5pm today – Shannon Mattern gives Urban Ecologies lecture

Places joins the Urban Ecologies: City Sensing Beyond the Human project at ROM for Art and Architecture in Oslo to co-sponsor a lecture by Shannon Mattern on Thursday 4 February. In her lecture, “How to Map Nothing: Geographies of Suspension,” Mattern will explore the urban infrastructural ecologies of pandemic retreat. The event will take place at 5pm (UK time) and is free and open to all. Registration is required to … Continue reading 5pm today – Shannon Mattern gives Urban Ecologies lecture

Archigram’s Mike Webb to speak at Greenwich

The lecture will take place in LT 11_0004, Stockwell Street on 14th Mar 2019, 6pm.  Formed in the 1960’s the avant-garde architectural group, Archigram, aimed to keep the spirit of modernism alive. Founder member and documenter of the group, Michael Webb will speak to some of its history. This lecture is part of the University of Greenwich Public Lecture Series, see details of upcoming lectures in … Continue reading Archigram’s Mike Webb to speak at Greenwich

Patrik Schumacher opens Greenwich’s spring term lecture series

The Hawksmoor International Lecture Series 2016-2017 :: Patrik Schumacher :: Avant-garde and Mainstream between Art, Theory and Politics Thursday 26th January 2017, 6.30pm Tessa Blackstone Lecture Theatre [11_0003] The distinction between avant-garde and mainstream is constitutive of architecture’s evolution. Only by differentiating the avant-garde as a specific subsystem can contemporary architecture actively participate in the evolution of society. The distinction between avant-garde and mainstream is … Continue reading Patrik Schumacher opens Greenwich’s spring term lecture series

Kathryn Gustafson to speak at University of Greenwich: The Contemporary Picturesque

Kathryn Gustafson is to deliver the opening lecture to the University of Greenwich Hawksmoor International Lecture Series – Thursday 6th October, 6:30pm. The lecture is free and open to the public on a first-come first-served basis. Thursday 6th October 2016, 6.30pm Tessa Blackstone Lecture Theatre [11_0003] Kathryn Gustafson will explore landscape architecture in two parts; composition in landscape architecture, and landscape & urban density. The … Continue reading Kathryn Gustafson to speak at University of Greenwich: The Contemporary Picturesque