Architectors: Specific architectural competencies

PhD dissertation by Katrine Lotz from the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts’ School of Architecture, 2008. What strategies are evoked to obtain architecture, and how are they achieved? How do competencies, power and interests performed in the processes of architectural ‘be-comings’ work? This dissertation examines different concepts of competence, and discuss their relevance when studying architectural practices. The dissertation presents a variety of empirical accounts and analysis. In these, architectural be-coming is investigated in a double and interrelated sense: the be-coming of architecture, and the be-coming of architects.

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Date added: 10/31/2010


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