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A regional guide to current and forthcoming exhibitions, lectures, conferences and seminars, selected to meet readers' cpd needs. Information for inclusion should be sent to Andrew Mead at The Architects' Journal at leasttwo weeks before publication.


Jeff Kipnis Wednesday 6 May, 18.30. A lecture at the AA, 36 Bedford Sq, WC1. Details 0171 887 4039.

Cinematecture and Archiectography Friday 8 May. A conference at the aa. Details 0171 887 4092.

Tayler & Green 1938-1973 Until 8 May. An exhibition at the Prince's Institute, 14 Gloucester Gate, NW1. Details 0171 916 7380.

Thomas Allom Until 9 May. An exhibition at the riba Heinz Gallery, 21 Portman Sq, W1 (0171 580 5533).

Touching the Earth Lightly Until 9 May. An exhibition at the riba on ahmm's sustainable school in Essex. The Palace of Projects Until 10 May. An installation at The Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, by Ilya and Emilia Kabakov (0171 336 6803).

Fumihiko Maki Monday 11 May, 18.30. A lecture at the aa. Details 0171 887 4039.

Zaha Hadid Tuesday 12 May, 19.00. A lecture at the rca, Kensington Gore, SW7. Tickets 0171 590 4444.

udg 20th Anniversary Boat Trip Wednesday 13 May. Leaves Charing Cross Pier at 18.30 (01235 851415).

Risk Management in the Construction Industry Thursday 14 May. An ibc conference in London. Details 0171 453 2117.

Wolf Prix Thursday 14 May, 18.30. A lecture at the aa. Ticket required. Details 0171 887 4039.

Cast of Characters Until 14 May. Exhibition of work by Wood &Wood. At Pentagram, 11 Needham Rd, W11 (0171 431 8614).

Chris Wilkinson Thursday 14 May, 19.00. An Art & Architecture lecture at The Gallery, 70 Cowcross St, EC1. Details 0171 377 6148.

Burghers in Suburbia: Holland 1998-2010 Saturday 16 May. A conference at the aa (0171 887 4092).

Vong Phaophanit: Atopia Until 17 May (daily). An installation inthe ballroom of the Royal Festival Hall.

Ke Da Ke Xiao Until 22 May. An exhibition at the Architectural Association, 36 Bedford Sq, WC1. Details 0171 887 4039.

Balkrishna Doshi Until 22 May. An exhibition at the East London School of Architecture, Holbrook Rd, E15. Details 0181 849 3681.

Asia City Until 23 May. An exhibition at the Photographers' Gallery, 5 Gt Newport St, WC2. Details 0171 831 1772.

Future Systems Until 24 May. An exhibition at the ica, The Mall, SW1. Details 0171 930 6393.

Contemporary Portuguese Architecture Until 31 May. At the Architecture Foundation, 30 Bury St, SW1. Details 0171 839 9389.

Kisho Kurokawa Until 13 June. An exhibition at the riba Architecture Centre. Details 0171 580 5533.

Building Types in London Saturday 20 June. A Buildings of England conference at the Paul Mellon Centre, 16 Bedford Sq, WC1 (0171 580 0311).

A Renaissance Enigma Until 12 September. The 'North Italian Album' - an exhibition at the Soane Museum, 13 Lincoln's Inn Fields, WC2.


John Pringle Monday 4 May, 18.30. A lecture at the Architecture Centre, 6 King's Parade, Cambridge.

Healthier Homes - Indoor Air, Health and Housing Wednesday 6 May. A bre seminar at Garston, Watford. Details 01923 664765.

AJ Working Details Until 14 May. At the Architecture Centre, 6 Kings Parade, Cambridge (01223 324157).


Working with cdm Regulations Monday 11 May. A Construction Study Centre event at Newcastle. Details 0121 434 3337.

Becoming a Planning Supervisor 12-14 May. A Construction Study Centre event at Newcastle. Details 0121 434 3337.

North West

Glass, Light and Space Until 9 May. An exhibition about the potentialof glass in architecture. At the Museum of Science and Industry, Manchester. Details 0161 832 2244.

Frans Sam (Coop Himmelblau) Thursday 21 May, 19.30. A lecture at the Grenfell Baines Gallery, Vernon St, Preston. Details Peter Trebilcock 0161 973 1505.

South East

Richard Bryant Until 10 May. Architectural photographs on show at the De la Warr Pavilion, Bexhill. Details 01424 787949.

South West

20th Century Architecture 15-17 May. A course centred on the modern buildings (Lescaze etc) at Dartington Hall. Details Lyn Brown 01803 866688.

Art, Architecture and Design in Devon 1910-58 Until 30 May. An exhibition at the Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Queen St, Exeter.


Sustainable Building Fair Saturday 9 May. At the Council Offices, Brympton Way, Yeovil.

The Waterfront and Urban Design in Bristol Friday 15 May. A one-day udg conference. Details Maxine Lamb 01225 446525.

Bath: All Shook Up, 1970-2000 16 May-7 June. An exhibition by Aaron Evans Associates at the Building of Bath Museum, Bath (01225 466234).

riba cpd Event: Adjudication for Contract Administrators Tuesday 19 May. At Gloucs. County Cricket Club, Bristol. Details 0117 934 9966.

West Midlands

riba cpd Event: New Construction Act Thursday 7 May, 16.00. A seminar at Birmingham (0121 331 4497).

Durable Concrete Thursday 7 May. A bca course at Walsall. Details 01344 725763.

Working with jct Minor Works Contracts Thursday 7 May. A Construction Study Centre course at Birmingham. Details 0121 434 3337.

Building Winning Teams Tuesday 12 May. A Construction Study Centre event at Birmingham. Details 0121 434 3337.

Azman Owens Thursday 21 May, 19.30. A lecture at The Pheasant, New St, Worcester. Details 01584 781338.


Architectural Decoration 1900 18-22 May. A conference at the University of York. Details 01904 433963.


Nine + One Until 6 May. Recent Dutch architecture at the rias Gallery, 15 Rutland Sq, Edinburgh.

Scott Sutherland School Lecture Series Thursday 7 May, 16.30. At Garthdee Rd, Aberdeen. Details of speaker 01224 263500.

The City after Patrick Geddes 8-10 May. An international symposium at the University of Edinburgh. Details 0131 650 8971, fax 0131 226 6570.

Ron Arad Wednesday 20 May, 18.00. A lecture at Glasgow Film Theatre. Tickets 0141 332 8128.

Urban World 98 19-21 May. A conference at the Scottish Exhibition & Conference Centre, Glasgow. Details Lisa Collins 0171 973 6404.

Edward Fellows Until 29 May. An exhibition at the Matthew Gallery, 20 Chambers St, Edinburgh. Details 0131 650 2306.


Earth Construction 11-15 May. A practical and theoretical course at the Centre for Alternative Technology, Machynlleth. Details 01654 703743.

Is Brown the New Green? Tuesday 19 May, 10.00. The rsaw Spring School 1998 at Theatr Brycheiniog, Brecon. Details 01222 762215.


Lisbon/Expo '98 3-5 June. An riba trip to explore opportunities in Portugal. Details 0171 307 3684.

Brazil 16-30 August. An udal-badged interdisciplinary study visit. Cost £1500-1750. Details 0171 911 5000 x3343.

Collages by David Wild (whose two houses side-by-side in Camden were featured in aj 20.3.85 and 26.4.89) are on show at the aa, 36 Bedford Sq, London WC1 until 22 May (0171 887 4039). They are also in a Hyphen Press book, Fragments of Utopia: Collage Reflections of Heroic Modernism (£28).

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