A selection of the School's recent past events.
Justice and the City 'GURU TEN' Urban Symposium
This two-day symposium celebrated GURU’s first ten years, and explored the future directions of urban research. In addition to Newcastle colleagues, the list of speakers included Professor Don Mitchell (Syracuse University), Professor Jean Hillier (Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology), and Professor Matthew Gandy (University College London). Please visit the GURU website
for details of the event.
A symposium on matter, movement and environment held 23 June 2011
From Beijing to London: A Conference on Contemporary Chinese Architecture
From 12th-28th April 2012 a major exhibition of the work of key contemporary Chinese architects was shown in London. On Sunday 15th April, the School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape at Newcastle University hosted a one-day conference in collaboration with Urban Environment Design Magazine (China) at which a number of the exhibiting architects presented their work, the only opportunity to see the work outside London.
- Ethics and Aesthetics of Architecture and the Environment Conference July 2012 : conference for The International Society for the Philosophy of Architecture (ISPA).