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Modelling the Architectural Design Process: Diverging, Converging, and Suppressing
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2022-05-16 11:19:48
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Beyond the Line: A Social History of Modern Madrid through the Analysis of Arturo Soria's Ciudad Lineal
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2022-05-06 18:18:56
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Examining environmental impact on drivers' mental and physiological status on urban roads
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2022-04-06 17:27:57
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Remittance House in China: Migrant Workers' Journey of Manufacturing Hope
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2022-02-24 10:05:27
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[Abstract Submission Deadline Extended] Call for Papers: Buildings and Borders in Asia, 17th to 20th Centuries
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2022-01-10 14:38:43
Abstract Submission Deadline: 31 JAN 2022
Integrating the Fragments of Urban Space: Tramway Network in Tianjin, 1900-1951
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-11-29 14:25:54
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Call for Papers: Buildings and Borders in Asia, 17th to 20th centuries
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-11-18 12:41:12
Call for Papers
"Planetary Health and Human wellbeing: Interdisciplinary landscape research and design" by Pang Wei | 18 Nov, 7-8:30pm | Zoom
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-11-16 14:34:59
18 November, 2021 (Thursday) | 19:00 - 20:30 | Via Zoom | *Register here: https://hku.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAocumopjgvE9FGXj74KGisH5-NqA4oMNpO
âThe Publicness of Architecture â How to engage in intersectional struggles over housing and public spaceâ by Gabu Heindl | 16 November
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-11-10 12:54:24
16 November, 2021 (Tuesday) | 20:30 - 21:30 | Via Zoom | *Link: https://hku.zoom.us/j/91024897131
'Human Health Assessments of Green Infrastructure Designs Using Virtual Reality' by Dr. Matthew Browning | 11 Nov, 7-8:30pm | Zoom
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-11-09 15:49:19
11 November, 2021 (Thursday) | 19:00 - 20:30 | Via Zoom | *Register here: https://hku.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMofuqtqDgiHtbYhfhfNcdhdEZ3uaiwRK8t
'Computer Graphics As A Starting Point for Research in Art and Technology' by Dr. Peter Nelson, Discussion Series, AUHI | 11 Nov | 12:45-2pm
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-11-04 12:37:53
11 November, 2021 (Thursday) | 12:45 - 14:00 | Via Zoom | *Link: https://hku.zoom.us/j/95740395905
[Info Day] BASc(Design+) Design Futures Workshop
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-11-02 11:28:51
06-Nov-2021 |2:00 pm - 6:00 pm @ KB622
'The State, Space, and Early China; or How the World Was Turned Upside-Down' by Dr. Vincent Leung, Discussion Series, AUHI
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-11-01 17:17:07
4 November, 2021 (Thursday) | 12:45 - 14:00 | Via Zoom | *Link: https://hku.zoom.us/j/95740395905
'The Politics of Pixels' by Dr. Mia Bennet, Discussion Series, AUHI
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-10-26 11:00:59
28 October, 2021 (Thursday) | 12:45 - 14:00 | Via Zoom | *Link: https://hku.zoom.us/j/95740395905
Land Reclamation and Chinese Temples in Hong Kong Island, 1841-1900
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-10-25 10:11:24
Zoom details:
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Public Lecture: 'Architecture as an impetus' by Yuko Nagayama 永山祐子
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-10-20 14:49:17
28 October, 2021 (Thursday) | 20:30 - 21:30 | Via Zoom | *Link: https://hku.zoom.us/j/91024897131
Public Lecture: 'A Strategic Practice of Urban Design' by Charlotte Malterre-Barthes
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-10-19 15:26:59
26 October, 2021 (Tuesday) | 20:30 - 21:30 | Via Zoom | *Link: https://hku.zoom.us/j/91024897131
From Independence to Post-conflict: a Modern History of Phnom Penh's White Building
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-10-07 11:55:36
Zoom details: URL: https://hku.zoom.us/j/94178183141?pwd=TDFkRTBxUldzZWVOc0did3RDd09CQT09 Meeting ID: 941 7818 3141 Password: 557561
Public Lecture: 'Revealed by surface: A re-engagement with cultural objects through 3D documentation' by Carlos Bayod Lucini
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-10-04 16:05:23
5 October, 2021 (Tuesday) | 20:30 - 21:30 | Via Zoom | *Link: https://hku.zoom.us/j/91024897131
"Urban Courtyards - Building Campuses in Shenzhen | Wang Weijen Architecture" Exhibition @ PMQ
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-10-04 11:51:39
8-31 October 2021 | 10am-8pm | S507, 5/F, Staunton (Block A), PMQ, 35 Aberdeen Street, Central, Hong Kong
Public Lecture: 'Speculating about Speculation' by Aric Chen
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-09-27 14:56:25
30 September, 2021 (Thursday) | 20:30 - 21:30 | Via Zoom *Link: https://hku.zoom.us/j/91024897131
Muddling Through Worlds of Environmental Injustice: Wicked Problems, Difference, Systemic Design Tools
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-09-20 16:14:00
Zoom meeting ID: 919 9570 3493
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HKU Architecture Public Lecture Series | Fall 2021
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-09-13 18:01:55
Sep 23, 30; Oct 5, 26, 28; Nov 16 8:30pm-9:30pm (HKT)
Public Lecture: 'Undisciplined Practices' by Lola Sheppard | HKU Department of Architecture | 23 September | 20:30 | Zoom
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-09-10 16:41:23
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HKU Department of Architecture: "Kinetic Grid Structures" Exhibition @PMQ | Sep 14 - Oct 5 | 10am - 8pm
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-09-09 18:03:51
Public Event: 17 September 2021 (Friday), 7pm @PMQ S503
HKU Department of Architecture: " Zine + Architecture - a collection of ideas in writing and design " Exhibition @ PMQ
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-08-24 11:10:25
31 Aug - 21 Sep 2021| 10am-8pm
Resistant City: Histories, Maps and the Architecture of Development (Docomomo HK Public Discussion Series 2021)
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-08-12 11:11:24
Aug 17 (Tuesday) | 7:00 - 8:30 pm | via ZOOM (Webinar ID: 962 2506 0783)
HKU Department of Architecture: " Healing Architecture" Exhibition @ PMQ
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-08-02 16:26:26
2-23 Aug 2021| 10am-8pm
Learning from Wah Fu Estate (Docomomo HK 2021 Public Discussion Series) | Aug 3, 7PM (via Zoom)
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-07-26 10:46:05
Learning from Wah Fu Estate: Exploratory Efforts in Public Engagement Aug 3 (Tue) 7:00 - 8:30 pm (via ZOOM) https://www.docomomo.hk/2021-public-discussion-series-2-2/ Speakers: Gary Pui-fung Wong Vincci W.S. Mak Natalia Echeverri Denise Tse-shang Tang Michelle Chan Wan Chee Please click the link bel...
