MEDIA AND EVENTS

Social Housing Architecture in the Iberoamerican City

Sharif Kahatt participated in the international seminar “Social Housing Architecture in the Iberoamerican City” held on December 1st, 2016 in the city of Buenos Aires

   
URBAN MARKETS

The studio Urban Lima at Arquitectura PUCP lead by Marta Morelli and Sharif Kahatt, has published the last digital book about their research on Urban Renewal. The book is focused on URBAN MARKETS.

https://issuu.com/taller-urban-lima/docs/2016-2_urbanlima_nuevos-mercados

   
 Iberoamerican Congress of Urban History

From the 22nd to the 24th of November 2016 was held the First Iberoamerican Congress of Urban History in Santiago de Chile, where Sharif Kahatt gave two lectures, one on the Latinoamerican Neighborhood Unit concept, and another on the urban housing ideas on the metropolitan landscape.

   
Utopias Construidas

Sharif Kahatt has been appointed Director of the A / Arquitectura PUCP Journal. The new redesigned A8 issue shows projects and essays under the subject "Citizen Architecture".

   
A8 - ARQUITECTURA CIUDADANA

The book "Utopias Construidas" by Sharif Kahatt won the publication award at the X BIAU ( 10th Iberamerican Architecture and urbanisms biennial). The ceremony was held on October 10th 2016 in Sao Paulo.

   
A8 - ARQUITECTURA CIUDADANA

In April 2016, Marta Morelli is designated Vice-president of the Architecture Studios Association, a Peruvian Institution that gathers 56 Architecture firms dedicated mainly to Architecture, Urban and Landscape design.
www.aea.pe

   
RECONVERSIÓN DE SUELOS METROPOLITANOS

The studio Urban Lima at Arquitectura PUCP lead by Marta Morelli and Sharif Kahatt, has published the third digital book about their latest research on Urban Renewal. The book is focused on surface parking.

https://issuu.com/taller-urban-lima/docs/2016-1_urbanlima_estacionamientos_5441a7127577fe

   
ARQUITECTURA PERUANA HOY

On August 30th 2016, the weblog ArchDaly Peru published an article by Sharif Kahatt: "Peruvian architecture Now"
http://www.archdaily.pe/pe/794077/arquitectura-peruana-hoy

   
DESIGN AS SCHOLARSHIP

Journal of Architectural Education has published in the Vol.70 N.2, 2016 the essay: Lima's PLAM. Notes on the Elusive Metropolitan Plan, by Sharif Kahatt.

   
CLARA

C.L.A.R.A, the Belgian architecture magazine, has published in his issue Nr.4, The essay: Urbanity as a Project of Modernization. Urban Design and Progressive Housing Strategies In Lima, by Sharif Kahatt

   
Workshop: Limápolis

From the 4th to the 11th of March 2016 K+M participated in the event Limapolis. The hill city / social housing. This workshop was organized by Arquitectura PUCP in order to study the occupation and building of the neighborhoods at the hills of Lima.

   
RESIDENCIAL SAN FELIPE - 50 AÑOS DE CREACIÓN

Sharif Kahatt has been interviewed on the TV show SUCEDIÓ EN EL PERU dedicated the Residencial San Felipe 50th anniversary.
http://www.tvperu.gob.pe/play/videos/sucedio-en-el-peru/residencial-san-felipe-50-os-de-creaci-n

   
VIVIENDA Y CIUDAD

Arkinka magazine in his issue 242 of January 2016 presents an interview to Sharif Kahatt about housing and the city as part of the workshop LIMAPOLIS to be held in March at the PUCP.

   
UNIDADES VECINALES - PUCP

PUCP TV presents Sharif Kahatt’s video “10 things everybody should know about the architect Fernando Belaunde”, praising his architecture and political work in Peru.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KD9o_TfFtuQ

   
How do you imagine Lima in the future?

How do you imagine Lima in the future? is the article's name, published by the magazine Asia Sur in January 2016 with an interview to Sharif Kahatt.

   
Ugly as never before

The magazine Hildebrand en sus trece published an interview to Sharif Kahatt in the article "Ugly as never before" about the city of Lima on its 482th anniversary.

