PS11 Preserving and Repurposing Social Housing: Pitfalls and Promises

Date & Time

Jun 8th at 11:00 AM until 1:10 PM


Main Schedule 


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Andrew S. Dolkart, Columbia University, and Lawrence J. Vale, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Session Co-Chairs

11:00 a.m.

11:05 a.m.
The Project Domesticated: Postmodern Retrofits for Public Housing, Michael Allen, Washington University, and Susanne Cowan, Montana State University

11:25 a.m.
Greenbelt at 80: Preserving Affordability and the Missing Middle, Isabelle Gournay, University of Maryland, and Mary Corbin Sies, University of Maryland

11:45 a.m.
The Movement to Conserve Mass Housing in Europe and North America, Caroline Engel, University of Edinburgh, UK

12:05 p.m.
The Architect as Transformer: Lacaton and Vassal's Plus Report, Sandra Parvu, ENS d'Architecture, France

12:25 p.m.

Preserving Turin's Vallette Estate: A Public History Experience, Andrea Coccorese, Historical Documentation Centre, Italy, and Clara Garofalo, Historical Documentation Centre, Italy

12:45 p.m.

1:10 p.m.
Closure of session