Course: Development of Contemporary Architecture 1

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Course title Development of Contemporary Architecture 1
Course code KDA/VSA1
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 1
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Šenk Filip, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Kratochvíl Petr, prof. PhDr. CSc.
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Learning outcomes
The course consists of lectures in which the students are introduced to important architectural realizations and studios. Special attention will be paid to the constructions that are currently being awarded in the international and domestic context. Teaching is based partly on the activity of students, when in cooperation with the teacher they will formulate and reflect on the quality of the buildings. The aim is to expand the ability to critically analyse current events. By focusing on individual studios, emphasis will be placed on naming broader topics and context. Topics overview: 1. MacKay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects 2. Patkau Architects 3. Wang Shu 4. Studio Mumbai 5. Ladislav Lábus 6. Smiljan Radic 7. Tham & Videg?rd


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