Johannesburg, The City of Gold, can be defined by the interaction between what is below, what is on its surface, and what is above. Johannesburg came into...

We are all constantly exposed to images. When it comes to blogs and Instagram accounts, we are bombarded by carefully curated imagery that represent idealized versions of...

So, we managed to get through 2016. Despite the whirlwind of events and tragic losses we tried to smile and keep it moving. We have had lots...

South Africa is representative of a condition that is common to many developing countries; known in economic terms as 'The Missing Middle', it is characterized by a high number...

The treatise seeks to make a valuable contribution to a current discussion in architecture and urbanism regarding the perception and re-conceptualisation of what in previous paradigms was left-over, unassigned space between developments....

The project titled "Treadmill’ is located in Mitchell Street, Pretoria West. A group of four students tackled the latent potential of industrial heritage in this area and...

Gastronomy is a trendy topic across many threads of discourse in architecture and urbanism. Where western food courts within mega-malls exist as mere banal spaces of service,...

The industrial age taught us that research and development are key to finding efficient and effective solutions but the cost and permanence of architecture makes it difficult...

The world in which we live is shaped by the pressures of industry. Where man’s attempt to increase profitability and prioritize output, results in bridges, highways and...

The focus of this dissertation stems from the interest of objectifying a non-architectural contemporary problem in South Africa by means of symbolic representation, so that the conceived...