   
Urban Renewal - Municipal Palaces

The studio Urban Lima at Arquitectura PUCP lead by Marta Morelli and Sharif Kahatt, has published the second digital book about their latest research on Urban Renewal. The book is focused on MUNICIPAL PALACES.

https://issuu.com/taller-urban-lima/docs/2015-2_urbanlima_palacios-municipal

   
Urban Renewal - Big Boxes

The studio Urban Lima at Arquitectura PUCP lead by Marta Morelli and Sharif Kahatt, has published the first digital book about their latest research on Urban Renewal. The book is focused on Big Boxes.

https://issuu.com/taller-urban-lima/docs/2015-1_urbanlima_big-box

   
UTOPÍAS CONSTRUIDAS

On November 24th, 2015, the book “Utopías Construidas” by Sharif Kahatt was presented at the Ricardo Palma Book Fair. This book is the result of a research on Collective Housing focused on the idea of the Neighborhood Unit as a strategy of building urbanity.

   
DE LA HUACA AL BOOM

De la Huaca al Boom, is an exhibition curated by Patricia Ciriani about the city of Lima. This exhibition shown at the British Cultural Center in Miraflores from November 11 to December 31, 2015, will include an academic work by Sharif Kahatt called Andenes.

   
PERÚ EN LA BIENAL DE VENECIA

The talk “The relevance of the Venice Biennale for the Peruvian Architecture” was held on November 6th, 2015 at the Center of the Culture of the National Museum having Marta Morelli as a speaker. This talk was part of a series of events related to the exhibition “Peru at the Venice Biennale”.

   
PERÚ EN LA BIENAL DE VENECIA

Between October 27th and November 29th, 2015, the National Museum will show the exhibitions of the Peruvian Pavilion at the Architecture Venice Biennale 2012 and 2014. On 2012 K+M participated together with 20 offices on the exhibition Yucun: Inhabiting the desert. On 2014 Sharif Kahatt was the curator of the exhibition InFormal.

   
PARQUE LINEAL Y URBANIZACIÓN A LO LARGO DEL RÍO RIMAC

Between the 20th and the 24th of November 2015, Sharif Kahatt participated at the PUCP international workshop about the possibilities of urbanization and public space along the Rio Rimac in Lima.

   
ARQUITECTURA PAISAJE Y TERRITORIO

Between the 20th and 22nd of November 2015, Marta Morelli participated at the International Seminar: Architecture, Landscape and Territory, hosted by the PUCP.

   
MOMA POSTCARD

As part of the events around the exhibition Latin America In Construction: Architecture 1955-1980, Princeton University held a symposium where on April 3rd, 2015, Sharif Kahatt gave the lecture: Housing and the search for Urbanity.

   
Arkinka 231

Magazine Arkinka issue Nr.231, February 2015, has published the project Casa Z located in Punta Veleros, Piura.

   
Limapolis

Between March 9th to 15th, 2015, Marta Morelli and Sharif Kahatt participated in the workshop LIMAPOLIS 2015, devoted to study the legacy of the Pan-American games of Lima 2019.

   
El Comercio - Luces

Article of Enrique Planas at El Comercio on February 13th, 2015, regarding the book: Hybrid Buildings in Lima, by Marta Morelli and Sharif Kahatt.

   
Arkinka 230

Magazine Arkinka issue Nr.230, January 2015, has published the competition proposal by K+M Arquitectura y Urbanismo for the future Peruvian National Museum in Pachacamac.

   
Gestion

Interview to Sharif Kahatt in GESTION, January 30th, 2015.

   
Magazine Casas

Magazine CASAS, issue 218, has published an article on the book Hybrid Buildings in Lima, by Marta Morelli and Sharif Kahatt.

   
Casa y Mas

Magazine CASAyMAS of El Comercio newspaper has published on March 7th, 2015, an article on the book Hybrid Buildings in Lima, by Marta Morelli and Sharif Kahatt.

   
ARQ Magazine

Magazine ARQ issue #31, 2014 has published the proposal of K+M Arquitectura y Urbanismo for the exhibition “The House of the Future”, organized by ARQ Magazine at Indigo gallery and Euroidiomas Fundation gallery.

   
ARKINKA

Magazine ARKINKA issue #225 has published a complete overview about the Peruvian pavilion at the 14th Architecture Venice Biennale curated by Sharif Kahatt.

   
EDIFICIOS HIBRIDOS

Sharif Kahatt and Marta Morelli together with Urban Lima studio at the Architecture School of Universidad Catolica del Perú, have published the book: HYBRID BUILDINGS IN LIMA. Architectural strategies for public high rise buildings. The book is on sale in bookstores in Lima and available online at:
http://www.arcadiamediatica.com/autor/kahatt-sharif-s-morelli-marta-taller-urban-lima/

   
ATENEA

Finally, the last October 1st. 2014 the Atenea building stated construction.

   
LIMAPOLIS

Magazice ARQ has published the competition proposal by K+M Arquitectura y Urbanismo for the future Peruvian National Museum in Pachacamac. This building will be an exhibition and research Center for studies of pre-hispanic cultures in Peru.

