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Spring 2017 Madrid and Toledo

Some postcards from out travel to Madrid and Toledo with groups from Texas A&M, Clemson and Roger Williams Universities students.

 

Past Monday, one of the visits  was at Arquitectura Viva headquarters. Luis Fernández-Galiano, director of one of the most prestigious European architecture magazine received us and shared with our students secrets of their magazine.
We wish to see our students professional works published here in the near future.

Many thanks Luis Fernández-Galiano, Cuca Flores and all Arquitectura Viva team for this wonderful visit and everyone else and who has received us in their studios, centers and who made part of this trip!

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Spring 2017 welcome week

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We have welcomed students from Texas A&M, Clemson and Roger Williams Universities for another wonderful semester in Barcelona.

Many thanks again to Elton Abbott and Kate Schwennsen for coming to Barcelona to start with us this Spring 2017!

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Fall 2016 Seminar Visit _Walden 7 and Ricardo Bofill RBTA

As a part of our Fall 2016 Seminar visits series to a local architecture offices, our students had opportunity to visit Walden 7 housing complex from 1975, one of the earliest ambitious projects by Ricardo Bofill and later visited architects office located in reconverted abandoned cement factory from the late 19th century.

Many thanks to Alex from Storytelling from Walden7 for walking us around the Walden’s “streets” and Maria and Ricardo Bofill Taller de Arquitectura for opening us the door of their beautiful office and showing us more about their architecture!

..see some photos from the visit

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fall 2016 Design Studio 3rd quarter presentations.

During our last presentations before the finals, we were honored to have with us Clemson University Professor and Chair Emeritus Jose Caban, one of the founders of the Clemson University program in Barcelona.
Thank you for the visit and we’re looking forward to many other future ones!

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Fall 2016_ Netherlands

Our Fall 2016 students from Texas A&M, Clemson and Roger Williams University and Cedim went on their second field studies trip to the Netherlands guided by our professors Ivan Blasi and Anna Sala.

During this 8-day trip in 8 cities of the Netherlands: Rotterdam, The Hague, Hilversum, Delft, Zaandam, Otterlo, Utrecht, and Amsterdam, our fall 2016 students had the opportunity  to visit and study projects from architects such as Rem Koolhaas, Kees Kaan, Felix Claus, MVRDV, West 8, Enric Miralles, Mecanoo, Richard Meier, Gerrit Rietveld, Aldo van Eyck, and many others, and learning about the history and development of the Dutch urban form.

In Amsterdam, students had pleasure to visit Architekten CIE office and got chance to discover more about their Amsterdam office and local and international projects.

Many thanks to everyone and who has received us and who made part of this trip.

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Fall 2016_ Madrid and Toledo

Few weeks ago our fall16 students from Texas A&M, Clemson, Roger Williams University and Cedim experienced Madrid and Toledo in a dense 5 days study travel.

Many thanks everyone and who has received us in their studios, centers and who made part of this trip … ..see some images below

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BAC Spring 2016 _Design Studio FINAL PRESENTATIONS.

Its never late to share all that happened this past semester.. just some flash back albums from our very busy Spring 2016..

Spring 2016 Design Studio Final Presentations.

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