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Entwerfen E4—M1 / Electrification takes command

Studio work this year will think through the architectural and urban implications of phenomena like pervasive computing, robotics and the Internet of things. We will investigate both the implcations for architectural and urban organization as well as aestehetics. We will, in other words, develop modes of operative criticism to set an agenda for future design […]

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Public Screening + Panel Discussion / The Competition / Angel Borrego Cubero / Faculty of Architecture

Madrid-based architect Angel Borrego Cubero of Office for Strategic Spaces (OSS) has directed and produced the first documentary focused on the tense process that often characterizes an architectural competition. Appropriately titled The Competition, the film captures a fascinating account on how five world renowned architects – Jean Nouvel, Frank Gehry, Dominique Perrault, Zaha Hadid and Norman Foster – […]

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Lecture / Israel — Africa, A Genealogy of Moral History / Haim Yacobi / Claudiana Innsbruck

This lecture is not about „Africa“, but rather about Israel. It critically examines the ways in which Africa – as a geopolitical entity – is socially manufactured, collectively imagined but also culturally denied in Israeli politics. The main argument of this presentation is that a genealogical investigation of the relationships between Israel and Africa sheds […]

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(Deutsch) Ausstellung / Potenziale 2 — StudentInnenarbeiten der Universität Innsbruck / aut. Innsbruck

The exhibition “Potentiale 2” shows various stages of university education, from design classes running over the course of one semester and diploma projects to bachelor and master thesis. Plans, sketches, texts, films, visualizations and installations exemplify a profound conceptual and medial involvement with architecture. The particular selection of works, their unique materialization and design show […]

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Domus Guide — Europe’s top 100 Schools of Architecture & Design

For the third time the Faculty of Architecture Innsbruck, was selected as one of EUROPES’S 50 BEST SCHOOLS OF ARCHITECTURE, by DOMUS Magazine. The guide gives a selection of Europe’s best schools of Design and Architecture. The criteria that were used mainly focus on aspects like networking & international relations, the reputation of the institution in the […]

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Entwerfen E4—M2 / Electrification takes command

Studio work this year will think through the architectural and urban implications of phenomena like pervasive computing, robotics and the Internet of things. We will investigate both the implcations for architectural and urban organization as well as aestehetics. We will, in other words, develop modes of operative criticism to set an agenda for future design […]

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Public Lecture & Panel Discussion / Things—R—Us / Lars Lerup / Kunstraum Innsbruck

The recognition that human behavior dominates the Earth’s atmosphere undermines our anthropocentric view that the world is ours to use. This in turn demands a radical revision of our view of ontology—of our understanding of being. The era of the dominance of subjects over objects has come to an end. Replaced by a flat ontology […]

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Entwerfen E4—M2 / Everything is Architecture

In the academic year 2013-2014, Architecturaltheory.eu will deal with the Viennese Avantgarde of the 1960s and 70s. Up to the oil crisis of 1973, this period was marked by a tremendous confidence in economic and technological progress, although new forms of criticism arose. Popular and youth culture reached a new status alongside the traditional high […]

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Symposium / Italian Collage — Architectural Drawings in the Age of Social Media / Kunstraum Innsbruck

Several Italian architects have recently taken up the technique of collage again to present their ideas about architecture. The best-known examples are Carmelo Baglivo, Luca Garofalo and Beniamino Servino. Collage has been one of the favourite techniques in Italian architecture since the nineteen sixties. It enabled radical architects like Superstudio, Archizoom and others to give […]

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BA Degree Show / Everything is Architecture — Austrian Architectural Avantgarde / Die Bäckerei Innsbruck

For the second time, this years Bachelor degree show took place at “die Bäckerei” (Dreiheiligenstraße, Innsbruck). Architecturaltheory.eu presented this years Bachelor design projects, as well as this terms Master projects on our research topic: “Everything is Architecture”. Therefore we used the medium book, in combination with installations and video projections, to illustrate the working process […]

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(Deutsch) Symposium + Diskussion / Ministaaten / Institut Architekturtheorie

There are countless reasons, whey small states used to separate themselves from the rest of the world over and over again – or remain as little fragments. From economic benefit (Special Economic Zones) to social utopia (Christiana) or even artistic ideals (Atelier van Lieshout): almost everything could be a solid reason to cut oneself off. […]

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Entwerfen M1 / Fundamentals

This semesters master design class will deal with Fundamentals. Fundamentals is the title and theme of the Architecture Biennale in Venice next year and was given by Rem Koolhaas. It is actually about two issues: First, there is the inevitable and immutable elements -unterstellt Koolhaas- every architect, anytime, anywhere ‘used, such as: door, floor, ceiling, […]