   
SHARIF

Magazine CASAS issue #213 has published an interview to architect Sharif Kahatt about his professional practice and his recent experience as a curator in the 14th Architecture Venice Biennale.

   
BIENAL - 211

Magazine CASAS issue #211 has published a complete overview about the Peruvian pavilion at the 14th Architecture Venice Biennale curated by Sharif Kahatt.

   
BIENAL - PROYECTA

Magazine PROYECTA issue of may-june 2014 has published an article about the Peruvian pavilion at the 14th Architecture Venice Biennale curated by Sharif Kahatt.

   
LIMAPOLIS

The studio Urban Lima at the PUCP lead by Marta Morelli and Sharif Kahatt, has published a digital book about their latest research on City and Infrastructure. The digital publication can be seen following this link:
http://issuu.com/taller-urban-lima/docs/2014-1_urbanlima_zanjon

   
LIMAPOLIS

The Lecture series: “LUIS MIRO QUESADA GARLAND Modernity: work, thought and action” will take place on July 8 and 9, 2014 as a celebration the 100th birth anniversary of the architect Luis Miró Quesada Garland. The event organized by Colegio de Arquitectos del Peru will have Sharif Kahatt as one of the key speakers.
http://arquitectolmqg.blogspot.com/2014/07/evento-2.html

   
EL COMERCIO

The 14th Architecture Venice Biennale directed by Rem Koolhaas will be held from July 7th to November 23rd 2014. The Peruvian Pavilion curated by Sharif kahatt shows Peruvian modernity through the understanding of different strategies of city making that combines the formal and the informal.
http://www.plataformaarquitectura.cl/cl/02-367487/in-formal-pabellon-de-peru-en-la-bienal-de-venecia-2014

   
INFORMAL

Sharif Kahatt selected as curator of the Peruvian pavilion for the 14th Architecture Venice Biennale. The exhibition will be named: IN/FORMAL: Urban Encounters for the next 100.
http://www.plataformaarquitectura.cl/cl/02-360047/pabellon-de-peru-en-la-14a-bienal-de-arquitectura-de-venecia

   
LIMAPOLIS

From March 6 to March 14, 2014, Sharif Kahatt will participate on the international workshop LIMAPOLIS 2014. The workshop will focus on developing projects within the Metropolitan plan of Urban development for Lima (PLAM).

   
St Louis

The last issue of ARKINKA 218 has published an essay by Marta Morelli and Sharif Kahatt with the title: Hybrid buildings in Lima. Thoughts towards a new approach to the public building in Lima.

   
St Louis

On December 12th and 13th of 2013, the Architecture and Urbanism School at the Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru will host the new edition of the International Seminar of Architecture under the name: Architecture explorations. Pedagogical Practices. Sharif Kahatt will moderate one of the 3 sessions dedicated to discuss the teaching of architecture through history.

   
St Louis

The issue of ARKINKA 216 dedicated to Collective Housing has published an essay by Sharif Kahatt with the title: Requiem for Lima´s Neighborhood Units.

   
St Louis

From November 22nd to 24th 2013, K+M will conduct the workshop: Designing Urbanity: Collective Housing in emergent cities, at the Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts, Washington University in St Louis.

   
SEMINARIO TALLER

During November 18, 19 and 20 of 2013 Sharif Kahatt will participate of the international seminar: Contested Housing Visions, organized by Universidad Santa Maria of Arequipa.

   
Metro Linea 1

The studio Urban Lima at the PUCP lead by Marta Morelli and Sharif Kahatt, has published a digital book about their latest research on City and Infrastructure. The digital publication can be seen following this link:

http://issuu.com/Taller-Urban-Lima

   
St Louis

The magazine of the Lima´s Colegio de Arquitectos, issue of November 2013 has published an essay by Sharif Kahatt under the name: Culture and Civilization. Notes on collective housing, urbanism and urbanity in Lima today.

   
St Louis

The magazine of the Piura´s Colegio de Arquitectos, issue of October 2013 has published the essay by Sharif Kahatt: Societies and emerging landscapes. Notes on the CAF competition about urban development and social inclusion.

   
Buenos Aires

The Lecture Series “Systems Theory in the transformation of urban culture” took place on September 12th and 13th of 2013 at Torcuato di Tella University of Buenos Aires –Argentina. Sharif Kahatt gave the lecture: PREVI: Systems to Build a Utopia.

http://www.utdt.edu/ver_evento_agenda.php?id_evento_agenda=1455&id_item_menu=449

   
Roma

On September 27th 2013, Sharif Kahatt will receive in Rome- Italy, the 2012 Bruno Zevi Prize. He will also give a lecture on the awarded research: “PREVI-Lima: architecture as the collective open work” at the Latin-Italian American Institute in Rome.

