School of Architecture, Planning & Landscape


Events in the School


The School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape's Public Lecture Series showcases inspiring speakers currently researching, writing or practicing within the built environment and related fields. Full details of all the upcoming Public Lectures and Events are below or view details of previous events here.

We also run a Research and Design Seminar Series: weekly series where researchers present their current work.


  • The United Nations and the human rights to water and sanitation by Professor Léo Heller

    Date/Time: Monday 15 July 4 - 5pm

    Venue: Stephenson Building F13 (Room 1.07)

  • GURU Film Night: Chungking Express

    Date/Time: 7pm Wednesday 26 June 2019

    Venue: Quilliam Brothers' Teahouse Cinema

  • Feminist reading group: Vulnerability in Resistance

    Date/Time: Wednesday 1 May 2019 4.00pm

    Venue: Lounge area, Courtyard Restaurant

  • Our Kind of Town Public Lecture: Luxified Troglodytism?

    Professor Roger Burrows will be the speaker at this public lecture, organised by LivingMaps Network in association with the Institute of Advanced Studies UCL

    Date/Time: 18:00 - 20:00 Wednesday 29 May 2019

    Venue: IAS Forum Ground floor, South Wing, UCL London WC1E 6BT

  • One hundred and thirty million pounds of earth

    Date/Time: Friday 17 May - Saturday 6 July 2019

    Venue: Shieldfield Art Works (formerly Holy Biscuit)

  • Growing living cities - Pint of Science

    Date/Time: Monday 20th May 7.30 - 9.30pm

    Venue: Ernest, 1 Boyd Street, Newcastle, NE2 1AP

  • Architectural Research Creative Practice Folio Show

    Date/Time: Tuesday 30 April - Thursday 9 May 2019

    Venue: Crit 1, Architecture Building

  • A Zero-Hour City: London’s Terminalia, or Writing in the End Times

    Ed Charlton, LSE

    Date/Time: Wednesday 1 May 2.30pm - 3.30pm

    Venue: Private Dining Room, Courtyard Restaurant, Old Library Building, Newcastle University

  • Community, Design, Practice Exhibition

    Fenham Pocket Park & Scotswood Natural Community Garden Exhibition

    Date/Time: Tuesday 2nd - 26th April

    Venue: The Gallery, Architecture Building

  • RIBA President's Medals 2018

    Date/Time: 21 March 2019 to 4 April 2019

    Venue: XL Gallery Fine Art Building Newcastle University

  • RTPI L-APC Ready to take your career to the next level?

    Date/Time: 16 Oct 2019, 17:30 - 19:45

    Venue: G21/22 Devonshire Building Newcastle University

  • Small Talk from NUAS with Jo McAfferty, Director at Levitt Bernstein

    Date/Time: Wednesday 27 February 5.30pm

    Venue: The Gallery, Architecture Building

  • Small Talk from NUAS with Alan Jones, RIBA President-Elect

    Date/Time: Monday 18 February 5.30pm

    Venue: Lecture Theatre 2.01, King Edward VII Building, Newcastle University

  • Small Talk from NUAS with Neil Murphy, co-founder of TOWN

    Date/Time: Wednesday 13 March 5.30pm

    Venue: The Gallery, Architecture Building

  • Out of the wreckage: a new politics for an age of crisis

    Date/Time: Thursday 22 November 2018 18:30 - 20:00

    Venue: Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building, Newcastle University