Engaging with the Environment

Session Chair: Kelly Shannon, KULeuven

Environmental Crisis, Ecology and Oakwood-Warrington New Town
Luca Csepely-Knorr, Manchester School of Architecture


The ‘Arctic Urban Nucleus’ – From Colonial to Liveable Circumpolar Cities
Peter Hemmersam, The Oslo School of Architecture and Design


Ian McHarg’s Pardisan (1975-9) and the Limits to Ecological Urbanism
Maroš Krivý, Estonian Academy of Arts


Voile sur la Plate-Taille’: Hydraulic Infrastructure and Hybrid Landscape in Postwar Belgium
Marie Pirard, University of Louvain


Ludwig Hilberseimer’s ‘The New City’ in the Light of the New Science of Urban Climatology
Sascha Roesler, Accademia di Architettura, Università della Svizzera Italiana


Shades of the Past: Tracing Covered Linkways in Singapore
Victoria See, independent scholar