Lecture series: “Stadtzugänge”

The departments of Art History and Architectural Theory will jointly offer the modules KUH IV (PO 2019) in the summer semester 2032, and have designed a hybrid course for this purpose. It consists of a series of urban walks supplemented by lectures. The city of

FF Uzunyala Rural Research

In a series of workshops, we will use ethnographic methods (travel books, observations, interviews, mapping) to explore the history and the transformation of Uzunyayla. We will study exemplarily the two villages of Örensehir and Sacayagi, and their typical building and living culture.

Research module Bamboo Construction: Summer School in Hoogcruts 6 to 10 June 2022, the Department of Architectural Theory and Research at RWTH Aachen University, under the direction of Prof. Axel Sowa, organised the second Summer School on sustainable building with clay, earth and bamboo in the Hoogcruts monastery not far from the

Bamboo Workshop Hoogcruts Part III

During the excursionof the Pentecost week, the bamboo workshop from the previous winter term 2021/22 was continued in Hoogcruts. The students of RWTH succeeded in almost completing the roof construction for the rammed earth walls despite rainy weather conditions. To span the surface, the bamboo

Bamboo Workshop Hoogcruts Part II

From 22 to 26 March 2022, the teaching and research area of architectural theory in the Hoogcruts monastery continued the euregional bamboo workshop that started in November last year. Once again, the students of the Academy of the Chamber of Crafts Aachen "Gut Rosenberg" and

Bamboo Workshop Hoogcruts Part I

From 22 to 25 November 2021, the teaching and research area of architectural theory organised an euregional bamboo workshop at the Hoogcruts monastery. Students from the Academy of the Aachen Chamber of Crafts "Gut Rosenberg" and Master's students from RWTH Aachen University were involved in

Sustainable Euregio – 1st ARCHIREG Symposium

"Sustainable Euregio - Care, Ecology, Recycling" is the programmatic title of the first ARCHIREG symposium. ARCHIREG, a federative network of the architecture schools of Aachen, Hasselt, Liège, Maastricht and the Academy of the Chamber of Crafts Aachen, unites teachers and students of the Rhine-Meuse region