Aurel von Richthofen : Curriculum Vitae

Books

Nebel, S., & von Richthofen, A. (2016). Urban Oman - Trends and Perspectives of Urbanisation in Muscat Capital Area (Vol. 21). Berlin: LIT Verlag.
von Richthofen, A. (2013). aurelVR architecture - research, teaching, projects 2009 to 2013. Berlin. Retrieved from http://issuu.com/aurelvr/docs/aurelvr_issuu
von Richthofen, A., Baumeister, J., & Werminghausen, M. (Eds.). (2012). UPAD Yearbook 2012. Muscat: GUtech. Retrieved from http://issuu.com/aurelvr/docs/upad_1_3
von Richthofen, A. (2009). aurelVR architecture - portfolio 2007 to 2009. Columbus, USA. Retrieved from http://issuu.com/aurelvr/docs/aurelvr_portfolio_preview_web_pages

Book Chapters

von Richthofen, A., & Hanakata, N. (2017). Conversation on Designing Future Cities with Measures for a New Urban Agenda with Richard Hassell. In S. Cairns & D. Tunas (Eds.), Future Cities Laboratory: Indicia 01 (pp. 82–85). Singapore ETH Centre: Lars Muller Publishers.
von Richthofen, A. (2017). Ferdinand von Richthofen: a manual for the traveling researcher – towards a chorologic model of geography. In B. Genito & L. Caterina (Eds.), Archeologia delle Vie della Seta - Percorsi, Immagini e cultura materiale (Vol. I, pp. 93–106). Roma: Scienze e Lettere.
Hebel, D., Aigner, N., Fleck, D., Heisel, F., Javadian, A., Lee, S., … Wisniewska, M. H. (2017). Shifting Paradigms: From Excavation to Cultivation. In S. Cairns & D. Tunas (Eds.), Future Cities Laboratory: Indicia 01 (pp. 191–199). Singapore ETH Centre: Lars Muller Publishers.
von Richthofen, A. (2016). Modelling low-rise high-density neighbourhoods in Oman. In Urban Oman - Trends and Perspectives of Urbanisation in Muscat Capital Area (Vol. 21, pp. 191–202). Berlin: LIT Verlag. Retrieved from http://www.lit-verlag.de/isbn/3-643-90714-1
von Richthofen, A. (2016). No urban desert! Emergence and transformation of extended urban landscapes in Oman. In Vanessa Miriam Carlow & Institute for Sustainable Urbanism ISU, TU Braunschweig (Eds.), Ruralism - The Future of Villages and Small Towns in an Urbanizing World (p. 296). Berlin: Jovis.
von Richthofen, A. (2016). Parameters of urban expansion in Oman. In Urban Oman - Trends and Perspectives of Urbanisation in Muscat Capital Area (Vol. 21, pp. 109–126). Berlin: LIT Verlag. Retrieved from http://www.lit-verlag.de/isbn/3-643-90714-1
von Richthofen, A. (2016). Patterns of urban growth and expansion: the Al Khoud case study. In Urban Oman - Trends and Perspectives of Urbanisation in Muscat Capital Area (Vol. 21, pp. 91–108). Berlin: LIT Verlag. Retrieved from http://www.lit-verlag.de/isbn/3-643-90714-1
Nebel, S., & von Richthofen, A. (2016). Urban Oman - Editorial. In Urban Oman - Trends and Perspectives of Urbanisation in Muscat Capital Area (Vol. 21, pp. 15–20). Berlin: LIT Verlag. Retrieved from http://www.lit-verlag.de/isbn/3-643-90714-1
Nebel, S., & von Richthofen, A. (2016). Urban sustainability in the Omani context. In Urban Oman - Trends and Perspectives of Urbanisation in Muscat Capital Area (Vol. 21, pp. 249–258). Berlin: LIT Verlag. Retrieved from http://www.lit-verlag.de/isbn/3-643-90714-1
Nebel, S., & von Richthofen, A. (2016). Urbanisation in Oman – Background and trends. In Urban Oman - Trends and Perspectives of Urbanisation in Muscat Capital Area (Vol. 21, pp. 25–36). Berlin: LIT Verlag. Retrieved from http://www.lit-verlag.de/isbn/3-643-90714-1
von Richthofen, A. (2016). Visualizing Urban Form as Mass Ornament in Muscat Capital Area. In N. Mounajjed (Ed.), Visual Culture(s) in the Gulf: An Anthology (pp. 137–158). Cambridge: Gulf Research Centre. Retrieved from http://dx.doi.org/10.3929/ethz-a-010637956
Hebel, D., & von Richthofen, A. (2015). Alternativen inklusive – von einem erweiterten Verständnis unserer Disziplin. In A. Gerber & S. Kurath (Eds.), Städtebau, Stadtentwicklung, Raumplanung: Braucht es noch uns Architekten und Architektinnen?
von Richthofen, A. (2015). Oman’s Urban Turn. In ETH Studio Basel (Ed.), Muscat and Oman - engineered land, a territorial research. ETH-Zürich. Retrieved from http://dx.doi.org/10.3929/ethz-a-010335395
Hebel, D. E., & von Richthofen, Aurel. (2015). Sand, eine endliche Ressource. In Wie Sand am Meer, Reihe Kunst und Wissenschaft, Katalog zur Ausstellung. München: ERES Stiftung.
von Richthofen, A. (2010). Regelbasiertes Entwerfen im Unterricht. In S. Hoffmann (Ed.), Open Source School - Neue Synergien zwischen Schule und Kiez in Gropiusstadt. Berlin: Universitatsverlag der TU Berlin.

