Nader Vossoughian on the ‘Happy City’
Special Masterclass at P!ONEERS
HAPPY CITY with Nader Vossoughian
Can we build a happy city? Can we engineer happiness?A Masterclass on creative industry, social cohesion, participatory planning and creating new worlds. What is left of the highmodernist ideals? How do they translate into the Wijkaanpak, the national push to uplift the Dutch ghettos? And what instruments have we got to engineer society and change people in their beliefs and behaviour?
The American philosopher and architectural critic Nader Vossoughian wrote on the global polis and its engineer of happiness Otto Neurath.
SPECIAL FEATURE: Launch of Volume #19: Architecture of Hope
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This series is part of the UvA IIS Minor ‘Maakbaarheid in de Grote Stad”
[Social Engineering in the Amsterdam Metropolis]