This international seminar is held each year in Madrid, in order to foster the values of traditional building, architecture and urban planning, especially amongst the new generations of professionals specialising in construction, architecture and urban planning.
It brings nationally and internationally renowned experts together with an audience of students, professors and other professionals, and they always result in interesting proposals, debates and knowledge exchanges amongst individuals from a wide array of countries and backgrounds.
The Seminar is divided into four sessions:
First Session: Creating Places
Second Session: Place Making Theory and Education
Third Session: Crafts, Local Character and Community
Forth Session: Creating Places II
Organised by INTBAU and the Rafael Manzano Prize for New Traditional Architecture, thanks to the support of The Richard H. Driehaus Charitable Lead Trust, through a grant from The Chicago Community Trust, with the collaboration of the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, the Universidad Alfonso X el Sabio, the Escola Superior Gallaecia, the Fundação Serra Henriques and the Centro de Investigación de Arquitectura Tradicional (CIAT). It will take place in the School of Architecture of the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, on 7-8 November.
For the full programme details and to register for the event please visit the Premio Rafael Manzano website.