Talk: On the disappearance, degradation, and mutations of colonial heritage
@ Salon Saigon
A city’s heritage is its soul, its history, its identity.
In the early 1990, aware of the threat of disappearance of the heritage in historical center under the effects of the economic opening, local authorities started a study to inventory the historical and architectural heritage of Ho Chi Minh city with a view to its protection. 20 years later, what can peoples say about the state of our city’s heritage?
Salon Saigon is honored to invite you to a talk with Dr. Fanny Quertamp to hear about her work in this inventory, with focus on specific buildings in Ho Chi Minh City.
About Dr. Fanny Quertamp
Working in Vietnam since 1996, Dr. Fanny Quertamp conducted several research and collaborative projects in the urban planning field. During 20 years, she managed projects in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, in partnership with Vietnamese scientific institutions and local authorities.
Dr. Quertamp currently serves as associate director of PADDI – the Ho Chi Minh City Urban Development Management Support Centre. Under the supervision and instruction of Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee, PADDI is tasked with providing institutional and technical assistance to the city’s specialist agencies in urban management.
More information about PADDI: http://paddi.vn/vi/.
100,000 VND (General ticket)
50,000 VND (Student ticket. Need to show approrpiate student ID at the door)
Ticket link: https://ticketbox.vn/
Tuesday, 21 March 2017 | From 6PM
@ Salon Saigon
6d Ngô Thời Nhiệm, Ward 7, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City
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