Shali Moodley came to ECA to study Urban Strategies and Design to pursue her fascination in mapping and urban study as a tool for design.

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This presentation will provide an overview of what we know about the links between urban nature, nature connection and health and wellbeing. International case studies will then be used to highlight practical approaches to applying the evidence base and optimising the wellbeing promoting potential of urban nature.

This presentation will provide an overview of what we know about the links between urban nature, nature connection and health and wellbeing. International case studies will then be used to highlight practical approaches to applying the evidence base and optimising the wellbeing promoting potential of urban nature.

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In this paper, Dr Tom Hulme focuses particularly on civic architecture and urban space in the 1920s and 1930s, and on the celebrations that took the city as their subject. City governors, he argues, had a historically-aware mindset that understood the city in terms of its long development, celebrating urban progress from humble origins and shocking growth right up to contemporary power and prestige.

In this paper, Dr Tom Hulme focuses particularly on civic architecture and urban space in the 1920s and 1930s, and on the celebrations that took the city as their subject. City governors, he argues, had a historically-aware mindset that understood the city in terms of its long development, celebrating urban progress from humble origins and shocking growth right up to contemporary power and prestige.

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This paper will locate some of these buildings within their wider architectural, social, and urban historical contexts, showing how culture and leisure – and the buildings in which they were accommodated – were fundamentally related to ideas of modern urbanity and modern citizenship.

This paper will locate some of these buildings within their wider architectural, social, and urban historical contexts, showing how culture and leisure – and the buildings in which they were accommodated – were fundamentally related to ideas of modern urbanity and modern citizenship.

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his talk will explore the resonance of the picturesque within the 19th century design of the hill, and consider how this, alongside the broader cultural and political resonance of Calton Hill's monumental urban landscape provides insight into notions of Scottish identity and its relationship with the British state throughout the last 200 years.

his talk will explore the resonance of the picturesque within the 19th century design of the hill, and consider how this, alongside the broader cultural and political resonance of Calton Hill's monumental urban landscape provides insight into notions of Scottish identity and its relationship with the British state throughout the last 200 years.

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Ziwen’s PhD project focuses on “walkability/walking, transient space and the smaller Chinese cities”. In the light of his interests of understanding how cities and place are experienced and re-used by the public, he teaches students to re-think the existing static spatial terms into a series of urban transition, power relation, itinerant everyday activity, and moveable apparatus etc.

Ziwen’s PhD project focuses on “walkability/walking, transient space and the smaller Chinese cities”. In the light of his interests of understanding how cities and place are experienced and re-used by the public, he teaches students to re-think the existing static spatial terms into a series of urban transition, power relation, itinerant everyday activity, and moveable apparatus etc.

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CANCELLED. WILL BE RESCHEDULED IN SEMESTER 2.

This talk will explore the resonance of the picturesque within the 19th century design of the hill, and consider how this, alongside the broader cultural and political resonance of Calton Hill's monumental urban landscape provides insight into notions of Scottish identity and its relationship with the British state throughout the last 200 years

CANCELLED. WILL BE RESCHEDULED IN SEMESTER 2.

This talk will explore the resonance of the picturesque within the 19th century design of the hill, and consider how this, alongside the broader cultural and political resonance of Calton Hill's monumental urban landscape provides insight into notions of Scottish identity and its relationship with the British state throughout the last 200 years

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For the past four years, Dr Soledad Garcia-Ferrari has been exploring to what extent urban innovation has increased social equity and wellbeing in Colombia’s second-largest city of Medellín.