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  • Commemorating Augustus: A Bimillennial Re-Evaluation

    Leeds | Dates: 18 – 20 Aug, 2014

    The bimillennium of Augustus’ death on 19th August 2014 commemorates the end of his life and the beginning of a rich posthumous reception history. Running over the date of the bimillennium itself, the Commemorating Augustus conference will undertake a focused, comparative exploration of this history of responses, from AD 14 to 2014.

    Already in his lifetime, Augustus was a man of many images. Since his death, he has served in one context as a model of ideal rule and another as a tyrant, while playing a key role in narratives about the emergence of Christianity, the foundation of Europe and the relationship between politics and the arts. His reception history is a vivid exemplum of historical relativism in action, demonstrating the scope of the source material to support utterly conflicting interpretations. Yet to date it has been studied only sporadically. The Commemorating Augustus conference aims to address the full range of Augustus’ reception history, to trace its evolution, to explore its connections and disjunctions, to understand its impact on contemporary perspectives, and to put us in a better position to articulate what Augustus means to us in the 21st century.

    The major questions which will define the conference and its debates include:

    • How has Augustus been remembered, forgotten and reinvented between his death and the present day?
    • Who has generated these responses; when, where, how and why?
    • How has Augustus’ equivocal and contradictory career been received in different cultural contexts?
    • How and to what effect have receptions of Augustus reflected cultural exchange and interaction between past and present, and between contemporary cultures?
    • Can past assessments of Augustus enrich our understanding of the first emperor in the 21st-century?
    • Conversely, have some of them left us with assumptions which we need to re-examine?

    Invited speakers

    Mary Harlow (Leicester) and Ray Laurence (Kent) – ‘Augustus and Old Age’
    Alison Cooley (Warwick) – ‘The last days of Augustus’
    Valerie Hope (Open University) – ‘Grieving for Augustus: emotion and control in Roman imperial mourning ritual’
    Steven Green (UCL) – ‘Seneca’s Augustus: Fashioning a Protean Model for a Young Prince’
    Shaun Tougher (Cardiff) – ‘Julian Augustus on Augustus: a view from late antiquity’
    Martin Lindner (Göttingen) – ‘In Search of a German Princeps: Günther Birkenfeld and his Augustus novels (1934-1962)’

    Keynote speaker: Karl Galinsky (Austin Texas) – ‘Augustus – an assessment’

  • Crafting the Look: Styling as Creative Process

    Glasgow | Dates: 24 – 25 Apr, 2014
    This conference seeks to analyse the creative process of styling – the purposeful construction of a ‘look’ –whether it be in dress, space, or object.

    You can now register for the conference! Registration options include rates for concessions, and single day visits. All fees include lunch and evening reception. Complete details can be found at our conference information page. A list of confirmed speakers is available here, with a complete programme to follow soon after.
  • Boston Preservation Alliance's Spring Benefit

    Boston | Dates: 14 May, 2014

    The Liberty Hotel, 6:00 p.m.

    Go to jail. Go directly to jail... preferably the Charles Street jail which has been beautifully rehabilitated into the stunning, vibrant Liberty Hotel. Book yourself in for the evening and enjoy the freedom to eat, drink, and steal a deal on our best auction items! Take a ride on the Red Line and you will find the Liberty Hotel is just steps away from the Charles/MGH station. Do not pass this opportunity to socialize with your preservation and development peers, see a luxuriously restored and fascinating space, and support the ongoing mission of Boston's leading advocate for historic preservation.

    Tickets are $150 and only $75 for Young Professionals under 40.

    Purchase tickets securely online now. Space is limited.

    Questions? Contact Alison Frazee at 617-367-2458

  • Preservation Massachusetts Annual Awards Dinner

    Boston | Dates: 07 May, 2014

    Each May, Preservation Massachusetts holds an awards dinner to recognize and celebrate the efforts and accomplishments of those individuals and organizations that have made significant contributions to preserving the Commonwealth’s historic resources.

