Associate partners of Women In Architecture France
– ARVHA Association for Research on City and Dwelling, created in 1994 for the promotion, research and training in architecture and the fight against all forms of discrimination, member of WIA since 2005, author of a study on the situation of women in the architecture field in 2012, organizer of conferences exhibitions and actions for the promotion of women architects since 1998 and creator of the annual prize for women architects in 2013.
ARVHA organizes many events in France and abroad, especially in Venice this year for the International Architecture Exhibition. The association has participated in international conferences on the question of architecture and professional equality for 20 years (Athens, Algiers, Rabat, Brussels, London, Dublin, Lausanne, Hamburg, Lintz, Frankfurt, Rome, Venice, Turin…)
– Architectuelles Hauts-de-France: after an action during 4 years in the CROA of Nord Pas de Calais under the impetus of its president Béatrice Auxent and with the sponsorship of Catherine Guyot, the movement is created in association Hauts-de-France on January 30th, 2018. Béatrice Auxent is elected President among a 12-member Board. Its action includes the organization of architectural visits of Women Architects, the sharing of experiences and expertise within the network in the form of coaching, conferences or round tables, inter-network exchange of events and major meetings with actors from related sectors, the preparation of major annual events…
5:30 Introduction by Catherine GUYOT Chairwoman of Women in Architecture France
Why this collective, what diagnosis of the profession and what actions to take?
Presentation of the situation of women architects in Europe according to a European survey conducted by the newspaper AJ S the English architectural journal – which has been offering the Women architects Award since 2013.
5:45pm Presentation of the European partners
Italians partners: Association Donne Architetto with Fulvia FAGOTTO
Belgium partners : Yoana PLESCA and UfvAb (Association des femmes Architectes de Belgique)
Spanish Partners: Eva ALVARES and her association Empowering Women Architects.
English partners: Anna Schabel, chairwoman of WIA Britain and AJ’S JOURNAL who founded the women architects’ awards
German partners: with Hille Bekic, Katrin Bohringer, Shivani Chakraborty, Elke Duda, Gabriele Fink, Anna Schuster, Sarah rivière and Elke Haus
Austrian partners: Silja TILLNER and Olivia Schimek-Hickisch
Slovak partners: Women in Architecture SLOVAKIA with Andréa KLIMKO
Irish Partners: Grafton who organizes the Architecture Biennale
CEA: the European Council of Architects and the comity for EQUALITY with Ursula FAIX
6:15pm Presentation of the French partners of WIA France
– ARVHA founder of the woman architect Awards in France open to international architects since 2017
– ARCHITECTUELLES Haut-de-France
6.30 pm Proposed actions
Studies on the profession; who should be mobilized? the Ministerial Committee for Equality at the Ministry of Culture, with Agnès SAAL, in charge of the Mission for Diversity at the Ministry of Culture.
the order of architects in France: what actions should be taken? with the contribution of Catherine JACQUOT ex-president of the national council of architects in France, the professionals – testimonials of Véronique DESCHARRIEREs winner of the 2015 Women Architect Prize (original work).
Future moments of medialization: like Innsbruck October 2018 – Paris awards of women architects December the 10th and the next days 10 – 12 December and Hamburg July 2019
Venice from the 23th of May until end of September 2018 Palazzo Mora
the International Architecture Exhibition in Venice with the testimony of Sophie BERTHELIER Winner of the 2017 Women Architect Prize,
Symposium in Innsbruck, Austria, 18 – 20 October 2018 and the Hamburg Summer Architecture in summer 2019.
what actions should be taken regarding architecture schools? testimonial of teachers and students at the Malaquais Architecture School (France).
Debates and proposals.
End 7:30 pm