Current Research

Collaborative Practice, lecture at Maastricht Academy of Architecture

Pierre d'Avoine talks about the following projects: Michiko Koshino, Host (Venice Biennale 1996), Housey Housey, Invisible House, Big House Little House, Chatfield House, Piper Rooftop, Rocket Room, San Salvatore, Busan Opera House, Birnbeck Island, Apparition. credits copyright: Pierre d'Avoine Architects introduction and initiator: Jos Bosman camera and montage: Ivo Rosbeek poster: Sven Jansse

 

Dwelling in the Future

Pierre is currently making a book titled “DWELLING IN THE FUTURE: land use, housing, and the conditions for contemporary architectural production” for New Ashgate Publishers - series ‘Design Research in Architecture’ (editors: Murray Fraser (Bartlett, UCL), Jonathan Hill (Bartlett, UCL), Jane Rendell (Bartlett, UCL) and Teddy Cruz (University of California).

A Counterproposal for Belper 

An urban design and landscape project with ex Kingston School of Architecture diploma student Aslihan Caruopapoulle which challenges Tesco’s current proposals for the town centre and environs of Belper, Derbyshire situated in the Derwent Valley World Heritage Site . The project follows on from a diploma programme at Kingston School of Architecture 2013-14. Aslihan is using the current research as the basis for a PhD at Kingston School of Architecture.