    For 2014 it’s “Lights, Camera, Action!” as we focus on the design and restoration work that transforms these historic resources and gives them new life. From the general contractors and architects to environmental and structural engineers, the projects begin to come to life as we watch the changes from groundbreaking through ribbon cutting.

    Preservation Massachusetts Annual Awards Dinner
    Date: May 7, 2014
    Location: The Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel, Boston 
    Tickets: $300 Tables: $3,000 (seats 10)

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  • Windows: Old, New, Historic and Traditional

    New Orleans | Dates: 07 – 08 May, 2014

    Traditional Building Conference Series
    New Orleans, LA, May 7-8, 2014

    New Orleans Marriott 
    555 Canal Street 
    New Orleans, LA

    Windows: Old, New, Historic and Traditional

    Register Now

    Co-sponsored by the United States Department of the Interior National Park Service

    Schedule as of March 26, 2014- subject to change

    Windows are the eyes of a building, the architectural features that help define the style and importance of historic and new buildings, alike. Windows perform critically important functions: daylighting, ventilation, comfort and protection. Their preservation or replacement in historic buildings excites more debate amongst practitioners than almost any other restoration treatment. Their design for additions and new construction raises an equal amount of contention!

    The Traditional Building Conference and the US National Park Service have joined efforts to convene the second Annual Windows Conference.

    Windows: Old and New, Historic and Traditional creates a dialogue about repair, replacement and windows that convey a traditional character. Those who restore, replace and build new need to work collaboratively. The Traditional Building Windows Conference encourages the collaboration between builders, architects and contractors.

    The construction industry is confronted with new laws concerning lead safety, a surge in storm-related damage, challenges to protect mid-century modern structures, and a demand to replace windows that are in and of themselves, replacements. This conference brings together leading practitioners from the worlds of manufacturing, building trades, government, and industry to offer practical advice when answering the question, "what should we do about the windows?"

  • No Further West: The Story of Los Angeles Union Station

    Los Angeles | Dates: 02 May – 10 Aug, 2014
    Organized by the Getty Research Institute, this exhibition features beautifully rendered architectural drawings, photographs, and other archival material that celebrate the station's eclectic, distinctly Southern Californian architecture.
  • 2014 National Main Streets Conference

    Detroit | Dates: 18 – 20 May, 2014

    Works in Progress: Making Places, Moving Forward

    Join your Main Street colleagues in Detroit, May 18-20, 2014, to see resiliency at work. The 2014 National Main Streets Conference will offer important lessons on resilience, innovation and hard work, all of which exemplify the Main Street movement across the country and can be seen first-hand in Detroit: a city that is actively building on its cultural and heritage assets to overcome economic challenges.

    Registration for the 2014 National Main Streets Conference is now open! The rates are as follows:

    •    Early: $355 Member / $375 Non-Member 
    •    Standard: $460 Member / $580 Non-Member 
    •    One Day: $200 Member / $250 Non-Member 

    The early bird rate ends at midnight on March 17 and online registration closes at midnight on May 12. Onsite registration will be available at the standard rate. 

    Program and Schedule

    With over a dozen mobile workshops, 60 education sessions, and several unforgettable special events planned, the 2014 National Main Streets Conference is the can’t-miss event of the year for revitalization professionals! View the detailed program and schedule here.

    Dubious Achievement Awards - Submit Your Entry Now!

    It’s back! After being on hiatus, the Dubious Achievement Awards are coming back to the Big Bash on the last night of the 2014 National Main Street Conference in Detroit! It’s time to share the best of the worst and celebrate the unique experience that is Main Street. Learn more.