Journal Articles

von Richthofen, A. (2018). A critical reconstruction of modern urban settlement patterns in Muscat and Al Bāţinah based on military maps. Journal of Oman Studies, 19.
Heim, B., Joosten, M., von Richthofen, A., & Rupp, F. (2018). On the Process and Economics of Land Settlement in Oman: Mathematical Modeling and Reasoning in Urban Planning and Design. Homo Oeconomicus, 35(1), 1–30. https://doi.org/10.1007/s41412-018-0066-7
Cummings, V., & von Richthofen, A. (2017). Urban Sustainability as a Political Instrument in the Gulf Region exemplified at Projects in Abu Dhabi. DIE ERDE – Journal of the Geographical Society of Berlin, 148(4), 253–267. https://doi.org/10.12854/erde-148-53
Hebel, D., & von Richthofen, A. (2015). Constructing Sand. FCL Magazine, Special Issue, Constructing Alternatives, Research Projects 2012-2015. https://doi.org/http://dx.doi.org/10.3929/ethz-a-010636984
von Richthofen, A. (2015). Desert Sprawl. Rapid urbanisation: the transformation of the desert in Oman. Topos, the International Review of Landscape, Architecture and Urban Design, 93, 96–101. https://doi.org/http://dx.doi.org/10.3929/ethz-a-010637913
von Richthofen, A., & Langer, S. (2015). Evaluating the urban development and determining “peak-space” of Muscat Capital Area. Trialog – Journal for Planning and Building in the Third World, 111(Urbanisation in the Gulf Countries). https://doi.org/http://dx.doi.org/10.3929/ethz-a-010637970
Hebel, D., & von Richthofen, A. (2015). Sand Lab: Transforming Desert Sand Into Glass. FCL Gazette, (24). Retrieved from http://www.fcl.ethz.ch/assets/Gazette-24.pdf
von Richthofen, A. (2014). Oman - das Gegen-Dubai? Baumeister, (14), 82–89. https://doi.org/http://dx.doi.org/10.3929/ethz-a-010637947
von Richthofen, A. (2014). Vanishing Omani Landscapes. Topos, the International Review of Landscape, Architecture and Urban Design. Retrieved from http://www.toposmagazine.com/vanishing-omani-landscapes/
von Richthofen, A. (2007). 3 Ms of Metabolism. Pidgin - Princeton Architectural Press, 3, 146–163.
von Richthofen, A., & Kocher, L. (2003). Landscape Urbanism – Interview with Alejandro Zaera Polo on the Yokohama Port Terminal. Trans - Journal of the Department of Architecture at ETH, 11(Transscape-City and Landscape).
von Richthofen, A. (2003). Machinic Landscaping Spluegen – An Experimental Landscape Design Project. Trans - Journal of the Department of Architecture at ETH, 11(Transscape-City and Landscape).
Reber, M., & von Richthofen, A. (2002). Von Schanze zu Schanze schauen. Ein Gespräch mit Marcel Meili, ETH Studio Basel. Trans - Journal of the Department of Architecture at ETH, 10(TransItion).

