and Institutional Racism in Swiss Education (Panel)
in series:  Action Days for Racial Justice
Lecture Online
12.06.2021
15:30
Workshop Block #2: Community Organizing for BIPOC
in series:  Action Days for Racial Justice
Workshop Online
12.06.2021
15:30
Workshop Block #2: Activating White Accomplices
in series:  Action Days for Racial Justice
Workshop Online
11.06.2021
14:00
Action Days for Racial Justice Other
11.06.2021
14:00
Taking the Conversation Back - Acknowledging Racism in Switzerland
in series:  Action Days for Racial Justice
Workshop Rote Fabrik Zürich
11.06.2021
18:00
A Decolonial, Anti-Racist Movement in Switzerland (Panel)
in series:  Action Days for Racial Justice
Other Online
11.06.2021
20:30
"Act privileged!" Film Screening & Discussion
in series:  Action Days for Racial Justice
Other Schwobhaus Falkenhöhenweg 15, 3012 Bern - Online
10.06.2021
10:00
Experimenting on Computational Governmentalities Workshop Online
28.05.2021
12:00
"Unearthing Traces" Dismantling the Imperialist Entanglement of Archives and the Built Environment Other Online
26.05.2021
18:00
Into a logistical world: platform capitalism, digital labor, and platform labor Lecture Online
20.05.2021
20:00
BROKEN GROUNDS Lecture Online
20.05.2021
12:30
ALMA Research Series in summer term 2021 Lecture Online
18.05.2021
17:00
Environmental Warfare in Gaza: Contemporary Practices of Israeli Settler-Colonialism Lecture Online
30.04.2021 2021 APPLICATIONS OPEN Application
23.04.2021
18:00
Art and Environment in the Third Reich Lecture Online
22.03.2021
14:00
Infrastructures of Violence in the Bosnian-Croatian Borderscape Other Online
18.03.2021
17:00
Master Info Evening Other Online
18.03.2021 Housing Crisis: The Welfare State, Neoliberalism, and the City Other Online
15.01.2021 CONFERENCE "The Coloniality of Infrastructure: Eurafrican Legacies" Workshop University of Basel
07.12.2020 Critical Urbanisms: Current Debates Lecture Vesalianum – Nebengenäude, Grosser Hörsaal (EO.16)
07.12.2020
18:00
"Engaging Pluriversal Futures": Lecture by Giulia Torino
in series:  Critical Urbanisms: Current Debates
Lecture Online
23.11.2020
18:00
"Thinking Through Buildings": Lecture by Madlen Kobi
in series:  Critical Urbanisms: Current Debates
Lecture Online
09.11.2020
18:00
"Proximity and Distance": Lecture by Katyayani Dalmia
in series:  Critical Urbanisms: Current Debates
Lecture Online
26.10.2020
18:00
"DWELLING IN LIMINALITIES": Lecture by Michele Lancione
in series:  Critical Urbanisms: Current Debates
Lecture Online
12.10.2020
18:00
"MO-FAYA": Lecture by Wangui Kimari
in series:  Critical Urbanisms: Current Debates
Lecture Online
28.09.2020
18:00
"PERMANENT TEMPORARINESS": Lecture by Sandi Hilal
in series:  Critical Urbanisms: Current Debates
Lecture Online
25.09.2020 **POSTPONED** Sustainable Urbanism Across Borders, Eurodistrict International Conference Other
21.09.2020 **NEW DATES** What is Critical Urbanisms? Exhibition Other Kollegienhaus University of Basel, Petersplatz 1, Basel, CH
18.09.2020
12:00
Race and Modern Architecture: Book Launch Book Launch Virtual
30.04.2020 New Study Track Application
01.04.2020 A miniseries on refugees in the COVID-19 pandemic. Other
19.03.2020
17:00
