Disciplinary Tensions

Session Chair: TBC

Al Natural or Contra Naturam? Per O. Halmman’s Project for Barcelona as the Antithesis of Cerdà’s Expansion Plan
Adrià Carbonell, KTH Royal Institute of Technology
Roi Salgueiro, MIT


From an Empire’s Capital to ‘Culture City’: A History of Urban Design in 1930s Beijing
Ruijie Du, Harbin Institute of Technology


The Challenge of the Old Town: The 1952 City Plan for Turku and the Question of Conservation
Tiina Männistö-Funk, University of Turku / ETH Zürich


Learning from Kowloon Walled City
Xiang Ren, The University of Sheffield


The Postmodern Old Town of Elbląg
Florian Urban, Glasgow School of Art