Wednesday, 19 December 2012

Exhibition: A Women's Photographic Journey Across the Interface

Walk the Walk: A Women's Photographic Journey Across the Interface is a photographic exhibition looking at connections across the interface between the Falls Road and Shankill Road.

The exhibition runs during the last two weeks of December 2012 in the Falls Road Library and during the first two weeks of January 2013 in the Shankill Road Library.

The closing event will be held in the Shankill Road Library on Friday 11th January at 12.30pm.

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Tuesday, 4 December 2012

York Street Interchange Panel Discussion | Thurs 6 Dec, 11.30am | Ramada Encore Hotel, Belfast

Forum for Alternative Belfast are hosting a Panel Discussion on Thursday 6th December at the Ramada Encore Hotel immediately following the Minister for Regional Developments announcement of the Preferred Option for the York Street Interchange.

The possible option for the York Street Interchange
to be announced Thursday 6th December.

To read about the York Street Interchange proposal and Forum for Alternative Belfast's vision for the project click here for part one of a report by Gary Potter and click here for part two.

"This is an urban design opportunity, not merely a roads project"
Forum for Alternative Belfast

The panel discussion this Thursday 6th December at 11.30am will include Rev Campbell Dixon (St Anne's Cathedral), Patricia Freedman (Cathedral Quarter Steering Group) and John Mc Corry (North Belfast Partnership Board). There will also be representation from the University of Ulster and the local neighbourhood groups and businesses closely affected by the decision.

Sunday, 2 December 2012

Connecting Territories | Mon 3 - Sun 9 Dec | Obel, Donegall Quay, Belfast

Connecting Territories is an exhibition organised by McGarry Moon Architects that illustrates the work of ten innovative architecture practices from across the UK and Ireland exploring the essence of dwelling.

Exhibitors include, Rural Design, ODOS Architects, Fergus Purdie Architects, Steve Larkin Architects, ICOSIS Architects, Rural Office for Architecture, McGarry-Moon Architects , ALMA-NAC, Jonathan Hendry Architects and STRM Architects.

The exhibition will be held on the ground floor of the Obel, Donegall Quay, Belfast all this week (Mon 3 - Sun 9 Dec)

Discussion with Aidan McGrath | Thurs 6 Dec, 1pm
Partner in McGonigle McGrath Architects and former PLACE Director Aidan McGrath will host a discussion of the work on show at Connecting Territories. Everyone welcome.

CPD Event | Fri 7 Dec, 12 - 3pm
CPD talks (RIBA registered) from Internorm Windows, STO Render and other tbc.