Upcoming lectures

September 2014

7 November 2014 @ Washington University in St Louis - within the framework of Sam Fox School Public Lecture Series and school-wide symposium "Women in Architecture : 1974/2014" - As a woman I have no country, as a woman my country is the world of architecture.

20 November 2014 @ L'espace Vanel-Arche Marango in Toulouse - within the framework of Rendez-vous de l'Architecture organized by Le Conseil Régional de l'Ordre des Architectes & La Maison de l'Architecture Midi-Pyrénées - Le logement n'est pas un produit.

26 March 2015 @ Ryerson University, Toronto - within the framework of 2014/2015 lectures series - Architecture and its double, reflection on practicing architecture and its education.

Past lectures

March 2014

31 March 2014 @ Rice Université, Paris.

3 June 2014 @ ENSAPB, Paris (6:30 pm)

Projet porte d'orléans

February 2014

Document: Logis Transports

Réalisé par Loin des Machines


"Romeo & Juliette" has been given an honorable mention in the Equerre d’argent 2013

January 2014



Please check also the interview of Nasrine Seraji, the visit of the building and more information about the project.

Nasrine Seraji talks about the concept of Garden City in Le Rheu

June 2013

The discussion takes place on 11th of June at 20h30 in Théodore Monod High school. 

More info on the official site of Le Rheu.


Le Nouvel Urbanisme

"Roméo and Juliette" housing project hosts the "First national week of rent-controled housing"

June 2013

The "First national week of HLM (rent-controled housing)" will take place in Les Normailiennes community of Clermont-Ferrand from 8th to 14th of June. Atelier Seraji's recently completed "Romeo and Juliette" housing project will open its doors to public and elected officials.


Premiere Semaine Nationale des HLM

Nasrine Seraji talks about "Porte des Gaves" urban project in Pau

April 2013

“Roméo et Juliette” wins Palmarès régional 2013 award

April 2013


“Roméo et Juliette” housing complex in Clermont-Ferrand earned “Palmarès régional 2013 de l’architecture et de l’aménagement en Auvergne” award in the category of collective housing. A short movie and an article dedicated to the project are currently in preparation.

Le projet « Roméo et Juliette » à Clermont-Ferrand a été désigné lauréat du Palmarès régional 2013 de l’architecture et de l’aménagement en Auvergne dans la catégorie logements collectifs. Un article et une vidéo de présentation du projet sont en cours de préparation.



FUTURE CITIES: dreams/nightmares or opportunities for a new Operating System?

28 November 2012

Nasrine Seraji

Lecture - Faculty of Architecture - University of Hong Kong - Room MWT4, Meng Wah Complex

06:30 pm - 8:00 pm

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20 November 2012

Nasrine Seraji

Lecture - École Nationale Supérieure d’Architecture de Clermont-Ferrand (France)

07:00 pm

Cler conf

Architects and Politics

15 November 2012

Nasrine Seraji

Lecture - Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design (1 Bezalel Street, Jerusalem)

06:30 pm

Tel aviv conf

Nasrine Seraji lecture at the Shenzhen Municipal Planning Centre

July 2012


Nasrine Seraji

Lecture / Jury member -  Hong Kong Chinese University


Pictures of the ongoing construction of the "Romeo and Juliet" apartments in Clermont-Ferrand

June 2012

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Korasan Article

June 2012

ASAA is working on the Tehran Stock Exchange competition

May 2012

May 29th, ASAA was selected to participate in the competition for the new Tehran Stock Exchange building in Iran.


Architourism: An appropriate perspective for developing cities

May 2012

Nasrine Seraji

Lecture - IRIB Conference Hall (Tehran)

“LEARNING FROM MECCA” : the good, the bad or the evil influence of tourism on our cities 


Hong Kong & Shenzhen Bi-City Biennale of Architecture / Urbanism

March 2012


Kowloon Park and Hong Kong Heritage Discovery Centre

"Tri-ciprocal Cities: The Time, The Place, The People"

10:00 am > 6:00 pm  - 15 / 02 > 23 / 04 / 2012


Ville École Maison - Campus et Centre de Formation EDF, Saclay

December 2011

© ASAA, 2011, Fr, 1'48 min

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L'habitat étudiant, quels logements pour l'étudiant au 21e siècle ?

29 November 2011

Nasrine Seraji

Round table discussion - Parlement  de la Région de Bruxelles-Capitale (Belgium)

8:30 am - 5:00 pm




November 2011

° Éric Rhomer, "L'Arbre, le Maire et la Médiathèque", 1993, Fr, 105 min

Koolhaas, his relationship to history, journalism, architecture and urbanism

13 October 2011

Nasrine Seraji

Seminar - Niavaran Cultural Center

08:00 am - 08:00 pm

Deadline for registration: 6th September 2011

reg@sharestan.info - www.sharestan.info


Nasrine Iran

Nasrine Seraji is awarded "Chevalier de l'ordre national de la Légion d'honneur"

July 2011


OMA Exhibition at the Beaux-Arts in Paris

June 2011


Nasrine Seraji Director of the ENSAPM cordially invites you to visit the exhibition :







Exhibition is open from the 17th of June to the 20th of July 2011

Location: École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts Palais des études / Amphithéâtre d’honneur, 14 rue Bonaparte 75006 Paris

Opening hours: Monday to Friday, from 11 am to 7 pm / Closed on Sundays and holidays

By appointment on Saturday and 22th, 23th, 24th, 27th, 28th and 29th of June 2011

Free Admission 

ASAA is working on the EDF SACLAY Campus Center

June 2011

June 15th, ASAA was selected for the competition of the EDF SACLAY Campus Center on the Plateau de Saclay.


