Seminar: Wilfried Wang og Johan Celsing

Studiokurset S.P.A inviterer til dagssseminar med Wilfried Wang og Johan Celsing fredag 16. mars. 

Four lectures in A1 from 10.30-16.30
Wilfried Wang will speak about the Swedish poets of matter: Sigurd Lewerentz and Bernt Nyberg
Joahn Celsing will speak about his church in Årsta, Stockholm
Wilfried Wang will speak about the reconstruction of Eileen Grey's furniture for E1027
Johan Celsing will speak about the development of Sigurd Lewerentz' Chapel of Hope in Malmö

Wilfried Wang
Wilfried Wang is the O'Neil Ford Centennial Professor in Architecture at the University of Texas at Austin. With Barbara Hoidn, he is founder of Hoidn Wang Partner, Berlin.  Together with Nadir Tharani, he was founding co-editor of 9H Magazine, with Richard Burdett, he was co-director of the 9H Gallery and director of the German Architecture Museum. He has taught at the Polytechnic of North London, University College London, ETH Zurich, Staedelschule, Frankfurt, Harvard University GSD and at the University of Navarra. He is a member of CICA (International Committee of Architectural Critics); an honorary member of the Federation of German Architects; a foreign member of the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Stockholm; has received an honorary doctorate from the Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm; a member of the Academy of the Arts, Berlin and Deputy Director of the Architecture Section of the Academy of the Arts; and is an honorary member of the Portuguese Chamber of Architects.
Wang is the author of various monographs and essays on the architecture of the 20th-century, including several books on Sigurd Lewerentz.
Johan Celsing                                                                                                        
Johan Celsing is the lead architect and principal of Johan Celsing arkitektkontor. Celsing was born in Stockholm where he is professor of Advanced Design at the School of Architecture at the Royal institute of Technology. He has been invited as critic and lecturer to numerous international universities and architecture schools such as London Met, Madrid ETSAM, Harvard University GSD, Lima University and in Mendrisio.

The architecture of Johan Celsing is characterized by the straightforward design solutions and attention to craftsmanship. The practice has been highly appreciated for the ability to create contemporary architecture in contexts of historical value. The works have a restrained visual appearance that is combined with intense articulation of the spatial qualities, atmospheres and the material treatment of the buildings.

Dato: 16 mars, 2018
Tid: 10:30 - 16:30

Sted: A1
Adresse: Maridalsveien 29, 0175 Oslo

Kontakt: Beate Hølmebakk