March 16 – 17, 2017
Urban Heritage Activism Simulizi Mijini Urban Narratives
March 17 – 26, 2017
Juxta – Posing Narratives Simulizi Mijini Urban Narratives
March 11, 2017, Medellin
MI CASA | MI CALLE | MI BARRIO co-producing urban ecosystems
February 21, 2017
The project Transnational Production Spaces will host a workshop on the effects of globalized production on specific urban spaces, integrating research on global production networks and urban research.
CALL FOR SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS
submission deadline February 19, 2017
Six fully-funded PhD scholarships will be awarded on a competitive basis to South African and other sub-Saharan African candidates for study at University of the Witwatersrand starting July 2017, in collaboration with Technical University Berlin
February 13, 2017
DEBATE & WORKSHOP
January 27 – 28, 2017
Members of Habitat Unit will take part in the public debate and workshop 'MOBILISING THE PERIPHERY - Focus Latin America' organised by ANCB - The Aedes Metropolitan Laboratory in collaboration with Schindler.
December 14, 2016
Habitat Unit will co-host the end-of-the-year presentation of the Coproducing Neighborhoods project funded by the Sto-Stiftung. The event will take place in the framework of the 'Do-it-yourself‘ exhibition at Bröhan-Museum
November 19 – 20, 2016, Cairo
Habitat Unit is glad to invite you to attend the kick-off Symposium of the university-business-partnership project: RealCityLab - Practice Orientation in Architectural education.
November 16 – 18, 2016
Curriculum workshop: Wits–TUB Urban Lab Interdisciplinary Bilateral Postgraduate Studies Programme
November 19 – 27, 2016, Cairo
Within the frame of the RealCityLab Project, student from TU Berlin together with students from Helwan University, are going to explore Cairo urbanism and housing typologies in the context of social, political and economic aspects, with a special focus on cooperative housing in Cairo.
SPECIAL PUBLICATION 2016
Urban Catalyst Studio, Prof. Klaus Overmeyer, Prof. Dr. Philipp Misselwitz, Luca Mulé, Dr. Cordelia Polinna
New Urban Agenda in Action – Case Studies from a German Perspective
HABITAT UNIT AT HABITAT III
Habitat Unit is part of several events at Habitat III Conference in Quito, Ecuador.
Habitat Unit announces the teaching programme of the forthcoming winter semester 2016/2017. Please take account of all eligibility criteria and application deadlines as well as first teaching units.
NEW COOPERATION PROJECT WITH JOHANNESBURG
DAAD/BMZ, 2016 – 2020
We're glad to announce the start of the 'Wits-TUB Urban Lab Interdisciplinary Bilateral Postgraduate Studies Programme' conducted in collaboration with School of Architecture and Planning at University Witwatersrand and supported by the BMZ and DAAD.
September 15 – 16, 2016
Habitat III: Co-producing sustainable cities?
NEW DFG RESEARCH FUND
Habitat Unit received a research fund from DFG (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft) to conduct the project 'Transnational Production Spaces. Impacts of the clothing industry on urban spaces and urban planning at production locations in Western Turkey and Southern Bulgaria' starting October 2016.
September 12 – 13, 2016
Syrian Urban Research Network
July 22 – 23, 2016
IfA Jahresausstellung 2016: Architektur mit Herzblut
July 13 – 15, 2016
Habitat Unit will take part in the public debate and workshop 'Living the Cooperative City' organised by the Austrian Cultural Forum Berlin and the Platform for European Architecture wonderland.
NEW COOPERATION PROJECT WITH CAIRO
DAAD/BMZ, 2016 – 2019
We are glad to announce the start of our new cooperation project with Helwan University in Cairo entitled: 'RealCityLab: Practice-orientation in architectural Education.' The project is funded by BMZ through the DAAD Praxispartnerschaften Program.
May 28 – November 27, 2016
The Kitchen-Hub will be featured in the German Pavilion exhibition 'Making Heimat. Germany, Arrival Country' at the 15th Venice Architecture Biennale 2016 as one of the projects of the online database.
June 27 – July 1, 2016
DISASTER CITY: Potentials for Risk Prevention, Emergency Resilience and Reconstruction Management in Cities facing Catastrophes
June 1 – 3, 2016
HANDS ON – enhancing architectural education, Conference at Vienna University of Technology, Austria