DESIGN & The West Midlands Engine

DESIGN & THE WEST MIDLANDS ENGINE 15 March 2016, 09.00 – 18:00pm 321, Bradford Street, Digbeth,  Birmingham, B5 6ET Click on the following link to access the booking website: Click on Eventbrite link. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/design-and-the-midlands-engine-place-alliance-big-midlands-meet-tickets-21303112182 Event Description Join us for an intense day of discussion around the state of design and place-making in the Midlands. The Place Alliance, MADE, RTPI WMUDF, Landscape Institute and  RIBA invite you our Big Midland Meet. As the political landscape changes with combined authorities and devolution deals … Read full story

John Knight Student Award Winners

Committee members from the Midland branch attended the awarding of the annual John Knight Award at Birmingham City University. A prize was awarded to the brightest landscape architectural talents on both the undergraduate and postgraduate courses. As always the standard was high. Below are this years worthy winners: (For larger images, click on the pictures) John Knight Student Award 2017 Undergraduate BA Landscape Architecture Prize: Nathan Beirne (pictured) Project Details: Cardiff Waterside, Cardiff Bay.  Play as a driver of change.   Postgraduate Diploma Prize: Joelle Darby Project details:    (no … Read full story

LIM AGM 21 May 2014

Time: 6PM Venue: ROOM 104   Library of Birmingham A great opportunity for members to meet and socialise, whilst also helping determine the future direction of LI Midlands. This year we will be exploring the new library and meeting the LI President Elect – Noel Farrer.   Drinks & refreshments included! This event is FREE Click on this link to go the eventbrite booking page.  More detail on the event is available on the attached poster.  See you there…. Download PDF lim-agm-2014.eventbrite.co.uk … Read full story

RPTI Event – Celebrating Past & Present

Did you know that the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) is celebrating 100 years of being established? In honour of this, MADE and Birmingham City Council are hosting an event – part of the 100 years RTPI Urban Design Network series – in celebration of RTPI’s centenary. Over the next few weeks, MADE and BCC will be putting together an exhibition looking at some of the buildings and places that have been established over the last 100 years. The exhibition will be … Read full story

Landscape Midlands CPD EVENT

Providing a Living Landscape through Creative Ecological Solutions Wednesday 19th March 18.00 – 20.30 Free event: Buffet included Please Book: http://lim-cpd-livinglandscape.eventbrite.co.uk Venue: Room 4.36, Birmingham City University, Parkside Campus, 5 Cardigan Street, Birmingham, B4 7BD Dr. Fermor of Middlemarch Environmental, explains the habitat creation process and how to deliver sustainable design. Download PDF … Read full story