Laboratory of Architecture and Sustainable Technologies LAST
Housing is Urbanism
Adrian Streich, architect in Zurich, was the guest of Prof. Emmanuel Rey’s studio at the Laboratory of Architecture and Sustainable Technologies (LAST) to present his architectural approach. Entitled “Housing is Urbanism”, his lecture allowed the students to understand the issues inherent in the development of complex housing projects in dense urban contexts.
Transitions, hybridizations, modularities
Prof. Emmanuel Rey, Head of the Laboratory of Architecture and Sustainable Technologies (LAST) and partner of the architectural firm Bauart, was the guest on April 26 of the conferences cycle "Parole d'architecte" organized by the Valais School of Art (EDHEA), in partnership with the Valais Media Library and the Real Estate and Heritage Service of the Canton of Valais. Entitled “Transitions, hybridations, modularités”, his lecture emphasized how the challenges linked to the transition towards sustainability constitute a real "raw material", in the conceptual sense of the term, to rethink some modalities of the architectural project.
Study trip to Marseille
The studio of Prof. Emmanuel Rey of the Laboratory of Architecture and Sustainable Technologies (LAST) went this year on a study trip to Marseille. This extramural teaching activity was an opportunity for the students to visit various urban fabrics in the process of regeneration, public space projects and works of architecture that resonate with the issues addressed in the RHODANIE URBAINE design studio.