LIM ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 2016

DATE: 28TH APRIL – 18:30PM FREE BUFFET – OPPORTUNITY TO HEAR FIRST HAND FROM ANS ABOUT THEIR WORK IN DESIGNING AND CONSTRUCTING LIVING GREEN WALLS, TOPPED OFF WITH A VISIT TO SEE THE REAL THING! LOCATION: AGM HELD AT LECTURE THEATRE(P350), PARKSIDE BUILDING OF BIRMINGHAM UNIVERSITY, B4 7BD. USE URL below for map location: http://www.bcu.ac.uk/about-us/maps-and-campuses/city-centre-campus/map-and-directions WALK AFTERWARDS – HR APPROX DURATION TO THE STATION TO BOOK TICKETS: (EVENTBRITE LINK AVAILABLE SOON)           … Read full story

LANDSCAPE PUB QUIZ

Join us on Wednesday 24th of February 2016 at 6.30pm in the Students Pub of BCU for a landscape challenge, nibbles and drinks.  Teams can be consisted by students, practicioners and academics aiming for the highest score !  When: Wednesday, 24 February 2016 from 18:30 to 20:30 (GMT) Where: Eagle & Ball – 4 Cardigan Street Birmingham B4 7RJ GB Click on link to book: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/the-landscape-pub-quiz-tickets-21009437794   … Read full story

BCU – International Lecture Series

Digging Down – Kim Wilkie lecture Kim Wilkie, Royal Designer for Industry, Honorary Fellow of the Royal Institute of British Architects and chartered member of the Landscape Institute will talk about his recent projects in Buckinghamshire, London and Oman, where terraced landscapes provide shelter, soil, water and sound.   Nibbles will be served after the lecture When : Wednesday, 10 February 2016 from 17:45 to 20:45 (GMT)  Where : The Curzon Building, Room 192 – 4 Cardigan Street Birmingham, West Midlands … Read full story

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

Landmarks Symposium

Booking is now open for the Design Commission for Wales’ free Landmarks symposium on the Welsh landscape, to be held on 20 November in Cardiff. The symposium, part of DCFW’s wider Landmarks programme, will explore the relationship between the natural resources of the Welsh landscape and human intervention, informing and inspiring a future for design in the landscape. The Cardiff event will provide an opportunity to develop issues raised at the recent Landmarks conference held in Llangollen, Denbighshire, in early … Read full story

An Evening with Whiting Landscape

Wednesday, 30 September 2015 Time: 16:30 to 20:30 (BST) Whiting are holding an informative evening which will include a talk by Paul Hadley of DLF-Trifolium on the establishment of wildflower meadows. There will be a live demonstration of the lifting and planting of semi mature trees and a tour of the Tree Nursery by Mike Ganner along with a Q/A opportunity. The Evening will also include a tour of Whiting’s new Specimen Shrub planting.   A buffet and refreshments will be provided by Whitings Ltd   https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/an-evening-with-whiting-landscape-including-a-demonstration-of-semi-mature-tree-planting-and-tickets-18001811904 … Read full story

Claude Cormier Lecture

Claude Cormier gives a talk at Birmingham City University Thursday 24th September  The lectures are open to all staff and students of BCU and professionals in the region. Places are limited, and there is no charge. Unless noted below, all lectures start at 6pm, are in the Parkside Building lecture theatre at BIAD, BCU, and are followed by wine and nibbles in the cafe. http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/claude-cormier-happy-design-tickets-18245878915       … Read full story

BCU – FINAL DEGREE SHOW

 Birmingham City University Landscape Architecture Graduate Show : INSPIRED Exhibition opens 15th – 20th June Parkside Building, Curzon Street, B4 7BD Private View Showing on the 17th June, 6pm (Flyer below), where the John Knight Award winner will be announced.         … Read full story