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Sunay Paşaoğlu to give a lecture on December 7 at Bodrum Architecture Library

WA Contents • Dec 3, 2019 • 888

Sunay Paşaoğlu to give a lecture on December 7 at Bodrum Architecture Library

Architect and interior designer Sunay Paşaoğlu will give a lecture on Saturday, December 7 at the Bodrum Architecture Library, Bodrum, a port city in Muğla Province, Turkey.

The Bodrum Architecture Library includes over 10,000 books and 20,000 documents in the fields of architecture, history, art, urbanism, archeology, engineering - founded by WAC's Founder and President Prof. Suha Ozkan, Hon F AIA. The library also hosts a series of events, workshops and lectures directed by Suha Ozkan.

Paşaoğlu's lecture is titled "Contextual Architecture: Antiquity, Ethnicity and Possible Derivatives" and starts at 19:00 at the library. A summary of Paşaoğlu's lecture:

"Zizek talks about nostalgia as a post-modern view (...)

Exhibition Of Brazilian Architecture "Modernity As Tradition" Held At Le Corbusier Centre, Chandigarh

Sarbjit Bahga • Nov 28, 2019 • 1761

Exhibition Of Brazilian Architecture

An exhibition of Brazilian architecture titled, "Modernity as Tradition" is being held in the Le Corbusier Centre at Chandigarh from 26th November till 3rd December 2019. The exhibition has been organised by the Embassy of Brazil, New Delhi in collaboration with Chandigarh Lalit Kala Academy and Le Corbusier Centre. "Modernity as Tradition" is curated by André Corrêa do Lago, Ambassador of Brazil in India and coordinated by Rajinder Kumar, Director, School of Architecture, Noida International University.

The exhibition was inaugurated on 26th November 2019 in the presence of André Corrêa do Lago and many other eminent architects and artists of the region. In his presentation, Lago spoke about the similaritie (...)

Pushing the boundaries in Architecture-Women In Design 2020+ International Conference and Exhibition

Aarushi Mathur • Nov 25, 2019 • 934

Pushing the boundaries in Architecture-Women In Design 2020+ International Conference and Exhibition

Women In Design 2020+, an International Conference and Exhibition curated by The HECAR Foundation, aims to share stories of women around the world who have excelled in the field of architecture, construction and other related design fields. The conference and exhibition will be held on 7th-10th January 2020, at Goethe-Institute Max Mueller Bhavan, K. Dubash Marg, Kala Ghoda, Mumbai, 400001 India

To push the boundaries of architecture and design, the conference will delve into discussions on a wide spectrum of disciplines such as photography, art, film and literature that relates to the architectural profession.

Over three days, women from India and around the globe will share their work, thoughts and ideas. The event will show (...)

"Collecting Bauhaus" Conference from 2nd – 5th December 2019 at Dessau, Germany

Pappal Suneja • Nov 25, 2019 • 1045

"Collecting Bauhaus" International Conference is scheduled from 2nd – 5th December 2019 at the Bauhaus Building/Bauhaus Museum, Dessau. It is the final part of the centenary celebrations of the Bauhaus movement. The event shall focus on the ‘globally dispersed histories of objects and collections of the Bauhaus.’

Though, Bauhaus Archives at Weimar, Dessau and Berlin are the largest Bauhaus collections. The object and elements related to the Bauhaus Movement are spread all over the world. The closure of the school and dejection by the ‘National Socialist’ had led to the eventual collection of the 'Bauhaus' artefacts from across the globe.

The aim of the event is to reflect upon 'How the global interconnections c (...)

Third edition of Architecture Biennale of Pisa launched with the theme "Tempodacqua"

WA Contents • Nov 21, 2019 • 1277

Third edition of Architecture Biennale of Pisa launched with the theme

The third edition of Architecture Biennale of Pisa has been launched with the theme "Tempodacqua", as chosen by the Director Alfonso Femia. Opening its doors today, the Biennale can be visited between November the 21st - December the 1st, 2019 at the Republican Arsenal, Pisa, Italy.