Conference Papers

von Richthofen, A., Zeng, W., Burkhard, R., Asada, S., Mueller Arisona, S., Schubiger, S., & Heisel, F. (2017). Urban Mining: Visualizing the Availability of Construction Materials for Re-Use in Future Cities. In 21st International Conference Information Visualisation. London South Bank University.
von Richthofen, A. (2014). Modeling Sustainable Neighborhoods in Oman. Presented at the Challenges of Urbanization in Arab Gulf Countries, GUtech, Oman.
von Richthofen, A. (2012). Ferdinand von Richthofen: a manual for the traveling researcher – towards a chorologic model of geography. Archeology of the Silk Road: Routes, Images and Material Culture, 165–185. Retrieved from http://www.archeozone.it/ConferenzeUNIOR/ViedellaSeta.html#p=176
von Richthofen, A. (2011). Space and Politics of Urbanization in Muscat Capital Area. In Politics and Space. Lebanese American University, Beirut. Retrieved from http://www.lau.edu.lb/news-events/conferences/architecture-political/docs/vonrichthofen.pdf
von Richthofen, A. (2011). The Wave-Breaker – A Novel Approach to Computer Aided Design Representation. In Crossing the Line. American University Dubai. Retrieved from http://crossingthelineconference. blogspot.com
von Richthofen, A. (2011). Top-Down Urbanism in the Gulf Region – Focus on Oman. In Dakam - Proceedings of the ArchTheo 2012 Conference (pp. 392–402). Sinan Mimar University, Istanbul: Dakam.

