Francesc Muñoz

Francesc Muñoz
Francesc Muñoz

Francesc Muñoz is Professor of Urban Geography at the Autonomous University of Barcelona since 1995 and is director of the university’s Urban Planning Observatory. A specialist in urban structuring and planning and design of territorial strategies, he has participated as an expert adviser in Council of Europe missions in this field and has been the director of the Cerdà Postmetropolis International Congress,. He has also been a guest lecturer at universities in other countries, for example France, Italy and the United Kingdom. He has studied the present-day transformation of urban and metropolitan landscapes and has published texts in France, Italy, Portugal, Slovenia and the United Kingdom. His most recent book is urBANALización: paisajes comunes, lugares globales (UrBAN(AL)isation: Common Landscapes, Global Places) Gustavo Gili, 2008.

Participation in upcoming activities

Contents

Urban traumas

Publications

Urban traumas

The city and the disasters

Architectures of Fear

Publications

Architectures of Fear

Terrorism and the Future of Urbanism in the West

Local, local!

Publications

Local, local!

La ciutat que ve / La ciudad que viene

Book presentation "Ruinas modernas, una topografía de lucro"

Videos

Book presentation "Ruinas modernas, una topografía de lucro"

With Julia Schulz-Dornburg, Josep Maria Benach, Pedro Azara and Francesc Muñoz.

Global Tourism, Souvenir Cities

Videos

Global Tourism, Souvenir Cities

Debate with Jordi Tresserras Juan, Saida Palou, Octavi Rofes and Salvador Anton

Soy Cámara #6. Raval

Videos

Soy Cámara #6. Raval

The CCCB’s Programme

Interview with Francesc Muñoz

Videos

Interview with Francesc Muñoz

"Local, local! The city to come" curator

"Cerdà Postmetròpolis" Congress

Videos

"Cerdà Postmetròpolis" Congress

Presentation by Francesc Muñoz

Has participated in

Justice and Equality

Debate

Justice and Equality

Lecture by Saskia Sassen

Global Tourism, Souvenir Cities

Debate

Global Tourism, Souvenir Cities

"The Pleasure of the City", by Xavier Monteys

Debate

"The Pleasure of the City", by Xavier Monteys

Book presentation

Seminar 4 RECYCLING. The Future of Industrial Landscapes

Debate

Seminar 4 RECYCLING. The Future of Industrial Landscapes

Sant Adrià de Besòs

Seminar 3. EXTENSIONS. The New City

Debate

Seminar 3. EXTENSIONS. The New City

El Prat de Llobregat

Round table: “The City to Come: Futures in Question”

Debate

Round table: “The City to Come: Futures in Question”

To mark the presentation of the catalogue of the exhibition “Local, local!”

Seminar 2. LANDSCAPES. Integration of Urban Surroundings

Debate

Seminar 2. LANDSCAPES. Integration of Urban Surroundings

Auditorium of Biblioteca Vapor Badia (Sabadell)

Seminar I REGENERATIONS

Debate

Seminar I REGENERATIONS

The Recovery of the City

Targeted Publics:

Debate

Targeted Publics:

Arts and Technologies of the Security City

Barcelona, Metacity

Debate

Barcelona, Metacity

Take away Landscapes

Debate

Take away Landscapes

Barcelona – Krakow

Debate

Barcelona – Krakow

Changing Visions – Visions of Change

Barcelona’s New City Walls

Debate

Barcelona’s New City Walls

Take away cultures

Debate

Take away cultures

Urban traumas

Debate

Urban traumas

Cities and disasters

(In)visibles cities

Debate

(In)visibles cities

Spaces of risk, spaces of citizenship

LOCAL, LOCAL!

Exhibition

LOCAL, LOCAL!

The city to come