First one-day workshop and design hackathon DesignSmash in RIGA is completed

First DesignSmash RIGA contest organized by RISEBA University Faculty of Architecture and Design in cooperation with DesignSmash and Massportal is just over. Teams of 11 designers came together and worked on the design prototypes using 3D modelling software and 3D printers provided by MassPortal. Congratulations to the winning team of DesignSmash Riga contest - RISEBA FAD architecture students Arta Lāce and Helēna Laura Bindemane. The designers will eventually solve the issue of tangled wires and cables in everyones pockets and bags.

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DesignSmash RIGA on Sep 15 / 3d printing: the present or the future?

This is your chance to become a virtuoso at 3D printing and challenge yourself against teams of young emerging designers by creating a new design-object in a single day! RISEBA University Faculty of Architecture and DesignDesignSmash and MassPortal joins the forces in organising design hackathon - a free event created to showcase Riga’s design talents. 

More information and updates on the Facebook event page here.
 
APPLICATIONS CLOSE SEPTEMBER 9! Click here to apply. The teams (2-3 people per team) will be assembled just before the workshop / competition day.

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FAD and AVMM summer school TA_KA+

Kristīne Obodova, Jānis Bērziņš / FAD absolventi

Nav noslēpums, ka Roja vasarā kļūst par radošu notikumu epicentru. No 21. – 31. jūlijam (2016) šiem notikumiem pievienojās arī augstskolas RISEBA arhitektūras un audiovizuālo mediju mākslas programmu kopīgā starptautiskā vasaras skola TA_KA+, kas turpināja iepriekšējos gados notikušo arhitektūras studentu radošo darbnīcu ARH VASARA tradīcijas. Šogad, pateicoties Valsts izglītības attīstības aģentūras stipendijām un Augstskolai RISEBA, vasaras skolā piedalījās 12 jaunieši no Bulgārijas, Moldovas, Turcijas, Baltkrievijas, Kazahstānas, Uzbekistānas un Latvijas. 

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RISEBA FAD 2nd year students goes to Japan

RISEBA FAD continues its cooperation with the famous Japanese garden and landscape design company Kosuga Zohen. After a brief visit at the faculty and a guest lecture, Kosuga Zohen gave the opportunity for two students to go on the study trip to Japan from July 2 - 7 this year. 

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Slice of Architecture / SEP 22, 2016: LIENE GRIEZĪTE (LV)

Starting 2016/2017 study year, RISEBA FAD relaunches cycle of open guest lectures - SLICE OF ARCHITECTURE. First SLICE of the fall semester will take place on Thursday, Sep 22, 13:00 with the lecture "Understanding the context in building reconstruction" by architect LIENE GRIEZĪTE.

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2016/2017 academic year will start on Sep 5

The new academic year will start on September 5, 2016. For all freshmen this will be the very first year of their student life and, traditionally, there will be an introduction and a special event for all 1st year students from all RISEBA University programmes at 12:00 in the yard of the Main Campus of RISEBA University, 3 Meza Street. During the event you will be welcomed by RISEBA Rector and then all of you will join a RISEBA student march from RISEBA Main Campus to RISEBA Architecture and Media Centre H2O 6.

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RISEBA FAD and AVMM Summer school TA_KA+. 2016 is officially over. See you next summer!

Sestdien, 30. jūlijā Rojā ar vizuāli izteiksmīgu mākslas objektu atklāšanu noslēdzās augstskolas RISEBA Arhitektūras un Audiovizuālās mediju mākslas starptautiskā Vasaras skola TA_KA+. 2016. 10 dienās studenti radīja trīs mākslas darbus, demonstrējot arhitektūras un audiovizuālo mākslu mijiedarbības iespējas. Topošie arhitekti pārsteidza acis un paspēlējās ar klātesošo sajūtām.

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First FAD BA Thesis Book published

Together with FAD BA Thesis public exhibition held in the National Library of Latvia from Feb 23 until March 18, the team of students and academic staff worked on and published the first FAD book.

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