Living Together: thematic events on City, Architecture and housing
From 6 to 30 October, the French Institute of Cambodia presents a series of events focusing on the city, architecture and housing through the topic “Living Together”.
All events take place at the French Institute with free access (subject to availability for the screenings and the conferences) to:
• Architecture contest 2015 | Topic: “The Immeuble-villa”
Tuesday 6 October at 6.30pm
Presentation of the models created by students from 6 architecture schools in Cambodia. Opening and awards ceremony on Tuesday 6 October at 6.30pm. Exhibition until 31 October.
• Conference | The history of the “Immeuble-villa” concept by Le Corbusier
Thursday 8 October at 6.30pm
Architects Kang Hok, Ivan Tizianel and Yvon Chalm will present the habitat concept that Le Corbusier dreamt up and developed in the 20’s.
• Movie screening | Mon Oncle, by Jacques Tati
Friday 9 October at 5pm
Little Gérard lives with his parents in an ultra-modern house in a new suburb of Paris. He loves to spend time with his dreamy and fanciful uncle, Mr Hulot.
• Movie screening | Playtime, by Jacques Tati
Friday 9 October at 7 pm
A party of American tourists embark on a one-day sightseeing tour of Paris, discovering the hyper- modern architecture of the French capital.
• Documentary screening | Le Siècle de Le Corbusier
Saturday 10 October at 10am
A documentary on Le Corbusier, a figure of modernity, who revolutionized architecture and housing.
• Conference | Greenery in Phnom Penh City
Tuesday 20 October at 6.30pm
by Mr Seng Vannak, Deputy Director of the Bureau of Urban Planning at the Municipality of Phnom Penh
• Exhibition | Connaître le Corbusier
Launch on Thursday 5 November at 6.30pm
Discover the multiform works of architect Le Corbusier. Exhibition until 30 November.
• Conference | Le Corbusier and Asia
Tuesday 10 November at 6.30pm
by Mr Yoshiyuki Yamana, architect and professeur at the University of Sciences of Tokyo.
Opening night on Tuesday 6 October at 6.30pm at the French Institute
Architecture contest model exhibition and awarding ceremony