- UCD architectural graduate wins RIBA President's Medal
- Assistant Professor Samantha Martin-McAuliffe new editor-in-chief of Architectural Histories.
- The Just Transition
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- Hugh Campbell's 2020 Architecture Student Induction
- Samburu Stories: Communicating Architecture in the Climate Emergency
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- Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara Receive the 2020 Pritzker Architecture Prize
- The growing research impact of APEP; a global leader in UCD
- Davis Now Radio Lectures
- 50 people to watch in 2020 contains two members of APEP
- Exploring Social Acceptance of the Bioeconomy. Funded PhD Opportunity in Environmental Policy.
Samburu Stories: Communicating Architecture in the Climate Emergency
Thursday, 17 September, 2020
Curated by students from University College Dublin, Samburu Stories recounts the story of the collaborative experience of building the n'kaji, the vernacular house of the Samburu lowlands of Kenya. The n'kaji is a conduit for understanding facets of the climate emergency that are often deemed abstract and theoretical. Through studying the house from a transdisciplinary perspective, we can better understand the complexities of global warming and consider how climate change will impact the ways we build and live over the coming decades.
This exhibition was organised by Samantha Martin-McAuliffe and curated by students in her MArch module ARCT 40080: Research and Innovation in the Designed Environment.
Samburu Stories is on view at the Irish Architectural Archive, 45 Merrion Square. Tue-Fri https://iarc.ie/