Parkology: The role of Parks for 21st Century

strelka courtyard

The third session of New Gorky Park cycle will present contemporary park designs and initiatives around the world — the followed discussion will try to explore what could be applied for Gorky Park and more generally the role of a large scale public space in the Russian context.

In this discussion will take part: Adriaan Geuze (One of the founders of West 8 urban design & landscape architecture b.v., a leading urban design practice in Europe. Internationally respected as a professor in Architecture and Urban Design, Geuze frequently lectures and teaches at universities worldwide), Joop de Boer (Senior Researcher at the Institute for Environmental Studies, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, The
Netherlands), Yury Grigoryan (is a member and founder of the architectural bureau Project Meganom (Moscow), the director of an educational program at «Strelka»), Ilya Ruderman (art-director, curator of the course «Font and Typography» at the British School of Design), Boris Bernaskony (the architect), Igor Gurovich (the designer).