Lecture Series - Arts University Bournemouth

Poetics of the Performative

Matthew Butcher is an academic, writer and designer. His work has been exhibited at the V&A Museum, London; Storefront for Art and Architecture, New York; The Architecture Foundation, London and the Prague Quadrennial, Prague.

Recent projects and exhibitions include ‘2EmmaToc/Writtle Calling’ a temporary radio station in Essex, ‘Flood House’ a floating architecture developed in collaboration with Jes Fernie and Focal Point Gallery in Southend and The Mansio, a retreat for writers and poets that travelled sites across Hadrian’s Wall in the summer of 2016.

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Lecture by Ola-Dele Kuku – Friday 24th February 2017

BA and MA Architecture students are invited to attend a lecture by architect and artist, Ola-Dele Kuku on Friday 24th February.

The theme of the lecture will be Drawings and Built Images.

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Anthony Caro: Sea Music

Architecture course lecture 10th February 2017

Stephen Feeke

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Lecture by Shumi Bose – Friday 3rd February 2017

Reflecting on Home Economics: The British Pavilion at Venice Architecture Biennale 2016.

Shumi Bose is a teacher, curator and editor based in London. She is a senior lecturer in Contextual Studies for BA Architecture at Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, and teaches History and Theory Studies at the Architectural Association.

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Light + Space

Michael Grubb delivers Architecture Lecture on Light + Space.

Light defines the spaces we use, depicts the stories we tell and affects our well-being. Michael Grubb Studio delivers innovative and creative lighting solutions that address the way we perceive buildings, structures, environments and how we interact with them.

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Lecture by Jessie Brennan – Friday 18th January 2017

Whose Opportunity Area?

Jessie Brennan is a London-based artist whose practice explores the inter-relations between people and places – within increasingly contested sites – informed by their social and political contexts and a direct engagement with the individuals who occupy them.

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Berlin: some buildings and monuments

Architecture Lecture with David Evans – Friday 18th November 2016

David Evans is a writer based in Berlin and a Research Fellow at Birkbeck’s History and Theory of Photography Research Centre.

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RIBA Annual Lecture 2016

AUB hosts RIBA Annual Lecture 2016 with special guest speaker, Architect Glenn Howells of Glenn Howells Architects and the RIBA South West.

Glenn Howells Architects has a rich connection with the South West having designed many exciting and Award-winning projects across the region from RIBA National Award winning Gloucester Services to The Eye at Bristol, and the new Westonbirt Treetop Walkway. He reveals the stories behind some of these iconic and award-winning buildings and projects, and gives us a glimpse into the ethos of the practice established 25 years ago that has won over 120 Awards.

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Nilesh Patel: Three Projects

Lecture by Nilesh Patel, Architect and Filmmaker – Friday 14th October 2016.

Nilesh’s film of Bishop Edward King Chapel has just premiered at the New York Architecture & Design Film Festival, followed by a showing at the Milan Architecture Film Festival.

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Catrina Stewart – Playing the City

Catrina Stewart  


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Architecture Open Lecture Series 2014

This term's Architecture Open Lecture Series focuses on young women academics and practitioners creating and making. The series opens on Friday 30th January with Penelope Haralambidou from...

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Ben Townsend: Squint/Opera

Ben is a Producer for Squint/Opera, a world leader in architectural communication, using digital media, moving image, rendering, sound and interactive technology to “built our reputation on our ability to communicate compelling narratives and construct believable spaces with a strong sense of atmosphere and occasion.” Ben studies architecture at Edinburgh College of Art, working first as a year-out student for Squint/Opera, before joining them after Part 2 as a Producer. Clients have included John McAslan, Allies and Morrison, and Populous. They have offices in London, Melbourne, Abu Dhabi and Sau Paulo.

Friday 29th November 2013

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