Urban Lanscapes - Indian Case Studies: The Kinetic City

Tuesday 5 February 2013 18.00

The Kinetic City

Opening Lecture: Rahul Mehrotra (Harvard University), introduced by Pippo Ciorra (MAXXI). Rahul Mehrotra, professor of Urban Design and Planning at Harvard University, will conclude the architectual programme ‘Urban Landscapes – Indian Case Studies’ and present new research on the Kinetic City. Mehrotra will discuss the interaction between the Static City, perceived as a monumental two-dimensional entity on city maps, and the Kinetic city, perceived as a city in motion, a three-dimensional construct of incremental development.

Followed by exhibition opening at 19.30.

Exhibition opening hours: Tuesday – Saturday 16.30 to 19.30 until Tuesday 26 February