Prof. Uwe R. Brückner, Atelier Brückner, Stuttgart Gerhard Wittfeld, kadawittfeldarchitektur, Aachen Kai-Uwe Bergmann, BIG Bjarke Ingels Group, New York Altona Nord: Designs for Hamburg’s New Traffic Hub Declan McCafferty, Grimshaw Architects, London Prof. Jörn Walter, Chief Planning Officer of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg From Module to Urban Quarter. Case Study Houses for the 21st-Century Berlin Workshop participants Workshop participants Stefan Forster Carsten Venus 15th International Architecture Biennale 2016 in Venice 15th International Architecture Biennale 2016 in Venice Press kit Chris van Duijn Prof. Dr.-Ing. e.h. HG Merz Evolutioneum Hamburg. Designs for a Natural History Museum Workshop participants Final critique and evaluation of workshop results Welcoming address and exhibition opening Prof. Max Dudler Prof. Ivan Reimann Prof. Uwe R. Brückner Bernhard Karpf 100 50 20 10 European Cultural Centre in Venice. Designing in Dialogue between Traditional and Modern Carlo Cappai and Maria Alessandra Segantini, C+S Architects Alexander Schwarz, David Chipperfield Architects Berlin Giulia Foscari, OMA/AMO Workshop participants Building and urban concepts between comfort and efficiency Do we use sustainability as a chance or do we hide behind statistics? On the spine of the dragon – the change of historic Beijing Cradle to Cradle Architecture: Building Blocks for the Future Excursion to New York City Eröffnung Amphibious Hamburg: Parametric Designs for an Olympic Aquatic Centre Prof. Dietmar Eberle Final critique, evaluation and presentation of Research Lab results Prof. Mette Ramsgard Thomsen, Centre for Information Technology and Architecture (CITA), Kopenhagen Prof. Ben van Berkel, UNStudio Sven Plieninger, schlaich bergermann und partner, Stuttgart Dipl.-Ing. Magdalene Weiß Urban Exchange: New School. Designs for the German School, Shanghai Dipl.-Ing. Architekt Amandus Sattler, Allmann Sattler Wappner Architekten, München Prof. Dr. Christian Kühn, TU Wien Prof. Michael Schumacher, schneider+schumacher, Frankfurt/Main Assoc. Prof. Martin Tamke, Centre for Information Technology and Architecture (CITA), Copenhagen Dipl.-Ing. Henrike Rabe, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin/Exzellenzcluster Bild Wissen Gestaltung On-site inspection Impressions of the workshop Prof. HG Merz, hg merz architekten museumsgestalter, Stuttgart/Berlin Prof. Volker Staab, Staab Architekten, Berlin Christoph Elsässer, West 8, Rotterdam/NL On-site inspection Opening Prof. Dr. Dirk Böndel, Stiftung Deutsches Technikmuseum Berlin Prof. Dr. Hans Sommer State Councilor Michael Sachs, BSU Prof. Dietmar Eberle Prof. Paolo Fusi Prof. Matthias Schuler Prof. Gerhard Hausladen
Architectural Concepts for a "Deutsches Haus" in Ho Chi Minh City TXL showcase of an energy-plus city Kai Babetzki TXL showcase of an energy-plus city Prof. Werner Sobek Michael Ballhaus im Gespräch Andreas Beyer Shan Fan Rainer Hascher, Werner Sobek Dietmar Eberle Prof. Enrique Sobejano, Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos, Madrid, Berlin Prof. Almut Grüntuch-Ernst, Grüntuch Ernst Architekten, Berlin Prof. Piet Eckert, E2A Piet Eckert und Wim Eckert Architekten ETH BSA SIA AG, Zürich Workshop participants Workshop participants
Events
Prof. Uwe R. Brückner, Atelier Brückner, Stuttgart

16.03.2017

Prof. Uwe R. Brückner, Atelier Brückner, Stuttgart

Lecture "Museum of the 21st century - how to stage the past, the present and the future"

Prof. Uwe R. Brückner of Atelier Brückner, Stuttgart spoke about "Museum of  the 21st century - how to stage the past, the present and the future."

