Abu Dhabi students showcase their talents at global exhibition in Italy – News
Abu Dhabi- – The curated exhibition aims to rethink the emerging economic and environmental resilience of the city
A team of students and researchers from the University of Abu Dhabi (ADU) designed a project called “Abu Dhabi’s Vertical Studio,” an organized exhibition that aims to rethink Abu Dhabi’s emerging economic and environmental resilience.
Students from the Department of Architecture and Design at ADU College of Engineering will be among 212 international architects, artists, universities, urban planners and creative professionals from over 51 countries showcasing their projects at the Fifth Biennial Architecture Exhibition organized by the European Cultural Center.
Entitled “Time Space Existence 2021”, the exhibition taking place in Venice, Italy from May will run until November 21, 2021.
Led by Nadia Mounajjed and Apostolos Kyriazis, assistant professors in the Department of Architecture and Design, the ADU team is made up of two research assistants and 21 ADU students.
“This exhibition is an incredible opportunity for the ADU Department of Architecture and Design and our students. It provides a creative venue to present our reflections and design ideas on the city of Abu Dhabi and its architecture, ”said Nadia Mounajjed, Assistant Professor in the Department of Architecture and Design at ADU. Khaleej weather.
“It is also a great moment for the exchange of knowledge and experiences. We come to this exhibition with the intention of learning and engaging because we see it as a unique platform for the crossroads of ideas that emerge from different design disciplines and practices. Despite the many challenges we faced during the pandemic, we are very happy that the event is finally taking place and that we are a part of it. “
Held every two years, this year’s edition of the Architecture Exhibition features projects from around the world focused on water urban planning, green and resilient cities, the development of new and natural materials, construction systems and methods.
The ADU project, funded by the 2019 Abu Dhabi Award for Research Excellence (AARE), is now presented in the historic Palazzo Bembo in Venice, Italy.