Monday, 23 November 2009
Editor: Matthew Hardy
Date Of Publication: Nov 2008
Isbn13: 9781847186881Isbn: 1847186882
Proud to be one of the contributors of this book edited by Dr Matthew Hardy.
More information can be found here.
Tuesday, 26 May 2009
Responsibilities and Opportunities in Architectural Conservation: Theory, Education, and Practice (CSAAR Press)
The proceedings of CSAAR '08 Conference is now published as a book.
Title: Responsibilities and Opportunities in Architectural Conservation: Theory, Education, and Practice (Paperback)
Editors: Salim Elwazani, Shatha Malhis, Jamal Al-Qawasmi
Pages: 496 (vol I), 480 (vol II)
Published: November 2008
Book Dimensions: 17X24 cm
ISBN: 978-9957-8602-6-4 (Volume I)
ISBN: 978-9957-8602-7-1 (Volume II)
Click here to order the title. Title also can be ordered from amazon.com and www.alibris.com
View table of contents of volume I
View table of contents of volume II.
My paper entitled "Conservation and Contemporary Design: Complementary or Contradictory Activities?", where different case-studies from the walled cities of Urbino and Famagusta/Gazimagusa were discussed, can be found in the second volume.
Friday, 22 May 2009
Wednesday, 20 May 2009
Wednesday, 8 April 2009
A very interesting presentation that I was lucky enough to be present during the CSAAR '08 Conference by Mirjana Roter, Gordana Milosevic and Ana Radiojevic from the University of Belgrade, Serbia. The paper was based on some student projects aiming at integration of contemporary design with archaeological sites.
Sunday, 5 April 2009
Friday, 20 March 2009
Saturday, 14 March 2009
Wednesday, 4 March 2009
Monday, 2 March 2009
Sunday, 8 February 2009
Saturday, 31 January 2009
Wednesday, 28 January 2009
Saturday, 24 January 2009
Friday, 23 January 2009
Thursday, 22 January 2009
Wednesday, 21 January 2009
Tuesday, 20 January 2009
Monday, 19 January 2009
Ron Arad's first big solo exhibition in France, his current Pompidou Centre Show, will be ending on the 16th of March 2009. It will tour to MoMA in New York in Summer 2009 and go on to the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam in 2010.
Tuesday, 13 January 2009
One of the coolest transformation of historic defence structure projects: two twentytwo 2 22 by Chris Briffa Architects. Architects' definition of the concept can be found here. The project was completed in the year 2007. Its upsetting to see that there are still so many walled cities where interventions are not permitted within the city walls...