Conference Presentations and Lectures

von Richthofen, A., Cairns, S., & Jasper, A. (2017, December). FCL Lunch Talk - Urban Elements. Lecture, Future Cities Laboratory, ETH Singapore Center.
von Richthofen, A. (2017, October). Urban Mining and Tropical Climate. Lecture, National University of Singapore.
von Richthofen, A. (2017, October). Senses and Urban Spatial Reasoning and Representation. Lecture, Yale NUS, Singapore.
von Richthofen, A. (2017, June). Urban Elements -Tools for Education Research at the Future Cities Laboratory, Singapore-ETH Centre. Lecture, ETSAB, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona.
von Richthofen, A. (2017, May). Education Research at the Future Cities Laboratory, Singapore-ETH Centre. Lecture, Tongji University, Shanghai.
von Richthofen, A. (2017, March). Design, Co-Evolution and Participation in Urban Planning. Lecture, Urban Redevelopment Authority, Singapore.
von Richthofen, A. (2017, January). Urban Spatial Reasoning and Representation. Lecture, Yale NUS, Singapore.
von Richthofen, A., & Nebel, S. (2016, December). Urban Oman - Booklaunch and Exhibition Vernissage. Lecture presented at the Habitat Unit, TU Berlin.
von Richthofen, A. (2016, December). Rural-Urban Transformation in Oman. Lecture presented at the IPS: International Planning Sessions -Experts discuss Urban and Regional Challenges, TU Dortmund.
von Richthofen, A. (2016, November). Circular Material Economies and Urban Mining. Lecture, National University of Singapore.
von Richthofen, A. (2016, September). Report from the 2016 E4D Summer School with ETH Global at TU Delft. Lecture presented at the Annual Conference, Future Cities Laboratory, ETH Singapore Center.
von Richthofen, A., Deffner, V., & Babar, Z. (2016, August). Arab Gulf Cities in Transition: Space, Politics and Society. Introduction Lecture presented at the Gulf Research Meeting, Cambridge. Retrieved from http://gulfresearchmeeting.net/index.php?pgid=Njk=&wid=MTE2&yr=2016
von Richthofen, A. (2016, April). Sand - an (in)finite Resource? Introduction Lecture presented at the ETH Global Engineering for Development (E4D) Summer School, TU Delft. Retrieved from https://www.ethz.ch/en/the-eth-zurich/global/funding-opportunities/research-for-development/sawiris-scholarships/e4d-winter-schools/Sand_an_infinite_Resource_2016.html
von Richthofen, A. (2016, April). Visualising material stocks and flows in buildings of Singapore. Lecture, Future Cities Laboratory, ETH Singapore Center.
von Richthofen, A., & Hanakata, N. (2016, February). Terrain, Topography and Territory - Concepts and representation of urban spaces. Lecture, Yale NUS, SIngapore.
von Richthofen, A. (2015, December). Il metabolismo urbano. Invited Lecture presented at the Il progetto di riciclo, Facoltà di Architettura dell’Università degli Studi di Catania, Siracusa.
von Richthofen, A. (2015, November). Urban Mining: From Alternative Construction Materials to Sustainable Neighborhoods. Invited Lecture presented at the Architecture, Science and Technology, Singapore University of Design and Technology.
von Richthofen, A. (2015, November). Productive Spatial Systems in Oman: Case-Study Al Batinah. Conference presented at the Ruralism, Braunschweig.
von Richthofen, A. (2015, October). Alternative Construction Materials for Future Cities. Habitat III preparation conference presented at the Future Cities Lab, Jakarta.
von Richthofen, A. (2014, March). Modeling Sustainable Neighborhoods in Oman. Presented at the Challenges of Urbanization in Arab Gulf Countries, GUtech, Oman.
von Richthofen, A. (2014). Sustainable Urbanization Models for Conflict Zones. Invited Lecture, Al Quds University of East Jerusalem.
von Richthofen, A. (2013). Greening the desert? Sustainability and Urbanization in the Gulf. Keynote presented at the Future Cities Conference, Dubai Cityscape, UAE.
von Richthofen, A., & Nebel, S. (2013). Towards Sustainable Patterns of Urbanization in Oman. Progress Report, GUtech, Oman.
von Richthofen, A. (2012). Ferdinand von Richthofen: a manual for the traveling researcher – towards a chorologic model of geography. International Conference Presentation presented at the Archeologia delle Vie della Seta - Percorsi, Immagini e cultura materiale, Università degli Studi di Napoli, “l’Orientale”.
von Richthofen, A. (2012). Integrated Tourism Projects and the Impact of Urbanization in Oman. International Conference Presentation presented at the Exeter Gulf Conference, Center for Gulf Studies – University of Exeter.
von Richthofen, A. (2012). Muscat Capital Area – Urbanisation Patterns at the Gulf of Arabia. Invited Lecture, Institute for Sustainable Urbanism - TU Braunschweig.
von Richthofen, A. (2012). Parametric Design Beyond Form. Invited Lecture presented at the Catalyst architecture lecture Series, Sultan Qabous University.
von Richthofen, A. (2012). Parametrie – von der Formgenese zur Organisation räumlicher Zusammenhänge. Invited Lecture, Fachhochschule Trier.
von Richthofen, A. (2012). Sustainable Urban Planning and Civic Participation – The Mutrah Master Planning and Redevelopment Project in Oman. International Conference Presentation presented at the AIA – Middle East Architectural Design Days, Jeddah.
von Richthofen, A. (2012). The Urban Form as Ornament – Mass-culture and the Politics of the Continuous (Sub-)Urbanization in Oman. International Conference Presentation presented at the The Gulf Research Meeting 2012, Cambridge.
von Richthofen, A. (2012). Vom Daten-Ornament zur Daten-Struktur. International Conference Presentation presented at the Beyond Rendering - Tagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Geometrie und Grafik, TU Berlin.
von Richthofen, A. (2011). aurelVR Practice – Parametric Projects 2001 – 2009. Invited Lecture presented at the Marvelous Mondays Lecture Series, GUtech, Oman.
von Richthofen, A. (2011). Mechanisms of Urban Sprawl in Muscat Capital Area. International Conference Presentation presented at the The Gulf Research Meeting 2011, Cambridge.
von Richthofen, A. (2011). Muscat Capital Area – From Royal Decrees to Urban Sprawl, Mechanisms of Urban Production in Oman. International Conference Presentation presented at the the Winter School Middle East, Kuwait City.
von Richthofen, A. (2011). Parametric Drawing – a novel approach to representation. International Conference Presentation presented at the Crossing the line: Drawing in the middle east – intersections of transdisciplinary practice and understanding, American University in Dubai.
von Richthofen, A. (2011). Space and Politics of Urbanization in Muscat Capital Area. International Conference Presentation presented at the Fourth International Symposium on Architectural Theory, Lebanese American University, Beirut.
von Richthofen, A. (2011). Sustainability as Strategy for Urban Development. International Conference Presentation presented at the OITE Urban Oman Conference, Muscat.
von Richthofen, A. (2011). Top-Down Urbanism in the Gulf Region – Focus on Oman. International Conference Presentation presented at the ArchTheo 2011 - DaKam – eastern mediterranean academic research Center, Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University, Istanbul.
von Richthofen, A. (2010). Educating Urban Designers in the Context of Oman. Invited Lecture presented at the Institut für Städtebau und Landesplanung, RWTH aachen.
von Richthofen, A. (2010). Rule-Based Design Approaches in Architecture. Invited Lecture, TU Berlin.
von Richthofen, A., & Negron Oberon, L. (2010). Scripting, Fabrication and Iterative Production. Workshop presented at the DMY Design Festival, Berlin.
von Richthofen, A. (2009). Schwarzpläne – Politics and Space of 20th century urban transformation read from figure ground plans in Berlin. Invited Lecture presented at the German Language Center, The Ohio State University.
von Richthofen, A. (2008). Metabolism – Lost and Rediscovered in Translation. Invited Lecture presented at the Knowlton School of Architecture, The Ohio State University.
von Richthofen, A. (2008). Metabo–Urbanism, Cities Without Planning. Invited Lecture presented at the Knowlton School of Architecture, The Ohio State University.
von Richthofen, A. (2008). Models - Concepts and techniques in architectural design. Invited Lecture presented at the Knowlton School of Architecture, The Ohio State University.
von Richthofen, A. (2007). Editor of / Architecture as: Membranes, Landscapes, Codes, Proto-Computations. Invited Lecture presented at the Knowlton School of Architecture, The Ohio State University.
von Richthofen, A. (2007). IN-Form, intelligent Form-Concepts from Gestalt to Content. International Conference Presentation presented at the Sources of Architectural Form, Kuwait University of Petrol and Engineering.
von Richthofen, A. (2007). Shape vs Form – or the recast of Gestalt and Content in Post-critical theory. Kuwait University of Petrol and Engineering.

