Belle . . . Designing the virtual world of U . . . Eric Wong

Thursday 30th September 2021, 6:30pm Tessa Blackstone Lecture Theatre [0003], 10-11 Stockwell Street, University of Greenwich ‘Belle: Ryu to Sobakasu no Hime’ (Belle: The Dragon and Freckled Princess) is the new film by the Japanese director Mamoru Hosoda, who founded Tokyo-based Studio Chizu, and was Oscar-nominated for his animated film Mirai. His new film is an animated science-fiction fantasy about a teenage girl in a … Continue reading Belle . . . Designing the virtual world of U . . . Eric Wong

Landscapes of Care

Landscapes of CareCopenhagen Architecture Festival x 2021October 7–17, 2021 http://www.cafx.dkFacebook / Instagram / YouTube The full program of the largest architecture festival in Scandinavia is out and can be discovered on the festival’s official website. From October 7–17, 2021, Copenhagen and Aarhus will be flooded with events, film screenings, debates, exhibitions, art performances, lectures and guided tours addressing the theme Landscapes of Care. In response to the most pressing global issues of our times, Copenhagen Architecture … Continue reading Landscapes of Care

ECLAS Landscape Architecture Conference Opens Today

ECLAS Online Conference, September 13-15, 2021 So, landscape architect, eighteenth months in, what have you learned about our shared emergency? It is bigger than this pandemic, and the one to follow.It is bigger than me, than you, than our children.It is bigger than last week’s flood and next week’s fire.It is bigger than any place, any one landscape, anyone’s landscape.It is bigger—by far—than this and … Continue reading ECLAS Landscape Architecture Conference Opens Today

International Biennial of Landscape Architecture of Barcelona

The International Biennial of Landscape Architecture of Barcelona, 11th edition, opens on September 27th. It will include a series of eight lectures related with this year’s motto “Climate Change, again: City and Nature”. Presentations will be made by the 11 finalist projects which aspire to win the Rosa Barba International Landscape Prize and eight conferences conducted by the Universities shortlisted in the Schools Landscape International Prize.  The symposium has been adapted to this … Continue reading International Biennial of Landscape Architecture of Barcelona

Appropriations – Public Space Workshop Opens at CCCB

Appropriations: Architectural Actions for Inhabiting Collective Space International Workshop ETSAV-CCCB 6 — 10 September 2021 One result of the experience of the pandemic is a reactivation of thinking about urban space in the light of challenges that have hitherto remained more or less hidden, ranging from the effects of climate change in many of its senses (sustainability, health, mobility) through to the complementarity of public … Continue reading Appropriations – Public Space Workshop Opens at CCCB

Worlds of Planetary Urbanization at Venice Architecture Biennale

Worlds of Planetary Urbanization17th International Venice Architecture BiennaleMay 22–November 21, 2021 planetaryurbanisation.ethz.ch The exhibit Worlds of Planetary Urbanization is open at the Venice Architecture Biennale until November 21, 2021. The digital version has now been launched within the research initiative New Agendas under Planetary Urbanization. The project is a collaboration between the Urban Theory Lab led by Neil Brenner and a team from the ETH Zürich D-ARCH and the … Continue reading Worlds of Planetary Urbanization at Venice Architecture Biennale

100 Chairs – Open Call

Open call for landscape architects & students 100 Chairs is an Open Call for a multidisciplinary design workshop focused on the activation of the open space around Oxo Tower Courtyard.  The 3 day workshop will focus on activating the space between Oxo and the Bargehouse, at the South Bank of Thames. The aim of this intense design exercise will be to re-energize the courtyard, which … Continue reading 100 Chairs – Open Call

New Now Next series opens with Kate Orff

New Now Next: Kate Orff 27.05.21 [18:00 – 19:30] Online talk, moderated by Ed Wall REGISTER New Now Next, organised by the Irish Architecture Association, will take place online and virtually for the second time, enabling a wider domestic and international audience to connect with the events.  The series will begin on Thursday 27 May at 6pm with a talk by Kate Orff, the US-based landscape … Continue reading New Now Next series opens with Kate Orff

The Landscapists Exhibition

Stephen Lawrence Gallery, 10 Stockwell Street, London SE10 9BD Opening: 18 May – 18 June, 2021 Online launch: 20 May 2021 [17:00 – 18:00 UK time] The Landscapists exhibition includes inventive landscape works by leading artists, designers, and researchers, including: Harry Bix; Luis Callejas and Charlotte Hansson; Emma Colthurst; James Corner; Teddy Cruz and Fonna Forman; Drawing Architecture Studio; Larissa Fassler; Alexis Liu; Tiago Torres‐Campos; SCAPE; and Ed Wall. Who designs … Continue reading The Landscapists Exhibition