How do we design for direct action?

This year Landscape Architecture and Urbanism students at Greenwich will be focused on design projects that facilitate direct action. Disruptive ecologies: designing for direct action to confront environmental crises and urban inequities is a project aiming to reimagine objects, spaces and infrastructures that augment the capacity of direct action to make change, highlighting the political role of design in society and the agency of designers … Continue reading How do we design for direct action?

Apply – Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Landscape Architecture and Urbanism

The Landscape Architecture and Urbanism programmes at the University of Greenwich is looking to appoint a lecturer in Landscape Architecture. Location:  Greenwich Salary:  £33,199 to £48,676 plus £3640 London weighting per annum Part Time Hours:  0.6 FTE (21 hours per week) Contract Type:  Permanent Closing Date:  Wednesday 27 March 2019 Interview Date:  To be confirmed Reference:  1945 The primary purpose of this role is to develop, deliver and administer History … Continue reading Apply – Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Landscape Architecture and Urbanism

Speak up for the Dalston Curve Garden!

Join us on Sunday 9 April, 3-5pm at Dalston Curve Garden Hundreds of people have written in recent weeks to the Mayor of Hackney and to Hackney Council’s Planning Department to express how much the Dalston Eastern Curve Garden means to them and the many ways they value it. These emails have been in response to a Hackney Council consultation on the future of the land and buildings they own … Continue reading Speak up for the Dalston Curve Garden!

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

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

£5000 scholarships for high-achieving graduates

The University of Greenwich’s Fast Forward Master’s Scholarships are designed to help high performing University of Greenwich final year undergraduates progress to master’s level studies starting in September 2016. The scholarships are open to graduates from the BA (Hons) Landscape Architecture programme who wish to undertake the Landscape Institute accredited MA Landscape Architecture. In addition to the Fast Forward Master’s Scholarship, you may be able to apply for … Continue reading £5000 scholarships for high-achieving graduates