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Gerhard Wittfeld, kadawittfeldarchitektur, Aachen

10.03.2017

Gerhard Wittfeld, kadawittfeldarchitektur, Aachen

Lecture "Architecture in dialogue"

Gerhard Wittfeld of kadawittfeldarchitektur, Aachen spoke about "Architecture in dialogue"

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Kai-Uwe Bergmann, BIG Bjarke Ingels Group, New York

08.03.2017

Kai-Uwe Bergmann, BIG Bjarke Ingels Group, New York

Lecture "BIG projects"

Kai-Uwe Bergmann of BIG Bjarke Ingels Group, New York spoke about „BIG projects“

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Altona Nord: Designs for Hamburg’s New Traffic Hub

19.10.2016

Altona Nord: Designs for Hamburg’s New Traffic Hub

Exhibition in Hamburg

When they no longer serve their original function, railway sidings can become important inner-city development areas. This opportunity recently arose in Hamburg as a result of the decommissioning of a branching goods train depot for which a...

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Declan McCafferty, Grimshaw Architects, London

28.09.2016

Declan McCafferty, Grimshaw Architects, London

Lecture "Open Heart Surgery – Building Transit Hubs for the 21st Century"

Declan McCafferty of Grimshaw Architects, London spoke about "Open Heart Surgery – Building Transit Hubs for the 21st Century"

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Prof. Jörn Walter, Chief Planning Officer of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg

20.09.2016

Prof. Jörn Walter, Chief Planning Officer of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg

Lecture "Making Stations – Altona between bunker mentality and urban significance"

Prof. Jörn Walter, Chief Planning Officer of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg spoke about "Making Stations – Altona between bunker mentality and urban significance"

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From Module to Urban Quarter. Case Study Houses for the 21st-Century Berlin

20.06.2016

From Module to Urban Quarter. Case Study Houses for the 21st-Century Berlin

Exhibition in Hamburg

The global change of mankind from rural circumstances to a mostly urban-orientated society of the future manifests itself in the latest waves of migration. The radical change sharpens our awareness of a challenge that has already for a long time ...

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Workshop participants

17.06.2016

Workshop participants

Final critique and evaluation of workshop results

Final critique and evaluation of workshop results.

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Workshop participants

07.10.2016

Workshop participants

Final critique and evaluation of workshop results

Final critique and evaluation of workshop results.

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Stefan Forster

02.06.2016

Stefan Forster

City and House

Stefan Forster of Stefan Foster Architekten, Frankfurt am Main spoke about "City and House"

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Carsten Venus

31.05.2016

Carsten Venus

Relaunch

Carsten Venus of blauraum, Hamburg will spoke about "Relaunch"

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15th International Architecture Biennale 2016 in Venice

28.05.2016

15th International Architecture Biennale 2016 in Venice

Exhibition at Palazzo Mora

European Cultural Centre Venice – Design as a Dialogue between Tradition and Modernity The results of the 2015 aac spring workshop will be presented at Palazzo Mora as part of the “TIME – SPACE – EXISTENCE” exhibition of the Global ...

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15th International Architecture Biennale 2016 in Venice

28.05.2016

15th International Architecture Biennale 2016 in Venice

Exhibition at Palazzo Rossini

Since its establishment by the gmp Foundation in 2008, the Academy for Architectural Culture (aac) has organized twelve workshops, lecture series, and symposia focusing on topical issues in architecture in an international context. Its holistic ...

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Press kit

18.04.2016

Press kit

The Academy for Architectural Culture (aac) at the 15th International Architecture Biennale 2016 in Venice

At this year’s Architecture Biennale, the aac will be represented on three occasions. As a young, internationally focused educational establishment for architectural students and graduates, based in Hamburg, the Academy will present itself at...

