Architecture lectures Winter/Spring 2019

Since 2014, the Amsterdam Architecture Centre has been organising the 1-Lectures in collaboration with the Academy of Architecture. This series of architectural lectures provides a platform for speakers from home and abroad to talk about a variety of topics from the international world of architecture, urban planning and landscape architecture. Daniel Libeskind, Kengo Kuma and Anne Lacaton have taken the stage amongst others.

Tickets are available in our online ticketshop

Programme second semester, academic year 2018/2019

Thursday 31 January 2019: A Poetic Landscape Architect | Lodewijk Wiegersma on Sven-Ingvar Andersson
Thursaday 14 February 2019: Second Nature | Hannah Schubert, Leo van Broeck, Mark Minkjan
Thursday 28 February 2019: Creating an icon | Reinier de Graaf (OMA) & Gert-Wim Bos (COD) Different location: OBA Oosterdok
Friday 1 March 2019: A Reflection | Alexander Brodsky (afternoon lecture)
Thursday 14 March 2019: Liveable Cities for the 21st Century | Jan Gehl (Sold out)
Thursday 28 March 2019: Transformation in Composition | René van der Velde
Thursday 11 April 2019: Will Architecture be Disrupted? | Ron Bakker, PLP

Thursday 9 May 2019: Data as raw material for Smart Cities | Vinay Venkratraman
Thursday 23 May 2019: Latin Pop | Supersudaca

Time: 8 PM
Location (unless stated otherwise): Academy of Architecture Amsterdam, Waterlooplein 213
Language: English
Tickets (unless stated otherwise): €7,50
Tickets are available in our online ticketshop
In addition, tickets can be purchased at the door from 7:30 PM on the evening of the lecture itself (if available). 
Students of the Academy of Architecture Amsterdam
Academy of Architecture students are entitled to free admission on presentation of their student ID card. (unless stated otherwise)


1Lectures | Latin Pop | Supersudaca

23 May 2019 : Archief : News

Architect Ana Rascovsky is invited to give a bonus 1Lecture on Supersudaca - Think tank of architecture and urbanism...

1Lectures | Data as Raw Material for Smart Cities | Vinay Venkatraman

09 May 2019 : Archief : News

How can good design, data science and sensor technologies transform the way we build and operate our cities?

Listen to Jan Gehl’s lecture ”Liveable Cities for the 21st Century’


(NL) De lezing van Jan Gehl gemist? Luister hier terug!

SOLD OUT 1Lectures Second Nature | Hannah Schubert, Leo van Broeck, Mark Minkjan

14 Feb 2019 : Archief : News

Landscape architect Hannah Schubert talks about Second Nature - a slow, natural transformation as an alternative to demolition.

1Lectures | Creating an icon | Reinier de Graaf (OMA) & Gert-Wim Bos (COD)

28 Feb 2019 : Archief : News

Reinier de Graaf (OMA) and Gert-Wim Bos (COD) on the groundbreaking design of nhow Amsterdam Rai Hotel.

1Lectures | A Reflection | Alexander Brodsky

01 Mar 2019 : Archief : News

The Russian artist and architect Alexander Brodsky about the expression of imagination and working with clay.

1Lectures | Transformation in Composition | René van der Velde

28 Mar 2019 : Archief : News

René van der Velde talks about composition in landscape design through the lens of the development of brownfield parks.

1Lectures | PLP Ron Bakker | Will Architecture Be Disrupted?

11 Apr 2019 : Archief : News

Ron Bakker of PLP Architecture on the use of innovative smart technologies in buildings

1Lectures | On Sven-Ingvar Andersson | A Poetic Landscape Architect

31 Jan 2019 : Archief : News

First 1Lectures of the season is on the Danish landscape designer Sven-Ingvar Andersson

Sold Out 1Lectures | Jan Gehl | Liveable Cities for the 21st Century

14 Mar 2019 : Archief : News

Why looking after people is crucial for the quality of cities in the 21st century, told by Jan Gehl

SOLD OUT 1Lectures | Kengo Kuma

17 Sep 2018 : Archief : News

Famous Japanese architect Kengo Kuma comes to the Netherlands on 17 September and opens the new season 1Lectures with...

SOLD OUT 1Lectures | HAUT, Building Tall in Timber

20 Sep 2018 : Archief : News

An Architecture talk about HAUT, a 73 meter tall timber hybrid apartment building to be built in Amsterdam.