Docomomo Hong Kong 2021 Public Discussion Series
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-07-19 14:26:14
20/7 (Tue), 3/8 (Tue), 17/8 (Tue), 6/9 (Mon) 7-8:30pm
Capturing for Care: Curating HK Modernism with Architectural Photobooks (Speakers: Walter Koditek and Natasza Minasiewicz, Docomomo HK)
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-07-19 14:17:58
July 20 (Tuesday) 7:00 - 8:30 pm Via Zoom
Career Discovery in Design
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-06-29 16:09:14
26 JUL 2021 - 9 AUG 2021
HKU Faculty of Architecture: "Beyond What We See – First year students interpreting the city" Exhibition @ PMQ
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-06-28 17:18:10
5-16 July 2021| 10am-8pm
[HKU Department of Architecture - Book Launch & Talk] "Demystifying Shenzhen: The City as a Critical Experiment" by Dr. Juan Du
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-06-04 09:43:31
9 June 2021 (WED) 6pm - 7:30pm Room 419, 4/F, Knowles Building *Remarks: The lecture will be conducted in person at Room 419, Knowles Building but also available on Zoom. Please feel free to join us at KB419.
HKU Department of Architecture: "House Tales" Exhibition @PMQ
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-06-01 11:27:44
7-28 June 2021 | 10am-8pm
HKU Department of Architecture: Degree Show 2021
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-05-25 14:57:02
5 June (Saturday) - 4 July (Sunday) 11am - 7pm 2-4/F, Knowles Building, HKU
HKU Department of Architecture: Public Review 2021
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-05-25 14:49:58
4 June 2021 (Friday) 10am-1pm; 2-5pm 3/F, Knowles Building, HKU & Via Zoom (https://hku.zoom.us/j/99130688183)
A Pathways Model to Interpret Impacts of Streetscapes on Mental Stress in High-density City
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-05-11 11:34:40
Zoom meeting
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HKU Department of Architecture: "Public Home / Hong Kong" Exhibition @ PMQ
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-05-05 17:59:15
10-31 May 2021| 10am-8pm
HKU Architecture "Material Matters" Talk by Fran Edgerley
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-04-20 10:11:26
21 April 2021 (Wednesday) 6pm HKT Via Zoom Meeting ID: 942 9701 9955
HKU Architecture "Material Matters" Talk by great things to People
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-04-20 10:07:04
22 April 2021 (Thursday) 8pm HKT Via Zoom Meeting ID: 968 6332 7599
HKU Architecture (Spring 2021) Design Words Roundtable Series: "Resolution" (Speakers: Dieter Dietz, Yusuke Obuchi, Sony Devabhaktuni)
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-04-20 10:02:16
27 April 2021 (Tuesday) 4:30pm - 6pm Via Zoom Meeting ID: 946 5632 9221 Link: https://hku.zoom.us/j/94656329221
HKU Architecture 'Material Matters' Talks via Zoom
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-04-16 18:47:34
Apr 19 6pm Joseph Walsh Studio (Meeting ID: 966 5461 3425) Apr 21 6pm Fran Edgerley (Meeting ID: 942 9701 9955) Apr 22 8pm great things to People (Meeting ID: 968 6332 7599)
HKU Architecture (AUHI) Spring 2021 Discussion Series: "Digital Media and Social Movements" (Speaker: Francis Lee)
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-04-14 18:08:22
20 April 2021 (Tuesday) 12:45pm - 2pm Via Zoom Meeting ID: 931-5864-5835 Link: https://hku.zoom.us/j/93158645835
HKU Architecture Design Words Roundtable Series: "Iteration" (Speakers: Olga Aleksakowa, Julia Burdova, Gilles Retsin and Kaicong Wu)
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-04-12 12:15:51
16 April 2021 (Friday) 4:30pm - 6pm Via Zoom
HKU Architecture (AUHI) Spatial Justice Discussion Series: The Revolution Needed to Achieve Carbon Neutrality 2050 (Speaker: Christine Loh)
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-04-09 09:23:19
13 April 2021 (Tuesday) 12:45pm - 2pm Via Zoom Meeting ID: 931-5864-5835 Link: https://hku.zoom.us/j/93158645835
HKU DLA Public Lecture: "Design of Neighbourhood Landscapes with Urban Ecosystem Services" (Speaker: Dr. Tan Puay Yok)
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-04-08 18:39:13
21 April 2021 (Wednesday) 1pm - 2pm Via Zoom Meeting Code: 984 4905 9215 Password: 981852
HKU Architecture Spring 2021 Public Lecture Series: "Architectural and Narrative Interactions" (Speaker: Sophia Psarra)
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-04-07 12:13:11
13 April 2021 (Tuesday) 6:30pm - 7:30pm Via Zoom Webinar ID: 910-2489-7131 Link: https://hku.zoom.us/j/91024897131
HKU Architecture Spring 2021 Public Lecture Series: "Architectures of Hospitality" (Speaker: Irina Aristarkhova)
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-03-31 18:06:24
9 April 2021 (Friday) 6:30pm - 7:30pm Via Zoom Webinar ID: 910-2489-7131 Link: https://hku.zoom.us/j/91024897131
HKU DLA Public Lecture: "Ecosystem Service: Spatial Heterogeneity, Anisotropic Flows, and Landscape Planning / Design Implications"
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-03-25 17:58:58
8 April 2021 (Thursday) 1pm - 2pm Via Zoom Meeting ID: 910 5815 7948 Password: 015728
Chinese Buddhist Temple & Local Gentry: Spatial Transformation from Song-Jin and Ming-Qing
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-03-25 14:29:36
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Meeting ID: 934 6561 6016
Password: 610258
Deep City: Climate Crisis, Democracy and the Digital - Hong Kong Sessions (Online Symposium & Installation/Performance @PMQ)
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-03-23 18:26:58
Symposium - The Real and The Reproduced & Civic Landscapes: 25 March 2021 (Thu) 3:30-7:30pm Zoom & KB419 Installation/Performance: 25-28 March 2021 (Thu-Sun) Room S214 @PMQ
HKU Architecture Spring 2021 Public Lecture Series: "Architecture: A Habitat for Homo Economicus" (Speaker: Douglas Spencer)
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-03-23 17:55:40
30 March 2021 (Tuesday) 6:30pm - 7:30pm Via Zoom Webinar ID: 910-2489-7131 Quick Link: https://hku.zoom.us/j/91024897131
