Easter Rising: AA Visiting School to Easter island

12th to 21st July 2017

 

Programme

 

Day 1 - Wednesday 12th

15:30     Pedro I. Alonso, Welcoming and introduction to the workshop.  FADEU Auditorium, Campus Lo Contador, PUC School of Architecture

16:00     Roberto Moris, Easter Island, an introduction to its infrastructures

16:30     Pedro Ramirez, NASA in Easter Island: 1958 to the present

17:00      Jose Hernandez, Technology transfers:  the Space Shuttle versus the Buran

18:00     Book launch:

Pedro Ignacio Alonso (ed.) Space Race Archaeologies: Photographs, Biographies and Design (Berlin: DOM Publishers, 2016)

- Pedro Ignacio Alonso, Towards an archaeology of things moving

- Asif Siddiqi, Another Space: Global Science and the Cosmic Detritus of the Cold War

- Philipp Meuser, Galina Balashova, space architect. The untold story behind

- Hugo Palmarola, NASA, Latin America, and the Archaeology of Branding

Day 02- Thursday July 13th

10:00     Flight to Easter Island.

17:00     Introduction to the workshop’s brief, P. Sebastian Englert Anthropological Museum. Talk by Pedro Alonso and Philipp Meuser

17:30     Talk by Hetereki Huke, Historic traces in the territory. Migrations, Science and Connectivity in the contemporary island lanscape

18:00     Brief 1: Documenting networks - Field work

Day 03 - Friday July 14th

09:00     Brief 1: Documenting networks - Field work Visit to Rano Raraku and Orongo

16:00     Pin-up Brief 1: Documenting networks

18:00     Talk by Edmundo Edwards, Rapa Nui as archaeological site

Day 04 - Saturday July 15th

09:00     Brief 2 - (2.1) Networks and strategies: from the smallest to the global. Vitis to Anakena and Aka Hanga

18:00     Talk by Asif Siddiqi

Day 05 - Sunday July 16th

09:00     Brief 2 - (2.2) Networks and strategies: from the visible to the hidden

Visit to Ahu Tepeu

Pin-up Brief 2

Talk by Philipp Meuser

Day 06 - Monday July 17th

09:00     Brief 2 - (2.3) Networks and strategies: from the static to the mobile.

16:00     Pin-up. Presentation of preliminary results Briefs 1 and 2. P. Sebastian Englert Anthropological. Museum. Jury: Hetereki Huke, Asif Siddiqi, Philipp Meuser, Hugo Palmarola and Pedro I. Alonso.

18:00     Brief 3 – Approaches to design

18:30      Joint Seminar and book launch:

Pedro Ignacio Alonso (ed.) Space Race Archaeologies: Photographs, Biographies and Design (Berlin: DOM Publishers, 2016)

- Pedro Ignacio Alonso, Towards an archaeology of things moving

- Asif Siddiqi, Another Space: Global Science and the Cosmic Detritus of the Cold War

- Philipp Meuser, Galina Balashova, space architect. The untold story behind

- Hugo Palmarola, NASA, Latin America, and the Archaeology of Branding

Day 07 - Tuesday, July 18th

11:00     Return to Santiago

16:00     Free afternoon  

Day 08 - Wednesday July 19th

09:00     Architectural tour in Santiago 

13:00     Brief 3 – Approaches to design. Individual work

16:00      Pin Up

18:00     Individual work 

Day 09 - Thursday July 20th

09:00     Brief 3 – Approaches to design. Individual work.

Day 10 - Friday July 21st

09:00     Brief 3 – Approaches to design. Individual work.

15:00     Final projects review

Jury: Asif Siddiqi, Philipp Meuser, Hugo Palmarola and Pedro I. Alonso.

Campus Lo Contador, PUC School of Architecture

19:00     Final drinks and barbecue.