    Stay Connected

    Make the most of your visit to Detroit by connecting with other conference attendees leading up to and at the conference. Here are some ways to do so:

    Check out the 2014 Conference Blog
    Like us on Facebook
    Follow us on Twitter: @NatlMainStreet or @MichiganMainSt

    Join in the conversation: #MSConf #Detroit #BigBash #DubiousAchievement

  • Victorian Glory: Residential Architecture on the West Coast, 1850-1910

    Portland | Dates: 26 Apr, 2014

    A Lecture

    Victorian Glory:
    Residential Architecture on the West Coast, 1850-1910

    Saturday, April 26, 2014
    10:00 am – 11:30 am

    Members: $12    General Public: $20

    Please join us as author, historian, and design expert Paul Duchscherer takes us on a whirlwind survey of West Coast residential architecture – from the mid-19th century Greek and Gothic revivals through high style Queen Anne and Eastlake movements, and into the early 20th century and the Edwardian era.

    If you’re a fan of houses from the 1850s through the 1910s, this program is not to be missed. Thanks to the generosity of one of our longtime AHC members we have the privilege of bringing Paul Duchscherer back to Portland. Paul is the well-known and respected author of several books on Bungalows as well as Victorian Era architecture. His book, Victorian Glory in San Francisco and the Bay Area has recently been updated and republished.

    Seating is Limited

    Pre-Registration is Strongly Suggested

    Sponsored by: Craig Kuhns

  • Preservation Pub: The End of the Trail for Oregon’s Pioneer Places?

    Albany | Dates: 23 – 23 Apr, 2014

    A century and a half ago, thousands of Americans left their “civilized” homes to make the grueling 2,000-mile, months-long journey to the unknown wilds of the Oregon Territory. Enticed by the promise of free land, better health, or simply a new start, white settlers poured into the Willamette Valley, building houses, barns, and entire farmsteads to sustain life and reap economic rewards from the fertile land. Today, just 5% of those pioneer buildings still stand to tell their story.

    The collection of handmade structures built in the Willamette Valley between 1841 and 1865 embody the culmination the Oregon Trail experience. While their significance to our state’s history is paramount, these buildings are being lost at an alarming rate. Of the remnant that is left, most pioneer properties are today greatly threatened by deferred maintenance, economic hardship, land use barriers, and a general lack of public support of their importance.

    Witnessing house museums falter, unused timber frame barns sink into the landscape, and iconic houses be replaced by McMansions, in 2013 Restore Oregon listed Willamette Valley Pioneer Houses and Farmsteads as one of Oregon’s Most Endangered Places. Coordinated efforts are now underway to identify, document, study, and generate solutions that will save these storied buildings.

    Join Restore Oregon for a presentation and conversation about why Oregon’s oldest houses and barns matter and what can be done to preserve them… over drinks, of course!

    Wednesday April 23, 7pm
    Deluxe Brewery 
    635 NE Water Avenue 
    Albany OR

    This Preservation Pub® is one of a series of programs intended to connect Oregonians to the stories behind the still-to-be discovered gems of Oregon history. No RSVP or historic preservation background is required to have a good time. Food and beverage can be purchased before and after the event. A $5 donation to Restore Oregon is suggested.


  • GreenTown Chicago

    Chicago | Dates: 21 – 22 May, 2014

    GreenTown will be held Thursday, May 22, 2014, in Downtown Chicago, IL. Pre-conference events will be held on Wednesday, May 21, 2014.
    GreenTown brings together the public sector and the private sector to connect the dots, to inspire and to work together to remake our communities. From healthy living to local food, energy to green infrastructure, water to outdoor space, GreenTown will help you make the healthy choice the easy choice.

    Speakers Include:
    Will Allen, CEO, Growing Power
    Randy Blankenhorn, Executive Director, Chicago Metropolitan Planning Agency (CMAP)
    John Houseal, Principal, Houseal Lavigne
    Rich Harnish, Midwest High Speed Rail Association
    John McLinden, Streetscape Development
    Rebekah Scheinfeld, Commissioner, Chicago Department of Transportation

    Check back soon for more updates!

    Want to be a sponsor? Email ccolley@a5inc.com.
    Please email erandle@a5inc.com with any questions.


