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Lecture Irma van Oort at Tongji University Shanghai, November 24th

21 November 2014

On November 24th, Irma van Oort will give a lecture at Tongji University Shanghai with as title 'City as a loft – Living in the city'.

From the background of a rich housing tradition in the Netherlands since the 1900's and KCAP's experiences with the creation and realization of housing projects in the past 25 years, Irma's lecture will deal with our approach to create good living conditions in the city. Via a selection of KCAP projects in Europe and China topics such as urban transformation, the relation between public and private, housing for young and old people, creating social coherence and the development of specific housing typologies will be addressed.

Projects will include: HafenCity Hamburg [DE], Stadstuinen Rotterdam [NL], Wijnhaven island/Red Apple [NL], GWL Housing Amsterdam [NL], Greentown Beijing [CN], Rotterdam Gardens Shenyang [CN].

The lecture will start at 18:30 in Room 205 Building A, Tongji Campus Shanghai.