1. Reem Almannai

        Bio

        was born in Muharraq, Bahrain. After her studies in Weimar, Venice and Zurich, she graduated in 2006 from the ETH Zürich, where she studied under Hans Kollhoff. After working for several architecture firms such as Cino Zucchi in Milan and Hermann Czech in Vienna, she began her professional career at Diener & Diener Architects in Basel from 2008 to 2010. In 2011 she started her own practice. She taught at the Chair of Prof. Florian Nagler at the Technical University in Munich from 2010 to 2013. Here is where her attention was first drawn to the work of Josef Wiedemann and she began her research. A publication that focuses on three of Wiedemann’s buildings will be published in Autumn 2014.


        [last updated in 2014]

      2. issues 1–112 are available in PDF format

           
      1. 21/11/2023
        call for conversations OASE 118

        Rationalism Revisited

        This Call is written by Justin Agyin, Bart Decroos, Christoph Grafe. The deadline is 17 December 2023.

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      2. 11/11/2023
        call for abstracts OASE 119
        1. Review of Jean-Louis de Cordemoy's Nouveau traité de toute l'architecture in Mémoires pour l'histoire des sciences & des beaux-arts, September 1706

        Book Reviews
        From Words to Buildings
        In this issue of OASE, the history of the architectural book review is outlined through case studies. This Call is written by Christophe Van Gerrewey and Hans Teerds. The deadline is 20 December 2023.

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      3. 06/03/2023
        BK Talks on 16 March 2023 about 'Design with Soil: Urbanizing the living surface'

        On 16 March 2023 the TU Delft will host a debate inspired by OASE 110.

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      4. 21/02/2023
        Call for Abstracts OASE 117. Village Variations

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      5. 31/01/2023
        Now available: OASE 113. Authorship

        What does the author’s ‘owning’ of a project mean? And does this sense of ownership still prevail in contemporary architecture culture? Other more open forms of cooperation and co-creation are emerging alongside the concept of individual singular authorship.

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      6. 02/12/2022
        Presentation OASE 112 on 8 December 2022 in Rotterdam, NL

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      7. 24/11/2022
        Call for Abstracts OASE 116
        1. Carmen Portinho in front of the Museum of Modern Art in Rio de Janeiro (source: Wikimedia Commons)

        ‘The Architect as Public Instellectual’
        Deadline: 23-12-2022

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      8. 15/10/2022
        Now available: OASE 112. Ecology & Aesthetics

        Through a series of concrete projects, the contributions in this issue explore the field of tension between architectural aesthetics and issues of energy, technology and materiality. Ecological practices in architecture must not only be effective in providing solutions, but inevitably raise questions of beauty, affection and perception as well.

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      9. 23/05/2022
        Call for Abstracts OASE #115. Interferences: Migrating Practices in Europe

        Call for Abstracts OASE #115 about “Interferences: Migrating Practices in Europe”, written by Justin Agyin, Kornelia Dimitrova, Christoph Grafe and Bernard Colenbrander. Deadline is June 19, 2022. Read the full text of the OASE #115 Call for Abstracts in the PDF.

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      10. 20/05/2022
        Now available: OASE 111. Staging the Museum

        Museums stage public encounters between visitors, objects and stories. This is not limited to a tour through the exhibition spaces, it starts already with monumental or ‘tresholdless’ entrances.

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