Entries in prefabrication (3)

Monday
Mar172014

CHRIS KNAPP TO SPEAK AT UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND LECTURE SERIES

Chris Knapp has been invited to speak as part of the 2014 Lecture Series at the University of Queensland School of Architecture, hosted at the State Library of Queensland and the Asia Pacific Design Library. He will join UQ Academic Mathew Aitchison in a dialogue about prefabrication and the future of architecture.

 

Thursday
Dec052013

End of Prefabrication on ArchDaily.com

My piece which argues for shifting how we as architects talk and think about applying prefabrication strategies has been featured on ArchDaily.
http://www.archdaily.com/453236/why-it-s-time-to-give-up-on-prefab/

Wednesday
Oct232013

The End of Prefabrication

Chris Knapp's essay "The End of Prefabrication" was recently published in the September 2013 issue of Architectural Review Asia Pacific

Rather than argue for the elimination of the practice of prefabrication as the the title might first suggest, this polemic asserts that architects can further develop and refine their toolkit, and expand it to include bespoke construction that is mass-customised and value-rich.