August 17, 2017

Highlights of the Year: AA Membership Building Visits – Chandos House

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Membership is tailored for different needs: become an integral part of the Association as a Subscribing Member, join as a Visiting Member for a year or choose a Researcher Pass for two weeks.

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Highlights of the Year: Sawmill Shelter Hooke Park – AA Design & Make

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Hooke Park is the Architectural Association’s woodland site in Dorset. The 150 hectare working forest contains a growing educational facility for design, workshops and construction. The Design and Make MArch and MSc  programmes are based here.

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Highlights of the Year: Instagram followers reach 25,000

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The Photo Library staff are responsible for photography of school life and have a collection of images dating back to the 1920s. These can be found on the Photo Library website.

The Instagram account @aaschool was started in November 2015.

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August 15, 2017

AA Visiting School: Summer DLAB

Architectural Association School Life 2016-17

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AA Visiting School: Summer DLAB

Architectural Association School Life 2016-17

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AA Visiting School: Summer DLAB

Architectural Association School Life 2016-17

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AA Visiting School: Summer DLAB

Architectural Association School Life 2016-17

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AA Visiting School: Summer DLAB

Architectural Association School Life 2016-17

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August 14, 2017

Highlights of the Year – Facilities: Audio Visual

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The Audiovisual Department is concerned with video and sound technology. It lends equipment to staff and students, assists guest speakers presenting lectures, documents, stage manages the AA’s Public Events programme and maintains a Video Editing suite in 39 Bedford Square.

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Highlights of the Year – Facilities: The Computer Labs

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The AA equips its students to use current design systems and software packages to their fullest extent. Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Flash, AutoCad, Microstation, 3DS Studio Max and Maya will be introduced through one-day workshops.

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Highlights of the Year – Facilities: Digital Prototyping Lab

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The Digital Prototyping Lab is a facility containing equipment for laser cutting, CNC milling, 3D printing and Robotics.

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August 11, 2017

Hooke Park: MSc student projects

Architectural Association School Life 2016-17

Opportunistic Engagements with Living Trees by Laura Welsh.

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Hooke Park: MSc student projects

Architectural Association School Life 2016-17

Opportunistic Engagements with Living Trees by Laura Welsh.

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Hooke Park: MSc student projects

Architectural Association School Life 2016-17

Fire bending by Tudor Tenea.

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Hooke Park: MSc student projects

Architectural Association School Life 2016-17

Fire bending by Tudor Tenea.

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Hooke Park: MSc student projects

Architectural Association School Life 2016-17

Lightweight and translucent veneer by Wayne Oh.

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Hooke Park: MSc student projects

Architectural Association School Life 2016-17

Lightweight and translucent Veneer by Wayne Oh.

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Hooke Park: MSc student projects

Architectural Association School Life 2016-17

Tailoring Plywood by Yan Xiu.

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Hooke Park: MSc student projects

Architectural Association School Life 2016-17

Tailoring Plywood by Yan Xiu.

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Hooke Park: MSc student projects

Architectural Association School Life 2016-17

Faceted Triangulated Compression Structure by Mengyun Mao.

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