Events


ARCHITECTURE & FEMINISMS ecologies, economies, technologies (November 17 - 19, 2016)

13th Architectural Humanities Research Association conference The 2016 AHRA conference will address connections between architecture and feminisms with an emphasis on plural expressions of feminist identity and non-identity, acknowledging that feminist claims continues to be tested and contested.…

On Theory and Method 2: Architects in Formation (February 5-6, 2015)

The role of the architect seems to be constantly renegotiated, due to social change and technological development. However, in spite of the proliferation of architectural research, architectural knowledge may still be grounded in design experience and cultural values transmitted during the early…

On Theory and Method 3: Critical Projections (April 12-13, 2015)

This workshop considers ‘Critical Projections’ as an emergent field in architecture research. Critical projections may include works that respond to environmental and societal challenges related to the experience of climate change, social, economic and political shifts, e.g., and are often…

On Theory and Method 4: Material Conditions (April 23-24, 2015)

Material Conditions examines the contemporary significance of architecture as a material agent for social transformative change. In the wake of current global challenges it has become urgent to develop theories and methods that in a direct and detailed manner can address and critically analyze the…

On Theory and Method 1: Critical Historiography (December 8-9, 2014)

KTH, Stockholm, December 8-9, 2014 The role of architectural history is widely discussed today. How does history relate to practice? What is the specific approach and knowledge of architectural historians? What is the role of architectural research in a broader field of humanities? In contemporary…

Architecture in Effect research members at 2014 AHRA conference (November 13-16, 2014)

Architecture in Effect research members (Brady Burroughs, Hélène Frichot, Catharina Gabrielsson, Frida Rosenberg, Helen Runting and Erik Sigge) as well as affiliated researchers, Tahl Kaminer and Tijana Stevanovic, are presenting their work at the 2014 AHRA conference in Newcastle, UK. See…

Architecture in Effect research members at BTH conference Planning for Sustainable Urban Form (November 12-14, 2014)

The Swedish School of Planning is organizing the Second International Seminar on Sustainable Urban Form on November 12-14, 2014. Architecture in Effect research members Ebba Högström, Gunnar Sandin and Meike Schalk are participating in the event. The meeting aims at providing a forum to debate on…

(RE)Orientations Spring 2014 (January 27 2014)

Architecture and Feminisms. Ecologies of Practice and Alternative Economies. AHRA (Architectural Humanities Research Association) 2016. This pre-emptive research event proposes to gather some preliminary thoughts toward the ongoing planning of the international AHRA conference to be held in 2016 at…

Seminar on Deleuze and Architecture (5/11 2013 (1 PM - 4 PM))

Introductions by Andrew Ballantyne, Hélène Frichot, Christian Girard, and Andrej Radman. The seminar will discuss a new anthology, edited by Hélène Frichot and Stephen Loo, Deleuze and Architecture (Edinburgh UP, 2013). http://www.euppublishing.com/book/9780748674657 Organized by the research…

Dissertation event: Jan Hietala (16/5 2013)

Jan Hietala defending his Phd thesis Inconclusive Evidence: Spatial Gender Politics at Strawberry Hill 1747-1758. Respondent: Jan Hietala Opponent: Louise Pelletier, Examination Committee: Marta Edling, Mari Hvattum, Matts Leiderstam, Jane Rendell, Christina Zetterlund Supervisors: Katja Grillner,…

Methodology Seminar (2/5 2013)

SRE Effect seminar on Methodlogy development in Architecture and Architecture Research. Host and organizer: Mattias Kärrholm.

Architecture's Red Tape, Midway Seminar of Erik Sigge (April 24, 2013)

Midway Seminar (50% towards PhD) of Erik Sigge with invited guest reviewer Tom Avermaete, TU Delft.

Open House, One-Year Seminar of Brady Burroughs (27/3 2013)

One year seminar conducted as a public event and enactment called 'Open House' with external reviewer/discussant, Ramia Mazé.

Rethinking the Social in Architecture (6-8/2 2013)

On Feb 6-8, 2013 Architecture in Effect arranges the international symposium Rethinking the Social in Architecture. It is hosted by Umeå School of Architecture and will feature keynotes by internationally reknowned architects, critics and scholars in the field and presentations of current research…

Kenneth Frampton, "The Legacy of Alvar Aalto" (3/12 2012)

The Legacy of Alvar Aalto, lecture by Kenneth Frampton at Moderna Museet. In collaboration with Alvar Aalto-sällskapet i Sverige, Stockholms Arkitektförening, Arkitekturmuseet and KTH Arkitekturskolan.

New Beauty Council at Gallery Index (23/10 2012)

Staging Herstories and Futures On October 23rd NBC – The New Beauty Council gives a lecture and performs a workshop at Gallery Index, Kungsbro strand 19, Stockholm. The event is a co-arrangement between Architecture in Effect and the course Architecture and Gender, Critical Studies in…

Mid-Way Project Seminar (11-12/10 2012)

On October 11-12th Architecture in Effect arranges a mid-way seminar with presentations of researchers and PhD-students on our on-going projects. The seminar is hosted by Chalmers Architecture with Professor Sten Gromark, vice-director of Architecture in Effect, as coordinator. The seminar is open…

The Gothenburg Midterm Seminars (11-12/10 2012)

Midterm Seminar with all SRE Effect team members presenting ongoing research. Organizer and host: Sten Gromark. Attended by all SRE researchers and PhD students.

Architecture-Writing (24-25/5 2012)

Thursday 24 May 2012 10.00–12.00 Lecture: Mona Livholts, Critical Studies for Untimely Futures: Post/Academic Writing Methodologies, Mid Sweden University, Sweden 13.00–15.30 Workshop: Architecture-Writing: Experimental Approaches 16.00–17.30 Lecture: Professor Jane Rendell, May Mo(u)rn,…

Creative Writing Workshop (23-24/5 2012)

Creative Writing Workshop guested by Jane Rendell and Mona Livholts.

SRE Effect Seminar (9/2 2012)

Reaserch Seminar and Meeting with announcement of granted project proposals attended by the Steering Committee and all senior researchers of SRE Effect.

Stockholm Starting Seminars (17-18/11 2011)

Architecture in Effect startup. Host: Meike Schalk. Moderator: Katja Grillner.

Yvonne P. Doderer: "Right to the City" (16/11 2011)

If urban space is understood not only in the sense of physical and built space but – following the French philosopher Henri Lefebvre – as societal, emancipatory, political and sociocritical space, movements like the feminist as well as the lgbtqi movement can be described and analyzed as a…