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Educational project and the ‘Śląskie Przysiadki’ competition – Gliwice, Silesian University of Technology

The Faculty of Architecture at the Silesian University of Technology has started a new educational project and student competition ‘ŚLĄSKIE PRZYSIADKI’, in which the Laboratory of Architecture is a co-organizer. Czytaj więcej...

Training Series: Ergonomics and design in the creation of facilities with the function of supporting older people

The series of trainings for architects led by vice-president Anna Szewczenko deals with the issues of functional and ergonomic solutions in the projects of geriatric care facilities (help houses, day-care homes, senior homes, senior apartments, rehabilitation centers, etc.) concerning the efficiency of caring and nursing activities. Czytaj więcej...

Testing solutions in the ‘old age suit’ – Gliwice, Katowice

The Laboratory of Architecture 60+ carried out two meetings aimed at being aware of the spatial barriers in our surroundings, thanks to the support of HEWI Heinrich Wilke GmbH, which provides the meeting with the ‘old age suit’. Czytaj więcej...

Interior design for the John Paul II Geriatric Hospital in Katowice

The conceptual design of interiors with supporting functions (sensory room, computer room, individual therapy room) was designed by experts of the Laboratory of Architecture 60+ in collaboration with specialists in the field of psychology for the John Paul II Geriatric Hospital in Katowice, which in addition to the provision of medical services under the ...

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Day Care Houses, Pieniny

The LAB 60+ has developed architectural and construction projects for the renovation of three day care houses for dependent people in Czorsztyn, Łapsze Niżne and Szczawnica, which will be launched by  the Polish Institute of Silver Economy. Czytaj więcej...

GenderSTE – Gliwice, Silesian University of Technolog

    At the Faculty of Architecture (the Silesian University of Technology) were held international workshops as part of a 4-year European gender project funded by the COST network. This is the last workshop under the genderSTE project, and the first in Poland. Czytaj więcej...