Footprint's 5 things to do this week
This week’s events include London Festival of Architecture and SEDA’s AGM
London Festival of Architecture
When 1 June – 30 June
Where Various locations around London
A month long, London-wide exploration of architecture opens this week. See the website for all the events.
SEDA Conference & AGM 2013: Designing for Health & Well-being
When 31 May -1 June
Where Phoenix Centre, Newton Dee Village, Bieldside, Aberdeen
In tribute to and celebration of SEDA co-founder Howard Liddell, this year’s SEDA conference will look at how design promotes well-being and can affect health – not just in terms of buildings but also in the wider ecological context.
Visit Grow Up Box
When 25 May – 29 September, Weekends and Bank Holidays 10am -6pm
Where Marlborough Playground, Union Street, London
The crowd-source funded Grow Up Box is an urban aquaponic farm and a model for commercial urban farming. It grows herbs and salad in water tanks that are fertilized by fish fed on sustainable fish food.
Building Tour – The Crystal by Wilkinson Eyre Architects
When 29 May, 6.30pm - 7.30pm
Where The Crystal, Western Gateway, London
Architect Sebastian Ricard of Wilkinson Eyre Architects is giving a guided tour of Siemens’s low-energy exhibition-cum-conference centre. Organised by the AIA UK Chapter.
Doing Architectural Education Differently - CAT Architecture Exhibition
When Until 10 June, 10.00am - 4.00pm weekdays only
Where NEST (Glenn Howells Architects), 321 Bradford Street, Birmingham
Students on the Centre for Alternative Technology’s Part 2 course are exhibiting their work at the offices of Glen Howells Architects.