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East of Eden Book Launch June 22, 2015

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  • Saturday 27th June 2015
  • 2.00 – 6.00
  • Stockwell Street Building 11
  • Floor Design Studios

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East of Eden is a design research project that seeks to re-imagine three areas within the Royal Borough of Greenwich (East Greenwich, Greenwich Peninsula and Thamesmead) as case studies for the development of London in the 21st century.  The project has involved the entire Department from year one to Masters and across all Architecture and Landscape programmes, the book contains contributions from students, staff and a range of external guests.

Note this will be the LAST CHANCE to see the Architecture and Landscape End of Year Exhibition 2015

 

 

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A Department of Architecture and Landscape Exhibition EAST OF EDEN: WORKS IN PROGRESS April 7, 2015

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A Department of Architecture and Landscape Exhibition

EAST OF EDEN: WORKS IN PROGRESS

  • Thursday 16th April 2015 > 6 – 9 pm
  • Project Space + The Gallery @ Stockwell Street

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An Exhibition showcasing ongoing student projects from the Department of Architecture and Landscape at the University of Greenwich. East of Eden is a department-wide cross-disciplinary project that seeks to reimagine specific areas of South East London in the 21st century.

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Easter Opening March 30, 2015

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The opening arrangements for the Easter break are as follows:

  • First Floor Design Studios : opening times area as usual for the building (including Bank holidays Monday and Friday)
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  • Photography studios
    • Thursday 2nd April – Friday 10th April: Closed
    • Monday 13th – Friday 17th / Monday 20th – Friday 24th : Open but make arrangement with Robbie first
  • Workshop
    • Tuesday 7th – Friday 17th: Open by appointment only – mail the support team first
    • Monday 20th – Friday 24th: Open 9.30 – 4.30

 

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An AVATAR Conference FUTURE CITIES 4: RECONCILING OPPOSITES March 30, 2015

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An AVATAR Conference

FUTURE CITIES 4: RECONCILING OPPOSITES

  • Friday 17th April – 10am > 5pm + Drinks reception from 5pm
  • Tessa Blackstone Lecture Theatre [11_0003]

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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 WITHERS

University of Greenwich

 

ED WALL

University of Greenwich

 

SIMON HERRON

University of Greenwich

 

Department of Architecture and Landscape
University of Greenwich
Academic Building 11
Stockwell Street
Greenwich
London SE10 8EY

http://architecture.gre.ac.uk

 

 

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The Hawksmoor International Open Lecture Series: Coren Sharples Construction is Communication – How SHoP Builds March 23, 2015

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The Hawksmoor International Open Lecture Series

AD Architectural Design Annual Lecture
Coren Sharples
Construction is Communication: How SHoP Builds

  • Thursday 26th March 2015 > 6.30pm
  • Tessa Blackstone Lecture Theatre [11_0003]

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What opportunities does technology bring to design and construction today? And what pitfalls? In this talk, SHoP’s Coren Sharples will explore the space where technology, design intention, and built fact collide. Using the work of the firm, she will illustrate how craft, and even creativity, can be supported and enhanced by the intelligent deployment of contemporary tools. A founding partner, Coren has been at the center of this deeply collaborative practice for nearly twenty years.

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The Hawksmoor International Open Lecture Series: Pieter van der Merwe Maritime Greenwich: Making More of History March 17, 2015

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The Hawksmoor International Open Lecture Series

Pieter van der Merwe
Maritime Greenwich: Making More of History

  • Thursday 19th March 2015 > 6.30pm
  • Tessa Blackstone Lecture Theatre [11_0003]

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Pieter van der Merwe read Drama at the Universities of Manchester (1967–71) and Bristol (PhD 1979). Nautical interests led to him joining the staff of the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, in 1974 and, as its General Editor since the early 1990s, he has been editor and author / joint author of many NMM publications – including an illustrated history of the Queen’s House, Greenwich, in 2012. In addition, as its Greenwich Curator, he was involved in both the early development of the Maritime Greenwich World Heritage Site (inscribed by UNESCO in 1997) and remains so in aspects of its on-going management.

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