The housing concept evolution, in terms of architecture, interior design and technologies will be the focal point of this international week that will take place from February 3rd to February 7th.
Under the title “ iHome, from the modern house to the future home”, architects, designers, computer engineers and teachers from 12 European Universities will lead sessions and workshops to think about future homes, during the second international iWeek, organized by the High School of Technical Education of the CEU Cardenal Herrera University. This session will focus on the trends of three educational fields of the ESET (Architecture, design and technologies) that would be applied to homes in the next years, with the contribution of invited teachers who come from various European countries.
Ron Arad, interviewed in Poryecto Contract magazine.
Ron Arad, architecte, designer et artiste, est, après plus de 30 années de carrière marquées par une expérimentation constante, l’une des figures les plus emblématiques du design au niveau international. Interviewé par la revue Proyecto Contract de Casa Viva suite à la récente exposition rétrospective de son œuvre à Madrid, il lui a demandé son opinion sur l’architecture et le design espagnol.
Ron Arad, interviewed by Poryecto Contract magazine.
Ron Arad, architect, designer and artist, is, after more than a 30 years career spent constantly evolving, one of the most outstanding designer on an international scale. Interviewed by the magazine Proyecto Contract of Casa Viva on the occasion of the new retrospective exhibition of its work in Madrid, he has been asked his opinion on the Spanish design and architecture.
From the 3rd to the 7th of February professors from any European university will be able to reflect on the evolution of the concept of homes from architectural, interior design, and home automation perspectives
CEU-UCH´s Technical School of Engineering (ESET) is preparing for the second edition of the international iWeek. Entitled “iHome, from the modern house to the future home”, architects, designers and professors from different European universities will lead sessions and workshops to reflect on the housing of the future. This reflection will be from the point of view of ESET´s three teaching fields: architecture, design and technologies, and automated software that will be installed in homes in the coming years.
David Ruiz, a student from CEU-UCH, did European work experience at the main offices of this prestigious studio in Amsterdam working on the award-winning project
Architecture students at CEU-UCH will be able to continue doing international work experience at an “award winning” studio. Cruz and Ortiz Architects, one of the participants in CEU-UCH´s European Internship Pool for Architecture & Design(BEPAD), has been awarded a prize by the Abe Bonnema Foundation for their part in the renovation of the RijksMuseum in Amsterdam. David Ruiz, an architecture student from CEU-UCH, carried out his international work experience over the past academic year. He was based in Amsterdam at this now award-winning studio and participated in the renovation project that won the award. This renovation project has had one million visitors in five months and its opening was the largest cultural event in the Netherlands in 2013.
She spent her six month stay working at EXP Architects´ studio which was set-up by three young French architects.
The Faro Global grants programme promotes the mobility of final year students from all Spanish universities. It does this, with the aim of improving their employability, by enabling high quality work placements to be carried out at companies based in Europe, Asia, the United States, and Canada. Thanks to this programme, financed by the Ministry of Education and managed by the Fundación General de la Universidad de Valladolid, CEU-UCH´s architecture student, Concepción Pérez García, is doing a work placement in Paris for six months.
She will work at EXP Architectes´ studio until December. This architecture firm was set-up by three young French architects who have carried out projects such as the refurbishment of the Plaza del Centenario in Valladolid. Cuca told us what the selection process was like and how her international professional experience in France is going in this interview.