Atmos Symposium on Ecology and Design

The Faculty of Architecture at the University of Manitoba, in Winnipeg, Canada, will host the 5th annual Atmosphere (Atmos) Symposium on February 7 – 9, 2013. This year’s focus is Ecology and Design.

The symposium will present critical work from scholars, educators, practitioners and students on the following topics:

  • ecology in design pedagogy
  • ecology in design practice
  • history/theory of design and ecology
  • (new) technology/material in design and ecology
  • speculative design projects theorizing ecology
  • project reflections in ecological context

Keynote speakers include Jennifer Siegal, David Gersten, Maria Aiolova, Mark DeKay, Matt Kondolf and Kai-Uwe Bergmann.

For more information, and to register for the symposium, see the Atmos website.

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