Ideas # Heritage
City Similies is a live performance series of experimental preservation remixing hometowns.
Reminiscence of Kamnik Lake
A themed circular path along the shoreline of the lost Kamnik Lake, which is mentioned in stories of legendary folklore of Kamnik area is proposed.
Over the Fjord
Finding a way to enlighten blind spots of the city by reviving future industrial heritage for public use.
Sundial illustrates the time after death and it creates a new experience space in urban landscape
Z E R K A L O
Thermodynamic and programmatic intervention in an existing housing complex in the city of Moscow, based on a study of material culture.
Old house and renovation?
Old houses are much more than boring, damaged walls, expenses, and bad surprises.
The project brings back a memory on the site, where design decisions are supported and inspired by the historic study of the place.
OUT of PLACE
An experimental networking approach to the abandoned poetics of the unreachable city sites
Casita de deseos
A tiny architecture that houses the wishes of many (spectators) becomes a heritage intervention of one (building)
Culture in Crisis
A criticism of governmental apathy that render built heritage collateral for the sake of modernity
Paths of Cajamarquilla
A new approach for the integration of heritage sites in contemporary city.
READING THE RURAL
A 'guide' to new human settlements through the reinterpretation of Spanish abandoned villages
C.H.A is an online platform to digitalize and document the unseen architectural heritage of our city.
The project aims to transmit the memory of architecture through an architecture of memory.
»The stills produce a series of emotions about architecture, but also represent a bigger issue about these houses as homes. We witness the decay, we feel the energy of the inhabitants and we empathise with the ways people change the houses they live in.« Helena Čapková
Landscapes and memories
Multi-disciplinary approach combining life, community and history for the growth of a neighborhood.
The White Giant
The project shows the process from the end of active use, to vacancy, to demolition, to complete disappearance.
A speculative strategy to preserve a modernist site beyond its initial intent
OPALESCENCIA | Grössling City Bath
repair instead of replace: take care about the building, take care about the people.
The Club's Conception
'The Club's Conception' is an ongoing project exploring the role of cross-generational exchange in recording forgotten LGBTQI+ sites of significance.
The traveler's antiquarian
Architect's work as an archaeologist allows an research based on the ruins as a consequence of the rapid cycles of industrialization in a degraded territory.The project consider the vestige as the final state of a process of balance between persisting and decaying, to challenge the advance of cities
The disappeared valley
Architecture interventions as bridge between history, society, landscape and hope
Caring for a changing landscape
The year of 2021 marks the 850th anniversary of the castle of Almourol, but the river faces other threats.
Memorial Park of the Great Synagogue
Memorial Park as a public space built by the local Jewish Center with help of the international community.
The Future Memorial
Understand and disrupt the colonial complexities behind Lisbon's urban culture of remembrance
Towards a Potemkin City
My theoretical proposal analyses the current reconstructivist trend in architecture.
Urban Geographies takes an industrial chimney located on vacant land in the heart of the city as an object of study in a series of 27 photos. It is the center of a system of views that guides the urban planning and is a memory of an episode that deeply marked the city.
Screening & talk:And the alley she whitewashed in light blue-Y el callejón ella blanqueó en celeste
Online Film Screening followed by Zoom live Q&A / Conversation with the creator Architect Nili Portugali A.A.Dip
MONUMENT + Film Archives Museum
Monument is preserving our rich cultural heritage and giving it an adaptive re-use.
Un Buen Suceso
The project begins with the discovery of a set of stones: the ruins of the ancient BuenSuceso Church
Refurbishment of a small housing building based on the idea of hybridization.
Barcelona Medieval and Modern Wall Strategic Intervention Plan
The plan establishes stratgies to bring to surface the medieval wall, which is physically absent.
Memorial Park near Auschwitz
Industrial waste material – sandstone slabs with irregular cuts is the leitmotiv of the project.
Architecture and the Rural Public
“Architecture and the Rural Public” is a proposal for an exhibition that discusses attempts to make rural heritage accessible.
looking to the future, learning from the past
what can we learn from the countryside traditional constructions ?
The method opens new horizons to enriching underestimated late XX century urban environments.
The common house
With an infra-contextual intervention, vernacular structures turns into our era, showing their strong resilience.
INTERACTIVE ARCHIVE COSA MENTALE
“Nothing is Transmissible but Thought”. This phrase ascribed to Le Corbusier has animated the work of Cosa Mentale since its foundation. Discussing and transmitting theoretical thought about architecture is, in fact, the fil rouge that links all its paper publications to the present day.
A search for new understanding of materiality, in times of global crisis.
Waste and ruins speak a language we don't know, and they carry a message for future life forms.
A group pf eight architects with special interest and engagement in the field of illustration are gathered with the aim of innovatively presenting architectural heritage.
