A few days are left: on Thursday morning our design studio will transfer itself to Clermont-Ferrand (via Ronchamp!), in order to enter the annual competition Prix Rafael Baltard with three of our projects for the Colegiata Sta. Maria la Real do Sar in Santiago de Compostela. Due to the inevitable difference in the semester schedule […]Read more "Iacobus+2019, Jury approaching"
Kurze Aufregung, Freitagmorgen: ein Erdhaufen und ein Holzstapel vor dem Osttreppenhaus der OTH an der Prüfeninger Straße, doch wozu? Studierende der Architektur aus dem Wahlpflichtfach Neue Stadtgärten von Andreas Kicherer haben die Theorie in die Praxis umgesetzt, von langer Hand geplant und überraschend umgesetzt – überraschend für Fakultäts- wie Hochschulleitung… Um 15.00 Uhr waren dann […]Read more "Neue Stadtgärten"
„Racism messes history up. Its victims get separated from their past and are condemned to dwell in a permanent present. The future becomes impossible for them to imagine.“ Paul Gilroy, Introduction to ‚London is the place for me 2‘, Compilation by Mark Ainley and Richard Noblett, 2005 Honest Jons Records see: London is the place […]Read more "Say N O to Racism"
Ein Bild sagt mehr als tausend Worte, here’s to you, digital reality, or digit-ality:Read more "Digitale Realität"
How impressive, the Colegiata Sta María la Real do Sar in Santiago de Conpostela! How great this choice of this years‘ project site! The monastery greeted us with a little bit of rain and a lot of warmth by its formidable priest, a most remarkable person! We took an intense look around, but also had […]Read more "Iacobus+2019: the site"
What a great moment: about fifty students from four institutions entering the atelier for the nect four days of intense work: Eric and me, first of all we had a look out of the windows in the western corner… Just to think about the fact that some fivehundredfifty years ago, the european world just ended […]Read more "Iacobus+2019: entering the workspace"
The international architecture student project has been started in 1995 by Claude Gaillard (ENSA Clermont-Ferrand) and Rafael Baltar (Universidad da Coruña). At its third edition in 1997, Nick Dobler (OTH Regensburg) joined the team. Each year, one of the participating institutions in turn selects the topic around the preservation and evolution of the architectural patrimony, […]Read more "Iacobus+/2019: meet-and-greet at the UdC"
excited about our arrival (!) that we are being greeted by large banners with smiling faces at the airport… :) So now we’ll start the adventure of working in a four-nations architecture students team.Read more "Everybody seems to be so…"