YEAN will give a lecture on the FREE STYLE CITY: What annoys us? What inspires us? at the TU Vienna on 9 january 2012.

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YEAN wins Baupreis 2011!

YEAN is one of the winners of the 'Österreichischer Baupreis 2011', a prestigious Austrian prize, in the category of organisations & networks.

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YEAN at IFOU 2011 in Singapore!

Pia Nabielek and Kersten Nabielek will participate at the International Forum on Urbanism (IFOU) conference in Singapore from 24-26 februari 2011. They will give lectures on Urban Densification and on Theme Housing in the Netherlands.

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Reading Europe!

YEAN is participating at the exhibition 'Reading Europe' at the NAi Maastricht. The exhibition has been organized by NAiM / Bureau Europa and the magazine A10 and presents various investigations on European urban structures and concepts.12.09.2009 - 10.01.2010.

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YEAN lectures 2009!

TirolCITY at 'Brenner Ecocity 2030' - summerschool 2009 in Trento, Italy. 16.09.2009.

Lecture 'Markenware: TirolCITY und Shopping Hall' at the 2nd 'Tiroler Stadtmarketingtag' in Hall Tirol. 13.10.2009.

Archilab 2008!

YEAN has been invited to participate at the Archilab 2008 International Architectural Conference and Exhibition in Orleans, France. The theme will be Europe Strategic Architecture. 25.10 - 23.12.2008.

Conference: friday 24.10.2008 9.30 - 16:00 YEAN will give a lecture on TirolCITY: polymerisation and urban space download conference program

Vernissage: friday 24.10.2008 starting 17.00

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New research project: NDSL!

YEAN_RTM is starting a new research project on the New Dutch Suburban Landscape (NDSL). The aim of this research is to give an overview (field guide) of recent suburban developments in the Netherlands by showing and analyzing its specific spatial qualities (or lack of qualities). Next to residential areas, the research will include commercial, recreational, infrastructural, interstitial and mixed areas. The project is supported by the Netherlands Architecture Funds.

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TirolCITY lectures 2008!

Universitšt Konstanz, FB Soziologie & Geschichte, Lehrstuhl Prof. Karin Knorr Cetina, Unit on Knowledge, 9.6.2008.

Bergsportkongress des deutschen Alpenvereins in Dresden, Impulsvortrag bei der Abschlusspodiumsdiskussion, 11-12.7.2008.

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Archithese feat. TirolCITY!

For a recent publication of the project TirolCITY have a look at the Swiss architectural magazine Architese, issue 2.2008, pages 56-61.

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Best website of the Year 2007!

The YEAN website has been selected as one of the 100 best of the best (over 10,000 visited) websites in 2007 and YEAN is proud to be included. Thanks Netdivers! Thanks Daphne!

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Download your TirolCITY book now!

A low resolution pdf-file of the TirolCITY book can now be downloaded from this website. Check the download page.

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YEAN exhibits in Innsbruck!

YEAN participates at the exhibition DIE KUNST DER LANDWIRTSCHAFT in Innsbruck, Tirol. Have a look at a backlit updated version of the TirolCITY map next to outstanding art from the Alps.

26.9.2007 - 13.1.2008
Tiroler Landesmuseum Ferdinandeum
Museumstrasse 15, 6020 Innsbruck

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YEAN at ISUU conference in Delft!

Pia Kronberger participates at the 4th International Seminar on Urbanism and Urbanization hosted by the TU Delft from the 24th - 26th September 2007. She will present the paper: 'Emerging Urban Landscapes in the Alps'.
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The future of cities!

Kersten Nabielek participates at the 51st IFHP World Congress 'The future of cities' from the 23th - 26th September 2007 in Copenhagen.

TirolCITY- a project by YEAN
Now available in your bookshop!

New urbanity in the Alps
Neue Urbanität in den Alpen
Engl./Ger., 288 p.
September 2005
FOLIO Verlag Wien . Bozen
ISBN 3-85256-319-4
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Book presentation and video
installation TirolCITY TOUR at
Tiroler Landesausstellung 2005

on the motorway in front of Salzlager Hall
Saline 18
A-6060 Hall in Tirol

Videoinstallation TirolCITY TOUR
YEAN + Rob Gijsbers
22.09.2005 – 02.10.2005
Daily 10:00 – 18:00
Thursday till 22:00

*special event*
Bookpresentation TirolCITY
Friday, 23.9.2005

YEAN proudly announces Margarethe
Schütte-Lihotzky project subsidies
for the research project TirolCity.

In 2004, for the 8th time the State Secretary for Arts and Media of the Federal Chancellery Austria supports 4 innovative research projects in the field of Architecture and Urban Planning with Margarethe Schütte-Lihotzky project subsidies.

In the sense of Margarethe Schütte-Lihotzky - Austria’s first and perhaps most famous female architect - all projects emphazise on social improvements and/or deal with current dynamic social and spatial developments.