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Miro Roman is an architect, a researcher, an artist, a designer, and none from the stated. His main focus is at the overlap of information technologies and architectural articulations.
Miro holds a Master of Advanced Studies degree in Computer Aided Architectural Design from ETH Zurich, and a Master in Architecture degree from the University of Zagreb. Since 2004 he is collaborating with Luka Vlahović on project romanvlahovic. From 2013 to 2015 he was a part of the Future Cities Laboratory, interdisciplinary research programme of the Singapore ETH Centre for Global Environmental Sustainability (SEC). Currently he is a PHD researcher at the Chair of CAAD at ETH Zürich.

miro@romanvlahovic.com

Exhibitions

10.2015 Lacescape Table, WantedDesign; Ikon Arts Foundation; Croatian Design Showcase, New York, USA

01.2015 Urban Dyptich – photographic mosaic, Destruction & Rebirth, The Mill, Singapore

10.2014 Lacescape Table, Ljubljana Month Of Design 2014, Brands & Signs, Ljubljana, Slovenia

09.2014 Lacescape Table, Exhibition of Croatian Design 1314, Zagreb, Croatia

06.2014 Lacescape Table, D-Day; 5. International Design Festival, Zagreb, Croatia

06.2013 Object vs. Population – 3d Printed Generative Jewellery, D-Day; 4. International Design Festival, Zagreb, Croatia

12.2012 Hvidra Memorial, The 47th Zagreb Salon of Architecture, Zagreb, Croatia

10.2012 Object vs. Population – 3d Printed Generative Jewellery, Ljubljana Month Of Design 2012, Design Expo, Ljubljana, Slovenia

09.2010 Recognising Praxis, Architectural Association Rijeka, Rijeka, Croatia

05.2010 Opening Exhibition Of Maxxi Rome, Associate for Helena Paver Njirić’s “Moire” Exhibit, Rome, Italy

10.2009 Forest City, The 44th Zagreb Salon Of Architecture, Zagreb, Croatia

 

Talks

08.2017 Void or How to Deal with a LOT, Kulturfolger, Zürich, Switzerland

12.2016 A Play of Books – Computational Object in a World of Data, TU Wien, Vienna, Austria

11.2016 A Quantum City (with Diana Alvarez Marin), Recombinant City, Department of Architecture and Urban Studies, Politecnico di Milano, Milano, Italy

11.2016 A Quantum City (with Diana Alvarez Marin), Act of resistance series, OSA, Academy of Architecture, Mendrisio, Switzerland

05.2016 A Play of Books – Computational Object in a World of Data, ITA lunch Talk, ETH Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland

04.2016 Generic Ground – A Few Objects and their many Others, MAS Urban Design, ETH Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland

10.2015 Generic Ground – A Few Objects and their many Others, Computational Object, TU Wien, Vienna, Austria

08.2015 Kilo Dialogues: A Quantum City Book Launch (with Diana Alvarez Marin), Kilo Lounge, Singapore

05.2015 Abstract Object in The Word of Data, COST, New Materialism, Einsiedeln, Switzerland

01.2015 How to master the Generic (with Diana Alvarez Marin), Future Cities: Research in Action, Urban Redevelopment Authority, Singapore

07.2014 A Quantum City (with Diana Alvarez Marin), Quantum City Workshop, University Of Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia

04.2014 Storytelling (with Luka Vlahovic), OFF AF, University of Architecture, Zagreb, Croatia

07.2013 A Quantum City (with Diana Alvarez Marin), Lunch Talk, Value Lab Asia, Future Cities Laboratory, Singapore

09.2010 Context (with Luka Vlahovic), Architectural Symposium – Recognising Praxis, Architectural Association Rijeka, Rijeka, Croatia

 

Publications by Miro

Roman, Miro (2016). ‘Abstract Object in the World of Data – A Play of Books – Symbolicity of Information as Potential for Architectural Articulation’, in eCAADe 2016: Complexity & Simplicity – Proceedings of the 34th eCAADe Conference – Volume 2, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland, 22-26 August 2016, pp. 287-296

Alvarez, Diana and Miro Roman (2015). ‘A Quantum City: Mastering the Generic’, Reflection on New Urbanization and Sustainability, Landscape Architecture Frontiers No.5 Volume 3: 99-109.

