We are organizing a special event dedicated to LILA 2019 Honour Award. The winner is Dutch landscape architect Michael van Gessel and we will meet with him at the Academy of Architecture on Saturday, November 2nd at 19:30. Location is Waterlooplein 213, Amsterdam. Admission free.
It will be a public event with invited experts who will speak about his works. Our short programme is a part of Graduation Show – exhibition we highly recommend visiting. Here is the full programme:
17:00 Opening of the Graduation show & drinks
12:00–15:00 Open day
15:00–18:00 Graduates in debate, initiated by Blauwe Kamer magazine
19:30–21:00 LILA Honour Award 2019 for Michael van Gessel
A handful of selected experts will speak about his work and the principles that have been driving his approach:
– Hanneke Kijne, Head of Landscape Architecture, Academy of Architecture, Amsterdam
– Zaš Brezar, Editor-in-chief at Landezine
– Marc Treib (via video message), Professor Emeritus of Architecture, University of California, Berkeley
– Lisa Diedrich, Professor of Landscape Architecture, SLU Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
– Frits Palmboom, emeritus Professor of Van Eesteren, TU Delft and co-founder of Palmbout Urban Landscapes
LILA 2019 Honour Award event at Academy of Architecture, Amsterdam is supported by Grijsen Park & Straatdesign.
LOCATION: Waterlooplein 213 / 1011 PG Amsterdam / Free entrance