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

Ali Khiabanian • Nov 7, 2019 • 172

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 • 626

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 (...)

Jean Nouvel to open his first solo exhibition at Power Station of Art, Shanghai

WA Contents • Oct 31, 2019 • 1622

Jean Nouvel to open his first solo exhibition at Power Station of Art, Shanghai

Pritzker Architecture Prize winner and Venice Architecture Biennale Golden Lion Award recipient, French architect Jean Nouvel will open his first solo exhibition at the Power Station of Art in Shanghai, China.

The exhibition will be opened to the public on November 7th , 2019 and will be on view until March 1st, 2020 at Power Station of Art. Rather than an usual architectural display, Nouvel will transform the exhibition room into a theater filled with light and shadow for his exhibition titled "Jean Nouvel, In my head, in my eye… belonging.."

Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain, Paris, France, 1991-1994. Photo Credit: Jean Nouvel, Emmanuel Cattani & Associés / ADAGP . Photo © Luc Boegly.
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Eurasian Prize Architecture and Design Festival 2019-2020

WA Contents • Oct 29, 2019 • 754

Eurasian Prize Architecture and Design Festival 2019-2020

Since 2002, the Eurasian Prize, the architecture and design festival, has been honoring the most prominent works of individuals and businesses who do more than just provide services or sell goods.

The festival continues promoting those who aim to make our cities, homes and user experiences better. In addition, the Eurasian Prize connects professionals and firms in architecture and design, providing great networking opportunities and building ties that are meant to last.

World Architecture Community is the Global Media Partner for this year's festival and the Eurasian Prize 2019-2020.

Architecture and Design Festival

The Eurasian Prize Festival is an annual set of professional events. This includes workshop (...)

T. Oğuz Alpözen to give a lecture at Bodrum Architecture Library in Turkey

WA Contents • Oct 22, 2019 • 704

T. Oğuz Alpözen to give a lecture at Bodrum Architecture Library in Turkey

T. Oğuz Alpözen, Director of Turkey's first underwater archaeologists and Bodrum Castle Museum of Underwater Archeology, will give a lecture on October 26 at the Bodrum Architecture Library, a library including 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.

Alpözen will talk about his new book, titled "The End of Bodrum Underwater Archeology Museum". Alpözen is Turkey's first underwater archaeologists. He's a knight. He was awarded an honorary doctorate by Muğla University. He has transformed the ruined Bodrum Castle into the largest Underwater Archeology Museum i (...)

Register to Norman Foster Foundation's Robotics Atelier - Public Debates 2019 on 4-8 November 2019

WA Contents • Oct 15, 2019 • 1164

Register to Norman Foster Foundation's Robotics Atelier - Public Debates 2019 on 4-8 November 2019

The Norman Foster Foundation has announced its third edition of Robotics Atelier - Public Debates 2019 which will take place on 4-8 November 2019 in Madrid.

Supported by the Rolex Institute, the 3rd Robotics Atelier will be held at the Fundación Francisco Giner de los Rios, Paseo del General Martínez Campos, Madrid, Spain, and registrations to attend the Public Debates are now available on Eventbrite. The Public Debates are free and open to the public, with a limited capacity, after registering via eventbrite.

"Over the past ten years, designers have been teased by the potential applications of 3D printing. Anything from 3D-printed cars to violins; 3D printing has been proclaimed to be the inception of the Fourth Industrial R (...)

Politician and Writer Baskın Oran to give a lecture at Bodrum Architecture Library in Turkey

WA Contents • Oct 2, 2019 • 1064

Politician and Writer Baskın Oran to give a lecture at Bodrum Architecture Library in Turkey

Politician and writer Baskın Oran will give a lecture on October 5 at the Bodrum Architecture Library, a library including 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.

Oran's lecture, titled "The Arrival of Electricity in Bodrum's Tourism and the Aya Nikola Church Events", is open to all participants and starts at 19:00 pm at the Bodrum Architecture Library, Bodrum, Turkey.

Oran was born in 1945 in İzmir. He studied in Saint Joseph, Izmir Ataturk High School, AU Faculty of Political Sciences (Civil Service). In 1969, he became an international relations assistant at the sa (...)

Talk - Architecture and Society Series:Restoring urban water bodies by natural means

Aarushi Mathur • Sep 27, 2019 • 420

Talk - Architecture and Society Series:Restoring urban water bodies by natural means

Talk - Architecture and Society Series. 50th Edition: Restoring urban water bodies by natural means: Tarun Sebastian Nanda [EVOLVE] and his experiences

Venue: Amaltas Auditorium, India Habitat Centre, New DelhiTimings: September 30, 2019 - 7 PM onwardsRSVP here.

GREHA in collaboration with Epistle Communications along with Chair: M. N. Ashish Ganju, architect & teacher invites you to be a part of the 50th Edition of its "Architecture and Society" series talk pondering upon the issues related to water conservation at an urban level by natural means.

The orator for the 50th Edition of “Architecture and Society” talk series is Tarun Sebastian Nanda, a British Dutch Indian ecological engineer who relocated (...)

Event: How can science-informed design empower the cities of tomorrow?

WA Contents • Sep 24, 2019 • 1096

Event: How can science-informed design empower the cities of tomorrow?

The Conscious Cities Festival 2019 will bring together leading experts, practitioners and the general public to explore how to create healthier and more inclusive cities.

How can we design cities that promote social cohesion so that communities thrive through challenges, ensuring individuals aren’t left behind?

What can we change in our approach to planning for families and older adults that champions better health and accessibility to the full benefits of city life?

How can we create conditions for mental health to become a priority in how we design our streets and buildings?The Conscious Cities Festival 2019, taking place at Pratt Institute between October 15-18, will provide a four-day learning environment to explore (...)

The 16th Istanbul Biennial opens this Saturday with "The Seventh Continent" in Four Major Venues

WA Contents • Sep 9, 2019 • 1680

The 16th Istanbul Biennial opens this Saturday with

The 16th Istanbul Biennial, organized by the Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts (IKSV) and sponsored by Koç Holding, will open this Saturday, September 14 to the public in four major venues, including Antrepo 5 – Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University, Istanbul Painting and Sculpture Museum (designed by EAA and set to open in 2020), Pera Museum, Büyükada and Maçka Sanat Park. Themed as "The Seventh Continent", the Biennial is curated by French curator and art critic Nicolas Bourriaud and directed by Bige Örer, an initiator and facilitator of exhibitions and artistic projects. The 16th Istanbul Biennial can be visited until November 10, 2019. The Seventh Continent will explore the mixed and complex versions of our environment in which we are (...)