Auditorium 17/18 Act II: Narrate & Engage

Space Popular (UK/TH) & PIPS:lab (NL)
Thu 30 Nov 17 . 20:00

Using unstable media the multi-talented group members have truly become masters of the unexpected.

Auditorium 17/18 Act III: Re-set

RAAAF [Rietveld Architecture-Art-Affordances] (NL)
Thu 15 Feb 18 . 20:00

The End of Sitting is social because it invites us to a negotiation of context; it makes us reconsider our routine behaviours and makes us ask “What is it that we are up to here?” It is design because in the negotiation it offers us new perspectives

Thu 22 Feb 18 . 20:00

For the NDSM project we initially started a think tank inviting a diverse group such as developers, architects, artists, squatters. We came together and started to think of alternative development strategies for cities.

Auditorium 17/18 Act V: Affect

Farshid Moussavi FMA (IR/UK)
Thu 8 Mar 18 . 20:00

Style, then, rather than pertaining to something external to a building, manifests itself as the cluster of affects which make up that building and which determine how people experience it − both aesthetically and in their everyday activities.

Auditorium 17/18 Act VI: Make

Miralles Tagliabue EMBT (ES)
Thu 26 Apr 18 . 20:00

For us, making models is to continue the tradition of making things with your hands. We also like to solve issues three-dimensionally and work directly with different materials and textures. We like building things slowly, layer by layer.


Thu 9 Nov 17 . 20:00

Today’s increased complexity and entropy requires different spaces, organised around collaboration, co-learning, and synthesis. Insulated disciplinary typologies can be replaced by loose frameworks, compartmentalising to parts while remaining linked to a whole.

New Utopia – moved to May 4

Renzo Martens (NL) & David Gianotten/OMA (NL)
Thu 4 May 17 . 20:00

Can artistic engagement with global inequality bring sustainable growth?


CANCELLED: Dystopia?

Peter Eisenman (USA) & Pieterjan Ginckels (BE)
Tue 21 Mar 17 . 20:00

We regret to inform you that the upcoming AUDITORIUM double lecture by the renowned architect Peter Eisenman and artist Pieterjan Ginckels, scheduled for Tuesday 21.03 in STUK, is canceled. Peter Eisenman (USA) ca


Forensic Architecture (GB)
Thu 23 Feb 17 . 20:00

Which price is architecture willing to pay in the search of an ideal society?

Modern Utopia

Olivia de Oliveira (BR)
Thu 16 Feb 17 . 20:00

How does the modernist work of Lina Bo Bardi influence a contemporary practice of architecture?

People’s Utopia

Iwan Baan (NL) & Kunlé Adeyemi/NLÉ (NG)
Wed 30 Nov 16 . 20:00

What can informal urban processes and bottom-up dynamics imagine for the city?

Temporary Utopia

Assemble (GB) & Stavros Stavrides (GR)
Thu 27 Oct 16 . 20:00

How can a broader understanding of the public realm transcend the scope of architecture?

NEW DATE | Data-driven Spaces, Forms and Shapes

Thu 13 Oct 16 . 20:00

The postponed Auditorium lecture by PATRIK SCHUMACHER, which was planned for 24 March, will now be held on Thursday 13 October 2016, at 20:00 at STUK.