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Call for Papers: International Symposium on Architectural Education

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Bauhaus-Universität Weimar invites to participate in the 5th international symposium on architectural education and its fields of research. The symposium titled Architecture Builds Knowledge takes place between 13–14 November 2015 at the Bauhaus-Universität Weimar in Germany. The organisers welcome contributions from all disciplines from art teachers, psychologists, architects, everybody who mediates architecture, museum educators, scientists, PhD students, to political decision makers concerned …

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My Kuopio workshop at ANTI festival 24–25 September 2014

ANTI festival 2014. Lenine Bourke, Walking Neighbourhood.
Photo: Lenine Bourke

The ANTI Contemporary Art Festival celebrates its 13th festival autumn in Kuopio, Finland. This year, the focus is on children and teenagers, both as an artistic theme and as active participants in the production. The international art festival presenting live, sonic, visual and text-based art is recognised for site-specific works made for public space. The abundant festival programme in 2014 has been topped with the viewpoint of …

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Let’s Build a School! Focus Jorge Raedó

Let's Build a School opera project by Jorge Raedó

The Alvar Aalto Museum’s spring exhibition in April 2014 displayed the results of a unique collaborative project: an architectural opera Let’s Build the School! produced by the pupils of Onerva Mäki School for hearing and visually impaired children in Jyväskylä. Annukka Pakarinen from Alvar Aalto Museum interviewed the opera’s Spanish director, theatre director Jorge Raedó, about his experiences in working with children and about his interdisciplinary art education …

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Arkki exports architecture education to Greece

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The Helsinki-based Arkki School of Architecture for Children and Youth announces to launch international activities with a new architectural education programme for children and youth in Greece and Cyprus.  Arkki will be producing the new programme in partnership with DESIGNEMBASSADOR.COM UG, which specializes in the design of festivals, events, conferences and workshops. ”Metropolization has brought ecological problems and the challenges …

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