18 April 2019

co+labo radović      co+labo lecture series: On Aesthetics: What, Where, Why and How?       
co+labo guest research seminar/lecture on Tuesday, 23 April 2019 was delivered by Professor Piyalada Thaveeprungsriporn, Head of Architecture at Chulalongkorn University, BangkokIn order to facilitate discussion, each student was asked to "bring in an object/ a thing/ a photo/ a piece of music or anything she/he considers to be beautiful, and tell the class 'how the thing is beautiful' (or has certain aesthetic qualities)." All co+labo members have brought interesting, often surprising objects and ... more, assisting Piyalada to kick off her interactive presentation.

17 April 2019

co+labo radović  co+labo+dbStudio Fieldwork Bangkok starts with lectures@Meiji and Keio
Overlapping research themes and interests of co+labo and dbStudio are continuing to generate collaborative educational and research project between Keio Architecture and Meiji University I-AUD. Lectures by Davisi Boontharm and Ko Nakamura at I-AUD (above) and Darko Radović at Keio (below) have launched The Bangkok Fieldwork, which is conceptualised as the first of several critical and creative intersections in our investigations of multisensorial experience of urban spaces and environmental and cultural variations of quality of everyday urban life. Milica Muminović, first co+labo PhD Graduate (2014), who now teaches at the University of Canberra and is currently spending part of her Sabbatical at co+labo, contributed to discussion and quality of both sessions.
co+labo radović co+labo's Ayumu Magome received Double Degree@Politecnico di Milano
After completing his Masters Degree at Keio University, co+labo's graduate Ayumu Magome went to receive his Laureato Magistrale from our strategic partner, Politecnico di Milano, thus becoming second co+labo, and second Keio University student ever to receive a double degree for studies at both universities. At photos, left - Ayumu-san, with Professor Gabriele Masera, Head of Maters Programme at Politecnico ABC (and a trusted guardian angel of all co+labo students there) and (with a well-deserved laurel wreath on his head) with his classmate, one of the Italian co+labo boys Andrea Bonaiti.