The department of Architecture participates in two research programmes 'The Architectural Project and its Foundations' and 'Design and History'.
The research programme 'The Architectural Project and its Foundations' regards the ‘architectural project’ as the cornerstone of architectural practice and reflection. Architecture is a field where making and thinking are inextricably linked. The architectural project thus forms the junction where a complex combination of cultural, social, functional, economical and ecological factors is articulated as a concrete spatial proposal. This articulation requires a specific expertise that characterizes the discipline of architecture. Read more.