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 public talks, films, drinks, food, and tunes. The new favourite hangout for everyone who is interested in the city.
28 June - School's Out! #6 with Georgeen Theodore
We are extremely happy that architect and urban designer Georgeen Theodore will be the speaker of the last School's Out! of the season. Georgeen is co-founder of Interboro, an award-winning, brooklyn-based firm offering inventive and inclusive architecture, urban design and planning services.
The foundation of their work is good listening, keen observation and productive community engagement. Their participatory, place-specific approach creates consensus around complex projects ranging from buidligs, parks, and open spaces to neighborhood, city and regional plans. Buildings on the unique qualities of each place, their work closely with clients and project stakeholders to creatively program, design and realize beautiful, inclusive and inviting environments.
Georgeen received a Bachelor of Architecture from Rice University and a Master of Architecture in Urban Design from the Harvard Design School. She is Professor and Director of the Infrastructure Planning Program at New Jersey Institute of Technology’s School of Architecture.
18.00 - 19:00 Drinks, food, and tunes19.00 - 20:00 Talk by Georgeen Theodore + Q&A20.00 - 20:30 Film selected by Jord den Hollander20:30 - 22.00 Drinks, food, and tunes
Entrance fee: 5 EuroGet your ticket here
School's out! will continue in September 2019
31 May 2019 - School's Out! #5: Peter Barber
26 April 2019 - School's Out! #4: Dore van Duivenbode
29 March 2019 - School's Out! #3: Lesley Lokko
22 February 2019 - School's Out! #2: Dirk Sijmons
25 January 2019 – School's Out! #1: Maria Lisogorskaya