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Chris van Duijn

11.11.2015

Chris van Duijn

Fondazione Prada: exploring typologies for art

Chris van Duijn of OMA, Rotterdam spoke about "Fondazione Prada: exploring typologies for art"

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Prof. Dr.-Ing. e.h. HG Merz

06.11.2015

Prof. Dr.-Ing. e.h. HG Merz

Das zweite Leben der Dinge

Prof. Dr.-Ing. e.h. HG Merz of hg merz architekten museumsgestalter and mm+ spoake about "Das zweite Leben der Dinge"

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Evolutioneum Hamburg. Designs for a Natural History Museum

30.09.2015

Evolutioneum Hamburg. Designs for a Natural History Museum

Exhibition in Hamburg

The 2015 autumn workshop organized by the Academy for Architectural Culture is entitled "Evolutioneum" and focuses on designs for a museum of the future in Hamburg.

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Workshop participants

09.10.2015

Workshop participants

Final critique and evaluation of workshop results

Final critique and evaluation of workshop results

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Final critique and evaluation of workshop results

25.11.2015

Final critique and evaluation of workshop results

Workshop participants

Final critique and evaluation of workshop results

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Prof. Max Dudler

30.09.2015

Prof. Max Dudler

Kontinuität

Prof. Max Dudler of Max Dudler, Berlin, Zurich, Frankfurt spoke about “Kontinuität”

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Prof. Ivan Reimann

24.09.2015

Prof. Ivan Reimann

Weiterbauen

Prof. Ivan Reimann of Thomas Müller Ivan Reimann Architekten spoke about “Weiterbauen”

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Prof. Uwe R. Brückner

22.09.2015

Prof. Uwe R. Brückner

Scenography – or how much "Museum" Nature desires

Prof. Uwe R. Brückner of Atelier Brückner, Stuttgart spoke about "Scenography – or how much "Museum" Nature desires"

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Bernhard Karpf

17.09.2015

Bernhard Karpf

Building with Light – Richard Meier & Partners Museum Projects

Bernhard Karpf of Richard Meier & Partners, New York, Los Angeles spoke about "Building with Light – Richard Meier & Partners Museum Projects"

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100 50 20 10

10.06.2015

100 50 20 10

Fifth lecture within the event series aac discourse on sustainability

As part of the public event series "aac discourse" on the topic "Our common future – resources, identity, social merits" the fifth lecture will be held by Prof. Dr. Dietmar

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European Cultural Centre in Venice. Designing in Dialogue between Traditional and Modern

20.03.2015

European Cultural Centre in Venice. Designing in Dialogue between Traditional and Modern

Exhibition in Hamburg

The idea of a European Cultural Centre as a cross-national place of discourse, research and public work has already been discussed for a while at multiple levels inside the European Union.

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Carlo Cappai and Maria Alessandra Segantini, C+S Architects

11.03.2015

Carlo Cappai and Maria Alessandra Segantini, C+S Architects

TranslationArchitecture

Carlo Cappai and Maria Alessandra Segantini of C+S Architects, Treviso, Italy spoke about "TranslationArchitecture"

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Alexander Schwarz, David Chipperfield Architects Berlin

05.03.2015

Alexander Schwarz, David Chipperfield Architects Berlin

Finding, inventing, projecting

Alexander Schwarz of David Chipperfield Architects Berlin spoke about "Finding, inventing, projecting"

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Giulia Foscari, OMA/AMO

04.03.2015

Giulia Foscari, OMA/AMO

Elements of Venice

Giulia Foscari of OMA/AMO spoke about  "Elements of Venice"

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Workshop participants

20.03.2015

Workshop participants

Final critique, evaluation and presentation of workshop results

Final critique, evaluation and presentation of workshop results

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Building and urban concepts between comfort and efficiency

18.02.2015

Building and urban concepts between comfort and efficiency

Second lecture within the event series aac discourse on sustainability

As part of the public event series "aac discourse" on the topic "our common future – resources, identity, social merits" the second lecture will be held by Matthias Schuler in Berlin on...

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Do we use sustainability as a chance or do we hide behind statistics?

28.01.2015

Do we use sustainability as a chance or do we hide behind statistics?

