The Centre for Civil Society in collaboration with Architecture School of Built Environment and Development Studies UKZN
Facilitated By: Akshi Behari, Michael Rout & Ronald Bafana
Will host screenings of the six-part documentary series profiling architects who are using design as a form of activism and resistance to tackle the world’s urban, environmental and social crises. The series follows architects from Vietnam, Nigeria, Spain, Pakistan, Israel/Occupied West Bank and Brazil who believe architecture can do more than iconic towers and luxury flats – turning away from elite “starchitecture” to design for the majority.
Venue: CCS Seminar Room A726, Level 7, Shepstone, Howard College, UKZN
Part 2 – A traditional future: Thursday19 September
Pakistani architect Yasmeen Lari uses local building techniques to rebuild villages in the flood-stricken Sindh region.
Credit: Al Jazeera Documentary in Six Parts: Rebel ArchitecturePosted on