HKU Division of Landscape Architecture Public Lecture: "Urban Nature and The Great Sanitary Awakening" (Speaker: Dr. Gianni Talamini)
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-03-23 15:17:50
12 April 2021 (Monday) 1pm - 2pm Via Zoom Meeting ID: 975 4895 6891 Password: 502428
"Design Words" - HKU Architecture Spring 2021 Roundtable Series
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-03-19 17:50:49
1 April 2021 (Tuesday) - 27 April 2021 (Thursday) 4:30pm - 6pm Via Zoom Meeting ID: 946 5632 9221 Link: https://hku.zoom.us/j/94656329221
HKU Architecture Spring 2021 Public Lecture Series: The Female Capital in the Architecture and The City (Speaker: Izaskun Chinchilla Moreno)
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-03-19 15:06:09
23 March 2021 (Tuesday) 6:30pm - 7:30pm Via Zoom Webinar ID: 910-2489-7131 Link: https://hku.zoom.us/j/91024897131
HKU Architecture Alumni Forum 2021: "Practice Stories" (Speakers: Patrick Lau, Winnie Ho and Billy Tam)
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-03-19 11:21:42
20 March 2021 (Saturday) 10:30am - 12:30pm Via Zoom
HKU Architecture (AUHI) Spring 2021 Discussion Series: "Space, Time and Finding Home" (Speaker: Wong Hing-fan, Film Director)
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-03-17 12:52:13
23 March 2021 (Tuesday) 12:45pm - 2pm Via Zoom Meeting ID: 931-5864-5835 Link: https://hku.zoom.us/j/93158645835
HKU Architecture Spring 2021 "Design Words" Roundtable Series - "Speculation" (Speakers: Izaskun Chinchilla Moreno, Sam Jacob and Lu Xiaoxuan)
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-03-11 09:40:42
April 1, 2021 (Thursday) 4:30pm - 6pm Via Zoom Meeting ID: 946 5632 9221 Quick Link: https://hku.zoom.us/j/94656329221
"Future Cities" - HKU Architecture Spring 2021 Lunchtime Seminar Series (Speaker: Raymond Chow, Executive Director of Hongkong Land Limited)
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-03-09 15:32:01
March 30 (Tuesday) 1pm - 2:15pm Via Zoom Meeting ID: 941-0064-2016 Quick Link: https://hku.zoom.us/j/94100642016
Constructing Space: The First Jesuit Church in Beijing during the Seventeenth Century
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-03-08 16:33:52
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Meeting ID: 968 8324 1988
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HKU Architecture Spring 2021 Public Lecture Series: Individuals and Groups (Speaker: Asao Tokolo)
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-03-08 10:55:20
March 19 (Friday) 6:30pm - 7:30pm Via Zoom Webinar ID: 910-2489-7131 Quick Link: https://hku.zoom.us/j/91024897131
HKU Architecture Spring 2021 Public Lecture Series: Becoming Léman – Travels Beyond Borders (Speaker: Dieter Dietz)
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-03-01 12:21:44
March 5, 2021 (Friday) 6:30pm - 7:30pm Via Zoom
HKU Department of Architecture - “IMPOSSIBLE BRICKS” EXHIBITION @ PMQ
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-03-01 12:09:08
5-28 March 2021| 10am-8pm
HKU Landscape Architecture Spring 2021 Public Lecture - Interactions with Nature in the City (Speaker: Tony Ip)
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-02-26 17:30:24
March 15 (Monday) 1pm - 2pm Via Zoom
HKU Architecture (AUHI) Spring 2021 Discussion Series - The Practice of Social Innovation (Speaker: Ada Wong)
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-02-26 14:54:55
March 4 (Thursday) 12:45pm - 2pm Via Zoom
"Spatial Justice" - HKU Architecture (AUHI) Spring 2021 Discussion Series (Speakers: Ada Wong, Wong Hing-fan, Christine Loh, Francis Lee)
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-02-22 11:29:47
Mar 4 & 23, Apr 13 & 20 12:45 - 14:00 Via Zoom
HKU Architecture Spring 2021 Public Lecture - From the Globe to the Ground: Terra Forma's Potential Cartographies by FRÉDÉRIQUE AÏT-TOUATI
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-02-22 11:08:34
26 February, 2021 (Friday) 18:30 - 19:30 (HKT) Via Zoom

[Book Launch] Introducing: Short Essays on Influential Thinkers and Designers in Architecture by David Erdman
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-02-18 11:49:45
March 1, 2021 (Monday) 6:30pm - 7:30pm Via Zoom
HKU Architecture Spring 2021 Public Lecture Series: Piecing a City Together by Taking its Objects Apart (Speaker: Shin Egashira)
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-02-16 15:47:41
23 February 2021 (Friday) 18:30 - 19:30 (HKT) Via Zoom
HKU Architecture Spring 2021 Public Lecture Series: Drawing Out Knowledge | Speakers: Deane Simpson & Theo Deutinger
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-02-10 12:46:39
19 Feb 2021 (Friday) | 6:30pm - 7:30pm | Via Zoom
HKU Department of Architecture : "In the Light of Matter" Exhibition @ PMQ
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-02-02 15:23:57
9 -28 February 2021| 10am-8pm
Department of Architecture | Future Cities | Spring 2021 Lunchtime Seminar Series | John So
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-02-01 14:25:24
09-Feb-2021 (Tuesday) 1:00 pm - 2:15 pm Via Zoom
HKU Architecture Public Lecture Series | Spring 2021
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-01-28 18:54:27
Department of Architecture Spring 2021 Public Lectures
Looking for the Voids: Learning from Asia's Liminal Urban Spaces as a Foundation to Expand an Architectural Practice
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-01-27 09:26:13
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FREE SPACE. Urban design as a political tool.
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-01-26 17:23:05
Public Lecture by Olga Aleksakova & Julia Burdova
The Design of Chinese Monastery: Space, Structure, and Place
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-01-19 10:16:23
30 January, 2021, 09:30-16:30 The symposium brings together recent scholarly thoughts to unfold physical and visualsignificance of Buddhist Architecture in the built environment. With the perspective of architectural design, the symposium re-visits critical issues of space and form, typology and str...
