Born in Rome. Currently he is a professor in the history of urban design at the ETH Zürich and has his own architecture practice in Milan (Studio di Architettura) as well as another one in Zurich (BaukontorArchitekten) with two associate partners. He has been an editor or member of the editorial committee of several architecture periodicals, such as Casabella, Domus, Lotus and The Harvard Design Magazine. He has published widely. His most important publications include Architecture of the 20th Century in Drawings (1982); Architecture and City Planning in the 20th Century (1985); Museums for a New Millenium. Concepts, Projects, Buildings (1999) and Novartis Campus.A Contemporary Work Environment. Premises, Elements, Perspectives (2009).
issues 1–97 are available in PDF format
|- 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
The work of “our” graphic designer Karel Martens is on show until 19 January 2019 in Platform-L Contemporary Art Center in Seoel, South-Korea. Naturally, his work for OASE is also shown extensively in this exhibition.
– First publication dedicated completely to OASE’s graphic design;
– Historical perspectives on the crucial role of graphic design in the architectural field;
– Indepth interview with Karel Martens.
We invite you to read the Calls for Abstracts for OASE #102 and OASE #103.
An impression of the presentation of OASE #99 that took place on 1 Mach 2018 in Van Abbemuseum in Eindhoven, the Netherlands. In the pictures are the participants of the panel discussion that discussed “What future for the Architecture Museum?”: Triin Ojari, Sofie de Caigny, Mirko Zardini, Omer Kanipak and Bernard Colenbrander.