BEYOND ARCHITECTURE NOW
School of Architecture of the European University and the Association of the Architects of Madrid (COAM)
Villaviciosa Campus. c / Tajo s / n, Villaviciosa de Odon, Madrid 28670.
Monday, October 7, 2013
11:30 to 14:30 hours: Open meeting with Stefano Boeri for selection of Honours Thesis Project 2012-2013 School of Architecture at the European University
17:00 to 19:00 hours: Stefano Boeri Conference: ARCHITECTURE BEYOND NOW
Assembly Hall of the LASEDE COAM. Hortaleza 63. 28004 Madrid.
+ Info: http://arquitectura.universidadeuropea.es/
Italian architect Stefano Boeri has conceptualised vertical buildings using trees and vegetation for its façade. ‘Bosco Verticale’ uses this design structure in two residential towers in Milan, Italy, which will house 900 mature trees. Watch the video here.]]>
Stefano Boeri with the round table “Water and landscape” in Istanbul (Turkey) in the framework of the conference THINKING THE EDGE]]>
Bosco Verticale building (Boeri Studio project), yesterday night at 8 pm on France2 (NationalTV) Newcast. You can find it at this link – 13th piece of news:
from today’s number of Corriere della Sera 20.6.13, pag.43]]>
This morning, 15 students of the summer school programme of the Chinese University of Hong Kong visited the studio and had an encounter with Stefano Boeri. In particular, Boeri described the projects of Bosco Verticale (Vertical Forest in Milan), Incubatore per l’Arte (the Art Incubator, Milan, Italy) and the Villa Méditerranée in Marseille FR. At the end,some architects of Boeri Studio brought the class on a tour around the construction sites.]]>
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The Italian Minister of environment Andrea Orlando participated in the round table with Jeremy Rifkin Polytechnic University of Milan, promoted by the rector of the Polytechnic University Giovanni Azzone together with Stefano Boeri. During the meeting – which was attended by other rectors of the universities of Milan, representatives of local institutions and experts on the environmental issues. Among the other things has been discussed the possibility of launching a project of energy self-sufficiency and environmental sustainability in the area of Milan based on the model of the similar proccess that takes place now in the Nord Pas-de-Calais region in France.]]>