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Agenda Juni 2017 @ OMI

Infopunt Rotterdam Architectuur Maand 2017

June 2 - July 15

Train and the City
Exhibition

During the Rotterdam Architecture Month 2017, OMI presents the exhibition «Train and the City» by KCAP Architects&Planners.

Since the birth of railway transport, cities have developed rapidly around their stations and continue to do so. Today, the arrival of high speed trains and the improvement of transportation, brings us to imagine and create new visions for train stations and their surroundings. «Train and the City» invites you to explore a selection of KCAP’s oeuvre that deals with station areas as a driving force for the development of European cities.

Tijdens de Rotterdam Architectuur Maand 2017, presenteert OMI de tentoonstelling «Train and the City» door KCAP Architects&Planners.

Sinds de uitvinding van transport per trein zijn steden snel gegroeid rondom hun stations en dat doen tot op de dag van vandaag. Tegenwoordig leidt de opkomst van de hogesnelheidstreinen en de verbetering van het transport tot de ontwikkeling van nieuwe visies voor stations en hun omgeving. «Train and the City» neemt je mee op een ontdekkingsreis langs projecten uit het oeuvre van KCAP. Projecten gericht op stationsgebieden als een drijvende kracht voor de ontwikkeling van Europese steden.

June 3

Rotterdam Central District
Tour (EN)

After a visit to the exhibition «Train and the City» Ute Schneider, partner KCAP, and a special guest will take you on a tour through the Central District.

Tickets and more information will follow soon.

June 16 - 18

Dag van de Architectuur
Festival

Architecture Day welcomes you to the city with a special program in which remarkable buildings will be opened to the public. Discover two of Rotterdam’s former harbour areas – the Maritime District and the Wilhelminapier – with tours, walks and talks.
More information: www.dagvandearchitectuur-rotterdam.nl

Een weekend lang openen markante gebouwen in het Maritiem District en op de Wilhelminapier hun deuren. Ontdek de nieuwe verhalen over de imposante architectuur in deze twee voormalige havengebieden tijdens de rondleidingen, boottochten, wandelingen en presentaties.
Meer informatie: www.dagvandearchitectuur-rotterdam.nl

June 17

Maritime District
Tour (EN)

An excursion with KCAP Architects&Planners about their urban transformation strategy for the Maritime District, including a visit to The Red Apple.

June 23 - 25

ZigZagZuid
Festival

Architecture festival ZigZagZuid is an expedition through Rotterdam, a journey of the more unexpected places in town. In this edition the festival focuses on the Zuidplein and turns this unique area inside out with artworks, tours and performances.
More information: www.zigzagcity.nl

Architectuurfestival ZigZagZuid is een ontdekkingstocht door Rotterdam, een reis langs onverwachte plekken, weg van de gebaande paden. Ga mee op een reis naar Zuidplein en verken dit unieke stedelijke landschap met kunstinstallaties, rondleidingen en optredens.
Meer informatie: www.zigzagcity.nl

June 29

Zurich, the station as urban centrality
Short Talks Long Drinks #6

Station areas are being developed into urban hubs where both traffic flows and city functions converge. With Zurich as an example, the correlation between station and city development will be discussed in a special event alongside the expo «Train and the City».

Tickets and more information will follow soon.

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