August 11, 2017

Hooke Park: MSc student projects

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Faceted Triangulated Compression structure by Mengyun Mao.

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August 7, 2017

Highlights of the Year – Facilities: The Wood and Metal Workshop

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Well equipped with standing machines, hand and power tools for working in wood, metal and some plastics. Facilities are available for welding, cutting and shaping steel and some other nonferrous metals. Machinery is present for the precise working in hardwoods, softwoods and other panel products.

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Highlights of the Year – Facilities: The Model Workshop

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Equipment for mould-making and casting, kiln work in ceramics and glass and vacuum-forming. Projects are realised using a wide variety of materials and techniques and range in scale from traditional model-making work to 1:1 concrete castings.

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Highlights of the Year – Facilities: The AA Library

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Founded in 1862, contains almost 46,000 volumes, including rare and early works, books, periodicals and journals.

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Highlights of the Year – Facilities: Diploma Unit 4 in The AA Cinema

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Situated in 37 Bedford Square next to the Photo Library – the Photo Library which was founded in the 1880s has a collection of 1,700 dvds for student use.

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August 3, 2017

Highlights of the Year – Diploma students waiting for Unit interviews

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Highlights of the Year – Unit Introductions

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July 31, 2017

Highlights of the Year – Introduction Week

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Highlights of the Year – Introduction Week

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New students.

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July 27, 2017

AA Visiting School: Furnishing the Landscape – The Maeda Workshop Viewing Platform

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AA Visiting School: Furnishing the Landscape – The Maeda Workshop Viewing Platform

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July 25, 2017

AA Visiting School: The new Boardwalk at Kingcombe Centre Dorset

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With Clementine Blakemore and Timber Workshop.

Photo: VB.

AA Visiting School: The new Boardwalk at Kingcombe Centre Dorset

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With Clementine Blakemore and Timber Workshop.

Photo: VB.

AA Visiting School: The new Boardwalk at Kingcombe Centre Dorset

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With Clementine Blakemore and Timber Workshop.

Photo: VB.

AA Visiting School: The new Boardwalk at Kingcombe Centre Dorset

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With Clementine Blakemore and Timber Workshop.

Photo: VB.

AA Visiting School: The new Boardwalk at Kingcombe Centre Dorset

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The ‘New Vernaculars’ Kingcombe Visiting School with Clementine Blakemore, Timber Workshop and the charity Common Ground, that aims to explore ways in which contemporary forms of rural architecture might emerge through an engagement with the landscape, culture and people of West Dorset.

Photo: VB.

July 21, 2017

AA Summer School

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Summer School Final Presentations

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AA Summer School

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Summer School Final Presentations

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AA Summer School

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Summer School Final Presentations

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July 20, 2017

AA Summer School

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AA Summer School

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