1. Gerard Van Zeijl

        Gerard Van Zeijl is professor emeritus in architecture history and theory at Eindhoven University of Technology. After qualifying as a structural engineer at Delft University of Technology he specialised in architecture history. As a professor at Eindhoven University of Technology he was instrumental in helping define ‘the Eindhoven School’. He has also been a guest speaker at various venues in the Netherlands and abroad, including the European Association for Architectural Education. After earning his doctorate with a thesis on Durand’s architectural treatises in 1993, he was appointed a professor at Eindhoven University of Technology and the Free University of Brussels. He led the doctoral research project ‘Architecture for the Long Term’ and, in addition to articles in various journals, has several buildings to his name. He is currently working on the book Voorbij de zeven dagen van architectuur (Beyond the Seven Days of Architecture).
        [last updated in 2008]

      2. issues 1–98 are available in PDF format


          issues 1–44 appeared in Dutch only

          issues 1–98 are available in PDF format

        1. 10/09/2019
          OASE #100 selected as one of The Best Dutch Book Designs 2018!

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        2. 12/06/2019
          Presentation OASE #103

          On 17 June 2019 OASE #103 will be presented at the University of Manchester. Starting at 12.30. Everyone is welcome and a lunch is provided. More information in the pdf. 

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        3. 23/05/2019
          Now available: OASE #103 Critical Regionalism Revisited

          > Internationally renowned architectural historian Kenneth Frampton received the Golden Lion at the Venice Biennale 2018. Critical Regionalism is his most known theory

          > Today, architects are searching for new ways to design and conceive built space. Critical Regionalism might just be the concept that we need to revisit.

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        4. 17/05/2019
          Impression launch OASE #103

          On 16 May 2019 OASE #103 was launched at Hochparterre Bücher, bookstore for architecture in Zürich, Switzerland. These images give an impression of the launch, starring OASE editors Hans Teerds and Tom Avermaete as well as architectural historians Stanislaus von Moos and Irina Davidovici

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        5. 09/05/2019
          Launch OASE #103

          On Thursday May 16th 2019, OASE #103 will be presented at the Hochparterre bookshop in Zürich (Switzerland) at 19.00h (Gasometerstrasse 28). The presentation of this issue, which reinvestigates the concept of Critical Regionalism as coined by the architectural historian Kenneth Frampton, will be followed by reflections of architectural historians Stanislaus von Moos and Irina Davidovici. Entrance is free and everyone is welcome, so join us on May 16th in Zürich!

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        6. 27/03/2019
          Call for Papers OASE #105

          OASE #105 Practices of Drawing
          Bart Decroos, Véronique Patteeuw, Asli Cicek, Jantje Engels (eds.)
          Proposals for contributions should be submitted to info@oasejournal.nl by 15 May 2019 and must also include a proposed title, the contributor’s name, professional affiliation (if applicable), e-mail address and a short bio of maximum 100 words. Proposals for contributions can be submitted in Dutch or English.

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        7. 20/03/2019
          Presentation OASE #102 on 3 April 2019 during Jokerweek in Ghent

          OASE #102 will be presented during the event Jokerweek in Ghent (Belgium), on 3 April from 18:00 – 18:30 hrs in indoor-wielerpiste ’t Kuipke in the Citadelpark in Ghent (walking distance from train station Gent St-Pieters).

          The presentation is followed by a lecture by the British architect Stephen Bates from the office SergisonBates.

          Entrance is free and everyone is welcome, so join us on 3 April in Ghent!

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        8. 17/03/2019
          Now available: OASE #102 Schools & Teachers - The Education of an Architect in Europe

          Unique OASE issue about architecture schools.

          > About the most important teachers and schools of the twentieth century.
          > With perspectives for architecture students today and tomorrow.

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        9. 03/12/2018
          Call for Abstracts OASE #104

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        10. 28/11/2018
          Now available: OASE #101 Microcosm - Searching for the City in Its Interiors

          - Unique issue of OASE on the interiors of the city
          - Historical perspectives on the crucial role of interior architecture
          - In-depth research on public interiors

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