Studio Bagan

International Exchange
Location: YTU Yangon and Bagan, Myanmar; BTU Cottbus
Year: 2018ff.
Program: Mapping, Architectural Design, Making Heritage
Status: Ongoing
Tags: teaching, research


Studio Bagan is supported by
DAAD German Academic Exchange Service
Federal Ministry of Research and Education, Germany


Team Studio Bagan 2021
Jens Casper, Clara Rellensmann (lead coordinator), Luise Rellensmann, Prof. Karen Eisenloeffel, Prof. J. Miller Stevens (BTU Cottbus); Student staff: Shwe Hlaing Win, Kaung Khant Kyaw Swar; Guest Lecturers: Theingi Shwe (YTU Yangon), Johanna Blokker (BTU Cottbus), Katelyn Williams (BTU Cottbus), Nora Wuttke (SOAS University of London), Konrad Frommelt (BTU Cottbus), Felix Girke (Uni Konstanz),
Moritz Henning (SEAM Encorunters), with students from YTU Yangon and BTU Cottbus

Team Studio Bagan 2018 
Jens Casper, Clara Rellensmann (lead coordinator), Prof. Karen Eisenloeffel, V.-Prof. J. Miller Stevens (BTU Cottbus), Prof. Dr. Pwint†, Dr Wint Tin Htut Latt, Langa Hkawng Zawng (Khaung Zaung), Htet Htet Lwin, Hnin Wint Ye (YTU Yangon); with students from YTU Yangon, BTU Cottbus and TU Berlin, in collaboration with AMA Association of Myanmar Architects, Goethe Institute Yangon, Myanmar, Tourism Transparenc, Yangon Heritage Trust, Myanmar Department of Archaeology , Ministry of Hotels and Tourism (MoHT) Bagan Branc, Alowdawpyi Monastery, Sharky’s Bagan



“...knowledge transfer between advanced design approaches and the contemporary heritage discourse has the potential to catapult both heritage and design practices into the future.”




History
Studio Bagan 2017: Building in Heritage Context
Studio Bagan 2018: Heritage Tourism – Conflicts and Chances
Studio Bagan 2020 funded, cancelled due to Covid-19
Studio Bagan 2021 (Online): Constructing Counter- Narratives



Publication
Clara Rellensmann, Karen Eisenloeffel, Miller Stevens, Jens Casper (ed.):
Studio Bagan: Heritage Tourism - Conflicts and Chances.
Brandenburgische Technische Universität Cottbus-Senftenberg,
IKMZ-Universitätsbibliothek, 2019; ISBN:978-3-940471-47-5