the decolonization of education<br>online symposium<br>12 november 2021

the decolonization of education
online symposium
12 november 2021

Our fourth online symposium discussed what formats are needed to facilitate new and critical perspectives in education – in Southeast Asia and beyond.
house without walls<br>oswald nagler in rangoon

house without walls
oswald nagler in rangoon

The American architect Oswald Nagler came to Myanmar (then Burma) in 1957. The house he designed for himself in Rangoon can still serve as a model for responsible architecture.
the future of modernity<br>online symposium<br>17 september 2021

the future of modernity
online symposium
17 september 2021

Our third online symposium focused on conservation strategies being discussed in Germany and Southeast Asia.
contested modernities<br>exhibition opening<br>video documentation

contested modernities
exhibition opening
video documentation

On 10 September 2021, the exhibition Contested Modernities. Postcolonial Architecture in Southeast Asia opened its doors at Haus der Statistik in Berlin.
the present of modernity<br>online symposium<br>11 june 2021

the present of modernity
online symposium
11 june 2021

In lectures, videos, and discussions the event explored how to bring modernist buildings into the future and what considerations can be helpful in this process.
gelora bung karno – from a heritage sports complex to a modern public park

gelora bung karno – from a heritage sports complex to a modern public park

With this video for Contested Modernities, d-associates reflect on the process of the Gelora Bung Karno Sports Complex renovation.
stop architectural deforestation!

stop architectural deforestation!

The discussion of heritage conservation has to move towards a more holistic view that includes an ethical discourse of environmental and social sustainability.
building modernities and launch of arch+ 243<br>online symposium, 16 april 2021

building modernities and launch of arch+ 243
online symposium, 16 april 2021

The first event explored how modernities were build through transnational collaborations, and presented issue 243 of ARCH+ on Contested Modernities.