Each year, the Architectural History & Theory – MSc programme at the University of Edinburgh welcomes around ten guest speakers and colleagues to present an evening seminar on their research.
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Using Iran as an example, Dr Ali Mozaffari will draw upon case studies to demonstrate how architecture became a conduit for the production of heritage at large in a modernizing Muslim society.
This initial seminar will investigate Colin Rowe’s mid-twentieth century role in appropriating Sitte’s 1890’s reaction to Von Forster’s 1860 imperial design for the Vienna Ringstrasse.
Current feminist practices led by women architects will be presented, as well as critical pedagogies that question the traditional and patriarchal way of educating new generations of architects.
Online Seminar Series, October - December 2021 A series of dialogues, initiated by the EAHN Group Building Word Image, shedding light on groups or individuals acting at and from the margins of the realm of architecture. Through these seminars, through multivocal and...
The events are a fantastic opportunity to hear about the latest work in the field from scholars working across the globe.
The informal session will provide an opportunity for a discussion, questions, and answers regarding the IJIA publication process, the state of publication in the field, potential avenues for publishing success, and the journal’s perspective
on the future of architectural studies in the Islamic world.
A set of lectures which presents the results of the research Spanish Architecture in International Media: Publications, Exhibitions, Congresses (first part: 1939-1975).
As urbanization intensifies all over the world, so do contestations over how city space is produced.
Event: Close Readings: Alan Colquhoun 1921–2012. A Centenary Colloquium. Online, 25 June 2021 06.00–12.00 US Pacific Time / 09.00–15.00 US Eastern Time / 14.00–20.00 British Summer Time / 15.00–21.00 Central Europe Time In June 2021 we celebrate the centenary of Alan...
Event: Symposium: Architectural History + Climate Emergency. Online, 16-18 June 2021 This year's annual symposium is held in partnership with Architects Declare, ACAN, Heritage Declares, and the RIAS. Spread across two weeks the Symposium is convened by Prof Alex...
EVENT: Lecture: ROUNDTRIP II: From the Alps to the Andes. Le Corbusier and the members of the Latin America Modern Movement. Online, 11 June 2021
Lecture: ROUNDTRIP II: From the Alps to the Andes. Le Corbusier and the members of the Latin America Modern Movement. Online, 11 June 2021 The second lecture of the series, titled Germán Samper Gnecco: el intercambio desde Colombia, will take place in Spanish at 18:00...