Lecture: “A Journey to Utzon’s China 2007-2011” by Dr. Chiu Chen-Yu (Cho), Aalto University, Helsinki, FFB-06, 1:40 PM February 8 (EN)

Department of Architecture is pleased to announce a lecture by Dr.CHIU Chen-Yu(Cho), Aalto University in Helsinki

Title : “A Journey to Utzon’s China 2007-2011”
Date : Monday, February 8
Time : 1:40 p.m.
Place : FFB-06
Speaker : CHIU Chen-Yu(Cho), PhD

Abstract: This lecture aims to illuminate the background, process and outcomes of Dr. CHIU Chen-Yu’s PhD thesis, “Utzon’s China, The Reinterpretation of Traditional Chinese Art and Architecture in the Work of Jorn Utzon (1918-2008),” undertaken at the Faculty of Architecture, building and Planning, The University of Melbourne, Australia.

Biography: CHIU Chen-Yu(Cho), graduated from Chung Yuan Cristian University, Taiwan in 2002 with a Bachelor of Architecture. He achieved a Masters degree at Columbia University in 2005 and received his PhD at The University of Melbourne in 2011. Since 2013, he has worked as a Post-Doctoral researcher and lecturer at Aalto University in Helsinki.