Aglaee Degros

Design Critic in Landscape Architecture

Aglaée Degros is an architect/ urban planner and director of the office Artgineering, based in Brussels. With Artgineering, she devises and implements design strategies for complex (inter)urban conditions. In various research and design projects, she re-interprets the relation of mobility, landscape and urban development.

Furthermore Aglaée Degros is university professor and head of the Institute of Urbanism at the Graz University of Technology. In the past she has been a visiting professor and guest lecturer at several architecture institutions throughout Europe. She had a professorship of Urban Culture and Public Space at Vienna University of Technology and the Academy of fine Arts in Vienna. She also was visiting professor at the Vrije Universiteit in Brussels and the Politecnico di Milano. She also is Honorary Fellow at the VUBrussels.

Aglaée Degros is amongst others co-author of the Routledge publication ‘Public Space and the Challenges of Urban Transformation in Europe’, ‘Traffic space is public space’, ‘Territorial Justice’ and more recently ‘Basics of Urbanism’. She regularly is a jury member at international urban planning and design competitions.

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