  • Michigan Places Matter: Annual Conference

    Jackson | Dates: 14 – 17 May, 2014

    MHPN Annual Conference

    Each spring, the Network sponsors the state’s largest annual statewide preservation conference to provide training and networking opportunities geared to both beginners and seasoned preservationists. In addition to offering sessions crammed with the latest news and information from around the state, the conference is known for its keynote speakers, festive evening activities, and annual auction of Michigan items ranging from overnights at historic bed-and-breakfasts, to antiques, books, and gourmet delights. Among the many features of the gathering is the Vendor’s Showcase, which provides and opportunity for the general public to view the latest products and services in the preservation industry.

    34th Annual Conference – Michigan Places Matter: Discovering how your community’s cultural resources can make placemaking unique
    Jackson, May 15-17, 2014

    When you distill the facts and features that define Michigan to its purest form, it comes down to two things, our residents and our places.  Taking this a step further – it is our residents that have made our places important.  From our early settlers, to those who were innovators in our industry, arts, education, and even our religious growth, have created places that continue to define the best of our state.  While these people who shaped our landscape are no longer with us – the evidence of their activities surrounds us.  From our roads, to our cities, the things that define us – are all here because of someone who came before.  And, these places matter!

    ONLINE REGISTRATION! 
    Now Open – Early Bird Registration Rates through April, 2014.
    Online Registration Closes May 7, 2014.

  • Alfonso Iannelli and the Studios

    Chicago | Dates: 03 Jan – 26 Apr, 2014
    This ArchiTech Gallery show outlines the design process of the artist, sculptor, and designer Alfonso Iannelli, showing early sketches and ideas from the Los Angeles roots through the Chicago phase and finally to the Park Ridge studio decades.

    Until recently, Alfonso Iannelli remained a fringe figure in scholarship about American design history. Today, that's changed to include his name among the first rank of Twentieth-Century designers.

    Like Raymond Loewy and Norman Bel Geddes, Iannelli was a major figure in industrial design and he either worked alongside or knew architects Frank Lloyd Wright, Bruce Goff and Erich Mendelsohn or companies Sunbeam, Oster and Prudential. He also was one of the major sculptor/architects who created works for Chicago's World's Fair of 1933.

    Even though Iannelli Studios in suburban Chicago's Park Ridge was a major company in the years before World War II, the name of Alfonso Iannelli was virtually forgotten after his death in 1965. But because his archives and remaining artworks were still considered important by a few historians, the Chicago Architecture Foundation saved the contents of his studio in Chicago's Glessner House on Prairie Avenue. There, they remained until they were acquired by a major art gallery and the upward climb of Iannelli's reputation today.

    ArchiTech Gallery acquired the bulk of Iannelli's archives shortly after opening in Chicago's River North gallery district fifteen years ago. The gallery's director and owner, David Jameson, published "Alfonso Iannelli: Modern by Design," which helped cement Iannelli's reputation as the creator of sculptures, illustrations and architectural decorations as well as modern appliance design through the Twentieth Century.

    ArchiTech Gallery exhibits these design and architecture works in a special show and sale of original material opening January 3rd and continuing through April 26th, 2014.

  • At Work in the Oak Park Studio: Wright and his Assistants, 1898-1909

    Oak Park | Dates: 10 Apr, 2014

    Frank Lloyd Wright described the office procedure during his years in Oak Park as one of “wholly unformed” apprentices whom he “patiently nursed for years in the atmosphere of the work itself…until saturated by intimate association…they have become helpful.”  Wright’s words have been used as authoritative in countless retellings of the Studio story.  In fact, his account would have been unrecognizable to most of the men and women who actually worked with him between 1898 and 1909.  In this lecture, Professor Kruty teases out the facts from layers of legend and myth to uncover a fully professional office of licensed architects assisting the master to produce the great works associated with this seminal period in Modern architecture.

