822154 VO Architectural Theory

summer semester 2022 | Last update: 24.01.2022 Place course on memo list
VO Architectural Theory
VO 2
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In this course, students gain insight into the political, ideological, and philosophical contexts of architecture, urbanism, and landscape of the 20th century.

Radical Austria, Everything is Architecture

In the lecture Architectural Theory M, Bart Lootsma discusses the continuity between the Austrian avant-gardes of the Fin de Siecle, the 1920s and those of the 1960s and early 70s. The avant-garde of the 1960s and early 70s was shaped by Viennese Actionism, cybernetics, space travel and a multitude of international influences. It was the time of radical architecture by Hans Hollein, Walter Pichler, Coop Himmelb(l)au, Haus-Rucker-Co, Zünd-Up and Salt of the Earth.

Written, electronic examination procedure in the form of a single-choice test.

Course examination according to § 7, statute section on "study-law regulations".

Will be discussed in the first lesson.

Lectures will be published as podcasts on the website www.architekturtheorie.tv, under Lectures, AT M SS 2022.