RIBA news – Alan M Jones, President, responds to CPRE report on new housing design: “As RIBA architects highlight daily and this report emphasises, the design quality of new housing developments is simply not good enough.”
Cal Poly Pomona’s Department of Architecture and Landscape Architecture, California, USA, will hold the yearly Firm Day 2020 on Thursday January 23rd at the Interim Design Center – bldg 89).
Royal Institute of British Architects news: surge in workload predictions – RIBA Future Trends Workload Index jumped 13 points, one of the largest increases in workload predictions the monthly RIBA survey has seen.
Scottish architecture news – dramatic fall in planning permissions for new homes in Scotland raises concern on whether housing growth can be sustained: new analysis.
Sweden breaks ground at Expo 2020 Dubai by a tree planting ceremony: Swedish Minister for Foreign Trade Anna Hallberg planted trees at start of Swedish pavilion building construction.
Simon Cowell appointed as Founding Patron of Design Brighton, a festival aiming to celebrate urban design and play a positive part in the rejuvenation of the region.
London Festival of Architecture (LFA) & Royal Docks Team (RDT) select 5 design teams to create playful series of public benches installed along Royal Docks’ waterfront
London Festival of Architecture 2020 theme to be ‘Power’: the world’s largest annual architecture event celebrates London as a global hub of architectural experimentation, practice and debate.
Liminal by Wolfgang Buttress: River Thames Artwork drawing upon mysteriousness of London’s river it brings together art, architecture, landscape, science & sound.
Stephen Lawrence Charitable Trust and London Marathon Events Ltd launch a competition to design a new mile-marker structure for every one of the 26 miles on the iconic London Marathon course.
Scottish Design Awards 2019 won by Clydebank Community Sports Hub building by Marc-Kilkenny Architects, receiving both the architecture and design Grand Prix’s: photos added
2020 Expo Dubai Singapore Pavilion Building design by WOHA Architects in UAE from 20 October 2020, titled ‘Nature. Nurture. Future’, focused on growth, sustainability and resilience.
Siza Pavilion at the China International Furniture Fair in Shanghai & accompanying International Architecture Design Forum: cooperation between CAMERICH, CIFF and Aedes Architecture Forum Berlin.
RIBA + VitrA Talk at RIBA North in Liverpool, England, with Grimshaw Architects: Royal Institute of British Architects lecture on 1st August by Annelie Kvick Thompson and Stuart Grahn.