The PUBLIC SPACE RESEARCH GROUP welcomes, Patricia Aelbrecht presenting, Public Space Observatory: Campaigning for better designed, used, and managed public spaces.
Dr. Aelbrecht will talk about the Public Space Observatory Research Centre in Cardiff University and its numerous campaign projects for better designed, used and managed public spaces.
Dr. Patricia Aelbrecht is an urban designer and academic, and Co-Founding Director of the Public Space Observatory Research Centre at Cardiff University. Her research sits at the intersection of urban design, environmental-behavioural studies, and human geography. She has published widely on the design and sociology of the public realm with a particular focus on informal social practices in public space and the role of public space design and management in promoting social cohesion and intercultural dialogue.
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Image: Place Flagey in Brussels by Latz and Partner (Image credits: Bernard Capelle, 2014).