Generic Design Class and Workshop #06 – Detail of Architecture

by Relrich Sjarief

We invited you to join our first course at the end of this year.
1 day Detail Design Class and Workshop
Detail on architecture
9th September 2017

Introductory Lecture: 10.00 am – 12.00 pm
Workshop: 1.00 pm – 03.00 pm
Lecture & Discussion : 03.00 pm – 18.00 pm

In this course, tutors will explain the role and performance of detail in the architectural design taken from the book written by Michael Cadwell that is entitled “Strange Details” and the book written by Matthew Mindrup that is entitled “Material Imagination”. These two books will be the introduction of the course.
The second presentation is about the quality of detail design. It is about extracting the pattern of lighting into the measurement. This session followed with a workshop of lighting scheme by participants for 2.5 hours

The tutors will share his practice and experiment about lighting. The session followed by a workshop for interpreting Carlo Scarpa and adapt its operation into a design.
Due to the limitation of the space, the participants will be selected. If you are interested to join this course, please fill the form below:

The tuition fee is IDR 200.000,-. You will get design kit and other facilities for the course purpose including seminar book.
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This course is a starting of something that we are yet to feel and see, in the team, we are dedicated to giving our best for the participants to get the maximum learning curve in 1 day.

Detailed schedule
Session 1
10.00 – 11.30 Introduction to Detail Design: Strange Details and Material Imagination
11.30 – 12.30 Learning From the Master, Carlo Scarpa
12.30 – 13.00 Lunch Break

Session 2
13.00 – 15.00 Workshop
15.00 – 15.45 Task Discussion
15.45 – 18.00 Approaches: Personal Works and Feedback

About tutor (will be added from your suggestion/information)
Realrich Sjarief established R A W Architecture in 2011. He reestablished the long history of craftsmanships in his builder’s family that has been lasted for 3 generations, 60 years of practice since Indonesia Independence. At that time the practice has no name. The relationship between the supervisors and labours was intimate and personal to service some clients. The practice is well known for trust, quality, and its authentic design innovation in the mastery of building construction in Indonesia.

He worked for Norman Foster, well known for integration of Building and Technology. He graduated from Insitute Technology of Bandung, and University of New South Wales which he was awarded International Planning Workshop Award. He was involved in several projects such as Masdar Carbon Zero City, YTL Headquarters in Malaysia, and Baku, Azerbaijan TOD linkage. Over the last ten years, he has been involved in major projects throughout Abu Dhabi, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Karachi, Azerbaijan Incheon, Philippines and Vietnam.

RAW has grown reputations on winning 16 International and National Architecture design awards including prestigious National Gallery of Indonesia. He has worked for more than 300 Architectural projects and 110 open and limited competitions ranged from small scale product design to large scale mixed use development and master planning of more than 200 hectares of development. In 2012, his work, Bare Minimalist was nominated for IAI Jakarta Award. In 2015, National Gallery of Indonesia was nominated for IAI Jakarta Recognition Award. his works, Akanaka is nominated as IAI Jakarta Award 2017 and Omah Library won IAI Jakarta Award 2017

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