Architectural students were challenged to imagine an African Future City in the annual Murray & Roberts Des Baker Competition.
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.
Two architecture students recently got a boost to further their careers with the annual Architectural Design Scholarship Award Africa, from practice Boogertman + Partners.
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.