Modern Movement and Digital Challenges
6. March 2020 | Akademie der Künste | Hanseatenweg 10, 10557 Berlin-Tiergarten | Germany
DOCOMOMO Deutschland, the Detmold School of Architecture and Interior Architecture (TH OWL) invite you to the 17th DOCOMOMO Germany Conference. It is the second event in Berlin and for the first time it will take part in the Akademie der Künste. In this context, the conference will take place in a new format as a combination of invited keynote speeches and selected scientific lectures – in 2019 with the the
In three thematic blocks the international conference in Berlin will discuss different aspects of digitisation related to archives, museum, social media, planning and design tools. The focus is less on the technical aspects of digitals aspects but is asking on how digital tools can help to involve different stakeholders to communicate and disseminate the concepts, visions and impulses emanating from modern movement.
The invited keynote speakers Matthias Sauerbruch and Donatella Fioretti will present own projects and comment on these questions and in particular introduce the role of architecture as a planning and design discipline.
MOVIE AND PODIUM DISCUSSION
In the evening the photographer Jean Molitor will present a movie and selected photographs with a focus on Africa to explain and discuss his approach of using photography as a mean to raise awareness about the role of architecture for community-building with the speakers and the public.
The event will be accompanied by excursions to sites of post-war modernism in Berlin. These take place on Thursday, 5 March 2020 and on Saturday, 7 March 2020 before and after the conference: Architecture Faculty with Architecture Museum and Akademie der Künste. Further information will be annouced later.
Akademie der Künste | Hanseatenweg 10, 10557 Berlin-Tiergarten | Germany
Please use this link for registration: http://www.th-owl.de/fb1/fachbereich/conference-2020.html