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Towards the end of ten TACK research journeys: 4 Questions x 10 Answers from our ESRs

February 20, 2023

After three intensive years, the TACK-project is slowly coming to an end this summer. We asked our 10 ESRs the following four questions. Here are their replies:   1.     WHERE ARE YOU IN TERMS OF YOUR RESEARCH?

Exhibition Announcement: “Unausgesprochenes Wissen/Unspoken Knowledge/ Le (savoir) non-dit”

January 21, 2023

From 19 to 21st June in parallel to the TACK Final Conference, the exhibition “Unausgesprochenes Wissen/Unspoken Knowledge/ Le (savoir) non-dit” will be hosted at ETH Zürich. Preparations for the exhibition started with the launch of the call in early October 2022, inviting submissions of objects that express or embody tacit knowledge in architecture, e.g.


December 9, 2022

by Martin Roesch After three years the TACK project is slowly drawing to a close. During these three years the team sought to understand tacit knowledge in architecture, trying to explicate the implicit.

Report on “Heriland” Conference by Ionas Sklavounos

November 18, 2022

On Thursday 13 and Friday 14 October Ionas Sklavounos (ESR 7) participated as an invited speaker at the final conference of the Innovative Training Network HERILAND on culturalheritage and spatial planning, held at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.

Report on the Intermediate Meeting at LUH, Hanover/Germany

October 13, 2022

Reflexivity: Position. Revision. Perspective   From Monday 26 September to Wednesday 28 September, the Intermediate Meeting `REFLEXIVITY: POSITION. REVISION. PERSPECTIVE´ took place at the Faculty of Architecture and Landscape Sciences at Leibniz Universität Hanover, organized by Prof. Margitta Buchert and supported by her a_ku team. The purpose of the meeting’s agenda was to provide sufficient […]

Infra-thin Magick by Paula Strunden

October 1, 2022

Paula Strunden guides into the space between physical and virtual reality in her Extended Reality (XR) installation *Infra-thin Magick* presented as part of Speculative Fiction from 9 July 2022 – 16 October 2022 at Exhibit Gallery Vienna.

Experiences in Archival Secondments

August 12, 2022

Archival Surfaces: Report on Archival Secondment at AzW How can you touch the digital? Does it smell? Can architectural research trace the action and thinking process of both architects and archivists to uncover memories and thus knowledge about linked events?

Nomination of ESR Claudia Mainardi for the Italian Pavilion

August 4, 2022

Together with her design and research collective Fosbury Architecture (F.A.), Claudia Mainardi has been nominated to be the curator for the Italian pavilion at the Architecture Biennale 2023 in Venice.

TACK goes Under the Landscape

July 21, 2022

From Sunday 26 to Wednesday 29 June 2022, five members of the TACK network met on the islands of Santorini and Therasia (Cyclades, Greece), in the context of the Symposium Under the Landscape; an interdisciplinary colloquium aiming to explore different conceptions of the – increasingly topical – notion of landscape.

Report on Antwerp Foundational Meeting – part II

July 20, 2022

by Ionas Sklavounos On Friday 1 and Saturday 2 July 2022, the second part of the Antwerp Foundational Meeting was hosted at the University of Antwerp in Belgium. A few months ago, from 7 to 9 February, the first part of this meeting had been held online, aiming to assist the Early Stage Researchers in […]