ASAA was selected for the Aix-en-Provence Art School competition

June 2011

May 6th, ASAA was selected for the Aix-en-Provence Art School competition. The site is next to the Vasarely Foundation.

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ASAA is working on a housing and kindergarten project

June 2011

April 14th, ASAA was selected for the RIVP competition, at the 134 Bd Davout in Paris 20th. The programme consists of 6000 m² of apartments, 360 m² kindergarten and 250 m² of associative spaces.

Atelier Seraji visits the construction site of the Clermont-Ferrand project "Romeo and Juilet"

May 2011

The whole team visited the construction site of the Clermont Ferrand project last week. The project consists of 74 apartments with a total surface of 6500 m². The structural work is now nearly finished on one of the two buildings. The construction is due to be completed in spring 2012.


Field trip to Ivry-sur-Seine

May 2011

The team went on a field trip to Ivry sur Seine, guided by Renée Gaihoustet, to visit a well known housing development designed by Jean Renaudie and Renée Renée Gaihoustet, among others,  in the 70s and early 80s. These housing complexes successfully create an urban life, blur the distinction between private and public areas and incorporate a programmatic diversity.


Le Rheu town council approved ASAA's urban design scheme for "la Trémelière" area

May 2011

ASAA presented the design scheme for the development of the 270 housing units, along with the participating architects. The next design stage will be launched soon and the building permit is expected before the end of the year. The city is looking forward to this new extension of the city.

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Round table discussion "quand les architectes n'ont pas peur du vide" / Cité de l'architecture et du patrimoine- Pari

29 April 2011

 Nasrine Seraji participated in a round table discussion on the notion of "void"  at the Cité de Chaillot in Paris on the 29th of april - 11.00 am

"Quand les architectes n'ont pas peur du vide" / "When the architects are not afraid of void"

9.00am - 1.00 pm : Round table with Finn Geipel, C. de Portzamparc, J. F. Doulet, A. Ruby, and  F. Chaslin

Cité de l'architecture et du patrimoine  -  1, Place du Trocadéro et du 11 novembre - 75116 Paris France

Nasrine Seraji participates in the round table discussion in Pau (France)

April 2011

Nasrine Seraji will participate in the round table discussion for the "journée d'échange sur l'habitat pour un territoire solidaire et durable * " at the Palais Beaumont in Pau — on the 28th of April 2011


 Allée Alfred de Musset - 64000 Pau - 05 59 11 20 00

Nasrine Seraji lecture at the University of Balaman - Lebanese Academy of Fine Arts - Beirut

15 April 2011

Nasrine Seraji will be at the Lebanese Academy of fine arts of Beirut on the 15th of April  for a lecture: "Dazibao d'architecture".

University of Balamand - Deir El-Balamand, El-Koura, North Lebanon

Nasrine Seraji lecture at the AA School of Architecture - London

March 2011

Nasrine Seraji will give a lecture on "Reading Architecture" at the AA School of Architecture on the 25th of March 2011.


Architectural Association (AA) School of Architecture / 36 Bedford Square / London WC1B 3ES

Nasrine Seraji will be a keynote speaker at the 99th ACSA annual meeting in Montreal, Canada

February 2011

The event will take place between the 3rd and the 6th of March at McGill University and Université de Montréal.


ASAA presents its project "Big, Heavy and Beautiful" to the Region île-de-France

January 2011

Atelier Seraji presented its project "Big, Heavy and Beautiful" to the Region île-de-France on the 1st of February 2011.

ASAA wins competition for Sports and Cultural center in Joinville-le-Pont

December 2010

L'espace culturel et sportif des Hauts-de-Joinville is located along the river  Marne in the heights of Joinville-Le-Pont, a city in the southestern suburbs of Paris.


The complex, mostly used by local schools and sports associations, includes a series of different and flexible sports spaces: a 1000m² sports hall with 100 seats, a dojo with 100 m²  tatami, a weight-lifting area and 2 dance halls of 100 and 200 m².

The center is meant to articulate the relationsship of the adjacent city hall and its square with the city and its geography, thus creating a new stimulating urban environment for the city’s inhabitants.

The building is scheduled for completion in 2013.

Pictures of the ongoing construction of the "Romeo and Juliet" apartment building in Clermont-Ferrand

October 2010


Pictures of the ongoing construction of the "Cabanon" student life center in Sophia Antipolis

July 2010


Round table discussion on Cultural Strategies for the Arab World - Dubai

March 2009