On March 6, 2012 the 1st lecture on green architecture by famous Danish architect Jan Gehl was held in the lecture hall of the PRO ARTE Foundation in Peter and Paul Fortress. The lecture was organized by the Danish Cultural Institute in St Petersburg and the PRO ARTE Foundation and was addressed to students and young architects. It was devoted to the unique Danish experience of making Copenhagen «the city for people» especially comfortable for pedestrians and cyclists. Jan Gehl also spoke about «copenhagenization» of other capitals – New York, Sydney and Mexico City and shared his ideas on city planning in Petersburg.
Event type: lection
Activity Type : Architecture
Project: LISTENING TO ARCHITECTURE, COMPOSING SPACES (2011 - 2013)