SLICE OF ARCHITECTURE: TARKETT product manager Anna Claudia Ricci (IT) / Oct 19, 13:00

THE NATURAL CHOICE FOR PEOPLE AND THE ENVIRONMENT – welcome to the Tarkett’s LINOLEUM day at RISEBA FAD!

Take a break an get to know more about the products used in the architecture and interior design. On Thursday, Oct 19, 13.00 students are invited to attend guest lecture by Anna Claudia Ricci (IT), Tarkett Linoleum Product Manager.

The lecture will be in English. Location: RISEBA Architecture and Media Centre H2O 6, Street Durbes 4, 3rd floor design studio.

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BLOG: Study trip to Italy for 3rd-year architecture students Camera

Ranay Utkelbayeva / 3rd-year student

In June, 2017 the destination of the study trip for the 3rd year was a country with rich history behind – Italy. During the tour we visited several cities: Milan, Genova, Bologna and Rome. The trip was followed by RISEBA FAD tutors: Viesturs Celmins (LV) and Thomas Stellmach (DE). Taking into account, the studio task for the last semester on Education / Knowledge mile – the main research topic in Italy was University campuses.

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FAD students take part in the International Students Research and Artistic Creation Conference "Changing World – in Search for New Solutions – 2017"

Šī gada 7. jūnijā noslēdzās RISEBA un AS „Rietumu Banka” studentu zinātniskā un māksliniecisko jaunrades darbu konference „Mainīgā pasaule – jaunu risinājumu meklējumos – 2017”, kurā divas dienas četru sekciju ietvaros savus zinātniskos ziņojumus prezentēja un ar radošajiem darbiem iepazīstināja vairāk nekā 60 studenti un skolēni.

Atzinības rakstus sekcijā "Biznesa psiholoģija un cilvēkresursu vadība" ieguva šī gada Arhitektūras bakalaura programmas absolventi Ervīns Gorelovs ar pētījumu "Satelītpilsētu modeļa piemērojamība esošajā Rēzeknes un apkārtnes pilsētu tīklā kā ilgtspējīgs risinājums Latgales centrālā reģiona attīstībai" un Mārtiņš Māls par darbu "Design Approaches and Principles for Austism Spectrum Disorder". Atzinību sekcijā "Reklāma vakar, šodien rīt" ieguva arī absolvente Aļona Purvlīce ar bakalaura darbā izstrādāto pētījumu "Contemporary Tendencies of the Development of Circus Architecture. Riga Circus".

Vairāk par konferences rezultātiem un foto šeit

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1st and 2nd year architecture students explores Finish architecture on the annual study tour from June 4 to 9 Camera

From June 4 to 9 architecture students of 1st and 2nd years went on the annual study tour to Finland. The road trip started with the bus tour to Helsinki, then continued to Tampere, Jyvaskyla, Seinajoki, Rauma and Turku. Students were accompanied by tutors Bart Melort, Gosia Olchowska, Dina Suhanova and Ints Menģelis.

Along the tour the group explored the historical architecture of Finland and Helsinki city, studied the legacy of the most celebrated midcentury Modernism Finnish architect Alvar Aalto, visited recent contemporary culture and sacral architecture and housing developments, visited the Aalto University and Tampere University of Technology, had a tour in the largest Finnish architecture office JKMM architects, enjoyed relaxing urban and rural sauna, and much more.

Photos: Dina Suhanova

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RISEBA FAD end of 2016/2017 spring semester architecture student projects reviews and events Camera

The BA architecture student projects reviews this year are organised in three days from Wednesday, May 24 to Friday, May 26 concluding with the open guest lecture, award ceremony and student party in the courtyard of H2O 6 on Friday. 
Presentations will start on Wednesday, May 24, 9.00 with the 3rd-year architecture design studio projects on “Knowledge mile and mobility in Pārdaugava”. On Thursday, May 25, 14.00, 2nd year architecture design studio will present proposals for The Visitor Center of Daugavas loki Nature Park in Latgale. On May 26, 10.00, 1st year Basics of Design studio with the private house projects in Moscow Forstadt, Street Līksnas. Read more to see the program.

Welcome to join the presentations, reviews and other events!
Location: RISEBA Architecture and Media Centre H2O 6, Street Durbes 4, 3rd-floor design studio.

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PROCESS 17: RISEBA FAD and RTU AF architecture student creative process exhibition Camera

Architecture student work exhibition PROCESS 17 will show the development stages of study projects by recreating the typical architecture studio interior with student sketches and scale models. Among the students' works, there will also be drawings from the works of this year's Architectural Award of the Year nominees.

Opening of the exhibition – Tuesday, May 16, 17.00 in the Cupola hall of the Latvian National Museum of Art.

The exhibition is organized as a collaboration between RISEBA University Architecture programme and RTU Faculty of Architecture students.

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The first five years of Architecture school in one book – FAD BOOK Camera

In early March, 2017, the first extensive edition by RISEBA FAD was published – “THE FAD BOOK. The First Five Years of FAD. 2011–2016”. The publication is a school book in three languages covering the period from the establishment of the Architecture school in 2011 under the leadership of architect Oskars Redbergs until 2015 when the first fifteen graduates defended their BA thesis projects and the fourth incoming class finished their first-year studies. The brief insight is given also in the study year of 2015/2016.

The book assembles the best architecture student projects from the first through third year during the five years of the faculty as well as the architecture bachelor projects and looks back into into life of FAD's community. The FAD book reveals the scope, diversity and typology of the study tasks which have considered actual urban and socioeconomic processes in Riga and beyond. Editors-in-chief and authors of the concept: Dina Suhanova, Igors Malovickis.

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