Saturday, November 19, 2011

SABA in INDIA

Monday, November 21 at 6:00pm at the Department of Architetcture, Bazalel Academy (1 Bezalel St. Jerusalem):
Presentation of projects by SABA (Spontaneous Architecture Bezalel Academy) students from the last summer semester (September – October 2011) in India.
The project, directed by Sharon Rotbard, Parth Shah and Acbar Nazim Modan, is a small school of 4 open classrooms. It was planned and built during the summer semester at the Centre for Rural Knowledge near Halwad, a small town in Surendranagar district, Gujarat, India.
The project was planned and the built in 20 days; the building costs were financed by the students. It was done in a close, generous collaboration with the faculty of Architecture at CEPT University Ahmedabad, headed by Prof. Neelkanth Chhaya, Centre for Environmental Education-India and his regional director Atul Pandyia, and the Centre for Rural Knowledge in Halwad and his director Ayub Sherasiya.








paricipants:
Jonathan Alon, Tamar Alon, Itai Bechor, Ayelet Ben David, Gittabenn, Inbal Helzer, Alon Itzkin, Yael Johnson, Karshanbai, Rajendra Menaria, Keren Christina Mendjul, Akbar Nazim Modan, Aleksei Noskov, Matan Pisante, Mevaseret Recanati, Michal Rosenfeld, Sharon Rotbard, Fouad Salem, Sanjibai, Ronen Sarudi, Tali Serebro, Parth Shah, Ayub Sherasiya, Tal Tomer, Oded Wieder