New aac lecture series: "aac discourse"

As part of the public event series "aac discourse" on the topic "our common future – resources, identity, social merits" the first lecture will be held by Prof Dr Gerhard Hausladen in Berlin...

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On the spine of the dragon – the change of historic Beijing

22.04.2015

On the spine of the dragon – the change of historic Beijing

Third lecture within the event series aac discourse on sustainability

As part of the public event series "aac discourse" on the topic "Our common future – resources, identity, social merits" the third lecture will be held by Angela Köckritz in

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Cradle to Cradle Architecture: Building Blocks for the Future

20.05.2015

Cradle to Cradle Architecture: Building Blocks for the Future

Fourth lecture within the event series aac discourse on sustainability

As part of the public event series "aac discourse" on the topic "Our common future – resources, identity, social merits" the fourth lecture will be held by Prof. Dr. Michael

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Excursion to New York City

04.09.2014

Excursion to New York City

Charrette together with students of the renowned Pratt Institute at the Brooklyn Powerhouse and on-site visit as well as visit of various reference projects of similar re-development projects in...

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Eröffnung

02.09.2014

Eröffnung

Die ersten Stunden der Workshop-Teilnehmer: Anmelden und Vorträge hören.

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Amphibious Hamburg: Parametric Designs for an Olympic Aquatic Centre

07.07.2014

Amphibious Hamburg: Parametric Designs for an Olympic Aquatic Centre

Exhibition in Hamburg

In the first lab, the aac will investigate how the design process changes through the use of parametric design approaches on its geometric, material and structural level. The exploration is based...

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Final critique, evaluation and presentation of Research Lab results

04.07.2014

Final critique, evaluation and presentation of Research Lab results

Reserach Lab participants

Final critique and evaluation of Research Lab results

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Prof. Mette Ramsgard Thomsen, Centre for Information Technology and Architecture (CITA), Kopenhagen

30.06.2014

Prof. Mette Ramsgard Thomsen, Centre for Information Technology and Architecture (CITA), Kopenhagen

Computation in Architecture; CITA research practice

Prof. Mette Ramsgard Thomsen, Centre for Information Technology and Architecture (CITA) spoke about „Computation in Architecture"

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Prof. Ben van Berkel, UNStudio

25.06.2014

Prof. Ben van Berkel, UNStudio

Beyond the Parametric

Prof. Ben van Berkel, UNStudio, Amsterdam, Shanghai spoke about „Beyond the Parametric“.

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Sven Plieninger, schlaich bergermann und partner, Stuttgart

24.06.2014

Sven Plieninger, schlaich bergermann und partner, Stuttgart

New Developments in Form Finding Techniques for Freeform Structures

Sven Plieninger, schlaich bergermann und partner, Stuttgart spoke about „New Developments in Form Finding Techniques for Freeform Structures“

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Dipl.-Ing. Magdalene Weiß

24.06.2014

Dipl.-Ing. Magdalene Weiß

Fit for World Champions: The parametric design approach to the Oriental Sports Center Shanghai

Magdalene Weiß, gmp Shanghai, spoke about  „Fit for World Champions: The parametric design approach to the Oriental Sports Center Shanghai"

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Urban Exchange: New School. Designs for the German School, Shanghai

07.03.2014

Urban Exchange: New School. Designs for the German School, Shanghai

Exhibition in Shanghai, China

With the aac workshop “Urban Exchange: New School – designs for the German School, Shanghai”, the Academy again chose a subject which is based on an actual situation and which is considered...

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Dipl.-Ing. Architekt Amandus Sattler, Allmann Sattler Wappner Architekten, München

19.09.2013

Dipl.-Ing. Architekt Amandus Sattler, Allmann Sattler Wappner Architekten, München

„schoolness - new spaces for changing learning concepts“

Amandus Sattler spoke about „schoolness - new spaces for changing learning concepts“.

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Prof. Dr. Christian Kühn, TU Wien

18.09.2013

Prof. Dr. Christian Kühn, TU Wien

„Learning Environments for the 21st Century: From Teacher’s House to Space for Teams“

Christian Kühn spoke about „Learning Environments for the 21st Century: From Teacher’s House to Space for Teams“.

