Confluence Institute presents : Lccture by Jacques Rougerie Thursday April 8th  2021, at 3.30pm  On the occasion of our the spring semester devoted to the exploration of the Sea, Jacques Rougerie will meet with the  the students of Confluence and address the challenges of this fascinating liquid territory. You’re welcome to follow the lecture online […]


Confluence Institute is proud to share episode 10 of the Hors Concours series in partnership with the web magazine tema.archi. Odile discusses the reasons that led her to rethink the pedagogy and teaching of architecture.   Odile Decq is the guest of the tenth episode of the Hors concours podcast. An opportunity for the architect to […]


We carry with us the memory of Mary Vaughan Jonhson, friend and regular visiting-professor of Confluence.  Mary joined our adventure since its beginning in 2014 and was a strong and joyful support of our school. All our thoughts goes to her family and to all the students that had the chance to meet her contagious […]


Confluence Institute is proud to share its Spring 2021 Inaugural lecture that took place on Tuesday March 2nd, 2021.  


SEMESTER OF FALL 2021 / Second intake. Application deadline  April 14th 2021 -> APPLY HERE   How to join CONFLUENCE ?  CONFLUENCE has its own recruitment process outside of “Parcours sup”, the national education platform. Confluence therefore autonomously manages the admission schedule and the selection of students. The timetable of the procedure is published at the beginning of […]


CONFLUENCE Institute is actively involved against the COVID-19 pandemic. The health and wellbeing of the Confluence Institute community is our top priority and protective measures have been put in place to help ensure the safest possible use of the school at this time. This includes requiring all staff and students to wear facemasks. Social distancing […]


Confluence Institute is proud to announce it’s Spring 2021 research theme. Taking opportunity of the United Nation’s proclamation of the “2021-2030 – Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development”, the whole school will research and build prospective proposals on the Ocean. 71% of our planet is Ocean. It represents 361 Million km2 and contains 1,33 Billion m3 […]


Instabilities and Potentialities, Notes on the Nature of Knowledge in Digital Architecture Confluence Institute is happy to present the publication of our close friends and professors Aaron Sprecher and Chandler Ahrens. The book explores our post-digital culture to better understand its impact on theoretical discourse and design processes in architecture. With the contribution of : Georges […]


Confluence Institute hosted a series of online lectures during the first lockdown of 2020. Here is the link to the event that took place on Wednesday May 17th, 2020. Antoine Picon is the G. Ware Travelstead Professor of the History of Architecture and Technology at the GSD. He teaches courses in the history and theory […]