News

2nd October, 2018
— Congress 
NEXT – Constructed Natures and the Architecture of Extremes
Key-note – ‘Next Generation Infrastructure’
ISOCARP 54th Congress – ‘Cool Planning’
Bødo, Nordland, Norway
Invited speakers: dr.arch. Taneha K. Bacchin and ir. Filippo LaFleur

12th July, 2018
— Symposium

Landscapes of Coexistence
Delta Interventions Graduation Studio 2017-2018 – Final One-day Symposium and Exhibition.
Berlagezaal 1&2, BK-TUDelft
Invited speakers: prof.ir. Dirk Sijmons, dr.arch. Platon Issaias

July, 2018
— Delta Interventions Studio 2017-2018
Graduation Days
P5 — Final Graduation Projects Presentations.
North Sea Landscapes of Coexistence Studio
Joint Design Studio TUDelft – Dalhousie Architecture School, Halifax, Canada

22nd – 27th June, 2018
— Exhibition

North Sea Landscapes of Coexistence
Delta Interventions Graduation Studio 2017-2018 – Final Exhibition.
Expo Space, BK-TUDelft

14th June, 2018
— Symposium: 16th International Architecture Exhibition | La Biennale di Venezia
‘Fluid Territories’
One-day Symposium on Landscapes, Labour, and Logistics
As part of ‘The Port and the Fall of Icarus’ project for the Dutch Pavilion at the Venice Biennale 2018.
Aula Tafuri, Palazzo Badoer,  IUAV University of Venice, Italy

June, 2018
— Book Launch
IJsselmeer: a spatial perspective
Author: prof.ir. Frits Palmboom

May 24th, 2018
— 16th International Architecture Exhibition |La Biennale di Venezia
Opening of “The Port and the Fall of Icarus” in the Venice Biennale 2018, at the Dutch Pavilion (Giardini) and Riva dei Sette Martiri, Venice. Review by Syb Groeneveld from Stimuleringsfonds Creatieve Industrie.

May 22th, 2018
— Seminar TU Delft – DIMI Deltas, Infrastructure & Mobility Initiative
Multi-layered Flood Safety: the Netherlands meets the US
How can infrastructure-construction, emergency management and urban development be streamlined to build the flood resilience of our cities? The seminar brings together experts from Texas and the Netherlands to shed light on the opportunities for mutual learning across nations and sectors.
Chairman: prof.dr.ir. Ellen van Bueren / Organiser: dr. Nikki Brand

May 4th, 2018
— Transitional Territories Studio 2018-2019
TT Studio 2018-2019: Introduction Meeting
Room C (TUD BK-City) 12:45 – 13:45

May 2018
— Research Project Launch
Adaptive Urban Transformation (AUT)
Territorial governance, spatial strategy and urban landscape dynamics in the Pearl River Delta
Project Leaders: Dr Steffen Nijhuis (TUD), Prof Yimin Sun (SCUT), Prof Eckart Lange (UoS).
Period: 2018-2021
Funding: NSFC, NWO and EPSRC Sustainable Deltas Program (grant no. ALWSD 2016.013)

April 26th, 2018
— 16th International Architecture Exhibition |La Biennale di Venezia
They Invented a New Machine, presentation of “The Port and the Fall of Icarus” project for the Extended Program of the Dutch Pavilion at the Venice Architecture Biennial 2018
Het Nieuwe Instituut, Rotterdam.
Project by dr.arch. Hamed Khosravi, dr.arch. Taneha K. Bacchin, and ir. Filippo laFleur

April 24th, 2018
— Colloquium TU Delft – DIMI Deltas, Infrastructure & Mobility Initiative
Integrated Design in Urban Infrastructures: Subsurface
Chairman: dr. Fransje Hooimeijer  (Project leader Subsurface Infrastructure)

February 19th, 2018
Becoming Infrastructural

14:00 – 16:00
Berlagezaal 1 — Faculty of Architecture , TUDelft
dr. Rossi Exo Adams
Assistant Professor of Architecture, College of Design – Iowa State University USA

February, 2018
— Delta Interventions Studio 2017-2018 
Seminar Series/ Film Making/ Film Screening
North Sea: Landscapes of Coexistence Studio

February 9th-12th, 2018
— Delta Interventions Studio 2017-2018 
Lets Talk About Water Film Festival – Masterclass / Water Micro-Movie Festival 2018

January 12th, 2018
— Exhibition
Letters to the Mayor opens at Het Nieuwe Instituut, Rotterdam
With letters by dr.arch. Taneha K. Bacchin and dr.arch. Hamed Khosravi

December 14th, 2017
— 16th International Architecture Exhibition |La Biennale di Venezia
The Port and the Fall of Icarus, selected project for the Dutch National Pavilion at the Venice Architecture Biennial 2018
Project by dr.arch. Hamed Khosravi, dr.arch. Taneha K. Bacchin, and ir. Filippo laFleur

11th December, 2017
— Symposium
Territory as a Project – Extreme Ecologies, Infrastructure, and Forms of Life
One-day Symposium and Exhibition.
Delta Interventions Graduation Studio 2017-2018 – MSc3 One-day Symposium and Exhibition.
Berlagezaal 1&2, BK-TUDelft
Invited speakers: dr.arch. Pier Vittorio Aureli, dr. Godofredo Enes Pereira, dr.arch. Marina Otero Verzier

November, 2017
— Delta Urbanism Group: Newspaper Article
Restoring Delta Resilience  Article NRC.NL 
Urbanisation and security in the delta requires a new large-scale spatial policy.
Open letter by prof.dr.ir. Han Meyer and forty dutch experts on the topic.

06th October, 2017
— International Seminar TUDelft & MIT
Landscapes in Transition
Design Studios Talk organised by Delta Urbanism/ Delta Interventions Studio, TUD North Sea: Landscapes of Coexistence (Taneha Bacchin, Hamed Khosravi) and Urban Design Studio, MIT
Cities by Sea: Urbanism in the Age of Sea Level Rise (Rafi Segal, Alan Berger, Jonah Susskind)
Berlagezaal, BK-TUDelft

June/July, 2017
— Delta Interventions Studio 2016-2017
Graduation Days
P5 — Final Graduation Projects Presentations.
Adaptation (Resilience) by Design Studio
Joint Design Studio TUDelft – UC Berkeley College of Environmental Design

27th – 30th June, 2017
— Exhibition
Adaptation by Design
Final Studio Exhibition and Seminar – Delta Interventions Studio 2016-2017
Joint Design Studio TUDelft – UC Berkeley College of Environmental Design

June, 2017
— Book Launch
The state of the delta.
Hydraulic engineering, urban development and nation building in the Netherlands.
Author: prof.dr.ir. Han Meyer

June 28th, 2017
— Colloquium TU Delft – DIMI Deltas, Infrastructure & Mobility Initiative
Integrated Design & Engineering in Deltas

June 17th, 2017
— Archiprix 2017
Award Cerimony Archiprix Award

June 12th, 2017
— Research Exchange/ Interview
Short videos/interviews 
on the topics Delta Urbanism and Multifunctional (Green/Blue) Infrastructure in the Netherlands by Arch. Carolina Nunes, guest researcher Delta Urbanism Research Group (April – May 2017).

June 6th, 2017
— Urbanism Cross Cutting Seminar
Planning for Flood Resilience.
How do the US and Dutch planning systems perform regarding flood resilience?
Organised by dr. Nikki Brand and prof. Phill Berke