Public Realm of the Senses

  • Date
    16 February 2012
  • Time
    6.00 -8.00pm
  • Venue

    Rutherford Hall, Northumbria University, Ellison Place, Newcastle upon Tyne

    Number 23 on campus map - please see in further information.

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We are pleased to announce a joint LINE/RIBA Lecture event to be held on Thursday 16th February.

Our guest speaker is Eelco Hooftman from GROSS.MAX. Eelco will talk on the following themes with reference to the practice's distinctive oeuvre.

"How to turn towards a new landscape architecture? Landscape Architecture as skillful, accurate, and magnificent interplay of assembled vegetation under light….Landscape not as moral crusade (nature perverted) but, once again, an aesthetic experiment (nature perfected). Landscape architecture as the ultimate public realm of the senses…."