The Chinatown Effect
An itinerant pavilion to be showcased in the Chinatowns of different continents
Speculative project on the political and its consequences on the meaning of architectural symbols
can rosés temporary school
Construction of a temporary school inside of an ancient “masia” (farmhouse)
Towards a New Regionalism
An essay that revisits Scandinavian Postmodernism to imagine a more inclusive future of regional architecture.
PLAFORMA WOODEN BOAT WORKSHOP
Workshop was founded by Vitomir and Bojan Vujovic. Combined family tradition, years of experience and knowledge in shipbuilding and architecture in this unique workshop, where we try to bring old wooden boats back to new life and build new ones, keeping our tradition and culture from oblivion.
The Catenary and the Arc
It promotes in an active and participative way the heritage and touristic value of the courtyard.
Rejection of the Archive
Rejection of the archive considers the lack of recognition and classification of Northern Mexican architecture as an opportunity for the region’s architects to revise the memory and identity of their cities.
Fields is a cross-disciplinary research project straddling architecture and sociology, which focuses on the everyday reality of depopulation through a study of rural schools.
A reproducible, scalable and permanent model, to informing about local cultures and heritage.
Catch ***** is a response to the current state of public art in the city of Trenčín (Slovakia).
INDUSTRIÆ is the hypothesis of a permanent information centre on the transformations of Porto Marghera
To be is to Weave
A museum born from a symphony of ancestral forms and going besides dualities
Preservation of Historical Industrial Objects
Integration of bioclimatic design into the structure of historical industrial space
Insecurity. Architecture. Architect
An architect can build a bunker to protect from the Lion. But he also build a cage for the Lion.
A documentary exploring adaptive reuse an alternative modus operandi for sustainably futureproofing our cities.
Augmented History App
Global research exploring the need of modernization of the accepted framework for preservation.
Glass Art EGG
Glass art EGG, located in the historic building of the University of Wroclaw, is a site-specific proposal for the concierge desk in the baroque interior.
Design and Boutique Hotel Schlossstrasse Metzingen Germany
_urban _innovative _sustainable _ individually _home based _representative _international _interactive _emotional _authentic _staged
To explore the potential of memory to synthesize an anticipation through the project
The Naughty Legacy project deals with reinventing the symbolism of Yugoslav & SEE modernist monument architecture in the context of contemporary digital and virtual public spaces.
The Unbuilt Series
Activate a global system of research, curatorial communication, from vernacular and experimental practices.
Spaces like Actions
Spaces like Actions is a collective research project over the cultural components of space.
The reutilization of Vicente Calderón Stadium in order to create, from its ruins and after different operations, a new concept of park
Devices for Medi(t)ation
Exploring urban space mediated messages by adding a performative realm to its public sphere
Roma Interrotta [another point of view]
Sometimes it is necessary to imagine the impossible to design the possible.
Politics with Brick and Mortar (Beck, 1998)
This research draws parallels between postcolonial and post-socialist nation-building through architecture.
The project displays a new approach to industrial heritage and peripheral residual infrastructures of cities, recovering them as entropic spaces of multinatures.
A study of European architectural periodicals and their role in shaping architectural discourse.
A Future for Ruined Cities:
It is a future architecture, away from hasty cities, rocked by a special silence of old, cracked stone buildings.
Idrija Miners Houses: A New Life
102 miners houses are at the edge of extinction – but with a broad collaborative approach we can save them
Heroines in Architecture
The first women in architecture – building up a status quo in the field. The traveling exhibition gathers data on-site.
Hic et Diende
To reveal the past, present and the future from here where seeds, signs or scars of all are hidden.
Neue Bauakademie Berlin
A contribution to the ongoing debate on reconstruction by a nascent architect
The project displays a new approach to the heritage, recovering spaces as an urban infrastructure.
Preserving and revitalizing the neglected urban spaces and heritage as well as improving the quality of urban life as a process through a ‘Mix’.
A Symbiotic Relation of Cooperative Social Housing and Dispersed Tourism in Havana Vieja.
The proposal seeks to deal with the urban, economic and social aspects of the challenging future of Havana Vieja.
Ancient city found in Palermo Nord:
Adding value to the suburb of Palermo by reestablishing the network of the historical peripheral buildings
Common Efficacy: from Buildings to inclusive Neighborhoods
Architects as mediators between people, existing neighborhoods and global (sustainability) challenges.
The Political Church
THE POLITICAL CHURCH calls for the necessity of a productive space of conflict and contemporary architectural tools
Polar Replication Pattern
The exploitation and reconversion of old infrastructures and forgotten buildings
Heritage is something that needs a choice. The project as a responsibility for change.
In Articulo Mortis
After death, architecture is no longer a building, but a story to be told.