Claudia Faraone is an architect (2004, IUAV Venezia), has a PhD in territorial policies and local projects (2011, RomaTre, LAA|Paris Villette), and holds an EMU/ European Postgraduate Master in Urbanism (2007, UPC Barcellona, Delft University of Technology and KU Leuven). Since 2004 she has participated in and organised several workshops, research projects, exhibitions and audio-visual productions, exploring cultures of production and practices of urban space. She was involved in the development of ‘descriptions’ and design proposals for urban landscape transformations in territories after natural and human disasters (Skopje, L’Aquila, Karst region) and affected by socioeconomic transformations (Veneto region and Rome). Since 2005, she has been teaching at the IUAV Venice School of Architecture, at the Architecture Department at Roma 3 University, and the Advanced Course of visual arts at the Fondazione Ratti in Como (2006). She is a founding member of the multidisciplinary research group ETICity-Exploring Territories, Imagining the City.
> Positioning a new outlook on philosopher Hannah Arendt’s ideas, OASE #106 reveils how her writings very well can help us rethink architecture as a phenomenon and practice
> Rethinking Hannah Arendt’s remarkably spatial view on ‘the world and its inhabitants’
> Insight into the work of both historical and contemporary architects
> With a focus on beautiful architectural drawings over the past five centuries to grasp their role in design practice
> With drawings by George Aitchison, Heinrich Tessenow, El Lissitzky, Lina Bo Bardi and Tony Fretton
OASE #108 More Than Meets the eye - Over- and underrated architecture
> Unique OASE issue on locations of metabolism that kept communities urban households in order.
> With contributions by: Burkay Pasin & Gul Kacmaz Erk; Ben Vandenput; Koenraad Danneels; Julia von Mende; Dagmar Pelger & Emily Kelling; Ludo Groen; Nitin Bathla; Andrea Bortolotti, Andrea Aragone & Marco Ranzato; Diana Soeiro; Ciel Grommen, Dieter Leyssen & Maximiliaan Royakkers; Nadia Casabella & Jan Denoo; Riccardo M. Villa en Hans Vandermaelen.
> Internationally renowned architectural historian Kenneth Frampton received the Golden Lion at the Venice Biennale 2018. Critical Regionalism is his most known theory
> Today, architects are searching for new ways to design and conceive built space. Critical Regionalism might just be the concept that we need to revisit.