The LEAF Awards return in September 2017 in London where more than 100+ leading senior architect figures will convene to celebrate excellence in design and construction and network with the world’s elite architectural community.
Cerámica, a ground-breaking new exhibition at RIBA North supported by Tile of Spain / ASCER, explores the future use of ceramics and technology in architecture. From 28 October 2017, a series of full-scale installations by ECAlab will enliven RIBA’s new centre on the Liverpool waterfront.
The Dallas Architecture Forum news – non-profit organization dedicated to providing public education about architecture, design and the urban environment, opens its 2017-2018 Lecture Series with discussion between Rick Brettell and Mark Lamster.
The Chicago Architecture Biennial (CAB) announces final list of over 140 international architecture firms and artists who will participate in its second edition, entitled “Make New History,” to starts September 16, 2017.
Design Trust for Public Space news – Two “Future Culture” exhibitions open on Sep 14 & 16, at Staten Island Arts and Alice Austen House in Staten Island: public art pilot projects, community initiatives + photos by Gareth Smit.
Scottish buildings news – Mosaic Architecture + Design, one of Scotland’s most experienced practices, has acquired Burnet Bell (Glasgow’s second oldest architectural practice, dating back to 1878). The acquisition adds Glasgow School of Art, St. Aloysius’ College and St. Columba’s School to the architect office’s client portfolio.
designjunction presents over 200 of the world’s most iconic design brands to the world’s leading design professionals. The show delivers a specially curated programme of stellar international brands, striking installations & pop-up shops.
The events of human life, whether public or private, are so intimately linked to architecture that most observers can reconstruct nations or individuals in all the truth of their habits from the remains of their monuments or from their domestic relics.
Join us for the ABB LEAF Awards Gala Dinner, 21st September 2017, London, The Royal Horseguards
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To celebrate the launch of Doors Open Days 2017 and its own 50th anniversary, the Scottish Civic Trust has invited writers, artists, architects, academics and members of the public to nominate their favourite Scottish door.
Chicago Architecture Biennial public programming for 2017 – performances, talks, forums and film screenings. This architectural event runs September 16, 2017 through January 7, 2018, with Preview Days on September 14 and 15, 2017.
Tickets for Doors Open Day at St Peter’s ; Previosuly, Grant for this intriguing Modernist building from The Getty Foundation ; book launched, ‘Cardross Seminary: Gillespie, Kidd & Coia and the Architecture of Postwar Catholicism’ by Diane M. Watters. The derelict St Peter’s Seminary to be transformed into an arts venue and heritage destination.
A key theme emerging from exhibitors at this year’s Surface & Materials show at NEC Birmingham is hyper-nature, or high-performance wall coverings with aesthetics influenced by the natural world. Whether in the form of advanced laminates with anti-fingerprint finishes, or hygienic, mould-resistant panels for kitchens and bathrooms, or sleek, strong and versatile tile collections, the range of elegant choices on offer for multiple applications is inspiring.