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CANACTIONS is ARCHITECTURAL YOUTH MOVEMENT TOWARDS THE REALM OF CONTEMPORARY ARCHITECTURE

It is the field of communication and sharing ideas for   young architects and architectural students. It gives a new sense to Ukrainian architectural community and cultivates deeper understanding of contemporary architecture in Ukraine.

All the events are open to public.

OBJECTIVES:

ON EDUCATION

- learning how to do things in the RIGHT way. Developing GUIDELINES and sticking to them.

ON BEING ACTIVE

- no procrastination  adopting ACTIVE position.

- creating CIVIL SOCIETY.

- CONSOLIDATE.

- mastering SUSTAINABILITY. Developing subtle perception of the world, learning to be attentive and respectful to our environment. Tread lightly.

ON KYIV HILLS

-HIGHLIGHTING this place on the border between the historic centre of Kyiv and the Dnieper as the territory of exceptional importance for the evolution of the capital, as the trail which goes through the most prominent spaces, representing the image and spirit of the City.

-identifying major PROBLEMS of the Kyiv hills.

-developing basic GUIDELINES for their preservation and development.

ON THE HOUSE OF ARCHITECTS

-giving the House of Architects a new BREATH OF LIFE, realizing its potential and making it more popular. Raising the status of the profession and of the House of Architects as the centre of architectural life in the country.

ORGANIZERS:

architectural bureau Zotov&Co www.zotov.com.ua,

ambitious Ukrainian and European young architects.

CURATOR:

Viktor Zotov viktor@zotov.com.ua

SUPPORT:

National Union of Architects of Ukraine

Architectural Club

News

01.04.2016– 29.04.2016

RE: IVAN HONCHAR MUSEUM. International PLACEMAKING Workshop

We are happy to announce Ivan Honchar Museum as the theme and the location of the Place Making & Building Transformation workshop. 

CURATOR:Theo Hauben / HAU|Hauben architecture & urbanism / the Netherlands

TUTORS:  ELENA ARCHIPOVAITE / Lithuania &  ANDREA VIDOTTO / Italy


This workshop is about the publicness of space in Kiev. Rather than focusing on the physical properties of public spaces, this workshop will scrutinize public space uses and the functions they hold in the lives of the citizens.

More info and the application process:http://festival.canactions.com/…/canaction…/workshop/5/about

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23.03.2016

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20.03.2016– 21.05.2016

CANactions 2016

Subject of the CANactions 2016: 

RESILIENT ARCHITECTURE


Dates of CANactions 2016:

May 19-21


Curator of the IAF CANactions 2016:

Theo Hauben / HAU / the Netherlands


10.03.2016– 24.04.2016

STREET GEBERIT open call

GEBERIT with CANactions invites young architects and designers to contribute to the development of sustainable public street toilets for Ukrainian cities within STREET GEBERIT: Всеукраїнський конкурс (March 10, 2016 - April 21, 2016)


The need for sanitation in urban areas is obvious. Inappropriate sanitation can be damaging to human health and the environment. Especially in urban areas, where public toilets are more common.
Innovative design improvements in public toilets and new ways of recycling will help governments and their partners to meet the enormous challenge of providing quality services to public sanitation.


Organizer: GEBERIT - The European leader in the field of sanitary products.

Co-organizer: CANactions - interdisciplinary urban research platform.

Partners: Zhytomyr City Council.


First place - 30 000 UAH and the realisation of the project
Second place - 15 000 UAH
Third place - 7000 UAH
Audience Award - 5000 UAH


Who can participate:

The competition is open to persons under 35 years, who are citizens of Ukraine, from students to skilled architects and designers.

More information  THERE

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