logon 10+ Review Babel Me Art Exhibition
In this theme salon, 16 heavyweight guests from architecture, interior, art, economy, industry, media and other cross-fields used the individual spirit of active involvement in urban renewal brought by the "Babel Me" art exhibition with artistic inspiration as the driving force, it brings fresh and infectious multiple forms of sharing, discusses the thinking about transformation and renewal and how the space should respond to the current urban transformation, social structure, tradition and contemporary in the face of new geographical conditions. And the changes in life, how art is involved in urban renewal, industrial and capital considerations, and the impact of public participation on urban regeneration.
Ms. Deng Yijun, executive director of industry and industrial real estate services from Colliers International China, and Mr. Fu Ning, managing director of Shanghai International Arts Festival Friends Club Co., Ltd., Mr. Luo Ang's interior design director, Mr. Zhang Shuwei, respectively, brought the scene from the perspectives of industry, culture and space. Come to the first group of flash talks, from the trend of the demand for the stock space in the location of the company, to the culture and art as the ultimate form of urban development, to the return to the essence of space and the search for the dimension of spatial evolution, and jointly point to the exploration of the connotative development of urban renewal Path, which will include recognizing the infinite charm of local culture, as well as recreating and activating space functions and usage through the combination of design, art and operation.
Then came the second group of infectious flash speeches from Babel Me's curator Zane Mellupe, as well as participating artists Roland Darjes and Zhao Yue from thinking about art curation and urban regeneration. The perspective of individual experience tells about thinking about transformation and renewal and facing new geographical conditions, art has different ideas about the current urban transformation, social structure, traditional and contemporary, and life aspects. Two groups of pop-up speakers expounded their views during the impromptu interaction with the live band. The scene was full of wit and ideas. Later, the participating artists brought more immersive physical performance performances. The performing artists used the body language full of tension to promote the further interlacing and integration of text, concepts, shadows (pictures), and culture, bringing the scene into the scene. A journey of sensory exploration that renews the world.
Afterwards, Professor Li Zhenyu, Dean of the School of Architecture and Urban Planning of Tongji University, and Ms. Wang Fang, founder, partner architect and CEO of logon， and Mr. Pascal Hartmann, chief strategy officer and sociologist of logon Luoang, respectively brought "Talking Again" to the city. The keynote speeches on "Design of Factory" and "From Space to Place" brought the salon into another climax of thought. As Dean Li emphasized, the essence of urban renewal is to pay attention to people's most ordinary life, to bring the residential function back to the city, to integrate people's life into the urban renewal, and to devote the enthusiasm and yearning for ordinary life. Logon has also proven with their 10 years of exploration and practice. Architecture is a product that grows from the humanistic soil of its region. We must know who the users of the architecture are. In the renewal of urban stock, the renewal exploration of usage demand is very important. These are deeply related to the quality of life of users, and the control of details is an indispensable factor for quality assurance.
As an architect, architectural critic, curator, and artist, and also the initiator of the Bloom Project, Wang Jiahao, following a series of speeches and dialogues before, was invited to put forward "from a perspective of observation, reflection and criticism" Urban renewal. Spatial regeneration" from conflict to intervention to the future potential stimulated by the ability to reproduce.
In this salon of "Urban Renewal. Space Regeneration", as the speakers and dialogue guests of the new generation of growers and innovators who have gained perception from the new round of urban development, from the aspects of the role and future direction of architecture and interior in the new round of urban renewal, spatial productivity, spatial operation, sources of incremental assets and investment factors, the power, significance and value of art intervention in urban regeneration, etc., it is positive, emotional and optimistic. And a forward-looking response, showing the diverse fields of his identity, bringing cultural mutual understanding and co-prosperity.