    Paul Kruty is a leading authority on the work of the Prairie School Architects, including Louis Sullivan, Frank Lloyd Wright, Walter Burley Griffin and Robert Spencer.  His books include Frank Lloyd Wright and Midway Gardens (1998),Walter Burley Griffin in America (1996), Marion Mahony and Millikin Place (2007), and Walter Burley Griffin and the Stinson Memorial Library (2010). His essay on Marion Mahony’s drawings for Wright (in Marion Mahony Reconsidered, 1911) for the first time provided a comprehensive framework for understanding her accomplishment.  His many articles and essays range from studies of the world’s first architectural licensing law, the context of Wright’s designs for The House Beautiful, and the architectural development of Chicago’s Gold Coast neighborhood, to the role of the casement window in early modern architecture.

    Date: 

    Thursday, April 10, 2014

    Time: 

    6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

    Location: 

    Unity Temple, 875 Lake St, Oak Park, IL 60301

    Admission: 

    Free to members and volunteers; $10 general public

  • Chicago’s Historic Hyde Park: Lunch and Lecture

    Chicago | Dates: 24 Apr, 2014

    The Frank Lloyd Wright Trust in partnership with the Standard Club invites you to a lunch and lecture with author Susan O’ Connor Davis as she discusses Chicago’s Hyde Park-Kenwood neighborhood.

    Stretching south from 47th Street to the Midway Plaisance and east from Washington Park to the lake’s shore, the historic neighborhood of Hyde Park-Kenwood covers nearly two square miles of Chicago’s south side. At one time a wealthy township outside of the city, this neighborhood has been home to Chicago’s elite for more than one hundred and fifty years, counting among its residents, presidents and politicians, scholars, athletes and fiery religious leaders. Known today for its grand mansions and stately row houses, Hyde Park-Kenwood is still one of Chicago’s most prominent locales. In her new book, Chicago’s Historic Hyde Park, Susan O’Connor Davis offers a biography of this distinguished neighborhood.

    Date: 

    Thursday, April 24, 2014

    Time: 

    11:30 am Book signing and reception; 12:00 pm Luncheon and Lecture

    Location: 

    The Standard Club 320. South Plymouth Court, Chicago, IL 60604

    Admission: 

    $35

  • ALL WRIGHT 2014 Housewalk

    Chicago | Dates: 17 May, 2014
    Join us for the Trust’s 40th annual architectural housewalk, ALL WRIGHT 2014 to mark the 125th anniversary of the Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio and the 40th anniversary of the Trust. The ALL WRIGHT Housewalk celebrates the timeless designs of Frank Lloyd Wright in an area that has the largest number of Wright-designed homes anywhere. Enjoy interpretations of the spaces Wright created for his fellow community members and learn about who they were. Experience the glorious architecture of the famed Historic District, and share a fun-filled day with visitors from around the world.

    Join us for the Trust’s 40th annual architectural housewalk, ALL WRIGHT 2014 to mark the 125th anniversary of the Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio and the 40th anniversary of the Trust. The ALL WRIGHT Housewalk celebrates the timeless designs of Frank Lloyd Wright in an area that has the largest number of Wright-designed homes anywhere. Enjoy interpretations of the spaces Wright created for his fellow community members and learn about who they were. Experience the glorious architecture of the famed Historic District, and share a fun-filled day with visitors from around the world.

    Want even more Wright? The ALL WRIGHT Friday Excursion: Artful Living Wright Style will visit Kankakee, IL to see Wright’s first Prairie style home, and stop in historic Beverly, a Chicago neighborhood known for its stately residences, to tour a Wright-designed American System Built home.

    The Ultimate Plus Weekend Package offers an extended weekend of one-of-a-kind architectural experiences, including a day-trip to bucolic Lake Delavan, Wisconsin for a tour of a privately owned Frank Lloyd Wright estate and more. Includes accommodation.