HKU Department of Architecture : "Reformative Coral Habitats" Exhibition @ PMQ
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2021-01-04 14:44:51
11-Jan-2021 - 31-Jan-2021 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wetland Governance in China: Actors, Networks and Aspirations in the Politics of Ecology
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-11-25 14:34:22
KB428, 4/F, Knowles Building & via Zoom
Public Lecture : 'From Geography to Technology - are bricks any different than wine' by Francoise Fromonot and Guillaume Othenin-Girard
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-11-20 11:06:54
27 November, 2020 (Friday), 18:30 - 20:30
'From Dr. No to No Time to Die - parodies of intelligence agency and artificial intelligence' by Andreas Ruby and Thomas Tsang
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-11-18 16:07:11
20 November, 2020 (Friday) 6:30 - 8:30pm
Sixth Century as Experimental Beginnings: (Re)searching Medieval Buddhist Architecture
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-11-10 15:24:20
KB428, Knowles Building & Zoom
Public Lecture : 'From Charlotte Perriand to Charles & Ray Eames - architecture and domesticity' by Gary Chang and Eric Schuldenfrei
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-11-06 14:56:01
12 November, 2020 18:30 - 20:30
'From Antonioni's Chung Kuo to the Red Dragon - Western critical view of the East' by Ting Guo and Tao Zhu
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-11-02 12:34:50
5 November, 2020 (Thursday) 18:30 â 20:30 (HKT) Zoom
HKU Department of Architecture : "QUARANTINE DRAWINGS" Exhibition @ PMQ
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-10-28 17:35:47
2 November - 16 November 2020, 10am - 8pm
'From Utzon to Leplastrier - the edge of the possible to framing the view' by Catherine Lassen and Angela Pang
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-10-22 15:50:40
30 October, 2020 6:30pm-8:30pm, Zoom
'The Agencies of Space / Places of Performance in the Anthropocene' by Joanna Mansbridge
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-10-22 10:38:06
29 October, 2020 | 12:45nn - 2pm | Zoom
[HKU Architecture] M+ Matters: Archigram Cities Online Symposium | 4, 6, 10 & 13 November 2020 | Zoom
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-10-19 10:12:06
Titled Archigram Cities, the events embed the Archigram archive in its new home and introduce Archigram's work to new audiences, through encounters between members of the Archigram group and architects, scholars, students, and the wider public. In this collaborative framework, Archigram Cities propo...
Concrete Approximations
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-10-16 12:45:23
Research Seminar Series: 1:00pm - 2:15pm, Thursday, 22 October, KB428 and Zoom Meeting
Critical Eyes: Roll, Action, Cut! - 'From Koolhaas to Rem - the other architect' by FranÇoise Fromonot and Nasrine Seraji
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-10-12 15:35:23
29 October, 2020 (Thursday) 18:30 - 20:30 (HKT)
HKU Department of Architecture : 'Performing the Publicness: From Public Space to Public Sphere' by Wen Yau
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-09-30 11:00:01
8 October, 2020, 12:45-2pm, on Zoom
HKU Department of Architecture : "A MATTER OF GRAVITY" Exhibition @ PMQ
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-09-29 12:59:32
5 October - 26 October 2020, 10am - 8pm
Critical Eyes: Roll, Action, Cut! - 'From Jane Jacobs to Phyllis Lambert - the city as dream' by Phyllis Lambert and Clover Lee
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-09-14 11:57:11
HKU Architecture 17 September 2020, 20:00-22:00
HKU Department of Architecture : Thesis 2020 Exhibition @ PMQ
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-09-11 16:40:56
12-26 September 2020, 10am-8pm
[HKU Department of Architecture] Critical Eyes: Roll, Action, Cut! - 'From Vertov to Godard - city as stage, suburbs as alter ego' by FrÃdÃr
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-09-07 16:19:04
HKU Architecture Fall 2020 Public Lecture Series
'Mapping Time and Inscribing Space' by Dung Kai Cheung, Discussion Series, AUHI | 10 September | 12:45-2pm
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-09-07 10:37:10
'Mapping Time and Inscribing Space' Dung Kai Cheung 董啟章
HKU Department of Architecture: Degree Show 2020
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-06-17 12:25:02
27 June - 26 July, 11am - 7pm 3/F, Knowles Building, HKU The Degree Show is an annual exhibition of thesis projects produced by the M.Arch final year students. The exhibition also includes works from our overall March Program and the BAAS Program. These projects represent the students's reflection, ...
HKU Department of Architecture: Public Review 2020
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-06-17 12:20:36
27 June, 2-5pm https://hku.zoom.us/j/95199396977
Career Discovery in Design 2020
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-06-08 10:36:19
Summer Programme. Apply by 13 July, 2020. Eligibility: Secondary 4-6 grade students (or equivalent) in the 2019-2020 academic year / Undergraduate students who are considering changing their majors to BASc Design+. (Note: this programme is catered towards high school students as their introduction t...
HKU Architecture - "In/Situ" Exhibition @ PMQ | 5-25 June 2020 | 10am-8pm
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-06-01 14:42:24
5 - 25 June 2020, 10am - 8pm, PMQ
ZOOMIN: Visiting Professor Talks @ HKU Architecture - by Gloria Cabral and Guillaume Othenin-Girard | 26 May | 18:30
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-05-20 11:49:08
May 26, 2020 (Tuesday), 18:30 â 20:00 (HKT)
NATURE AND THE CITY What is a Wetland in the Planetary Urbanization?
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-05-12 14:25:02
Please register at: https://www.wjx.top/m/74266101.aspx
ZOOMIN: Visiting Professor Talks @ HKU Architecture - by Jing Liu and Sony Devabhaktuni
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-05-08 16:01:32
As the conception of space is fundamental to the discipline of architecture, SO - IL has ruminated on the possible shapes of our time through the architecture projects of all scales and temporal limits. In this lecture, founder Jing Liu and Florian Idenburg will discuss SO-IL's projects within t...
ZOOMIN: Visiting Professor Talks @ HKU Architecture - Špela Videčnik and Juan Du
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-05-05 10:01:03
Inspiring Limitations May 12, 2020 18:30 - 20:00 (HKT)
Towards a new analysis of urban neoliberalism: containment, extension and recentralisation in post-war British urban planning history
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-04-28 15:27:49
Zoom meeting ID: 207-907-057
ZOOMIN: Visiting Professor Talks @ HKU Architecture - by Eyal Weizman and Tao Zhu
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-04-23 10:29:34
Date: April 28, 2020 Time: 18:30 â 20:00 (HKT) Venue: To be held virtually via Zoom Meeting ID: 964 9477 0800 Forensic Architecture is both the name of the agency, and a form of investigative practice into state violence and human rights violations. The lecture presents a selection of recent i...
Repetitive Structures: Design and construction of curved support structures with repetitive parameters​
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-04-07 14:44:57
Meeting ID: 678 808 548
Remittance House in China: Migrant Labors' Journey of Manufacturing Hope
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-03-13 16:36:13
Zoom meeting ID: 387-829-9408
ARCH RPg lunchtime seminar by Diego Caro
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-02-27 14:34:44
Meeting ID: 503 855 920
'DenseCity' Discussion Lecture
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-01-24 13:17:13
The lecture will explore the impacts of density on architectural design through a series of case studies. Tracing a line of inquiry from the urban to the architectural, the built to the speculative, it will provoke alternative understandings of the architectural object and showcase the ways in which...