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Prof. Michael Schumacher, schneider+schumacher, Frankfurt/Main

12.09.2013

Prof. Michael Schumacher, schneider+schumacher, Frankfurt/Main

„Non scholae, sed … Schule und Architektur | School and architecture“

Michael Schumacher spoke about „Non scholae, sed … Schule und Architektur | School and architecture

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Assoc. Prof. Martin Tamke, Centre for Information Technology and Architecture (CITA), Copenhagen

10.09.2013

Assoc. Prof. Martin Tamke, Centre for Information Technology and Architecture (CITA), Copenhagen

„Formative Systems – Material and Digital systems in the architectural research practice”

Martin Tamke spoke about „Formative Systems – Material and Digital systems in the architectural research practice”

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Dipl.-Ing. Henrike Rabe, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin/Exzellenzcluster Bild Wissen Gestaltung

09.09.2013

Dipl.-Ing. Henrike Rabe, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin/Exzellenzcluster Bild Wissen Gestaltung

„FLUID DIRECTION - New schools made in Japan”

Henrike Rabe from Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin/Exzellenzcluster Bild Wissen Gestaltung spoke about „FLUID DIRECTION - New schools made in Japan”.

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On-site inspection

06.09.2013

On-site inspection

Urban Exchange: New School

Impressions of the first workshop week with practical work, lectures and an excursion to Hamburg’s HafenCity and to Schleswig.

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Impressions of the workshop

15.03.2013

Impressions of the workshop

Technoversum Berlin

Impressions of the workshop everyday on the Campus Rainvilleterrasse: designing, presenting, criticize.

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Prof. HG Merz, hg merz architekten museumsgestalter, Stuttgart/Berlin

14.03.2013

Prof. HG Merz, hg merz architekten museumsgestalter, Stuttgart/Berlin

"ALTGIER I NEUGIER Cupidity for the old I Curiosity for the new"

Prof. Hans Günter Merz of hg merz architekten museumsgestalter spoke about "ALTGIER | NEUGIER Cupidity for the old | Curiosity for the new”

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Prof. Volker Staab, Staab Architekten, Berlin

13.03.2013

Prof. Volker Staab, Staab Architekten, Berlin

"Museumsbau – New Museums"

Prof. Volker Staab of staab Architekten spoke about ”Museumsbau – New Museums“ on 13 March

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Christoph Elsässer, West 8, Rotterdam/NL

11.03.2013

Christoph Elsässer, West 8, Rotterdam/NL

"Open Space - Today and in the Future"

Christoph Elsässer of West 8 spoke about "Open Space – Today and in the Future" on 11 March

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On-site inspection

01.03.2013

On-site inspection

Technoversum Berlin

On-site inspection: After introductory lectures, the workshop participants took on the second day an excursion to Berlin, where they visited the former Anhalter Güterbahnhof and other places.

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Opening

01.03.2013

Opening

Technoversum Berlin

The first hours of the workshop participants: Login and listen to lectures.

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Prof. Dr. Dirk Böndel, Stiftung Deutsches Technikmuseum Berlin

07.03.2013

Prof. Dr. Dirk Böndel, Stiftung Deutsches Technikmuseum Berlin

Greeting remarks

Prof. Dr. Dirk Böndel, Stiftung Deutsches Technikmuseum Berlin (SDTMB), holds greeting remarks on 21 March

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Prof. Dr. Hans Sommer

10.09.2012

Prof. Dr. Hans Sommer

"Affordable housing: how to control the construction process in order to build cost-efficiently"

Talk by Prof. Dr. Hans Sommer (Drees & Sommer) on "Affordable housing: how to control the construction process in order to build cost-efficiently"...

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State Councilor Michael Sachs, BSU

11.09.2012

State Councilor Michael Sachs, BSU

"Social housing: Past and present, standards and options, current policy objectives and outlook"

Mr. Michael Sachs, State Councilor for urban development from the Office of Urban Development and Environment in Hamburg...

