OCT OSAKA: 34 students and 2 instructors, from the Osaka College of Architecture in Japan, arrived for a 7-day workshop. [Photo: Ayano Atsumi & text: sa]
The students arrived just as a monsoon shower brings a little relief from the intense summer heat. [Photo & text: sa]
Tomiaki Tamura, Head of Aarchitecture and Design at Arcosanti, introduces the students to the Arcology theory and Arcosanti in the Colly Soleri Amphitheater. [Photo & text: sa]
The students visit each department to learn more about Arcosanti. Ceramics Manager, Ed Werman, explains the procedure of making ceramic bells. [Photo: Claudia Lange & text: sa]
Agriculture Manager Adam Nordfors gives a tour of the gardens, while agriculture volunteer Hiroshi Kondo translates into Japanese. [Photo: Ayano Atsumi & text: sa]
Paolo Soleri answers some of the students questions.
A second group of students from the College of Civil Engineering in Osaka, Japan, will arrive on September 14th for a 10-day visit. [Photo: Ayano Atsumi & text: sa]