Buildings have a large negative impact on the environment in terms of the natural resources and energy that they consume, as well as substantially...

Cities and their public spaces have gone from once being tagged by vandals & misfits to inviting renowned artists to make use of their walls...

In 2016, the second *Emerge Competition was launched. Students were called to participate in the theme, 'Rising Youth', to confront pertinent issues faced by the...

‘Buildings’ in their bare essence can be seen as no different to any other technology when considering John Ruskin’s statement: “We require from buildings two...

This dissertation is rooted within my personal struggle to understand and react to my experiences of absurdity and complexity within place and the making...

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...

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

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...

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

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...