Approaches and Tools

Session Chair: Tom Avermaete, ETH Zürich

Mediating Urban Tensions in Post-war Japan: The ‘Red Book’ and the Expo Osaka ‘70
Marcela Aragüez, IE University


The Plan-guide, From One Island to Another
Valéry Didelon, Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Architecture de Normandie


Revisiting Density: The CIAM Study for the Redevelopment of Zurich’s Langstrassen Quarter, 1935-1937 and its Impact on Urban Design and Planning in Zurich
Tanja Herdt, TUDelft
Sibylle Wälty, ETH Zürich


Data Over Politics: Technocratic Faith in Urban Design in the 1970s
Pollyanna Rhee, University of Illinois


The Projet Urbain and the Maquette: Negotiating the Complexity of Euralille, 1986-1991
Maxime Zaugg, ETH Zürich