Michael Sorkin to speak at University of Greenwich Future Cities conference

AVATAR presents: FUTURE CITIES 4: RECONCILING OPPOSITES Friday 17th April – 10am > 5pm + Drinks reception from 5pm Tessa Blackstone Lecture Theatre [11_0003] Keynote Speaker – MICHAEL SORKIN City College of New York / Michael Sorkin Studio JUSTIN McGUIRK Strelka Press / Writer, Critic, Curator IAN WORLEY Enderby Group, Greenwich NIC CLEAR University of Greenwich NEIL SPILLER University of Greenwich MARK MORRIS Cornell University SIMON … Continue reading Michael Sorkin to speak at University of Greenwich Future Cities conference

Ray Winkler Stufish: The Architecture of Entertainment

The Hawksmoor International Open Lecture Series Ray Winkler [Stufish] Stufish: The Architecture of Entertainment Thursday 12th February 2015 > 6.30pm Tessa Blackstone Lecture Theatre [11_0003] Stufish Entertainment Architects, founded by the late and legendary Mark Fisher, is the recognised leader in permanent, touring and temporary entertainment architecture. Though the studio’s name has evolved over the years, its work has been synonymous with the key theatrical, … Continue reading Ray Winkler Stufish: The Architecture of Entertainment

Smout Allen: Augmented Landscapes and Delicate Machinery

In their lecture last month Mark Smout and Laura Allen discussed their recent work where architectural representation and the iterative process of design (investigation, proposition, drawing, making, modeling) lead to highly visual and engaging pieces which establish an important relationship between the user, the viewer and the artist/designer/architect. Smout Allen are architectural designers, researchers and Senior Lecturers based at the Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL. … Continue reading Smout Allen: Augmented Landscapes and Delicate Machinery

The Hawksmoor International Lecture Series > 2014 – 2015 > presents…

The University of Greenwich Faculty of Architecture, Computing and Humanities presents THE HAWKSMOOR INTERNATIONAL OPEN LECTURE SERIES > 2014 – 2015 > TERM 02 ALL FREE ENTRY > THURSDAYS FROM 6.30pm TESSA BLACKSTONE LECTURE THEATRE [11_0003] Thursday 29 January > Smout Allen > Lecture > Mark Smout and Laura Allen > Augmented Landscapes and Delicate Machinery Thursday 05 February > Ben Johnson > Lecture > … Continue reading The Hawksmoor International Lecture Series > 2014 – 2015 > presents…

Future Cities 3

Thursday 10th April 2014 9.45am – 6.00pm Howe Lecture Theatre [QA080] Greenwich Maritime Campus Old Royal Naval College London SE10 9LS Much of our current urban view is characterised by a swingeing human fall-back position that values sophism, tardiness and economic stringency. This view is predicated on a concern, and a commercialisation of this concern, that we have finite resources and runs hand in hand … Continue reading Future Cities 3

Maverick Deviations lecture by Neil Spiller

On Wednesday 2nd of October Neil Spiller will talk about his three decades of work, Drawing Drawings and pushing the architectural envelope. This will be the second in the 2013/14 Open Lecture Series at the School of Architecture, Design and Construction at the University of Greenwich. The series that presents a diversity of architecture, art and landscape architecture leading practitioners and thinkers was opened last … Continue reading Maverick Deviations lecture by Neil Spiller