The Urbanist

Venice Biennale and more

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31 May 2018

Episode 346

30 minutes


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We report from the Venice Biennale 2018 where we sit down for a chat with the architect David Chipperfield and also with Helsinki’s mayor Jan Vapaavuori. We also meet the architect running for mayor of Bratislava and find out what he might bring to the table.

31 May 2018

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Chapter 1

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Chapter 1

Sir David Chipperfield

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We catch up with the British architect at the Venice Biennale 2018 to talk about his new urbanism book ‘On Planning – A Thought Experiment’.

13 minutes

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Chapter 2

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Chapter 2

Helsinki’s Jan Vapaavuori

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Jan Vapaavuori, mayor of Helsinki, tells us all about Finland’s participation at this year’s Venice Biennale.

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Chapter 3

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Chapter 3

Who will run Bratislava?

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The Slovak architect Matus Vallo is one among several candidates running for Bratislava mayor. We discover what an architect-turned-mayor could do for the city.

7 minutes

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