Critical inquiry, arts-based methodologies and participatory approaches for sustainable heritage futures of industrial sites. XVIII TICCIH Congress Industrial heritage reloaded. New territories, changing culturescapes. Montreal Canada 28.08.2022 - 03.09.2022

  • Kosmala, K. (Member of programme committee)
  • Tomasz Jelenski (Member of programme committee)

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference


This session addresses a perpetuating disjunction between conceptualisation of heritage and heritage making in heritage studies vis-a-vis heritage management and conservation of industrial heritage sites. There is an inevitable impact of this disjunction on advancing policy in people- and place-centred approaches to heritage futures. This session aims to explore ways in which tangible and intangible traces of the past can be utilised creatively in shaping desirable places to dwell and work. How can we address re-placing the natural and social legacy in neglected urban settings of industrial heritage sites through assembling informal archives and experimenting with art, while engaging local communities in building more equitable futures?
Period28 Aug 20223 Sept 2022
Event typeOther
LocationMontreal, CanadaShow on map
Degree of RecognitionInternational


  • Heritage
  • art intervention
  • art production
  • industrial heritage
  • industrial ruins
  • cultural planning
  • urban planning
  • community development