Reports

Hebel, D. E., & von Richthofen, A. (2015, January). Invention Disclosure: Alternative Sand Materials.
Nebel, S., & von Richthofen, A. (2014). Towards Sustainable Urbanization Patterns in Oman (Final report No. CBS-ORG-09-001). Muscat: The Research Council Oman.
von Richthofen, A., & Scholz, W. (2013). Oman National Spatial Strategy (ONSS) with focus on urbanisation. Muscat: Supreme Committee of Planning.
von Richthofen, A., Gronning, O., Baumeister, J., Gaube, H., Aziz, H., & Bontenbal, M. (2010). Consultant to Norplan Oman for the Mutrah Re-Development and Master-Planning.

Websites and Blogs

Hebel, D., & von Richthofen, Aurel. (2014, October 16). Sand (Teil 2): nachhaltige Alternativen. Retrieved from https://www.ethz.ch/en/news-and-events/eth-news/news/2014/10/sand-teil-2-nachhaltige-alternativen.html
Hebel, D., & von Richthofen, Aurel. (2014, October 14). Sand (Teil 1): eine endliche Ressource. Retrieved from https://www.ethz.ch/en/news-and-events/eth-news/news/2014/10/sand-teil-1-eine-endliche-ressource.html
von Richthofen, A. (2012). aurelVR.com. Retrieved March 30, 2012, from http://aurelvr.com
Nebel, S., & von Richthofen, A. (2012). UrbanOman.org. Retrieved March 30, 2015, from http://urbanoman.org/

