Monday 1 – Thursday 11 December 2014
MARG Institute of Design and Architecture Swarnabhoomi (MIDAS) Swarnabhoomi, Tamil Nadu 603305, India
Prominent Features of the workshop/ skills developed Computational skills - Applied mathematics, Applied computer science. Professional awareness Fabrication skills Contemporary design methods Collaborative research development skills. – architects, engineers, fabricators Lecture series from experienced professional in each field (eg: Teaching team / Facilities / Computational skills / Theoretical understanding / Professional awareness / Fabrication / Lecture series)
1) You can make an application by completing the online application found under ‘Links and Downloads’ on the AA Visiting School page. If you are not able to make an online application, email firstname.lastname@example.org for instructions to pay by bank transfer.
2) Once you complete the online application and make a full payment, you are registered to the programme. A CV or a portfolio is not required.
The deadline for applications is: 11 November 2014.
All participants travelling from abroad are responsible for securing any visa required, and are advised to contact their home embassy early. After payment of fees, the AA School can provide a letter confirming participation in the workshop.
The AA Visiting School requires a fee of £525 per participant, which includes a £60 Visiting membership fee.
Fees do not include flights or accommodation, but accommodation options can be advised. Students need to bring their own laptops, digital equipment and model making tools. Please ensure this equipment is covered by your own insurance as the AA takes no responsibility for items lost or stolen at the workshop
The workshop is open to current architecture and design students, PhD candidates and young professionals.
Software Requirements: No prior experience required. Any experience with 3D software will however be useful
Shajay is a MPhil candidate at the University of Bath, UK and a Research Fellow at Institute of Technology in Architecture, ETH , Zurich where he is a research assistant in Block Research Group. He also, heads the research activities of the Computation and Design (co|de) group at Zaha Hadid Architects, London and works as a studio master at the AA DRL Master’s program. Previously he worked at Populous, London and completed his Master’s Degree AA School of Architecture, London in 2006.