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.
July 17 – 31, 2021
AgrarBildungsZentrum Salzkammergut, Pichlhofstraße 62,
4813 Altmünster, Austria
1.650 € tuition fee
including accommodation, full board, field trip and summer school handbook
Course certificate (4 ECTS) issued by University of Art and Design Linz
Confirmation of participation issued by BASEhabitat
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.
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
Visit examples of vernacular architecture in Austria.
Present and discuss your own projects and benefit from this great network
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.