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    Japanisches Palais

The Art Cabinet as a Working Collection

Japanisches Palais

The spring workshop of the Academy for Architectural Culture is dedicated to the development of designs for a redesign and reorientation of the "Japanisches Palais" in Dresden. The Japanisches Palais is the last large museum in Dresden that has not yet been renovated. Previously a rather introverted palace building, its opening to a future-relevant exhibition building...

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    Exhibition in Hamburg

European Art School: Rethinking the Mediterranean Academy Project

Exhibition in Hamburg

Architects and artist developed the idea of a European Mediterranean Academy near Cavalière at the Côte d‘Azur under the auspices of Henricus Theodorus Wijdeveld and Eric Mendelsohn in the 30s. Among others Albert Einstein, Paul Valery, Frank Lloyd Wright and Igor Strawinsky were involved.

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    European Art School: Rethinking the Mediterranean Academy Project

aac Workshop, autumn 2018

European Art School: Rethinking the Mediterranean Academy Project

Architects and artist developed the idea of an academy in Cavalière at the Côte d‘Azur under the auspices of Henricus Theodorus Wijdeveld and Eric Mendelsohn in the 30s

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    Vertical Life: Urban Qualities in Future High-rise Buildings

aac-Workshop, Spring 2018

Vertical Life: Urban Qualities in Future High-rise Buildings

The Utopia of the vertical city has forever kept planners and utopians under its spell. From the Tower of Babel to the production designs of “Blade Runner” this vision is recurrently conjured up, the architect and urban planner Yona Friedman visualised comparable ideas in his designs “Utopia” and the “Ville spatiale” in the 60s.

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    A special exhibition at the Zoological Museum, Hamburg

aac designs for an Evolutioneum

A special exhibition at the Zoological Museum, Hamburg

What could a natural history museum of the 21st century look like? The special exhibition of the Academy for Architectural Culture (aac) in the Zoological Museum, Hamburg, provides some answers. In the context of the Evolutioneum workshop, scholarship students of the aac have produced designs in two parts, which are on display at the Zoological Museum, Hamburg, until ...

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    Press kit
    European Art School: Rethinking the Mediterranean Academy Project
    Workshop participants
    PhD. Arch. Borja Ferrater, OAB (Office of Architecture in Barcelona)
    Nuno Mateus, ARX Portugal Arquitectos, Lissabon
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Press kit

10.10.2018

Press kit

European Art School - Rethinking the Mediterranean Academy Project

The autumn workshop of the Academy for Architectural Culture (aac) focused on a project that, in the 1930s, shortly before its implementation, failed due to the political conditions: a European Academy at the Côte d‘Azur that was to...

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European Art School: Rethinking the Mediterranean Academy Project

28.09.2018

European Art School: Rethinking the Mediterranean Academy Project

Exhibition in Hamburg

Architects and artist developed the idea of a European Mediterranean Academy near Cavalière at the Côte d‘Azur under the auspices of Henricus Theodorus Wijdeveld and Eric Mendelsohn in the 30s. Among others Albert Einstein, Paul Valery, Frank...

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Workshop participants

28.09.2018

Workshop participants

Final critique and evaluation of workshop results

Final critique and evaluation of workshop results

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PhD. Arch. Borja Ferrater, OAB (Office of Architecture in Barcelona)

19.09.2018

PhD. Arch. Borja Ferrater, OAB (Office of Architecture in Barcelona)

Lecture „Light, Materiality and Landscape: Geometry“

PhD. Arch. Borja Ferrater of OAB (Office of Architecture in Barcelona) spoke about „Light, Materiality and Landscape: Geometry“ on 19 September

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Nuno Mateus, ARX Portugal Arquitectos, Lissabon

17.09.2018

Nuno Mateus, ARX Portugal Arquitectos, Lissabon

Lecture „ARX works“

Nuno Mateus of ARX Portugal Arquitectos, Lissabon, spoke about „ARX works“ on 17 September

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    European Art School
    Vertical Life
Workshops Impressions
European Art School

05.09.2018

European Art School

Rethinking the Mediterranean Academy Project

Architects and artist developed the idea of a European Mediterranean Academy near Cavalière at the Côte d‘Azur under the auspices of Henricus Theodorus Wijdeveld and Eric Mendelsohn in the 30s.

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Vertical Life

14.02.2018

Vertical Life

Urban Qualities in Future High-rise Buildings

The Utopia of the vertical city has forever kept planners and utopians under its spell. From the Tower of Babel to the production designs of “Blade Runner” this vision is recurrently conjured up. The adaption of these ideas for solving the...

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