The 1st AEC

We are pleased to remind you to the 1st INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ‘AESTHETIC ENERGY OF THE CITY’ organized by the University of Lodz [Department of Ethics, Institute of Philosophy] & Urban Forms Foundation on 25 – 27 September in Lodz (POLAND) at the Training and Conference Centre University of Lodz.

The opening day:

‘Urban art and problems of its institutionalisation’:

Regular sessions:


Pro-Rector in Charge of Research – Professor Antoni Różalski Ph.D.
Director of the Institute of Philosophy – Professor Marek Gensler Ph.D.
President of the Urban Forms Foundation – Teresa Latuszewska-Syrda 

Javier Abarca, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, SPAIN
Halim Bensaid – CitéCréation, FRANCE
Łukasz Biskupski, The University of Social Sciences and Humanities, PL
Norbert Borowski, Faculty of Physics and Applied Informatics, University of Lodz, PL
Silvia Câmara – Galeria de Arte Urbana /Urban Art Lisboa, PORTUGAL
Dariusz Chmielewski, The Office of the Conservator in Gdansk, PL
Ewa Chudoba, Jagiellonian University, PL
Danny Flynn, British Artist, Designer and Printer, UK
Agnieszka Gralińska-Toborek, University of Lodz, PL
Patricia Kathleen Guiley, University of Utah, USA
Susan Hansen, Middlesex University, London, UK
Ewa Jagiełło, Research Comapany Qualio, PL
Andrzej M. Kaniowski, University of Lodz, PL
Karolina Karolak, University of Lodz, PL
Wioletta Kazimierska-Jerzyk University of Lodz, PL
Jan Kołodziej, The Aestheticization Department in Gdansk, PL
Alexandra Krolikova – Artmossphere/Moscow Biennale of Street Art, RF
Noemi Modnicka, University of Lodz, PL
Jowita Mróz, University of Lodz, PL
Anneliese Muers, Artesis Plantijn University College, Antwerp, BELGIUM
Panos Leventis, Hammons School of Architecture, Drury University, USA
Piotr Milczarski, Faculty of Physics and Applied Informatics University of Lodz, PL
Justyna Mokras-Grabowska, University of Lodz, PL
Anna Ostrowska, University of Lodz, PL
Jakub Petri, Jagiellonian University, PL
Krzysztof Podlaski, Faculty of Physics and Applied Informatics University of Lodz, PL
Antonio Remesar, Universitat de Barcelona, Polis Research Centre, SPAIN
Slavica Stamatovic Vuckovic, University of Montenegro, MONTENEGRO
Bartosz Stępień, Lodz Transport Museum, PL
Sonia Szechowska, University of Lodz, PL
Marta Żakowska,  Public Space Research Institute, PL

Honorary Patronage:

Mayor of Lodz

Polish Society for Aesthetics
Society of Polish Town Planners
The Committee on Philosophical Sciences of the Polish Academy of Sciences