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Lecture: Georgios Artopoulos – "Built Heritage as Urban Commons"

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 6:00pm
Stuckeman Jury Space

On Wednesday, March 14, 2018, at 6PM, Georgios Artopoulos,  Ph.D.,  assistant professor of Science and Technology in the Archaeology Research Center at Cyprus Institute, will present a talk titled, "Built Heritage as Urban Commons: Computation and Simulation in Architecture." The lecture is free and open to the public.

Georgios Artopoulos works on immersive and performative spaces and the historical narratives in the context of public open space. Artopoulos holds a Master of Philosophy and a Ph.D., from University of Cambridge (UK) with a Doctoral Award from the Arts and Humanities Research Council. Artopoulos has contributed in more than 12 international research programs and received the “Best International Short Film” award in Mestre Film Festival, Venice. His work was presented at La Biennale di Venezia; the Royal Institute of British Architects, London; the London Design Fair, Seoul; Biennale of Architecture & Urbanism 2017; the Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art, Chicago; the ISEA 2006 and 2008; the British Council, Brussels; the Hong Kong and Shenzhen Bi-City Biennale of Architecture and Urbanism; and in many art exhibitions. His work is published in more than 28 peer-reviewed journals and books of architecture and 35 international conference proceedings and exhibition catalogues.