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    “PISÉ. Tradition and Potential” at Archizoom-EPFL Lausanne

    April 22, 2017

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    Victor Palla e Bento d’ Almeida “Architecture from other times” at Centro Cultural de Belém

    April 22, 2017

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    “A golden age: Architecture in Asturias 1950-1965″ exhibition at the Fine Arts Museum of Asturias

    April 21, 2017

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    “Aldo Rossi and Milan, 1955-1995″ at Ordine degli Architetti Milano

    April 20, 2017

“PISÉ. Tradition and Potential” at Archizoom-EPFL Lausanne

“PISÉ. Tradition and Potential” at Archizoom-EPFL Lausanne

April 22, 2017

In spite of the ubiquitousness and sustainability of earth construction, it remains in the shadows of our building practice, though it does have a long tradition, even on our latitude. This exhibition has made it its priority to reintroduce the european tradition of building with earth, and especially that of rammed earth buildings in France, as well as their influence on Switzerland. Read more »

Victor Palla e Bento d’ Almeida “Architecture from other times” at Centro Cultural de Belém

Victor Palla e Bento d’ Almeida “Architecture from other times” at Centro Cultural de Belém

April 22, 2017

The work produced by the studio of the architects Victor Palla (1922-2006) and Joaquim Bento d’Almeida (1918-1997), which has been widely recognised by historians and critics of Portuguese architecture, is subject of a public exhibition for the first time. Read more »

“A golden age: Architecture in Asturias 1950-1965″ exhibition at the Fine Arts Museum of Asturias

“A golden age: Architecture in Asturias 1950-1965″ exhibition at the Fine Arts Museum of Asturias

April 21, 2017

The exhibition is organised in 6 sections and comprises 105 panels, 52 original documents, 15 pieces of furniture and 8 works of art, allowing the visitor to bring together a latent collective imagination which is none other than that of the architecture itself as seen everyday. Read more »

“Aldo Rossi and Milan, 1955-1995″ at Ordine degli Architetti Milano

“Aldo Rossi and Milan, 1955-1995″ at Ordine degli Architetti Milano

April 20, 2017

The architect’s association’s headquarters in Milan  is hosting the exhibition "Aldo Rossi and Milan, 1955-1995": an itinerary through original drawings, study models, and documents of one of the most significant figures of Italian architecture of the twentieth century. Read more »

“Architecture of the VII Day” Poland of the 1980s as a Laboratory for Community Architecture

“Architecture of the VII Day” Poland of the 1980s as a Laboratory for Community Architecture

April 18, 2017

Architecture of the VII Day at the DOX Centre for Contemporary Art reveals the history of churches built in Poland between the years 1945 and 1989 even despite the Communist state’s antipathy to religion. Using waste and illegally obtained materials, parishioners built over 3700 churches that became not only a manifestation of faith, but also a protest against the government. Read more »

“Discreet Violence: Architecture and the French War in Algeria” at ETH Zurich

“Discreet Violence: Architecture and the French War in Algeria” at ETH Zurich

April 15, 2017

The exhibition features only one aspect of these territorial transformations: the construction of militarily controlled camps dubbed the centres de regroupement in Algeria’s rural areas. These spaces resulted from the creation of the forbidden zones—free fire zones—and engendered massive forced relocations of the Algerian population. Read more »