Following the success of the two previous editions, in 2015 and 2017, the Architecture Biennale of Pisa has launched its third edition, dedicated to the theme Tempodacqua. The event, an international architecture exhibition, aims to highlight the link between Water and Time and the effects of climate changes on territories, emphasising some extreme situations, being an excess or a shortage.The Director of the Biennale launched a Call to Action to which ma (...)

"The Construction Of A New City: Ankara 1923-1933" exhibition opens at Cer Modern, Ankara

WA Contents • Nov 21, 2019 • 1403

A new exhibition, entitled "The Construction Of A New City: Ankara 1923-1933", has opened at Cer Modern, Ankara, Turkey, which will be on view until January 12, 2020.

The exhibition, curated by Ali Cengizkan - Dean of TED University and N. Müge Cengizkan, Architect, Researcher, Editor, Curator, rests on new, visual and textual information unearthed and brought together with already materialized historic information.

The archival work rests on a 17-year research, which has been used in re-modelling the Ankara of 1933, on its 10th anniversary of being proclaimed the Capital of the new Turkish Republic. The old town was of 30,000 population during the War of Independence; however, it lived influx of populations all over Anatoli (...)

Inaugural edition of Sharjah Architecture Triennial aims to reverse "dominant western perspectives"

WA Contents • Nov 21, 2019 • 1287

Inaugural edition of Sharjah Architecture Triennial aims to reverse

The Inaugural edition of Sharjah Architecture Triennial has kicked off in Sharjah, situated on the Persian Gulf coast of the United Arab Emirates. The first edition of the Triennial, curated by Adrian Lahoud, aims to reverse "dominant western perspectives" by tackling with common stereotypes in its own context and architecture in general. The first edition of the Triennial has been opened to the public on November 9, 2019 and will be on view in two major venues until February 8, 2020 with the theme "Right of Future Generations". The venues, which host the exhibitions, are the Al Jubail Vegetable Market built in the early 1980s and the Al-Qasimiyah School built in the mid 1970s - which is also the headquarters of the Triennial. The first ins (...)

India's largest exhibition "ACETECH" is back again!

Aarushi Mathur • Nov 21, 2019 • 747

India's largest exhibition

The most awaited leading trade fair in Asia "The Economic Times ACETECH" for architecture, building materials, innovation and design and only third-of-its-kind in the world, will be held in Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, India, on 05 - 08 Dec 2019, 10:00 AM - 07:00 PM.

About The Economic Times ACETECHThis unique forum offers opportunities to not just exhibit but also to create a long-lasting impression on the decision-makers of the architecture, building materials, innovation, and design industries. The scale of the exhibition has been phenomenal and is growing exponentially.

Each year, ET ACETECH witnesses the finest national and international brands, eminent architects, real estate developers, hoteliers, equity investors, builde (...)

1st international symposium & workshop on regeneration & analyses of spacial strategies

Ali Khiabanian • Nov 7, 2019 • 390

1st international symposium & workshop on regeneration & analyses of spacial strategies

Introduction of the Symposium

As you know today's world is rapidly growing and evolving in various sciences, architecture and urbanism are not exceptions. One of the branches of architecture and urbanism that has made remarkable progress in the past two decades in the process of urban dynamics modeling and citizen’s behavioral study is the Space Syntax theory and its methodology.

On the other hand, considering the importance of urban and architectural events and activities and in terms of their scope , as well as the consequences of any architectural and urban planning action in all filds of urban construction, planning and design; all of the plans, policies, and decisions of urban management will be affected in pres (...)

The Class of 2020: The Class Conference 2019: Blended Living

WA Contents • Nov 5, 2019 • 1047

The Class of 2020: The Class Conference 2019: Blended Living

The largest industry event on student living in Europe to be held in Berlin. The Class Conference 2019: The Future is Blended will be hosted by The Class of 2020, a European think-tank that shapes the future of living, learning, and working in university cities. The think-tank will welcome real estate, higher education and government high-level professionals from across the globe at their annual conference in Berlin.The Future is Blended – The impact and implication of the blurring boundaries of living, learning, and working for the footloose generation of millennials and Gen Zs in university-cities.

Berlin, 6 & 7 November 2019: The Class of 2020, a European think-tank will welcome over 800 real estate, higher education, an (...)