Nordkalottsymposium #6: THE POLAR PARTICULAR

Nordkalott

Nordkalottsymposium #6: THE POLAR PARTICULAR

KIRKENES, Norway / 5.-7. SEPTEMBER 2014
Hold the dates and enjoy this year’s happening in the north!
The Northern architectural associations in Norway, Sweden and Finland resumes the tradition of arranging the Nordkalottsymposium for architects and planners from all over the polar region, to strengthen cooperation between the countries and increase knowledge and understanding of living and building in the north.
The Nordkalottsymposium 2014 will bring together architects and planners from the circumpolar countries, and will be a venue where we can build relationships, share experiences and develop new knowledge.
The program of the symposium will be launched in March 2014.

IN ADDITION TO THE PROFESSIONAL PROGRAM, THESE SIDE EVENTS ARE BEING HELD :

  • Pre-conference Study Trip Russia – an exciting journey to the east end of the calotte.
  • Road Trips Express Route – visiting sights on the way: Tromsø-Alta-Kirkenes / Oulu-Rovaniemi-Kirkenes
  • Student Workshop Exhibition – students participating from Finland, Sweden, Norway and Russia.
  • Lavvu Experience – Visit to Svanhovd Eco Centre with dinner in lavvu.
  • The Coastal Steamer – Sailing from Kirkenes to Vardø (approx 4 hrs) with lunch and workshops.
  • Hamningberg & Steilneset Whichcraft Monument – Bus trip and visit with Peter Zumthor
  • Conference Dinner – at Vardø Cultural Hall
  • Street Art Vardø – Guided Tour in Vardø

Information on registration and program will follow!