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    “35 Years of S AM” at S AM Basel

    October 13, 2019

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    “Animal Encounters” installation by Studio Ossidiana at Het Nieuwe Instituut

    October 12, 2019

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    “Forêt” installation by Mecanismo at Concéntrico Rouen

    October 9, 2019

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    “Rural Uplift. Ritter Schumacher Architects” at AEDES Architecture Forum Berlin

    October 7, 2019

“35 Years of S AM” at S AM Basel

“35 Years of S AM” at S AM Basel

October 13, 2019

The S AM Swiss Architecture Museum is celebrating its 35thbirthday this year. This retrospective traces the development of the museum, bringing together publications, posters by Claudiabasel and artefacts from the over 170 exhibitions put on by the institution to date. Read more »

“Animal Encounters” installation by Studio Ossidiana at Het Nieuwe Instituut

“Animal Encounters” installation by Studio Ossidiana at Het Nieuwe Instituut

October 12, 2019

A spatial installation by Studio Ossidiana explores how architecture might mediate between all sorts of creatures, making room for a variety of encounters and setting the stage for interactions between humans and non-humans. The installation is an environment occupied by drawings, diagrams and architectural models – creature-like objects – that address issues of proximity, scale and cross-species politics. Read more »

“Forêt” installation by Mecanismo at Concéntrico Rouen

“Forêt” installation by Mecanismo at Concéntrico Rouen

October 9, 2019

The Forêt project of the Madrid architectural studio Mecanismo, founded by Pedro Rica Bayo and Marta Urtasun Martínez-Fresneda, was the winning installation of the call for entries for which more than 60 projects were submitted. Read more »

“Rural Uplift. Ritter Schumacher Architects” at AEDES Architecture Forum Berlin

“Rural Uplift. Ritter Schumacher Architects” at AEDES Architecture Forum Berlin

October 7, 2019

The architectural office of Ritter Schumacher is based in Chur, located in the eastern Swiss alpine canton of Graubünden. The traditionally close relationship between the city and the surrounding region has shaped the holistic, integrative working approach of Jon Ritter and Michael Schumacher. Read more »

“Agriculture and Architecture: Taking the Country’s Side” at Garagem Sul Lisbon

“Agriculture and Architecture: Taking the Country’s Side” at Garagem Sul Lisbon

October 6, 2019

The exhibition is structured in three main areas: a central space with seven sections, a large-scale illustration and a screening area for documentary films. “Taking the Country’s Side” is a reflexive and didactic attempt to reconnect architecture and agriculture and to emphasize lessons that contemporary architects and urbanists might draw from this school of thought and action. Read more »

“Paulskirche – A monument under pressure” at DAM

“Paulskirche – A monument under pressure” at DAM

October 6, 2019

In the hope that Frankfurt would become the new German capital, the Paulskirche was rebuilt as a potential seat for the parliament in 1947, having been severely damaged by bombing raids. Read more »