   
A7

The magazine MAS of the Arequipa's Colegio de Arquitectos, issue of July 2013 has published an essay by Marta Morelli and Sharif Kahatt about their participation on the 2012 Architecture Biennale in Venice. “Urban Shadows: Yucún or inhabit the desert”.

   
A7

The magazine of the Lima´s Colegio de Arquitectos, issue of May 2013 has published the essay by Sharif Kahatt: From Nature to Architecture and the City. Contemporary urban practices in search of the present.

   
A7

New issue A7 of A journal, a journal of writting + building published by the School of Architecture at Universidad Católica del Peru. This 7th issue devoted to City and Architecture includes an essay by Marta Morelli and Sharif Kahatt about the thinking behind the studio Urban Lima that they conduct at the PUCP.

   
mesa redonda

K+M will be part of the event: “10! v.03 – Diez sistemas y metodologías proyectuales. 
Proyectos de arquitectura en el Perú” 26 and 27 of April 2013
This lecture series will present the design process and metodologies of ten architecture studios of Peru. More info: info@espacio24.com / www.espacio24.com / Facebook: Espacio 24

   
mesa redonda

As part of the research about hybrid buildings in Lima, this time the studio Urban Lima at the PUCP lead by Marta Morelli and Sharif Kahatt, has finished a studio in the area of the historic downtown of Lima. The results of this project can be seen in a digital publication following this link: http://issuu.com/Taller-Urban-Lima

   
previ

Sharif Kahatt has been awarded with the 2012 Bruno Zevi Price. The anual international competition holded by the Bruno Zevi Foundation in Rome awards a price for a historial critical essay on Architecture. The research awarded will be published in a book that will be launched in a conference in Rome the beginning of next year 2013

http://www.fondazionebrunozevi.it/premio2012/vincitore2012.htm

   
arequipa

K+M at the 2012 International Lecture Series at the Arequipa Institute of Architects. November 2nd, 2012, 7pm, Arequipa Institute of Architects Auditorium.

   
mesa redonda

As part of the research about hybrid buildings in Lima, this time the studio Urban Lima at the PUCP lead by Marta Morelli and Sharif Kahatt, has finished a studio in the area of Mesa Redonda. The results of this project can be seen in a digital publication following this link:

http://issuu.com/Taller-Urban-Lima

   
a6

New issue A6 of A journal, a journal of writting + building published by the School of Architecture at Universidad Catolica del Peru. This 6th issue devoted to Architecture, Art and Space includes the essay "The Supremacy of Space" by Marta Morelli which discuss the concept of space in contemporary Architecture.

This issue also includes a conversation between Marta Morelli, Paulo Dam and Sandra Barclay about the artistic nature of architecture and the idea of space.

   
docomomo

On October 12 and 13 at the Peruvian north-american cultural institute, DOCOMOMO PERU organized the first lecture series about modern architecture in Peru. Sharif Kahatt gave a lecture on the Peruvian Modern Project.

   
cusco revista

First issue of ARQUITECTONICA, journal of architecture, year 1, nr 1, june 2012, published by the Peruvian Institute of Architects, Cusco.

This issue includes the essay by Sharif kahatt "Espacio en el tiempo and the modern disourse. Luis Miro Quesada´s mental construct in the eclosion of modern architecture in Peru"

   
KmasM

The show Umbrales of Channel 7 has prepared an edition about social housing in Lima. Sharif Kahatt will be one of the key interviewees. Thursday Setember 20th at 7pm. http://www.tvperu.gob.pe/umbrales.html

   
KmasM

K+M Arquitectura y Urbanismo at the 13th International Architecture Exhibition La biennale di Venezia, from August 29th to November 25th, 2012. The exhibition "Yucún. Inhabiting the desert" is a collaborative project of 20 Peruvian Architecture firms, and represents the first Peruvian participation at "la Biennale di Venezia" www.yucun.pe

   
ETERNIT

Eternit has published a book about the competion "The Urban House" organized in 2011. This book shows all the project entries and includes the essay by Sharif Kahatt "In the search of the ideal of flexibility. Architecture and prefab in the Eternit Urban House"

 

   
MAS

The journal MAS published by the Peruvian Institute of Architects, Arequipa, has published an issue devoded to Colective Housing that includes an essay by Sharif Kahatt about the housing project San Felipe.

