Studio SYNTHESIS Architecture & Design
PhD Sonja Radovic Jelovac, Doctor Europaeus and Principal at Studio Synthesis architecture&design in Montenegro, through nearly two decades long experience in architectural and urban design, advanced research and academy, has quite successfully proven her work at the local and international architectural scene. She is the winner of prestigious international scholarship for doctoral studies at the University of "La Sapienza" in Rome, at the Department for Environmental Design, where she developed an innovative topic which is an authentic contribution to scientific progress in the field of contemporary research in the area of new paradigms in design, with the focus on higher scientific contribution in the segment of resilient adaptive urban design through prism of collaborative resilience in social-ecological system. She is Curator of the Montenegrin national exhibition project at the 16th Biennale of Architecture in Venice. Originality of her work is reflected through transdisciplinary approach, high level of theoretical and design complexity which she proves by winning many awards and recognitions, such as recently held conference S.ARCH 2017 in Hong Kong, Balkan Architectural Biennale BAB 2015, BAB 2017, Expo 2016 Milan, Biennale Sessions – Reporting From the Italian Front 2016 in Venice. In 2017 in Milan, she initiated new research collaborative platform “Collaborative Synthesis Radovic - Jelovac”. A SELECTION OF THE MOST RECENT INTERNATIONAL/NATIONAL AWARDS: Winner of international scholarship for Master Studies at University "La Sapienza" in Rome, Department ITACA, “Ludovico Quaroni”, The first Faculty of Architecture, 2003. Winner of international scholarship for three-year doctoral studies University La Sapienza, Department: “Planning, design and technology in architecture”, 2010. Short-listed project: “Contemporary “Chalet Jelovac" , S.ARCH 2018 in category of COMPLETED PROJECT AWARD Presentation of the projcet will be during the conference thet will held in Jun 2018 in Venice, Italy. HONOURABLE MENTION at Conference S.ARCH 2017 in Hong Kong, for design "Marina Landscape" in Category "Conceptual Design". BALKAN ARCHITECTURAL BIENNALE 2018 of architecture awarded for: THE GRAND PRIX FOR ARCHITECTURE Urban design for the New Cemetery, Municipality of Podgorica, HONOURABLE MENTIONS for architecture – built Villa "Laurus" Boka Kotorska Bay, Strp. Montenegro 2016 HONOURABLE MENTIONS for urbanism - Urban design for the New Cemetery, Municipality of Podgorica, Montenegro, 2016. FIRST PRIZE at Salon of Urbanism in Belgrade – "First prize in the category of detailed regulation for Detailed Urban Plan “Przno-Kamenovo II” Budva, Montenegro, 2014. FIRST PRIZE at Salon of Urbanism in Belgrade - "First prize in the category of urban designs and realisation for: environmental and urban requalification of town square Pine in Tivat, 2014.