Public Lecture : 'Counter Investigations' by Eyal Weizman | 7 February 2020│18:30│KB419, HKU
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-01-24 12:44:08
Counter Investigations presents a selection of recent investigations undertaken by the agency into incidents occurring in different contexts worldwide. In parallel, the lecture outlines concepts that raise related historical, theoretical and technological questions.
[HKU Architecture] M+ Matters: Archigram Cities | 12-13 February 2020 | HKU
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2020-01-22 12:07:42
M+ Matters: Archigram Cities - It's Archigram! Organised with the Faculty of Architecture, HKU Date: 12 February 2020 Time: 6:00pm - 8:30pm Venue: Grand Hall, HKU M+ Matters: Archigram Cities Symposium Organised with the Faculty of Architecture, HKU Date: 13 February 2020 Time: 9:30am - 6:00pm V...
HKU Arch MPhil/PhD admission for 2020-21 and Webinar 18:00-19:00, 16 Nov. 2019
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2019-11-08 09:44:25
Webinar URL: https://www.arch.hku.hk/rpg-admission
HKU Architecture Public Lecture : 'A Participatory Architecture Told From Six Strategies' by Giancarlo Mazzanti
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2019-10-31 09:24:02
Giancarlo Mazzanti has dedicated his professional life to improve the quality of life through the design of the environment and the idea of social equality. This lecture presents six strategies represented in six projects of ours that we developed so we can create an open and participative architect...
Discussion Lecture : "Energy Autonomous Flexible Robots" by Hemma Philamore│11 November 2019│14:30│KB730, HKU
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2019-10-29 15:27:23
Dr. Hemma Philamore leads a research group researching bio-hybrid and bio-integrative robots within the Mechatronics Lab of Kyoto University, Japan. She will present an energetically autonomous robotic tadpole that uses a single membrane component for both electrical energy generation and propulsive...
HKU Architecture: 'Challenges in the Conservation of Modern Architecture in Brazil' by Nivaldo Vieira de Andrade Jr.
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2019-10-24 09:50:13
Nivaldo Vieira de Andrade Jr. is a Brazilian architect and urban designer. He received his PhD in Architecture and Urban Design from the Federal University of Bahia (UFBA) in Salvador, Brazil. He is a Professor at the Faculty of Architecture of UFBA and currently the National President of the Instit...
2019 HKU Architecture Artist-in-Residence - Perry Kulper | 28 October - 1 November 2019 | Knowles Building, HKU
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2019-10-23 10:51:09
HKU Architecture Artist-in-Residence - Perry Kulper
HKU Architecture - "Reconciling African Space Making with the Transforming African Cities" by Peter Rich│25 October 2019│18:30│KB419, HKU
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2019-10-18 11:28:38
Africaâs multi mythological constructs, which are often different from our own, underpin how we access its multiple world views. Peter Rich will demonstrate in his own work and attempt to build better neighborhoods and communities and the use of community facilities as a catalyst to potentiall...
HKU Architecture - "In Conversation with Lee Bul"│3 October 2019│19:00│KB419, HKU
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2019-09-25 15:16:08
Department of Architecture Fall 2019 Public Lecture Series In Conversation with Lee Bul Date: October 3, 2019 (Thursday) Time: 19:00 - 20:15 Venue: KB419, Knowles Building, HKU Language: Conducted in English with simultaneous interpretation in Cantonese Speakers: Lee Bul, artist Cole Roskam, Associa...
HKU Architecture - Public Lecture "The City and Its Public Space Dialogue (2)" by Roan Ching-Yueh & Li Juchuan
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2019-09-23 12:02:03
Department of Architecture Fall 2019
Public Lecture Series The City and Its Public Space Dialogue (2)
Date: September 27, 2019 (Friday)
Time: 18:30 - 20:30
Venue: KB419, Knowles Building, HKU
Speaker: Roan Ching-Yueh 阮慶岳
Lecture title: Awakening of the Citizens
Speaker: Li Juchuan 李...
HKU Architecture - "The City and Its Public Space Dialogue (1)" by Chan Koon Chung & Sampson Wong
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2019-09-16 16:25:02
The City and Its Public Space Dialogue (1) Speakers: Chan Koon Chung & Sampson Wong Date: September 20, 2019 (Friday) Time: 18:30 - 20:30 Venue: KB419, Knowles Building, HKU Chan Koon Chung 陳冠中 Lecture Title: Heterotopia & Spatial Politics Sampson Wong 黃宇軒 Lecture Title: Be water...
DoA and DLA CC courses 2019-20
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2019-09-03 15:52:49
Common Core courses 2019-20 offered by the Department of Architecture and Division of Landscape Architecture
Design+ Immersion Summer Programme
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2019-07-19 17:42:33
This summer, the Department of Architecture is holding a two-weeks Design+ Immersion Summer Programme, from August 5 to 17, 2019. We would like to invite secondary 4-6 grade students (or equivalent) to join us to explore how design strategies and emerging technologies can be used to address local an...
HKU Architecture Degree Show 2019
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2019-06-17 10:32:25
Department of Architecture The University of Hong Kong Degree Show 2019 Exhibition Date: 15 June (Saturday) - 9 July 2019 (Tuesday) Time: 11am - 7pm Venue: 3/F, Knowles Building, The University of Hong Kong
HKU Architecture - Book Launch Party | 6pm, 21 June 2019
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2019-06-17 10:13:41
Dear All, The book launch party for "From Crisis to Crisis: Debates on why architecture criticism matters today" shall now be postponed to take place on Friday, 21 June, 6pm, coinciding with the degree show opening. Book Launch Party - "From Crisis to Crisis: Debates on why architectu...
HKU Architecture - Book Launch Party | 6pm, 14 June 2019
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2019-05-31 11:15:01
Department of Architecture The University of Hong Kong Book Launch Party From 'Crisis to Crisis: Debates on why architecture criticism matters today' Date: 14 June 2019 (Friday) Time: 6pm Venue: KB318, Knowles Building, The University of Hong Kong
TRANSFER: Diffusions and Mobilities in the Built Landscapes of Asia and beyond
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2019-05-27 17:49:02
"OPEN Questions" Public Lecture by Li Hu, Department of Architecture
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2019-04-10 09:14:46
Architect Li Hu, founding partner of OPEN Architecture, will share with the audience observations drawn from more than a decade of architectural practice in Beijing. Through a series of questionsâthe starting points for some of OPENâs latest projects on culture and educationâLi wil...
