David Peleman works as post-doctoral researcher at the Department of Architecture and Urban Planning of Ghent University, and as maître-assistant associé at the Ecole d’Architecture, de la Ville et des Territoires in Marne-la-Vallée, where he teaches ‘History of urbanization’ and ‘Urban analysis’. In 2013 he finished his doctoral dissertation entitled ‘Les Hommes de la Route. Engineering the Urban Society of the Modern Road in Belgium, 1889-1962’, about road engineers as cultural actors in the making of the twentieth-century city. His postdoctoral research, ‘The Laborious Territory’, explores the role of industrialisation and labour in the process of urbanisation in Belgium. Since 2003 he has been involved in various research projects at Ghent University about urbanisation, landscape and infrastructure.
issues 1–97 are available in PDF format
– First publication dedicated completely to OASE’s graphic design;
– Historical perspectives on the crucial role of graphic design in the architectural field;
– Indepth interview with Karel Martens.
We invite you to read the Calls for Abstracts for OASE #102 and OASE #103.
An impression of the presentation of OASE #99 that took place on 1 Mach 2018 in Van Abbemuseum in Eindhoven, the Netherlands. In the pictures are the participants of the panel discussion that discussed “What future for the Architecture Museum?”: Triin Ojari, Sofie de Caigny, Mirko Zardini, Omer Kanipak and Bernard Colenbrander.
In May OASE #100 about ‘The Architecture of the Journal’ will appear. Interesting public activities connected to this special edition of OASE are being planned, so keep an eye on this website.
OASE #98 about Narrating Urban Landscapes was presented on 1 February 2018 at the University of Greenwich, London.
Lectures by Bruno Notteboom, Kris Scheerlink and Klaske Havik. Image: Klaske Havik, editor of OASE, during the presentation.
Especially for the 25th anniversary of the Kunsthal in Rotterdam OASE editor Véronique Patteeuw, talked to architect Rem Koolhaas about the realisation, current function and the future of the building. Also OASE #94 about OMA was discussed!
On 19 October 2017 OASE and the KU Leuven organised a workshop for students from KU Leuven and TU Delft. Later on OASE #98 was launched by the editors of this issue and the Scientific Board of OASE. Maarten Overdijk (Hogeschool voor de Kunsten Utrecht) and Bas Smets (Bureau Bas Smets) gave lectures.