Schedule & Program

IMPORTANT DATES

Public Talk: Thursday, October 16, 2014, at 18:00 at Dawawine

Registration opens: 01 October 2014

EXTENDED REGISTRATION DEADLINE: 27 October 2014

Workshop starts: 30 October 2014

Workshop ends: 03 November 2014

 

DETAILED PROGRAM

DAY 1: Theory Session _ Thursday 30 October _ 18:00 – 22:00

  • Introduction to General Semiotics
  • Film Semiotics
  • Semiotics of the Built Environment
  • Introduction to Extended Cinematics

 

DAY 2: Analysis Session _ Friday 31 October _ 18:00 to 22:00

  • General discussions on the selected films
  • Distribution of participants into teams of 2 or 3 based on their choice of film, and selection of architectural topics
  • Start of film analysis

 

DAY 3: Analysis Session _ Saturday 01 November _ 10:00 to 16:00

  • Deepening and finalisation of film analysis, i.e. extraction of Film Specific Properties (FSP)

 

DAY 4: Design Session _ Sunday 02 November _ 10:00 to 16:00

  • Reinterpretation of FSP into their architectural analogies, i.e. Topic Specific Properties (TSP)

 

DAY 5: Design Session _ Monday 03 November (Ashoura) _ 10:00 to 16:00

  • Synthesis of TSP into a single coherent architectural object
  • Finalisation of designs & presentations

Where Film becomes Architecture