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TACK Final Conference “Tacit Knowledge in Architecture” – Program

presented by

TACK Network

● Monday 19 June 2023

11:00 – 12:45
Registration desk open

12:45 – 13:15
Welcome and introduction by Tom Avermaete, Janina Gosseye, Christoph Grafe & Lara Schrijver

13:15 – 14:15
Opening lecture by Elke Krasny
Moderated by Helena Mattsson, with Françoise Fromonot, respondent

14:30 – 17:00
Paper session NATURE(S)
Chaired by Caendia Wijnbelt, Paula Strunden & Jhono Bennett

  • Uncommoning: Artistic Knowledge in Architecture, Valerie Hoberg
  • Body of Knowledge | Knowing Bodies, Katharina Voigt
  • Busy body: living and working in urban renewal neighbourhoods, Soscha Monteiro
  • Improvised architectural responses to the changing climate; making, sharing and communicating design processes in rural Bangladesh, Tumpa Husna Yasmin Fellows
  • ID – Integrated Processes of Reading and Creating Post-Objects in Digital Design, Angeliki-Sofia Mantikou and Athanasios Farangas

17:30 – 19:00
Tacit Knowledge in Architecture
Book presentation by the TACK ESRs
Moderated by Margitta Buchert & Klaske Havik
With Wivina Demeester & Christoph Grafe, respondents

19:30 – 20:30
Unausgesprochenes Wissen/Unspoken Knowledge/Le (savoir) non-dit
Exhibition opening with a statement by Tom Avermaete and Janina Gosseye, the exhibition curators
Statements by Kees Kaan, Elli Mosayebi, Mara Trübenbach and Angelo Lunati, exhibition contributors

20:30 – 22:00

● Tuesday 20 June 2023

9:30 – 11:15
Object session SITE
Chaired by Hamish Lonergan, Caendia Wijnbelt & Ionas Sklavounos

  • Chozos, Houses of Nomadic Shepherds, Alba Balmaseda Domínguez
  • Maintaining a Wetland, Johanna Just
  • Unpacking HERMIA, Mara Trübenbach
  • Embodied Knowledge: Eilfried Huth’s Eschensiedlung in Deutschlandsberg, Styria, 1972–1992, Monika Platzer
  • City as Forest, Verena Brehm
  • Clay landscape, Klas Ruin & Ola Broms Wessel
  • Cylinders of Soap, Mud, and Pottery: On Cultures of Making Beyond Architecture, Nadi Abusaada

11:15 – 12:00
Extended Break to visit TACK Exhibition

12:00 – 13:15

13:15 – 14:15
Keynote lecture by Harry Collins
Moderated by Lara Schrijver
With Caroline van Eck, respondent

14:30 – 17:00
Paper session VECTORS
Chaired by Eric Crevels, Anna-Livia Vørsel & Mara Trübenbach

  • (Un)Programming the factory: weaving panopticon stories, Fernando Ferreira
  • Constructing tacit planning knowledge: political commitment and architectural practice, Elettra Carnelli
  • Rooms: Architectural Model-Making as Ethnographic Research, Ecaterina Stefanescu
  • Embodiment takes command: Re-enacting Hannie and Aldo van Eyck’s homelife, Alejandro Campos
  • Revealing the tacit: a critical spatial practice based on walking and re/presenting, Nilsu Altunok

17:30 – 19:00
Object session LINEAGES
Chaired by Paula Strunden & Ionas Sklavounos

  • Luc Deleu & T.O.P. office, Sofie de Caigny
  • Tesseln and Bâtons à marques: Early records of customary law, Nicole de Lalouvière
  • Architectural photography as conduit for tacit knowledge: The Helfenstein archives at gta, Irina Davidovici and Ziu Bruckmann
  • Forêt DesCartes, Filippo Cattapan
  • The B-Sides. Tupaia, Kybernetes & Lara Croft, Eva Sommeregger

20:00 – 22:00
Conference dinner

● Wednesday 21 June 2023

9:30 – 12:00
Paper session ACTORS
Chaired by Claudia Mainardi, Filippo Cattapan & Hamish Lonergan

  • Paperwork and Wordcraft: Institutionality at IAUS, Alex Maymind
  • Understanding the Roles of Tacit Knowledge in the Collaboration Between AEC: a case study approach, Laurens Bulckaen
  • Architecture, Design and Judgment, Hans Teerds
  • In Quest of Meaning: Revisiting the discourse around ‘non-pedigreed’ architecture, Vasileios Chanis
  • Dissemination of Architectural Culture: A View on Turkish Architects’ Journeys in the Pre-Digital Age, Hamiloglu Ceren

12:00 – 13:15

13:15 – 14:15
TACK Web-publication presentation by Helen Thomas
With Gaia Caramellino, respondent

14:30 – 15:45
Object session SHAPERS
Chaired by Eric Crevels, Mara Trübenbach & Ionas Sklavounos

  • Tactiles, Katharina Kasinger
  • Infra-thin Magick: An Extended Reality (XR) Ceremony, Paula Strunden
  • Material Chariot, Paul Vermeulen
  • Playa Blanca, Bankers and the Pivotal Point, Holger Hoffmann
  • Concrete Column, Pirelli Learning Centre, Angelo Lunati

16:00 – 17:30
Roundtable and concluding discussion
Moderated by Jennifer Mack & Angelika Schnell
With Paula Strunden, Mara Trübenbach, Hamish Lonergan & Ionas Sklavounos, session reporters, and with Boris Brorman Jensen, respondent

ETH Hönggerberg
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