Guest Lecture Series

Each semester the Liverpool School of Architecture holds a quest lecture series, with noted practitioners from the fields Architecture, Design and Art invited to speak to our undergraduate and postgraduate cohorts.

For any queries please contact Sandy Britton on sandy.britton@liverpol.ac.uk

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

For information on previous years lectures, click the relevent tabs below.

Spring Semester Lectures 2019


Thursday 24th January

Spring School 2019

LSA Spring School 2019

Carl Turner & Simon Cadle
Geoff Rich
Howard Miller
Ragunath Vasudevan
Dr Patrick Lynch

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Thursday 31st January

Levitt Bernstein

Housing Design Handbook: designing for mixed communities

Levitt Bernstein
Book Launch and Talks
Chaired by Prof Mark Swenarton

6.00pm Budden Lecture Theatre

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Tuesday 12th February

Tim Heatley

'Designing an Experience'

Tim Heatley of Capital and Centric

5.00pm Budden Lecture Theatre

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Tuesday 19th February

M J Wells

Utopia, instrument, and tool: 
A thematic history of the architectural model

Dr Matthew Wells

5.00pm Budden Lecture Theatre

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Thursday 28th February

Geoff Rich

Creative Reuse

Geoff Rich

5.00pm Budden Lecture Theatre

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Thursday 7th March

Thelma Silcock

International Womens Day: Decades of LSA Women Alumni

Budden Lecture Theatre 5.00 – 8.00 pm

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Wednesday 20 March 

This Must Be The Place

This Must Be The Place: Liverpool’s Popular Music Venues

Professor Robert Kronenburg (Architecture)

Leggate Theatre, Victoria Gallery and Museum

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Thursday 2nd May

Off Road, Prof. Dipl. Ing. Christian Moczala

Off Road

Prof. Dipl. Ing. Christian Moczala

5.00pm Budden Lecture Theatre

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Autumn Semester Lectures 2018


Tuesday 25th September

How Food Shapes

Carolyn Steel: How Food Shapes Our World

5.00pm Budden Lecture Theatre

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Tuesday 9th October

LIVERPOOL ARCHITECTURAL SOCIETY

LAS Honan Scholarship 2017 & 2018 Student Presentation

5.30pm Budden Lecture Theatre

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Monday 29th October

Poseidon

Liverpool, by 2020 the world’s first ‘climate positive’ city

11.00am to 12.00pm Budden Lecture Theatre

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Tuesday 30th October

Ibstock Bricks

An Introduction to Brickwork and Innovations in Brickwork

Michael H Thomson Design Advisor at Ibstock brick

13th & 14th November

The Big Connect

The Big Connect

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Tuesday 20th November

Acrylicize

Paul Arad. Acrylicize.
Selling Creativity

17.30 Budden Lecture Theatre

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Tuesday 27th November

Venice Biennale British Council Fellowship

Venice Tales and Fellowships

5.00pm Budden Lecture Theatre

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Thursday 6th December

Ragunath Vasudevan

Pragmatic Parametric Poetry

A talk by Ragunath Vasudevan of
schneider+schumacher

5.00pm Budden Lecture Theatre

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