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.

Guest Lecture Series

We are very sad that due to the current circumstances this semesters guest lecture series is postponed. We will be announcing revised dates in due course.

Spring Semester Lectures 2020


The series will run every Thursday evening from Thursday 30th January through to Thursday 7th May with a break for Easter.

Thursday 6th February

M’Hamid Oasis Morocco

M’Hamid Oasis Morocco

Screening and Directors Discussion

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Thursday 13th February

Reilly teaching in the Liverpool School of Architecture, Ashton Street, 1930

Joseph Sharples

Charles Reilly and the Liverpool School of Architecture

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Thursday 27th February

Image © Simpson Haugh

Ian Simpson

One Blackfriars, impacting the London skyline

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Thursday 5th March

Urbanistas NW

Urbanistas

SHE-Builds NW

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EVENT POSTPONED

John Meunier

John Meunier

Life and works

We are very sad that due to circumstances outside of everyones’ control this event has been POSTPONED

EVENT POSTPONED

John Meunier and Friends

John Meunier, Patrick Lynch, Alan Dunlop and Simon Henley 

On Intricacy: an evening with John Meunier and friends

We are very sad that due to circumstances outside of everyones’ control this event has been POSTPONED

EVENT POSTPONED

Jim Eyre

Jim Eyre

Wilkinson Eyre

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EVENT POSTPONED

©Brock Carmichael – waterfront montage

Michael Cosser and Chris Bolland

Liverpool Architecture: 45 Years of Progress

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EVENT POSTPONED

Annelie Kvick Thompson

Grimshaw Architects

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EVENT POSTPONED

Stephanie Imbeau procession

Stephanie Imbeau 

Procession

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EVENT POSTPONED

Paul Monaghan

Paul Monaghan 

Founding Director, Allford Hall Monaghan Morris

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Autumn Semester Lectures 2019


Thursday 5th December

Neil Elliott & Andrew Levers

Technology in the Built Environment

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Wednesday 12th February

Between the sand and the sea: Oman’s architectural heritage

Between the sand and the sea

Oman’s architectural heritage

5.30pm-8pm, 502 Teaching Hub

Book here

Tuesday 3rd December

Peripherals Of Performance

Prof Sharada Srinivasan

Peripherals Of Performance

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Thursday 21st November

Carl Turner

Turner Works

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Read the review here

Thursday 14th November

Dave King shedkm

'the technology of serendipity'

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Thursday 7th November

Austin Williams

New Chinese Architecture: Twenty Women Building the Future

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Read the review here

Thursday 31st October

LAS Honan Prize Presentation talk by Matthew Thompson

RIBA North, Mann Island

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Thursday 24th October

Fieldoffice Link

Living with Sky, Water and Mountain

Huang Sheng-Yuan

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Thursday 17th October

Jonathan Falkingham MBE, House

Jonathan Falkingham MBE

House

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Thursday 10th October

British Council and Fellow Andy Lane launching the 2020 Venice Biennale Programme

Image courtsey of Andy Lane

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Thursday 3rd October

CJ Lim

Smartcities, Resilient Landscapes and Eco-warriors

Booklaunch and Lecture

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Thursday 26th September

Vivian Sin

Resilient Infrastructure - How Infrastructure shapes our cities

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