STADACHTIG* is a workportfolio and blog of Veronika Kovacsova. She is an urban design student (Master programme) at the Amsterdam Academy of Architecture, the Netherlands and holds a Master degree in Social Sciences (urban sociology / University of Amsterdam).
Besides her academic education, she has three years of experience working as a jr. urban designer at renowned offices in Amsterdam. During the Spring/Summer semester 2012 she was based in Vienna, Austria, finishing her studies at the Department for Urban Design, TU Wien and at the same time she joined the ONORTHODOX collective working on an cultural/urban intervention project on the Slovak/Hungarian boarderline.
Currently she is back in Amsterdam, working on her graduation project dealing with the topic of urban climate change (researching the effects of climate change in cities and their surrounding regions, investigating and identifying measurements that can be taken to protect and improve the microclimate in cities).
If you would like to drop her a note, feel free to do so at hello[at]stadachtig[dot]nl
* IPA: /stad:ɑxtəx/ is an adjective and could be translated from Dutch to English as ‘city-like’. The meaning and content is very broad and open, however connected to intriguing, fascinating, but also every day urban issues.
/updated on 2012.09.26/