This Is How We Do It – Landscape and Urbanism Lectures at University of Greenwich

This Is How We Do It invites leading landscape architects and urban designers to describe their design and research practices. From the social and cultural focus of The Decorators to the large scale designs of Collective Urban Strategies the lectures will present a diversity of approaches in how landscapes and cities are explored and designed. Speakers will present a critical reflection on how they work; … Continue reading This Is How We Do It – Landscape and Urbanism Lectures at University of Greenwich

Michael Hansmeyer ::: Digital Grotesque II – Tools of Imagination

Hawksmoor International Lecture Series  invites you to attend an additional Lecture by Michael Hansmeyer ‘Digital Grotesque II’ : Tools of Imagination Wednesday 17th May 2017, 6:30pm – 7:30pm Tessa Blackstone Lecture Theatre 11_0003 [Department of Architecture and Landscape, University of Greenwich, 10 Stockwell Street, London SE10 9BD] The Digital Grotesque II project is a human-scale, highly ornamental grotto that was specifically designed to fully exploit the potentials of … Continue reading Michael Hansmeyer ::: Digital Grotesque II – Tools of Imagination

A Deptford Atlas: University of Greenwich Summer School

University of Greenwich Department of Architecture and Landscape in partnership with MSA University, Cairo presents the 2016 Architecture and Landscape Summer School. Over the coming weeks we will be sharing the design and research work of the students. A Deptford Atlas 8 – 19 August 2016 Studio Leaders: Roo Angell and Bob Bagley With Honoré Van Rijswijk Tim Waterman Simon Withers and video workshops with Henrietta … Continue reading A Deptford Atlas: University of Greenwich Summer School

New design and research journal published at University of Greenwich

A new design and research journal has been launched at the University of Greenwich. TESTING-GROUND, focuses on research, experimentation and design of landscapes, cities and territories. It provides a platform to critique established urban theories and a place to investigate emerging architectural, political and ecological concepts. The journal will feature completed projects, speculative ideas and unfinished works which contribute to discourses around landscape. This first issue, TRAJECTORIES, began … Continue reading New design and research journal published at University of Greenwich

Landscape as Urbanism by Charles Waldheim – Lecture at University of Greenwich

You are invited to join architect and landscape theorist, Charles Waldheim, who will present Landscape as Urbanism at the University of Greenwich on Tuesday 24th May, 2016. The lecture will be free and open to the public on a first-come, first-served basis.   +++ An International Public Open Lecture, drinks reception and Book Launch at University of Greenwich, London +++ On Tuesday 24th May, 2016 +++ 6:30pm … Continue reading Landscape as Urbanism by Charles Waldheim – Lecture at University of Greenwich

Apply to be a Landscape Architect

Applications are open to study Landscape Architecture and Urbanism at the University of Greenwich, starting in September 2016. If you are interested to be a Landscape Architect contact us and we can arrange an informal visit, for you to meet other students and to see some of our great student work. For undergraduate studies the BA (Hons) Landscape Architecture programme is the ideal entry to become a Landscape Architect. This programme … Continue reading Apply to be a Landscape Architect

The Hawksmoor International Lecture Series 2015-16 :: Nat Chard :: Drawing Uncertainty

Nat will discuss his research into how to draw conditions of uncertainty in architecture, the rich realm beyond the grasp of the traditional architectural program. The work is developed through a series of nine types of drawing instrument, some of which have multiple versions. Nat is an architect and the Professor of Experimental Architecture at the Bartlett School of Architecture, following professorships at the Royal Danish Academy in … Continue reading The Hawksmoor International Lecture Series 2015-16 :: Nat Chard :: Drawing Uncertainty

James Corner to speak at University of Greenwich

Renowned landscape architect James Corner is to speak at the University of Greenwich in November. Corner, whose firm Field Operations designed New York’s High Line and the South Park of the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London, will give a lecture as part of the Hawksmoor International Open Lecture Series, at 6:30pm on November 19th. The weekly series of open public lectures attracts leading voices … Continue reading James Corner to speak at University of Greenwich

Invitation from the LI and the University of Greenwich: Jellicoe Lecture 2014 film screening

The Jellicoe Lecture and LI AGM will take place on 16th October 2014 The Landscape Institute and the Department of Architecture and Landscape at the University of Greenwich present the UK premier of a new film, Water Blues Green Solutions, recently released in the US. This collaboration brings together the LI’s annual Jellicoe Lecture with the Hawksmoor International Lectures at the University of Greenwich where … Continue reading Invitation from the LI and the University of Greenwich: Jellicoe Lecture 2014 film screening