'A House, A Palace' Public Lecture by IÃaki Ãbalos, 18:30-20:00, 9 April 2019
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2019-04-03 14:29:36
"Material Culture" is a key concept from the point of view of thermodynamic materialism: to look into material culture is a way of activating attention, of making cultural and technical data and geological and historical times unfold their alchemical creativity. This is the way in which th...
'The Good Life' Book Presentation by IÃaki Ãbalos, 9 April 2019
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2019-04-03 14:25:22
20 years after its first publication, The Good Life is re-edited and re-published into a new Chinese edition, with the joint effort between IÃaki Ãbalos, Su Chang and Luminocity. This presentation is about both the excitement and dismay in writing, editing and translating modernism in ...
"Choose Your Tower: Housing beyond Uniformity" by Winy Maas
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2019-03-26 11:15:22
Winy Maas explores the specific aspects of tower designs to consider the phenomenon of high-rise architecture as an invitation to designers, planners and politicians to envision and realize a more varied Hong Kong cityscape through a focused investigation of Hong Kongâs housing typologies and ...
"Architecture & Environment" by Kazuyo Sejima
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2019-03-25 13:02:39
Kazuyo Sejima received a degree in architecture at the Japan Women's University in 1981. In 1987 she opened her own studio in Tokyo and then in 1995, together with Ryue Nishizawa, she founded SANAA. In 2010 Kazuyo Sejima was appointed director of the Venice Biennale. In the same year, Kazuyo Sejima ...
"Resonances" by Alberto Veiga
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2019-03-22 09:25:13
Lecture Abstract Transcending the point in time at which our architecture emerges and establishes a temporal link between past, present and future it is a fundament in our way of understanding architecture. An architecture that aspires to belong to a place, preserving its singularity but at the same...
"Vital" by David Benjamin│26 March 2019│18:30│KB419, HKU
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2019-03-20 12:45:39
This lecture will describe each project as a prototype. Prototypes allow us to address today's urgent questions with today's available tools. They let us come up with radical ideas and develop them through making and testing. Our prototypes anticipate and welcome rapid change. They cultivate the des...
"Constructions on Sites and Paper" Public Lecture by Beate Hølmebakkk & Per Tamsen │22 March 2019│18:30│KB419, HKU
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2019-03-15 12:22:20
The lecture will be a presentation of selected projects by Manthey Kula. It will focus on built work, but also on one of the office's unbuilt "paper projects". Beate Hølmebakk will talk about Manthey Kula's approach to design and about how some of the professors from her own educati...
Professor Yung Ho Chang Public Lecture Series - III. Brick: Pushing Rationality & IV. South: Re-orienting Space (18/19 March)
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2019-03-12 15:33:52
Brick: Pushing Rationality Following the logic of a particular material in design is almost a doctrine in architecture, but some architects think differently. Brick is used as specific case in discussion ; South: Re-orienting Space In terms of human habitation, the dichotomy of East & West is ge...
"From the Beginning..." by Rocco Yim │15 Feb 2019│18:00│Wang Gungwu Lecture Hall, Graduate House
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2019-02-13 12:37:45
From the beginning I have searched for that which defines our architecture.
Housing Models in the European City
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2019-01-25 18:52:33
by Jonathan Sergison│29 Jan 2019│18:30│KB419
Studio Laos: Strategic Landscape Planning for the Greater Mekong
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2019-01-22 14:01:02
Strategic Landscape Planning for the Greater Mekong builds on six years of design-based experiential learning across Southeast Asia by the Division of Landscape Architecture. This year, focused on China's Belt and Road Initiative in Laos, undergraduates presented their report to civil society, d...
"SPBR Recent Projects" by Angelo Bucci│16 Nov 2018│18:30│KB419
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2018-11-13 17:25:54
Angelo Bucci from SPBR architects will share his practice through some of the firm's recent works in different scales: - New Modern Art Museum to SÃo Paulo project; - Apartment building in Lugano, Switzerland; - Weekend house in SÃo Paulo; - Contribution to Vertical Fabric, the Hong Kong Exhibitio...
"Perspective: Constructing Looking"│13 Nov 2018│18:30│KB419│by Yung Ho Chang 張永和
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2018-11-09 20:03:39
A discussion about architectural drawing focusing on perception of space and perspectival inventions.
"Making Architecture" by Dong Gong
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2018-11-02 16:47:09
Architecture is the art of "making." In the Chinese construction industry, many seemingly shortcomings, such as"lags", "chaos" and "defects", are something that architects might take advantage of, and transform into positive potentials.
"Societal Plastics" by Deane Simpson
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2018-11-02 15:23:51
With reference to Copenhagen, and several other international cities, this talk will reflect on transformations that have gone hand-in-hand with the revitalisation of urban cores of western cities over the last three decades, and the emergence of the playbook of the contemporary "attractive and comp...
"The Thesis Question" Symposium
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2018-10-25 14:50:26
The Thesis Question is a one-day symposium organized to examine and debate the position of the design thesis in architectural education today. Do transformative changes in the nature of architectural practice, methods of architectural discourse, and technologies of architectural production necessita...
Young Alumni Forum 2018
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2018-10-22 20:02:15
Practice Stories trace the trajectories of emerging architects graduated from HKU within the past 20 years. The forum features project presentations and dialogues on designing, establishing, and building career journeys from education to practice. Speakers will present their diverse spectrum of proj...
The Renaissance of Settlement
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2018-10-10 17:27:50
Public lecture
"Swamps and the New Imagination" by Gediminas Urbonas
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2018-10-04 10:01:45
Swamps and the New Imagination embarks upon a critical examination of the outcomes of today’s rediscovery of matter which constantly opens up itself through interplay of immateriality. The presentation intends to set up a discursive space not only questioning the distribution of territories as...
Archigram Symposium on 30 June
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2018-06-28 12:11:10
Archigram Meets Central
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2018-06-26 19:42:42
Archigram, an avant-garde architectural group formed in the 1960s meets Central, Hong Kong. The neofuturistic, anti-heroic and pro-consumerist works that drew inspiration from technology to create a new reality joins the experiments of our architecture students concentrating on a study of Central an...
Archigram Meets Central. A design educational event.
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2018-06-14 16:03:03
Degree Show & Public Review
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2018-06-06 16:17:54
Reception & Preview
June 9, 2018 6-8pm
3/F, Knowles Building, HKU
Exhibition
June 10 – July 7, 2018 11am – 7pm
3/F & 4/F, Knowles Building, HKU
Public Review
June 9, 2018 10am – 6pm
3/F, Knowles Building, HKU
Archigram Meets Central Exhibition
June 24 – July...
