IAAC Lecture Series 2015/16

Tuesday 2nd of February 2016
Alfredo Brillembourg
Urban-Think Tank

Fragmented Cities

@ 19.30, IAAC Auditorium
Open to the Public

Alfredo Brillembourg received his Bachelor of Art and Architecture and his Master of Science in Architectural Design from Columbia University. In 1998, with Hubert Klumpner founded Urban-Think Tank (U-TT) in Caracas, Venezuela. Brillembourg has been a guest professor at the Graduate School of Architecture and Planning, Columbia University, where he co-founded the Sustainable Living Urban Model Laboratory (S.L.U.M. Lab) with Hubert Klumpner.

Since 2010, Brillembourg and Klumpner hold the chair for Architecture and Urban Design at the Swiss Institute of Technology ETH in Zurich, Switzerland. As co-principle of U-TT, Brillembourg has received, among other prizes, the 2012 Holcim Global Silver Award for innovative contributions to ecological and social design practices, and the 2012 Venice Biennale of Architecture Golden Lion.