18 Sep 2011 Workshop | 

Structural Morphology Group Workshop


Together with Philippe Block and Lorenz Lachauer, ROK partner Matthias Rippmann is organizing a half-day shell design workshop “Real-time form finding of compression-only shells” at the Structural Morphology Group International Seminar 2011 in London.

22 Jul 2011 Lecture | 

Mass Reclad Workshop Lecture


ROK partner Michael Knauß will lecture on Designing Processes and show research and teaching projects conducted at ETH Zurich at the Mass Reclad Workshop at the Polytecnico di Milano's architecture faculty. The lecture is by invitation from Ingrid Paoletti.

Date: July 22nd, 2011

07 Jul 2011 Award | 

Foundation Award 2011


ROK has been nominated as finalists for the Foundation Award 2011 with one of the best entries of the competition for young architects in Switzerland. Unfortunately we did not receive the final prize and are left with a nice bottle of wine.

17 May 2011 Lecture | 

Digital Transformations Seminar Lecture


ROK partner Michael Knauß will lecture on Designing Processes and show research and teaching projects conducted at ETH Zurich at the Digital Transformations Seminar in Cardiff. The lecture is by invitation from Sergio Pineda.

Date: May 17th, 2011

06 May 2011 Workshop | 

Workshop Universität der Künste


ROK partner Matthias Rippmann will hold a workshop together with Prof. Philippe Block and Lorenz Lachauer at the UdK in Berlin. In cooperation with Prof. Gengnagel, the participants will learn how to use innovative, digital tools to design and analyze shell structures.

16 Apr 2011 Lecture | 

ESA Paris Lecture


ROK partner Silvan Oesterle will lecture about Designing Processes and show new projects as well as the latest research from the ETH Zurich at the ESA in Paris. The lecture is by invitation from Philipp Eversmann and Paul Ehret who teach the course In Silico Design.

Date: April 16th, 2011

15 Apr 2011 Award | 

Sponsorship IKEA Stiftung Schweiz


We are happy to announce that ROK receives the IKEA Stiftung Schweiz sponsorship for 2011. Founded in 1973, the organisation supports innovative research on various fields on a theoretical as well as on a practical level.