Date: Wednesday, 21. September 2016
Location: Messe Düsseldorf, CCD Ost
Conference language: German/English
Messe DüsseldorfChamber of Architects
Joachim SchäferDr. Christian Schramm
Openings in Facades – Function und Proportion
Music Centre Bochum – Concept and construction of glazing
Bez + Kock Architekten
Visual Relations and Natural Lighting – Basic Design Principles for Museum Architecture
How natural light and views make the museum come alive.
van Wageningen Architecten
Dick van Wageningen
Transparency and Translucency – Architecture and Natural Light
Lightness in construction. Invention of prototypes, new materials, learning about their potential and their limitations.
Renzo Piano Building Workshop
LET’S PLAY, SERIOUSLY! – constructive stringency with playful lightness
Works by French architectural practice Atelier Zündel Cristea.
Atelier Zündel Cristea
Interventions in the City - Reflection and Dialogue
Degelo Architects cut away parts of the existing library in order to make the building react to its urban context. Thus the building became a cut diamond.
Rhythm & Blues – Bio-Adaptive and Natural Lighting of Large Scale Buildings
Translucent glass walls, soffit lighting of spectral blue 480 nm, light brought into deep bio units correspond to latest neuroscientific research into light levels and human circadian rhythms.
Ian Ritchie Architects, London
Insights and views – room atmospheres and glass
The purposeful implementation of glass creates tangible experiences of interior. It enriches space beyond being an ordinary construction material and facilitates symbolic design conceptions.
KEGGENHOFF I PARTNER
Prof. Sabine Keggenhoff
Followed by a visit to the glasstec trade fair and a guided tour of the special show “glass technology live”.(Subject to change)