Canceled: Master's Info Evening Other University of Basel, Kollegienhaus, Petersplatz 1, Basel
03.02.2020 Winter School 2020 University of Basel
19.12.2019
09:30
What is Critical Urbanisms? Kollegienhaus, Mehrzweckraum 35
12.12.2019 Urbanism in Conflict: Cities, Conflict and Contestation Lecture
25.11.2019
18:00
Deborah Cowen Lecture: The Logistics City
in series:  Urbanism in Conflict: Cities, Conflict and Contestation
Lecture Kollegienhaus, Regenzzimmer 111
11.11.2019
18:00
Khaled Malas Lecture: Condemned to Hope
in series:  Urbanism in Conflict: Cities, Conflict and Contestation
Lecture Kollegienhaus, Regenzzimmer 111
04.11.2019 Infrastructural Legacies and Futures of the African City University of Ghana, J.H.K. Nketia Conference Hall
28.10.2019
18:00
Nathalie Jean Baptiste Lecture: Cities in their own right
in series:  Urbanism in Conflict: Cities, Conflict and Contestation
Lecture Kollegienhaus, Regenzzimmer 111
04.10.2019
9-17
Mediterranean Fascism(s) Workshop Kollegienhaus, Regenzzimmer 111
03.10.2019
18:00
Léopold Lambert Lecture: Weaponized Architecture
in series:  Urbanism in Conflict: Cities, Conflict and Contestation
Lecture Uni Basel, Kollegienhaus, Regenzzimmer 111
30.09.2019
18:00
Laura Kurgan Lecture: Conflict Urbanism
in series:  Urbanism in Conflict: Cities, Conflict and Contestation
Lecture Uni Basel, Kollegienhaus, Regenzzimmer 111,
09.09.2019 Critical Urban Theory Block Course Petersgraben 52, Seminarraum II - 160, UG
02.09.2019 African Cities Block Course Spalenvorstadt 52, Seminarraum II - 160, UG
30.04.2019 Master Program Application Deadline Application
19.12.2018 Final Review, Highway Africa Research Studio 1 Workshop
10.12.2018 Infrastructure Space and the Future of Migration Management Workshop Kollegienhaus
07.12.2018 Career Opportunity Workshop Workshop Studio Petersgraben 52
03.12.2018
17.30
Milica Topalovic
in series:  Urbanism in Conflict: Cities, Conflict, and Contestation
Lecture Regenzzimmer 111, Kollegienhaus, Petersplatz 1, Basel
29.11.2018
14:15
Khanyisile Mbongwa, UNSTABLE GROUNDS. Lecture Urban Studies Studio II (2nd floor), Petersgraben 52, Basel
12.11.2018
19:00
Zvi Efrat
in series:  Urbanism in Conflict: Cities, Conflict, and Contestation
Lecture Regenzzimmer 111, Kollegienhaus, Petersplatz 1, Basel
07.11.2018 MA research trip to Ghana Workshop
29.10.2018
19:00
Ginette Verstraete
in series:  Urbanism in Conflict: Cities, Conflict, and Contestation
Lecture Regenzzimmer 111, Kollegienhaus, Petersplatz 1, Basel
08.10.2018
19:00
Philippe Rekacewicz
in series:  Urbanism in Conflict: Cities, Conflict, and Contestation
Lecture Regenzzimmer 111, Kollegienhaus, Petersplatz 1, Basel
01.10.2018
19:00
Michael Uwemedimo
in series:  Urbanism in Conflict: Cities, Conflict, and Contestation
Lecture Regenzzimmer 111, Kollegienhaus, Petersplatz 1, Basel
28.09.2018 Urbanism in Conflict: Cities, Conflict, and Contestation Lecture Series
06.09.2018
09:00
African Cities Workshop Studio Petersgraben 52
20.01.2018 Designing Geopolitics Workshop University of Basel
19.01.2018 Winter School: Housing From Above and Below **New Deadline** Workshop University of Basel
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
06.08.2021 CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Critical Urbanisms Summer Course 2021 Other