Michael Sandle RA speaks at Greenwich

Michael Sandle studied at Douglas School of Art and Technology, Isle of Man from 1951 to 1954 and the Slade School of Fine Art, London from 1956 to 1959. In his early work he emphasised craftsmanship and the search for symbols, rejecting the formalism increasingly common in sculpture of the period. Throughout the 1960s and ’70s he worked on a small range of individual works … Continue reading Michael Sandle RA speaks at Greenwich

End-of-year Landscape Exhibition, University of Greenwich

Exhibition Opening: Wednesday 15 June [6 – 9pm] Practice Private View: Tuesday 21 June [6 – 9pm] – For an invitation to the Practice Private View please contact the department on: AL-Dept@greenwich.ac.uk. Open Thursday 16 June – Sunday 3 July, 10 Stockwell Street, University of Greenwich For updates and sneak-previews of student work, see The Landscape. Continue reading End-of-year Landscape Exhibition, University of Greenwich

Live Matter: Exhibition and Lecture by Rosetta Sarah Elkin

LIVE MATTER EXHIBITION from April 12 until May 21, 2016 Opening hours: Mon – Fri 9:30 – 17:30 Sat 14:00 – 18:00 This exhibition is in the Johnson-Kulukundis Family Gallery of Byerly Hall at 8 Garden Street, Radcliffe Yard, Cambridge, MA 02138 LECTURE 11 April 2016 – 18:00 Inaugural lecture Rosetta Sarah Elkin Assistant Professor of Landscape Architecture, Harvard University, Cambridge, USA The installation Live Matter concerns itself … Continue reading Live Matter: Exhibition and Lecture by Rosetta Sarah Elkin

The landscape so far…

I wanted to share some of the exciting Landscape Architecture and Urbanism events which we have hosted at the University of Greenwich this year, as well as highlighting some of the amazing achievements of the students and staff. [Image: FFLO Landscape Architects] So far this year we have hosted an international lecture series, including lectures from James Corner (Field Operations), who designed New York’s High Line, and … Continue reading The landscape so far…

Future Cities 5 -Surreal Mythologies

You are all invited to the coming AVATAR Conference [Advanced Virtual and Technological Architecture Research] Friday 1st April 2016 10.30am > 5pm Tessa Blackstone Lecture Theatre 000311 Stockwell Street, Greenwich, London SE10 8EY The international conference is free and open to the public on a first-come first-served basis. Future Cities 5 Surreal Mythologies ALL WELCOME – FREE ENTRY Morning session: Minotaurs, Hermes and Mythic Muses   1030 … Continue reading Future Cities 5 -Surreal Mythologies

A celebration of US band the Pixies

Music and art come together to celebrate one of the most influential bands of the last 30 years. Where Is My Mind? The Work of Vaughan Oliver and the Pixies is the first major exhibition exploring the long-standing collaboration between legendary art director and designer Vaughan Oliver and the Pixies. Curated by Nic Clear, Head of Architecture and Landscape at the university, the exhibition opens … Continue reading A celebration of US band the Pixies

ADVANCED LANDSCAPE STUDIO ::: An exhibition of design works by the MA Landscape Architecture and MSc Advanced Landscape and Urbanism graduates

ADVANCED LANDSCAPE STUDIO ::: An exhibition of design works by graduates of the MA Landscape Architecture and MSc Advanced Landscape and Urbanism programmes – Private View 25 September, 18:00hrs – University of Greenwich, 10 Stockwell Street, Greenwich, London The 2014/15 design works of the Advanced Landscape Studio (MALA / MScALU) was focused on site-based actions, interventions and infrastructures between Greenwich and Woolwich. Projects investigated the infrastructures … Continue reading ADVANCED LANDSCAPE STUDIO ::: An exhibition of design works by the MA Landscape Architecture and MSc Advanced Landscape and Urbanism graduates

AJ Reviews Greenwich 2015 Student Show

‘the engagement with landscape appears to have successfully infiltrated all studios this year, embedding the agendas of landscape and urbanism strongly within the school’s culture’ Dan Hills for Architect’s Journal The Architect’s Journal’s annual review of end-of-year student show highlights the presence of landscape across the school at Greenwich. While the AJ is well versed in reviewing the work of architecture students, the recent article by Dan Hills compliments the work … Continue reading AJ Reviews Greenwich 2015 Student Show

Shared Cities: European Prize for Urban Public Space 2014

21 July – 9 August 2015 The latest exhibition at the Royal Academy showcases the twenty-five most outstanding projects shortlisted for the 2014 European Prize for Urban Public Space, which aims to draw attention to interventions that give priority to access over barriers of every kind and encourage appropriation by citizens. Free entry, no need to book. Continue reading Shared Cities: European Prize for Urban Public Space 2014