Barcelona

Traditional Architecture

Summer School

2023

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We are working on the details of the program.

If you are interested in participating, please, fill in the form and we will keep you posted.

About the School

July 10th – 23rd 2023  |  Barcelona, Spain

  • This program will take place nearby Barcelona.
  • Local traditional urbanism, architecture and building details will be studied in order to create a preservation and new traditional building patterns catalogue for the area.
  • During the last days upgrade proposals for different public places of the town will be designed, using the work previously developed as a guideline for them.
  • Hand drawing and measuring buildings will be the main activity to be developed each day.
  • Experts in local vernacular architecture and building techniques will be lecturing on diverse related topics.
  • There will be trips around the area and some building sites will be visited too.

How to Apply

Skills

The language to be used during the activities will be mainly English, so at least basic skills using this language are recommended. Hand drawing and measuring buildings will be the main activity to be developed each day, so a good command of it is also recommended.

Number of participants

Places are limited to 20. We will be developing a selection process among all candidates. Several places will be reserved for the students of each participating university.  

Fee

Pending confirmation

Registration and deadline

 

Those interested in participating must fill in the Application Form or send an email to: premiorafaelmanzano@gmail.com

The registration deadline is March 31st, 2023

Contact us

 

If you have any question, please, do not hesitate to contact us premiorafaelmanzano@gmail.com 

Grants

  • The Fundaçao Serra Henriques offers ten grants to students from the Universities of Algarve, Autónoma de Lisboa, Beira Interior (UBI), Coimbra, Évora, Lisboa, Minho, Portucalense do Porto, Porto (FAUP) e ISCTE. 

 

  • Alireza and Mina Sagharchi offer two grants covering the fee of the Summer School.

    Involved Institutions

    The Summer School is organized by:

    The International Network for Traditional Building, Architecture & Urbanism (INTBAU), is an active network of individuals and institutions dedicated to the creation of humane and harmonious buildings and places which respect local traditions. It brings together those who design, make, maintain, study or enjoy traditional building, architecture and places.
    The Rafael Manzano Prize for New Traditional Architecture aims to disseminate the principles of traditional and classical architecture and urbanism in contemporary society in the territory of Spain and Portugal, both in the restoration of monuments and urban complexes, and the new buildings.

    Thanks to the support of:

    Kalam is a leading international company specializing in the field of heritage restoration and the rehabilitation of historic buildings. In its commitment to the quality and rigor required in its work, it preserves the traditional trades through its own consolidated workforce and continuous training.

    The  Fundação Serra Henriques was established in Portugal in 1997 for the promotion of education, culture and science; paying special attention to the study of the national territory for local development and improvement of cultural heritage.

    Alireza & Mina Sagharchi

    * More supporter’s details coming soon

    With the collaboration of:

    *Details coming soon

    Faculty and Coordination

    Guest Lecturers

    Programme

     

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