at the AUB OSB Maamari Auditorium is organized by Professor of Architecture and Urban Design Robert Saliba. It features two roundtables entitled “Architecture Itineraries” and “Parallel Itineraries” with presentations by different generations of AUB Architecture alumni.
on the AUB MSFEA Bechtel Terrace is curated by Mustapha Jundi (BArch ’00) and Abir Eltayeb (BArch ’06) and designed by Ghaith Abi Ghanem and Jad Melki (BArch ’12). Mohamad Nahle (BArch ’18) provided research and design support. The exhibition features two booklets that were produced for the occasion.
The Yearbook (1968-2018), edited by Abir Eltayeb and Aram Yeretzian, narrates the history of alumni, faculty, social life, and events in the Architecture program for the past 50 years in a rich timeline format that is punctuated with 16 essays by former and current faculty members and alumni.
The Exhibition Catalog, edited by Abir Eltayeb and Mustapha Jundi, documents the collected projects for the exhibition from an interdisciplinary perspective. It features more than 240 projects by 131 alumni across an array of disciplines and media.
The branding of the Architecture 50th events, including the symposium & exhibition and the design and layout of the two booklets, is done by Kite Creative s.a.l. under the creative direction of Ahmad Gharbieh and Maya Saikali (ArD-AUB).