Thursday 09.08.12, 20:00
Time to decide: What do we need to make courtyards better? (Conferences)

Discussion will focus on courtyard spaces and will serve to help figure out what comprises the life in a microrayon, we will also discuss the international experience of community development and what has already been done in Moscow to create quality courtyard spaces. We will also draw up a roadmap for rehabilitation of already existing courtyards.  

Date:

09.08.12

Time:

20:00

format:

Conferences

Place:

strelka courtyard

Price:

FREE

Language:

russian

Conference participants will talk about their ideas and vision of an ordinary Moscow microrayon, about families and children, young adults and entrepreneurs who live in a Moscow microrayons, and about what spaces matter the most for them. We will focus especially on the role of local communities and their ability to make an impact on a microrayon’s space. In addition, the PlanAR Architectural Bureau will talk on August 9 of their experience designing a courtyard for Marfino in Moscow.

Participants:
– Aurash Khawarzad, Change Administration, USA
– Sergey Sitar, architect, critic, editor-in-chief of «Proekt International» Magazine
– Alexander Panchenko, editor-in-chief of "Bambuk" Project
– Elena Potapova, editor-in-chief of «Sosedi» website
– Natalya Voyinova, Ilya Mukosey, arhitectural studio "PlanAr"
– Dubinin Alexander Alexandrovich, general director of  MC “Vedis-Comfort
– Vasiliy Varionchik, Head of local authority of Yuzhnoe Medvedkovo
– Vladimir Demidko, municipal deputy of Mitino District
– Mikhail Velmakin, municipal deputy of Otradnoe District
– Ilya Mochalov, landscape architect, general director "Ilya Mochalov and Partners"

Moderator: Natalya Chamaeva, Strelka Institute