Talking Urban: a series of evening lectures on urbanism

Book a place through: Eventbrite. 
6pm.  Room 408, Level 4 , James Weir Building, University of Strathclyde. Open to the public, see dates below.

Talking Urban: Cities, Places, People

  • Do you want to bridge the gap between ideas and reality?
  • Are you not sure how changes are made out there in the real world?
  • Do you want to know how to work with people and within systems?
  • What does success look like?
  • What can be learned from failure?

    Talking Urban 5 Special Event Robert Adam + Malcolm Fraser 
    The final event of the Talking Urban series is special discussion between Robert Adam and Malcolm Fraser. Two worlds, same topic.

    Come armed with questions and a curious mind: we'll be opening the floor to discussions!

    Entrance is free but ticketed.

    Talks start at 6pm, and you'll find some drinks and snacks waiting!

    Caution! Location has change to Room 408, Level 4, James Weir Building, University of Strathclyde

    ROBERT ADAM is well known as a pioneer of contextual urban design and as a figure in the development of traditional and classical architecture. He's got years of experience in masterplanning and has also written extensively. He is director of Adam Architecture and Adam Urbanism.

    MALCOLM FRASER is a celebrated Scottish architect known for, among many other projects, the Scottish Poetry Library and the Dovecot Studios in Edinburgh as well as the Scottish Ballet building in Glasgow. He has also worked as a consultant for the Scottish government on housing and land reform. In 2015, he joined the Aberdeen architecture practice Halliday Fraser Munro.

    

Talking Urban is student led by A@131 (the student society) and the Urban Design Studies Unit
Join us over the next few months for a series of talks where we'll explore these questions and more, with voices from urbanism in the public, private and charity sectors. Come armed with questions and a curious mind as we'll be opening the floor to discussions! Entrance is free but ticketed. Talks start at 6pm and you'll find some drinks and snacks waiting!
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THE TALKING URBAN SERIES 2017

  1. WED 22/03  ICECREAM ARCHITECTURE + HEATHER CLARIDGE
  2. WED 05/04  ED TAYLOR + STEPHEN TUCKER
  3. WED 19/04  ERZ STUDIO + HERE AND NOW +GLASGOW STUDENT HOUSING CO-OP
  4. TUE 09/05  TIERNEY LOVELL + PAUL STALLAN + FRANKIE BARRETT
  5. WED 17/05  SUSIE STIRLING + DAVID ADAMS
  6. WED 24/05  ROBERT ADAM + MALCOLM FRASER  (SPECIAL EVENT)