CALL FOR APPLICATION
Summer school of Architecture Bač 2014
Vojvodina, Serbia, 22-31 August 2014
Application for 2 subsidized places: June 30th, 2014 (results will be published within 5 days)
Early bird registration: July 5th, 2014
Registration deadline: July 31st, 2014
Organizers_Group of Architects (Belgrade, Serbia) and rese arch (Pieštany, Slovakia) | Co-organizers_The Provincial Institute for Protection of Cultural Monuments and Serbian Chamber of Engineers | Partners_ Institute of Architecture and Urban & Spatial Planning of Serbia, Faculty of Architecture University of Belgrade, Earth & Crafts, Smart Citizen, Noumena | Support_Ministry of Culture and Information of the Republic of Serbia, Ministry of Culture of the Slovak Republic
5TH SUMMER SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE IN BAČ, SERBIA, WITH THE TOPIC
"TECHNOLOGY OF BUILDING EARTH ARCHITECTURE, MAINTENANCE, RESTORATION; MONITORING AND ENERGY MANAGEMENT".
The program is encouraging multidisciplinary international collaboration, dealing with the issues of implementation and monitoring of projects of heritage protection within the local, regional, and European framework.
The Summer School will take place from Friday, August 22nd, and last until August 31st. The workdays are beginning at 10:00 AM lasting until 07:00 PM (including 1 hour lunch break). The program of the School is divided into two modules. Both modules are focusing on earth architecture of Vojvodina – the adobe and rammed earth.
MODULE 1 - MONITORING AND ENERGY MANAGEMENT IN CULTURAL HERITAGE
This module will open on 22nd of August and will last for four days. The goal of the module lectures and workshops is to develop the fitting method for the energy survey, monitoring and management for protected areas. The module will implement the Smart citizen platform, using the infrastructure of the study group of Faculty of Architecture University of Belgrade & Nekoliko arhitekata design studio, developed for the project of National typology of residential architecture in Serbia.
The Module 1 will be followed by the workshop of parametric design (by rese arch & NOUMENA ARCHITECTURE), demonstrating the available tooling for the purpose of heritage monitoring and preservation actions.
Prior to Module 2, a study trip to Neštin, Vojvodina, will be organized, for the purpose of visiting newly restored rammed earth house.
MODULE 2: TECHNOLOGY OF BUILDING EARTH ARCHITECTURE, MAINTENANCE & RESTORATION
This module will open on 28th of August and will last for four days. The goal of the module is preventive preservation of the adobe wall in household number 10 in Bačka tvrđava Street in the lower town of the Fortress on Bač. The lectures and the workshops, provided by the team of the Earth and Crafts Centre for Earthen Architecture, focusing on the process of preparation of the preservation actions, architectural crafting and urban design tools.
The necessary expertise for the heritage protection will be provided by the Provincial Institute for the Protection of Cultural monument and Centuries of Bač Fund, followed by the Institute of Architecture and Urban and Spatial Planning of Serbia - IAUS.
A detailed certificate will be provided by the organizer for the purpose of obtaining ECTS credits.
Official language: English
We are inviting international participants: professionals and students of architecture, technology, civil engineering, architectural conservation and art history.
COSTS AND FEES
The registration fee is 200 EUR* (100 EUR per module*) and includes costs of tuition (workshops +lectures), working material and boarding (three meals per day + accommodation). We provide accommodation in near-by boarding house (mostly dormitory-style). Fees do not include travel costs.
Given the hands-on character of the Summer School, it is our recommendation to bring your own laptop. Internet connection will be provided by the organizer. The installation of required (free) software will be communicated in a timely manner.
* The early bird prices are available until the July 5th 2014.
The full price is 250 EUR for entire 10 days course (workshop and fieldtrip included) of 120 EUR per 4 days module.
Your application should include:
– submitting the application form ( link);
– a short CV (2 pages maximum).
ONLY FOR STUDENTS COMPETING FOR TWO SUBSIDIZED PLACES (half price)
– submitting the application form (link);
– a short CV (2 pages maximum);
– a letter of motivation (2 pages maximum).
Exchanging the subsidy for money is not possible.
Please e-mail your application documents to (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Deadline for applications is July 31st 2014;
Deadline for early bird application July 5th 2014.
CONTACTS AND LINKS