Activities

 
Front façade of Notre-Dame de Paris Copyright: Benh Lieu Song

June 1st, 2019 | Solidarity Action: Notre Dame concerns all of us!

The city of Aachen invites you to a solidarity campaign in the Citykirche with many informative lectures.

more...

 
 
Taliesin West Copyright: Felix Martin

May 14, 2019 | Guest Lecture: "Experimental Architecture in the American Tradition"


In extension of the lecture series "The 20th century. A history of architecture in ten buildings", the Chair of Architectural History cordially invites you to a guest lecture by Aaron Betsky.

more...

 
 
Aachen Cathedral Copyright: AGes

March 29, 2019 | MOOC: Cultural Heritage in Transformation


The Chair of Architectural History is now teaching worldwidely!

more...

 
 
Edinburgh Panorama Copyright: Carlos Delgado (mod.)/AGes

February 14, 2019 | Announcement: Spring Excursion Edinburgh and Glasgow


In spring we will travel to Scotland as part of the traditional Spring Excursion. We will explore Edinburgh and Glasgow following the motto "Enlightened and Industrious".

more...

 
 
Portal of a Medieval Church Copyright: Waschbüsch/AGes

January 23, 2019 | Guest Lecture: "Places of Transition. Portals of Medieval Churches"


Portals on medieval church buildings form places of transition. Dr. des. Andreas Waschbüsch will discuss the different levels of meaning and functions of these complex architectural elements in his guest lecture.

more...

 
 
Square in Turin Copyright: AGes

January 14, 2019 | Guest Lecture: "Urban Development in Turin - Continuity and Transformation"


Cities are built places of memory. Dr. Thomas Wilke will give a guest lecture on "Urban Development in Turin - Continuity and Transformation", which will trace Turin's more than 2000 years of urban history.

more...

 
 
Printen Architecture Icons Christmas Gift Paper Copyright: AGes

December 13, 2018 | Christmas Party


Christmas is in the air...

more...

 
 
St. Johannes, Merkstein Copyright: Felix Mayer

September 13, 2018 | Presentation of students' design projects


Presentation of the results of a design project by Caroline Helmenstein and architecture students of RWTH Aachen University.

more...

 
 
Cover archimaera 7 Copyright: archimaera

August 1, 2018 | Publication: archimaera


The seventh edition of archimaera went live at the end of July.

more...

 
 
St. Bonifatius Krefeld Copyright: Özkan Bucaklı

July 20, 2018 | Talk Emil Steffann


On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of Emil Steffann’s death, the Chair of Architectural History of RWTH Aachen University and the association „Dialograum Kreuzung an St. Helena“ have organized a talk that has recently been held in St. Helena's Church.

more...

 
 
St. Bonifatius Krefeld Copyright: Tino Grisi

July 20, 2018 | Talk Emil Steffann


On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of Emil Steffann’s death, the Chair of Architectural History of RWTH Aachen University and the association „Dialograum Kreuzung an St. Helena“ organize a talk that will be held in St. Helena's Church.

more...

 
 
Cover StadtBauwelt 218 Copyright: Bauverlag BV GmbH

June 29, 2018 | Publications: Bauwelt

StadtBauwelt 218 focuses on 16 small towns. Caroline Helmenstein and Verena Hake have examined two of these small towns more closely: Bad Münstereifel and Spa. Thus, they created two personal miniature portraits.

more...

 
 
Impression Turin Copyright: Felix Mayer

May 27, 2018 | Turin Excursion - Royal Residence


The Pentecost excursion took the chair to Turin this year.

more...

 
 
Book cover Copyright: Geymüller Verlag

April 17, 2018 | Presentation and new publication


Within a presentation at the aachen_fenster on April 17 2018, Jan Pieper and Bruno Schindler introduced their latest research results on the Aachen Palatine Chapel.

more...

 
 
Talk Felix Martin Copyright: Tim Scheuer

March 10, 2018 | Kick-off workshop baureka.online


In order to discuss a first project draft for baureka.online, an interdisciplinary kick-off workshop took place in Aachen.

more...