Lecture by Thierry Kandjee of Taktyk

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The inaugural lecture of the University of Calgary’s Barcelona Program is by Thierry Kandjee of Taktyk Landscape + Urbanism, based in Paris and Brussels. Thierry Kandjee, (1973), is a landscape architect, lecturer, editor and state adviser In Brussels. The practice operates as a critical and operational platform that question the future of the metropolitan open spaces. Within it Thierry Kandjee acts as a gardener to develop a holistic approach of landscapes, an orchestrator or an enabler of their complex transformation processes. His research investigates the notion of landscape skeletons as the construction of socio spatial and geopolitical frameworks.


About Rafael Gomez-Moriana

I am an architect, writer and educator. rafagomo.com chronicles my architectural making, writing, teaching and curating activity, while criticalista.com is an archive of my writings as well as a platform for venting personal rants and observations. I studied architecture at the University of Waterloo (Canada) and at the Berlage Institute (the Netherlands). I direct the University of Calgary’s architecture term-abroad program in Barcelona, and have previously taught in the Metropolis Masters Program in Architecture and Urban Culture, CIEE Architecture and Design program, as well as at Carleton University and the University of Manitoba.

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