Watch Latest Urban Design Talks
In its most diverse edition yet, #reSITE2019 #REGENERATE hosted a rich and interdisciplinary conversation about the future of life in cities. The topic, REGENERATE, explored both the rebirth of cities and the generations of people living within, attracting twelve hundred participants from 25 countries to 3 stages, side events and parties at our 8th annual flagship event.
Architect Michel Rojkind takes to the streets for early-morning runs to watch a city awaken into a new day. He leverages his exercise routine as a means to learn about a city and develop new approaches and strategies in urban design and his own practices.
Sou Fujimoto recalls his background and how this has influenced his way to design and create architectonic masterpieces. Awarded and celebrated all around the world the works of Sou Fujimoto Architects always play with the balance between nature and architecture. The relation of nature in the built world are the main guiding thread in this lecture of Sou Fujimoto in Prague's reSITE 2018, helping understand projects like the Serpentine Pavilion of 2013 or Milles Arbres in Paris.
reSITE Small Talks
"Landscape is not just a park - its everything around you”. This reSITE Small Talk with Kathryn Gustafson discusses how making cities healthy is our responsibility.
Jean-Louis Missika, the Deputy Mayor of Paris, shares his answers fitted in 3 minutes from the garden of the baroque Palais Buquoy in Prague.
We spoke with Teddy Cruz while he was visiting the latest Ai Weiwei's Law of the Journey exhibition at Prague's National Gallery (Veletrzni Palac).
Gilly Karjevsky is a Berlin-based independent artist and curator, aiming to facilitate the integration of artists into processes of urban design and urban planning.
"Don't think in blocks, don't think in buildings. Think in connections only." - Winy Maas
Choose awe. Choose to dream. To think differently. To challenge everything about the future of our lives, in our city, in your city. We want to be awe of a city in lights.
City Planning Talks
Greg Clark, Senior Fellow at Urban Land Institute London, talks about business and leadership of shared cities. How do cities become self-confident and develop confident approach to the future?
Rising star of Czech TV journalism Linda Bartosova moderated the keynote discussion of Jean-Louis Missika, Deputy Mayor of Paris, at reSITE In/visible City conference.
Carl Weisbrod offered inspiration for any city, including Prague: "Right in the zoning plan, we determined that at least 25 to 30 percent of newly built dwellings must be considered ‘affordable.’
RESONATE Talking Sound + Space
“As architects you really want to be the driver of content.” Elizabeth Diller, founding partner of Diller Scofidio + Renfro, talks sound and space with reSITE at RESONATE. She elucidates the importance of sound in architecture and the evolving role of the architect in an increasingly multidisciplinary world.
“Architecture in many ways is the art of prepositions.” Kjetil Trædal Thorsen, founding partner and architect at Snøhetta, talks sound and space with reSITE at RESONATE. He emphasizes the importance of “transpositioning” in an increasingly specialized world to ensure architecture remains collaborative and interdisciplinary. Kjetil also encourages the use of all senses, especially sound, in his work.
Stay tuned for four RESONATE Talking Sound + Space talks featuring four distinguished architects, artists and engineers on how they approach sound in their practices. Talks powered by reSITE, Meyer Sound, co-produced by Canal 180.