Urban Density Lab Lviv 2019
Urban design proposals for neighbourhood transformation in Naukova and Vyhovskoho districts in Lviv, Ukraine.
54 Architecture students and 11 tutors from 4 different universities in the Ukraine, Austria, Germany and Poland worked together with the Lviv Municipal Administration on this laboratory project.
This laboratory focused on urban design, was organised within the framework of the academic partnership between the Vienna University of Technology and Lviv Polytechnic National University .
The Urban Density Lab Lviv was part of an academic semester program in the summer term of 2019 at the participating universities.
It was composed of:
• a condensed preparatory phase in Vienna, Gdansk, Cottbus and Lviv in March/April 2019
• The Urban Density Lab onsite in Lviv between the 6thand 13thof April, organised as an international workshop on Urban Design
• an elaborative phase where the student’s urban design proposals were finalised at the home universities in Vienna, Lviv, Gdansk and Cottbus
• an exhibition and public discussion of selected results in September 2019 in Lviv.
The „Urban Density Lab Lviv 2018" was developed in close
cooperation with Julian Chaplinskyy, the Chief Architect of Lviv.
Summer term 2019
Organisation and tutoring:
12 students -Lviv
16 students -Gdansk
8 students -Brandenburg