[APPLIED] FOREIGN AFFAIRS : Investigating spatial phenomena in rural and urban Sub-Saharan Africa Paperback / softback
Edited by Baerbel Mueller
Part of the Edition Angewandte series
[a]FA is a laboratory of the Institute of Architecture of the University for Applied Arts in Vienna, in which spatial, infrastructure, ecological and cultural phenomena of the Sub-Saharan region are investigated.
The concept for each project is based on an interdisciplinary and trans-cultural approach. This publication documents three projects that were carried out between 2011 and 2015.
GUABULIGA _ WELL BY THE THORN TREE / ON OTHER PLANNING in northern Ghana, STAGING APAM / ON OTHER ARCHITECTURE at Ghana's Atlantic coast, and LUBUNGAMODE / ON OTHER ARTISTIC RESEARCH in Kisangani, DR of Congo.
The book illustrates the projects' creative processes and contexts, embedded in contemporary discourses - well-known experts from architecture, art, theory, and urban sociology take a stand.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 452 pages, 300 Illustrations, color
- Publisher: Birkhauser
- Publication Date: 23/01/2017
- Category: Architectural structure & design
- ISBN: 9783035611007