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CALL IS OPEN

Second International Conference and Exhibition


ON ARCHITECTURE - FACING THE FUTURE

1-15 December 2014, Belgrade, Serbia



Gallery of Science and Technology - Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts, Đure Jakšića 2, Belgrade

Conference
The Conference will explore and discuss the complexity and various meanings of Architecture. Interdisciplinary approach is a milestone in defining thematic blocks: Utopia and Architecture, Challenges in Architecture, Shape in Architecture, Between Utopia and Reality
These themes will consider substance of architecture through all its dimensions always thinking of it as art and philosophical reflection on architecture. The substance will be discussed through various points, processes and trends that contribute to new aesthetics and functionalism: globalization, new approaches to design, innovative technologies, projects, and materials.


Exhibition
Vision of the City and/or Architecture, from capturing moments of city life, towards utopias in a form of artistic drawing, design, photography or design product are to be exhibited as a part of the Conference.
International exhibition with reviewed catalogue follows the conference thematic blocks: Utopia and Architecture (Utopian Visions), Challenges in Architecture (Brand and Architecture: New City Icons, Architecture and Design: Thoughts on Architecture through Drawings, Art vs. Architecture or Art & Architecture?), Shape in Architecture (Face of the Building – Surface Finishing, Shape, Interior events,), Between Utopia and Reality (Innovative designs and new forms, Innovative technologies and new Language of Architecture).

Key Dates
5 February First Call
30 May Abstract Submission (250-300 words)
30 May Exhibition Application (with illustration of work and a brief description 70-100 words)
27 June Abstract Acceptance
Exhibition Application Acceptance
15 September Exhibition Poster Preview Submission
20 October Final Paper Submission
20 November Final Exhibition Poster Submission


Conference Concept
Professor Ružica Bogdanović, Faculty of Architecture, University Union - Nikola Tesla, Serbia


International Contact
Professor Aleksandra Stupar, Faculty of Architecture, University of Belgrade, Serbia


Support
Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts (SASA), Gallery of Science
and Technology, Serbia
European Council of Spatial Planners (ECTP), EU, Belgium


Realization
STRAND - Sustainable Urban Society Association

Info
Abstracts for the Conference (250-300 words) and/or Applications for the exhibition (with illustration of the work and short description 70-100 words) should be sent to info@strand.rs

Website
For more information browse www.strand.rs/future >>>
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International Conference and Exhibition

ON ARCHITECTURE

9-16 December 2013, Belgrade, Serbia

Gallery of Science and Technology - Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts, Đure Jakšića 2, Belgrade

Conference
Conference will discuss complexity and various meanings of architecture. Interdisciplinary approach is a milestone in defining thematic blocks: Phenomenology of Architecture, Architecture and Art, Technology and Architecture. These themes will consider substance of architecture through all its dimensions always thinking of it as an art.
The substance will be discussed regarding various points, processes and trends that contribute to new aesthetic and funcionalism: globalization, new approaches to design, innovative technologies, projects, and materials.

Exhibition
International exhibition with reviewed catalogue follows the conference thematic blocks: Phenomenology of Architecture, Architecture and Art, Technology and Architecture. Vision of the City/Architecture - from capturing moments of city life towards utopias in a form of artistic drawing, design, photography, design product.

Scientific Board
Professor Branislav Mitrović, Faculty of Architecture, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Professor Aleksandar Kadijević, Faculty of Philosophy, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Professor Miodrag Šuvaković, Faculty of Music Arts, University of Arts in Belgrade, Serbia
Professor Bob Giddings, Northumbria University, New Castle, UK
Professor Helena Mattsson, School of Architecture and Built Environment KTH, Sweden
Dr Ahmed Emam, Architecture of Today, Egypt
Dr Ignacio Gavín Pemán, European Council of Town Planners, EU, Belgium
Professor Stanko Gaković, The Art Institute of Houston, USA
Professor Ružica Bogdanović, Faculty of Architecture, University Union - Nikola Tesla, Serbia

Organizing Committee
Dr Tatjana Mrđenović, Faculty of Architecture, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Nenad Stjepanović, Parsons School of Design, The New School, NY, USA
Bojan Borić, School of Architecture and Built Environment KTH, Sweden
Dr Vesna Milanović, Sheffield Hallam University, UK
Dr Jelena Guga, Serbia

Conference Concept
Professor Ružica Bogdanović, Faculty of Architecture, University Union - Nikola Tesla, Serbia

Exhibition Selection
Professor Stanko Gaković, The Art Institute of Houston, USA

International Contact
Professor Aleksandra Stupar, Faculty of Architecture, University of Belgrade, Serbia

Support
Gallery of Science and Technology, Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts (www.sanu.ac.rs)
ECTP (European Council of Spatial Planners - Conseil européen des urbanistes)
Center for the Promotion of Science

Realization
STRAND - Sustainable Urban Society Association

Info
Abstracts for the Conference (250-300 words) and/or Applications for the exhibition (with illustration of the work and short description 70-100 words) should be sent to info@strand.rs

Website
For more information browse www.strand.rs/architecture >>>


Download FIRST CALL [english] >>>

Download PRVI POZIV [srpski] >>>

Browse Conference Photos >>>

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International Conference

"The Role of Universities and their Contribution to Sustainable Development"

Belgrade, 29-30 November 2012.

Description
Although the concept of sustainable development was promoted in the 1980’s, there are still unsustainable
trends in the fields: climate changes, transport, health, poverty.
Revised EU strategies are emphasizing 7 main goals:

- climate changes and clean energies
- sustainable transport
- sustainable consumption and production
- protection and managing the natural resources
- public health
- social inclusion, demography, migrations
- global poverty and challenges of sustainable development

The main theme of the conference is the role of education and whether is it included in all the 7 goals?

Key Dates
10 May  First Call
30 July  Abstract Submission is closed.
15 August Abstract Acceptance Letter
15 October Final Paper Submission

Organization
STRAND –  Sustainable Urban Society Association

Support
ISOCARP (International Society of City and Regional Planners)
ECTP (European Council of Spatial Planners - Conseil européen des urbanistes)
O3ONE Gallery, Belgrade, Serbia

Organization
STRAND - Sustainable Urban Society Association

Publisher
STRAND - Sustainable Urban Society Association
Publication number ISBN 978-86-89111-02-6

Website
For more information please visit www.strand.rs/university >>>

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International Conference

"New Urbanity: Cities vs. Global Challenges"

Belgrade, 27-29 April 2012.

Description
The International Symposium addresses a variety of themes, with the aim of recognizing analysis and potentials of urban policies for the predicting and directing development, innovative methodological framework, in the context of the legislative framework, under the following topics:

1. Effective urban policies

2. City planning in a period of transition
Integrated plan, Corporative planning, Improvement of administration -  initiatives for improvement

3. Urban planning as an instrument for sustainability

4. Influence of spatial planning, urban design and arhitectural form on urban sustainability

5. Best practices, local and international

Authors
Prof Ružica Bogdanović, Symposium Concept
Prof Aleksandra Stupar, International Cooperation


Support
University Union-Nikola Tesla, Serbia
ISOCARP (International Society of City and Regional Planners)
ECTP (European Council of Spatial Planners - Conseil européen des urbanistes)

Organization
STRAND - Sustainable Urban Society Association

Publisher
STRAND - Sustainable Urban Society Association
Publication number
ISBN 978-86-89111-00-2

Website
For more information please visit www.strand.rs/urbanity>>>

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