Kibwe Tavares graduated with 1st Class Honours in architectural engineering from the University of Leeds before graduating in 2011 from the Unit 15 Course at the Bartlett School of Architecture. ROBOTS OF BRIXTON is a short film that he submitted as his thesis project. He is also part of Factory Fifteen which is a creative studio […]
Rahul Mehrotra is an Indian architect and urban designer trained at the School of Architecture, Ahmedabad, and the GSD Harvard. He has been in private practice since 1990, and works on architecture, urban design and conservation projects. He has built extensively in India, and besides several single family houses, his projects include an Institute for […]
Daffonchio and Associates Architects was established in 1999. The firm focuses on sustainable design, sensitively, integrating ‘green’ technologies and using structure as a graphic pattern, using building materials in their raw and sincere form. Daffonchio and Associates have been commissioned to work on highly sensitive sites such as the Cradle of Mankind, the Kruger National […]
Joe Osae-Addo was born in Ghana, and was educated at the Architectural Association in London. He worked in Finland, the UK and the USA, setting up his practice in Los Angeles. His work has been influenced by ‘genus-loci’ and the role it played in creating architecture. In his work, he searched for a way to […]
Atelier Bow-Wow is a Tokyo-based architecture firm, founded in 1992 by Yoshiharu Tsukamoto and Momoyo Kajima. The firm is well known for its domestic and cultural architecture and its research exploring the urban conditions of micro, ad hoc architecture. They were invited to participate in the 2010 Venice Bienalle and both Tsukamoto and Kajima has […]
David Adjaye is founder and Principal Architect of Adjaye Associates. Established in June 2000, the firm has received worldwide attention, with work ranging in scale from private houses, cafes and bars, exhibitions and temporary pavilions to major arts centres, civic buildings and masterplans in Europe, North America, the Middle East, Asia and Africa. The practice […]
The CPD accredited C&CI 2011 International Design Master Class will focus on the condition and theme of ‘EDGE’- between land and sea, city and landscape, cultures etc… as a studio design orientated workshop. CPD Cat One- master class =2,6 points. Public lectures is CPD Cat One= 0,3/0,2 points.
Claudio Vekstein is a prolific professional and architect. He has taught extensively in South America and around the world and has written for various publications. Claudio’s professional work is award winning and is rooted in practical knowledge base that has won him international recognition. Website
Andrew Makin is a principal of designworkshop:sa. Through design they contribute towards troansforming society. Best known for designing the Constitutional Court Building (with Urban Solutions), designworkshop:sa has contributed greatly to the architectural landscape of South Africa. Website
Elena Rocchi worked for Miralles Tagliabue EMBT Arquitectes Associats as a senior architect from 1995-2008 and is currently at UIC Architecture Faculty in Barcelona as Thesis and Master Class convener.
Peter Rich is dedicated to the creation of authentic contemporary African architecture. He strives to create places and spaces that are meaningful, moving and uplifting for all who occupy them. In 2009 he was awarded the World Building of the Year for the Mapungubwe Interpretation Center. Website
Angelo Bucci heads the Brazillian firm SPBR. He works both as a professional and an academic. He has lectured at the São Paulo FAU USP since 2001 and has been awarded varioius international architecture awards for his impecably detailed buildings. Website
Enrico Daffonchio (AZA2012 speaker) being interviewed on McNabs Energy Works building in Parktown, Johannesburg. Recorded by SABC2 2011 02 06
Durban 16-19 June 2011 The CPD accredited C&CI 2011 International Design Master Class will focus on the condition and theme of ‘ON THE EDGE’- between land and sea, city and landscape, cultures etc… as a studio design orientated workshop. Speakers and Mentors: Elena Rocchi (Spain), Angelo Bucci (Brazil), Claudio Vekstein (Argentina), Andrew Makin (South Africa), […]