    Proceeds from ALL WRIGHT 2014 events support the education, restoration and preservation programs of the Frank Lloyd Wright Preservation Trust.

  • STIP: (Post) Graduate Travel Grants for DNS Conference (Sydney, 10-13 Dec 14)

    Sydney | Dates: 07 Apr – 15 Jun, 2014
    University of Sydney, Australia, December 10 - 13, 2014
    Application deadline: Jun 15, 2014

    The 15th David Nichol Smith Seminar organizing committee is pleased to
    announce that they will be able to offer a limited number of travel
    grants to expand postgraduate participation in the 2014 ‘Ideas and
    Enlightenment’ conference. These are provided through generous funding
    contributions from the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, the Putting
    Periodisation to Use Group, and the Sydney Intellectual History Network
    at the University of Sydney. These scholarships are part of an extended
    postgraduate program at DNS XV, which will be supported by the newly
    formed DNS Graduate Caucus. We anticipate that the program will include
    paired mentoring between junior and senior colleagues at the conference
    and a professional development workshop. Those awarded scholarships
    travel grants would be expected to be actively involved in this program.

    Conditions:
    Travel grants (up to a maximum amount of $2000) will be awarded as
    reimbursement of travel expenses. Funds may be used for transportation
    to and from the conference and accommodation only, not for meals).
    Partial grants may be offered. Recipients must attend the full
    conference and present a paper at the David Nichol Smith Seminar XV at
    the University of Sydney. Costs incurred, up to the amount granted,
    will be reimbursed upon presentation of receipts. In certain cases,
    fares or other expenses may be paid directly by the DNS XV organizing
    committee through the office of the Sydney Intellectual History
    Network. Applications from international and Australian postgraduate
    students are invited.

    Eligibility:
    The recipient must be actively engaged in full- or part-time doctoral
    study in eighteenth-century studies, in any field, at a recognised
    university.
    Applications should include:
    •    A completed application form
    •    A copy of their DNS proposal for a 20 minute paper (250-word paper
    proposal and  2-page CV)

    These materials must be sent as a single pdf document and attached to
    an email sent to the attention of the organising committee at:
    sihn.dns@sydney.edu.au. Inquiries about the scholarships should also be
    directed to members of the committee through this email. Application
    forms are available to download from the on the conference webpages:
    http://sydney.edu.au/intellectual-history/news-events/dns-conference-2014.shtml.

    Closing date: 15 June 2014

  • New York 1880: Art, Architecture, and the Establishment of a Cultural Capital

    New York | Dates: 08 Apr – 09 May, 2014
    College Art Association 2015 Call For Participation
  • Festival des Architectures Vives La Grande Motte 2014

    La Grande Motte | Dates: 21 – 30 Jun, 2014
    The Festival des Architectures Vives aims to raise public awareness of the wide range of architecture. It seeks not only to highlight the work of a younger generation of architects, landscape architects, urban planners but also to discover unexpected urban areas.

    On the occasion of the 2nd Festival des Architectures Vives in La Grande Motte, the association Champ Libre sends a call for submissions in order to realize 7 interventions in the La Grande Motte Festival. A second call for submissions is sent in the same time for the interventions in the Montpellier Festival. 

    The Festival des Architectures Vives has innovated last year by launching first edition in the city of La Grande Motte. This novelty was a real success and, strong with the craze revealed by this city, we decide to continue but also to enlarge the festival for a second edition. Going from the historical center to a contemporary heritage, it will be possible to discover new unexpected territories. A lot of people know La Grande Motte but how many actually visit it? This city has received the «Patrimoine du XXe siècle » label from the Culture and Communication Ministry and was the first seaside city to obtain it. 

    A dialogue between architecture between this contemporary heritage and short-lived installations will be set up, allowing people to discover spaces unsuspected in this city. 

    Jean Balladur, architect of La Grande Motte wanted his architecture to reveal its time. In agreement with this vision, the installations will reveal in those chosen places, the value of their history while positioning them in a very real contemporaneousness. To see, to revise, but especially to discover through another look, will be the ambition of the Festival des Architectures Vives in La Grande Motte. 