Awards and Grants

von Richthofen, A., Cairns, S., & Leyk, D. (2016). Funding: Advanced Studies in Urban Design Course (No. Urban Redevelopment Authority). Future Cities Laboratory Singapore.
Hebel, D., & von Richthofen, A. (2016). Funding: Visualisation of Urban Mining Sources in the Building Stock of Singapore (No. NRF 370071002). Future Cities Laboratory Singapore.
Hebel, D., & von Richthofen, A. (2015). Funding: Alternative Construction Materials and Methods to Replace Sand and Cement (No. NRF 370071002). Future Cities Laboratory Singapore.
Nebel, S., & von Richthofen, A. (2011). Co-Investigator on research project “Towards Sustainable Patterns of Urbanization in Oman” (No. CBS-ORG-09-001). Oman: The Research Council.
Nebel, S., & von Richthofen, A. (2011). Funding: Towards Sustainable Patterns of Urbanization in Oman (No. CBS-ORG-09-001). Oman: The Research Council.
von Richthofen, A. (2007). Deans Award. Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University.
von Richthofen, A. (2005). Research Scholarship IKEA Foundation Switzerland. Switzerland: IKEA Foundation.
von Richthofen, A. (2005). Tution Scholarship. Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University.
von Richthofen, A. (2004). Travel-Research Scholarship Erich Degen Foundation - Department of Architecture. Switzerland: ETH Zurich.

Conference and Exhibition Organisation

von Richthofen, A., & Stokols, A. (2018). Symposium Organization: Disruptive Technologies for Development. Presented at the The World Bank, Singapore ETH Centre.
von Richthofen, A. (2017). Seminar Trip Organization: Urban Redevelopment Authoriry Singapore meets Barcelona. Future Cities Laboratory, Singapore.
von Richthofen, A. (2017). Seminar Trip Organization: Urban Redevelopment Authoriry Singapore meets Shanghai. Future Cities Laboratory, Singapore.
von Richthofen, A., Lee, G., & Youm, S. H. (2017). Symposium Organization: Energy Efficient Buildings & Responsive / Smart Cities. Presented at the Yonsei University and FCL, Singapore ETH Centre.
von Richthofen, A., Hakomori, Y., Coaloa, V., & Predock, H. (2017). Symposium Organization: Study Abroad - Asia Term Review. Presented at the University of Southern California and FCL, Singapore ETH Centre.
von Richthofen, A., Deffner, V., & Babar, Z. (2016). Conference Organization: Arab Gulf Cities in Transition: Space, Politics and Society. Gulf Research Centre. Retrieved from http://grm.grc.net/index.php?pgid=Njk=&wid=MTE2&yr=2016
von Richthofen, A., & Papadopoulou, M. (2016). Conference Organization: Young Researcher Symposium. Future Cities Laboratory, Singapore.
Hebel, D. E., von Richthofen, A., & Rufer, H.-C. (2016). Organisation: E4D Winterschool 2016: Sand: an (in)finite Resource? Engineering for Development ETH Zürich. Retrieved from https://www.ethz.ch/en/the-eth-zurich/global/funding-opportunities/research-for-development/sawiris-scholarships/e4d-winter-schools/Sand_an_infinite_Resource_2016.html
von Richthofen, A., & Hebel, D. E. (2016). Organization: E4D Summerschool 2016: Sand: an (in)finite Resource? TU Delft: Engineering for Development (E4D) ETH Global, ETH Zürich. https://doi.org/http://dx.doi.org/10.3929/ethz-a-010858650
Hebel, D. E., & von Richthofen, A. (2015). Bio-Cementation and Sand Alternatives. Future Cities Laboratory, Singapore.
Hebel, D., & von Richthofen, A. (2015). Exhibition Curated: Future Cities - Research in Action. Urban Redevelopment Authority, Singapore. Retrieved from https://www.ura.gov.sg/uol/media-room/news/2015/jan/pr15-05.aspx
Nebel, S., & von Richthofen, A. (2014, March 24). Conference Organization: Challenges of Urbanization in Arab Gulf Countries. GUtech, Oman. Retrieved from http://urbanoman.org/downloads/CUAGC_2014_Program.pdf
von Richthofen, A., Eaton, A., & Nebel, S. (2014). Exhibition Curated: Urban Oman Exhibition. GUtech, Oman.
von Richthofen, A., Bontenbal, M., & Nebel, S. (2013). Conference Organization: Urban Oman – International Symposium on Urbanization in Oman. GUtech, Oman. Retrieved from http://urbanoman.org/downloads/Urban%20Oman%20conference.pdf
von Richthofen, A. (2013). Focal point for ETH Studio Basel in Oman. ETH Studio Basel. Retrieved from http://www.studio-basel.com/publications/books/muscat-and-oman-engineered-land.html
von Richthofen, A. (2008). Conference Organization: Option Explicit – Scripted environments and Digital Fabrication. OSU.
von Richthofen, A. (2008). Exhibition Curated: Option Explicit – Scripted environments and Digital Fabrication. OSU.