   
KmasM

The PhD Thesis by Sharif S. Kahatt: Articulaciones Urbanas. Estrategias proyectuales en la sunidades vecinales de Lima 1945-1975, has been selected as finalist for the BIENAL IBEROAMERICANA (BIAU) 2012

   
arq peru mundo

K+M Arquitectura y Urbanismo at the expo: "Architects from Peru to the World" from May 22 to May 31, 2012 at the Colegio de Arquitectos, Regional Lima. http://www.facebook.com/Espacio24.SAC/events#!/events/130662633730985/

   
   
gamarra

As part of a Design Studio at the PUPC, Marta Morelli and Sharif Kahatt worked on the possibilities of hybrid buildings in the congested district of Gamarra, Lima. The results of this studio have been edited in a digital publication that can be found at:

http://issuu.com/deb62442/docs/edificios_hibridos_gamarra_t7

   
cap cusco

K+M will participate in the 12th National Architecture Congress that will take place in Cusco during October 10th,11th and 12th of 2011. http://www.cap.org.pe/cap/index.php/component/content/article/173-xii-congreso-nacional-de-arquitectos-arquitectura-y-ciudad-para-el-siglo-xxi.html

   
a5

New issue A5 of A journal, a journal of writting + building published by the School of Architecture at Universidad Catolica del Peru. This 5th issue devoted to Architecture and Society includes an essay by Sharif Kahatt.

   
ad

New issue od AD called Latin America at the Crossroads, that includes an article by Sharif Kahatt: "Previ-Lima´s Time: Positioning Proyecto Experimental de Vivienda in Peru´s Modern Project"

   
limapolis

K+M will participate in Limapolis, a workshop in Lima from March 7th to March 12, 2011

http://blog.pucp.edu.pe/blog/limapolis2021

   
A4

New issue A4 of A journal, a journal of writting + building published by the School of Architecture at Universidad Catolica del Peru. This 4th issue devoted to Housing includes an essay by Marta Morelli.

   
KmasM

K+M in Artificcion every first Monday of the month at noon. Artificcion is a radio show at Filarmonia Radio devoted to Architecture and the City. (FM 102.7) http://www.artificcion.com

Listen online at: http://www.filarmonia.org/

   
ThirdWorld

The book Third World Modernism with an essay by Sharif S. Kahatt -Agrupacion Espacio and the CIAM Peru Group: Architecture and the City in the Peruvian Modern Project- is now available. The set of essays in the book brings together studies that challenge interpretations of the development of modernist architecture in Third World countries during the Cold War. The first volume to address countries right across the developing world, this book has a key place in the historiography of modern architecture, dealing with non-Western traditions.

   
KmasM

K+M will participate in the 9th Arquiforo,16th to 18th of August, 2010 at the Architecture School of Universidad de San Martin de Porres. Av. La Fontana 1250. Urb.Sta.Patricia La Molina .Lima

   
workshop

Participation in the Workshop04 about High Density Housing. Collective Limatopias, organized by the Architecture and Urbanism School of PUCP.

Conference by Sharif Kahatt: Friday July 9th, 2010, at 4:30pm.

   
KmasM

Sharif Kahatt interviewed in Artificcion, a radio show of Filarmonia Radio FM Stereo 102.7. Monday June 7th 2010, at noon.

   
   

KmasM

Publication of the essay ¨The Art of Inhabitation¨ by Marta Morelli in Papeles DC journal, issue 17-18, published by Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya http://dcpapers.cda.upc.edu/current.html

   
   

KmasM

Publication of the essay: “La casa Huiracocha. Una opera prima moderna, 60 anios despues¨by Sharif Kahatt in AUT journal, issue 03, published by CAP Regional Lima, May 2010

   
   
KmasM

The group ´Posiciones de Emergencia´ has invited K+M to have an open conversation at Vinopolis, on Thursday May 27th, 2010, 7:30pm

   
 
KmasM

Lecture of K+M projects on January 15th 2010. Congress Hall 2, Tecnologico de Monterrey Queretaro campus

   
 
   
KmasM

Sharif Kahatt’s Lecture “The invention of Urban Design” on October 28th 2009, Congress Hall, Tecnologico de Monterrey, Queretaro campus.

   
   
   

KmasM

Marta Morelli’s Lecture “Programming” on October 16th 2009, Congress Hall, Tecnologico de Monterrey, Queretaro campus.

   
   
   

KmasM

Publication of part of Sharif Kahatt’s research “The Construction of Utopia. Urban Ideas in PREVI Experimental Housing Project in Lima”, AUT journal, issue 01, published by CAP Regional Lima, September 2009: http://www.cap-regionallima.org/index_not11.php

   
   
   
KmasM

K+M invited to teach Architecture and Urban Design studios at Tecnologico de Monterrey, August-December 2009.