The Liverpool School of Architecture holds a series of events each semester, 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 us at

All lectures and talks, unless otherwise stated, take place on Wednesdays at 1pm, are Hybrid and free open access. In some cases prior booking via EventBrite or Zoom is required, for Hybrid events booking is essential.

To watch recordings of previous years events, lectures and talks, visit our film archive, for information on previous years events, lectures and talks, visit our archive.

Please note: All lectures, talks and accompanying Q&A sessions are recorded. If you would like to submit a question anonymously in advance, please contact us at


31st January  Prof. Simona Orsina Pierini: Milanese Domestic Interiors 
7th February  Ab Rogers: Maggie’s at The Royal Marsden
14th February  Simon Malam: Creative Conservation and Living Buildings 
21st February  Dr Alistair Fair: Building Modern Scotland: The New Towns, 1945-97 
28th February  Ellis William Architects: Speakers Mushtaq Saleri & Jade Meeks  
6th March  Yasmeen Lari 
13th March  Professor Mark Swenarton: The Making of the Housing Atlas 
20th March  Professor Robert Nicolls
20th March  Professor Lesley Lokko: RIBA’s 100 Years of Validation Lecture
17th April  Stephen Lawrence Day: Kudzai Matsvai - INSPIRE, ENQUIRE, ASPIRE  
24th April  Celebrating ten years of XJTLU Alumni  
1st May  Dr Paolo Scrivano: Un regard qui louche 
8th May  Rashid Ali:Cultivating a Design Narrative