GSA Lecture Series 2021: R&R Studios | 17 June '21
R&R Studios GSA Lecture Series 2021 17 June 2021 18:30-20:00 SAST On MS Teams: https://bit.ly/34JdN5U All lectures are free and open to the public. All lectures earn Cat 1,0,3 CPD credits. Click Image For Info.
GSA Lecture: Flores & Prats | 10 June 2021
GSA Lecture Series 2021: Flores & Prats 10 June 2021 18:30-20:00 SAST The studio of Ricardo Flores and Eva Prats was established in 1998 and focuses on processes of design and construction combined with intense academic engagement. Subsequent to their experience working in the studio of the architect Enric Miralles, Ricardo and Eva have developed a practice in which research is integrated with making and building, a practice that acknowledges the importance of the public interpretation and critical perspectives that the built work attracts as part of this process. Click Image For More Info
SAIA "many voices" RACE TRANSFORMATION AND SAIA with Jabu Makhubu
Jabu Absalom Makhubu, GSA @UNIT15x Leader, will join the SAIA “Many Voices” transformation webinar series and will be presenting his views and experiences on “Decolonising Architectural Education” at an SAIA event on 29th April at 15h00. Click To Read More.
Publication: Amílcar Cabral | The Life of the Reluctant Nationalist by Prof António Tomás
GSA is proud to announce that GSA Post-Professional Research Convenor Prof António Tomás’s work on Amílcar Cabral has just been published. The biography narrates Cabral’s revolutionary trajectory, from his early life in Portuguese Guinea to his death at the hands of his own men. It details his quest for national sovereignty, through the life of Cabral, António Tomás critically reflects on existing ways of thinking and writing about the independence of Lusophone Africa. Click to Read More.
Appointment of new GSA Director | Prof Mark Raymond
The Graduate School of Architecture (GSA) has appointed architect and educator Prof Mark Raymond (Trinidad and Tobago/UK) as the new Director of Africa’s largest dedicated postgraduate architectural school. Click To Read More.
FADA FABLAB OPENS! 2021
The Fablab is an interdisciplinary design workshop located in G100 and is a facility used for the production of student academic projects and staff research. It is an innovative space which offers training and knowledge about new technology like virtual reality, CNC routers, laser cutters and 3D printers- it also offers access to machines and tools like vinyl cutters, a vinyl press, large format printer, guillotines. It also hosts a small workshop with hand and motorised tools with restricted access. The workshop is open to all GSA students. There is mandatory health and safety training and will be organised by the GSA.. Materials and consumables are on sale at cost. CNC machines and printers are charged at a nominal rate per minute. Payments can be made via Snapscan or EFT. Director: Denver Hendricks, HoD DoA (firstname.lastname@example.org) Technical Workshop Assistant: Trevor McGurk (email@example.com) Software Training & Fabrication Assistant: Jesse Dymond (firstname.lastname@example.org) General Enquiries: Gabisile Mahlangu (email@example.com) Administration Officer, Gabisile Mahlangu. Opening Times: Monday: 9h00-13h00 Tuesday: 12h00-16h00 Wednesday: 9h00-13h00 Thursday: 9h00-13h00 Friday: 9h00-13h00