Urban Preservation in Context: Challenges and New Approaches in the Mid-Atlantic Region
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This workshop calls together preservationists, city planners, community leaders, academics and students to focus on new approaches to urban historic preservation and their relevance to urban conservation in New Jersey, New York, and the entire mid-Atlantic region. Central to our discussion will be the implementation of UNESCO’s Recommendation on the Historic Urban Landscape (HUL, 2011).
DATE: Friday, May 2, 2014
TIME: 10AM – 5PM (lunch will be provided, reception to follow)
LOCATION: Lower Dodge Gallery
Zimmerli Art Museum
71 Hamilton Street
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
10:00 – 10:05 Opening Remarks
10:05 – 10:35 Patricia O’Donnell, Historic Urban Landscapes: Integrating Culture &
Sustainability for a Vibrant Future through UNESCO HUL Mainstreaming 10:35 – 10:55 Conversation with Audience
11:00 – 11:20 Susan Gruel and Fred Heyer, HULs from the Bottom Up: What Does it Mean for Neighborhoods and Towns?
11:20 – 11:50 Conversation with Audience
12:00 – 1:00 Lunch
1:05 – 1:25 Matthew Hill, From the Delaware Riverfront to Washington Square Park: The Historic Urban Landscape Approach in Philadelphia 1:25 – 1:55 Conversation with Audience
2:00 – 2:20 Gabrielle Esperdy, Entropic Snapshots of the Garden State: Defining Historic Urban Landscapes in the City of New Jersey 2:20 – 2:50 Conversation with Audience
3:00 – 4:00 Panel Discussion moderated by Adi Sela Wiener
4:00 – 5:00 Reception
This workshop is co-sponsored by the Rutgers University Program in Cultural Heritage and Preservation Studies and the Penn Cultural Heritage Center.