AAU Advising for 1/2024

April 6, 2024By archmanAnnouncement
Advising session required for all students of School of Architecture and Design
Mark your calendar for this important date, students. You’ll need to meet with your advisor to get 1/2024 registration [scheduled ahead of semester 1/2024].

Lecture Series #6 “Skin Pandemonium” with Suriya Koonsawasdikool

February 6, 2024By archmanAnnouncement

Lecture Series #6 “Skin Pandemonium”
with Suriya Koonsawasdikool

February 8, 2024: 1:30 pm

Join us for an exciting session with Suriya Koonsawasdikool, a Thai architect and artist, as we conclude our lecture series “Skin Pandemonium at Montfort del Rosario School of Architecture and Design. With an educational background that spans a B.Arch. from KMITL and a Master’s degree in Building Innovation Technology from Kasetsart University, Suriya brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in building envelope design honed since 1990.
Explore the cutting edge of architecture as Suriya talks about his long career and the important things he has done for projects in Thailand and other tropical countries. He is not just an expert in theory, he has a lot of real-world experience consulting on the building of facades for big projects in Southeast Asia. Suriya is very keen at architecture and also a passionate artist whose work can be seen in galleries.
This final lecture of our series, scheduled for February 8, 2024, at 1:30 pm in the AR Minitheater, with issues in the tectonic and scientific aspects of facade design. Learn how the right facade can not only enhance a building’s sustainability but also elevate its aesthetic appeal. Whether you’re an architecture student seeking to enrich your design or an enthusiast eager to explore the intersection of art of architecture and techniques, this lecture will offer valuable perspectives on how to leverage design for tropical climates.
Don’t let this opportunity pass you by. Come, be inspired, and unlock the potential to transform your architectural designs with knowledge from one of the field’s most distinguished voices. See you there!


School of Architecture and Design’s Annual Charity Event

January 19, 2024By archmanNews

School of Architecture and Design’s Annual Charity Event
Spreading kindness, one sapling at a time!
Our amazing team consisting of students and professors from Montfort del Rosario School of Architecture & Design kicked off their annual charity event on January 18, 2024 by visiting Wat Kalong School! They brought some of donations of art supplies and helped plant trees, making a real difference in their community. We’re so proud of their dedication to creating a better society.

Lecture Series #5

January 18, 2024By archmanAnnouncement
Yossapon Boonsom (Shma Company), “Reimagining the Earth: A Journey”
Next week. Thursday, January 25, 2024 at 1:30 pm. AR Minitheater.
Don’t miss it!

VGU Workshop

December 7, 2023By archmanNews

From October 30 to November 2, 2023, Montfort del Rosario School of Architecture and Design, Assumption University, participated in a Summer Workshop with the Architecture Program of Vietnamese-German University in Vietnam for students to promote co-working and co-learning together among students of both universities. This project focuses on creating and designing a façade system suitable for tropical climates and learning to practice working skills in the wood workshop. The study site is the internal space of Vietnamese-German University. The project received good support and cooperation from the university. The project aims to explore and present possibilities to improve and improve user comfort.

AAU and VGU students were divided into five mixed groups. To work brainstorming and under the guidance of the lecturers. A challenge with this project was the limited time to design a new façade for the chosen area to combine with the existing façade and walkways to develop, protect and improve comfort to the architectural style that is attractive, creative and blends in with the surroundings. 

Lecture Series #3: Architecture, Culture, Meaning by Direk Wongpanitkrit

November 15, 2023By archmanAnnouncement

Lecture Series #3: Architecture, Culture, Meaning by Direk Wongpanitkrit

This Thursday at 1.30 pm, November 16, 2023, Direk Wongpanitkrit, architect, will talk about his experience and inspiration that culminated in his success in numerous awards. He will present to us some selected works mostly stemmed from the culture of the places where the architecture is situated, which led to the meaning of genius loci.

Thus, this coming Thursday afternoon, let’s gather at the AR Minitheater to meet up with Direk Wongpanitkrit. This lecture series event is open to the public. All are invited to join.

Don’t miss it!