Programme of the 3rd edition of the International Biennial for Architectural Heritage Intervention AADIPA
Barcelona 15th of June, 2017
10.00 am: Presentation of the conference
Mr Lluís Comerón. President of the Architects’ Association of Catalonia, COAC
Mr Jusèp Boya. Director General of Archives, Libraries, Museums and Heritage, Department of Culture of the Generalitat de Catalunya
Mr Ramon Calonge. Member of the board for the European Award for Architectural Heritage Intervention AADIPA
Protection and Intervention in Architectural Heritage in the United States
The conference will be conducted by Mr Carsten Hanssen, architect and vice-president of AIA Europe Chapter
10.30 am: The Notion of Architectural Heritage in the United States and its Intervention Criteria
Speaker: William Dupont, FAIA, architect and director of the Center for Cultural Sustainability and professor of architecture at the University of Texas at San Antonio.
12.00 am: Coffee break
12.30 pm: Case studies: Eero Saarinen's MIT Preservation Project and the Richards Laboratories at the University of Pennsylvania by Louis Kahn
Speaker: David N. Fixler, architect co-founder and former chair of the Technical Committee on Modern Heritage, of the Association for Preservation Technology International (APT) and President of DOCOMOMO-US/New England
The afternoon session will be introduced by Mr Antonio Vilanova, president of AADIPA
4.00 pm: AIA, European Chapter
By: Carsten Hanssen, architect and vice-president of AIA Europe Chapter
4.15 pm: Josep Lluís Sert and the Traces he Left in the United States
Speaker: Jaume Freixa, architect and president of the Board of the Joan Miró Foundation of Barcelona
5.15 pm: Round Table
Moderator: Carsten Hanssen, architect and vice-president of AIA Europe Chapter
Participants: William Dupont, David Fixler, Jaume Freixa
5.45 pm: Coffee break
The ceremony will be conducted by the journalist and scriptwriter Mr. Quim Morales
6.00 pm: Presentation of the finalist projects
Members of the Award management team
Members of the international jury for the third edition
7.00 pm: Official award-giving ceremony
President of the Architects’ Association of Catalonia, Mr. Lluís Comerón.
Councillor for Architecture, Urban Landscape and Heritage, Mr Daniel Mòdol.
Director General of Archives, Libraries, Museums and Heritage, Department of Culture of the Generalitat de Catalunya, Mr Jusèp Boya.
Director of INCASOL, Mr. Albert Civit.