Hogeschool Rotterdam Willem de Kooning Academie

City Life Takes Place Inside

City Life Takes Place Inside

Lecture: 'City Life Takes Place Inside' by Brendan Cormier

Time: October 8 2013, 14:00-15:30 hrs.
Location: Piet Zwart Institute
Address: Wijnhaven 61, Rotterdam [studio W1.145]

Admission: free

The master Interior Architecture & Retail Design course [MIARD] of the Piet Zwart Institute, cordially invites you to a lunch seminar lecture by Brendan Cormier from Volume Magazine, Rotterdam. The lecture will be held in the realm of the history and theory module at MIARD.

Chair: Füsun Türetken, MIARD tutor.

The lecture will be followed by a Q&A.

Brendan Cormier will talk about his essay, 'City Planning the Interior' and projects, published in Volume 34 'Interiors'. He will challenge the traditional notion of urbanism taking place out on the streets and in public space and will present an expanded idea of urbanism that takes into account the interior.

Brendan is a Canadian editor and urban designer, based in Rotterdam. He is currently the managing editor of Volume, and contributes to the curatorial projects of Archis.