RIAS Convention 2020 news – Scottish Architecture Conference ‘With the Grain’ programme announced, for 28 September – 2 October, speakers include Roz Barr and Andy Groarke
Planning Application Submitted for New Town Quarter Edinburgh development, one of the largest developments to come forward in the Scotish capital’s city centre for a generation.
RIBA news – Royal Institute of British Architects responds to latest Government announcement that students in England will now receive teacher assessed grades for GCSE and A level results
MEAL* Virtual Design Learning Program: new adaptations to work, education, and knowledge exchange have rapidly emerged over the past few months and have become part of our ‘new normal’. Middle East Architecture Lab event.
5th Istanbul Design Biennial News, curated by Mariana Pestana with Sumitra Upham and Billie Muraben, and organised by the Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts (İKSV), Western Turkey.
Reimagining Butler’s Wharf London Festival of Architecture 2020 news: LFA + BWRT design competition inviting architects, landscape architects, designers and artists to enhance this promenade on the River Thames
London Festival of Architecture 2020 news: due to take place in June, will now occur later in the year. The world’s largest annual architecture event promotes architectural experimentation, practice and debate.
University of Portsmouth academic named ambassador of Italian Design 2020: Professor Alessandro Melis is well-known in Italy for his architecture research and is Curator of the Italy’s Pavilion at the Venice Biennale.
India Pavilion at London Design Biennale 2021 news – curated by Nisha Mathew Ghosh, Bengaluru. The country will try to lead conversation on sustainable design in this postponed architecture event, UK.
New and ambitious international architecture OBEL AWARD 2019 presents the winning project: Junya Ishigami’s extraordinary landscape project Water Garden at the Aedes Architecture Forum in Berlin.
Tallinn Architecture news – TAB postponed until 2022. It is an architecture festival with a diverse international programme that fosters synergies between architecture and the general public.
Stephen Lawrence Day is a reminder to tackle inequalities caused by the coronavirus. With emerging evidence of the disproportionate impact of coronavirus on people from BAME backgrounds, the event on 22nd April has new resonance.
Shelia Kennedy, FAIA, founding Principal of Kennedy & Violich Architecture Ltd. (KVA) in Boston, Massachusetts, and Professor of the Practice of Architecture at MIT.
The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat news – speakers confirmed so far for the 2020 Tall + Urban Innovation Conference – innovative skyscraper buildngs from around the world.
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.
The Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL, London, launches The Bartlett Promise to offer scholarships worth a total of £1.2 million per year to students from under-represented backgrounds.
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.