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2nd Holcim Roundtable 2015 – “Re-materializing Construction”

2nd Holcim Roundtable: “Re-materializing Construction” – June 28 to July 1, 2015, …
2nd Holcim Roundtable: “Re-materializing Construction” – June 28 to July 1, 2015, Einsiedeln, Switzerland
Experts from all continents at the 2nd Roundtable in Einsiedeln, Switzerland (l-r): Mark Swilling (South Africa), Marc Angélil (Switzerland), Susan Parnell (South Africa), Mark Jarzombek (USA), Sarah Nichols (Switzerland), Philippe Block (Switzerland), Reed Kroloff (USA), Shrashtant Patara (India), Guillaume Habert (France/Switzerland), Werner Oechslin (Switzerland), Harry Gugger (Switzerland), Dirk Hebel (Singapore/Switzerland), Xuemei Bai (Australia), Vivian Loftness (USA), Anna Heringer (Austria), Alejandro Aravena (Chile), John Fernandez (USA), Maarten Gielen (Belgium), and Michael Braungart (Germany/Netherlands).
2nd Holcim Roundtable: “Re-materializing Construction” – June 28 to July 1, 2015, …
2nd Holcim Roundtable: “Re-materializing Construction” – June 28 to July 1, 2015, Einsiedeln, Switzerland
Attendees of the 2nd Holcim Roundtable held in the Bibliothek Werner Oechslin. The library of the art and architectural historian Werner Oechslin consists of about 50,000 books with an emphasis is on primary sources about architecture and architectural theory, as well as other important subjects related to architecture, such as philosophy, mathematics, art, archaeology and history.
2nd Holcim Roundtable: “Re-materializing Construction” – June 28 to July 1, 2015, …
2nd Holcim Roundtable: “Re-materializing Construction” – June 28 to July 1, 2015, Einsiedeln, Switzerland
Attendees of the 2nd Holcim Roundtable held in the Bibliothek Werner Oechslin. The library of the art and architectural historian Werner Oechslin consists of about 50,000 books with an emphasis is on primary sources about architecture and architectural theory, as well as other important subjects related to architecture, such as philosophy, mathematics, art, archaeology and history.
2nd Holcim Roundtable: “Re-materializing Construction” – June 28 to July 1, 2015, …
2nd Holcim Roundtable: “Re-materializing Construction” – June 28 to July 1, 2015, Einsiedeln, Switzerland
Discussion during the 2nd Holcim Roundtable (l-r): Philippe Block, Structural Design Group, ETH Zurich (Switzerland); Alejandro Aravena, Elemental (Chile); Mark Jarzombek, History and Theory of Architecture, MIT (USA); and Michael Braungart, Cradle to Cradle, Rotterdam School of Management (Netherlands).
2nd Holcim Roundtable: “Re-materializing Construction” – June 28 to July 1, 2015, …
2nd Holcim Roundtable: “Re-materializing Construction” – June 28 to July 1, 2015, Einsiedeln, Switzerland
Discussion at the 2nd Holcim Roundtable (l-r): Guillaume Habert, Material Sciences and Sustainable Construction, ETH Zurich (Switzerland); Xuemei Bai, Urban Environment and Human Ecology, Australian National University (Australia); and Vivian Loftness, Environmental Design and Sustainability, Carnegie Mellon University (USA).
2nd Holcim Roundtable: “Re-materializing Construction” – June 28 to July 1, 2015, …
2nd Holcim Roundtable: “Re-materializing Construction” – June 28 to July 1, 2015, Einsiedeln, Switzerland
Workshop session during the 2nd Holcim Roundtable (l-r): Alejandro Aravena, Elemental (Chile); Maarten Gielen, Rotor (Belgium); and Mark Jarzombek, History and Theory of Architecture, MIT (USA).
2nd Holcim Roundtable: “Re-materializing Construction” – June 28 to July 1, 2015, …
