Extreme Urbanism: Planning for Urban Afghanistan


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By The Mittal Institute, Harvard University, The Mittal Institute, and Harvard University. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.
JOIN US FOR SESSION 2 ON SATURDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2020: https://bit.ly/2HuPaS9 Addressing primarily architectural, urban, and territorial aspects of Afghanistan, this discussion explores varied topics ranging from vernacular architecture and building traditions to infrastructure and cultural specificities in conjunction with issues related to historic settlements and contemporary planning in Afghanistan. Speakers: Rahul Mehrotra, Professor of Urban Design and Planning, Harvard Graduate School of Design Onno Rühl, General Manager, Aga Khan Agency for Habitat Dennis Pieprz, Principal, Sasaki Research Victor Eskinazi, Senior Associate, Urban Designer, Sasaki Research Alykhan Mohamed, Associate, Planner, Sasaki Research Thomas Nideorest, Professional Staff, Landscape Designer, Sasaki Research Einat Rosenkrantz, Senior Associate, Urban Designer, Sasaki Research

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