Category Archives: AES Theoretical

New housing for Papaquara – Master’s project finished

2012.05.06 In january 2012, the project of developing housing for the community of Papaquara in Florianópolis in Brazil was completed. The project started with extensive research into what the favela typology consists of and how it develops over time. The

New housing for Papaquara – Master’s project finished

2012.05.06 In january 2012, the project of developing housing for the community of Papaquara in Florianópolis in Brazil was completed. The project started with extensive research into what the favela typology consists of and how it develops over time. The

Community Center for Niubasaga Village

  What inherent possibilities reside in the rural Fijian community? With a basis in the specific Fijian context, can the concept of sustainable rural Development be redefined? Beyond development is a study to discuss development in a rural setting, such

Community Center for Niubasaga Village

  What inherent possibilities reside in the rural Fijian community? With a basis in the specific Fijian context, can the concept of sustainable rural Development be redefined? Beyond development is a study to discuss development in a rural setting, such

Niubasaga Nimataka: Sustainable strategies for small rural island communities

This community based project focuses on improving the lives and future for the small coastal village Niubasaga, Moturiki Island, Fiji. The project has been formulated together with the village and comprises of three parts responding to the villages main threats

Niubasaga Nimataka: Sustainable strategies for small rural island communities

This community based project focuses on improving the lives and future for the small coastal village Niubasaga, Moturiki Island, Fiji. The project has been formulated together with the village and comprises of three parts responding to the villages main threats

Master’s Project in Brazil takes its start

For the Master’s Degree in Architecture, Frida Boström will be developing a new housing scheme for a community in Papaquara, on the island of Florianópolis in Brazil. The project was preceded by a theoretical study carried out on site in

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Master’s Project in Brazil takes its start

For the Master’s Degree in Architecture, Frida Boström will be developing a new housing scheme for a community in Papaquara, on the island of Florianópolis in Brazil. The project was preceded by a theoretical study carried out on site in

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Between-ness, A Community Center

Anna Sundman’s thesis project “Between-ness, A Community Center “ was displayed at The Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm on the 7-11th of June. The project deals with climate change related issues, post-colonial development, incorporation of indigenous knowledge in new proposals,

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Between-ness, A Community Center

Anna Sundman’s thesis project “Between-ness, A Community Center “ was displayed at The Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm on the 7-11th of June. The project deals with climate change related issues, post-colonial development, incorporation of indigenous knowledge in new proposals,

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Future Challanges, Ancient Solutions

The international conference, organized by the University of the South Pacific, was held from 29 November to 3 December 2010. “Many challenges face the peoples of the Pacific Islands in the 21st century. Solutions are needed that are both effective

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Future Challanges, Ancient Solutions

The international conference, organized by the University of the South Pacific, was held from 29 November to 3 December 2010. “Many challenges face the peoples of the Pacific Islands in the 21st century. Solutions are needed that are both effective

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Caqalai- A vision of an Eco-Resort

Caqalai Island is a small (5.6ha) sand island with surrounding coral reefs, situated in the Lomaiviti group, Fiji, to the east of the main island of Viti Levu. The island is owned by the Methodist church of Fiji, which also oversees the small,

Caqalai- A vision of an Eco-Resort

Caqalai Island is a small (5.6ha) sand island with surrounding coral reefs, situated in the Lomaiviti group, Fiji, to the east of the main island of Viti Levu. The island is owned by the Methodist church of Fiji, which also oversees the small,