Workshops Research Group « The making of urban heritage around the Mediterranean »

Date :Du 12 août à 09h00 au 27 août 2016 à 17h30
Lieu :École Normale Supérieure de Lyon

The workshops (from August 12 to August 27) will be devoted to the industrial heritage of the automobile industry in Lyon and to discuss the prospects and possibilities of international comparison around the Mediterranean in that respect.

Our first meeting will take place on Friday, August 12. During the following week, from August 15 to August 19, we will be visiting the Berliet (today Renault Trucks) sites in Monplaisir and Vénissieux, and having our first session on the fate of this heritage throughout the 20th century.

Our second full week will begin with a workshop on the Berliet Archives from Morocco and Algeria ( ). We will then complete our assessment of the fate of this heritage and be more specifically working on the perspectives of Mediterranean comparison.

The Conference Automobile industrial heritage, urban heritage : discussing comparison will take place on August 24 :

Ms Emine Aslı ODMAN, Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University,
Faculty of architecture, Urban and Regional Planning Department
« The selective making of urban heritage : the case of the forgotten Ford Motor Company plant in Tophane (İstanbul) ».

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Publié le 29 juillet 2016