    So, Grande Motte FAV’s objective is to make the inhabitants discover, during the festival, revisited places for their city and, thanks to creator teams intervention which will present a specific work to every place – to reveal an intimate relationship between contemporary architecture, installation and patrimonial site. Finally, in order to invent, thanks to the seaside position of the city, new floating architecture, creating new landscapes in La Grande Motte.

    You can download the Call for submissions on our website: 

    http://festivaldesarchitecturesvives.com/levenement-2/appel-a-candidature-2014-la-grande-motte/

    The FAV La Grande Motte will take place from the 21th, June 2014, to the 29th, June 2014. 

    You can find all the information on the website 
    http://festivaldesarchitecturesvives.com and if you have any question, write on communication@festivaldesarchitecturesvives.com.

  • Festival des Architectures Vives Montpellier 2014

    Montpellier | Dates: 11 – 15 Jun, 2014

    The Festival des Architectures Vives aims to raise public awareness of the wide range of architecture. It seeks not only to highlight the work of younger generation of architects, landscape architects, urban planners but also discover unexpected urban areas.

    On the occasion of the 9th Festival des Architectures Vives in Montpellier, the association Champ Libre sends a call for submissions in order to realize 10 interventions in the Montpellier Festival. A second call for submissions is sent in the same time for the interventions in the La Grande Motte Festival. 

    The Festival is at the heart of Montpellier city; it will take place in the city center more specifically in the courtyards of certain town house. At the same time it will be proposed a path to the visitors, kind of architectural discovery of the city heart. 
    So, Montpellier’s FAV objective is on one hand, to open to inhabitants, during the festival these symbolic places and on the other hand – thanks to creators teams intervention which will present a specific work to every place – to reveal an intimate relationship between contemporary architecture, installation and patrimonial site.

    You can dowload the Call for submissions on our website:
    http://festivaldesarchitecturesvives.com/levenement-2/appel-a-candidatures-2014-montpellier/

    The Fav Montpellier will take place from the 11th June 2014 to the 15th June 2014 with the theme Sensuality.

    You can find all the informations on the website http://festivaldesarchitecturesvives.com or if you have any question, write on communication@festivaldesarchitecturesvives.com.

  • London Festival of Architecture 2014

    London | Dates: 01 – 30 Jun, 2014

    The London Festival of Architecture (LFA), now in its 10th year, celebrates London as a global hub of architectural practice, discussion and debate. Taking place throughout June, this year’s festival will explore the dynamism of the UK’s capital city, and its economic driver, through the central theme: CAPITAL. The concept of ‘capital’ will serve as a spring board for a broader examination of its different manifestations, from London’s role as a cultural capital, to the ways in which human, natural, social and digital capital shape London architecture and its public spaces.

    LFA partners, The Architecture Foundation, British Council, New London Architecture, and RIBA London, together with Chair Patricia Brown, will be joined by a wide range of cultural and professional organisations, including The Barbican, Museum of London, National Trust, Royal Academy of Arts, Serpentine Galleries, Sir John Soane’s Museum, and V&A, staging a multitude of installations, exhibitions, citywide tours, performances, local interventions, and public debates all across London. From cultural explorations of London led by key personalities, to one-off access to the tallest buildings, exclusive previews of the hottest new projects, an exciting public vote for London’s best new building, and star architects showcasing their latest achievements, this year’s festival offers a vibrant programme for every architecture lover. The Berkeley Group and the Mayor of London are once again generously supporting the London Festival of Architecture.

    This year LFA is also presenting a call for associated projects by independent practices, designers, artists and curators to form part of the 2014 edition. Details are available onhttp://www.londonfestivalofarchitecture.org.

    The full programme of LFA events will be listed on the London Architecture Diary from May. http://www.londonarchitecturediary.com