The Market, the City: exhibition opening and debate 18/12

The Market – The City
Streetscape Territories in Merkato Addis Ababa, Ethiopia 2013-2018

On December 18th, at 5.30pm, we open the Streetscape Territories exhibition on Merkato, Addis Abeba at the Sint-Lucas Brussels Campus (Paleizenstraat 67) through a debate with the title “The Market, the City” with international guests Helawi Sewnet (ET), Zegeye Cherenet (ET), Gunnar Hartmann (DE) and moderated by Kris Scheerlinck.

The exhibition is based on five years of conducting design research projects on Merkato (supported by VLIR-UOS, Global Minds KU Leuven and Faculty of Architecture) and curated by Vincent Chukwuemeka, Matteo Paracchini , Arnout De Schryver, Kris Scheerlinck

On the same day, a research seminar is organised on markets in emerging contexts by the research group ‘Urban Projects, Collective Spaces & Local Identities’.

Feel free to join!


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