Kosovo Architecture Festival 2020
Date: 15th September 2020 to 15th October 2020

“In its 8th edition, the Kosovo Architecture Festival will be addressing the issue of Publicness in our cities with a focus on Prishtina. The invited Future Architecture emerging creatives will be presenting to the local & global audience tools, methodologies and strategies of analyzing and reinterpreting publicness. KAF announced the Kosovo Architecture Festival 2020 program with more than 35 public lectures featuring 8 Future Architecture creatives and keynotes from Carlo Ratti the head of the Senseable City Lab at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Nadar Tehrani the Dean of the Architecture School at Cooper Union, Malkit Shoshan of Harvard GSD &…

Online course on “Adaptive Reuse in Modern Architecture Heritage” by Docomomo Iran
25th June - 12th September 2020

Docomomo International is pleased inform that Docomomo Iran with the Center of Excellence in Architectural Technology at University of Tehran is organizing an online course on “Adaptive Reuse in Modern Architecture Heritage”. The course consists of 8 sessions: 4 sessions are on different factors in adaptive reuse, and 4 sessions are dedicated to introducing four different adaptive reuse projects of modern buildings in Tehran. These projects will be introduced by their architects. The language of the course is Persian. For more information about the course, please visit Docomomo Iran website.

Cultural events in the White City Center
by the Liebling Haus - White City Center, Tel-Aviv, February & March 2020

The White City Center (WCC) co-founded by the Tel Aviv-Yafo Municipality and the German government and operating at the Liebling Haus (Tel-Aviv, Israël) is pleased to invite you, both children and adults, to a series of cultural events during the months of February and March 2020. In the frame of the 120th anniversary of Anni Albers, the Liebling Haus with the aid of the School of the City and the Department of Textile Design at Shenkar College of Engineering have organized a range of workshops and tours for children and adults to weaving with the Shenkar College and celebrate the…

Call for registration: Cities in Asia Summer Programme – Studio Jakarta-Taipei, 24th June to 14th July
Deadline: 17th April, 2020

The University of Hong Kong – Faculty of Architecture is pleased to announce that registration for this year’s Cities in Asia Summer Programme is now open. The credit-bearing HKU course was established in 2010 to focus on urgent architectural and urban issues confronting Asian cities today. This year, the studio will be traveling to Jakarta and Taipei. The collaborating partners are Rujak Center for Urban Studies (Jakarta) and Shih Chien University (Taipei).​ The programme is an immersive course designed to expose students to these cities through daily learning activities including lectures, seminars, studio crits, field work, firm visits, and design…

Call for Papers: “Leisurescapes: Architects and Landscapes of Tourism in the Global Sun Belt 1945-1980” 
Deadline: 1st March 2020

In conjunction with an ongoing Cyprus-based research project, we are pleased to invite scholars and researchers in architecture, histories of architecture, urbanism and landscape, and social, cultural and environmental studies, to contribute to the collaborative Leisurescapes Project. The project took off in 2018 with an international workshop in Nicosia and a second workshop, which intends to bring potential contributors together, is planned for Spring/Summer 2021. The projected final product is an edited scholarly volume that will feature architectural, urban and landscape histories of tourism and leisure analyzed in the broader context of Cold War geopolitics, de-colonization, theories of modernization and…

Docomomo International Student Workshop 2020 Tokyo
Application Deadline: 15th April 2020

WHAT IS GROUP FORM ? Learning from Daikan-yama Hillside Terrace For Resilient Inheritance 6th – 10th September 2020, Tokyo, Japan The goal of the International Student workshop is to understand the significance of ideas in modern movement for our contemporary society and the environment. You will discover new ideas and methodologies through participation in our Workshop. With this unique experience, participants will take home valuable tools and approaches to help develop new ideas for your future career. Tokyo – Modern and Historic Tokyo is a large, modern and futuristic city. It is also very historic. After the middle of 20th…

Living in colour
Workshop and Conference: 3-6th December 2019; Exhibition: until 21 December 2019, University of Antwerp, Belgium

The Royal Academy of Fine Arts Antwerp together with the University of Antwerp, in a joint venture with ISC-Interior Design have organized an International Conference  . Colour is often an essential aspect of art, interior architecture and architecture. It can for instance contribute to a particular meaning for the artist, it can articulate architectural elements in buildings – or eliminate the contours of a space. In short, colour can be an important means for artists and designers. Not accidently is the colour chart an indispensable tool for interior architects. However, the attention to the use of colour in architecture has…

Early registration for the 2020 Master in Urban and Housing Studies in Latin America
From 28th October to 29th November 2019, reduced fee

Opening of the early registration for the 2020 course of the Maestría en Estudios Urbanos y de la Vivienda en América Latina (MEUVAL) [Master in Urban and Housing Studies in Latin America], Faculty of Architecture, Drawing and Urbanism (FADU), from 28th October to 29th November 2019. The MEUVAL is the first Master in Urban and Housing Studies at the University of Buenos Aires (UBA) and in Argentina. It is aimed at building complex and multidisciplinary thinking about the city and housing, from a Latin American perspective. Our Curriculum is based on four areas of knowledge: Public Policies / Culture and…

Bauhaus Original Workshop
9th November 2019, The Liebling Haus - The White City Center, Tel Aviv, Israel

Celebrating the Bauhaus Centennial at the Tony & Max Studio The Liebling Haus – The White City Center has organized a workshop with original Bauhaus School exercises! On the 9th November, The Liebling Haus – The White City invite you to experiment with form, color and material in the spirit of Bauhaus. Participate in original art, design, and architecture exercises inpired by German’school way of teaching. Additional workshops will be held during the coming months. These activities are of free admission. To know more please visit: Liebling Haus – The White City Center website  

Architecture We Love to Hate
Series of events

15 Controversial Modernist Buildings in Hong Kong Why are certain buildings being deemed ugly and worthless by some people but treasured by others? What are the bases for forming these different opinions? How do judgements made by professionals and the general public affect the perceived value of our built landscapes and their fate in ongoing urban development? This public engagement project,  co-organized by Docomomo Hong Kong and HKICON, with funding support from the Built Heritage Conservation Fund, Development Bureau, HKSAR Government. explored these questions by examining 15 controversial modernist buildings in Hong Kong. Some key questions to consider include: What…