TRIBUNE: ARCHITECTURE AND THE MEDIA
Moderator: Dijana Milašinović Marić
Participants: Daliborka Mučibabić, Goran Anđelković, Milan Popadić, Snežana Ristić, Danica Jovović Prodanović
The necessity of research of personalities and poetics of architects, ambient units and architecture in general is a significant form of building the cultural identity and historical continuity of a community, whereas the affirmation and popularization of the values of one’s own heritage is an obligation of society in terms of civilization, where the attitude towards space is the one that expresses its cultural level.
From various aspects, the panel shall launch the questions of the presence of architecture in the media and assess their suitability for presentation. The questions include: the future of the printed media, journals, magazines, the issue of the popularization of architecture through TV programmes, the realization of a series on important authors and works, to which extent is the language used in writing about architecture in the media understandable to the wide population, the question of new media and web presentations and blogs and how perceptive they are, the limits and advantages of the radio as a media for the popularization of architecture; exhibitions, biennial events and their relations with the media; the issue of virtualization, Internet globalism and new potentials, the young generation of architects and the way they read the old and the new media...