2nd Holcim Roundtable: “Re-materializing Construction” – June 28 to July 1, 2015, Einsiedeln, Switzerland
2nd Holcim Roundtable (l-r): Moderator Reed Kroloff, former Director of the Cranbrook Academy of Art and Art Museum (USA) and Marc Angélil, Head Academic Committee of the Holcim Foundation (Switzerland).
2nd Holcim Roundtable: “Re-materializing Construction” – June 28 to July 1, 2015, …
2nd Holcim Roundtable: “Re-materializing Construction” – June 28 to July 1, 2015, Einsiedeln, Switzerland
Attendees at the 2nd Roundtable (l-r): Maarten Gielen, Rotor (Belgium); Mark Jarzombek, History and Theory of Architecture, MIT (USA); and Michael Braungart, Cradle to Cradle, Rotterdam School of Management (Netherlands).
2nd Holcim Roundtable: “Re-materializing Construction” – June 28 to July 1, 2015, …
2nd Holcim Roundtable: “Re-materializing Construction” – June 28 to July 1, 2015, Einsiedeln, Switzerland
2nd Holcim Roundtable (l-r): Xuemei Bai, Urban Environment and Human Ecology, Australian National University (Australia); Vivian Loftness, Environmental Design and Sustainability, Carnegie Mellon University (USA); Shrashtant Patara, Development Alternatives (India); and (back to camera) Guillaume Habert, Material Sciences and Sustainable Construction, ETH Zurich (Switzerland).
2nd Holcim Roundtable: “Re-materializing Construction” – June 28 to July 1, 2015, …
2nd Holcim Roundtable: “Re-materializing Construction” – June 28 to July 1, 2015, Einsiedeln, Switzerland
Dirk Hebel, Assistant Professor of Architecture and Construction, ETH Zurich, Switzerland.
2nd Holcim Roundtable: “Re-materializing Construction” – June 28 to July 1, 2015, …
2nd Holcim Roundtable: “Re-materializing Construction” – June 28 to July 1, 2015, Einsiedeln, Switzerland
Mark Swilling, Sustainable Development, University of Stellenbosch, South Africa.
2nd Holcim Roundtable: “Re-materializing Construction” – June 28 to July 1, 2015, …
2nd Holcim Roundtable: “Re-materializing Construction” – June 28 to July 1, 2015, Einsiedeln, Switzerland
Susan Parnell, African Centre of Cities, University of Cape Town, South Africa.
2nd Holcim Roundtable: “Re-materializing Construction” – June 28 to July 1, 2015, …
2nd Holcim Roundtable: “Re-materializing Construction” – June 28 to July 1, 2015, Einsiedeln, Switzerland
Anna Heringer, UNESCO Chair Earthen Architecture, Austria.
2nd Holcim Roundtable: “Re-materializing Construction” – June 28 to July 1, 2015, …
2nd Holcim Roundtable: “Re-materializing Construction” – June 28 to July 1, 2015, Einsiedeln, Switzerland
Sarah Nichols, Scientific Coordinator, Academic Committee of the Holcim Foundation, Switzerland.
2nd Holcim Roundtable: “Re-materializing Construction” – June 28 to July 1, 2015, …
2nd Holcim Roundtable: “Re-materializing Construction” – June 28 to July 1, 2015, Einsiedeln, Switzerland
Attendees at the 2nd Roundtable (l-r): Philippe Block, ETH Zurich (Switzerland) Alejandro Aravena, Elemental (Chile), Maarten Gielen, Rotor (Belgium); Mark Jarzombek, History and Theory of Architecture, MIT (USA); and Michael Braungart, Cradle to Cradle, Rotterdam School of Management (Netherlands).
2nd Holcim Roundtable: “Re-materializing Construction” – June 28 to July 1, 2015, …
2nd Holcim Roundtable: “Re-materializing Construction” – June 28 to July 1, 2015, Einsiedeln, Switzerland
Harry Gugger, Professor for Architectural & Urban Design, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland
Roundtable Details
Roundtable

“Re-materializing construction”
June 28 to July 1, 2015

Location
Einsiedeln, Switzerland
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