basehabitat International Summer School 2020
on earthen and bamboo construction

Participate and learn from the world’s leading experts in earthen and bamboo construction!

When

July 17 – 31, 2021

Material

Adobe, Rammed Earth, Earth and Fibre, Bamboo

Location

AgrarBildungsZentrum Salzkammergut
Altmünster, Austria

Applications start February, 2021

Due to the covid-19 pandemic, the summer school 2020 has to be postponed to July 2021. The programme will be basically the same. Some changes and adaptations are possible.

date

July 17 – 31, 2021

location

AgrarBildungsZentrum Salzkammergut, Pichlhofstraße 62,
4813 Altmünster, Austria

costs

1.650 € tuition fee
including accommodation, full board, field trip and summer school handbook

certification

Course certificate (4 ECTS) issued by University of Art and Design Linz
Confirmation of participation issued by BASEhabitat

application

Starts in February 2021
Fill in the application form on our website and upload your portfolio (max. 6 A4 pages in b/w)

who can participate

We address architects, students, lecturers, craftsmen and –women from all over the world, who are interested in sustainable architecture.

Programme

Building practice is the main focus of these two intense weeks, supplemented by theory inputs and a great possibility of establishing international networks.

Workshops on different construction techniques
Choose two out of four workshops:
adobe Franco Noriega, Zoé Tric (amàco)
rammed earth Dominik Abbrederis, Timur Ersen
earth & fibre Becky Little, Francois Streiff
bamboo Joana Torres, Luisa Correa

Details about workshops+trainers 2020

Theory Classes and Material Science
Sustainable architecture is challenging.
Improve your skills and gain know-how in lectures, groupwork and discussions.
Tutors and lecturers are going to share their passion.

Guest lecturers: Anna Heringer, Martin Rauch and others

Field Trip
Visit examples of vernacular architecture in Austria.

Peer Lectures
Present and discuss your own projects and benefit from this great network

Location

The Summer School takes place in the ABZ (AgrarBildungsZentrum) Salzkammergut.
It is not only the marvellous place at the shore of lake Traunsee, but it is the building itself that makes the place very special. The award-winning building is an innovative example of timber architecture.

basehabitat International
Summer School 2021
on earthen and bamboo
construction

When

July 17 – 31, 2021

Location

AgrarBildungsZentrum Salzkammergut
Altmünster, Austria

Applications start February, 2021