6-14 October 2017

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Talk + Independent Space

Sustainable Architecture 1: Maher Maymoun

Oasis500

Date:

9 October 2017

Time:

5:30 pm–7:30 pm

Location:

King Hussein Business Park

Venue:

Oasis500

This talk gives participants an introduction to energy efficiency, the challenges associated with it, and an overview of energy efficient products.​

Talk + Independent Space

Sustainable Architecture 2: Shifa’a Al-Khatatbeh

Oasis500

Date:

10 October 2017

Time:

5:30 pm–7:30 pm

Location:

King Hussein Business Park

Venue:

Oasis500

This talk by Shifa’a Al-Khatatbeh, addresses the importance of sustainability in buildings, the concepts and applications of Green Building and Rating Systems (LEED, JGBG).

Material Explorations: Architecture + Other Things

By Lena Kassicieh
On Wednesday, October 04, 2017

For ADW2017, Architecture + Other Things collaborated with two designers; Ibrahim Ibrahim and Yasmeen Hamouda. ‘Painterly Structures’, designed by Architecture + Other Things and designer Ibrahim Ibrahim, presents an alternative mode of sustainable design practices through the use of found organic material.

Children’s Workshop

What is a Green Healthy Home?

Maiss Razem- Children's Museum

Date:

4, 6 September 2016

Time:

11:00 am–12:00 pm

Location:

Ras El Ain

Venue:

Jordan Museum - Children’s Space

This workshop introduces children to environmentally responsible approaches to site conditions, energy efficiency, water efficiency, material economy and indoor environmental quality pertaining to residences in Amman, Jordan.

Workshop

DIY City: A Pattern Language for Amman's Streets

Archibuild - Grace Aaraj

Date:

7 October 2017

Time:

3:00 pm–6:00 pm

Location:

Ras El Ain

Venue:

Ras El Ain Gallery

Following the development of her approach in the first iteration of “A Pattern Language” in Beirut, Grace Aaraj leads this multidisciplinary workshop to analyze the city of Amman, targeting the issue of pedestrianism.

Workshop + Mobile MakerSpace

Make Paper Mache Lamps using Balloons

Cellulose

Date:

8 October 2017

Time:

5:00 pm–7:00 pm

Location:

Ras El Ain

Venue:

Mobile MakerSpace

In this workshop, participants will learn how to make paper mache mixtures and use the mixtures to create a lamp.

Workshop + Mobile MakerSpace

Make Paper Mache Lamps using Balloons

Cellulose

Date:

6 October 2017

Time:

6:15 pm–8:00 pm

Location:

Ras El Ain

Venue:

Mobile MakerSpace

In this workshop, participants will learn how to make paper mache mixtures and use the mixtures to create a lamp.

Design for a Cause: Environmental Sustainability and Waste

By Celine Alkhaldi
On Wednesday, September 20, 2017

ADW featured designers and experts hail from different backgrounds and possess different talents and skills, but they share a passion for sustainability and have chosen to leverage on their love for design to send a resounding message.

Workshop

Participatory Design Methods: Creating Better Built Environments

Lara Zureikat

Date:

4 September 2016

Time:

4:00 pm–6:30 pm

Location:

Ras El Ain

Venue:

Jordan Museum - MakerSpace

The workshop will present a pilot project for public schools developed by The Center for the Study of the Built Environment (CSBE) and teach basic participatory design applications for working with youth.

Children’s Workshop + Independent Space

What is a Green Healthy Home?

Maiss Razem

Date:

2 September 2016

Time:

10:30 am–12:30 pm

Location:

King Hussein Park

Venue:

The Children's Museum

This 45-minute interactive seminar will explain the concept behind green, healthy homes.

Blurring the Lines: Hashem Joucka

By Muna Al-Fayez
On Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Hashem Joucka uses digital fabrication, physical programming and smart materials to create unique installations and produce custom-made items.

Designers Learn from Craftspeople in Collaborative Installations

By Amer El-Mousa
On Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Seven designers have collaborated with craftspeople to create installations dedicated to local techniques, skills, and materials used in traditional crafts.

Hashem Joucka: Animating the Inanimate

By Lena Kassicieh
On Monday, October 02, 2017

‘Ferromancy’, a project by multidisciplinary designer and researcher Hashem Joucka, consists of a set of three interactive installations.

“Entrelac” Installation Re-designed into Blankets

By Céline Alkhaldi
On Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Through its recycling initiatives, Amman Design Week brings to light the positive impact of craft on community development and sustainability.

Talk

Craft Moves Communities

Discussion panel, moderated by Grant Gibson

Date:

8 October 2017

Time:

6:30 pm–7:30 pm

Location:

Ras El Ain

Venue:

Zain Cultural Plaza - Al Hussein Cultural Center

How can the act of making help promote economic growth, bring communities closer together, and overcome a variety of social issues?

Design for a Cause: Water

By Lena Kassicieh
On Tuesday, September 26, 2017

These designers shed light on one of the most pressing challenges facing current and future Jordanian generations – drawing attention to the Kingdom’s critical issue of water scarcity in the hopes of initiating a dialogue and advocating for responsible water consumption.