Geocinema presents Architectures of Planetary Cinema

We are delighted to announce that Advanced Urban is holding a special research webinar with Geocinema – Architectures of Planetary Cinema on Friday 10 July 2020, 2pm BST. Geocinema is a collective by Solveig Suess and Asia Bazdyrieva that explores the possibilities of a ‘planetary’ notion of cinema. This is a free event requiring registration. Participants will be invited to read, in advance, materials provided by … Continue reading Geocinema presents Architectures of Planetary Cinema

Lev Manovich presents in Advanced Urban series

We are delighted to announce that this coming Friday, 3 July 2020, at 11am Advanced Urban of the School of Design is holding a special Research Webinar with one of the world’s leading theorists of digital culture Lev Manovich. This is a free event requiring registration. Everybody is welcome, but we limit capacity, so register early to avoid disappointment. To register, please send a note with your … Continue reading Lev Manovich presents in Advanced Urban series

The Landscapists Seminars #39 Dima Zogheib, Arup

Thursday 25 June 2020, 09:00 [UK time], online via Zoom  Dima Zogheib [Arup] >>> Register here +++ Dima Zogheib is an Associate at Arup. She is a chartered landscape designer and urbanist with 14 years’ experience in landscape planning and resilience. She works on designing complex and large-scale landscapes, smaller-scale community initiatives and planning for resilience in cities globally. Her emphasis is on the role … Continue reading The Landscapists Seminars #39 Dima Zogheib, Arup

The Landscapists Seminars #38 Ruth Catlow [Furtherfield] and Tim Waterman [UCL]

Thursday 11 June 2020, 09:00 [UK time], online via Zoom  Ruth Catlow [Furtherfield] and Tim Waterman [UCL] >>> Register here +++ Ruth Catlow co-leads on artistic and curatorial vision for Furtherfield and is the director of DECAL, Furtherfield’s Decentralised Arts Lab. As an artist, curator and researcher Ruth brings 25 years of experience from the intersection of arts and technology to emerging practices in art, … Continue reading The Landscapists Seminars #38 Ruth Catlow [Furtherfield] and Tim Waterman [UCL]

The Landscapists Seminars #37 Helena Rivera, A Small Studio

Thursday 4 June 2020, 19:00 [UK time], online via Zoom  Helena Rivera, A Small Studio >>> Register here +++ Dr Helena Rivera is a visiting lecturer in Landscape Architecture and Urbanism at the University of Greenwich. She was awarded her PhD in Regional Planning in 2015 at the Bartlett School of Planning, UCL, where her research focused on applying transferable lessons from British New Towns … Continue reading The Landscapists Seminars #37 Helena Rivera, A Small Studio

The Landscapists Seminars #36 Lara Zureikat, CSBE

Thursday 28 May 2020, 09:00 [UK time], online via Zoom  Lara Zureikat, CSBE >>> Register here +++ Lara Zureikat is one of the leading designers in the field of landscape architecture in the Middle East and is the associate director for the Center for the Study of the Built Environment (CSBE) in Amman. Lara’s work at CSBE has focused on the design of native, water-conserving … Continue reading The Landscapists Seminars #36 Lara Zureikat, CSBE

The Landscapists Seminars #35 Chris Reed, Stoss

Thursday 21 May 2020, 19:00 [UK time], online via Zoom  Chris Reed, Stoss >>> Register here +++ Chris Reed is Founding Director of Stoss and is recognized internationally as a leading voice in the transformation of landscapes and cities. He works alternately as a researcher, strategist, teacher, designer, and advisor. A recipient of the 2012 Cooper-Hewitt National Design Award in Landscape Architecture, Chris is a … Continue reading The Landscapists Seminars #35 Chris Reed, Stoss

Extractable Matters on Film 

In response to the ongoing COVID-19 situation – as a way of continuing Arts Catalyst’s programme online whilst supporting their community of artists and collaborators – they are pleased to present Extractable Matters on Film. Launching on the 11 May and running for six weeks with a new film available to watch weekly, this season of artist-made films expands on the questions underlying Arts Catalyst’s … Continue reading Extractable Matters on Film 

The Landscapists Seminars #34 Luis Callejas

Thursday 14 May 2020, 09:00 [UK time] Luis Callejas, LCLA >>> Recent works and persistent enquires >>> Register here +++ Luis Callejas is principal of LCLA office and full professor in landscape architecture at the Oslo School of Architecture. Before joining AHO he taught at Harvard University Graduate School of design from 2011-2016 (for both the architecture and landscape architecture departments). His projects range from master plans, cities, … Continue reading The Landscapists Seminars #34 Luis Callejas

Social Life of Small Urban Spaces – PPS Watch Party

Thursday, May 14, 2020 • 12:00–12:59pm (ET) As residents, designers, and policymakers adapt public spaces to face the threat of COVID-19 and its social and economic fallout, success will depend a great deal on our ability to experiment, observe, and learn. So what better time to revisit the work of trailblaizing public space researcher and PPS mentor, William H. Whyte? This Thursday, join Project for Public Spaces … Continue reading Social Life of Small Urban Spaces – PPS Watch Party