SPAM: Settimana del Progetto di architettura nel Mondo
SPAM is the acronym of Settimana del Progetto di architettura nel Mondo, the World Architecture Design Week. After a successfull first edition on 2019 with 120 lectures, 4.500 people, more than 400 young and childrens, more than 100 thousand followers on social networks, the 2020 edition aims for offering once again an updated Outlook about the international design, with the involvement of architects, scholars and critics, professionals, artists, institutions.
SPAM is supposed to be an event where the contamination of ideas about the subject “design”, will be looking for space and diffusion in the universities and academies, in the cities, on the political bargaining tables, in citizen associations, in magazines and generally everywhere the future of the city is discussed.
SPAM is a festival promoted by the Architects Association in Rome and the Casa dell’Architettura with the aim for growing a renewed design culture. This event wants to focus on the problems and contents that steer the urban, social and economic transformations of the great contemporary metropolises, with a specific focus on the capital city.
SPAM will take place starting from 9th until 16th October 2020 at the Casa dell’Architettura, in Rome (piazza Manfredo Fanti, 47), headquarters of the Association of Architects of Rome. The location will be setted as a tv studio in a special nteractive way so people can participate also by video call, to enjoy the event and effort in the best way the actual world emergency condition.
At SPAM.02 young professionals will be protagonists in the young focus, every morning, from 9.30 to 10.00 am for the duration of the event. The selected studios will also take part in the panel discussion from 12.00 to 13.15, with the other participants of the morning session.
On October 14th, PLATFORM architecture and design will be the Media of the Day, with the interview of Director Simona Finessi with Prof. Marcello Pazzaglini. For further information please visit www.spamroma.com.