The Competition: a documentary by Angel Borrego Cubero
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2018-05-31 16:08:16
One cameraman was sent to each architectural office. Three more were at the jury. This is the result… OSS presents The Competition. Produced and Directed by Angel Borrego Cubero. Edited by Simon Lund. Music by César Bartolomé. With gratitude to the Government of Andorra, Jean No...
Highlights of Infrastructure Imagination 基建與想像
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2018-05-14 20:48:49
A public exhibition, symposium & community workshop
on Hong Kong City Futures 香港未來之都 from 1972-1988.
 
WilkinsonEyre: Exploring Boundaries
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2018-05-11 12:32:46
Architecture is seen as both an art and a science, gaining from both the intuitive and the analytical, with inspiration from nature, culture, technology or experiments through drawing and modelling. Furthermore, WilkinsonEyre believes an imaginative response to brief and context is best delivered th...
OMA Asia / Work in Progress
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2018-05-11 12:27:50
Partner-in-charge of the Hong Kong office Chris van Duijn will introduce a selection of OMA's most recent work in Asia. OMA is currently engaged in the design of a broad variety of typologies of diverging scales throughout Asia, ranging from the redevelopment a former colonial and industrial site in...
Asia Pacific Rim Universities, Sustainable Cities and Landscapes HubDesign Field School
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2018-05-07 11:34:17
The School is open to students of all APRU-SCL universities and will be led by academic instructors from the Division of Landscape Architecture at HKU, in partnership with academics and environmental / social groups in Java and Bali.If you are interested to participate, details and application forms...
Asia Pacific Rim Universities, Sustainable Cities and Landscapes Hub 2018 Conference
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2018-05-07 11:31:37
This year's conference will be structured around 12 thematicworking groups: -Productive cities, infrastructural ecologies -City-landscape sustainability -Urban biodiversity -Urban renewable energy -Sustainable urban design -Urban water and sanitation -Urban-rural linkages -Transitions in urban water...
Public Lecture: OMA Asia / Work in Progress
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2018-05-02 12:20:59
Partner-in-charge of the Hong Kong office Chris van Duijn will introduce a selection of OMA's most recent work in Asia. OMA is currently engaged in the design of a broad variety of typologies of diverging scales throughout Asia, ranging from the redevelopment a former colonial and industrial site in...
The Land of Many Palaces
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2018-03-28 15:55:56
Departtment of Architecture presents 2018 Spring In-Progress Lecture Series
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2018-03-23 11:56:48
The Department of Architecture launches its 2017-2018 Public Lecture Series, on the work of its faculty. The âIn-Progressâ series will critically examine the relevance of a vast number of issues in relationship to architecture. The Teaching staff will share their most recent work/ resear...
'Narrative Courtyardism' by Weijen Wang
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2018-03-13 11:08:12
Narrative Courtyardism evolves from my recent venture of a series of village projects in Zhejiang. It describes the condition of how building typology becomes a vehicle facilitating events and spaces for a place. Starting from restoring a courtyard house for a villager, the project continues buildin...
Infrastructure Imagination Exhibition
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2018-03-08 23:17:28
Infrastructure Imagination showcases major infrastructure projects completed in Hong Kong between 1972 to 1988. Photographs featured in the exhibition are the work of Heather Coulson, a leading construction photographer at the time. It offers an excellent opportunity to reflect on what has been know...
The City and its Double Symposium
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2018-03-08 12:40:26
Organized concurrently with: "HERE / NOT HERE", a photographic dialogue around Hong Kong exhibited at Gallery F22 from March 27th to April 14th, 2018. Sponsored by: Institut Français and Consulate General of France in Hong Kong and Macau. This symposium is a speculative response to the photographic...
Bringing Islamic Geometric Design to Hong Kong - an introduction
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2018-03-02 16:34:57
The talk aims to present, what has for the most part remained a mystery, namely the design methods used to achieve the sublime beauty of some of the best known and loved masterpieces of Mughal Architecture. One of these masterpieces, the Taj Mahal (1632-43AD) would be the focus of this presentation....
Design As a Development Tool
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2018-02-23 17:23:54
"Design can be used as an active tool to fight poverty and generate income and resilience in countries of the Global South through new types of creative economies." - Gerardo Patacconi Designers have a social responsibility. For too long, design was something like fashion: only for the happy few and...
Making Plans: How to Engage with Landscape, Design, and the Urban Environment
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2018-02-23 17:18:12
"Community and regional planning involve thinking ahead and formally envisioning the future for ourselves and others," according to Frederick R. Steiner. "Improved plans can lead to healthier, safer, and more beautiful places for us and other species to live. We can also plan for places that are mor...
'Hong Kong, Land, Art' by Vincci Mak
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2018-02-23 17:02:15
Hong Kong's landscape has been going through tremendous changes and developments. From a small fishing village to a colonial trade port, land reclamation has been an important way of expanding the city in a hilly environment. The Post-WWII population rise triggered new town developments in the N...
'Hong Kong's Housing of Last Resort: Engagement and Intervention' by Juan Du
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2018-01-22 12:07:41
Pervasive housing problems such as unaffordability, overcrowding and substandard services exit in the wealthy city of Hong Kong. Due to the disproportionately high cost of private real estate, many low-income groups that do not qualify for public housing turn to the informal supply of squatter settl...
The City: Histories of Urbanism and the Built Environment
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2017-12-30 16:24:17
Common Core Humanities 9048
Master of Architecture 2018-19 Admission
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2017-12-11 16:38:26
Admissions for the HKU Master of Architecture programme (MArch) for 2018-19 cohort is NOW OPEN. MArch is a two-year full time programme which, accepts applicants who hold a Bachelor of Arts in Architectural Studies or an equivalent degree from an accredited university or college. Programme details c...
Exhibition Preview: Infrastructure Imagination, Hong Kong City Futures 1972-1988
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2017-12-05 18:27:17
Infrastructure Imagination showcases major infrastructure projects completed in Hong Kong between 1972 to 1988. Photographs featured in the exhibition are the work of Heather Coulson, a leading construction photographer at the time. It offers an excellent opportunity to reflect on what has been know...
Department of Architecture Public Lecture Series: 'Weird' by Dr Cole Roskam
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2017-11-27 15:28:41
In 2014, Chinese President Xi Jinping pronounced an end to all "weird" architecture, or 奇怪的建筑, in China. Designers, academics, & pundits scrambled to determine the specific aesthetic, material, or scalar parameters of this so-called architectural weirdness. In the subsequent ...
