The Independent School for the City organizes various public events, addressing topics that responds to current relevant issues. The events are accessible to all ‘urban’ professionals in Rotterdam and beyond.
Friday night is School’s Out! Every last Friday of the month the Independent School for the City celebrates the start of the weekend with a public lecture and film program, while enjoying a drink and some food. School’s Out! is meant for a general (public) audience. The themes of the School’s Out! Fridays are loosely related to the curriculum of the School . See here for more information about the upcoming School’s Out! evenings.
Besides our monthly School’s Out! evenings, we organise various public events, addressing topics that responds to current relevant issues in urbanisation, and offers a platform to other organisation dealing with the city. The events are accessible to all ‘urban’ professionals in Rotterdam and beyond. See here for more information about upcoming events.
The Independent School for the City regularly features various exhibitions that are either the result of school projects or a stand-alone expo compiled by (architecture) professionals. We are currently showing a collection of Dog Poo Bags by Peter Veenstra (Lola Landscape Architecture), the result of two design studios at Delft University of Technology dealing with urbanization in the greater Accra region and a selection of pictures of North Korean interiors taken by photographer and architectural critic Oliver Wainwright. More info can be found on the Exhibitions page.
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