We connect architects and urbanists from Switzerland and Brazil.
The World Congress of Architects UIA21 was held in Rio de Janeiro between the 18th and 22nd of July 2021 and the Swissnex team organised some events that were part of the congress. Also, Rio has been nominated the world capital of architecture by UNESCO, opening opportunities and possibilities to strengthen Swissnex initiatives on architecture and urbanism between researchers, artists, designers, architects, and innovators from Switzerland and Brazil.Learn More
Check out upcoming events on Architecture
Reflections on wood
Watch the webinar held on 13 October 2021, on flexible systems and wooden constructions for challenging environments. This webinar is part of the Future Now webinar series, in collaboration with Insight Architecture.
Digital fabrication between research and practice.
Watch the webinar held on 6 October 2021 on the importance of digitalization and automation processes for the built environment including computer-aided design methods and digital manufacturing processes such as large-format 3D printing. This webinar is part of the Future Now webinar series, in collaboration with Insight Architecture.
Earth, Clay and Context
Watch the webinar on the use of earth and clay in modern architecture, showing the shift from spectacular to vernacular architecture held on 29 September 2021. This webinar is part of the Future Now webinar series, in collaboration with Insight Architecture.
Revisiting earthen architecture
Watch the webinar on earthen architecture, held on 10 September 2021. This webinar is part of the Future Now webinar series, in collaboration with Insight Architecture.
Architecture competitions roundtable at UIA2021RIO
Watch the roundtable held on 15 July 2021 during the UIA2021RIO on the importance of architecture competitions.
Urban living, climate change and sustainability: the future of our cities
How are climate change and sustainability shaping urban grids? Watch the recording of the webinar held in 15 July 2021 with experts from the EPFL, WHO and USP.
Urban Living, mobility and health - the future of our cities
Watch the webinar held on 4 March 2021 on the importance of urban planning and architecture in health and mobility with experts and researchers from EPFL, WHO and USP.
The Architecture Competition. Part of the culture in Switzerland.
Watch our first webinar on architecture competitions and their importance for urban planning.
Urban Living and Covid-19: Impacts on Architecture and the Future of Cities
Digital fabrication in architecture and design
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