EUROPEAN HOUSING SOLUTIONS FOR ASYLUM SEEKERS
Museum of Finnish Architecture and
Architecture Information Centre Finland
Tuesday March 21, 2017, 1:30 pm–5:00 pm
Metsäpuro Hall, Maunula House (Metsäpurontie 4, 00630 Helsinki, Finland)
1:30 pm WELCOME
Director Juulia Kauste – Museum of Finnish Architecture and director Hanna Harris –Architecture Information Centre Finland
1:35 pm INTRODUCTION
Architect Marco Steinberg – Curator of the Finnish Pavilion in the Venice Architecture Biennale 2016
1:50 pm KEYNOTE 1
Sabine Dreher – Curator of the Austrian Pavilion in the Venice Architecture Biennale 2016, Austria
2:20 pm COFFEE BREAK (at own expence). Café Månsas deli next to the seminar hall is open. The café is run by young people from Stadin Ammattiopisto and Youth Department, City of Helsinki.
2:45 pm KEYNOTE 2: Con MOI, models for an equitable urban ecology
Marguerite Kahrl – artist, permaculture designer, Italy
3:20 pm PANEL DISCUSSION
Volunteer Arkan Aal-Owayef, Finnish Red Cross Startup Refugees
Refugees for Co-creative Cities – researcher Kaisa Schmidt-Thomé, Demos Helsinki
Director Sirkku Päivärinne, Immigration Department, Finnish Ministry of the Interior
Open questions from the audience
4:45 pm Programme ends
5:00 pm Architectural tour in Maunula House with K2S Architects
Moderator: Marco Steinberg. The seminar is held in English.
From Border to Home pop-up exhibition is on display at Maunula House during the seminar.