Exhibited Designs

von Richthofen, A., & Hebel, D. (2016). Closing the Circle: Urban Metabolism through recycled building materials, alternative cementation processes to innovative building typologies for Singapore. [Mixed media: Table with laboratory equipment, recycled building materials, liquids, plexiglass, seringes and monitor with documentary movie]. 100 x 110 x 80 cm.
von Richthofen, A., & Hebel, D. (2016). Sand Lab [Mixed media: laboratory equipment, recycled building materials, liquids, plexiglass, seringes]. 200 x 180 x60 cm. Retrieved from http://www.labiennale.org/en/architecture/exhibition/
von Richthofen, A., & Hebel, D. (2015). Sand Laser Sinter Material [Laser sintered sand models, plexiglass, sand]. 20 x 30 x30 cm. Retrieved from http://www.focusterra.ethz.ch/sonderausstellungen/aktuell.html
von Richthofen, A. (2010). FU Berlin Campus [Architectural Model]. 30 x 30 cm. Retrieved from http://realstadt-ausstellung.de/page.php?id=1
von Richthofen, A. (2006). Modam – Milan Fashion Institute [Architectural Model]. 30 x 30 cm.
von Richthofen, A. (2005). Urban Village Shenzhen Project: Interstitial Crevices [Architectural Model]. 60 x 60 cm. Retrieved from http://en.szhkbiennale.org/
von Richthofen, A., Kocher, L., & Schöndorf, M. (2003). Out of sight, Splügen: Experimental Landscape Design [Architectural Installation]. 300 x 180 x 160 cm.

Media Coverage

Kirk, M. (2018, January 10). Can Oman Build a Better Planned City? The Atlantic - Citylab. Retrieved from https://www.citylab.com/design/2018/01/the-surprisingly-rational-persian-gulf-planned-city/550106/
von Richthofen, A. (2016, May 30). The story of cities: the tales we missed. Retrieved from http://www.theguardian.com/cities/2016/may/27/the-story-of-cities-the-tales-we-missed?CMP=share_btn_tw
Kirk, M. (2016, May 1). Experimenting with Public Transportation in Muscat. The Atlantic - Citylab. Retrieved from http://www.citylab.com
Matheis, K. (2015, April 9). Smart nach Plan: Forschung am Future Cities Lab in Singapur. WirtschaftsWoche Global, pp. 44–49. Retrieved from https://kaufhaus.handelsblatt.com/aktionen/wiwo-global-sonderheft-singapur-download-p8628.html?ticket=ST-10107721-to7T36JswVaslCI1nFsW-s02lcgiacc02.vhb.de
Kriegsheim, F. (2014). Modeling the Sustainable City for Oman. Scitech TV. Muscat. Retrieved from https://vimeo.com/85088277
Gutech to hold symposium on urbanization in Oman. (2013). Times of Oman. Retrieved from http://www.citylab.com/cityfixer/2016/05/experimenting-with-public-transportation-in-muscat/481938/
Kriegsheim, F. (2013). Sustainable Neighborhood in Oman. Scitech TV. Muscat. Retrieved from https://vimeo.com/55787927
Report on Gutech EcoHaus Competition. (2012). Y - Magazine.
The Intuitive Home – Aurel von Richthofen has designed a house is sustainable and changes with the needs of its residents. (2011, September 28). The Week Oman.
Urbanisation meet stresses on energy conservation. (2011, September 21). Muscat Daily.