Vision of a Future African City

Architectural students were challenged ­to imagine an African Future City in the annual Murray & Roberts Des Baker Competition.

Radical Pedagogies: Global Education and Upheaval

Ilze Wolff takes the opportunity to discuss the Radical Pedagogies project with Beatriz Colomina – a highly acclaimed architectural theorist and professor at Princeton University. Colomina recently presented her work at the annual Architecture ZA conference in Johannesburg.

Next Generation

Two architecture students recently got a boost to further their careers with the annual Architectural Design Scholarship Award Africa, from practice Boogertman + Partners.

Making Design Ideas Real

Johan Swart, Department of Architecture, University of Pretoria, discusses whether practical ‘making’-experience should form a part of architectural curriculum. Through a recent collaborative workshop hosted by University of Pretoria’s Architecture Department and RAW Studios, Swart reflects on the benefits of such exposure.