Through combined practices of imagination and handwork, a synchronisation of the human mind with the spirit of nature was sought.
"The Lived City" is a short-doc shot with mobile-phones about some of the neighbourhoods of #Dhaka City, it was a classroom assignment as part of Bengal Institute's academic program.
A workshop on urban design of small towns was conducted by Peter Buchanan and Saif Ul Haque. To understand the parameters of a small town, several lectures, a trip to Manikganj and studio work were organised.
A comprehensive ‘learning by doing’ landscape design studio started off working outside in the field...
Followed by the exercise in the boat trip, participants began to structure their own understanding of land-water-human relationships. And they presented some deep analyses of how people interact with the river.
Professor Mathur and Cunha's field trip to observe the landscape and activities on both sides of the river Dhaleshwari.