Second MODSCAPES Meeting in Oporto

From 25th to 27th May 2017, the transnational research project on Modernist Reinventions of the Rural Landscapes holds its second event at Escola Superior Artística do Porto, convened by Prof. Helena Maia (ESAP/CEAA) and Dr. Axel Fisher (ULB/FNRS). During three days, the five research teams and the partner members did discuss the different layers of the project.
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'Beyond By': Rural Modernism and Authorship at the SAHGB Symposium

Axel Fisher and Michele Tenzon from the Université libre de Bruxelles will participate at the 2017 Symposium of the Society of Architectural Historians of Great Britain. 'Beyond By: Towards an Inclusive Architectural History' is the title…

MODSCAPES Kick-off event in Milan

MODSCAPES kick-off event (20-22 March 2017), full programme and outputs
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The new rural settlements funded under fascism in colonial Libya. A Town Planning Archetype, a Theatre for the Fascist Power, or the obvious Answer to Local Urban Requirements? Lecture by Vittoria Capresi at ESAP on January 12th 2017
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Exploring Écochard's Archives: a Talk at the ULB Doctoral Seminar, Brussels

Michele Tenzon, doctoral fellow at the Université libre de Bruxelles and MODSCAPES member will present the first results of his exploration of Michel Écochard's archives. The numerous and unpublished documents, maps, blueprints and sketches,…
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MODSCAPES Lecture at the Habiter Research Centre, Université libre de Bruxelles

MODSCAPES team member Michele Tenzon will introduce on 11 October 2016, his research work on modernist rural resettlement schemes in Morocco at the Université libre de Bruxelles. The lecture will inaugurate the 2016-17 “Midis d’Habiter” talks,…