Tomljanovic, Petra and Miro Roman (2015). ‘From Singapore With Love’, Oris magazine 95: 148-157.

Hovestadt, Ludger, Vera Bühlmann, Diana Alvarez, Miro Roman and Michael Sebastian (2015). A Quantum City, Applied Virtuality Book Series. Basel: Birkhäuser.

Roman, Miro (2015). ‘Information, Data, Lists, Indexes, Pixels – Simbolicity of Data as a Potential for Articulation’, FCL Magazine (No3): 56–63.

Alvarez, Diana and Miro Roman (2014). ‘A Quantum City, or How to Master the Generic’, in 102nd ACSA Annual Meeting Proceedings, Globalizing Architecture/ Flows and Disruptions.

Roman, Miro (2014). ‘Four Chairs and All the Others – Eigenchair’, in Eigenarchitecture, eds. Ludger Hovestadt and Vera Bühlmann, 10–25. Birkhauser Architecture.

Roman, Miro (2013). ‘Four Chairs and All the Others – Eigenchair’, in eCAADe 2013: Computation and Performance – Proceedings of the 31st eCAADe Conference – Volume 2, eCAADe, 405–415, Delft, The Netherlands.

 

Publications on Miro

Komazlić, Antonija (2014). ‘Through the Looking Glass’, Oris magazine 89: 240 – 249.

Hržić, Marjan (2012). ‘Hvidra Memorial, Dubrovnik Pacemaker’, in Expanding the Horizon: Croatian Urbanism 1991-2011, 174, 175, 228, 229. Croatian Architects Association.

 

Awarded Architectural Competitions

04.2016 Spectral Monument (with Luka Vlahović, Petra Tomljanović), Honourable mention, Zagreb, Croatia

12.2011 Europan 11 Dubrovnik Pacemaker (with Josip Mičetić, Luka Vlahović), Honourable Mention, Dubrovnik, Croatia

01.2011 University Campus Borongaj (with Jelena Botteri, Helena Paver Njirić, Hrvoje Sedlić – Hpnj+), Honorable Mention Zagreb, Croatia

12.2010 Urban Plan For Development of Housing in Rujevica (with Jelena Botteri, Helena Paver Njirić, Yosuke Ozaki, Hrvoje Sedlić – Hpnj+), Honorable Mention, Rijeka, Croatia

03.2010 Epk Drava 2012 – Embankment of the River Drava (with Jelena Botteri, Helena Paver Njirić – Hpnj+), 2nd Prize, Maribor, Slovenia

10.2009 Regulation of Hermann Bolle’s Alley (with Iva Baljkas, Josip Mičetić Luka Vlahović), 2nd Prize, Zagreb, Croatia

09.2009 Hvidra Memorial (with Iva Baljkas, Luka Vlahović), 1st Prize, Zagreb, Croatia

05.2008 City Park Špansko (with Erna Pajnić, Luka Vlahović), Honorable Mention, Zagreb, Croatia

12.2007 Extension of Ksaver Šandor Gjalski School, Zagreb, Croatia, (with Luka Vlahović), Honorable Mention

09.2007 City Cemetery´s Extension Complex on Mirogoj (with Iskra Kirin, Josip Mičetić, Luka Vlahović), Honourable Mention, Zagreb, Croatia

04.2006 Ivanja Reka School (with Hrvoje Čop, Ksenija Jurčić Diminić, Barbara Kalaš, Vinko Penezić, Krešimir Rogina – Penezić & Rogina Architects), Honourable Mention, Zagreb, Croatia

07.2004 Gračani-Dolje Urban Plan (with Iva Baljkas, Hrvoje Čop, Luka Vlahović), Honourable Mention, Zagreb, Croatia

12.2003 Main Square Čakovec (with Iva Baljkas, Marko Salopek), 3rd Prize, Čakovec, Croatia