Entries by Mikko Kyrönviita

Poetics of true sustainability – thoughts after Alvar Aalto Symposium 2018, pt. 1

Alvar Aalto Symposium in Jyväskylä is organized every three years. It is an international forum for architects and other related professions to share the newest discussions of the field. Four Dwellers in Agile Cities researchers had a special opportunity to present their work and participate to the debates this year. In the two following blogs, we briefly highlight Symposium […]

From ideas competition to citizens’ vision: Planning Hiedanranta in follow-on workshops – Publication now available

The follow-on workshops were held immediately after the Hiedanranta ideas competition in spring 2017. In the series of four public workshops, the citizens discussed and built on the results of the ideas competition together with architects, planners and researchers. This publication introduces the results of these workshops. The workshops were organized in collaboration with Dwellers […]

Experiments on Urban Participation -seminar 17.4.2018

Experiments on urban participation -seminar discusses topical issues on public engagement in urban environment. It brings together scholars and practitioners who have been involved in experimenting or studying public engagement with novel and innovative means. The seminar offers a space to reflect the diversity of participation practices and discuss what consequences the new means of […]

The Future of Refugee Protection and Community Relations in Finland – seminar 1.12.2017

We welcome you warmly to join a seminar on the future of refugee protection and community relations in Finland. The seminar is organized at the University of Tampere on Friday 1st December, 12-17 o’clock. The venue is lecture hall PinniB 1100. Since 2015 refugee protection, asylum policy, the situation of the undocumented, forced returns and […]

Let’s live together! – Design Workshop on Co-housing on Tuesday 30.8.

Dwellers in Agile Cities will organise Let’s live together! -Design Workshop on Co-housing as a part of Tampere Design and Architecture Week. The workshop is held on Tuesday 30.8. from 6 to 8 p.m. in Ravintola 931. The workshop is part of the official programme of Tampere Design and Architecture Week. Densification invites not only to share […]