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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.


Brazil Still Builds From 29 May. An exhibition at the aa (0171 887 4039).

Wayne McGregor Friday 29 May, 19.00. An artist's talk at the aa.

Ken Worpole Monday 1 June, 18.30. A lecture on 'public spaces and public goods'. At the aa (0171 887 4092).

Preserving Post-War Heritage 3-4 June. An eh conference at the riba (Susanna Zumpe 0171 973 3000).

The Art Nouveau Architecture of Riga 4 June-25 July. An exhibition at the riba Heinz Gallery, 21 Portman Sq, W1. Details 0171 580 5533.

Dr Janis Krastins Thursday 4 June, 18.30. A lecture on Art Nouveau in Riga. At the riba (0171 580 5533). Antoni Malinowski 5 June-4 July. A wall drawing at the riba.

Built Until 6 June. A mixed show of paintings and sculpture at 14-16 Cowcross St, EC1 (0171 700 2850).

J M Imbos and M Vitart Wednesday 10 June, 18.30. A lecture at the aa. Details 0171 887 4039.

Sunand Prasad Thursday 11 June, 18.30. A talk at The Gallery, 77 Cowcross St, EC1 (0171 237 7339).

Garden Conservation in England, Germany and Austria since 193012-14 June. An international symposium at the aa. Details Helen Keen 0171 887 4011.

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

Jean Nouvel Saturday 13 June, 18.30. A lecture at the Royal Academy. Tickets 0171 300 5687.

Cornelia Parker Until 14 June. An exhibition of her transformed objects at the Serpentine Gallery, Kensington Gardens (0171 402 6075).

pfi 98 16-17 June. A conference and exhibition at the Paragon Hotel, Earls Court. Details 0171 970 4741.

Building Winning Teams Wednesday 17 June. A Construction Study Centre event in London. Details 0121 434 3337.

Peter Hall Wednesday 17 June, 18.30. The Annual Urban Design Group Lecture at 77 Cowcross St, EC1. Details 01235 851415.

Fire Safety during the Construction Process Thursday 18 June. A seminar at the riba. Details Sally Barber 0171 307 3681.

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

Victoria Arney Until 26 June. New paintings at Shillam + Smith, 122 Gt Titchfield St, W1 (0171 637 0057).

Making Partnering Work in Practice Friday 26 June. An ibc conference at a London venue. Details John Wilson 0171 453 2107.

Canadian Practice Until 6 July. The work of 16 architects in an exhibition at the riba (0171 580 5533).

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

Aspects of Architecture: Representing Exteriors Until 11 October. An exhibition at the V&A, South Kensington, SW7.


haa and caa Summer Ball Friday 12 June. Details 01920 460511.

Paved with Gold Until 21 June. The urban environment is examined in an exhibition at Kettle's Yard, Castle St, Cambridge. Details 01223 352124.

Cable Fire Hazards Wednesday 1 July. A seminar at the bre, Garston, Watford. Details 01923 664765.

East Midlands

riba cpd Event: Energy Ratings and the Building Regulations Tuesday 9 June, 14.00. At Nottingham. Details 0121 331 4497.

Contaminated Land, New Opportunites Tuesday 16 June. A seminar at Nottingham. Details Jayne Griffiths 01733 334455.

North West

Cityworks 3 - 1998 Until 6 June. Liverpool John Moores' end-of-year show at 98 Mount Pleasant, Liverpool. Details 0151 231 3704.


L N Cottingham 1787-1847: Architect of the Gothic Revival Until 21 June. An exhibition at the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford.

South West

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

riba Business Dinner Friday 3 July, 19.00. At the National Marine Aquarium, Plymouth. Details 01752 265921.


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

riba cpd Event: Adjudication for Contract Administrators Thursday 11 June, 13.00. At the Tralee Hotel, Bournemouth (0117 934 9966).

Turning Green Until 26 June. An exhibition of 'green' extensions and conversions at the Architecture Centre, Narrow Quay, Bristol. Details 0117 911 1540.

Modern Technology in Building Conservation Friday 26 June. The 1998 cotac Conference at the Old Town Hall, Swindon (0171 973 3615).

West Midlands

Recent Projects in Manchester Tuesday 9 June. A Shropshire Society of Architects study day. Details Mark Newall 01743 361261.

Business Winning Presentation Skills Wednesday 10 June. A Construction Study Centre event at Birmingham. Details 0121 434 3337.

Project Partnering Wednesday 17 June. A Construction Study Centre event at Birmingham. Details 0121 434 3337.

Profiting from the Internet Wednesday 17 June. A Construction Study Centre event at Birmingham. Details 0121 434 3337.

Urban Design Road Show Thursday 18 June. A RIBA/RTPI event at the Tally Ho Centre, Birmingham. Details 0121 331 4497.

Walters & Cohen Thursday 25 June, 19.30. A lecture at The Pheasant, New St, Worcester. Details Steve Moore 01584 781338.

cdm Regulations/Planning Supervisor Course 30 June, 7 and 14 July. A 3-day RIBA course at Birmingham (0121 331 4497).

Economics of Faclities Management Tuesday 30 June. A Construction Study Centre event at Birmingham. Details 0121 434 3337.


Joan Fontcuberta: Terrain Vague Until 30 May. Images of post-industrial landscapes at the Graves Gallery, Sheffield.

John Kippin: Histories of the Imagination11 June-4 October. A public artwork for the Rotunda Museum, Scarborough, and Scarborough Castle (01723 374839).


Transforming Architecture: Richard Murphy Architects 3-27 June. An exhibition at the Seagate Gallery, Seagate, Dundee (01382 432 025).

Scott Sutherland School Lecture Series Thursday 4 June, 16.30. At Garthdee Rd, Aberdeen. Details of speaker 01224 263500.

Working with the cdm Regulations Monday 8 June. A Construction Study Centre event at Aberdeen. Details 0121 434 3337.

Edward Piper: Circles of Stone Until 5 July. Photographs at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery, 1 Queen St, Edinburgh.


Alvar Aalto in Seven Buildings Until 16 August. An exhibition at the Netherlands Architecture Institute, Rotterdam (003110 4401200).

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


'These forms have an architectural presence which in the modern experience of glass objects has little precedent - except perhaps in the unrealised projects of Mies van der Rohe,' writes David Whiting in his introduction to the exhibition by Bernard Dejonghe at Galerie Besson, 15 Royal Arcade, 28 Old Bond St, London W1 until 26 June (Tues-Fri 10.00-17.30). Details 0171 491 1706.

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