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Each of the four concurrent workshops at the 5th International Forum were organized as two half-day sessions and a full-day guided “mobile workshop” (excursion), travelling to different sites throughout the city of Detroit. The workshops examined reorienting human habitation of the planet through infrastructure at four different scales: architectural, metropolitan, territorial, and planetary.

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Infrastructure Space
April 7 to April 9, 2016

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Detroit, USA
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