Scottish architecture news – architect Alan Dunlop controversially calls not to rebuild damaged Glasgow School of Art building after second severe fire in four years, stating that it has “gone for ever”.
Design Trust for Public Space news – events at American Institute of Architects (AIA) Conference on Architecture in New York City: conversation about El-Space project & walking tour of Staten Island.
RIBA agrees partnership with LDC, the private equity arm of Lloyds Banking Group, to support the future growth of their commercial arm, RIBA Enterprises Ltd, which trades as NBS.
Article by Brazilian architect Carlos M Teixeira: a biennale that is a “revolt against a mainstream culture ruled by ‘centralism’” and that offers “a space of resistance against authoritarian planning”, that is how the Shenzhen Biennale’s curators presented the event’s current edition, which began in December and terminates in March this year.
The Royal Academy of Arts will hold a week of events in July 2018 to celebrate its increased commitment to architecure, with a lecture by Japanese architect Itsuko Hasegawa, plus discussion panels and presentations by students and educators.
London Festival of Architecture news – 6 designs shortlisted for LFA and Wandsworth Council competition to improve the appearance and feel of Thessaly Road Railway Bridge on show as part of the festival’s programme of events this June.
Aedes Architecture Forum’s ‘SHENZHEN-ness: Space in Mutation Forum’ opens on 29 June in Berlin, Germany, curated by Doreen Heng Liu, NODE Architecture & Urbanism, Shenzhen, China.
In an event held during the Vernissage of the Venice Biennale, curator of the Sharjah Architecture Triennial Adrian Lahoud has announced Rights of Future Generations as the theme of the first edition.
Dean Amale Andraos of the Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation (Columbia GSAPP) announced the appointment of Andrés Jaque as the new Director of the Master of Science in Advanced Architectural Design program effective June 1, 2018.
Norman Foster Foundation presents the On Cities Workshop exploring the premise that emerging urban innovations can create more livable, entrepreneurial communities and dramatically reduce resources consumed by cities, in a week-long event hosted in the Madrid headquarters.
The Dallas Architecture Forum will present its annual 365 Modern Living Cocktail Receptions in June with three great evenings at some of the most significant modern homes in Dallas — on June 5 in the Urban Reserve, and June 11 and 19 with two homes in Preston Hollow.
The Dallas Architecture Forum continue its 2017-2018 lecture season with Panel Discussion Series on Tuesday May 15, 2018 with “Design Inspirations Part Three,” moderated by Kate Aoki, Architect at DSGN Associates.
The Royal Academy of Arts appoints architect Chris Wilkinson as the new Treasurer of the Royal Academy, His contribution to architecture has previously been recognised by the award of an OBE in the Millennium Honours List,
Shortlisted design teams for Dulwich Pavilion – a temporary outdoor visitor welcome and public events space within historic grounds in South East London.