new generations - futurology
after the amazing success of the 1st edition of the new generations festival in milan we are back (!) with a new international
happening: the 2nd edition of the festival at “la palazzina reale”, florence. futurology has been curated by new generations cultural association, with the support of the board of architects of florence
and the faf, board of architects of florence foundation. the new generations event is organized
around three typologies of activities, with more than 60 local and international guests.
New Generations Festival
(1) a series of “traditional” theoretical activities: debates, conferences, round tables,
with the participation of some young architectural practices from all over europe. (2) some experimental formats of
November 26th/30th 2014
presentation: two pecha kucha nights (futurology and techno communications) and much more innovative formats, such as our
“shared lecture”, one “menage a trois” and 25 “soapbox” lectures. (3) practical activities: our agenda is based
on a constant investigation towards a practical approach, with the realization of
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some activities based on construction and experimentation. 2 workshops (open to
students, architects and other related disciplines) are conducted by international teams of tutors such as orizzontale, milk train, aparicioeeraerts, fala atelier, and a selection of experimental groups related with art, theater and cinema, such as codice ivan and faithful to the subject. the 2nd edition of the festival will be the most innovative event in architecture of this year, first european project that has been successful in bringing together relevant guests from all over the world, with the common goal to re-think the boundaries of our profession.
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