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November 6, 2019

Destination #3 of my Norman Foster Travelling Scholarship was Brasilia, the capital of Brazil.

Brasilia was one of the most interesting places I visited on my trip, but personally my least favourite. My research was heavily focused on socially sustainable design, but th...

November 1, 2019

We've reached the halfway point of the semester, which is both incredibly exciting and slightly scary - time seems to fly by so quickly! 

We hope you're all enjoying the semester so far and that you don't feel completely buried by work. Remember to keep eating and sleep...

October 30, 2019

The first destination of my Norman Foster Travelling Scholarship (NFTS) was Sao Paulo, Brazil. This was quite daunting city to go first – I had never travelled alone in my life, I was 20 years old and in a city with few English speakers and a huge population. I arrived...

October 25, 2019

This lecture, led by Neil Gillespie of Reiach & Hall Architects, sought to reflect that slender margin through his poetic take on architecture. Gillespie's architecture, in his words, tries to hit something almost intangible, the blurring of lines between the dicho...

October 18, 2019

We've got something new starting up on the blog from this week - Chloe Loader has just started her blog series on the RIBA Norman Foster Travelling Scholarship, which you can check out here

In other news, OxArch gave us two great events earlier this week: Our guest fo...

October 17, 2019

In 2017, I was fortunate enough to win the RIBA Norman Foster Travelling Scholarship, with my proposal ‘Emerging Cities: Sustainable Master Planning in the Global South’. This is just to tell you a bit about the scholarship, tips for applying, and what will come next i...

October 11, 2019

We're a quarter of the way through the semester already, we hope everyone has settled into their routines here in the studio! It's been a hive of activity recently, which is so inspiring! 

OSA had our first meeting of the year on Wednesday - we're always open for volunt...

October 4, 2019

Week 2 in the studio has been another busy one as everything is properly taking off! See what Zone 5 have been up to recently with our Studio Update, and more, on this week's blog post! 

OxArch In Conversation With... CJ LIM 

On Tuesday CJ Lim (UCL Bartlett) came to pres...

September 25, 2019

Week 1 is underway, and the academic year is off to a flying start! We hope everyone is settling in well with their new Design Studios, Units or Specialisations.  

Our first social meeting of the year is on the 26th September (this Thursday) in the Students Un...

September 21, 2019

"Rebels and non-conformists are often the pioneers and designers of change" - Indira Gandhi

The call for submissions for REBEL is open!
 

We are on the lookout for engaging, thought-provoking pieces of work to showcase in this issue: be it an excerpt from an essay; a spe...

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