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Barbicania screening

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Barbicania is a feature-length film capturing a month long immersion in the life of the Barbican Centre and Estate in London, one of the most representative achievements of brutalist architecture. The film, built as a personal diary, recounts on a daily basis what the directors duo has discovered during their urban trip from the top floors of the towers to the underground levels of the art center. Barbicania invites you to discover the personalities, lifestyle and architectural landscapes that make the Barbican so special. Drawing an intimate human map of the place, the film questions the durability of this post…

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KAF goes to Gjakova!

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Kosovo Architecture Festival will be organizing a set of Lectures and Workshops, as well as a screening in Gjakova starting the 6th of September.  Luke Pearson & Sandra Youkhana from You+Pea & Bartlett, UCL will be holding a Lecture on the 7th of September 7.00 PM as well as a 2 day workshop “Back up Gjakova”. Simon Battisti, the curator of the most recent Albanian Pavilion at the Architecture Exhibition, Venice Biennale 2016, will be holding his keynote on the 9th of September from 7.00 PM. Simon will be leading a 24 hour workshop “Recording small Worlds” on the 8th-9th of…

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Dezeen, our new media partner

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We are super excited to announce that Dezeen is our newest Media Partner. Dezeen  is the world’s most popular and influential architecture and design magazine, with an audience of 2.5 million unique visitors each month. Every day, Dezeen’s award-winning editorial team publishes a curated selection of the best international architecture, interiors and design projects plus breaking news, incisive features and compelling original video content. With offices in London and New York, Dezeen also runs Dezeen Jobs, the world’s most vibrant architecture and design jobs board.

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Open Studio / Politbyro

By | Events, Open Houses+Studios

POLITBYRO (Paçarizi Architecture Studio) Focuses on urban renewal through establishment of new regional identity. They develop an critical approach to the urbanism and architecture of Kosovo, with social and human responses. New density and diversity are proposed through micro interventions in Kosovar complex urban situations. Swiss touch and low-tech regional reinterpretations could be the definition of Politbyro’s, high quality, local production. Gezim Pacarizi – born in Prizren, Kosovo, lives in Switzerland since 1989. He graduated architecture in Geneva University in 1993. He is a partner of PHARC architects in Geneva and POLITBYRO (Paçarizi Architecture Studio) in Prishtina.  Generosity of thought space, simplicity…

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Open Studio / Zombie Soup

By | Events, Open Houses+Studios

We specialize in the right ingredients such as artificial intelligence or virtual reality. A mixture combined with the void of ideas wanting to be realized, but such a dish requires the knowledge of timing, collaboration, growth and an agile foundation. The final product – a soup of engagement, addictive by design. In its DNA you can sense all of us, our hunger to impact the end-user experience and its viral spread.   Stills from a game “Captain 13” produced by Zombie Soup.

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Prishtina Architecture Tour

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For the 5th edition now the Kosovo Architecture Foundation will be organising the Prishtina Architecture Tour. The updated tour which features 25 buildings will introduce you to the most iconic buildings in Prishtina, from one of the oldest mosque in the Balkans to the most expensive building ever built in Kosovo!  The tour that is 3-4 hours long starts in front of the brotherhood & unity monument on Saturday, July the 15th from 12:00. All interested must RSVP to media@prishtinaarchitectureweek.com at least 2 days before the tour.  

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Open House / Rilindja Warehouse

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Hapësira’s warehouse project might seem a risky concept in which the idea is to venture beyond the established club route, finding itself in spaces never used before in this manner.  RW (Rilindja Warehouse) by now has become a household name in the domestic scene, while also catching the eye of many internationals. With total of 6 events held until now (RWI: Blond:ish. RWII: James Zabiela, RWIII: Alex.Do + Hunter/Game, RWIV: SHDW & Obscure Shape + SOMNE. RWV: Etapp Kyle + Anetha) and RWVI with Northern’s Abdulla Rashim + Acronym.  ‘Warehouse’ initiative can be summed up as a collective push toward…

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