Gawie Fagan, alumnus of 1952, passes away at the age of 94.
Posted on October 06, 2020
This obituary was requested by, and prepared for, for the South African Institute of Architects
In honour of Sir Terence Conran (1931 - 2020)
Posted on September 17, 2020
Sir Terence Conran was awarded an Honorary Doctorate in Architecture from the Department of Architecture in 2012
Urban green spaces are essential for well-being
Posted on September 08, 2020
The importance of being able to access open spaces, especially green spaces in urban environments, has never been more evident than during the current state of social distancing and restriction of movement brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic. This was especially significant during the first...
World Interiors Day Virtual Exhibition
Posted on May 22, 2020
Zakkiya Khan discusses Nexus World Interiors Day Virtual Exhibition
Corobrik Regional Architecture Award University of Pretoria
Posted on April 03, 2020
Annemie Vermeulen, from the University of Pretoria, is one of eight young architects from around the country to receive a Corobrik Regional Architecture Award
Are you interested in a career in Architecture?
Posted on April 01, 2020
“What do Architects and Urban Planners Do?" is a free online course promoting careers in Architecture, Urban Planning, Urban Design, Landscape Architecture and Interior Architecture.
Institute of Engineering Education Taiwan (IEET) accreditation
Posted on November 22, 2019
Prof Barker was part of a two-member international panel of the Canberra Accord that assessed the Architectural Accreditation Commission (AAC) of Institute of Engineering Education Taiwan (IEET) in Taipei from 5 to 9 November.
Call for information: Dutch building industry professionals in South Africa 1902 – 1961
Posted on October 15, 2019
The editors of the Tectonic ZA Wilhelmiens project invites the
public to make contact and share information that will contribute
to a new research publication.
Zakkiya Khan appointed on IFI’s Educational Policy Taskforce
Posted on August 29, 2019
Zakkiya Khan is a lecturer in the interior architecture programme. She has been appointed to serve on a global educational policy taskforce for the International Federation of Interior Architects/Designers (IFI).
Dr Carin Combrink receives the University of Pretoria’s Community Engagement Award
Posted on May 30, 2019
Congratulations to Dr Carin Combrink, senior lecturer at the Department of Architecture, on the receipt of the University of Pretoria’s Community Engagement Award on 21 May 2019
TOP UP STUDENT WINS PPC IMAGINARIUM AWARD
Posted on May 14, 2019
Wian Jordaan, top BScArch student of the class of 2018, was recently announced as the winner of the architecture category in the PPC Imaginarium Awards. His fellow student, Hano Venter, was placed fourth. More than 25 entries were received from third year students from southern Africa, including...
UP Department of Architecture hosts international architectural archiving workshops
Posted on March 04, 2019
The Architecture Archives of the University of Pretoria (AAUP) and the Cultural Heritage Agency of the Netherlands recently hosted a series of workshops on the management and preservation of architectural drawing collections.
Interior Architecture postgraduate student, Nadia Ghillino captivates the attention of SABC and Chinese Global Daily
Posted on February 12, 2019
Nadia Ghillino, Masters student in Interior Architecture (class of 2018) exhibited her dissertation project, The Secret Life of Streets, at the Department of Human Settlements’ Neighbourhood 4.0 Off-the-Wall Technology Showcase at the CSIR on 8-9 February.
5 SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES WHO WILL COMPETE IN THE 36 HOUR DESIGN CHALLENGE
Posted on August 27, 2018
The Boogertman + Partners Architectural Design Scholarship Award Africa
Boukunde Ways of Practicing
Posted on July 20, 2018
Atypical Interiority - Interrogate the spaces you inhabit,
Sponsored by Paragon Group
Q&Arch at AZA 18
Posted on April 24, 2018
Information session on Architecture, Interior Architecture and Landscape Architecture for 2019
Lecture Series - Boukunde: Ways of Practicing
Posted on February 28, 2018
Boukunde is celebrating 75 Years of excellence - a four part lecture series
Posted on November 24, 2017
2017 masters exhibition and cocktail function
Staff Activities: Prof Arthur Barker
Posted on October 16, 2017
A series of updates and activities of Prof Arthur Barker of the Department of Architecture
Where are the Women Architects?*
Posted on October 10, 2017
The Department of Architecture at the University of Pretoria's open lecture on 18 October 2017 - Groenkloof, Lecture Hall 8