Virginia Tech University Presents: Dr. Laura Spinadel | Urban Design Workshop & Keynote Speaker


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Virginia Tech University Presents: Dr. Laura Spinadel | Urban Design Workshop & Keynote speaker
March 23, 2016 | 1 pm - 4 pm
March 25, 2016 | 1 pm

The Virginia Tech University presents Dr. Laura Spinadel. The special pre-symposium workshop titled “Gameboard of Realization” will explore novel tools for negotiating and evaluating spatial qualities. Her workshop is intended to be part of the celebration of Women’s History Month in March by the International Archive of Women in Architecture Center, the College of Architecture and Urban Studies, and University Libraries.

In the course of the symposium, Spinadel will also attend on March 25, 2016 at 1 pm as a keynote speaker. Her topic will be “Playing from the Inside. Interactions and operational randomness. A new Chapter in Vienna’s Urban History: the Campus WU.” Her talk will also feature BUSarchitecktur, which has been working on issues affecting contemporary society since it was founded in 1986. BOA office for advanced randomness, has been developming cultural interactions since its establishment in 2003. Through their proposals, both companies develop realistic utopias that help value and redefine the inherited legacy in a conscientious and committed way.

Spinadel was born in 1958 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Her major accomplishments include winning the competition for the new design of the campus at the University of Economics and Business in Vienna in 2008.

When: March 23, 2016 | 1 pm - 4 pm
March 25, 2016 | 1 pm

Where: Cowgill Hall Room 300, RM 201, Virginia Tech, 1235 Perry St., Blacksburg, VA 14061

Tickets: The speakers and exhibitions are free and open to the public.

For more information please visit: http://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/03/031116-caus-iawasymposium.html