Kombinat: The Unseen and Their Architectural Oddkins

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Architectural researcher Dorina Pllumbi explores the appropriation of an ex-industrial area of Albania for dwelling purposes. She points out the need for the architectural discipline to learn from the unconventional process of transformation of these realities by their new inhabitants.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)30-35
Number of pages6
JournalArchitectural Design
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2022

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  • Tirana
  • Kombinat
  • Archea Associati
  • Covid-19 pandemic
  • Kombin-Art
  • Stalin Textile Factory
  • Soviet Union
  • New Worker
  • New Socialist Man
  • Tim Ingold
  • Donna Haraway
  • making oddkins


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