Slice of Architecture / OCT 6, 2016: DIRK JAN POSTEL (NL) Camera

BAUA (Baltic Architects unions association) Awards 2016 in cooperation with RISEBA FAD invites the students, participants and all the interesents to the open lecture by invited jury member architect Dirk Jan Postel (kraaijvanger . architects, NL) on Thursday, Oct 6, 15.00. Lecture will be in English. Location: RISEBA Architecture and Media Centre H2O 6, Street Durbes 4, 3rd floor.

Dirk Jan Postel (1957) is an architect and partner of kraaijvanger . architects based in Rotterdam. He studied architecture at the Technical University Delft and has designed and realised a multitude of projects in The Netherlands and abroad. Among his best known works are the Museum Voorlinden near The Hague (2016), the City Office of Utrecht (2014) and the Dutch Ambassador’s Residence in Beijing (2007).

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

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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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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Guest lecture on Oct 8, 11.00 at FAD: Hadley Barrett (UK)

RISEBA FAD is hosting one of the BAUA AWARDS 16 events on Saturday, Oct 8, 11.00 - guest lecture "Sustainability and Creativity in Development" by Hadley Barrett (UK), CEO of the Oxford Sustainable Group and Director and non-executive director of various private and stock market listed wind and energy development companies.

Free entry.
Lecture will be held in English. Location: RISEBA Architecture and Media centre H2O 6, Str. Durbes 4, 3rd floor.

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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! Camera

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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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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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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