Summer Seminar 2016 in Narva, Estonia „Organic architecture“

Main speaker: Martin Arfalk / Sweden,

Other speakers:

Kaupo Vipp / Estonian publicist

Claudia Pasquero, architect, head curator of TAB 2017 / Tallinn Architecture Biennale 2017

Anja Dirks, interior architect, ECIA president 

Host of the day : Piret Krumm / Estonian actress 

Seminar is organised by Estonian Association of Architects, Estonian Association of Interior Architects and Estonian Landscape Architects’ Union


Saturday, August 27                                                                             

09.00-11.30 buses to Narva (leave from Mere puiestee 5, Tallinn)

11.30-13.00 registration and lunch at Narva college, Raekoja plats 2. Accommodation in hotel Inger (8 minutes walk from the college)

13.00-13.10 opening ceremony / children’s program begins (until 17.30) at Narva college


13.15-13.50 Kaupo Vipp, publicist, introductory lecture (in Estonian) „Sustainability in biophysical perspective“

13.50-14.05 Main sponsor

14.05-14.35 Claudia Pasquero, architect, introducing the next TAB 2017 (in English)

14.35-15.05 Anja Dirks, interior architect, Holland „Building biology; the science that leads to natural healthy ecological buildings“ (in English)

15.05-16.00 Best graduation works (short presentations from 6 graduating students from 3 universities) (in Estonian)

16.00-16.30 Coffee break

16.30-17.30 Martin Arfalk, landscape architect, “Everything is connected” (in English)

17.30-19.00 games and workshops of the sponsors

20.00 dinner at Joaoru beach house, Linnuse 20

20.45 award ceremony

21.15 party begins, AveNue (Russian rock bänd from Narva)

23.00 – … disco, DJ San Antonio


Sunday, August 28        

9.00-11.30 breakfast and check-out

12.00-15.00 guided bus tour in Narva, guides are Ivan Sergejev/ Narva city architect, Madis Tuuder / Narva heritage protection inspector, Peeter Tambu / previous city architect of Narva

Lunch on your own, free time 

16.30-19.00 buses leave to Tallinn

Main sponsor: GROHE

Big sponsors: Ruukki  and VBH / Aluprof

Sponsors: Henkel, Lincona, Floorin,Tikkurila, Schüco, Velux