RCAT - Research Center for Architecture and Tectonics

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THE CHANGING SHAPE OF PRACTICE

[2010 - ongoing]

Project leader: Prof. Dr. Michael U. Hensel

Total funding to date: 2 Mil. NOK


SYMPOSIA - CONFERENCES - SEMINARS

CSoP 0 - 2013, International Seminar, Holmsbu, Norway

Knowledge Production in Architecture

CSoP 1 - 2013, International Symposium, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden

Research In Architectural Practice

  • Participating Practices: Foster + Partners, Helen & Hard, Kieran Timberlake, 3xN GxN, White

CSoP 1.1 - 2013, International Seminar, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden

Research in Architectural Practice

  • Participating Practices: Foster + Partners, Helen & Hard, Kieran Timberlake, 3xN GxN, White

CSoP 2 - 2016, International Symposium, Oslo School of Architecture and Design + DogA, Oslo, Norway @ Oslo Architectural Triennial 2016

Research in Architectural Practice

  • Participating Practices: Helen & Hard, Kieran Timberlake, SHoP Architects, Snøhetta, Void, White

CSoP 2.1 - 2016, International PhD Seminar, Oslo School of Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway @ Oslo Architectural Triennial 2016

Practice-oriented Research and Research by Design

CSoP 2.2 - 2016, International Seminar, DogA Design and Architecture Norway

Research in Architectural and Design Practice

  • Participating Practices: Helen & Hard, Kieran Timberlake, SHoP Architects, Snøhetta, Void, White

CSoP 3 - 2017, International Conference, Aarhus School of Architecture, Aarhus, Denmark @ Aarhus Cultural Capital 2017 + Rising Architecture Week 2017

Research in Architectural Practice & Architecture without Clients - Unsolicited Forms of Practice

  • Participating Practices: Atelier d'Architecture Autogérée, Architects without Borders, Älvstranden, Helen & Hard, Kieran Timberlake, Nonconform, Raumlabor, Snøhetta, Transsolar

CSoP 4 - 2018, International Symposium, TUM Technical University Munich, Germany @ Munich Creative Business Week 2018

Transformations in Architectural Profession and Education


In planning:

CSoP 5 - 2018, National Symposium, DogA Design and Architecture Norway

CSoP 6 - 2018, International Symposium, UCL The Bartlett & Architectural Association School of Architecture, London, England

CSoP 7 - 2018, International Symposium, Columbia University, New York City, USA


BOOKS

Hensel, M. Ed. (2012). Design Innovation for the Built Environment – Research by Design and the Renovation of Practice. London: Routledge.

Hensel, M. and Nilsson, F. Eds. (2016). The Changing Shape of Practice - Integrating Research and Design in Architecture Volume 1. London: Routledge.

In production: Hensel, M. and Nilsson, F. Eds. (2018). The Changing Shape of Practice – Further Cases of Integrating Research and Design in Architecture Volume 2. London: Routledge.

In production: Hensel, M. and Unterrainer, W. (2020). Architecture without Clients - Unsolicited Forms of Practice. London: Routledge.


Spin-off Publications:

Unterrainer W. Ed. Emerging Architectures – The Changing Shape of Architectural Practices. Aarhus: Arkitektskolens Forlag.


BOOK CHAPTERS

Hensel, M., Sunguroğlu Hensel, D. And Turko, J. (2012) ‘Research in the context of the OCEAN Design Research Association’. In: Hensel, M. Ed. Design Innovation for the Built Environment – Research by Design and the Renovation of Practice, London: Routledge, 91-106.

Hensel, M. (2012) ‘The Research Centre for Architecture and Tectonics at the Oslo School of Architecture and Design’. In: Hensel, M. Ed. Design Innovation for the Built Environment – Research by Design and the Renovation of Practice, London: Routledge, 145-160.

Hensel, M. (2012) ‘Performance-oriented Design as a Framework for Research by Design’. In: Hensel, M. Ed. Design Innovation for the Built Environment – Research by Design and the Renovation of Practice, London: Routledge, 121-143.

Hensel, M. and Nilsson, F. (2016) ‘Introduction: The Changing Shape of Practice’ In: Hensel, D. Hensel, M. and Nilsson, F. Eds. The Changing Shape of Practice - Integrating Research and Design in Architecture. London: Routledge, xiv-xviii.

Hensel, M. and Sunguroğlu Hensel, D. (2016) ‘The Future Practices of OCEAN’ In: Hensel, D. Hensel, M. and Nilsson, F. Eds. The Changing Shape of Practice - Integrating Research and Design in Architecture. London: Routledge, 168-180.

Hensel, M. (2018) ‘The Changing Shape of Practice – A multi-level Project’. In: Unterrainer W. Ed. Emerging Architectures – The Changing Shape of Architectural Practices. Aarhus: Arkitektskolens Forlag, 116-120.


EXHIBITIONS

2016 The Changing Shape of Practice – 6 Practices @ Galleri AHO, Oslo, Norway, 29 September – 14 October 2016.

In planning:

2017 Byggforserien - Past, Present, and Futures @ Galleri AHO, Oslo, Norway, September - October 2017.