The Liverpool School of Architecture manages multiple seminar series reflecting the breadth of interests served. These are open to all staff and students of the University and we particularly encourage attendance by Honours and postgraduate students.

Each semester the Liverpool School of Architecture also holds a guest lecture series, with noted practitioners from the fields of Architecture, Design and Art invited to speak to our undergraduate and postgraduate cohorts. For any queries on these, please contact Sandy Britton on

For information on previous years Guest Lectures visit our archive.

All lectures are free open access events, however in some cases prior booking via EventBrite is required. 

Click here to view the Guest Lecture Series for 2020-21


Upcoming Guest Lectures

Thursday 11th February

Two buildings under construction, on the right using cross laminated timber construction

David Lomax

How CLT Can Save The World

Read more here

Thursday 25th February

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Dr Joe Jack  Williams, Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios  

Embodied carbon – the carbon of stuff and how to reduce it

Read more here

Thursday 4th March

Indian street scene with Cow looking at camera

Lesley Lokko  

Sacred Cows

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Historical and contemporary perspectives on mental health and the built environment

Person sitting alone by a canal in front of the Liver BuildingsThe LSA has recently hosted a  season of five online sessions of guest talks culminating in a round table discussion that focused on the complex and multi-faceted connections between mental health and the built environment.

Read more and access recordings of the sessions here