19-31 July , 2016
The focus lies on practical work. Participants can choose 2 workshops on different construction techniques. Each one lasts 4,5 days.
Tutors will realise different designs with you. Some of them are experiments, some may last on site.
amàco (F) Gian Franco Noriega, Zoé Tric, Nuria Alvarez Coll
Dominik Abbrederis (A) Tobias Fritz (A) guest: Martin Rauch
EARTH | FIBRE| SURFACE
Stefan Neumann (DE) Thomas Hagelstein (DE)
Greta Tresserra (CO) Fatima Martin (IND) José Solano (CO)
We will start the summer school with an intensive day on material science.
Earth - amàco: Gian Franco Noriega, Zoé Tric, Nuria Alvarez Coll
Bamboo - Greta Tresserra, Fatima Martin Alvaro
Theory classes will give detailed information, present different insights and allow discussions about challenges of sustainable architecture.
Anna Heringer - sustainable architecture
Martin Rauch - rammed earth in central Europe
The topics below will be discussed in small focus groups. Each participant can choose two out of four subjects.
Helmut Krapmeier - energy efficiency of earth and straw buildings
Günter Langergraber - sustainable wastewater treatment
Friedbert Ottacher - project management in development cooperation
Kamyar Tavoussi - basics in seismology
In the evenings we give the stage to the participants, to present their projects, to discuss and for networking.
In a fieldtrip we will visit the open air museum Stübing, where more than 80 historical buildings from all over Austria are exposed.
Who wants a day off, can use this day.