Building Solidarity under Post-Socialist Conditions

A call for papers for the conference “Building Solidarity under Post-Socialist Conditions. Postwar City Centres in Today’s Architectural and Planning Practice”, organized in Ukraine, September 2017. CALL FOR PAPERS: Building Solidarity under Post-Socialist Conditions. Postwar City Centres in Today’s Architectural Read More …

Homes of Eight Decades: Exhibition on Housing Architecture of Győr, Hungary

A recently opened exhibition in the Rómer Múzeum – Esterházy Palace, Győr showcases the milestones of local housing architecture. Gergely Hartmann, local architecture historian and a lecturer of our 2016 conference, also took part in the organization. Congrats, Gergely!   Read More …

Heritage Studies and Socialism – Call for Papers

The Marburg-based Herder Institute for Historical Research on East Central Europe expects lecture abstracts till 15 June for a conference organized in the topic of Socialist architecture and heritage. Call for Papers Heritage Studies and Socialism: Transnational Perspectives on Heritage in Eastern and Read More …

Redefining Cities in Post-Soviet Space – Call for Papers

The Leipzig-based Leibniz Institute for Regional Geography (IfL) organizes an interesting conference in November 2016. They expect mostly young lecturers with topics connected to urban problems of the Post-Soviet region. Call for papers REDEFINING CITIES IN POST-SOVIET SPACE Venue: Leibniz Institute for Read More …

Nervi and his Hungarian followers

Interesting double exhibition in Budapest: alongside the ‘Pier Luigi Nervi – Architecture as Challenge’, the evolution of Hungarian concrete shell architecture is presented at the Budapest University of Technology and FUGA Architecture Center in April and May. The influential ferroconcrete Read More …