Rethinking Pei: A Centenary Symposium
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2017-11-24 12:30:58
Rethinking Pei: A Centenary Symposium seeks to reexamine Pei in the context of the architect's 100th birthday year as two linked conferences organised by M+, the new museum for visual culture being built in Hong Kong, with, respectively, the Graduate School of Design (GSD) at Harvard University ...
'Altitude: Building Hong Kong' by Ulrich Kirchhoff
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2017-11-21 10:35:42
Has Hong Kong lived up to its promise as the future of architecture and urban planning? Are we still living in the laboratory for high density and future models of habitation? How are we as architects reacting to takeover of architecture designed by marketing teams and economists? What are the mecha...
Ethos Pathos Logos
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2017-11-21 10:29:10
A rhetorical discussion between Professor Kalliope Kontozoglou & Professor Nasrine Seraji on International competition for the new Cyprus Archeological Museum
'Machinic Multiplicities' by CHRISTIAN J. LANGE
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2017-11-04 10:03:26
Architecture has always been deeply linked to tradition, site, and context. The collaboration between many different trades of skilled labor that were specific to a place was in part responsible for the diversity of architectural expression. With the beginning of the Industrial Revolution, buildings...
Bachelor of Arts (Landscape Studies)
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2017-11-03 10:34:02
Landscape architects design, build, plan and manage natural and built environments. www.dla.hku.hk
DLA Research Seminar - From Buildings to Streets: Qilou and the Politics of Heritage Preservation
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2017-10-26 12:32:25
Qilou (骑楼), a kind of arcade buildings, has attracted considerable attention in preservation discourses and practices in Guangzhou, China. Yet, the focus on individual buildings and architectural styles might have overlooked its role in the historical transformation of the city and its streetsca...
Public Lecture - Concrete Approximations by Olivier Ottevaere, Department of Architecture
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2017-10-20 16:19:39
Through the lens of specific materials and the interaction with their active properties, the practice work focuses on alternative procedures of construction that challenge typical generic forms of building.

In developing unique methods of fabrication, the aim is to create designs that have the po...
Women in Architecture
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2017-10-18 11:14:23
When Virginia Woolf was asked in 1928 to give a series of lectures at Girton College and Newnham College, two women's colleges at Cambridge University, she titled her lecture; "A room of one's own". In homage to this immense literary figure we would like to initiate this first of a...
DLA Research Seminar: When the Only Water Left is Gray - The Growing Quest for Foreign Watersheds
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2017-10-17 10:54:01
The prestigious Charles Eliot Traveling Fellowship was awarded to me by the Department of Landscape Architecture and allows the continuation of academic work for another two years after graduation. This work particularly came along during the extreme California drought between 2011 and 2015, and was...
Division of Landscape Architecture
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2017-10-09 14:58:20
Fall Seminars Series
DLA Research Seminar - The Portuguese Calcada: An Urban Artifact in the Creation of Heritage Landscapes in Macau
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2017-10-06 09:57:10
The DLA Research Seminar Series provides a platform to discuss scholarly research on the built environment that is interdisciplinary in nature. The series aims to identify common research threads from landscape architecture, architecture, planning, urban design, and conservation, and by doing so ins...
Exhibition of graduation projects of BA(Arch Stu), Master of Arch, BA(Landscape Arch), Master of Landscape Arch
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2017-05-29 10:46:55
The Degree Show is an annual exhibition of thesis projects produced by the Master of Architecture Degree final year students in the HKU Dept of Architecture. These projects represent the students' reflexions, visions and imaginations of the built-environment, their concerns with social and cultu...
Lecture by Lim Chong Keat
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2017-05-08 16:47:16
Speaker: Lim Chong Keat Title: Retrospection & The Future: Conversations with a Pioneer Architect of Malaysia & Singapore Date: 18 May 2017 (Thursday) Venue: KB419, 4/F Knowles Building, HKU Schedule: 18:00 - 19:00 Lecture and 19:00 - 19:30 Dialogue with James Kinoshita (Former Partner, P&am...
Research Seminar Series: Gold Reef City and Shareworld
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2017-04-24 15:56:02
The Gold Reef City Complex in Johannesburg includes an amusement park that opened in 1986, a casino, and the Apartheid Museum.
This presentation will elucidate how landscape amenities and environmental remediation are used selectively to reinforce racial disparities and foster economic aspirations ...
Landscape Architecture Research Seminar Series
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2017-04-10 18:08:55
From Crisis to Crisis: Reading, Writing and Criticism in Architecture
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2017-03-21 14:36:05
This first International symposium on reading, writing and criticism in architecture highlights and challenges reflections and responses to pressing questions ranging from situating architectural criticism today in a global neo-liberal market, passing through history as an indicator and marker of po...
Division of Landscape Architecture Research Seminar Series
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2017-03-10 14:44:46
The Accidental Playground - Undesigned Narratives of Public Space from Brooklyn and Beyond Speaker: Daniel Campo
Landscape Architecture Research Seminar Series
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2017-03-10 12:11:04
Urban Dialogues: Under Threat - General Post Office & State Theatre
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2016-09-23 13:59:45
The second Urban Dialogues organized by Docomomo HK
Kenneth Frampton Architectural Book Collection: A Symposium on Critical Architectural Histories
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2016-05-11 09:59:42
Please join us at the Critical Architectural Histories Symposium on May 28, 2016, Saturday, to celebrate the inauguration of the Kenneth Frampton book collection in HKU. Panel 1: On Writing - focuses on the writing of critical modern architectural history. Panel 2: On Technology and Place - focuses ...
Public Lecture by Toyo Ito
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2016-04-13 15:10:51
This talk will cover Toyo Ito's philosophy on architecture and his design of National Taichung Theater (NTT), as well as Artistic Director Victoria Wangâs vision for running the theater and how the content and software of the theater correspond to the design and purpose of the piece of arc...
Urban Dialogues: Reconfiguring HK's Central District
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2016-03-17 18:17:58
All are welcome to join this symposium to discuss the past, present and future of the Central District and envision ways for building a more sustainable and livable city.
CCHU 9001 - Designs on the Future: Sustainability of the Built Environment (More details: http://fac.arch.hku.hk/courses/designsonthefuture/ )
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2012-05-29 12:06:40
Land Art Exhibition - Stone: Water, Time.
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2011-11-22 13:10:20
Land Art Exhibition
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2011-11-22 13:04:25
CCHU 9023 Shaping the Landscape - A Quest for Harmony between Nature and the City
Dept of Architecture
Uploaded on 2011-11-22 11:50:31
The U-Vision Video Composer service has been retired. HKU staff and students are eligible to use TechSmith Camtasia with site license for offline video editing. More details in ITS website: https://moodle-support.hku.hk/camtasia-site-license-staff-and-students


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