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Prof. Dietmar Eberle

10.09.2012

Prof. Dietmar Eberle

"The synthesis between sustainability and new forms of housing and living"

"The synthesis between sustainability and new forms of housing and living" Prof. Dietmar Eberle (ETH Zurich) will talk about...

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Prof. Paolo Fusi

09.09.2012

Prof. Paolo Fusi

"Metropolitan Life and Dwelling Turn" (Presentation in English)

Prof. Paolo Fusi (HCU Hamburg) speaks on the subject “Metropolitan life and dwelling turn” (presentation in English).

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Prof. Matthias Schuler

09.09.2012

Prof. Matthias Schuler

"Affordable housing – sustainable housing"

 Prof. Matthias Schuler (TRANSSOLAR) speaks on “Affordable housing – sustainable housing”

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Architectural Concepts for a "Deutsches Haus" in Ho Chi Minh City

27.06.2010

Architectural Concepts for a "Deutsches Haus" in Ho Chi Minh City

Exhibition in Hanoi, Vietnam

Architectural Concepts for a "Deutsches Haus" in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam: results of the first overseas workshop in Vietnam in 2010.

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TXL showcase of an energy-plus city

26.06.2009

TXL showcase of an energy-plus city

aac Workshop 2009

The Academy for Architectural Culture (aac) presented architectural concepts
for energy-plus re-use of the airport Berlin Tegel in the showroom by USM Hamburg.

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TXL showcase of an energy-plus city

25.09.2009

TXL showcase of an energy-plus city

aac Workshop 2009

The Academy for Architectural Culture (aac) presented architectural concepts for energy-plus re-use of the airport Berlin Tegel in the showroom by USM Berlin.

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01.01.2009

TXL+ Strategien für eine nachhaltige Stadt

In 2009, twenty award-holders from Germany and China took part in a five-week course at number 13 Planckstraße in Hamburg to work out a scheme for the future use of the 460 ha site of...

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Andreas Beyer

01.10.2008

Andreas Beyer

Architektur – Sinn – Bilder: Architektur und Bildmacht

Recently, the Süddeutsche Zeitung confirmed that architecture produces "the dominant image currency of our times".

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Shan Fan

18.09.2008

Shan Fan

Tradition – Transformation – Modernity

As one of the first Chinese art students, Shan Fan went to Germany at the beginning of the 1980s in order to study pure art, more specifically to Hamburg, where he has been living ever since...

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Dietmar Eberle

12.09.2008

Dietmar Eberle

Sustainability: "The future of the past"

The Austrian Dietmar Eberle, visiting Professor at aac, and his practice Baumschlager & Eberle, are primarily associated with a residential timber development which is both innovative and...

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Prof. Enrique Sobejano, Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos, Madrid, Berlin

17.09.2014

Prof. Enrique Sobejano, Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos, Madrid, Berlin

Strategies of intervention

Prof. Enrique Sobejano, Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos, Madrid, Berlin, spoke about "Strategies of intervention"

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Prof. Almut Grüntuch-Ernst, Grüntuch Ernst Architekten, Berlin

16.09.2014

Prof. Almut Grüntuch-Ernst, Grüntuch Ernst Architekten, Berlin

Building Knowledge

Prof. Almut Grüntuch-Ernst, Grüntuch Ernst Architects, Berlin, spoke about "Building Knowledge"

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Prof. Piet Eckert, E2A Piet Eckert und Wim Eckert Architekten ETH BSA SIA AG, Zürich

11.09.2014

Prof. Piet Eckert, E2A Piet Eckert und Wim Eckert Architekten ETH BSA SIA AG, Zürich

Sharing intensities

Prof. Piet Eckert, E2A Piet Eckert and Wim Eckert Architects ETH BSA SIA AG, Zurich, spoke about "sharing intensities"

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Workshop participants

25.09.2014

Workshop participants

Evaluation and presentation of workshop results

Evaluation and presentation of workshop submissions

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Workshop participants

23.03.2017

Workshop participants

Final critique and evaluation of workshop results

Final critique and evaluation of workshop results.

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